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Movie: ‘Broken City’ fails to break standards

Movie: ‘Broken City’ fails to break standards


January 22, 2013

“Tell me things haven't changed!” a corrupt Mayor Hostetler (Russell Crowe) triumphantly calls out in the midst of a political debate, trying to convince his misguided audience that he has improved the living conditions of his jurisdiction. “Broken City,” a crime drama directed by Allen H...

Movie: ‘Gangster Squad’ embellished yet underdeveloped

Movie: 'Gangster Squad' embellished yet underdeveloped

Anjali Bhat

January 15, 2013

Gunshots and glamor oversimplify the problems of a crime-ridden Los Angeles in the 1940’s. Read More »...