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May 17, 2024 2:37 p.m.
Film review: The imaginary friends of ‘IF,’ despite strong acting, are easily outgrown

Cailey Fleming and Steve Carell play Bea (left) and Blue (right) in “IF.” Directed by John Krasinski, the live-action animated film released in theaters Friday. (Courtesy of Paramount Pictures)

“IF” has the concept, star power and budget to be this summer’s iconic family blockbuster – if it had only met its full potential.
Director John Krasinski’s new film revealed itself in theaters Friday, unveiling the absurd creatures hiding just out of sight amid a tenderhearted family drama.

By Martin Sevcik


May 14, 2024 11:32 a.m.
Second Take: Broadway must ditch musical film adaptations for original stories

This post was updated May 14 at 8:36 p.m.
Mainstream movie musicals are taking over the theater at an alarming rate, even faster than an Andrew Lloyd Webber hook can weave its way into your psyche.

By Reid Sperisen

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