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    Is 'Dead Poets Society' Ruining Our Schools?

    Okay, it's not. But its vision of the humanities makes them awfully hard to defend.

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    How F---ing Great Is 'The Wolf of Wall Street'?

    Taking one -- or 500-plus -- for the team, a writer counts all the f-bombs in Scorsese's sweary epic.

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    The Greatest Quote Whore of All Time

    eFilmCritic regularly "honors" the critics most willing to furnish studios with poster-ready quotes, but this year, one is in a category all his own.

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    Netflix's 77,000 "Alt-Genres"

    Care to pick from "Irreverent Reunited Lovers Werewolf Movies" tonight? The Atlantic breaks down how Netflix micro-organizes its titles.

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    A Film Critic Reached Out for Help In Hard Times. He Got It.

    With rent coming due and no way to pay, Craig D. Lindsey asked for assistance. He got much more than that.

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    The 'Wolf of Wall Street' Debate in a Single Tweet

    Many great words have been written about Martin Scorsese's epic of debauchery, but it only takes 140 characters to sum them up.

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    'Frozen' Doesn't Treat Its Audience Like Children

    Some critics are concerned the Disney movie may be too sophisticated or unsettling for children. They are wrong.

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    Viewers' Passionate, Personal Suggestions for the National Film Registry

    A staffer at the Library of Congress digs into the archives to show how people suggest movies for permanent preservation.

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    Meet the Real Star of '12 Years a Slave': Brad Pitt's Floating Head

    Lionsgate is asking the film's Italian distributors to stop using posters that reduce the film's black subject to a visual footnote.

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    The Dissolve's Movie of the Year Is 'Her'

    Spike Jonze's futuristic romance topped the first year-end list from Pitchfork's movie-focused sister site.

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