Laramie Movie Scope
Laramie Movie Scope is an ongoing series of movie reviews, links and commentary, scoping out the film industry, penned by local film critics Robert Roten and Patrick Ivers. Roten is a member of the Online Film Critics Society. His reviews are also linked at rottentomatoes.com. Both his and Ivers' reviews are linked through the Movie Review Query Engine. LARIAT is delighted to post them as a free public service to filmgoers everywhere.
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This site is normally updated daily, click your browser's refresh or reload button to get the latest version. Click on the underlined movie titles below to read Robert Roten's reviews (links to Movie Review Query Engine reviews of selected films marked by * are also underlined).
Opening this week
Opening on Thursday, February 20, at the Studio City UW+ARQ® theater in Laramie is the adventure film The Call of the Wild. Opening on Friday, February 21 at Studio City is the Korean film Parasite.
Closing this week
The following movies playing at the Studio City UW+ARQ® theater in Laramie are likely to leave town on Friday:
(Last shows on Thursday, )
* Denotes a movie rating derived from calculations based on multiple critic ratings posted on one or more of the following web sites:
Movie Review Query Engine, Metacritic.com, Rottentomatoes.com.
Click on the following movie title links to web pages with synopses, MPAA ratings, running times, critic ratings and movie review links for each of the following movies at the Movie Review Query Engine or rottentomatoes web sites:
Following are links to over 5,000 archived reviews
Reviews or previews of movies
which haven't been shown in Laramie yet
of movies starting with the following letters:
Member, Online Film Critics Society
(If you are going to buy or rent anything from the following sites, please click on the links below before doing so to help support this site. It doesn't cost you any extra money for your purchases)
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