Laramie Movie Scope

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[Strip of film rule] Laramie Movie Scope is an ongoing series of movie reviews, news, 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 and his reviews are also linked at rottentomatoes.com and 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. [Strip of film rule]

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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).

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Now Showing

Annie[2 stars]*
Playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6, 505 S. 20th -- Click here for links to web sites with local show times, runtime and an MPAA rating for this film.

Exodus: Gods and Kings[2 stars]*
Playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6, 505 S. 20th -- Click here for links to web sites with local show times, runtime and an MPAA rating for this film.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies[2.5 stars]*
Playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6, 505 S. 20th -- Click here for links to web sites with local show times, runtime and an MPAA rating for this film.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1[3 stars]
Playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6, 505 S. 20th -- Click here for links to web sites with local show times, runtime and an MPAA rating for this film.

Into the Woods[3 stars]*
Playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6, 505 S. 20th -- Click here for links to web sites with local show times, runtime and an MPAA rating for this film.

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb[2 stars]*
Playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6, 505 S. 20th -- Click here for links to web sites with local show times, runtime and an MPAA rating for this film.

Unbroken[3 stars]
Playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6, 505 S. 20th -- Click here for links to web sites with local show times, runtime and an MPAA rating for this film.

Laramie Movie Roundup weekly 10 to 15-minute podcast (MP3 file) featuring Jerrad Anderson of KOWB radio and Robert Roten. Click here for the show

* Denotes a composite (calculated average) rating, using data found at the Movie Review Query Engine or at Metacritic.com.

Click here for Movie Review Query Engine reviews of Annie
Click here for Movie Review Query Engine reviews of Exodus: Gods and Kings
Click here for Movie Review Query Engine reviews of Into the Woods
Click here for Movie Review Query Engine reviews of Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
Click here for reviews of upcoming films at the Movie Review Query Engine
Click here for more reviews and ratings of upcoming films at Metacritic.com
Click here for more reviews and ratings of upcoming films at Rottentomatoes.com

Click here for links to web sites with show times, running times, and MPAA ratings for movies showing in most U.S. metropolitan areas. There are also links to movie information for theaters in Laramie and specific cities in Wyoming and Colorado.

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Coming Attractions:
Reviews or previews of movies
which haven't been shown in Laramie yet

1976 Hunt vs. Lauda[3 stars]
Aerial America: New England Collection[3 stars]
Alan Partridge[3 stars]
The Babadook[4 stars]
Begin Again[4 stars]
Calvary[4 stars]
The Captains Close Up[3 stars]
The Case Against 8[3 stars]
Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me[3 stars]
Enough Said[3 stars]
Filth[2.5 stars]
Finding Vivian Maier[4 stars]
Force Majeure (Turist)[3 stars]
Frank[3 stars]
Frontera[4 stars]
Get On Up[3 stars]
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night[4 stars]
Happy Christmas[3 stars]
The Homesman[3 stars]
The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz[3 stars]
Ivory Tower[3 stars]
The Kill Team[3.5 stars]
Life Itself[3 stars]
Life Partners[2.5 stars]
Life's A Breeze[2.5 stars]
Listen Up Philip[2.5 stars]
The Missing Picture[3 stars]
A Most Wanted Man[3 stars]
Nymphomaniac Vol. 1 and 2[3 stars]
The Skeleton Twins[2 stars]
Snowpiercer[2 stars]
Stand Clear of the Closing Doors[3 stars]
Starred Up[3.5 stars]
The Theory of Everything[4 stars]
Two Days, One Night (Deux jours, une nuit)[3 stars]
Underwater Dreams[3 stars]
We Are the Best! (Vi är bäst!)[3 stars]
Whitewash[3 stars]
Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger[4 stars]

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Bob's review vault[vault button for movie review archive index page]

Following are links to over 4,000 archived reviews
of movies starting with the following letters:

A through B   C through D   E through G   H through I
J through L   M through N   O through Q   R through S   T through Z

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