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

Arrival[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.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them[3.5 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.

Loving[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.

Moana[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.

Moonlight[3.5 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.

Office Christmas Party[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.

Laramie Movie Roundup weekly five minute-plus podcast (MP3 file) featuring Robert Roten.
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* Denotes a movie rating from calculations based on multiple reviews at the Movie Review Query Engine or at Metacritic.com.

Click on the following 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 web site:

Office Christmas Party

Click here for reviews of current and upcoming films at the Movie Review Query Engine
Click here for more reviews and ratings of current and 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

The Academy of Muses (La academia de las musas)[2 stars]
Birth of a Nation (2016)[3 stars]
The Business of Amateurs[3.5 stars]
Captain Fantastic[3 stars]
Denial[3 stars]
Harry & Snowman[3 stars]
Hello, My Name is Doris[2.5 stars]
I Am Not Your Negro[4 stars]
Jackie[3 stars]
Life, Animated[3 stars]
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World[3 stars]
Neruda[3 stars]
O.J.: Made in America[3 stars]
Peter and the Farm[3 stars]
Presenting Princess Shaw[3 stars]
Tower[3 stars]
The Wave[3 stars]
What Happened, Miss Simone?[3 stars]
Zero Days[3 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

Site Navigation:

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Commercial links

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