Laramie Movie Scope

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[Strip of film rule] Laramie Movie Scope is an ongoing series of movie reviews, links and commentary, scoping out the film industry, penned by local film critic Robert Roten, who is a member of the Online Film Critics Society and his reviews are also linked at rottentomatoes.com and the Movie Review Query Engine web site. LARIAT is delighted to post them as a free public service to filmgoers everywhere. [Strip of film rule]

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Playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6, 505 S. 20th:

The Bad Guys[3 stars]
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The Bob's Burgers Movie[3 stars]*
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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness[3 stars]
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Downton Abbey: A New Era[2.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Top Gun: Maverick[3.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Opening this week

Opening on Thursday, May 26 at the Regal Fox Theater 6 in Laramie are the aviation action sequel Top Gun: Maverick and the animated comedy The Bob's Burgers Movie.

The Bob's Burgers Movie[3 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Top Gun: Maverick[3.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Closing this week
(Last shows on Thursday, May 26)

The following movie playing at the Regal Fox Theater 6 in Laramie is likely to leave town on Friday:

The Bad Guys[3 stars]
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Playing at Studio City UW+ARQ®, 2433 E. Grand:

The Bad Guys[3 stars]
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

The Bob's Burgers Movie[3 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness[3 stars]
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Downton Abbey: A New Era[2.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore[2.5 stars]
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Firestarter[1.5 stars]*
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The Lost City[3 stars]
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The Northman[3 stars]
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Sonic the Hedgehog 2[2.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Top Gun: Maverick[3.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Opening this week

Opening on Thursday, May 26 at the Studio City UW+ARQ® theater in Laramie are the aviation action sequel Top Gun: Maverick and the animated comedy The Bob's Burgers Movie.

The Bob's Burgers Movie[3 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Top Gun: Maverick[3.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Closing this week
(Last shows on Thursday, May 26)

The following movies playing at the Studio City UW+ARQ® theater in Laramie are likely to leave town on Friday:

Firestarter[1.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

Sonic the Hedgehog 2[2.5 stars]*
Click here for links to sites with tickets, local show times, and MPAA ratings for this film.

* 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, Metacritic or rottentomatoes web sites:

The Bob's Burgers Movie
Downton Abbey: A New Era
Firestarter
Sonic the Hedgehog 2
Top Gun: Maverick

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

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

A Chiara[3 stars]
Ailey[3 stars]
All Light Everywhere[2.5 stars]
Being the Ricardos[4 stars]
Belfast[4 stars]
Boss Level[3 stars]
The Card Counter[3 stars]
CODA[4 stars]
Convergence: Courage in a Crisis[3 stars]
A Cop Movie[3 stars]
Don't Look Up[4 stars]
Drive My Car[3.5 stars]
Escape from Mogadishu[4 stars]
The Eyes of Tammy Faye[3 stars]
The First Wave[3.5 stars]
Flee[3 stars]
Found[4 stars]
The Hand of God[3 stars]
A Hero[2 stars]
I'm Your Man[3.5 stars]
In the Earth[2.5 stars]
The Lost Daughter[3 stars]
Mass[3.5 stars]
Memoria[2 stars]
The Mitchells vs the Machines[3 stars]
Luca[3.5 stars]
The Paper Tigers[3 stars]
Passing[3 stars]
Petite Maman[3 stars]
Pig[4 stars]
The Power of the Dog[3 stars]
Prayers for the Stolen[2.5 stars]
Pray Away[4 stars]
Procession[3 stars]
Raging Fire[3 stars]
The Rescue[4 stars]
Shiva Baby[2 stars]
Summer of Soul
(...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)
[3.5 stars]
The Summit of the Gods[3 stars]
tick, tick ... BOOM![3 stars]
Titane[2.5 stars]
The Velvet Underground[3 stars]
Vivo[3.5 stars]
The Worst Person in the World[3 stars]
Year of the Everlasting Storm[2.5 stars]

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

Following are links to over 5,000 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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