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Review: Darkest Hour

— by RON WILKINSON — Gary Oldman comes out swinging as Winston Churchill in this period piece set during four weeks at the outset of World War II. A hard-drinking, cigar-smoking curmudgeon who bullies everyone in sight, he appears to have been put in a position nobody else wanted, that o[...]

Under Review: ‘Hanna’

— by ADAM POYNTER — “Hanna” is a new thriller from director Joe Wright (“The Soloist” and “Atonement”), who has worked with the young Saoirse Ronan before, but is a newcomer to directing action. Focus Features and Sony Pictures Entertainment have given Wright[...]

Seven Clips from ‘Hanna’

— by ALEXA MILAN — Around this time last year, Chloe Moretz was dropping F-bombs and attacking criminals as pint-sized vigilante Hit Girl in “Kick-Ass.” Now “Atonement” and “The Lovely Bones” star Saoirse Ronan is the underage, gun-toting assassin in &[...]