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Enough Said: Enough Said marks one of the fi­nal ap­pear­ances by the late James Gan­dolfini, play­ing a frumpy, over­weight aca­demic named Al­bert who em­barks on an awk­ward ro­mance with Eva (Ju­lia LouisDrey­fus), a masseuse who, like Al­bert, is a di­vorced par­ent of a teenaged daugh­ter about to leave home for col­lege. The film sparkles within and with­out, just like the rare gem that it is. ★★★★ The Hunger Games: Catch­ing Fire: The sec­ond in­stal­ment of the Hunger Games fran­chise is darker, more ma­ture, it ac­cen­tu­ates yet fur­ther the Or­wellian el­e­ments in the Suzanne Collins nov­els from which it is adapted, and ben­e­fits from another full-blooded per­for­mance from Jen­nifer Lawrence as the war­rior hero­ine, Kat­niss Everdeen. Yet Catch­ing Fire re­mains con­tra­dic­tory, caught in some nether world be­tween night­mar­ish po­lit­i­cal al­le­gory and adolescent es­capism. ★★★ De­tach­ment: Di­rec­tor Tony Kaye’s de­pic­tion of a sub­sti­tute teacher’s hellish ex­pe­ri­ence in a pub­lic high school makes his film Amer­i­can His­tory X seem light­hearted by com­par­i­son. Adrien Brody de­liv­ers a


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