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Cannes 2014 reviews: 'Foxcatcher' applauded, 'The Captive' panned
Cannes 2014 reviews: 'Foxcatcher' applauded, 'The Captive' panned

Reviews out of the Cannes Film Festival cut both ways. On the one hand, they can serve as an early indicator of films destined for award gold and box-office success. On the other hand, they should be taken with a grain of salt, because they largely represent the trade end of the spectrum and are turned around quickly, without much time for deep contemplation. That said, here's a look at five films that screened recently and which ones came out ahead, behind or somewhere in the middle. "Foxcatcher" catches fancy. Director Bennett Miller's long-awaited first film since "Moneyball" has emerged as the darling of this year's festival, garnering rave...

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