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Max Weiss

Max Weiss is the editor-in-chief of Baltimore and a film and pop culture critic. You can catch her movie reviews, Saturdays, on WBAL-TV and read her thoughts on everything from last night's episode of The Good Wife to the latest Godard film @maxthegirl. She also plays a mean cello.


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Review: I Feel Pretty

Despite its mixed message, Amy Schumer vehicle has some laughs and charm.

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Review: Blockers

Yeah, it's a silly premise, but the film delivers the laughs.

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Review: Isle of Dogs

Do you love dogs? Do you love Wes Anderson? Have I got a film for you!

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Review: Love, Simon

Gay teen romance has charm and heart.

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Review: Thoroughbreds

Hitchcock meets Heathers in this intriguing film noir.

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Review: A Wrinkle in Time

Adaptation of the beloved children's novel is more well-intentioned than good.

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The Good, The Meh, and The Oh-So Awkward Moments of The 2018 Oscars

From dresses to speeches to the after party, the Academy Awards mostly played it safe.

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Oscar Predictions 2018

After last year's game-changing win by Moonlight, the Oscars are wide open.

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Review: Black Panther

Newest Marvel film is exciting, eye-popping, and thrillingly original—but can it stay that way?

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Review: Fifty Shades Freed

Finally, we are freed of this franchise.

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From MICA to the Academy Awards

Married professors were nominated for their short animated film.

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Review: Hostiles

Revisionist western features strong performances but drives home its theme of tolerance a bit artlessly.

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The Oscar Nominees Are In...

Here are the surprises and snubs.

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Review: Phantom Thread

If this really is Daniel Day-Lewis' last film, what a sendoff.

The Chatter

Former Terp Makes Catch For the Ages

Wide receiver Stefon Diggs shocks the world.

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Review: The Post

Streep and Hanks, together at last!

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Review: I, Tonya

Notorious ice skater Tonya Harding gets sympathetic treatment in this otherwise glib biopic.

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Review: All the Money in the World

Kevin who? Christopher Plummer and co. excel in this stylish and gripping thriller.

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Review: Call Me By Your Name

Luxuriate in this gorgeous and deeply moving film about the joy and pain of first love.

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My Favorite Movies of 2017

In a year that Hollywood was rocked by scandal, great filmmaking still mattered.

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