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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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The Oscar Nominations Are In...And They're Kind of Boring

We break down the snubs, surprises (spoiler alert: there aren't many), and top contenders.

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Movie Review: 1917

Old-fashioned war film is thrilling and beautiful, if a little corny.

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Movie Review: Little Women

In the hands of Greta Gerwig and her wonderful cast, the classic feels fresh.

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Movie Review: Cats

Far from purr-fect.

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My Favorite Films of 2019

This year, some very famous directors reflected on their careers

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Movie Review: Dark Waters

Anti-corporate film is serious, righteous, and urgent but could've dialed up the entertainment factor just a little bit.

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Movie Review: Marriage Story

All divorces are sad in different ways.

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Movie Review: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers is exactly what we all need right now.

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Movie Review: Knives Out

Finally, something the entire family will agree on this Thanksgiving!

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Movie Review: Ford v Ferrari

If you like fast cars, American gumption, and bromances, have I got a film for you.

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Movie Review: The Irishman

Yes, you need a three and a half hour film about the life and times of Jimmy Hoffa.

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Points South Drag Brunch Searches for New Home After Restaurant's Closure

The Fells Point bar has closed, but Brooklyn Heights assures patrons the show will go on.

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Movie Review: Last Christmas

You'll want to regift this one.

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Movie Review: Harriet

The peerless Underground Railroad conductor gets the biopic she deserves.

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Movie Review: Jojo Rabbit

A fun-loving Hitler? It could've been a disaster. Instead, it's one of the best films of the year.

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Movie Review: Parasite

The haves and the have nots clash in this wickedly dark social satire.

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Movie Review: Pain and Glory

Almodóvar’s most personal film is also his most subdued

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Movie Review: Judy

Renee Zellweger is great as Judy Garland. Now about that singing...

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Movie Review: Joker

Why so serious?

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Movie Review: Hustlers

J-Lo rules in this wildly entertaining crime caper.

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