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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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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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Movie Review: The Goldfinch

So-so adaptation is bound to disappoint fans of the novel.

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Movie Review: Brittany Runs a Marathon

You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll buy a pair of running shoes.

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Movie Review: Ready or Not

Gory comedy-horror is destined to be a cult classic.

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Movie Review: Jezebel

Refreshingly honest film about sex work opens the Black Femme Supremacy Film Fest

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Movie Review: Blinded by the Light

Do you have to love Bruce Springsteen to enjoy this film? No, but it helps.

Ravens Watch

How Much Longer Can Justin Tucker Keep This Up?

The reliable Ravens kicker said this week that he hasn’t even entered his prime.

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Movie Review: Luce

Provocative film explores the dangers of white noblesse oblige.

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Movie Review: Good Boys

Raunchy coming of age comedy has lots of laughs—and just as much heart.

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Movie Review: The Kitchen

Great performances can't quite overcome this female centric gangster film's uneven tone.

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Movie Review: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

DiCaprio and Pitt make like Newman and Redford in Tarantino's homage to old Hollywood.

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Movie Review: The Farewell

Is it wrong to not tell grandma she's dying?

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First Trailer for New Harriet Tubman Biopic Debuts

Cynthia Erivo shines as Harriet Tubman in the inaugural look at the fall release.

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Movie Review: The Lion King

Turns out good CGI is no match for real magic and wonder.

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Movie Review: Midsommar

Turns out, bad boyfriends and scary pagan rituals make for an intoxicating mix.

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Movie Review: Yesterday

British fantasy is perfectly diverting, but barely scratches the surface of its intriguing premise.

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Movie Review: Toy Story 4

Yup, they've done it again.

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Movie Review: Late Night

The combination of Mindy Kaling and Emma Thompson proves to be unstoppable.

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