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  • There are no great surprises, no shocking reveals (except to the characters themselves). But there’s so much to appreciate along the way that it’s a real page-turner. show more

  • While the story is not as mythic or fanciful as it seeks to be, its predictability is trumped by the film's beauty. show more

  • For a kiddie flick, The Book of Life pushes boundaries, as the topic of death is undeniably front and center. But like Mexico’s Day of the Dead, the movie enjoyably, and successfully, mixes the macabre with the celebratory. show more

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