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Movies: ‘The Shack,’ ‘Logan,’ ‘Before I Fall’


    A folksy Octavia Spencer serving up homemade baked goods is the vision of the divine in “The Shack,” Stuart Hazeldine’s nondenominational, magical realist, faith-based drama, an adaptation of the best-seller by William P. Young, writes Katie Walsh with the Tribune News Service.

It’s easy to have some flippant fun with the premise of “The Shack” because the framing story is profoundly dark and depressing, rendered in the style of a soap opera or TV movie, heavy on the voice-over, the flashbacks, the haunting memories. Read more

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