Academy Cinemas

Venue name: Academy Cinemas
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Address: 1003 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena
91106
  • Time Out says
    • 5 out of 5 stars
    Christopher Nolan’s overwhelming, immersive and time-bending space epic, Interstellar, makes Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity feel like a palate cleanser for the big meal to come. Where Gravity was brief, contained and left the further bounds of the unive...
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  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    You have to hand it to Andy and Lana Wachowski: They don’t do things by halves. Fresh from blending dystopian sci-fi, period drama, cannibalism and just about everything else under the sun in 2012’s gloriously insane Cloud Atlas, they’ve taken a s...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    Anyone with fond memories of the books or a dusty Paddington bear sitting on a shelf in their childhood bedroom can rest easy—this first-ever movie take on Peru’s furriest export is a cuddly, thoughtful triumph. But not too cuddly: The beauty of t...
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  • Time Out says
    • 2 out of 5 stars
    The blockbusting Night at the Museum series—of which this is the third and apparently final installment—does a big song-and-dance about peppering its CGI-heavy action sequences and kid-friendly slapstick with just a hint of something worthy and ed...
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  • Time Out says
    • 2 out of 5 stars
    Jury duty, head lice, chlamydia—just a few of the things we'd hoped to get before a sequel to 2010's utterly inessential Hot Tub Time Machine. To that movie's small credit: Whenever star John Cusack smirked and shambled his way out of midlife cris...
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  • Time Out says
    • 4 out of 5 stars
    Hidden codes, secret meanings and mixed messages pulse through the reliable, old-fashioned, buzzing copper wires of true-life period drama The Imitation Game. Snappy and not too solemn, but perhaps not as much of a psychological puzzle as it could...
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  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    When the dismal Taken 2 became France’s biggest-ever global hit, a third instalment was inevitable. The only question was: Would writer-producer Luc Besson and director Olivier Megaton be happy just to coast along, offering audiences another brain...
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  • Time Out says
    • 3 out of 5 stars
    For the past few years, Disney has been redefining its house style on dual tracks: the conscientious princess play of Tangled and Frozen alongside the Comic-Con sensibility of movies like Wreck-It Ralph and now this one. Big Hero 6 has been adapte...
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