Junot Diaz's short story collection loses its way despite pockets of brilliance.
Despite the musical presence of Talking Heads' David Byrne, St. Vincent's "Love This Giant?" only sporadically displays greatness.
With two powerful lead performances, "The Master" is a haunting and beautiful film.
"Hello" is essentially the movie version of HBO's TV drama "Girls", and shares many of the same flaws as its small screen counterpart.
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While "Centipede Hz" has some tracks reminiscent of classic Animal Collective, the band's most recent album also shows new melodies.