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'Puzzle' is Well Made, but a Few Pieces are Missing

MOVIE REVIEW
Based on the film Rompecabezas, Puzzle is one of those little-known independent films that sneaks into theaters with little to no fanfare, although the fact that it is being promoted “from the producer of Little Miss Sunshine” should help it get noticed somewhat. Puzzle is a quiet, little film about a woman who discovers that jigsaw puzzles are the key to changing her life. While the subject matter doesn’t sound all that exciting, the film really isn’t about puzzles but instead about one finding their voice, or so it appears. It’s also a message film that has its own agenda expecting the audience to agree with the choices of the main character and applaud her “brave” behavior. Frankly, it just feels manipulative.

Directed by Marc Turtletaub, Puzzle’s most impactful scene comes within the first few minutes. We see Agnes (Kelly MacDonald) cleaning up the house and they decorating it for a birthday party. Then we see her serving appetizers while being ignored by the guests. …

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Mandisa has just released her new CD, “Out of the Dark” and you can enter to win a copy of your very own.

Emerging from a three year battle with depression, Mandisa’s first new album in four years, Out Of The Dark, is out now. In addition to her sit down with ABC’s Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts, the GRAMMY® winner has been vulnerably sharing about her life-changing journey and new music with PEOPLE Magazine, FOX News, Huffington Post and more.

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Read my review here.

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