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Rarely has a remake felt more contractually obligated than the 2015 version of Poltergeist.

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I found Jean Boenish’s philosophical musings less than persuasive. And I don’t think my fear of heights was the reason for my bias.

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"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Monsieur Hire

Patrice Leconte's "Monsieur Hire" is a tragedy about loneliness and erotomania, told about two solitary people who have nothing else in common. It involves a…

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Cannes 2015: Table of Contents

The table of contents for coverage of the Cannes Film Festival at RogerEbert.com.

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Video: Chaz Ebert On Cannes Selections "Louder Than Bombs," "Inside Out" and More

Chaz Ebert reports on "Louder Than Bombs," "Inside Out" and more in her new video report from Cannes 2015.

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Cannes 2015: "The Treasure"

A Cannes report on the newest from Corneliu Porumboiu.

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Cannes 2015: Manoel de Oliveira's "Visit, or Memories and Confessions"

Ben Kenigsberg sees the film that Portuguese director Manoel de Oliveira only wanted shown after his death.

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R.I.P. PJ Paparelli; "Rambo II" was the "Sniper" of its day; Amy Berg's "An Open Secret"; "Mad Max: Fury Road" reviewed by mother-in-law; Arielle Holmes goes from addict to actress.

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Cannes 2015: "Dheepan," "Love," "Valley of Love,"

A report on new films by Jacques Audiard, Gaspar Noe, and Guillaume Nicloux.

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Demanders

Home Entertainment Consumer Guide: May 21, 2015

A guide to the latest Blu-ray, VOD, and streaming options, including "Fifty Shades of Grey," "American Sniper," and "Blackhat".

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Feminine mystique of "Mad Max: Fury Road"; "Game of Thrones" controversy; Misunderstood "Starship Troopers"; Letterman changed TV forever; Jon Hamm on "Mad Men" finale.

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Cannes 2015: "Hitchcock/Truffaut," "Green Room," "Love"

Ben Kenigsberg looks at Kent Jones's documentary "Hitchcock/Truffaut," showing in Cannes Classics.

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Cannes 2015: "Youth," "Madonna," "The Assassin"

A report from Cannes 2015 on the latest films from Paolo Sorrentino, Shin Su-won and Hou Hsio-hsien.

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Bill Murray, iPhones and Our One-Handed Species

An essay on how technology has rendered us a one-handed species.

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Cannes 2015: "Youth"

A review of Paolo Sorrentino's latest from Cannes.