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Mechanic: Resurrection

Mechanic: Resurrection suffers from a storyline and script that strains credulity and insults intelligence even by the low bar set by the majority of contemporary…

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Don't Breathe

Don’t Breathe gets a little less interesting as it proceeds to its inevitable conclusion, but it works so well up to that point that your…

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Ballad of Narayama

"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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Don't Breathe
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Southside With You
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The Hollars
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Hands of Stone
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The Sea of Trees
- Brian Tallerico
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The Intervention
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Mia Madre
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In Order of Disappearance
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Complete Unknown
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I Am Not a Serial Killer
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Uncle Kent 2
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Fatima
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Balder and Dash

Gene Wilder 1933 - 2016

A tribute to the late comic genius, Gene Wilder.

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Far Flungers

Islam in Western Cinema: Table of Contents

A table of contents for Omer M. Mozaffar's four-part essay series on Islam in Western cinema.

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The Top 11 Female Film Characters of All Time

All month, the Alliance of Women Film Journalists has been counting down the top 55 female film characters of all time, their "Wonder Women." Exclusively for RogerEbert.com, AWFJ member Susan Wloszczyna takes a look at the top 11.

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Only connect: James Ivory on "Howards End"

Director James Ivory talks about his film adaptation of E.M. Forster's classic novel.

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Far Flungers

Dirty Politics May Ruin Distribution, Oscar Chances of Phenomenal "Aquarius"

Pablo Villaça reports on the sad status of Brazil's government and its possible effect on a phenomenal new film from director Kleber Mendonça Filho.

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Internet aids ignorance; Jerry Lewis at Paramount; African women redefining filmmaking; Malick's American genesis; Our diversity isn't looking very diverse.

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Everything's Manipulated, but to What End?: Robert Greene on "Kate Plays Christine"

An interview with director Robert Greene about "Kate Plays Christine," nonfiction storytelling, a documentarian's honesty and much more.

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A Slice of American History: Tika Sumpter & Parker Sawyers on "Southside with You"

An interview with actors Tika Sumpter & Parker Sawyers about portraying Michelle & Barack Obama on their famous first date in "Southside with You."

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Music is Crucial to Every Film: John Legend on "Southside with You"

An interview with executive producer John Legend about "Southside with You," composing the end credits song "Start" for the film's closing credits and much more.

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Detroit: The New City of American Horror

A look at how Detroit has become the backdrop for horror directors over the last few years and what it says about the city.

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When Barack Met Michelle

Chaz Ebert writes about the Q&A she moderated with the filmmakers of "Southside with You," and her experience of meeting President Obama for the first time.

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Pity and Terror: Fede Alvarez & Stephen Lang on "Don't Breathe"

An interview with writer/director Fede Alvarez and actor Stephen Lang about their new film, "Don't Breathe."