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Penguins of Madagascar

The pacing is so zany, the jokes are so rapid-fire and the sight gags are so inspired that it’s impossible not to get caught up…

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Horrible Bosses 2

The law of diminishing returns, which has afflicted so many comedy sequels over the years, strikes again in “Horrible Bosses 2,” further proving that just…

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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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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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Horrible Bosses 2
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
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The King and the Mockingbird
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A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
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V/H/S: Viral
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Reach Me
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Extraterrestrial
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The Circle
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Late Phases
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Monk With a Camera
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Happy Valley
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Pulp: a Film About Life, Death & Supermarkets
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She Holds the Eye: Jessica Lange Accepts the Kirk Douglas Award

A tribute to Jessica Lange on her acceptance of the Kirk Douglas Award.

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What About Bob? New Biography Offers Definitive Portrait

An interview with Richard Zoglin, author of the definitive biography of Bob Hope.

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Video Interviews: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley on "The Imitation Game"

An interview with Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley on "The Imitation Game."

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Turkey Day TV Ain’t What It Used To Be

A piece on Mystery Science Theater 3000's "Turkey Day Collection."

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Interview: Benedict Cumberbatch on "Penguins of Madagascar"

An interview with Benedict Cumberbatch.

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The Timeless Power of “The Twilight Zone”

A review of "The Twilight Zone: The 5th Dimension" Limited Edition DVD set.

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Shirley Clarke: Made In America

A piece on two new Shirley Clarke restorations, "Portrait of Jason" and "Ornette: Made in America".

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San Diego Asian Film Festival 2014

A report on films that screened at the 2014 San Diego Asian Film Festival.

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How "Maleficent" subverts Christian symbolism; A crash course in diva; Anne de Mare and Kirsten Kelly on "The Homestretch"; "Sports Night" was Aaron Sorkin at his best; Peter Erskine on "Whiplash."

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Demanders

Home Entertainment Consumer Guide: November 20, 2014

A regular feature on the newest Blu-ray, On Demand, and streaming offerings, including "Mood Indigo," "Tammy," "Jersey Boys," "20,000 Days on Earth," "It Happened One Night," and more.

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AFI Fest 2014: Haunting Stories from Abroad

A report on "Song of the Sea" and "Over Your Dead Body" at the 2014 AFI Fest.

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Mike Nichols: 1931-2014

An obituary for Mike Nichols.