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'71

Led by a fine performance by Jack O’Connell, ’71 balances edge-of-your-seat thrills with surprisingly balanced scenes of drama. Evokes the work of Paul Greengrass and…

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Maps to the Stars

David Cronenberg's film of Bruce Wagner's Hollywood satire-nightmare turns ludicrous situations into operatic tragedy.

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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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An amazing video: 1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die)

We love the exhilarating energy of Jonathan Keogh's short video "1001 Movie You Must See (Before You Die), which uses a montage of cascading images and sounds that express the astonishing variety of experience that is cinema. If you're like us, you may want to watch this more than once, if only to see how many movies you recognize.

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