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War Story

Director Mark Jackson’s drama is a chilly study in grief starring Catherine Keener as a war-zone photographer shattered by her experiences in Libya.

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Hercules

Dwayne Johnson tries, but he’s surrounded by poor CGI and a terrible adaptation of yet another comic book. Ian McShane steals what little movie there…

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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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"The Central Park Five": Reviews from Journalism Students

As part of Columbia College Chicago's Columbia Links journalism program for high school students, RogerEbert.com has partnered with the Chicago Urban League and Columbia Links to mentor Chicago area high school students and to give them a platform for their writing. This week, we have reviews of "The Central Park Five". Read more about the Columbia Links program here.

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