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The Boy Next Door

The Boy Next Door has its share of so-bad-they’re-good moments – and details, and chunks of dialogue – but not nearly enough. Mostly, they’re just…

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Son of a Gun

Avery’s more than capable behind the camera, he just needs to be met halfway by his screenwriting, which dwells in overly familiar territory.

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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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"Change Can Come From Us": Diego Luna, Michael Pena and America Ferrara discuss "Cesar Chavez"

For his first directorial effort in English, Diego Luna tackled the life of the famous activist Cesar Chavez. We sat down with Michael Pena, who plays Cesar Chavez; America Ferrera, who plays his wife Helen Chavez; and Luna to talk about their commitment to telling this important story.

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