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Even by the low standards of this type of live-action, family friendly comedy, Show Dogs is especially lame.

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Cannes 2018: Table of Contents

An updating table of contents for all of our video and written dispatches from the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.

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Amazon Revisits Classic Tale of Picnic at Hanging Rock

A review of the new Amazon series, "Picnic at Hanging Rock."

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Elisha Christian on "Columbus" and "Everything Sucks!"; Superheroes and neoliberalism; Istanbul Film Festival soldiers on; Chatting with William H. Macy; Belafonte and Clark.

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Cannes 2018 Video #5: Capharnaüm, The First of Many and More

Our fifth video dispatch from the 2018 Cannes Film Festival features reviews of "Capharnaüm," "The First of Many" and more.

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Cannes 2018: Hirokazu Kore-Eda wins Palme d'Or; Gilliam's Man Who Killed Don Quixote Film Closes the Fest

Hirokazu Kore-eda's "Shoplifters" took the Palme d'Or and Asia Argento reiterated her allegations against Harvey Weinstein at the awards ceremony.

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Cannes 2018: The Wild Pear Tree, plus awards predictions

Ben Kenigsberg reviews Nuri Bilge Ceylan's "The Wild Pear Tree" and makes predictions for the 2018 Cannes awards.

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Cannes 2018: Palme des Whiskers

Our annual report on the best cat performances from Cannes 2018.

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Cannes 2018: Ayka, Knife + Heart

A dispatch on two of the final Cannes competition films of 2018.

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Cannes 2018: Dogman, Capernaum

Reviews from the Cannes Film Festival of two competition titles, Matteo Garrone's Dogman and Nadine Labaki's Capernaum.

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Cannes 2018: John David Washington on the Emotional Roller-Coaster of Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman

At Cannes, John David Washington, a son of Denzel, discusses his breakthrough performance as an African-American cop who infiltrated the Klan.

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Cannes 2018 Video #4: BlacKkKlansman, Fahrenheit 451 and More

Our fourth video dispatch from the 2018 Cannes Film Festival features reviews of "BlacKkKlansman," "Fahrenheit 451" and more.

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Cannes 2018: Under the Silver Lake, Burning, Sofia

Three reviews from the Cannes Film Festival, including the latest from "It Follows" director David Robert Mitchell.