The Lion King
The movie is never less interesting than when it's trying to be the original Lion King, and never more compelling than when it's carving out…
In her latest video dispatch from the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, Chaz Ebert cites Matt Ross' "Captain Fantastic" as one of her favorite films she's seen thus far, and hails its "absolutely amazing" ensemble of child actors. She also highly recommends one of the festival's most acclaimed titles, Maren Ade's "Toni Erdmann," as well as discusses Cristian Mungiu's "Graduation" and David Mackenzie's "Hell or High Water."
Check out the video below for exclusive clips from all four films, along with footage from the Cinéma de la Plage, which projects classic films on its outdoor screen through the festival.
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An interview with the legendary critic J. Hoberman on the release of his book Make My Day.
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