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FilmStruck’s Criterion Channel debuts a revelatory restoration of a horror classic. [...]
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
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A coal miner’s son, he had a long theater, film and TV career, but he was best known as the rebellious antihero in John Osborne’s “Look Back in Anger.” [...]
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
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In the 1930s and '40s, great black actors like Theresa Harris and Clarence Muse were often marginalized in servile Hollywood roles. But the artistry of their performances still stood out. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Our guide to film series and special screenings happening this weekend and in the week ahead. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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A primer of the books and films to get you ready for the Broadway opening of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two.” [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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The first-time nominees Sufjan Stevens and Mary J. Blige join repeat nominees in a category that has always been a mash-up of hits, snoozers and misfires. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Los Angeles is suddenly crawling with basketball royalty like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and Kevin Durant, who are developing TV shows, streaming offerings and movies. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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The latest film from Aardman Animations celebrates the essential silliness of Homo sapiens. There’s soccer, too. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Wes Anderson’s new movie opens a festival that will showcase nearly 400 films. In the face of rising criticism, the event’s director says he’s focused on the audience. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter and Samuel L. Jackson lend their voices to the long-awaited sequel from Brad Bird, writer-director of the original 2004 hit. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Sally Potter directs a very fine cast in a would-be comedy about a calamitously bad evening. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Ben Stillerman — director of Taking Stock, a new film about his father’s South African family business — talks with two other documentary filmmakers about the particular joys and challenges of making films about family. Leah Warshawski is the director of Big Sonia, about her inspiring Holocaust survivor grandmother; Kate Dandel’s Gold Balls is about professional senior tennis and features her father-in-law. Stillerman: I came up with the idea for doing a film about my father and our family business partly because I knew I would have unfettered access to a very interesting person and story. I also knew that [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Ryan Coogler narrates a sequence from his film featuring Chadwick Boseman as T'Challa, a.k.a. Black Panther. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Set in 1953, when the country was under French colonial rule, the story takes place on a plantation that harbors shameful secrets — and an apparition. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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Valeska Grisebach’s film evokes a classic American genre to tease out the contradictions of modern European capitalism. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
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