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After a 14-year-old boy falls into freezing water and his pulse stops, prayers and medical workers both seem to play a role in his recovery. [...]
Mon, Apr 15, 2019
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After years of being called to task for sidelining female filmmakers, studios as a whole continue to rely overwhelmingly on men to lead productions. [...]
Mon, Apr 15, 2019
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“Little,” a comedy in the kid-adult switcheroo tradition of “Big” and “Freaky Friday,” came in second place. [...]
Sun, Apr 14, 2019
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The actress has been beaten down in “Us,” “The Handmaid’s Tale” and much more, but her new film, set in the world of ’90s rock, may be even bleaker. [...]
Sun, Apr 14, 2019
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The star, along with Rihanna and his “Atlanta” collaborators, crafts a freewheeling paean to the pleasures of taking it easy. [...]
Sun, Apr 14, 2019
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New films by Donald Glover and Beyoncé and an Easter Sunday Service from Kanye West are competing for buzz this year. [...]
Sat, Apr 13, 2019
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The first feature from the director Hiro Murai restages and remixes Gambino songs like “This Is America” and “Summertime Magic.” [...]
Sat, Apr 13, 2019
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The musician and TV creator’s new project, a 55-minute film with Rihanna, is available now to stream on Amazon. [...]
Sat, Apr 13, 2019
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The new teaser trailer also showed the return of familiar characters like Leia Organa and Lando Calrissian. [...]
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
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If “Bird Box” seemed like an ocular companion to the aural deprivation of “A Quiet Place,” this new film feels like a kind of prequel. [...]
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
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The newest clip for the Disney remake includes hardly any music. Why? And why does the promo for “Anna” make it seem oddly familiar? [...]
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
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A figure of such stature as Mikhail Gorbachev is an awkward fit for a documentary by Werner Herzog, a director whose non-fiction work has chiefly focused on extraordinary personalities and experiences excluded from history books. As such, it’s not overall surprising that his latest, Meeting Gorbachev (co-directed with his frequent producer André Singer), should be hamstrung by its subject, a man who withstood unimaginable political pressure and media scrutiny as he navigated, if not orchestrated, one of the most momentous chapters of the 20th century.  As Herzog explained in a masterclass held during the 50th Visions du Réel documentary film [...]
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
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She talks about playing the poet Emily Dickinson as an unlikely L.G.B.T.Q. hero and the sexist opposition that tried to silence her. [...]
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
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Receiving its world premiere tomorrow in the Launch section of the 2019 SFFILM Festival, Tom Quinn’s sophomore feature Colewell stars Karen Allen, whose filmography runs from intimate dramas to some of contemporary cinema’s biggest blockbusters, as a clerk in a small town post office whose way of life — and, actually, her life itself — are imperiled when her branch is scheduled for closure. Inspired, as Quinn relates below, from learning of an instance in which a town was literally erased from a map, Colewell is a gentle, melancholic film, one inflected by bursts of real anger and sorrow, that [...]
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
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The film’s underground characters and those behind bars share many conditions; the film in effect dramatizes the issues surrounding mass incarceration. [...]
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
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