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The Spanish actor Gustavo Salmerón stitches together an affectionate, frank portrait of his indomitable mother in this family documentary. [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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To the extent that “Mortal Engines” resembles anything, it’s other movies, which it plunders with a landfill-diving zeal that suits the surviving populace. [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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The director of animated classics like “Spirited Away” reflects on his career in this documentary. [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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The director Sandra Luckow chronicles her brother’s mental illness. If this is a subject matter that has touched your life, you ought to see this movie. [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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More than eight hours long and harrowing to watch, Wang Bing’s “Dead Souls” is a necessary look at China’s brutal re-education camps for “rightists.” [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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The director’s new film tells the story of his childhood in Mexico — but seen from the vantage of the domestic worker who raised him. [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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Sandra Bullock, Sarah Paulson and a strong cast appear in this sci-fi thriller adapted from a novel by Josh Malerman. [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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What you need to know from Wednesday’s TV, music and movie news. [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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The couple in this adaptation of James Baldwin’s novel are loving while black, an existential truth that is turned into a nightmare. [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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Long ago, in the dark ages of my childhood, we watched movies on broadcast television and non-premium cable like savages. In this primordial time, bereft of binging and Blu-rays, TV was where movies went to have their aspect ratios cruelly chopped and all the good bits edited out. The only joy came from seeing how censors would creatively shoehorn nonsensical profanity substitutes into everything from Back to the Future to Scarface. “This town is like a great big chicken waiting to be plucked.” Basically the same thing. “You caused 300 bucks damage to my car you son of a butthead.” [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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The actor is earning — and savoring — Oscar buzz for the first time in his career, for his work in “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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The Screen Actors Guild went for some very popular films, and some Oscar contenders should be worried about being shut out. [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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Following its world premiere at last month’s IndieMemphis, Factory25 has released the first trailer for Jobe’z World, Michael M. Bilandic’s follow-up to his 2013’s art world satire Hellaware. This film looks to borrow from the After Hours formula of a New York City night gone wrong, as roller-blading, drug dealing Jobe (Jason Grisell) bares witness to the death of a celebrity client (Theodore Bouloukos). Featuring a robust ensemble and cinematography by Sean Price Williams, Jobe’z World is set for release on January 11. [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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The Library of Congress has chosen 25 films for induction into its registry, including “My Fair Lady,” “Rebecca,” “Broadcast News,” “Brokeback Mountain” and “Eve’s Bayou.” [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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The research, covering 2014 to 2017, also showed the power of films that pass the Bechdel test, in which two female characters discuss something other than a man. [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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