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  • I Am Not Your Negro
  • I Am Not Your Negro (PG-13)

    Raoul Peck's galvanizing documentary reacquaints viewers with one of the most powerful voices of the civil rights era, the great novelist, playwright, and essayist James Baldwin. more...
  • Last Days in the Desert
  • Last Days in the Desert (PG-13)

    In this meditative art film, writer-director Rodrigo García imagines a key episode in the life of Jesus from both a spiritual and a psychological perspective. more...
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  • The Lady in the Van
  • The Lady in the Van (PG-13)

    The homeless, mentally ill woman who spent 15 years camping in the driveway of playwright Alan Bennett has given him material for a short story, a play (staged in the West End and adapted by BBC Radio), and now a film, starring Maggie Smith in a role that seems tailor-made for her drollery. more...
  • Fences
  • Fences (PG-13)

    August Wilson wouldn't entrust the movies with his Pulitzer Prize-winning play Fences (1983) unless it was given to a black director; he's gotten his wish with Denzel Washington, though Washington doesn't really direct the story so much as get out of its way. more...
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  • Sing Street
  • Sing Street (PG-13)

    John Carney's dramas of musical invention (Once, Begin Again) are delicate undertakings; the same gentleness and naivete that make them adorable can also make them twee. more...
  • Rules Don't Apply
  • Rules Don't Apply (PG-13)

    Warren Beatty's engrossing drama about Howard Hughes in Hollywood shares less in common with Martin Scorsese's diligent Hughes biopic The Aviator than with the Coen brothers' tinseltown fantasy Hail, Caesar!, in which history is chewed, stretched, and rechewed like bubble gum. more...
  • Genius (PG-13)

    Good editors strive to make themselves invisible, which is what makes this affectionate biopic of Maxwell Perkins—who guided Hemingway, Fitzgerald, and Thomas Wolfe into print—such an odd surprise. more...
  • Lion
  • Lion (PG-13)

    This unabashedly emotional drama is based on a memoir by Saroo Brierley, who was only five when he got separated from his family in rural India and ultimately wound up fending for himself in Calcutta. more...
  • The Sense of an Ending
  • The Sense of an Ending (PG-13)

    Julian Barnes's engrossing novel about an old, divorced Londoner radically reassessing his past gets a conventional but penetrating treatment from director Ritesh Batra (The Lunchbox) and the perfectly cast Jim Broadbent and Charlotte Rampling. more...
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  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople
  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG-13)

    In the mountains of New Zealand, a troublesome foster child (Julian Dennison) is delivered into the care of an elderly couple (Sam Neill, Rima Te Wiata), and ultimately he and the old man must go on the run, fending for themselves in the wild. more...
  • Things to Come
  • Things to Come (PG-13)

    Isabelle Huppert stars as a respected philosophy professor whose field of study comes in handy when her husband of many years, played by André Marcon, announces that he's moving in with a younger woman. more...
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