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  • The Devil and Daniel Johnston

    Like Chicago phenomenon Wesley Willis, singer-songwriter Daniel Johnston became a cult figure in the pop-music underground largely because of his mental illness. more...
  • The Devil Is a Woman

    Josef von Sternberg's final collaboration with Marlene Dietrich (1935) was out of circulation for many years, withheld by Paramount at the request of the Spanish government, which objected to the portrayal of the nation's officials as doom-ridden romantics. more...
  • The Devil, Probably

    Robert Bresson's penultimate feature (1977)—his only original script apart from his early short Affaires publiques and his masterpiece Au hasard Balthazar—is a ringing indictment of the modern world, centered on the suicide of a disaffected 20-year-old Parisian. more...
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  • The Devil's Backbone

    Guillermo del Toro, the Mexican horror specialist whose highly regarded Cronos was followed by the Hollywood misfire Mimic, should recoup his reputation with this neogothic yarn (2001) set in an isolated orphanage for boys during the Spanish civil war. more...
  • Devil's Freedom
  • Devil's Freedom

    Hard to watch and harder to forget, this chilling documentary by Everardo González gathers first-person testimony from the victims and perpetrators of drug cartel violence in Mexico. more...
  • The Devil's Miner

    Kief Davidson and Richard Ladkani's documentary is a powerful indictment of the horrendous treatment of children who toil in hellish Bolivian silver mines. more...
  • Devils on the Doorstep

    A Grand Prix winner at Cannes, this darkly comic antiwar film (2000) is masterfully directed by actor Wen Jiang (Red Sorghum), who stars as a hapless peasant in 1944 China. more...
  • The Devil's Rejects

    Rock musician Rob Zombie made his feature-directing debut with House of 1000 Corpses (2003), a gruesome tribute to 70s horror exploitation movies that was spoiled by its campy excesses and self-conscious montage of clips from classics. more...
  • The Devil's Trap (NR)

    A feudal lord in 16th-century Bohemia enlists a priest of the Inquisition to target the son of a troublesome miller, on the pretense that the boy's vast knowledge of nature must be the result of some satanic bargain. more...
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  • The Dhamma Brothers

    An example of advocacy filmmaking at its most inspired, this 2007 video goes inside a violent maximum-security prison to document a rigorous ten-day Vipassana Buddhist meditation program undertaken by dozens of hard-core criminals, some of them murderers serving life sentences. more...
  • Dheepan
  • Dheepan

    Jacques Audiard is perhaps the only filmmaker in France who makes art-house films that could and should be successful Hollywood blockbusters. more...
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  • Diameter of the Bomb

    Documentarians Steven Silver and Andrew Quigley revisit the 2002 suicide bombing of a Jerusalem bus that left 20 dead and 50 wounded. more...
  • Diary of a Chambermaid
  • Diary of a Chambermaid (NR)

    Léa Seydoux stars in this third screen adaptation of Octave Mirbeau's fin de siècle novel, making the title character more cynical than in Jean Renoir's 1946 adaptation and more downtrodden than in Luis Buñuel's 1964 version. more...