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  • Jack of the Red Hearts (PG)

    In order to raise money to rescue her sister from foster care, a runaway teenager becomes the live-in helper for a family's autistic daughter. more...
  • Jack the Giant Slayer (PG-13)

    The action sequences of this big-budget adventure are a misbegotten hybrid of Shrek and Black Hawk Down, presenting realistic terror and devastation in fairy-tale settings. more...
  • Jack the Giant Slayer 3D (PG-13)

    The action sequences of this big-budget adventure are a misbegotten hybrid of Shrek and Black Hawk Down, presenting realistic terror and devastation in fairy-tale settings. more...
  • Jackie Brown (R)

    Adapting Elmore Leonard's novel Rum Punch for his third feature (1997), Quentin Tarantino puts together a fairly intricate and relatively uninvolving money-smuggling plot, but his cast is so good that you probably won't feel cheated unless you're hoping for something as show-offy as Reservoir Dogs or Pulp Fiction. more...
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  • James White (R)

    James (Christopher Abbott), a directionless party boy in New York City, gets a wake-up call when his wealthy father dies and his mother (Cynthia Nixon), whom the father ditched years earlier for another woman, learns that her cancer is no longer in remission. more...
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  • Jane (PG)

    Growing up in Bournemouth, England, in the 1940s, Jane Goodall would dream that she was a man. "Probably because of the time," she tells Brett Morgen in Jane. more...
  • Jane Eyre (PG-13)

    Charlotte Bronte's heroine has been played by some pretty drippy actresses over the years, but this British adaptation of the 1847 Gothic novel is elevated by a flinty and finely detailed performance from young Mia Wasikowska (Alice in Wonderland, The Kids Are All Right). more...
  • Jane Got a Gun (R)

    Natalie Portman stars in this western from Gavin O'Connor (Pride and Glory), about a woman who asks her former lover to help rescue her outlaw husband more...