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  • Taipei Story (NR)

    A turning point in the history of Taiwanese cinema, Edward Yang's 1985 masterpiece suggests a rough parallel with Abbas Kiarostami's Close-up in relation to Iranian cinema by virtue of featuring the other key Taiwanese filmmaker, Hou Hsiao-hsien, in a leading role, much as Mohsen Makhmalbaf is featured in Kiarostami's film. more...
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  • Tangerines
  • Tangerines (NR)

    An Estonian box maker, left behind in the Caucasus Mountains after most of his countrymen have fled the Georgian civil war, gets pulled into the conflict when he shelters a Georgian soldier and an Abkhazian rebel who are both badly wounded in a nearby skirmish. more...
  • Tango Glories (Fermin)
  • Tango Glories (Fermin) (NR)

    A lonely psychiatrist comes out of his shell as he pieces together the history of his institution's most mysterious patient, an 85-year-old man who speaks only in lyrics to old tango songs. more...
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  • TCM Presents Singin' in the Rain 60th Anniversary Event (NR)

    One of the shining glories of the American musical, this 1952 feature was fabricated (by screenwriters Betty Comden and Adolph Green) around a collection of old songs written by producer Arthur Freed and brought to bright, brash, and exuberant life by directors Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly. more...
  • Tetro (NR)

    For his first original screenplay since The Conversation (1974), Francis Ford Coppola drew on memories of his parents, both classical musicians, and he invests the movie's early scenes, shot in black and white among the old-world architecture of Buenos Aires, with all the control and delicacy of a piano sonata. more...
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  • Theater of War (NR)

    A longtime admirer of Bertolt Brecht, documentary maker John Walter goes behind the scenes at the Public Theater's 2006 staging of Mother Courage and Her Children in Central Park. more...
  • The Third Man (NR)

    It once was praised as a sharply realistic study of American idealism (in the person of pulp novelist Joseph Cotten) crushed by European cynicism (embodied by war profiteer Orson Welles), but today it's the extravagant falsity that entertains—from Welles's "cuckoo clock" speech to the crazy camera angles and madly expressionist lighting chosen by director Carol Reed. more...
  • This Is Not a Film (NR)

    In December 2010, Iran's Revolutionary Court declared writer-director Jafar Panahi (The Circle, Crimson Gold) to be guilty of propaganda against the state, sentenced him to six years in prison, and banned him from filmmaking for 20 years. more...
  • Throne of Blood (NR)

    Akira Kurosawa's remarkable 1957 restaging of Macbeth in samurai and expressionist terms is unquestionably one of his finest works—charged with energy, imagination, and, in keeping with the subject, sheer horror. more...
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  • Time to Choose
  • Time to Choose (NR)

    Documentary maker Charles Ferguson has a reputation for adding fresh perspective to widely reported national crises—the Iraq War (No End in Sight), the 2008 financial collapse (Inside Job)—and this movie about climate change offers a comparatively hopeful assessment of the situation. more...
  • To Catch a Thief (NR)

    Cary Grant is a retired cat burglar on the Riviera and Grace Kelly is the spoiled American rich girl who seems to have the perpetual hots for him, in Alfred Hitchcock's fluffy 1955 exercise in light comedy, minimal mystery, and good-natured eroticism (the fireworks scene is a classic). more...