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  • W.

    Oliver Stone tells the story of George W. Bush (Josh Brolin) from his youth as a spoiled, oblivious fuckup to his maturity as a spoiled, oblivious fuckup. more...
  • The Wackness

    Jonathan Levine's funny and sincere coming-of-age drama follows a Jewish B-boy (Josh Peck) from the Upper West Side of Manhattan as he tries to survive the summer of 1994 before going away to college. more...
  • Waco: The Rules of Engagement

    A troubling and fascinating if not entirely satisfactory film documenting the 1993 clash between federal agents and the Branch Davidians, which it argues was almost completely misrepresented in the press at that time. more...
  • Wadi

    In Wadi (1981), Israeli-born filmmaker Amos Gitai presents connections and conflicts among Jews and Arabs living in a valley of his native Haifa; this 1991 video begins with that documentary and adds material shot a decade later. more...
  • Wadjda (PG)

    The first female-directed Saudi Arabian film would be culturally significant even if it weren't very good; and though writer-director Haifaa Al-Mansour doesn't break new ground aesthetically (the film's style is one of unforced, albeit unremarkable, naturalism), she relates the experience of a Saudi Arabian girl's coming of age clearly and unsentimentally, which alone makes this a must-see. more...
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  • Wag the Dog

    Robert De Niro plays a presidential spin doctor spurred into action after a sex scandal threatens to destroy his boss?s chances for reelection. more...
  • The Wages of Fear (NR)

    In Henri-Georges Clouzot's 1953 suspense classic, four out-of-work Europeans (Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Folco Lulli, Peter Van Eyck), trapped in a squalid South American village that's exploited by a U.S. oil company, agree to drive two truckloads of nitroglycerine over 300 miles of primitive roads in exchange for $2,000 each—if they survive. more...
  • Waging a Living

    Directed by Roger Weisberg (Ending Welfare as We Know It), this documentary examines the working poor in contemporary America. more...
  • Wagner & Me

    British actor Stephen Fry (Gosford Park, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows) sets out on an extended pilgrimage to learn about his musical idol, Richard Wagner, covering the annual Wagner festival in Bayreuth, Germany, and making side trips to the composer's haunts in Switzerland and Saint Petersburg. more...
  • Wagon Master

    The film that John Ford most often cited as his personal favorite among his westerns, Wagon Master (1950) stars Ben Johnson and Harry Carey Jr. as two drifters assigned to lead a Mormon train to the Utah frontier. more...
  • Wagons East!

    Sad to say, John Candy's last movie is also his worst—a stridently unfunny western comedy that is equally lame in its writing (Matthew Carlson and Jerry Abrahamson) and direction (Peter Markle). more...
  • Wah-Wah

    Character actor Richard E. Grant makes his writing and directing debut with this autobiographical feature about growing up in white Swaziland in the early years of its independence from Great Britain. more...