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  • 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...
  • War Witch (NR)

    Canadian writer-director Kim Nguyen spent nearly a decade researching this docudrama about child soldiers in Africa, and the film feels as authoritative as a first-hand account. more...
  • We Are the Night (NR)

    Three lesbian vampires inhabiting a hyperstylized Berlin initiate a feisty new recruit who's ambivalent about the idea of killing to survive. more...
  • We Have a Pope (NR)

    The films of Italian writer-director-actor Nanni Moretti (Caro Diario, The Son's Room) mete out their narrative developments so casually that they often appear formless; only in hindsight do they reveal a profound understanding of the rhythms of everyday life. more...
  • Weekend (NR)

    Heading home from a party one Friday night, semicloseted Russell (Tom Cullen) stops off at a gay bar, where he picks up the direct, proudly out Glen (Chris New). more...
  • Went the Day Well? (NR)

    Produced in 1942 at the Ealing Studios, this British drama was conceived as anti-Nazi propaganda but has since been recognized as a brutal, crafty thriller and a vivid portrait of ordinary Britons in World War II. more...
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  • White Material
  • White Material (NR)

    In a fictional African country, a helicopter hovers over a French coffee plantation, bringing news to the stubborn white owner (Isabelle Huppert) that France is pulling out and leaving the country to civil war; refusing to evacuate until her crop has been harvested, she takes her chances with the rebel army and its child soldiers. more...
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  • Who We Are Now
  • Who We Are Now (NR)

    A woman (Julianne Nicholson) released from prison after serving ten years for manslaughter and the young lawyer (Emma Roberts) representing her in a custody battle for her son are the protagonists of this astonishing drama from writer-director Matthew Newton, asking who deserves redemption and who should decide. more...
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  • Wild River (NR)

    The Tennessee branch of the Mississippi, that is, where TVA agent Montgomery Clift is faced with the job of evicting a matriarch (Jo Van Fleet) from her family island in order to complete a dam project. more...
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  • Winnebago Man (NR)

    In 2006 documentary maker Ben Steinbauer went looking for Jack Rebney, the RV pitchman whose uncontrolled temper and unabashed profanity in a 1988 video blooper reel had made him a YouTube legend. more...
  • Winter's Bone (NR)

    Writer-director Debra Granik made her feature debut with Down to the Bone (2004), a stark working-class drama with Vera Farmiga giving a breakout performance as a coke-addicted young mother. more...
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  • The Witnesses (NR)

    Andre Techine's best work since his mid-90s peak, this briskly paced French drama centers on a handful of characters in 1984, during the outbreak of the AIDS epidemic. more...
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