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  • Real Women Have Curves

    Ana (America Ferrera) is a Mexican-American teenager struggling through the transition to adulthood in seemingly irresolvable conflict with her mother (Lupe Ontiveros). more...
  • Reign of Fire

    An odd cross between Mad Max and Dragonheart, this movie is all borrowed ideas, but it's still trashy fun. more...
  • The Remote Controller

    An overlong video by People Like Us that samples old educational films in the manner of a dance remix. more...
  • Repatriation

    Kim Dong-won's 2004 video documentary explores an ideological and personal mess, bravely refusing to simplify or preach. more...
  • Resident Evil (R)

    Though based on a popular video game, this 2002 film's heaviest influences are the works of George Romero and John Carpenter. more...
  • Rocky Road to Dublin

    The surprise gem of the 2005 Chicago Irish Film festival, Peter Lennon's documentary looks at an Ireland still struggling for self-definition decades after winning its independence. more...
  • Roger Dodger

    Campbell Scott is clearly having a ball playing Roger—a cynical ad executive whose approach to women is a cross between liar's poker and hostile takeover—and he invites us to relish the sheer audacity of his nasty patter. more...
  • The Rookie

    In the poetic-baseball-movie tradition of Field of Dreams and The Natural, The Rookie is full of the golden glow of baseball diamonds at twilight, earnest men talking about their love of the game, and carefully engineered emotional moments. more...
  • Round Trip

    This 2003 Israeli video reminds us that racism and homophobia aren't just American problems. more...