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  • The Painter and the Thief
  • The Painter and the Thief

    In this uninspired documentary from Norwegian filmmaker Benjamin Ree, we witness the start and later development of a beautiful friendship, one that’s undeniably meaningful to the participants but no more interesting because of that. more...
  • Peninsula
  • Peninsula

    Many critics noted something about South Korean writer-director Yeon Sang-ho’s 2016 zombie thriller Train to Busan—there were no guns fired in it. more...
  • Pieces of a Woman
  • Pieces of a Woman

    For a film titled Pieces of A Woman, it sure does spend quite a bit of time focusing on characters other than the main woman, Martha (Vanessa Kirby). more...
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  • The Planters
  • The Planters

    Alexandra Kotcheff and Hannah Leder wrote, directed, starred in, and even did most of the crew work for this intriguing dark comedy, which is better than it has any business being. more...
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  • Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time
  • Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time

    With Hungarian writer-director Lili Horvát’s second feature, it’s less a question of “Will they or won’t they?” than “Are they or aren’t they?” Márta (Natasa Stork, a scintillatingly enigmatic presence) is an accomplished Hugarian neurosurgeon who’s spent much of her career in the U.S. She meets another Hungarian doctor at a conference in New Jersey, where they arrange to meet up a month later on a bridge in Budapest. more...
  • Project Power
  • Project Power

    The latest pandemic-ready offering from Netflix, Project Power is a largely entertaining and competently choreographed action flick that wastes little time on extemporaneous background details or complex character arcs. more...
  • The Prom
  • The Prom

    The Prom, a Ryan Murphy adaptation of the 2018 Broadway musical by the same name, follows four fictional Broadway performers—two narcissistic has-beens (Meryl Streep and James Corden), a serial chorus girl (Nicole Kidman), and an irksome Juilliard graduate (Andrew Rannells)—in desperate need of some positive press. more...