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  • The Journey (PG-13)

    Nick Hamm's historical fantasy is based on a real-life incident that took place near the end of the decades-long civil conflict between Catholic nationalists and Protestant unionists in Northern Ireland. more...
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  • Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero
  • Jimmy Vestvood: Amerikan Hero

    In this broad satire, the title character (Maz Jobrani) wins a green-card lottery and immigrates from Iran to Los Angeles with his overprotective mother to pursue his dream of becoming an American cop like Steve McQueen in the movie Bullitt. more...
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  • James White
  • James White (R)

    James (Christopher Abbott), a directionless party boy in New York City, gets a wake-up call when his wealthy father dies and his mother (Cynthia Nixon), whom the father ditched years earlier for another woman, learns that her cancer is no longer in remission. more...
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  • Joe
  • Joe (R)

    David Gordon Green directed some of the best American movies of the new century (George Washington, All the Real Girls, Undertow), then went to Hollywood and directed some of the worst (Your Highness, The Sitter). more...
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  • Joy of Man's Desiring
  • Joy of Man's Desiring

    Following his remarkably offbeat drama Vic + Flo Saw a Bear (2013), the prolific Quebecois director Denis Côté returns to the documentary-essay style of his Carcasses (2009) and Bestiare (2012) with this meticulous and poetic study of industrial labor. more...
  • Jauja
  • Jauja

    This fifth feature by the brilliant Argentine filmmaker Lisandro Alonso is his first with professional actors and a period setting, yet it meshes thematically with his other work. more...
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  • Jamel Shabazz: Street Photographer

    Charlie Ahearn, director of the groundbreaking hip-hop documentary Wild Style (1983), profiles another chronicler of the scene, Jamel Shabazz, who's been photographing B-boy culture since its inception in the early 80s. more...
  • La Jaula de Oro

    Three young Guatemalans head for the U.S., join up with an Indian roughly their age, and encounter every conceivable obstacle as they try to penetrate the border from Mexico: immigration officials, corrupt cops, cartels selling migrant women into prostitution, kidnappers seizing immigrants with American contacts, heartless coyotes transporting people over the border, and patrolling Minutemen. more...
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  • Jacquot (PG)

    Agnes Varda's 1991 tribute to her husband Jacques Demy (who died of AIDS about six months before this premiered at the Cannes Film Festival) combines dramatic sequences portraying his provincial childhood, documentary footage shot during his final days, and critical interpolations of scenes from his films. more...
  • La Jetee

    One of the best of all SF films is this haunting, apocalyptic 27-minute French short by the great Chris Marker (1962) about a man sent into the future—a story that is told almost exclusvely in still frames. more...
  • Jealousy
  • Jealousy

    Philippe Garrel (Regular Lovers) directed this drama about a French actor torn between his wife and daughter and his live-in mistress. more...