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  • Cairo Time (PG)

    In this superior indie drama, a Canadian woman (the luminous Patricia Clarkson) arrives in Cairo expecting to meet her husband, a UN staffer, for an Egyptian vacation. more...
  • Caramel (PG)

    In this seductive 2007 ensemble comedy, director and cowriter Nadine Labaki stars as the Christian proprietor of a Beirut beauty salon who's stuck in a dead-end affair with a married man. Emotional support comes from her staff and clientele, including a woman who suppresses her lesbianism, a Muslim who's concealing her loss of virginity from her fiance, a menopausal divorcee who auditions for TV commercials, and an aging seamstress whose incipient autumn romance is threatened by the demands of her senile older sister. more...
  • Casablanca (PG)

    Part of what makes this wartime Hollywood drama (1942) about love and political commitment so fondly remembered is its evocation of a time when the sentiment of this country about certain things appeared to be unified. more...
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  • Charley Varrick (PG)

    Don Siegel wants to turn the tables on the paranoid fantasies that have animated some of his best films (Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Madigan, Dirty Harry), but he never lets this get in the way of his impressive sense of humor and undisputed mastery at constructing an action film. more...
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (PG)

    Tim Burton finally fulfills the promise of Beetlejuice (1988) with this imaginative masterpiece (2005), adapted from the 1964 children's book by Roald Dahl but characterized by Burton's special feeling for color, architecture, and nightmarish dislocation. more...
  • The Conversation (PG)

    Gene Hackman excels in Francis Ford Coppola's tasteful, incisive 1974 study of the awakening of conscience in an “electronic surveillance technician.” Coppola manages to turn an expert thriller into a portrayal of the conflict between ritual and responsibility without ever letting the levels of tension subside or the complicated plot get muddled. more...
  • Cool It (PG)

    Bjorn Lomborg, a political scientist from the Danish think tank the Copenhagen Consensus Center, concedes the truth of global warming but objects to scaring people about it, lest they throw money at costly or ineffective solutions. more...