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  • E-Team
  • E-Team

    During the Balkan conflict, Human Rights Watch created the "Emergencies Team" to plunge into war zones and investigate unfolding atrocities; according to HRW veteran Fred Abrahams, a harrowing photograph taken by the E-Team in Serbia and published in the New York Times transformed the debate over the conflict in the Clinton White House. more...
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (PG)

    Steven Spielberg's 1982 film achieves the level of decent, middling Disney—Old Yeller, for example, rather than Snow White or Pinocchio—which is to say that the childhood myths being promulgated here are rather basic and unadorned, without the baroque touches and psychological penetration Disney could muster at his best. more...
  • The Eagle Huntress
  • The Eagle Huntress (G)

    Otto Bell makes an impressive directing debut with this stirring documentary, about a 13-year-old Kazakh girl who becomes the first eagle huntress in 12 generations of her family and only the second competing huntress in the modern history of Kazakhstan. more...
  • The Eagle (PG-13)

    This fine historical adventure is set in 140 AD in ancient Brittannia, where a noble Roman (Channing Tatum) and his feisty British slave (Jamie Bell) travel past "the end of the world"—Hadrian's Wall in northern England—to recover a Golden Eagle emblem lost by the Roman's father when his legion was destroyed by British "savages." more...
  • Eames: The Architect and the Painter (NR)

    The married couple Charles and Ray Eames emerged as design innovators during the postwar boom and remained so for decades; their staggering output of furniture lines, toys, films, prefab houses, and exhibitions made them household names (even if talk show host Arlene Francis, in a 1957 interview with the couple, patronized Ray as the "woman behind the man"). more...
  • Early Spring (NR)

    This 1956 feature, a casual yet meticulously detailed reconstruction of Japan's routinized white-collar milieu, was Yasujiro Ozu's first film after the exquisite Tokyo Story, as well as one of his longest works. more...
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  • Earth Days

    Produced for the PBS series The American Experience, this talking-heads documentary by Robert Stone offers a dull, congratulatory chronicle of the U.S. environmental movement, beginning with the 1962 publication of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring and concluding with the election of Ronald Reagan 18 years later. more...
  • Earth (G)

    This first feature from Disney's new nature division has an encyclopedic reach and spectacular footage shot by more than two dozen crack cinematographers. more...
  • The East (PG-13)

    Screenwriters Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij reteam for a virtual remake of their first collaboration, Sound of My Voice (2011); the earlier film was a sci-fi story about a documentarian infiltrating a futurist cult, whereas this one is a political thriller about a corporate lawyer (Marling) infiltrating an eco-terrorist cell. more...
  • Easy Money (R)

    Based on a best-selling Swedish crime novel, this 2010 thriller tells the story of a bright economics student from a poor family (Joel Kinnaman) who poses as wealthy to impress his affluent friends. more...
  • Easy Rider (R)

    In the oldest, finest tradition of teenpics, Easy Rider (1969) became a hit with kids mainly because adults found it unwatchable. more...
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  • Eat Pray Love (PG-13)

    How can a romantic drama tailor-made for Julia Roberts from Elizabeth Gilbert's best-selling memoir about self-actualization—shot against alluring locales in Italy, India, and Bali, and directed by the acclaimed Ryan Murphy (TV's Nip/Tuck and Glee)—go so ass-numbingly wrong? more...
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  • Echo in the Canyon
  • Echo in the Canyon (PG-13)

    Rock music producer and talent manager Andrew Slater makes his directorial debut with this hybrid concert film-documentary that revisits the mid-1960s, when LA's Laurel Canyon became the birth canal for the California Sound. more...