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  • Afterimage
  • Afterimage

    Andrzej Wajda, one of Poland’s greatest filmmakers, closed out his long career with this unusually personal and despairing biopic of the avant-garde painter Władysław Strzemiński. more...
  • The Agony and the Ecstasy

    The agony is Charlton Heston, starring as Michelangelo in his historic battle to complete the Sistine Chapel before the pope's money and the audience's patience run out; the ecstatic element is somewhat slighted. more...
  • Ahead of Time (NR)

    Robert Richman directed this documentary profile of Ruth Gruber, focusing on her international journalism in the years leading up to World War II and her globe-trotting work for the U.S. Department of the Interior. more...
  • Aliker

    Hip-hop singer Stomy Bugsy stars in this 2009 biopic about Andre Aliker, editor of a communist newspaper in Martinique, who was assassinated in 1934. more...
  • All Is True
  • All Is True (PG-13)

    There's a bit of a nod-nod, wink-wink irony in the title of Kenneth Branagh's latest exploration of the genius of William Shakespeare. more...
  • American Dharma
  • American Dharma (R)

    Documentarian Errol Morris turns his lens on consultant Steve Bannon, the man who arguably forged the blueprint that brought Donald J. Trump into elected office. more...
  • American Sniper (R)

    Chris Kyle, the U.S. Navy SEAL whose autobiography inspired this Clint Eastwood drama, was shot to death in February 2013—not in Iraq, where he earned the distinction of being the deadliest sniper in U.S. military history, with 160 confirmed kills, but at a Texas shooting range more than three years after his honorable discharge. more...
  • Amour Fou
  • Amour Fou

    The struggle of German poet Heinrich von Kleist to arrange the perfect romantic suicide in 1811 becomes the stuff of icy black comedy in the ever-steady hands of writer-director Jessica Hausner (Lourdes). more...
  • Andrei Rublev

    Andrei Tarkovsky's first major film (1966, though banned and unseen until 1971), cowritten by Andrei Konchalovsky, about a 15th-century icon painter. more...
  • An Angel at My Table

    Jane Campion's stirring 1990 follow-up to Sweetie adapts the autobiographical trilogy of New Zealand writer Janet Frame into a 163-minute feature, originally made for New Zealand TV—clearly a labor of love by a masterful talent responding to a soul mate. more...