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  • Lincoln (PG-13)

    Steven Spielberg's long-gestating drama about the 16th president opens with an atrocious scene in which weary Union soldiers, both white and black, recite the Gettysburg Address for their visiting commander in chief. more...
  • Lion
  • Lion (PG-13)

    This unabashedly emotional drama is based on a memoir by Saroo Brierley, who was only five when he got separated from his family in rural India and ultimately wound up fending for himself in Calcutta. more...
  • The Lost City of Z
  • The Lost City of Z (PG-13)

    Based on the nonfiction book by David Grann, this gripping historical epic chronicles the years-long quest of English explorer Percy Fawcett (played with clear-eyed determination by Charlie Hunnam) to find a fabled Amazonian city whose early innovations may have put the British Empire to shame. more...
  • Loving
  • Loving (PG-13)

    Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga are exceptional as Richard Loving and Mildred Jeter, the interracial married couple who sued the State of Virginia to recognize their union and, in 1967, took their case all the way to the Supreme Court. more...
  • Loving Vincent
  • Loving Vincent (PG-13)

    Tampering with an artist's memory can be dangerous business: In 2011, Gregory White Smith and Steven Naifeh published Van Gogh: The Life, an acclaimed biography arguing, among other things, that the Dutch painter's gunshot death in July 1890, in the French town of Auvers-sur-Oise, was no suicide, as scholars had agreed for years, but homicide at the hands of a local bully. more...
  • Low Down
  • Low Down (R)

    Images express more than words in this beautiful biopic, about the gifted, heroin-addicted jazz pianist Joe Albany (John Hawkes) and his relationship with his teenage daughter Amy-Jo (Elle Fanning), who lived with him in his scuzzy apartment during the 1960s. more...