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  • The Shape of Water
  • The Shape of Water (R)

    The Shape of Water, the latest fantasy from director Guillermo del Toro (Hellboy, Pan's Labyrinth), is essentially a children's movie for adults, inspiring a sense of wonder but also of passivity. more...
  • Silver Linings Playbook (R)

    Following a detour into heavy drama with The Fighter, David O. Russell returns to his distinctive brand of neurotic screwball comedy, and like his early features Spanking the Monkey (1994) and Flirting With Disaster (1996), this one somersaults giddily from sanity to insanity to sanity again. more...
  • Sleeping With Other People
  • Sleeping With Other People (R)

    Two commitment-phobic Manhattanites (Jason Sudeikis, Alison Brie) meet cute at a sex addicts' support group; rather than act on their mutual attraction, they enter into a platonic friendship based on total honesty, hoping it will better prepare them for monogamous relationships with others. more...
  • Spread (R)

    Ashton Kutcher taps into his dark side for this sleazy, cynical drama (2009) about a boyish LA gigolo who makes a science of bedding wealthy women. more...
  • A Star Is Born
  • A Star Is Born (R)

    For his directorial debut—the third official remake of William A. Wellman’s 1937 showbiz melodrama—Bradley Cooper really seems to have learned from George Cukor’s 1954 version of the story: his wide-screen compositions are bold and expansive, the emotional content nuanced and perceptive, and the musical numbers work to deepen one’s understanding of the characters. more...