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  • The Ugly Truth (R)

    Far more ugly than truthful, this leprous romantic comedy stars Katherine Heigl (Knocked Up) as the uptight and overworked producer of a failing Sacramento TV news broadcast. more...
  • The Unbearable Lightness of Being (R)

    Weighing in at 173 minutes, this visually expansive but intellectually and formally simplified adaptation of Milan Kundera's fine novel holds one's interest—thanks in large part to the talented and attractive leads (Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, and Lena Olin) and the polish that cinematographer Sven Nykvist and coscreenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere bring to the occasion. more...
  • A United Kingdom
  • A United Kingdom (PG-13)

    Directed by Amma Asante (Belle), this ambitious historical romance revisits the scandalous 1947 marriage of Seretse Khama (David Oyelowo), heir to the throne of the Bamangwato people in the British protectorate of Bechuanaland (now Botswana), and Ruth Williams (Rosamund Pike), a white insurance clerk he met while studying law in London. more...
  • Upside Down (PG-13)

    Juan Solanas's digital fantasy takes place on twinned planets whose "double gravity" holds them in such close proximity that people can climb from one to the other; these opposite worlds are divided between the upper and lower classes, which occasions a drippy Romeo and Juliet romance between a disadvantaged Jim Sturgess and a privileged Kirsten Dunst. more...