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  • Baby Driver
  • Baby Driver (R)

    Writer-director Edgar Wright (Shaun of the Dead) has been mashing up genres since he was an amateur filmmaker in his teens; here he tweaks the caper film by replacing the familiar figure of the aging protagonist who's in for one last score with a fresh-faced kid (Ansel Elgort) who's in debt to a criminal mastermind (Kevin Spacey). more...
  • Bad Grandpa (R)

    A foot-long scrotum hanging out of an old man's briefs turns out to be the enduring image from this anemic bad-taste comedy, starring Johnny Knoxville in octogenarian disguise and directed by Jackass veteran Jeff Tremaine. more...
  • Bad Santa (R)

    After the remarkable one-two punch of Crumb and Ghost World, Terry Zwigoff eases into the mainstream with this R-rated holiday comedy (2003) about an alcoholic thief (Billy Bob Thornton) working as a department store Santa. more...
  • Bad Santa 2
  • Bad Santa 2 (R)

    Terry Zwigoff's Bad Santa (2003) was breathtaking in its ugliness, a bucket of green diarrhea flung across the virgin snow; its hateful hero (Billy Bob Thornton), a department-store Santa given to wine, women, and larceny, was supposedly redeemed by his fatherly regard for an adoring, misfit child (Brett Kelly), but I never really bought it. more...
  • Bad Teacher (R)

    Cameron Diaz stars as a booze-slamming, pot-smoking, gold-digging middle school teacher in the Chicago public school system. more...
  • Bad Words
  • Bad Words (R)

    A 40-year-old troublemaker (Jason Bateman) takes advantage of a legal loophole to enter a nationwide spelling bee, dragging along a freaky journalist who's writing a magazine story about him (Kathryn Hahn) and doing his best to corrupt a lonely Indian-American tyke (Rohan Chand) who's entered in the competition. more...
  • The Ballad of Lefty Brown
  • The Ballad of Lefty Brown (R)

    Written and directed by Jared Moshe, this classical western borrows from John Ford both emotionally (with early scenes of Peter Fonda and Kathy Baker as a joshing old married couple) and thematically (Fonda’s character, a rancher elected to the U.S. Senate as Montana enters the union in 1889, straddles the old west and the new). more...
  • Barney's Version (R)

    Producer Robert Lantos spent 13 years trying to make a movie of Mordechai Richler's final novel, though the single best day may have been when he signed Paul Giamatti to play the grouchy, irrepressible title character. more...
  • Baywatch
  • Baywatch (R)

    Who'd have thought a flimsy, witless TV series like Baywatch (1989-'01) could have spawned this boisterous, cheeky comedy? more...
  • Beach Rats
  • Beach Rats (R)

    With It Felt Like Love (2013) and now this second feature, writer-director Eliza Hittman comes across as a milder, less provocative version of Larry Clark (Kids, Bully). more...
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  • Beatriz at Dinner
  • Beatriz at Dinner (R)

    Salma Hayek brings depth and feeling to the title character, an occupational therapist in Los Angeles whose car breaks down at the home of a superrich client (Connie Britton). more...
  • Beautiful Boy (R)

    They say there's nothing more painful than losing a child, but what about losing your child when he kills 20 people and then himself in a collegiate shooting rampage? more...
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