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  • Safe (R)

    Through a string of plot developments too convoluted to recount here, former cop Jason Statham takes a brainy Chinese girl under his wing and goes on the run from Russian gangsters, Chinese gangsters, and his estranged buddies in the NYPD. more...
  • Safe House (R)

    Making his Hollywood debut, Swedish director Daniel Espinosa models this big, noisy espionage thriller on the movies of Tony Scott (Déja Vu, Unstoppable), borrowing his oversaturated color palette, hyped-up editing, macho bluster, and perennial star (Denzel Washington). more...
  • Safety Not Guaranteed (R)

    An internet meme comes to life in this peculiar comedy about an aspiring journalist (Aubrey Plaza) who tracks down a recluse (Mark Duplass) after he submits a personal ad seeking a partner to travel back in time with him. more...
  • Saint Laurent
  • Saint Laurent (R)

    French writer-director Bertrand Bonello is a master at setting a mood and evoking how events play out in memory, though his willful detachment from his subjects makes him an acquired taste. more...
  • Samba
  • Samba (R)

    Though a considerable box office success in France, The Intouchables (2011)—a dramatic comedy about a wealthy, white quadriplegic who bonds with his poor, black caregiver—inspired an impassioned cultural backlash. more...
  • Sausage Party
  • Sausage Party (R)

    In this quasi-spoof of Toy Story, items in a big-box supermarket believe that being purchased by one of "the gods" will lead them to "the great beyond" outside the store; then a sausage (given voice by Seth Rogen) and his hot-dog-bun sweetheart (Kristen Wiig) are told by a jar of honey-mustard sauce (Danny McBride) that they're worshiping false idols, and they set out to discover the truth. more...
  • Savages (R)

    A brutal Mexican drug cartel tries to muscle in on the booming pot business of two Laguna Beach dudes (Taylor Kitsch, Aaron Johnson), whose partnership includes a laid-back menage-a-trois with a bronzed So-Cal beauty (Blake Lively); when the Americans refuse to cooperate, the Mexicans kidnap the woman and threaten to behead her. more...
  • Saw (R)

    A surgeon (Cary Elwes) and a photographer (Leigh Whannell) wake to find themselves shackled at opposite ends of a scummy toilet, a body lying on the floor between them. more...
  • Scarface (R)

    Brian De Palma dedicates this 1983 feature to Howard Hawks and Ben Hecht, authors of the 1932 original, though I doubt they would find much honor in his gory inflation of their crisp, 90-minute comic nightmare into a lumbering, self-important, arrhythmic downer of nearly three hours. more...
  • The Scenesters (R)

    This knowing parody of Los Angeles independent filmmaking recalls early features by Joe Dante (Hollywood Boulevard) and John Landis (Schlock): it's slapdash but eager to please, and the movie in-jokes aren't half-bad. more...