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  • Unrest
  • Unrest (NR)

    This documentary provides an overview of the debilitating illness myalgic encephalomyelitis (better known as chronic fatigue syndrome), charting its history, analyzing various treatment methods, and presenting portraits of people in different countries who suffer from the disease. 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...
  • Una
  • Una (R)

    Guaranteed to raise hackles, this British indie drama concerns a broken young woman (Rooney Mara) confronting the family friend (Ben Mendelsohn) who deflowered her 15 years earlier, when she was all of 13. more...
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  • Unforgettable (R)

    Katherine Heigl's reputation as a Hollywood terror leads, inevitably, to her debut as a screen villain, aptly described by one character in this dull thriller as a “psycho Barbie” (carving knife not included). more...
  • The Upside
  • The Upside (PG-13)

    A nicely subdued Kevin Hart stars in this American remake of the French hit Les Intouchables (2011), playing an ex-con who becomes caregiver to a wealthy quadriplegic despite having no experience in caregiving. more...
  • The Uncondemned

    During the 1994 Rwandan genocide, an estimated 800,000 people—mostly Tutsis—were massacred in just 100 days by the Hutus (the majority ethnic group). more...
  • Under the Shadow

    Babak Anvari makes his directorial debut with this horror film in which a mother and daughter in Tehran are haunted by an evil force during the Iran-Iraq war. more...