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  • Wine Country (R)

    Amy Poehler directs and stars in this rowdy gals-trip comedy for Netflix that on paper seems unassailable. more...
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  • Widows
  • Widows (R)

    Director Steve McQueen tries his hand at a mainstream thriller, approaching that genre no differently than he does the art film. more...
  • What They Had
  • What They Had (R)

    This middling snoozefest demonstrates that good performances, a plausible story line, and relatable emotional content are not enough to make a movie interesting. more...
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  • White Boy Rick
  • White Boy Rick (R)

    Given the cast (which includes Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Eddie Marsan, Bruce Dern, and Piper Laurie) and the remarkable premise, this Detroit-set docudrama should have been a knock-out; unfortunately, it fails to make much of a dramatic impact. more...
  • The Wife (R)

    A wife (Glenn Close) traveling with her husband (Jonathan Pryce) to Sweden, where he's to receive the Nobel Prize for literature, reflects on her life and the choices she's made. more...
  • Whitney
  • Whitney (R)

    The tempestuous life and sad death of pop diva Whitney Houston get an exhaustive documentary treatment from British director Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland), who follows the lead of Asif Kapadia's Amy (about Amy Winehouse) by doing his best to implicate Houston's family and friends in her downfall. more...
  • The White Crow
  • The White Crow (R)

    Ralph Fiennes doesn't shirk from a challenge; after directing and starring in Coriolanus (2011), about Shakespeare's tragic Roman general, and The Invisible Woman (2013), the story of Charles Dickens and his mistress Nelly Ternan, he here turns to another difficult, uniquely talented figure, dancer Rudolf Nureyev, in a richly textured drama that very nearly reincarnates the legendary artist and the Cold War era from which he sprang. more...
  • The Wedding Guest
  • The Wedding Guest (R)

    Writer-director Michael Winterbottom reimagines 1940s Hollywood noir tropes in this understated crime thriller set in contemporary India. more...
  • Woodshock
  • Woodshock (R)

    Fashion-designing sisters Kate and Laura Mulleavy break into moviemaking with this gauzy art film, described in press notes as "a hypnotic exploration of isolation, paranoia, and grief that exists in a dream-world all its own." more...
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  • Wakefield (R)

    Screenwriter Robin Swicord, best known for her adaptations of literary works (Memoirs of a Geisha, The Perez Family, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button), wrote and directed this original story about a New York lawyer (Bryan Cranston) who loses it and barricades himself in the attic of his suburban home, to the consternation of his wife (Jennifer Garner) and daughters. more...
  • Wilson
  • Wilson (R)

    Adapted from the graphic novel by noted misanthrope Daniel Clowes, this bummer comedy stars Woody Harrelson as the title character, a middle-aged layabout in Oakland who meets up again with his ex-wife, played by Laura Dern, and discovers that he has a teenage biological daughter being raised by adoptive parents out in the suburbs. more...
  • Weightless (R)

    Jaron Albertin directed this drama about a loner who works at a garbage dump who suddenly has to take in the young son he's never met when his ex-wife goes missing. more...