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  • ABCD (NR)

    Two Indian-American siblings living in New York City try to navigate between old-world expectations and the values of their non-Asian peers in this 1999 family drama by Krutin Patel. more...
  • Amazing Grace
  • Amazing Grace (NR)

    Director Sydney Pollack's long-shelved film of two January 1972 gospel concerts headlined by Aretha Franklin at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Watts, then the cultural epicenter of Black LA, has been completed by codirector Alan Elliott following the deaths of Pollack in 2008 and Franklin ten years later. more...
  • Apollo 11
  • Apollo 11 (NR)

    Edited like a thriller—complete with music that practically bites your nails for you—this documentary about the Apollo 11 spaceflight is more potent as a record of American naiveté than as an enlightening spectacle. more...
  • Ask Dr. Ruth
  • Ask Dr. Ruth (NR)

    “When a woman is frigid . . .” begins a male audience member in archival footage from The Dr. Ruth Show, a 1980s television talk show hosted by this documentary’s subject, sex therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer. more...
  • The Apparition
  • The Apparition (NR)

    In this hazy French drama about the dueling natures of truth and faith, a hardened warzone journalist (Vincent Lindon) answers the Vatican’s call to investigate a young woman who claims to have seen the Virgin Mary on a hilltop in southern France. more...
  • Ash Is Purest White (NR)

    About two-thirds of the way into Ash Is Purest White, the latest triumph by Chinese master Jia Zhang-ke, the heroine, Qiao (Zhao Tao, Jia's regular leading lady), meets a strange man on a train heading north from the central province of Hubei. more...
  • After Love
  • After Love (NR)

    A recent study by the Pew Charitable Trusts found that, in 2015, about half of adult Chicagoans had never been married, up from 42 percent a decade earlier. more...
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  • Absurd Accident (NR)

    In this Chinese comedy-thriller, things become increasingly confused for a small-town motel owner who hires a killer to deal with his wife, and for others after a mysterious dead body turns up. more...
  • The Abolitionists (NR)

    Darrin Fletcher and Chet Thomas directed this documentary about Tim Ballard, a former Homeland Security agent who has become an activist against child-sex trafficking. more...