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  • Race to Witch Mountain (PG)

    Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and director Andy Fickman (The Game Plan) reteam for this action-driven update of Disney's Escape to Witch Mountain (1975) and Return From Witch Mountain (1978). more...
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark (PG)

    One would think that a collaboration between Steven Spielberg and George Lucas would produce something better than this giggly pastiche of a Republic serial, but then again maybe not: their gadget-freak aesthetics and propensity for instant gratification seem to reinforce each other. more...
  • Raise the Red Lantern (PG)

    Completing a loose trilogy that began with Red Sorghum and Ju Dou, Zhang Yimou's grim 1991 adaptation of a novel by Su Tong once again stars Gong Li as a young woman who marries a much older man, and once again tells a story that explicitly critiques Chinese feudalism and indirectly contemporary China. more...
  • Rango (PG)

    Gore Verbinski, director of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, tries his hand at animation with this exuberant western parody combining flint, whimsy, and frat-boy humor. more...
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  • RBG (PG)

    Documentary makers Julie Cohen and Betsy West celebrate the career of Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, noting her recent emergence as a feminist rock star but, more importantly, her early work as a litigator fighting for equal treatment of women. more...
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  • Red Army (PG)

    As Soviet communism reached a dead end in the 1980s, Soviet ideals remained alive and well in the form of the nation's hockey team, the Red Army, who were world champions for most of the decade. more...
  • Reds (PG)

    Warren Beatty's shapely 1981 epic, based on the life of radical journalist John Reed, is a stunningly successful application of a novelistic aesthetic—a film that makes full and thoughtful use of its three-and-a-half-hour length to develop characters, ideas, and motifs with a depth seldom seen in movies. more...
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  • Rejoice & Shout (PG)

    This documentary on the history of gospel music can't measure up to George T. Nierenberg's colorful Say Amen, Somebody (1982), but it's so jammed with great archival performances, most of them included in their entirety, that it's worth seeing. more...
  • Return to Oz (PG)

    Walter Murch's 1985 adaptation of the second and third Oz books couldn't have less to do with the MGM classic: in the vein of such underground classics as Invaders From Mars and The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T, it's bleak, creepy, and occasionally terrifying. more...