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  • 11.6

    Francois Cluzet stars as Toni Musulin, a real-life armored car driver who in 2009 made off with 11.6 million euros and managed to evade capture for several months. more...
  • 2 Guns (R)

    Mark Wahlberg reunites with Contraband director Baltasar Kormakur for an action movie that's even more cynical and sadistic than its predecessor. more...
  • 20 Feet From Stardom (PG-13)

    Documentary maker Morgan Neville trains a spotlight on the little-known world of rock and pop backup singers, those anonymous, hard-working women (and, occasionally, men) who support stadium megastars like David Bowie, Bruce Springsteen, and the Rolling Stones. more...
  • 2012 (PG-13)

    In accordance with the Mayan doomsday calendar, "mutated" neutrinos emanating from the sun trigger spectacular CGI disasters on earth that culminate in a global flood. more...
  • 21 and Over (R)

    Jon Lucas and Scott Moore directed this comedy about a medical student whose 21st birthday turns into a night of debauchery. more...
  • 24 Exposures

    Joe Swanberg's latest portrait of hipster unrest centers on a pompous photographer (horror director Adam Wingard) who specializes in naked women made up to look like corpses. more...
  • 42 (PG-13)

    Like many Hollywood sports movies, this Jackie Robinson biopic seems to be pitched at high schoolers, but writer-director Brian Helgeland still manages a pretty absorbing account of Robinson's rookie year as the first black player in major league baseball. more...
  • 47 Ronin
  • 47 Ronin (PG-13)

    The 47 ronin were a group of samurai in the early 18th century who carried out an elaborate revenge on the court official who drove their master to suicide; their story became part of Japanese national legend, inspiring numerous plays, visual artworks, and films. more...
  • 5 to 7 (R)

    In this 2014 romantic comedy, a young writer becomes involved with an older woman in an open marriage whose rules dictate that they can meet only between 5 and 7 PM. more...
  • 600 Miles (R)

    Directed by Gabriel Ripstein, this 2015 drama follows the 600-mile journey of a Mexican drug smuggler and a kidnapped ATF agent. more...
  • 78/52
  • 78/52

    78/52, which dissects and decodes the shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho (1960), has received mostly glowing reviews from critics—which makes sense, given that it both validates cineastes' obsessions and constitutes a fine piece of film criticism itself. more...
  • 90 Minutes in Heaven (PG-13)

    Hayden Christensen stars in this faith-based drama as a man who claims to have visited heaven after he's involved in a car accident. more...