War and Peace

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War and Peace

Beanpole sees post-WWII Russia through the eyes of two emotionally drained women.

 

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Careful What You Wish For

Fantasy Island is back. Who wished for that?

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The Perils of Pauline

And her joys as well, in an entertaining biodoc of film critic Pauline Kael.

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The Bird Is the Word

Birds of Prey is useful junk.

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#Me Too? Her Too, Says The Assistant.

Provocative drama looks at a victimized enabler of sexual abuse.

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Lynch's Interiorized Empire

David Lynch retrospective fogs minds at BAMPFA.

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You Talk Too Much

Guy Ritchie’s violent yakfest The Gentlemen exists in a well-worn groove.

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Full Medal Blackout

The Last Full Measure gets lost in the Pentagon.

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Don’t Drink the Water

Nicolas Cage and family go on a rampage in Color Out of Space.

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The Oligarch and the Potentate

Citizen K is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma. So to speak.

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Misery

Ladj Ly's Les Misérables is a furious bulletin from the have-nots.

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Desolation Row

Clemency takes us where we don't want to go, for our own good.

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Escape from Death Row

Anti-racism courtroom drama Just Mercy thrives on its characters.

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Agnès in Wonderland

Filmmaker Agnès Varda's clips-show autobio is a cinematic treasure trove.

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1917: Bloody Good Show

Sam Mendes' war movie combines the terrifying with the transcendent.

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Invisible Life, Colorful Drama

Long-lost sisters play out their fates tragically in 1950s Brazil.

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