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Dark Waters Indeed

The environment didn’t deserve this, and neither do you.

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Life and Death in Palermo

Shooting the Mafia documents the work of photographer Letizia Battaglia.

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Knives Out, Laughs In

Old dark house has bright, shiny new gags.

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Run, Baby, Run

Queen & Slim turns modern tragedy into timeless mythology.

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Could Be Worse

Noah Baumbach, Scarlett Johansson, and Adam Driver tangle in Marriage Story.

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Kidnapped by Muckrakers from Outer Space!

Eye-popping doc tells the story of the National Enquirer.

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Nanook of Yakutia

Harsh-life Arctic documentary Ága has a calm center, brilliant cinematography.

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A Trip to the Winners' Circle

Christian Bale, Matt Damon, and the sizzling race scenes in Ford v Ferrari are speed crazy.

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Perchance to Dream

Or maybe not. Doctor Sleep may keep you awake at night.

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Lost Highway

The Irishman will depress you, one way or another.

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Last Tangle in Paris

"Bewildered foreigner" drama Synonyms is one of 2019's best.

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The Long Goodbye

Frankie is a melancholy drama with scenery to die for.

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Upstairs Downstairs

Bong Joon-ho's satirical Parasite stings for a full two hours.

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Oh Hell, It's Halloween Again?

Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson drive themselves (and us) cuckoo in The Lighthouse.

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Naughty, Nutsy Anti-Nazis

Jojo Rabbit shows us something new in a WWII/Holocaust movie.

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Attack, Don't Settle, Never Apologize

Hard-hitting doc dissects the life and times of Roy Cohn, rightwing political fixer and enabler of America's greediest plutocrats.

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The Pain in Spain

Pain & Glory, Pedro Almodóvar's portrait of an artist, dazzles.

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