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Our Readers’ Favorite Romantic Movies

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:11:50 GMT

Ryan Gosling in “Blue Valentine.”We asked you to share the best romantic movies of the 21st century, and to our surprise you focused more on breakups than meet-cutes.

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Producing the Oscars, and Finding Redemption

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:54:45 GMT

Michael De Luca and his Oscar producing partner, Jennifer Todd, at the Academy Awards production offices.For Michael De Luca, a force behind films like “The Social Network” and “Fifty Shades of Grey,” the greatest triumph of his career is much more personal.

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David Oyelowo on How to Play a King

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 17:59:33 GMT

In “A United Kingdom,” Mr. Oyelowo plays Seretse Khama, king of Bechuanaland (now Botswana). Here, he discusses the speech meant to change the mind of a nation.

‘Fifty Shades Darker’ Submits to ‘Lego Batman’

Sun, 12 Feb 2017 17:32:07 GMT

An image from “The Lego Batman Movie,” with Michael Cera as the voice of Robin, left, and Will Arnett as the voice of Batman.In a box-office battle of movie sequels, Batman and Robin beat out a kinky sex thriller.

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‘La La Land’ Wins Five Baftas, Continuing Its Oscar Momentum

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:32:31 GMT

The movie won the British film awards for best picture; best cinematography; best music; best actress, for Emma Stone; and best director, for Damien Chazelle.

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The Women of ‘Star Wars.’ (It’s Not Who You Think.)

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:00:15 GMT

From left, Rachel Rose, Paige Warner and Lynwen Brennan of Industrial Light & Magic.Behind the scenes, female executives and visual effects experts have been working to bring gender equity to a specialty field.

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Meryl Streep Pledges to Stand Up to ‘Brownshirts’ in Tirade Against Trump

Sun, 12 Feb 2017 07:28:34 GMT

Meryl Streep spoke on Saturday at the Human Rights Campaign’s Greater New York Gala in New York City.Accepting an award from the Human Rights Campaign on Saturday, Ms. Streep escalated her attack on the president that began with her Golden Globes speech last month.

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‘The Ring’ Told Us in 2002 That the Medium Is the Monster

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:46:33 GMT

Oh, honey, the TV’s acting up again: Bonnie Morgan in the latest entry in the “Ring” franchise.The American version of a Japanese film was a sly swipe at the seduction of our culture by a screen. It’s arguably even more relevant today.

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Encounters: He’s ‘Little’ in the Film ‘Moonlight,’ but Big on the Dodgeball Court

Sat, 11 Feb 2017 11:00:02 GMT

Alex R. Hibbert, an actor with many expressions and a thirst for fun.Alex R. Hibbert, 12, has attracted a lot of notice for his role in the Academy Award-nominated movie. He is talented on the trampoline, too.

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Harrison Ford Said to Have Flown Over Commercial Plane

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 03:42:42 GMT

The actor Harrison Ford in 2015. According to a news report, he was the pilot of a private plane that mistakenly few over a commercial airline carrying more than 100 people on Monday.The actor mistakenly piloted a private plane over an airliner with more than 100 people on board in Santa Ana, Calif., according to a news report.

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Lt. Gen. Harold Moore, Whose Vietnam Heroism Was Depicted in Film, Dies at 94

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:15:28 GMT

Lt. Gen. Harold G. Moore in South Vietnam in 1966, when he was 44.General Moore wrote of the bloody 1965 battle in a best-selling book, “We Were Soldiers Once ... and Young,” and was played by Mel Gibson in the movie.

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A Pianist’s Warsaw: ‘Fascination and Pain’

Sat, 11 Feb 2017 00:24:16 GMT

The pianist Piotr Anderszewski at the Steinway showroom in Midtown Manhattan. He has made a 36-minute film, “Je M’Appelle Varsovie” (“Warsaw Is My Name”), without a specific narrative.Piotr Anderszewski made a film, “Je M’Appelle Varsovie” (“Warsaw Is My Name”), that helped him come to terms with his conflicted feelings about his homeland.

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A Marriage of Art and Film at Berlin Festival

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:43:56 GMT

Joe Ramirez’s “Somnium” (video still), from 2016.The 67th Berlinale will show works by Joe Ramirez, a U.S. artist who projects films onto wooden disks covered with gold leaf, a process he patented.

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Before ‘Fifty Shades Darker’: 10 Kinky Films

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:23:23 GMT

Catherine Deneuve in “Belle de Jour.”Long before the E. L. James novels and the films based on them, erotic desire has been on the silver screen.

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Shia LaBeouf’s Art Exhibit Shut Down for ‘Public Safety’

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 19:07:48 GMT

Actor Shia LaBeouf, in front of his art installation outside of the Museum of the Moving image in Astoria, Queens, last month.The installation became a “flash point for violence” and required constant police surveillance, said the Museum of the Moving Image.

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Acting Class: David Oyelowo on How to Play a Real King

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:24:35 GMT

David Oyelowo, who stars as the king of what is now Botswana in the film “A United Kingdom.”He stars in “A United Kingdom,” about the Botswana leader who married a white woman and set off an international crisis.

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This Week’s Movies: Feb. 10, 2017

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 23:23:58 GMT

The New York Times film critics review “The Lego Batman Movie,” “Fifty Shades Darker” and “Land of Mine."

Finally, a Screenplay by James Baldwin

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:37:41 GMT

The writer James Baldwin, as seen in “I Am Not Your Negro,” an Oscar-nominated documentary film directed by Raoul Peck.Raoul Peck relied solely on the words of Baldwin for his Oscar-nominated documentary, “I Am Not Your Negro.”

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Streaming: Blaxploitation Movies Are Ready to Stream, Nostalgia Included

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:30:08 GMT

Pam Grier and Robert DoQui in “Coffy,” from 1973.A new service, Brown Sugar, offers some lurid films and some landmarks in its collection.

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Review: ‘Sex Doll,’ a High-End Prostitute With a Persistent Follower

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:22:30 GMT

Hafsia Herzi, left, and Susann-Carmen Jagodzinska in “Sex Doll.”Sylvie Verheyde’s film peels away layers of possibility until it becomes clear that there is almost nothing underneath.

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Film Series in NYC This Week

Sat, 11 Feb 2017 00:53:31 GMT

Ewa Krzyzewska and Zbigniew Cybulski in “Ashes and Diamonds.”Our guide to film series and special screenings.

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Review: ‘I Am Jane Doe’ Takes Aim at Escort Ads

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:13:31 GMT

This documentary is a chronicle of the fight to hold an online classifieds site liable for children being sold into sex slavery.

Review: ‘Land of Mine,’ an Oscar Nominee, Explores Postwar Perils and Ethics

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:02:00 GMT

Joel Basman, left, and Louis Hofmann in Martin Zandvliet’s “Land of Mine,” an Oscar nominee for best foreign language film.The tension between justice and vengeance is the subject of Martin Zandvliet’s tight and suspenseful feature, which is up for best foreign language film.

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Review: ‘Don’t Hang Up’ Has a Menace on the Line

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:55:22 GMT

Gregg Sulkin in the horror movie “Don’t Hang Up.”This formulaic horror movie features teenagers behaving badly and suffering the consequences.

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Review: Juggling ‘Stray Bullets’ and Homework

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:49:03 GMT

This film with crooks and a hit man is typical, except it was made by a director, Jack Fessenden, who was still in high school.

Review: ‘Eagles of Death Metal’ Revisits the Paris Terror Attack

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:47:43 GMT

Colin Hanks’s documentary follows the band that was playing at the Bataclan in Paris when terrorists struck in 2015.

Review: ‘Fifty Shades Darker,’ and Only Half as Watchable

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:47:26 GMT

Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson in “Fifty Shades Darker,” the sequel to “Fifty Shades of Grey.”Will moviegoers want to surrender control to this sequel to “Fifty Shades of Grey”?

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Review: ‘The Island Funeral’ Goes on a Restless Road Trip

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:39:52 GMT

This second feature by the Thai director Pimpaka Towira finds three young adults on an enigmatic journey.

Review: ‘John Wick: Chapter 2,’ a Roman Holiday With Shots Not Sparks

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:33:41 GMT

This sequel is an altogether more solemn affair than the original, weighed down by the philosophy that more is always more.

Review: ‘Left on Purpose’ Follows a Man Who Plans to Kill Himself

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:27:24 GMT

This documentary focuses on Mayer Vishner, a man who has decided to end his life, and finds the filmmaker in an uncomfortable position.

Review: In ‘1 Night,’ a Hotel, 2 Couples, a Bad Prom and a Reckoning

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:19:48 GMT

Isabelle Fuhrman and Kyle Allen as the younger of two couples in “1 Night.”This debut feature by Minhal Baig has two high school students, a couple in their 30s and a dash of charm.

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Review: ‘Speed Sisters,’ Revving to Go in the West Bank

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:04:09 GMT

This documentary centers on the challenges faced by five young women who make up the first female streetcar racing team in the Middle East.

Red Carpet Watch: For Amy Adams, Her Director Is Her Designer

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 20:13:11 GMT

The actress, nominated for a Bafta as best actress for her role in “Arrival,” has been a knockout in Tom Ford’s designs this red carpet season.

Red Carpet Watch: Amy Adams

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 20:06:01 GMT

Ms. Adams, a Bafta nominee for her role in “Arrival,” has seemed most comfortable in Tom Ford’s sleek designs this awards season.

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Mr. Darcy, You’re No Colin Firth

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:29:21 GMT

Colin Firth, right, in his turn as Mr. Darcy, and an illustration of what his character may have looked like in the 19th century.A study posits that Mr. Darcy, Jane Austen’s character in “Pride and Prejudice,” would have looked “more ballet dancer than beefcake” in the 19th century.

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Review: Cute Cats of ‘Kedi,’ Rekindling a ‘Love of Life’

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:21:38 GMT

A scene from “Kedi,” a documentary directed by Ceyda Torun.This documentary profiles distinctive street cats in Istanbul and the human communities that interact with them.

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The Oscar Hunt: Taylor Sheridan on His Oscar-Nominated Screenplay for ‘Hell or High Water’

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:00:14 GMT

Taylor Sheridan is an Oscar nominee for his “Hell or High Water” original screenplay.Taylor Sheridan, 47, quit his journeyman acting career and moved to Wyoming. He is now an Oscar nominee.

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Review: ‘A United Kingdom’ With Love That Tested Racial Tolerance

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:00:15 GMT

Rosamund Pike and David Oyelowo as a couple in a 1940s interracial romance spanning Britain and Africa, in “A United Kingdom.”This romance illustrates the struggle for African independence from colonialism, under the shadow of apartheid.

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