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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:00:00 -0400It's life imitating art — election edition. A look at movies that have covered ground that's been well trod this campaign season, like A Face in the Crowd and The Lion in Winter and Ace in the Hole.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:19:00 -0400The most rewarding coming-of-age film in many a moon, lyrically luminous Moonlight is the story of a gay African-American youngster in Miami who experiences trouble, trauma and unexpected grace.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:37:00 -0400Christine is a biopic about a TV reporter who committed suicide in a live shot.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 18:22:57 -0400Polish auteur, Andrzej Wajda, has died. He was a great of Polish cinema who earned an Oscar for his life's work, as well as a Palme d'Or, for a film about Solidarity that was made while the Communists were in power.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:58:00 -0400Well-known films by the director include A Generation, Man of Marble and Man of Iron, which in which characters fight Nazis and communists. His final film will compete for a foreign-language Oscar.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:32:00 -0400Nate Parker's rebellion film The Birth of A Nation and Ava DuVernay's documentary 13th tackle America's racial history, but intersect in complicated ways.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:51:00 -0400Deepwater Horizon is the tense and terse story of the Gulf oil rig explosion that became the biggest man-made ecological disaster in history.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:36:00 -0400The Magnificent Seven is a remake of a movie that's already a remake that's updated in both casting and body count.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 16:31:00 -0400The Toronto International Film Festival is underway. Many likely Academy Awards contenders were unveiled at this year's festival.
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 16:29:45 -0400NPR movie critic Bob Mondello has a selective preview of likely blockbusters and awards contenders that Hollywood has in store for the fall.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:02:00 -0400Wilder played neurotic, funny and emotional characters in some of the classic movies of the 1960s, 70s and 80s — including The Producers, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein and Silver Streak.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:29:00 -0400A Chicago couple go on a first-date-that's-not-a-date in 1989 in Southside With You. Her name is Michelle. His is Barack.
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 11:00:00 -0400In her latest role, Streep plays a real-life laughingstock who fancied herself an opera singer.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 19:00:00 -0400The film follows two 13-year-olds who bond as their families begin to clash.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 16:26:50 -0400When the co-founder of Arena Stage in Washington, D.C., made her theater a nonprofit, hundreds of small regional stages followed suit. Fichandler died July 29 at the age of 91.