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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:34:00 -0400Citizen Jane: Battle for the City is a documentary about Jane Jacobs, whose 1961 book The Death and Life of Great American Cities changed urban planning.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400NPR movie critic Bob Mondello reviews a new Richard Gere film for which the title seems to say it all. It's called Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:03:36 -0400Your Name. was the most popular film in the world for the first two months of 2017. Now, the deeply resonant body-switching anime comes to the U.S.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:16:00 -0400Two documentaries out now flex a bit of moviemaking technique: All This Panic, about young women exploring what life has to offer, and God Knows Where I Am, about a woman who's sure she's seen it all.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:00:00 -0400The online database has embraced the rating intended to highlight directing, writing and other aspects of filmmaking by women. This expands the rating's reach to the site's more than 4 million titles.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:28:00 -0400NPR movie critic Bob Mondello reviews Disney's live-action version of Beauty and The Beast. Is it still a tale as old as time, a song as old as rhyme?
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 18:05:00 -0400Hollywood isn't a big town; everyone knows what everyone else is doing. Still, rival studios often face off, refusing to blink, in movie showdowns that didn't need to happen.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 16:34:52 -0500In Kong: Skull Island, Hollywood's favorite giant ape returns to theaters, this time befriending Brie Larson and annoying John Goodman.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:44:00 -0500With all the recent talk about politics and the judiciary, NPR's Bob Mondello has been thinking about how judges are depicted on screen. He takes us on a tour from Duck Soup to Judgment at Nuremberg.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 16:30:00 -0500NPR movie critic Bob Mondello reviews the latest and darkest Marvel movie, Logan, which follows an aging X-Men Wolverine and Charles Xavier.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:26:00 -0500Get Out is an impressively accomplished directorial debut says NPR film critic Bob Mondello.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:23:00 -0500NPR movie critic Bob Mondello reviews John Wick: Chapter 2, an action — repeat "action" — thriller starring Keanu Reeves.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 17:25:00 -0500The new documentary-style film, Wheeler, explores the life of a country music singer you may not have heard of — for a reason.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 16:37:00 -0500A review of The Salesman, an Iranian film about a couple whose home life becomes unsettled while they're starring together in a production of Death of a Salesman.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:27:00 -0500Academy Awards nominations were announced Tuesday with the musical, La La Land, receiving 14 nominations, tying a record.