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Jimi: All Is by My Side

What’s fascinating about “Jimi: All Is By My Side” is not only its decision to show us this particular chapter in Hendrix’s life, but also…

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The Boxtrolls

"The Boxtrolls" is a beautiful example of the potential in LAIKA's stop-motion approach, and the images onscreen are tactile and layered. But, as always, it's…

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Ballad of Narayama

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Monsieur Hire

Patrice Leconte's "Monsieur Hire" is a tragedy about loneliness and erotomania, told about two solitary people who have nothing else in common. It involves a…

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The Boxtrolls
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The Equalizer
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The Two Faces of January
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Good People
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Pride
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Lilting
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The Song
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Two Night Stand
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The Zero Theorem
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Tusk
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This Is Where I Leave You
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A Walk Among the Tombstones
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TV Review: “Gracepoint,” “Stalker” Define Problems with Network Television

A review of FOX's disappointing "Gracepoint" and CBS's horrendous "Stalker."

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Last Day to Fund Ella Jenkins Documentary

Help fund the IndieGoGo campaign in its final day of fundraising for the documentary, "Ella Jenkins: We'll Sing a Song Together."

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TV Review: ABC Launches Romantic Comedy Hour with “Manhattan Love Story,” “Selfie”

A review of ABC's "Selife" and "Manhattan Love Story".

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Demanders

Scientists of Television: The Process of "The Americans" and "Hannibal"

An analysis of the similarities and differences between how the creators of FX's "The Americans" and NBC's "Hannibal" approach their characters.

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Migizi Pensoneau on "The Daily Show"; Why NYT TV criticism is so bad; Netflix's terrible selection; David Simon on the death of the middle class; John Cusack: "Hollywood is a whorehouse."

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Festivals & Awards

NYFF 2014: Films Help Define a Cinematic World in Flux

A dispatch from the 2014 NYFF, including "Hill of Freedom," "The Princess of France," "Life of Riley" and "Two Shots Fired."

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NYFF 2014: Opening Weekend Films "La Sapienza" and "Gone Girl" Display Artistic Depth of Fest

This is a dispatch about the first weekend of NYFF 2014, including Green's "La Sapienza" and Fincher's "Gone Girl".

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Festivals & Awards

NYFF 2014: Help Us Out New York!

A piece on four films from the opening week of the 2014 New York Film Festival: "Heaven Knows What," "Seymour, an Introduction," "Stray Dog" and "Beloved Sisters."

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The movies' greatest pop music moments; Filmmakers can use drones; Lena Dunham's advice series; The genius of "Lolita"; How men talk about relationships in rom-coms.

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Life Itself

"Life Itself" Debuts in London at Dogwoof Weekender, Continues its Run

"Life Itself" debuts in London as part of the Dogwoof Weekender, and is currently screening at various other venues.

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Balder and Dash

New Trailer Released For the Wachowski's "Jupiter Ascending"

The trailer for "Jupiter Ascending," from Lana and Andy Wachowski.

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Demanders

Home Entertainment Consumer Guide: September 25, 2014

A special edition of the Home Entertainment Consumer Guide on Blu-ray releases for 9/23/14, including "Ida," "The Innocents," "Macbeth," "Neighbors," "The Rover" and more.