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Pick of the Week

Manchester by the Sea

Casey Affleck shines in this heartfelt drama

New This Week


A boy discovers the secrets of his small town


Demon possession thriller

Man Down

A soldier struggles with PTSD

A Winter Rose

A star is born (again)

First-Run Movies

The Accountant

Math, mayhem, and murder abound in this somewhat confusing thriller


WWII espionage thriller can't hold a candle to Casablanca

Almost Christmas

Home for the holidays (again)

American Pastoral

Philip Roth's beloved book hits the screen


Introspective sci-fi drama packs a punch

Bad Santa 2

A tired sequel that's more offensive than transgressive

Bleed for This

A boxer returns to the ring in this conventional drama

Deepwater Horizon

Mark Wahlberg stars in this throwback to Seventies disaster films

Doctor Strange

The Doctor is out, far out

Don't Breathe

Home-invasion thriller is more methodical than innovative

The Eagle Huntress

Real-life heroine soars above tradition

The Edge of Seventeen

Teen dramedy gets the growing pains right

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

A delightful return to the world of Harry Potter

The Girl on the Train

Another girl gone in this tedious adaptation

Hacksaw Ridge

A pacifist goes to war in Mel Gibson's brutal film

The Handmaiden

A stylish and alluring love triangle

Kubo and the Two Strings

Sublime animated movie is disguised as kids' fare


A married couple's love changes the nation

The Magnificent Seven

Revisionist remake stars a diverse rainbow coalition

A Man Called Ove

A grumpy old man finds his heart

Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life

Animation and reality collide in this paean to pubescence

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Tim Burton directs this film adaptation of the creepy kids' favorite


Set sail for Disney's gorgeous new adventure


There's magic in this Moonlight

Nocturnal Animals

A dark meditation on regret and revenge

Pete's Dragon

Old Disney musical is remade as a new children's classic

Rules Don’t Apply

Beatty's Howard Hughes film is a frantic mess

The Secret Life of Pets

Hollywood has the cure for those dog-day afternoons of summer


These animated birds never quite achieve liftoff

A Street Cat Named Bob

An addict's life is saved by a feline friend

Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad is done in by its own hand


Eastwood's film tells the story of the "miracle on the Hudson"


Banal plot mars this toy marketing scheme

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