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Pick of the Week

Peace Officer

Award-winning doc about police tactics could not be more timely

New This Week

Big Stone Gap

An Appalachian "spinster" learns the truth about her past


Crazed Kiwi film leaves you laughing, gagging, and head-banging

The Final Girls

Smart homage to the cheesy campsite horror films of the Eighties

He Named Me Malala

Doc about the famous champion of girls' eduction, Malala Yousafzai


Bollywood's top stars tussle in this dramatic thriller

Knock Knock

Keanu Reeves stars in Eli Roth's latest horror film


Comic Mexican caper draws weight from its historical slant

99 Homes

Orlando real-estate drama is a microcosm of the U.S. financial crisis


Peter Pan origin story goes off the plank


Chicago-based, Jewish philanthropist Julius Rosenwald is profiled

Rudrama Devi

Telugu historical film.

Yakuza Apocalypse

Japan’s nuttiest filmmaker Takashi Miike strikes again

First-Run Movies

Addicted to Fresno

Natasha Lyonne and Judy Greer co-star as sisters in off-color comedy

Black Mass

Johnny Depp plays the notorious South Boston crime boss Whitey Bulger

Coming Home

Zhang Yimou's latest is a family drama set against the winds of history

Etiquette for Mistresses

Five women have affairs in this movie from the Philippines


Ace ensemble cast enacts the real-life story of a doomed climbing expedition

Fantastic Four

Marvel not at this Fox flop

Un Gallo con Muchos Huevos

First animated Mexican movie to receive wide release in the States

The Gift

Joel Edgerton moves to the director's chair for this white-knuckle suspenser

Goodnight Mommy

Nine-year-old twins suspect that someone is impersonating their mother


Lily Tomlin leads a dynamic cast down roads less traveled

The Green Inferno

Eli Roth's long-delayed cannibal movie has passed its shelf life

Hell and Back

In this animated film, dudes battle demons to retrieve a friend from hell

Hotel Transylvania 2

The Universal monsters reunite for another animated kiddie fling

Inside Out

Audacity is matched by artistry in the latest Pixar crowd-pleaser

The Intern

Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro star in savvy but irksome film

Jurassic World

Bigger isn’t necessarily better

The Keeping Room

Slow-burn thriller is a Western with a feminist slant

Learning to Drive

Patricia Clarkson and Ben Kingsley drive a tale of unlikely friendship

The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

Napoleon Solo and and Illya Kuryakin don't transition well to the present

Manhattan Romance

New York-set indie rom-com just goes through the motions

The Martian

Circumstances force Matt Damon to become a wily Robinson Crusoe on Mars

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

YA dystopia franchise continues in this sub-par sequel


Doc recounts efforts of American mountain climbers to ascend Meru Peak


The Minions have moved from background work to starring in their own animated movie

Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation

Just accept the mission and pass the popcorn

Mississippi Grind

Ben Mendelsohn and Ryan Reynolds co-star as gambling buddies

Mr. Holmes

Ian McKellen plays Sherlock Holmes at 93, as his memory begins to fail

Pawn Sacrifice

Fictionalized tale of famed chess bout between Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky

The Perfect Guy

Unimaginative woman-in-distress thriller


In postwar Germany, a woman with a reconfigured face reclaims her identity


Ever wish you could pixelate Adam Sandler?


South Indian fantasy-adventure

Ricki and the Flash

Meryl Streep, Jonathan Demme, Diablo Cody combine talents, but where's the magic?

Shaun the Sheep Movie

The latest from Aardman Animations is one baaaaaadass movie


Taut, morally ambiguous thriller is set on the U.S./Mexico border

Singh Is Bling

Bollywood action-comedy

Sinister 2

Round 2 for this supernatural horror franchise

Sleeping With Other People

Rom-com adapted from a Mamet play stars Alison Brie and Jason Sudeikis


A Midwestern boy comes out amid the backdrop of the Stonewall Riots

Straight Outta Compton

Picture about origins of rap group NWA shows off their snarly cool


Hindi thriller based on a real-life murder investigation

Terminator: Genisys

The Governator is back


Amy Schumer adds an X chromosome to Judd Apatow's usual raunchfest


Rude and crude; make other vacation plans

The Visit

M. Night Shyamalan blends comedy and horror in his latest offering

A Walk in the Woods

Robert Redford and Nick Nolte walk the Appalachian Trail in Bill Bryson's memoir

The Walk

Philippe Petit dreamed it and Robert Zemeckis brings it to life

War Room

Christian melodrama likens prayer to war against the devil

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