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Swiss Army Man

This infamous "farting corpse" movie is all gassed up with nowhere to go

New This Week

The BFG

Steven Spielberg tackles Roald Dahl’s 1982 children's book

The Legend of Tarzan

This new take on Tarzan, with its CGI jungle animals, isn't half bad

Our Kind of Traitor

Stellan Skarsgård and Damien Lewis rock this John le Carré adaptation

The Purge: Election Year

The third entry in this nasty series adopts a political bent

Wiener-Dog

Todd Solondz sets a pup in a world of humans who are all bark and more bite

First-Run Movies

The Angry Birds Movie

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a game! It's a movie!

Barbershop: The Next Cut

Cutting hair and cutting up

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Overwrought take on DC Comics’ two most popular characters

Captain America: Civil War

It's a Marvel Universe, and we all just live in it

Central Intelligence

Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart make for passable action buddies

The Conjuring 2

Semi-retired ghost hunters make a comeback in the second installment of James Wan's spooky series

Dark Horse

True horse saga beguiles with its simplicity and purity of heart

Everest

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

Eye in the Sky

Helen Mirren is a British colonel engaged in modern drone warfare

Finding Dory

If only Dory had ruby slippers, she could click her heels and be home

Free State of Jones

Matthew McConaughey stars in pic about little-known Civil War event

Genius

Editor Maxwell Perkins and author Thomas Wolfe collaborate in biopic

God's Not Dead 2

A sequel? The deity doth protest too much, methinks.

The Huntsman: Winter's War

Modernized fairy tale is a wan follow-up

Independence Day: Resurgence

ID:R is probably everything you were expecting and less

Keanu

A refreshingly silly, unabashed mix of humor, violence, and cuteness

Kung Fu Panda 3

Now a kung-fu master, the panda is no longer a grasshopper

The Lobster

The Dogtooth director is back with another fractured parable

Love & Friendship

What took Whit Stillman and Jane Austen so long to find each other?

Maggie's Plan

Greta Gerwig delights in this NYC-set screwball romantic comedy

The Man Who Knew Infinity

Mathematics prodigy Srinivasa Ramanujan is the subject of this biopic

Me Before You

A paraplegic and his quirky caregiver form a bond in this British romance

The Meddler

A terrific vehicle for Susan Sarandon as a meddlesome mom

Money Monster

George Clooney plays a cable-TV guru taken hostage by an irate viewer

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising

Seth Rogen learns that girls just want to have fun

The Neon Demon

Cinema's bad boy, Nicolas Winding Refn, strikes again

The Nice Guys

Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe pair for laughs in this detective caper

Now You See Me 2

Now you can't un-see the second installment of Jon M. Chu's magical trilogy

The Shallows

Blake Lively is trapped by a shark on her own bikini island

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Green sewer-dwellers battle purple ooze. Big, dumb fun

Warcraft

No fun storming the castle in this lousy adaptation of the hit video game

Weiner

An eye-popping, jaw-dropping doc about sext-happy ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner

X-Men: Apocalypse

Another bloated spectacle that serves neither the fans nor the story

Zootopia

These animated Disney critters are fun, topical, and inclusive

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