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A Stranger in the Kingdom (1999, 112 min., PG-13)

As we all know, the more idyllic a rural area is portrayed in a movie, the more certain it is to have its “veneer of tranquility shattered by powerful conflicts,” generally involving sex, murder, or both. ...

Stranger Than Fiction (2006, 113 min., PG-13)

A good movie but not a great one, Stranger Than Fiction is reminiscent of the films of Charlie Kaufman but lacks that writer’s conceptual rigor and imaginative power.

The Stranger (1992)

With Agantuk/The Stranger (made in 1992 and released a few months before the director's death), internationally acclaimed Indian director Ray probes the domestic scene even further than in his previous films, examining the nature of identity ...

Strangers in Good Company (1991, 100 min., PG)

They are eight women in a school bus, seven of them elderly and one with a badly sprained ankle, stranded in the Canadian woods. Scott uses documentary-style camera work and the acting is improvisational. Scott found ...

Strangers With Candy (2006, 87 min., R)

The high school comedy of co-creators Dinello, Colbert, and Sedaris is completely over the top in its audacity and absurdity.

The Strangers (2008, 90 min., R)

First-time writer/director Bertino, a UT alum, scares up a solid horror-film success with this debut outing.

Straw Dogs (2011, 110 min., R)

Rod Lurie remakes Sam Peckinpah's 1971 bloodbath-classic about a home invasion and tapping into man's inner rage monster.

Strawberry and Chocolate (1994, 110 min., R)

Tolerance is the main theme of this fascinating new film from Cuba. The story tracks the development of an improbable friendship between two Cuban men, a friendship colored by the politics of their time. Diego (Perugorria) ...

A Street Cat Named Bob (2016, 103 min., NR)

An addict's life is saved by a feline friend

Street Fighter (1994, 102 min., PG-13)

Bizarre, surreal, and ultimately less engaging than playing Pong with a blind man, Street Fighter is the second in an ongoing cavalcade of action/adventure films based on video games (the first, you surely remember, was Super ...

Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009, 96 min., PG-13)

The director of Doom takes on another video-game franchise, this time one about a female martial artist seeking justice.

Street Kings (2008, 109 min., R)

This new crime drama starring Keanu Reeves is directed by the screenwriter of Training Day and based on a story by crackerjack crime novelist James Ellroy.

Street Knight (1993)

Actioners are basically revenge fantasies acted out in different narrative configurations. The genre is basically dominated by wooden leading men. Unfortunately, this has led scores of producers to star any handsome martial arts expert they can ...

Strictly Business (1991, 121 min., PG-13)

There's not much here to distinguish Strictly Business from The Secret of My Success, that fairly recent Michael J. Fox film about moving up through the ranks in corporate America. Davidson of In Living Color plays ...

Striking Distance (1993)

Patrolman Tom Hardy (Willis), from a Pittsburgh cop family, has testified against his partner and cousin (Pastorelli), helping to send him to jail. The same weekend, his father is killed driving with Hardy in the pursuit ...

Striptease (1996, 116 min., R)

Dumb and dumber. No, not Jim Carrey's latest. I'm talking about the recent trajectory of Demi Moore's script choices. I mean, really. First, there's The Juror in which the sculptor/mom she plays is impaneled on a ...

Stuart Little (1999, 92 min., PG)

Retelling of E.B. White's children's classic.

Stuart Little 2 (2002, 78 min., PG)

So I'm a sucker for talking animals. Stuart Little 2, and its enormously popular predecessor, 1999's Stuart Little, fudge a bit in that most of their Chatty Cathies are entirely computer-generated, but that fact doesn't strip ...

Stuck (2008, 94 min., R)

Stuart Gordon tells his own creepy version of the story about the Fort Worth woman who locked her car in the garage for days with the mangled-but-still-living body of a human victim stuck in her windshield.

Stuck on You (2003, 118 min., PG-13)

The Farrelly brothers deliver the ultimate buddy movie.

Stupidity (2003, 70 min., NR)

Could it be?: a study of human stupidity that's not, um …, stupid?

The Stupids (1996, 94 min., PG)

Dear Scum Pig of an Ex-Husband://¶//I swore that I would never communicate with you in any fashion after I divorced your free-loading ass, but after seeing The Stupids, I can't resist writing this letter to tell ...

Submarine (2011, 97 min., R)

This British film is a bracingly deadpan coming-of-age story that proudly wears its Wes Anderson influences on its sleeve.

The Substance of Fire (1997, 102 min., R)

Uncompromising. Not a word one hears that often nowadays, except in reference to multinational corporations and superstar celebrities. Those with much can afford to be “uncompromising” (and seem to be, in their pursuit of greater profits ...

The Substitute (1996, 110 min., R)

The Substitute can only hope to capitalize on the inexplicable success of last year's Dangerous Minds, despite being an even sillier white bread fantasy. Like that film, The Substitute features a militarily trained “Great White Hope” ...

Suburban Commando (1991, 90 min., PG)

Hulk Hogan plays an alien who holes up with an Earth family while his spaceship recharges.

subUrbia (1997, 121 min., R)

Adapted by Eric Bogosian from his stage play, subUrbia follows the alienated, angst-ridden, and collapsing world of five friends over the course of one night as they meet up with a former buddy of theirs who ...

Sucker Punch (2011, 109 min., R)

In this visually compelling but narratively bankrupt action fantasy, an institutionalized young girl finds escape through her vivid imagination.

Sudden Manhattan (1997, 83 min., NR)

If Shelly's feature debut were a CD, it would arrive with the pronouncement “File Under Quirky” with an attachment: “If you enjoy this, you may also enjoy Allen, Woody; Hartley, Hal; etc.” The waif-like, 30-something actress ...

Suffragette (2015, 106 min., PG-13)

Carey Mulligan gets her Norma Rae on in this historical drama

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