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Film Review: The Departure
A documentary character study of a Japanese former party boy turned suicide counselor, 'The Departure' observes much, and says not enough.
Film Review: Tom of Finland
Dome Karukoski's film examines the life of groundbreaking gay artist Touko Laaksonen, who found fame as Tom of Finland.
Film Review: Wasted! The Story of Food Waste
Anthony Bourdain narrates this conventional but persuasive doc about the world’s unreasonable, and unnecessary, waste of food.
Film Review: M.F.A.
'Death Wish' meets contemporary sexual politics on campus in this timely, if less than subtle, thriller.
Film Review: Blood Money
High-school best friends on their first college camping trip cross paths with a ruthless embezzler in this derivative but effective thriller.
Film Review: The Outlaws
Cops battle warring gangs war in a solid, hard-hitting Korean thriller.
Film Review: The Man from Earth: Holocene
College students try to uncover the secrets of a mysterious teacher in this offbeat, if not entirely successful, philosophical sci-fi picture.
Film Review: Human Flow
Ai Weiwei’s sprawling dispatch from the frontlines of the worldwide refugee catastrophe is an ambitious call to action that’s very nearly undone by its sometimes self-defeating beauty.
Film Review: 78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene
Documentary about one of cinema’s most infamous scenes gets a razor-sharp, if not entirely thorough, examination.
Film Review: The Secret Scripture
Beautifully dark, but the tidy ending feels forced.
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