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Hilary Swank and Michael Shannon as siblings are the best thing about ‘What They Had’

Writer-director Elizabeth Chomko’s What They Had understands how shared family history colors interpersonal relationships, and it’s judiciously fixated on how the ties that bind one…

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“Beirut” review: Shrewdly realistic political thriller an antidote to blockbusters

It’s sometimes lamented, with justice, that Hollywood has quit making human-scaled entertainment for adults – films that occupy a middle ground between youth-oriented blockbusters and…

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“Colette” – Keira Knightley is on top form in exhilarating literary biopic

The life of Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette makes for fascinating drama in a nuanced and inspiring film with a luminous central performance No, not another biopic about…

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The movie “Leave No Trace” Is a Shattering, Essential Drama

Early on in Leave No Trace, Will (Ben Foster) and Tom (Thomasin McKenzie) have moved into a modest, charming home in Oregon’s countryside, with assistance…

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