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Kate Mara Takes On Another Political Death

Kate Mara Takes On Another Political Death

Kate Mara with her dog, Bruno.

Review: The Persistence of Abbas Kiarostami’s Vision in ‘24 Frames’

Review: The Persistence of Abbas Kiarostami’s Vision in ‘24 Frames’

A scene from “24 Frames,” the last film from Abbas Kiarostami. The movie transforms still images into visually and thematically linked sequences.

Review: Roulette, a Hangman and Singing Fish, in an Animation Fest

Review: Roulette, a Hangman and Singing Fish, in an Animation Fest

An image from the restored short “Hangman” (1964), by Paul Julian and Les Goldman, one of the highlights of the Animation Show of Shows.

Review: ‘Minding the Gap’ Is an Astonishing Film About American Life

Review: ‘Minding the Gap’ Is an Astonishing Film About American Life

Zack Mulligan, left, and Keire Johnson in the documentary “Minding the Gap.”

Gérard Depardieu Under Investigation After Rape Accusation

Gérard Depardieu Under Investigation After Rape Accusation

Gérard Depardieu in 2017. A young actress has accused him of sexually assaulting her on two occasions.

Review: A Man and a Woman (and Another Woman) in ‘Lover for a Day’

Review: A Man and a Woman (and Another Woman) in ‘Lover for a Day’

Eric Caravaca and Esther Garrel play a father and daughter in Philippe Garrel’s “Lover for a Day.”

Review: ‘First Reformed’ Is an Epiphany. Ethan Hawke Is, Too.

Review: ‘First Reformed’ Is an Epiphany. Ethan Hawke Is, Too.

Ethan Hawke stars as a pastor in upstate New York in “First Reformed,” directed by Paul Schrader.

Review: In ‘Beirut,’ a War-Torn Backdrop for American Spy Games

Review: In ‘Beirut,’ a War-Torn Backdrop for American Spy Games

From left, Rosamund Pike, Jon Hamm and Dean Norris in “Beirut,” directed by Brad Anderson.

How Luchino Visconti Made History Sing

How Luchino Visconti Made History Sing

Helmut Berger, right, with Romy Schneider in “Ludwig.” The title character decays before our eyes.

Review: ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ Has Dwayne Johnson as a Nerd

Review: ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ Has Dwayne Johnson as a Nerd

From left, Kevin Hart, Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan and Jack Black in “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.”

The Agony, Absurdity and Ecstasy of the Oscar for Best Song

The Agony, Absurdity and Ecstasy of the Oscar for Best Song

Clockwise from top left: Sufjan Stevens; a scene from “The Greatest Showman; Common and Diane Warren; a scene from “Coco.”

Elizabeth Banks Was a Frustrated Actress. Now She’s a Determined Mogul.

Elizabeth Banks Was a Frustrated Actress. Now She’s a Determined Mogul.

Elizabeth Banks at Universal. She turned to directing and producing after assessing her acting prospects: “I felt underused. I just knew there was more for me to be doing.”

Review: ‘Milford Graves Full Mantis’ Delivers a Lot of Heart

Review: ‘Milford Graves Full Mantis’ Delivers a Lot of Heart

Milford Graves in a scene from the documentary “Milford Graves Full Mantis.”

How They Made the Movie References Pop in ‘Ready Player One’

How They Made the Movie References Pop in ‘Ready Player One’

King Kong in a scene from “Ready Player One.”


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