The Big Book of Rogues and Villains: Edited by Otto Penzler
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The Big Book of Rogues and Villains: Edited by Otto Penzler

This is a book for the lover of stories of heists, con artists, forgers and…

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Western
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Western

Western is a cinematic slow-burn that masterfully captures many of the central paradoxes of globalization.

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The Internationalists: by Oona A. Hathaway and Scott J. Shapiro
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The Internationalists: by Oona A. Hathaway and Scott J. Shapiro

Plagued by gross exaggerations, contradictory data, unproven assertions, foul name-calling, U.S.-exceptionalist grandstanding, odd grudges and…

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Notes on a Foreign Country: by Suzy Hansen
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Notes on a Foreign Country: by Suzy Hansen

Hansen has captured the nigh-ineffable spirit of U.S. exceptionalism as it operates in the world…

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The Final Year
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The Final Year

A lively and engaging documentary about the last 12 months of the Obama administration, The…

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Lover for a Day
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Lover for a Day

The Outside Lands: by Hannah Kohler
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The Outside Lands: by Hannah Kohler

Takes an enormously exciting moment and squeezes almost all of the fun out of it.

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The Ballad of Lefty Brown
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The Ballad of Lefty Brown

The Ballad of Lefty Brown tells a story as old as cinema itself, burying its…

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Hollow in the Land
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Hollow in the Land

Like Winter’s Bone mixed with Blue Ruin, but set in Canada with a lesbian protagonist.

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Daisy Winters
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Daisy Winters

Daisy Winters is for children and their parents, who were themselves kids in the ‘90s…

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