Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is almost unrelentingly bleak, which makes its glimpses of hope…

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God’s Own Country
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God’s Own Country

Though there is little assurance that Johnny and Gheorghe’s romance will last forever, God’s Own…

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Lady Bird
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Lady Bird

Lady Bird has the specificity required of any truly universal youth movies, a personalized, keenly…

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Most Beautiful Island
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Most Beautiful Island

Add Most Beautiful Island’s writer-director-producer-star Ana Asensio to every list of “stars to watch.”

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1945
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1945

A perfect example of a small-scale arthouse film that manages to tell a story that…

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The Killing of a Sacred Deer
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The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Yorgos Lanthimos asks the viewer to consider whether society has evolved at all since Euripides.

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Wonderstruck
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Wonderstruck

The Florida Project
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The Florida Project

The Florida Project is about abject poverty, has an activist’s spirit, but not a second…

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Blade Runner 2049
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Blade Runner 2049

This may not be 2017’s most important film, but it’s without a doubt one of…

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White Sun
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White Sun

It satisfies the natural curiosity to explore and experience a far distant culture and tells…

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