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Review: In ‘Skate Kitchen,’ a Tight-Knit Group of Girls Takes In a Newcomer

Review: In ‘Skate Kitchen,’ a Tight-Knit Group of Girls Takes In a Newcomer

Jaden Smith and Rachelle Vinberg in “Skate Kitchen,” directed by Crystal Moselle.

Review: ‘The King’ Chases the American Dream and Elvis

Review: ‘The King’ Chases the American Dream and Elvis

Eugene Jarecki’s documentary “The King” tells two stories — one about Elvis Presley, the poor boy who became a king, and the other about the United States. Here, the king is in the Army.

For Your Reconsideration: Supporting Whom, Exactly?

For Your Reconsideration: Supporting Whom, Exactly?

Armie Hammer, a best supporting-actor contender for “Call Me by Your Name.”

The Golden Globes Get (Halfway) Woke

The Golden Globes Get (Halfway) Woke

Damon Winter/The New York Times

Review: ‘Super Troopers 2’: The Broken Lizard Boys Are Back

Review: ‘Super Troopers 2’: The Broken Lizard Boys Are Back

From left, Kevin Heffernan, Steve Lemme, Jay Chandrasekhar, Paul Soterr and Erik Stolhanske in “Super Troopers 2,” directed by Mr. Chandrasekhar.

Thrills, Tears and the Real Gone Girls of Cinema

Thrills, Tears and the Real Gone Girls of Cinema

A scene from “Bread” (1918), directed by Ida May Park, one of the pioneers in the BAMcinématek series.

Made of Blue Felt and Working Blue, Too: Dirty Puppets on the Big Screen

Made of Blue Felt and Working Blue, Too: Dirty Puppets on the Big Screen

Joel McHale with a felt antagonist in “The Happytime Murders.”

Review: Excellence Pursued in ‘Paddington 2’

Review: Excellence Pursued in ‘Paddington 2’

Ben Whishaw voices the amiable bear in “Paddington 2.”

Home Is Where the Horror Is

Home Is Where the Horror Is

From left, Milly Shapiro, Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne and Alex Wolff play the family at the center of “Hereditary.”

Review: ‘Eating Animals’ Skewers Factory Farming

Review: ‘Eating Animals’ Skewers Factory Farming

A scene from the documentary “Eating Animals,” directed by Christopher Quinn.

Review: ‘Mary Shelley’ Twists Pain and Passion Into a Monster

Review: ‘Mary Shelley’ Twists Pain and Passion Into a Monster

Elle Fanning portrays the title character in “Mary Shelley,” which explores the life of the famed writer and the origins of her book “Frankenstein.”

Is ‘Holmes & Watson’ So Bad It’s Good?

Is ‘Holmes & Watson’ So Bad It’s Good?

“Holmes & Watson” is full of awkward, anachronistic bits like this one, in which Watson (John C. Reilly), left, and Holmes (Will Ferrell) ask Queen Victoria (Pam Ferris) to take a “self-photograph.”

The Best and Worst of Cannes, Maybe Coming to a Theater Near You

The Best and Worst of Cannes, Maybe Coming to a Theater Near You

Adriano Tardiolo in Alice Rohrwacher’s “Happy as Lazzaro.”

What to Watch For at Cannes

What to Watch For at Cannes

“Birds of Passage,” from the filmmakers Ciro Guerra and Cristina Gallego of Colombia, portrays a family crime dynasty.


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