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Oscar preview

Check out interviews and reviews of this year's crop of nominees

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The 10 Sundance movies we're most excited about

The festival begins this Thursday—here's what lures us from a loaded lineup

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7 things you need to know about Xavier Dolan

Meet Xavier Dolan, the 25-year-old filmmaker who’s already a living legend

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Ten reasons why 2015 will be an amazing year for film

From the multiplex to the arthouse, this is a special year for movies

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The best new movies on Netflix

The streaming service announces a slew of new titles for Valentine's Day and the rest of February

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New movies we love

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Black Sea

The film’s old-fashioned storytelling makes it a worthy addition to the sub subgenre

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Mommy

Cinema doesn’t come much more exuberant and raw than this

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Still Alice

The rare film possessed with the courage required to shine a light into the abyss of Alzheimer's

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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Two Days, One Night

Feels like one of the Dardenne brothers best

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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American Sniper

Only Clint Eastwood could make a movie about an Iraq War veteran and infuse it with doubts, mission anxiety and ruination

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Goodbye to Language

It’s nice to see this great filmmaker sculpting something that feels genuinely revelatory

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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New movie releases

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Still Life

Still Life constantly threatens to become a better movie

Time Out says
  • 2 out of 5 stars
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Taken 3

Taken 3 scores over its predecessor on almost every level

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Into the Woods

What’s in the woods? A-listers dressed like Game of Thrones extras, belting out show tunes.

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Unbroken

Angelina Jolie’s third film as a director is a gorgeously shot and hard-hitting old-school war drama

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

What we have here is a whole lot more of Jackson’s proven formula

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Movie-going in Chicago

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The best movie theaters in Chicago

The top spots for classic films, indie gems and the latest blockbusters

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Film events: Chicago's best movies and fests

Check out the best movie screenings, fests, Q&As and other film events happening in Chicago

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Movie lists you love

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Best sex scenes in film

Outside of porn flicks, these are the lustiest lovemaking scenes on film

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23 things we learned about Chicago from the movies

The landscape and lifestyle of Chicago is a little suspect in the eyes of Hollywood

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Worst movie sex scenes

We count down the 20 most excruciating movie sex scenes

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The 43 best fictional Chicagoans

We consult our favorite Chicago-set fiction to find the greatest fake people to ever hail from our city

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The 100 best animated movies

World-famous animators pick the best animated movies ever

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The 50 most romantic movies of all time

Prepare to swoon at our loveliest of lists

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