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The best movie screenings in Chicago this month
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The best movie screenings in Chicago this month

Step away from the multiplex for these alternative movie screenings and events, including rep films and cult classics

‘Silence’ stars Adam Driver and Andrew Garfield
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‘Silence’ stars Adam Driver and Andrew Garfield

The actors on the cathartic experience of shooting Martin Scorsese’s new epic

La La Land writer-director Damien Chazelle
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La La Land writer-director Damien Chazelle

The Whiplash wunderkind on the year’s most euphoric movie

The 10 best documentaries on Netflix
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The 10 best documentaries on Netflix

Dive into reality from the comfort of your couch with our select list of the best documentaries on Netflix streaming

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Silence
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Silence

Summoning his deepest conviction, Martin Scorsese transcends his filmography with a tale of Christianity in crisis

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Sing
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Sing

The makers of Despicable Me deliver a fun animated musical about animals pursuing their dream—to be singers

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
La La Land
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La La Land

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star in a piece of musical euphoria that's as attuned to the genre's past as it is to today's anxieties

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Gutsy rebels, a snarling villain, nostalgic pleasures and politics in a murky shade of grey: It's a satisfyingly gritty Star Wars prequel

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Jackie
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Jackie

Commandingly complex, Natalie Portman triumphs in a real-life story pitched at an unthinkable moment of national tragedy

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
The Eyes of My Mother
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The Eyes of My Mother

Dreamlike and terrifying, Nicolas Pesce's debut suggests a filmmaker who knows his horror classics intimately

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

A Monster Calls
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A Monster Calls

Young actor Lewis MacDougall impresses in this imaginative but overly sentimental fantasy

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
Silence
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Silence

Summoning his deepest conviction, Martin Scorsese transcends his filmography with a tale of Christianity in crisis

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Hidden Figures
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Hidden Figures

This true story of ’60s-era African-American NASA workers has sentiment on its side, even if it’s a touch overblown

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
Fences
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Fences

Viola Davis's soulful performance is the main reason to see this otherwise stagy adaptation of August Wilson’s play

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
Sing
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Sing

The makers of Despicable Me deliver a fun animated musical about animals pursuing their dream—to be singers

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Neruda
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Neruda

The famous Chilean poet comes to life in an unusual drama with literary ambitions and a wavering focus

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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