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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

Jake Johnson interview
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Jake Johnson interview

The Win It All star on collaborating with Joe Swanberg and shooting in Chicago

The best new movies on Netflix in May
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The best new movies on Netflix in May

Try a modern Tarantino classic or a sweet indie semi-romance

Scarlett Johansson interview
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Scarlett Johansson interview

The Ghost in the Shell star on action movies and political actions

New movies we love

Beauty and the Beast
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Beauty and the Beast

A live-action spin on the classic Disney animated romance, starring Emma Watson, honors the love for the original film

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

In what may be his final film as Wolverine, Hugh Jackman takes it deep and dark in an appropriately apocalyptic superhero movie

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Kedi
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Kedi

In a city overrun with wild cats, a secondary urban lifestyle emerges—one with whiskers

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
My Life as a Zucchini
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My Life as a Zucchini

An orphan's daily challenges come to life with beautiful stop-motion animation and an unflinching eye for hard truths

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
John Wick: Chapter 2
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John Wick: Chapter 2

Keanu Reeves is back in a sequel that, if anything, feels more gory, more stylish and more deliriously silly (and fun) than the original

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
The LEGO Batman Movie
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The LEGO Batman Movie

A little plastic bat (with a huge ego) fights the forces of evil in this hilarious comic-book pastiche that often works better than the Christopher Nolan films

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

Ghost in the Shell
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Ghost in the Shell

Scarlett Johansson is statuesque and underutilized in this whiffed live-action remake of yesteryear's sci-fi dystopia

Time Out says
  • 2 out of 5 stars
The Zookeeper's Wife
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The Zookeeper's Wife

As a Pole who shelters Jews during WWII, Jessica Chastain gives this drama her all, but the film isn't as courageous as she is

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
Beauty and the Beast
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Beauty and the Beast

A live-action spin on the classic Disney animated romance, starring Emma Watson, honors the love for the original film

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

In what may be his final film as Wolverine, Hugh Jackman takes it deep and dark in an appropriately apocalyptic superhero movie

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Get Out
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Get Out

Comedian Jordan Peele steps behind the camera for a brainier-than-usual horror comedy that forgets to go for the jugular

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
My Life as a Zucchini
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My Life as a Zucchini

An orphan's daily challenges come to life with beautiful stop-motion animation and an unflinching eye for hard truths

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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The best movie posters of all time
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The best movie posters of all time

The best movie posters changed how the world sees cinema with epic images worthy of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters

The 100 best movies on Netflix
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The 100 best movies on Netflix

So many options, but which to pick? Consult our ranked list of the very best movies on Netflix streaming

The 10 best Marvel movies of all time
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The 10 best Marvel movies of all time

It took a superheroic effort, but here’s our deeply opinionated ranking of the top 10 Marvel movies to date

Best sex scenes in film
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Best sex scenes in film

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

23 things we learned about Chicago from the movies
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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

The 100 best action movies ever made
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The 100 best action movies ever made

They get a bad rap from snobs, but don’t mess with action movies