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The 10 best Marvel movies of all time

We rank the best of the bunch so far

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Ghostbusters

Go in with an open heart, and you won’t get slimed: Yesterday’s summer blockbuster is today’s brainiac guilty pleasure

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Our Little Sister

Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda delivers a tender portrait of an unusual family

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Wiener-Dog

Todd Solondz continues his career-long plunge into the dark side of human nature with this fierce, sneakily profound tale of heavy petting

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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The BFG

Steven Spielberg teams up again with Mark Rylance for a mostly magical adaptation of Roald Dahl's children's tale

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Our Kind of Traitor

More smart sleuthing in exotic locations from the master of the spy thriller, John le Carré

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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The Shallows

You’re gonna need a bigger Blake (and you’re going to get one) in Lively’s enjoyably trashy shark-survival movie

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Ghostbusters

Go in with an open heart, and you won’t get slimed: Yesterday’s summer blockbuster is today’s brainiac guilty pleasure

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Captain Fantastic

Living off the grid has its pros and cons in a domestic drama touched by a wayward spirit

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Wiener-Dog

Todd Solondz continues his career-long plunge into the dark side of human nature with this fierce, sneakily profound tale of heavy petting

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Our Little Sister

Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda delivers a tender portrait of an unusual family

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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The Infiltrator

Bryan Cranston coasts in the role of an undercover agent who's really good at faking it

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  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates

Two bros go on the hunt but meet their match in two wild women who deserve a better movie

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  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Movie-going in Chicago

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Best dine-in movie theaters in Chicago

No time for dinner and a movie? Combine them

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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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The 100 best movies of all time

The best movies ever made, from great comedies and classic romances to blockbusters and foreign gems

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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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The 100 best action movies ever made

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

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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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