Grindhouse mayhem is back with Machete Kills, plus four more movies to see this weekend

Time Out New York's Film editors have your picks for the best movies playing in NYC

Machete Kills

Machete Kills

If you’re hungry for some retro-grindhouse raw meat, Robert Rodriguez’s slice-and-dice Machete Kills serves it up nicely. Read our review

Claire Denis’s carnal Trouble Every Day (starring Vincent Gallo and Béatrice Dalle) incisively dissects love, desire and hunger—in this case, for flesh. Read our review

Four years and millions of dollars have been spent to create Gravity, the most realistic zero-G misadventure ever committed to screen. Read our review

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If you’re even remotely a fan of thrash metal—or of the massive IMAX experience—Metallica: Through the Never is mandatory viewing. Read our review

Chinese filmmaker Jia Zhang-ke goes for the gut with A Touch of Sin, a visceral feature about four citizens of the People’s Republic who are pushed to extremes. Read our review

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