Riot-grrrl icon Kathleen Hanna in The Punk Singer, plus four more movies to see this Thanksgiving weekend

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The Punk Singer

The Punk Singer

Feminist icon and riot-grrrl legend Kathleen Hanna is the subject of The Punk Singer, a fierce portrait chronicling the artist’s life and recent illness. Read our review

Leos Carax’s gorgeous, movie-mad Mauvais Sang returns for a welcome revival; you’ll never hear David Bowie’s “Modern Love” the same way. Read our review

Neglected for decades, the recently restored Cousin Jules, an epic documentary on an elderly rural blacksmith, finally gets the credit it’s due. Read our review

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What does the way we measure the passing of time say about us as a species? Peter Mettler’s The End of Time examines the question with avant-gusto. Read our review

A disgraced journalist (Steve Coogan) and a mother seeking answers (Judi Dench) team up in Philomena, an unlikely adventure into belated regrets. Read our review

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