The stunning space thriller Gravity, 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



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

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

RECOMMENDED: The 51st New York Film Festival is now in progress!

Philadephia police dropped a bomb on MOVE headquarters in 1985; Let the Fire Burn offers a 360-degree portrait of an American miscarriage of justice. Read our review

Ever wondered about the dangers of scaling K2? The Summit, a nail-biting look at the “deadliest day in mountain-climbing history,” will fill you in. Read our review

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