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Midnight Family

Studio: 1091 Media

Mar 06, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

What Mexico City lacks in emergency vehicles is partly made up by a network of private Ambulances, owned and run for what profit they can make. They provide both a valuable and desperately needed service, but are also viewed in a "vulture" like way. It's this duality that seems to run right through Midnight Family. More

Run This Town

Studio: Oscilloscope / Quiver
Directed by Ricky Tollman

Mar 04, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Quick tip for anyone making a movie that features a crack smoking mayor: don’t wait half an hour to let said degenerate grace the screen. More

The Whistlers

Studio: Magnolia Pictures
Directed by Corneliu Porumboiu

Feb 25, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Romanian director Corneliu Porumboiu has created a neat, sexy thriller but its convoluted ideas aren’t as clean as a whistle. More

Standing Up, Falling Down

Studio: Shout! Studios
Directed by Matt Ratner

Feb 18, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

A failed standup comedian (Ben Schwartz) befriends his alcoholic dermatologist (Billy Crystal) in this laidback dramedy. More

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Studio: NEON
Directed by Céline Sciamma

Feb 11, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Céline Sciamma’s stunning film begins in the rough waters around 18th Century Brittany. More

Incitement

Studio: Greenwich Entertainment
Directed by Yaron Zilberman

Feb 04, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Incitement is a film with sadness in its eyes, referring us back to a leader ambitious for peace, wishing he were still here. More

Color Out of Space

Studio: RLJE Films
Directed by Richard Stanley

Jan 23, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Adapted from an H.P. Lovecraft short story, Color Out of Space is a cosmic home invasion movie that winds up Nic Cage and watches him go. More

Les Misérables

Studio: Amazon Studios
Directed by Ladj Ly

Jan 07, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Tensions rise between the police and civilians of Paris as director Ladj Ly tries to grapple with the underlying problems facing a divided city. More

A Hidden Life

Studio: Fox Searchlight
Directed by Terrence Malick

Dec 31, 2019 Cinema Web Exclusive

The sum of Malick’s filmmaking decisions in A Hidden Life seems motivated by approachability. More