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‘Not Going Quietly’: Film Review | SXSW 2021

Nicholas Bruckman follows ALS-struck activist Ady Barkan on what could be his final political campaign in 'Not Going Quietly.'

‘The Lost Sons’: Film Review | SXSW 2021

Ursula Macfarlane's doc follows a man's quest to solve his own separated-at-birth mystery.

‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’: Film Review

Zack Snyder returns with a four-hour version of the comic-book film he left during post-production in 2017.

‘Yes Day’: Film Review

Jennifer Garner and Edgar Ramirez play beleaguered parents in Miguel Arteta's Netflix family pic.

‘Boss Level’: Film Review

Joe Carnahan's action pic featuring Mel Gibson and Naomi Watts sticks a tough guy (Frank Grillo) in a man-made time loop.

‘Tom & Jerry’: Film Review

The eternal cat-and-mouse enemies return in a hybrid live-action/animated Tim Story film starring Chloe Grace Moretz.

‘Crisis’: Film Review

Gary Oldman, Armie Hammer and Evangeline Lilly star in Nicholas Jarecki's multi-narrative look at the opioid problem.

‘Sin’ (‘Il Peccato’): Film Review

Andrei Konchalovsky's 'Sin' follows an especially tense period in the life of Renaissance workaholic Michelangelo.

‘The Map of Tiny Perfect Things’: Film Review

Ian Samuels adapts Lev Grossman's time-loop teen romance in an Amazon film starring Kyle Allen and Kathryn Newton.

‘Little Fish’: Film Review

Olivia Cooke and Jack O'Connell play a couple confronting a memory-destroying pandemic in Chad Hartigan's drama.

‘Prisoners of the Ghostland’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

Nicolas Cage stars in Sion Sono's samurai-Western rescue story set in a post-nuclear wasteland.

‘First Date’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

Manuel Crosby and Darren Knapp's comedy sets many, many obstacles between the meeting of a high-school kid and the girl he's obsessed with.