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RICHARD JEWELL

Fascinating and infuriating in equal measure, Eastwood’s film pushes the director’s late preoccupation with everyday heroes into new territory

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DARK WATERS

Todd Haynes injects the legal thriller with subtle artistry and palpable dread

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WASP NETWORK

An atypical dud from Olivier Assayas, fascinating only for its flaws

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PARASITE

Bong offers a rigorous class-system takedown disguised as a serpentine thriller

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THE LAST BLACK MAN IN SAN FRANCISCO

Joe Talbot and Jimmie Fails deliver an affecting tone-poem to San Francisco

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FIRST COW

Kelly Reichardt returns to the 19th century for an evocative portrait of enduring friendship

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VITALINA VARELA

Pedro Costa continues to hone his craft in his most earthbound and ravishing film yet

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ATLANTICS

Mati Diop’s Atlantics elevates a handspun ghost story to transcendent heights

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SYNONYMS

Guided along by a combustible lead performance from Tom Mercier, Synonyms reveals the densely layered qualities of language

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YOUNG AHMED

The Dardenne Brothers churn out a greatest hits reel slapped with an unfortunate premise