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Small Engine Repair

Studio: Vertical Entertainment
Director: John Pollono

Sep 07, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

Even in its weakest moments, Small Engine Repair will keep you engrossed thanks to John Pollono’s penchant for on-point atmosphere and the layered performances from him and his fellow leads.

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Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James

Studio: Showtime
Director: Sacha Jenkins

Sep 03, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

Never a dull moment, Bitchin’ packages the excess and outrageousness of Rick James’ life, balancing it with his triumphs and everlasting contributions to music.

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Annette

Studio: Amazon Studios
Director: Leos Carax

Aug 17, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

Annette often feels like less of a film and more of a wavelength. You either have to get on board and buy into what’s happening or just turn it off before the story unfolds in even more unexpected ways.

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Cryptozoo

Studio: Magnolia Pictures
Director: Dash Shaw

Aug 16, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

Calling this “Jurassic Park with centaurs” might be a pretty good way to sell Cryptozoo, the latest feature from graphic novelist and filmmaker Dash Shaw.

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Respect

Studio: MGM
Director: Liesl Tommy

Aug 12, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

Portraying the Queen of Soul in both her professional life and personal life is a daunting task, and Jennifer Hudson rises to the challenge.

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CODA

Studio: Apple
Dir: Sian Heder

Aug 10, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

CODA is an uncomplicated and heartwarming look at family, sacrifice, and following your dreams.

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Stillwater

Studio: Focus Features
Dir: Tom McCarthy

Jul 30, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

Tom McCarthy, the director of the 2016 Academy Award winner for Best Picture, Spotlight, returns with Stillwater, a sometimes juicy, but mostly overcooked crime thriller.

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Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Studio: 20th Century Studios/Searchlight Pictures
Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson

Jul 02, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

The year is 1969. It’s summer in New York. A multiple-day music festival is happening featuring some of the most iconic artists of all time. There are hundreds of thousands of people in attendance. That sounds like Woodstock. Those same characteristics could be used to describe the Harlem Culture Festival, which is the focus of the documentary Summer of Soul.

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Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain [Tribeca 2021]

Studio: Focus Features
Directed by Morgan Neville

Jun 24, 2021 Cinema Web Exclusive

Morgan Neville’s Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain is a captivating and moving tribute to the chef, travel show host and author.

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