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I Am Not Your Negro uses the words of James Baldwin to analyze American attitudes toward race. Bob Adelman/Courtesy of Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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Studios And Audiences Had Lots To Celebrate In 2016

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'Fences' And 'Hidden Figures' Explore Race, And More, In Midcentury America

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It's more than just the titular character in I, Daniel Blake who get stuck in the red tape. Joss Barratt/Courtesy of Sixteen Films hide caption

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'Daniel Blake' Skewers The Red Tape That Keeps The Downtrodden Down

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Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling dance in the musical, La La Land, critic David Edelstein's pick for the best film of the year. Summit Entertainment hide caption

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In 'An Excellent Year' For Film, Critic David Edelstein Shares His 12 Favorites

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'Rogue One' Wows With Fresh Special Effects And A Multinational Cast

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