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'1917' Is A World War I Epic Crafted To Look Like A Single Continuous Camera Shot

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Merritt Wever and Toni Collette play two detectives investigating a series of sexual assaults in the Netflix show Unbelievable. Beth Dubber/Netflix hide caption

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A Critic Returns To The Books, TV, Music And Movies He Didn't Get To In 2019

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March sisters Meg (Emma Watson), Amy (Florence Pugh), Jo (Saoirse Ronan) and Beth (Eliza Scanlen) return to the screen in a new adaptation of Little Women. Wilson Webb/CTMG/Columbia Pictures hide caption

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'Little Women' Again? Greta Gerwig's Adaptation Is Both Faithful And Radical

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The Cave, The Farewell, Booksmart, Little Women, Hustlers and Fast Color (from left, starting in top row) all made NPR's favorite-movie list this year. National Geographic, Casi Moss/A24, Annapurna Pictures, Wilson Webb/Columbia Pictures, Alison Cohen Rosa/STXfilms, Jacob Yakob/Codeblack Films hide caption

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Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo), Poe (Oscar Isaac), Rey (Daisy Ridley) and Finn (John Boyega) take on the enemy one last time in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Lucasfilms hide caption

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Parasite and Knives Out top Justin Chang's 2019 list of movie pairings. At left, Lee Sun-kyun and Cho Yeo-jeong play a wealthy couple whose hired help isn't quite what it seems in Bong Joon-ho's thriller, Parasite. Chris Evans (right) is a trust-fund playboy in Knives Out. Neon CJ Entertainment and Claire Folger/Lionsgate hide caption

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Double Feature: Critic Justin Chang Pairs His Favorite Films Of 2019

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