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Eastern Boys begins as a home invasion story but evolves to something more complex, says NPR film critic Bob Mondello. Courtesy of First Run Features hide caption

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Tense 'Eastern Boys': Cruising, and Bruising

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'Maps To The Stars': Either The Funniest Horror Movie, Or The Most Horrific Comedy

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Belfast Thriller '71' Combines Action And Emotional Authenticity

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In These Six 'Wild Tales,' Humans Morph Into Destructive Forces Of Nature

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Good Acting, Directing And Story Make 'McFarland USA' Effective

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Wild Tales is crammed with gallows humor, says NPR film critic Bob Mondello. Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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Argentine Oscar Nominee 'Wild Tales' Lives Up To Its Title

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The finite romance in The Last Five Years is "haunting, bittersweet" says NPR film critic Bob Mondello. Courtesy of RADiUS hide caption

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Love From A To Z — And Back Again — In 'The Last Five Years'

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If You Strip The Bondage, '50 Shades' Is A Conventional Love Story

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Publishing Phenomenon 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Hits The Big Screen

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