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In Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun? director Travis Wilkerson dissects an act of racial violence in his family's past — and the systemic racism that endures today. Grasshopper Films hide caption

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Drawing Connections Between 'Young Karl Marx' And 'The Cured'

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Natalie Portman plays Lena in Alex Garland's new film Annihilation. Paramount Pictures hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: The Mind-Bending Pleasures Of 'Annihilation'

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In Mute, Alexander Skarsgård plays Leo, a mute bartender searching for his lost girlfriend. The film is Duncan Jones' return to the kind of moody Sci-Fi that marks his early work. Keith Bernstein/Netflix hide caption

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Tense, Moody 'Golden Exits' Finds Drama In Everyday Gossip And Betrayal

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A soon-to-be-divorced couple looks for their runaway son (Matvey Novikov) in Loveless, a pitch-black Russian drama that earned an Oscar nomination for best foreign language film. Roadside Attractions hide caption

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A Missing Child, A Dying Marriage And A 'Loveless' Society

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Ticket Sales For Marvel's 'Black Panther' Are Superhero-Sized

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In Double Lover, Chloé (Marine Vacth) falls in love with her psychoanalyst Paul (Jeremie Reiner). As they get closer, Chloé starts to learn some insidious secrets about her lover. /Cohen Media Group hide caption

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Mythic 'Black Panther' Is A Momentous Event In Pop Culture History

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