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Carol (Edie Falco) and Chris (Jay Duplass) share an intimate moment in Lynn Shelton's Outside In. The Orchard hide caption

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A Fragile Relationship Tested By Freedom In 'Outside In'

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Steven Spielberg's Fantastical 'Ready Player One' Is A Fatally Overblown Juggernaut

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After learning her long-time husband is cheating on her, Sandra (Imelda Staunton) flees to the comfort of her sister Bif (Celia Imrie), and a community dance class, in Finding Your Feet. /Roadside Attractions hide caption

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'Ready Player One' Is Full Of '80s Nostalgia And 'Easter Eggs'

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Wade (Tye Sheridan) is the teen hero of Spielberg's latest big-budget action flick Ready Player One, based on the novel of the same name. Jaap Buitendijk/Warner Bros. hide caption

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Arcade Firewall: 'Ready Player One' REALLY Loves The '80s

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Political Subtext In Wes Anderson's 'Isle Of Dogs' Is More Bark Than Bite

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Philosophically Rich 'Isle Of Dogs' Is A Howl Of Joy

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Bryan Cranston voices the gruff-but-lovable mutt Chief in Wes Anderson's star-studded, stop-motion tale Isle of Dogs. Fox Searchlight hide caption

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The Fast And The Furry Us: Wes Anderson's Masterful 'Isle Of Dogs'

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Carlotta (Marion Cotillard) suddenly returns, making the life of her old lover Ismael (Mathieu Amalric) a little more complicated in the process. Jean-Claude Lother/Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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Jaeger Hot-Shots: Jake Pentecost (John Boyega) and Nate Lambert (Scott Eastwood) mech the most of a bad situation in Pacific Rim Uprising. Jasin Boland/Universal Pictures hide caption

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