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'The Rider' Offers An Aching Portrait Of Masculinity In Crisis

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In What Keeps You Alive, Jackie (Hannah Emily Anderson) and Jules (Brittany Allen) head to a cabin in the woods and everything works out fine, because nothing bad ever happens in cabins in the woods. IFC Midnight hide caption

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Detective Connie Edwards (Melissa McCarthy) and private eye Phil Philips (Bill Barretta) investigate underhanded goings-on in The Happytime Murders Hopper Stone/STX Entertainment hide caption

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John Cho stars as a Silicon Valley widower whose 16-year-old daughter has disappeared in Searching. Elizabeth Kitchens/Sony hide caption

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A Desperate Father Goes 'Searching' For His Missing Daughter In A Taut New Film

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She's With The Headband: Annie (Rose Byrne) and reclusive singer-songwriter Tucker (Ethan Hawke) share a moment in Juliet, Naked. Alex Bailey/Roadside Attractions hide caption

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L to R: Jonah (Evan Rosado) draws while Ma (Sheila Vand) and Paps (Raul Castillo) drowse, in We the Animals. Paul Davidson/The Orchard hide caption

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When The Wild Rumpus Stops: 'We The Animals'

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Satire, Soap Opera, Duty, Devotion: 'Crazy Rich Asians' Is A Movie Milestone

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