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Movie News & Reviews

Rupert Everett’s moving ‘Happy Prince’ stages Oscar Wilde’s tragic final act

Directed, written by and starring Rupert Everett, "The Happy Prince" is a genuine passion project, a creative act existing completely in its own space and on its own terms. Both in his disciplined filmmaking, with each scene choreographed as carefully as a dance, and his portrayal of playwright and author Oscar Wilde in decay far past his prime, Everett delivers an almost unbearably bittersweet feast for the senses.

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Kathryn Hahn mixes drama and comedy to reveal the everyday messiness of ‘Private Life’

Though she may be best known for her more broadly comedic turns in the movies "Bad Moms" and "Step Brothers" or TV's "Parks and Recreation," actress Kathryn Hahn has a true knack for conveying the messy drama of real life, the whirlwind emotions that teeter on the edge of the absurd and the heartbreaking. The new film "Private Life," for which she has been earning enviably outstanding reviews, just may be her best showcase yet.

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Steve Carell’s ‘Beautiful Boy’ is powerful but not pretty

In "Beautiful Boy," the national epidemic of substance abuse is told in intimate personal terms. An unembellished portrait of present-day addict life, it explores the chilling real-life struggles of journalist David Sheff and his teaenage junkie son Nic. Adapted from their joint memoirs, it offers a stomach-churning primer of addiction's traumatic effects on individual and family lives. It is not a movie for the faint of heart, but one that will stick long in your mind.

The Curse of La Llorona (Official Trailer)

La Llorona. The Weeping Woman. A horrifying apparition, caught between Heaven and Hell, trapped in a terrible fate sealed by her own hand. The mere mention of her name has struck terror around the world for generations.