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'Old Henry' Honors The Western Genre While Offering Surprises

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Yu Aoi plays the title character in Wife of a Spy. Kino Lorber hide caption

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Heroism Exacts A Daunting Price In 'Wife Of A Spy' And 'Azor'

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Ben Platt as Evan Hansen in the movie musical Dear Evan Hansen. Universal Pictures hide caption

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Tom (Dan Stevens) whisks a very skeptical Alma (Maren Eggert) around the dance floor as his precision-tooled algorithm tries to meet her every requirement for the perfect man. Bleecker Street hide caption

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Bleecker Street

In 'I'm Your Man,' Failing At Romance Is Part Of The Algorithm

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At 91, Clint Eastwood Isn't Slowing Down. 'Cry Macho' Is His Latest Film

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The cast of Everybody's Talking About Jamie. John Rogers/Amazon Studios hide caption

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Jake Gyllenhaal stars in Antoine Fuqua's remake of The Guilty. Netflix hide caption

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Netflix

In Blue Bayou, Kathy (Alicia Vikander), Jessie (Sydney Kowalske) and Antonio (Justin Chon) face an uncertain future when Antonio becomes threatened with deportation. Focus Features hide caption

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'Blue Bayou' Devastates With A Story Of A Stepfather Facing Deportation

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Clockwise from top left: Insecure, Impeachment: American Crime Story, Everybody's Talking About Jamie, The Wonder Years, The Premise and Star Wars: Visions. WarnerMedia, FX, Amazon Studios, ABC, FX, Disney+ hide caption

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Oscar Isaac plays a former military interrogator who is haunted by the past in Paul Schrader's The Card Counter. Focus Features hide caption

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A Disgraced Interrogator Gambles On Redemption In 'The Card Counter'

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Marvel Debuts A New Origin Story With 'Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings'

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Simu Liu plays a young kung fu master who's hiding from his diabolical father in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. Marvel/Disney Studios hide caption

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Marvel's 1st Asian Superhero Gets The Full Blockbuster Treatment In 'Shang-Chi'

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Nicolas Cage stars in the film Pig. Neon hide caption

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Yahya Abdul-Mateen II plays Anthony McCoy in Candyman, directed by Nia DaCosta. Universal Pictures and MGM Pictures hide caption

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