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Victoria & Abdul

There are multiple pleasures to be had by witnessing a powerful, still-vital woman finding unexpected late-life joy of the platonic variety.

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"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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TIFF 2017: Table of Contents

An updating table of contents for all of our coverage of the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival.

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Fall TV Preview 2017

A look at all of the new shows on network TV this fall.

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Home Entertainment Consumer Guide: September 21, 2017

The latest and greatest on Blu-ray and DVD and streaming, including "The Big Sick," "Certain Women," "Wonder Woman," and Ken Burns and Lynn Novick's "The Vietnam War."

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A Strong Sense of Duty: Stephen Frears on "Victoria & Abdul"

An interview with director Stephen Frears about his new period piece, "Victoria and Abdul."

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Hypocritical progressiveness of Emmys; Genius of Ryan Heffington; Anthony Lane on "Mother!"; Coppola's "Cotton Club Encore"; History of Cobb Salad.

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Keeping the Darkness at Bay: Disney’s “Something Wicked This Way Comes”

An appreciation of the Disney film "Something Wicked This Way Comes."

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Illuminating the World: Wim Wenders Honored at TIFF

On the Ebert Filmmakers Tribute Lunch to Wim Wenders.

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TIFF 2017: "You Disappear," "Disappearance"

Reviews of two European films that played the Toronto International Film Festival.

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TIFF 2017: “Lady Bird,” “Woman Walks Ahead,” “Marrowbone”

On three TIFF premieres, including Greta Gerwig's "Lady Bird."

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We Should Be So Lucky: A Tribute to Harry Dean Stanton

The staff pays tribute to Harry Dean Stanton.

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TIFF 2017: Midnight Madness, Part Two

A report on four more horror movie premieres from TIFF, including a wacky performance from Nicolas Cage.

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Harry Dean Stanton: 1926-2017

A tribute to the legendary Harry Dean Stanton.