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Seven Years Later, ‘Fruitvale Station’ Hits Harder Than Ever

Now streaming on Netflix as Oscar Grant III’s case reopens, Ryan Coogler’s award-winning 2013 drama feels just as raw today

‘Mank’ Is David Fincher’s Most Personal Film. But It’s Got Its Heart in the Wrong Place.

Making a movie about the writing of ‘Citizen Kane,’ the Oscar-nominated director turns his beloved late father’s script into a salute to the creative process. But its obsessive recreation of Old Hollywood is both impressive and limiting.

How Do You Feel About Aaron Sorkin? ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ Won’t Change Your Mind

The shamelessly showboating ‘West Wing’ auteur is up to his usual tricks in this new Netflix courtroom drama. It’s up to you if that’s a good thing.

Tim Robbins Is Asking You to Pirate ‘Bob Roberts’ Before the Election

The hard-to-find 1992 political satire about a racist, greedy, folk-singing conservative politician has never been more timely. Here’s the film’s inside story — as told by Tim Robbins, the man who brought Roberts to life