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With over five hundred films released theatrically each year, it's hard to know where to start. Our reviews of current foreign and independent films will steer you to the best new movies -- and the misfires to avoid.
  1. Theatrical Reviews
  2. DVD and Blu Ray Reviews
  3. Contemporary World Film Classics

Theatrical Reviews

If you look - and you should - there is certain to be a good foreign or indie film playing in a theater near you. Not only New York and Los Angeles, but in cities across the nation. Here's the best of what's playing.

DVD and Blu Ray Reviews

Each week, a steady stream of new DVDs are released: mainstream films, restored classics, independents, and wonderful foreign films that might not have reached a theater near you. Our highly selective recommendations will steer you to the best out in DVD.

Contemporary World Film Classics

Reviews of contemporary films that our certain to enter to be remembered for years to come. These are the film we have scene that we call for repeated viewing: with films from such master filmmakers as Pedro Almodovar and Tom Tykwer.

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