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I’ve been called everything from a purveyor of fake news to a “commie” since joining the INDY staff, but the most personally offensive thing I’ve heard on the job is that our own arts editor doesn't like The Beatles. Read more

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It doesn't bode well for "Spider-Man: Far From Home" that its Venice, Berlin, Prague, and London all feel like Busch Gardens in August, and Jake Gyllenhaal's Mysterio falls flat. Read more

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Trash that doesn't want to be a toy and a toy that doesn't want to be trash make for a half-daring, half-predictable next-gen version of the franchise. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Columbia Pictures

What if "Men in Black," but Morocco and Chris Hemsworth's torso? Read more

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This isn't Olivier Assayas's best, but fine actors such as Juliette Binoche make the most of a script cribbed from decade-old think pieces. Read more

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The documentary "Hail Satan?" is a funny, compelling look at the Satanic Temple's political agendas, just-so characters, and deeper undercurrents. Read more

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Fellow Tolkien nerds, be forewarned: As a movie-going experience, this is surprisingly depressing. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Lionsgate Publicity

Seth Rogen is an alt-weekly writer dating Charlize Theron? Who is secretary of state? Really. Read more

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The new documentary "Ask Dr. Ruth" proves that the legendary sex therapist's guidance is as funny, poignant, and essential as ever. Read more

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Photo by David Appleby

The Aftermath's director, James Kent, lingers on every corny image: Rachel playing piano in the blue light of dusk, Stephen splitting logs in a cable-knit sweater. Read more

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The Carolina Theatre has expanded its Retro Series offerings, and its ticket sales, since digital cinema took over. Read more

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photo courtesy of Warner Bros.

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part opens wide on Friday, Feb. 8. Read more

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Grant Halverson

The Best of Enemies, due out in April, tells the story of an unlikely bond between black activist Ann Atwater and Klan leader C.P. Ellis. Read more

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