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12 (2007)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  159 min. 
Plot: Twelve men must decide the fate of a young man accused of murder. In Russian with English subtitles.
Cast: Sergey Makovetsky, Nikita Mikhalkov, Sergey Garmash, Valentin Gaft. Directed by Nikita Mikhalkov.
Categories:  Drama  Trial  Foreign

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After the Wedding (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  119 min. 
Plot: The manager of an orphanage in India travels to Denmark to meet with a potential benefactor. In Danish, Swedish and Hindi, with English subtitles.
Cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Rolf Lassgård, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Stine Fischer Christensen, Christian Tafdrup, Frederik Gullits Ernst, Kristian Gullits Ernst, Ida Dwinger. Directed by Susanne Bier.
Categories:  Family  Domestic Relations  Foreign

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Aguirre: The Wrath of God (1977)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  93 min. 
Plot: A band of Spanish conquistadors go up the Amazon in search of gold. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Klaus Kinski, Helena Rojo, Del Negro, Ruy Guerra, Peter Berling. Directed by Werner Herzog.
Categories:  Foreign  Biography  Drama

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Amarcord (1973)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 123 min. 
Plot: A year in the life of a small Italian coastal town during the Fascist period of the 1930s. In Italian with English subtitles.
Cast: Pupella Maggio, Armando Brancia, Magali Noel, Ciccio Ingrassia. Directed by Federico Fellini.
Categories:  Politics  Foreign  Comedy

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Amelie (2001)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 122 min. 
Plot: A naive Parisian girl with her own sense of justice decides to help those around her, discovering love in the process. In French, with English subtitles.
Cast: Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus, Lorella Cravotta, Serge Merlin. Directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet.
Categories:  Romance  Comedy  Foreign

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Amores Perros (2001)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  154 min. 
Plot: A horrific car accident connects three stories, each involving characters dealing with life. In Spanish and French with English subtitles.
Cast: Emilio Echevarría, Gael García, Goya Toledo, Alvaro Guerrero, Vanessa Bauche, Jorge Salinas. Directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Organized Crime

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Amour (2012)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  127 min. 
Plot: A touching tale of a loving couple whose unbreakable bonds of marriage are tested by life's greatest challenge. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, William Shimell. Directed by Michael Haneke.
Categories:  Drama  Family  Foreign

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Angels' Share, The (2012)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: A new father vows to turn over a new leaf, and he and his mates to seek a way out of their hopeless lives.
Cast: Paul Brannigan, John Hershaw, Gary Maitland, William Ruane, Jasmin Riggins, Roger Allam, Siobhan Reilly, Charlie MacLean.. Directed by Ken Loach.
Categories:  Business  Corporations  Foreign

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Antonia's Line (1995)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  102 min. 
Plot: A Dutch matron establishes and, for several generations, oversees a close-knit, matriarchal community where feminism and liberalism thrive.
Cast: Willeke van Ammelrooy, Els Dottermans. Directed by Marleen Gorris.
Categories:  Foreign  Comedy  Women

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Armadillo (2010)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  105 min. 
Plot: Film follows the lives of young Danish soldiers situated less than a kilometer away from Taliban positions. In Danish with English subtitles.
Cast: Live footage with soldiers portraying themselves.. Directed by Janus Metz .
Categories:  Documentary  War  Foreign

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Attack, The (2012)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  95 min. 
Plot: An Arab surgeon living in Tel Aviv discovers a dark secret about his wife in the aftermath of a suicide bombing. In Arabic and Hebrew with English subtitles.
Cast: Ali Suliman, Uri Gavriel, Karim Saleh, Ofri Fuchs, Reymond Amsalem, Abdallah El Akal, Nathalie Rozanes. Directed by Ziad Doueiri.
Categories:  Foreign  National Security  International

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Au Revoir Les Enfants (1987)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: Camaraderie between two boys in Nazi-occupied France is threatened when a secret is revealed. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Gaspard Manesse, Raphaël Fejto, Francine Racette, Philippe Morier-Genoud. Directed by Louis Malle.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  War

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Baader Meinhof Complex, The (2008)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 150 min. 
Plot: A look at Germany's terrorist group, The Red Army Faction, during the 1960's and 70's. In German, with English subtitles.
Cast: Martin Gedeck, Moritz Bleibtreu, Johanna Wokalek, Nadja Uhl, Stipe Erceg. Directed by Uli Edel.
Categories:  National Security  Biography  Foreign

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Barbara (2012)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  105 min. 
Plot: A doctor working in 1980s East Germany finds herself banished to a small country hospital. German with English subtitles
Cast: Nina Hoss, Ronald Zehrfeld, Rainer Bock, Christina Hecke, Claudia Geisler, Deniz Petzold, Susanna Bormann, Kristen Block, Rosa Enskat, Jasna Fritzi Bauer, Peer-Uwe Teska, Elisabeth Lehmann, Mark Waschke, Peter Benedict, Thomas Neumann. Directed by Christian Petzold.
Categories:  Foreign  Medical  Romance

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Battle of Algiers, The (1966)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (3 disc set) 121 min. B&W
Plot: A film commissioned by the Algerian government chronicling the Algerian revolution, 1954-62, from both sides. In Arabic, French, and Italian, with English subtitles.
Cast: Brahim Hadjadj, Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi, Samia Kerbash, Ugo Paletti, Fusia El Kader. Directed by Gillo Pontecorvo.
Categories:  History  Government  Foreign

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Battle Royale (2000)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  114 min. 
Plot: In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act. In Japanese with English subtitles.
Cast: Bīto Takeshi, Fujiwara Tatsuya, Maeda Aki. Directed by Kinji Fukasaku.
Categories:  Drama  Action  Foreign

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Biutiful (2010)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  147 min. 
Plot: A man on the wrong side of the law struggles to provide for his children on the dangerous streets of Barcelona. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Hanaa Bouchaib, Javier Bardem, Maricel Alvarez, Eduard Fernández. Directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Family

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Blancanieves (2012)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  104 min. B&W
Plot: A twist on the Snow White fairy tale filmed as a 1920s silent picture, set in Spain and featuring a female bullfighter.
Cast: Maribel Verdú, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Ángela Molina, Pere Ponce, Macarena García, Sofía Oria, Josep Maria Pou, Inma Cuesta, Ramón Barea, Emilio Gavira, Sergio Dorado. Directed by Pablo Berger.
Categories:  Foreign  Gender  Women

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Blood Relation (2009)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  75 min. 
Plot: A search for a lost family, on both sides of a conflict, reveals a story that could only be told in the war-torn Middle East. In Hebrew and Arabic with English subtitles.
Cast: Voice of Hiam Abbass. Directed by Noa Ben Hagai.
Categories:  Documentary  Foreign  War

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Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Rated:  NC-17  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  179 min. 
Plot: Adele's life is changed when she meets a young woman who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Salim Kechiouche, Mona Walravens. Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Gender

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Boy & the World (2013)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  80 min. 
Plot: A little boy goes on an adventurous quest in search of his father. In Portuguese with English subtitles.
Cast: Voices of Vinicious Garcia, Lu Horta, Marco Aurelio Campos. Directed by Ale Abreu.
Categories:  Foreign  Animation  Family

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Breaking the Waves (1996)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  159 min. 
Plot: A wife, who prayed for her oilman husband to return, feels guilty when he returns paralyzed.
Cast: Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgård, Katrin Cartlidge, Jean-Marc Barr, Udo Kier. Directed by Lars von Trier.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Marital Relations

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Breathless (1961)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 90 min. B&W
Plot: A small-time hood is betrayed by his girlfriend leading to a deadly conclusion. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, Daniel Boulanger, Henri-Jacques Huet, Van Doude. Directed by Jean-Luc Godard.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Criminal Law

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Broken Circle Breakdown, The (2012)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  111 min. 
Plot: When an unlikely couple's daughter becomes seriously ill, their love is put on trial. In Flemish with English subtitles.
Cast: Johan Heldenbergh, Veerle Baetens, Nell Cattrysse, Geert Van Rampelberg. Directed by Felix van Groeningen.
Categories:  Drama  Musical  Foreign

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Bus 174 (2002)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  122 min. 
Plot: Depicts the hijacking of a Rio de Janeiro bus in 2000. In Portuguese with English Subtitles.
Cast: Newsreel footage with characters portraying themselves. Directed by Jose Padilla & Felipe Lacerda.
Categories:  Documentary  Drama  Foreign

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Caesar Must Die (2012)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  76 min. 
Plot: Inmates at a high-security prison in Rome prepare for a public performance of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." In Italian with English subtitles.
Cast: Cosimo Rega, Salvatore Striano, Giovanni Arcuri, Antonio Frasca. Directed by Paolo Taviani & Vittorio Taviano.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign

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Capital (2012)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  114 min. 
Plot: A newly appointed CEO of a giant European investment bank works to hold on to his power when an American hedge fund company tries to buy out his company.
Cast: Gad Elmaleh, Gabriel Byrne, Liya Kebede, Celine Sallette. Directed by Costa-Gavras.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Banking

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Chico & Rita (2010)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  94 min. 
Plot: A young Cuban piano player and a beautiful singer chase their dreams from Havana to New York, Paris, Hollywood, and Las Vegas in 1948. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Limara Meneses, Eman Xor Oña, Mario Guerra, Jon Adams, Renny Arozarena, Blanca Rosa Blanco. Directed by Tono Errando, Javier Mariscal, and Fernando Trueba.
Categories:  Animation  Foreign  Musical

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Christmas Tale, A (2008)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  151 min. 
Plot: A troubled family is forced to come together when the matriarch becomes ill. In French, with English subtitles.
Cast: Catherine Deneuve, Jean Paul Roussillon, Anne Consigny, Mathieu Amalric, Melvil Poupaud. Directed by Arnaud Desplechin.
Categories:  Foreign  Family  Health

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City of God (2002)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  130 min. 
Plot: Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer. In Portuguese with English subtitles.
Cast: Matheus Nachtergaele, Alexandre Rodrigues, Leandro Firmino da Hora, Johnathan Haagensen, Phellipe Haagensen, Douglas Silva, Daniel Zettel, Seu Jorge. Directed by Fernando Meirelles.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Poverty

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City of Life and Death (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 113 min. Color/B&W
Plot: Depicts the infamous reign of terror conducted by the occupying Japanese army in the Chinese capitol of Nanking in 1937, based on recorded witness testimony from survivors. In Mandarin with English subtitles.
Cast: Ye Liu, Yuanyuan Gao, Hideo Nakaizumi. Directed by Chuan Lu.
Categories:  War  Foreign  Women

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City of Lost Children, The (1995)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  116 min. 
Plot: A scientist in a surreal society kidnaps children to steal their dreams, hoping that they will slow his aging process. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Ron Perlman, Daniel Emilfork, Judith Vittet, Dominique Pinon. Directed by Marc Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet.
Categories:  SciFi/Fantasy  Children  Foreign

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Close to Home (2005)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  90 min. 
Plot: Two 18-year-old girls are assigned to work together during their compulsory military service and an unlikely friendship forms. In Hebrew with English subtitles.
Cast: Smadar Sayar, Naama Schendar, Irit Suki, Dani Geva. Directed by Dalia Hager and Vidi Bilu.
Categories:  Foreign  Women  Military

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Closet, The (2001)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  84 min. 
Plot: A man is about to be fired, but the spreading rumor about his homosexuality changes it all, as his company doesn't want to be sued for sexual discrimination. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Daniel Auteuil, Gerard Depardieu, Thierry Lhermiette. Directed by Frances Veber.
Categories:  Comedy  Discrimination  Foreign

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Conformist, The (1970)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  111 min. 
Plot: A weak-willed Italian man becomes a fascist flunky who goes abroad to arrange the assassination of his old teacher, now a political dissident.
Cast: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Stefania Sandrelli, Gastone Moschin, Dominique Sanda, Pierre Clementi. Directed by Bernardo Bertolucci.
Categories:  Foreign  Government  Mystery/Suspense

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Crime of Monsieur Lange, The (1936)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  77 min. B&W
Plot: A man and a woman arrive in a cafe-hotel near the Belgian frontier where customers recognize the man from the police description as a murderer. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Rene Lefevre, Florelle, Jules Berry. Directed by Jean Renoir.
Categories:  Comedy  Drama  Foreign

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Curse of the Golden Flower, The (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  114 min. 
Plot: Inside the walls of the Forbidden City the royal family is divided against itself.
Cast: Chow Yun Fat, Gong Li, Jay Chou. Directed by Zhang Yimou.
Categories:  Foreign  Family

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Daddy (Papa) (2004)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  94 min. 
Plot: A young violinist moves to Moscow to continue his education and eventually achieves fame but he has to hide his past because if the truth is revealed he must choose between his father and his fame. In Russian with English subtitles.
Cast: Vladimir Mashkov, Yegor Beroev, Andrey Rozendent, Ksenja Lavrova-Glinka, Olga Kras'ko. Directed by Vladimir Mashkov.
Categories:  Foreign  Religion  Drama

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Damned, The (1969)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  156 min. 
Plot: The dramatic collapse of a wealthy, industrialist/Junker family during the reign of the Third Reich. Primarily in English (partly dubbed) with some German.
Cast: Dirk Bogarde, Ingrid Thulin, Helmut Griem, Helmut Berger. Directed by Luchino Visconti.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  War

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Death of Mr. Lazarescu, The (2005)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  155 min. 
Plot: A dying old man, is shuttled from hospital to hospital by a loyal paramedic as doctors refuse to operate and no one can agree on a diagnosis. In Romanian with English subtitles.
Cast: Doru Ana, Monica Barladeanu, Alina Berzunteanu. Directed by Cristi Puiu.
Categories:  Drama  Health  Foreign

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Debt, The (2007)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  100 min. 
Plot: Israeli secret agents catch "The Surgeon of Birkenau" - a Nazi monster who was never brought to trial. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Gila Almagor, Neta Garty, Yehezkel Lazarov, Alexander Peleg. Directed by Assaf Bernstein.
Categories:  Foreign  War  Drama

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Dolce Vita, La (1960)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 174 min. B&W
Plot: A journalist ventures into the decadent society of modern Rome and finds that his values are being destroyed, leaving him totally disillusioned. In Italian and English, with English subtitles.
Cast: Marcello Mastroianno, Anita Ekberg, Anouk Aimée, Yvonne Furneaux. Directed by Federico Fellini.
Categories:  Foreign  Media  Privacy

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Downfall (2004)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  156 min. 
Plot: Takes you into Hitler's bunker, in 1945, during the brutal and harrowing last days of the Third Reich. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Bruno Ganz, Alexandra Maria Lara, Corinna Harfouch, Ulrich Matthes. Directed by Oliver Hirshbiegel.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  War

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Dybbuk, The (1938)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  108 min. B&W
Plot: Two Yiddish families are caught in a tragic labyrinth of spiritual possession. In Yiddish with English subtitles.
Cast: Abraham Morewski, Ajzuk Samberg, Mojzesz Lipman, Lili Liliana, Dina Halpern. Directed by Michal Waszynski.
Categories:  Foreign  Family  Religion

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Eagle Huntress (2016)
Rated:  G  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  87 min. 
Plot: A young girl trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her family to become an eagle huntress.
Cast: Aisholpan Nurgaiv, Daisy Ridley, Rys Nurgaiv. Directed by Otto Bell.
Categories:  Documentary  Foreign  Family

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Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  124 min. 
Plot: A senior chef lives with his three grown daughters; the middle one finds her future plans affected by unexpected events and the life changes of the other household members. In Mandarin with English subtitles.
Cast: Sihung Lung, Kuei-Mei Yang, Yu-Wen Wang. Directed by Ang Lee.
Categories:  Comedy  Drama  Foreign

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Edukators, The (2004)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  130 min. 
Plot: Three activists cobble together a kidnapping plot after they encounter a businessman in his home. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Daniel Brühl, Julia Jentsch, Stipe Erceg, Burghart Klaussner. Directed by Hans Weingartner.
Categories:  Comedy  Foreign

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Elegant Criminal, The (1990)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  VHS  120 min. 
Plot: Based on a true story, a nineteenth-century intellectual embarks on a life of crime designed to lead to his execution. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Daniel Auteuil, Jean Poiret, Marie-Armelle Deguy. Directed by Francis Girod.
Categories:  Biography  Foreign  Mystery/Suspense

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Embrace of the Serpent (2015)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  125 min. 
Plot: An Amazonian shaman and two scientists work together to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Nilbio Torres, Jan Bijvoet, Antonio Bolivar. Directed by Ciro Guerra.
Categories:  Biography  Drama  Foreign

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Europa Europa (1991)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  112 min. 
Plot: A Jewish boy tries to hide his identity by joining the Hitler Youth. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Marco Hofschneider, Julie Delpy, Rene Hofschneider, Piotr Kozlowski. Directed by Agnleszka Holland.
Categories:  Foreign  History  War

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Faces Places (2017)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  89 min. 
Plot: Director Agnes Varda and photographer/muralist J.R. journey through rural France and form an unlikely friendship. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Jean-Paul Beaujon, Amaury Bussy, Yves Boulen. Directed by JR and Agnes Varda.
Categories:  Documentary  Art  Foreign

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Family Law (2006)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  100 min. 
Plot: A new dad discovers he has more in common with his attorney father than he thought. In Spanish, with English subtitles.
Cast: Daniel Hendler, Arturo Goetz, Eloy Burman, Julieta Díaz, Adriana Aizemberg. Directed by Daniel Burman.
Categories:  Family  Domestic Relations  Foreign

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Fanny & Alexander (1982)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (5 disc set) 188 min. 
Plot: A feature-length documentary of two young Swedish children experiencing the comedies and tragedies of their family. In Swedish with English subtitles.
Cast: Pernilla Allwin, Bertil Guve, Ewa Fröling, Jan Malmsjö. Directed by Ingmar Bergman.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Family

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Fat Girl  (2001)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  86 min. 
Plot: A provocative and shocking drama about sibling rivalry, family discord and relationships. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Anaïs Reboux, Roxane Mesquida, Arsinée Khanjian, Romain Goupil, Libero de Rienzo, Laura Betti. Directed by Catherine Breillat.
Categories:  Foreign  Family  Children

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Fateless (2005)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  140 min. 
Plot: A 14-year-old's life is torn apart during World War II when he is sent to a concentration camp. In Hungarian with English subtitles.
Cast: Marcell Nagy, Aron Dimeny, Andras M. Kecskes, Jozsef Gyabronka, Endre Harkanyi, Daniel Craig. Directed by Lajos Koltai.
Categories:  War  Foreign  Discrimination

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Fatima (2015)
Rated:    Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  79 min. 
Plot: A single mother works odd hours as a cleaning woman in order to support her two daughters. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Soria Zeroual, Zita Hanrot, Kenza Noah Aiche. Directed by Phillipe Faucon.
Categories:  Drama  Family  Foreign

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Fill The Void (2012)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  90 min. 
Plot: A young Hasidic Jewish woman is pressured into an arranged marriage to an older widower. In Hebrew with English subtitles.
Cast: Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg, Chayim Sharir. Directed by Rama Burshtein.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Religion

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Footnote (2011)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  106 min. 
Plot: The relationship between rival father and son Talmudic scholars is strained when the elder is finally recognized for his life's work. In Hebrew, with English subtitles.
Cast: Lior Ashkenaz, Yuval Scharf, Shlomo Bar-Aba, Nevo Kimchi, Alma Zack, Edna Blilious, Aliza Rosen. Directed by Joseph Cedar.
Categories:  Foreign  Religion  Ethics

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Force Majeure (2014)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  120 min. 
Plot: An idyllic family skiing vacation takes a stunning turn when an avalanche threatens the ski lodge. In Swedish with French and English.
Cast: Johannes Kuhnke, Lisa Loven Kongsli, Clara Wettergren, Vincent Wettergren. Directed by Ruben Ostlund.
Categories:  Drama  Family  Foreign

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Free Men (2011)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  99 min. 
Plot: In German-occupied Paris, a young unemployed Algerian earns his living as a black marketeer. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Christopher Buchholz, Tahar Rahim, Michael Lonsdale, Mahmoud Shalaby. Directed by Ismael Ferroukhi.
Categories:  Foreign  Organized Crime  War

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Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, A (2014)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: The first Iranian Vampire Western ever made. In Persian with English subtitles.
Cast: Sheila Vand, Marshall Manesh, Mozhan Marnò, Arash Marandi. Directed by Ana Lily Amirpour .
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Horror

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Girl Who Played With Fire, The (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  129 min. 
Plot: As computer hacker Lisbeth and journalist Mikael investigate a sex-trafficking ring, Lisbeth is accused of three murders, causing her to go on the run while Mikael works to clear her name. Swedish or dubbed English dialogue; optional English subtitles.
Cast: Noomi Rapace, Michael Nyqvist, Annika Hallin, Lena Endre, Peter Andersson, Jacob Ericksson. Directed by Daniel Alfredson.
Categories:  Mystery/Suspense  Foreign  Human Rights

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Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  152 min. 
Plot: A man convinced his niece was murdered believes the killer is a member of his own family. In Swedish and English, with English subtitles.
Cast: Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Lena Endre, Peter Haber, Sven-Bertil Taube, Peter Andersson, Ingvar Hirdwall, Marika Lagercrantz. Directed by Niels Arden Oplev.
Categories:  Foreign  Media  Criminal Law

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Gloria (2013)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  109 min. 
Plot: A divorced woman with grown children spends her nights at social dance clubs for singles. In Spanish, with English subtitles.
Cast: Paulina García, Sergio Hernández, Diego Fontecilla, Fabiola Zamora, Luz Jiménez, Alejandro Goic, Liliana García . Directed by Sebastián Lelio.
Categories:  Foreign  Women  Domestic Relations

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Good Bye Lenin! (2003)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  121 min. 
Plot: A young man tries to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma by keeping her in the dark about the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of East Germany as she knew it. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Daniel Brühl, Katrin Sass, Chulpan Khamatova, Maria Simon, Florian Lukas. Directed by Wolfgang Becker.
Categories:  Foreign  Government  Family

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Goodbye First Love (2011)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: A chronicle of the romance between two adolescence which picks up after an 8-year absence. In French with English sub-titles.
Cast: Lola Créton, Sebastian Urzendowsky, Magne-Håvard Brekke. Directed by Mia Hansen-Love.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Children

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Great Beauty, The (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 142 min. 
Plot: Takes a look past the nightclubs and parties of Rome to find a timeless landscape of absurd and exquisite beauty. In Italian with English subtitles.
Cast: Carlo Verdone, Toni Servillo, Sabrina Ferilli, Carlo Buccirosso. Directed by Paolo Sorrentino.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Media

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Handmaiden, The (2016)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  144 min. 
Plot: A woman hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress is secretly involved in a plot to defraud her. In Korean with English subtitles.
Cast: Min-hee Kim, Jund-woo Ha, Jin-woong Jo. Directed by Chan-wook Park.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Romance

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Harlan: In the Shadow of the Jew Suss (2008)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  100 min. 
Plot: Explores one of Nazi Germany's most notorious filmmakers. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Participants portray themselves. Directed by Felix Moeller.
Categories:  Documentary  Foreign  Biography

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Hate, The (1996)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 96 min. B&W
Plot: Follows three young men in a French ghetto over a span of 24 hours. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Vincent Cassel, Hubert Kounde, Said Taghmaoui, Abdel Ahmed Ghili. Directed by Mathieu Kassovitz.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Racism

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Hipsters (2008)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  125 min. 
Plot: Rebellious youth in 1955 Moscow wage a cultural battle against Soviet conformity. In Russian with English subtitles.
Cast: Anton Shagin, Oksana Akinshina, Eugenia Khirivskaya, Maksim Matveyev, Igor Voynarovskiy, Ekaterina Vilkova, Konstantin Balakirev, Aleksandr Stefantsov, Georgiy Sivokhin, Olga Smirnova, Yanina Buiko. Directed by Valeriy Todorovskiy.
Categories:  Foreign  Free Speech  History

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Holy Motors (2012)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  115 min. 
Plot: A man travels around Paris to a series of nine appointments, transforming into new characters at each stop. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Denis Lavant, Édith Scob, Eva Mendes, Kylie Minogue, Élise Lhomeau. Directed by Leos Carax.
Categories:  Foreign  SciFi/Fantasy  Automobile

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Host, The (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  119 min. 
Plot: A monster emerges from Seoul's Han River and focuses its attention on attacking people.
Cast: Kang-ho Song, Hie-bong Byeon, Hae-il Park, Du-na Bae, Ah-sung Ko. Directed by Bong Joon-Ho.
Categories:  SciFi/Fantasy  Foreign  Family

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Hunt, The (2012)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  115 min. 
Plot: A teacher lives a lonely life, all the while struggling over his son's custody. In Danish and French with English subtitles.
Cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Annika Wedderkopp, Lasse Fogelstrøm, Susse Wold, Anne Louise Hassing, Lars Ranthe, Alexandra Rapaport. Directed by Thomas Vinterberg.
Categories:  Custody  Family  Foreign

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In A Better World (2010)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  119 min. 
Plot: The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. In Danish with English subtitles.
Cast: Mikael Persbrandt, Trine Dyrholm, Ulrich Thomsen, William Jøhnk, Juel Nielsen, Markus Rygaard. Directed by Susanne Bier.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Family

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In the Mood for Love (2000)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 98 min. 
Plot: Two neighbors form a strong bond after both suspect extramarital activities of their spouses. In Cantonese with English subtitles.
Cast: Tony Leung Chu-Wai, Maggie Cheung, Ping Lam Sui. Directed by Kar-Wai Wong.
Categories:  Drama  Romance  Foreign

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Insult, The (2017)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  112 min. 
Plot: When an emotional exchange between a Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee escalates, the men end up in a court case that gets national attention. In Arabic with English subtitles.
Cast: Adel Karam, Kamel El Basha, Camille Salameh. Directed by Ziad Doueiri.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Domestic Relations

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Intouchables, The (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD  112 min. 
Plot: Based on a true story of friendship between a handicapped millionaire and his street-smart ex-con caretaker. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Francois Cluzet, Omar Sy, Anne Le Ny, Audrey Fleurot, Clotilde Mollet. Directed by Olivier Nakache & Eric Toledano.
Categories:  Foreign  Biography  Health

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Ip Man (2008)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  106 min. 
Plot: A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. In Chinese with English subtitles.
Cast: Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Fan Siu-Wong, Lynn Hung, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi. Directed by Wilson Yip.
Categories:  Foreign  Biography  Drama

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Ixcanul (2015)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  91 min. 
Plot: A journey into the customs and beliefs of Mayans living on a coffee plantation at the base of an active volcano. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Maria Mercedes Coroy, Maria Telon, Manuel Antun. Directed by Jayro Bustamante.
Categories:  Foreign  Documentary  Land Use

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Jellyfish (2007)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  78 min. 
Plot: Three very different women living in Tel Aviv lives intersect and weave an unlikely portrait of modern Israeli life. In Hebrew, with English subtitles.
Cast: Sarah Adler, Nikol Leidman, Gera Sandler, Noa Knoller. Directed by Etgar Keret.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Family

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Jules and Jim (1962)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 105 min. B&W
Plot: Decades of a love triangle concerning two friends and an impulsive woman. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Jeanne Moreau, Oskar Werner, Henri Serre, Vanna Urbino. Directed by François Truffaut.
Categories:  Romance  Drama  Foreign

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Katyn (2007)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  122 min. 
Plot: Dramatization of the massacre of 20,000 people by the Soviet secret police 1940. In Polish with English subtitles.
Cast: Andrzej Chyra, Maja Ostaszewska, Artur Żmijewski, Jan Englert, Danuta Stenka. Directed by Andrzej Wajda.
Categories:  Foreign  History  War

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Killer, The (1989)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  111 min. 
Plot: A disillusioned assassin accepts one last hit in hopes of using his earnings to restore vision to a singer he accidentally blinded, only to be double-crossed by his boss. In Cantonese, subtitled in English.
Cast: Yun-Fat Chow, Danny Lee, Sally Yeh. Directed by John Woo.
Categories:  Foreign  Organized Crime  Action

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King of Hearts (1966)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  102 min. 
Plot: An army private has been sent on a mission to detonate a bomb in a French village, only to find that the inhabitants have been replaced by escapees from the local asylum.
Cast: Alan Bates, Pierre Brasseur, Jean-Claude Brialy. Directed by Philippe De Broca.
Categories:  War  Foreign  Mental Health

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Kings & Queen (2004)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  150 min. 
Plot: Two former lovers find their lives once again inexplicably linked. In French with English Subtitles.
Cast: Emmanuelle Devos, Mathieu Amalric, Catherine Deneuve, Maurice Garrel, Nathalie Boutefeu, Jean-Paul Roussillon. Directed by Arnaud Desplechin.
Categories:  Romance  Family  Foreign

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L'Enfant (2012)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  100 min. 
Plot: A young couple living off her benefit and the thefts committed by his gang, have a new source of money: their newborn son. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Jérémie Renier, Déborah François, Jérémie Ségard, Fabrizio Rongione. Directed by Zsoh Bacs.
Categories:  Foreign  Mental Health  Domestic Relations

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Labyrinth of Lies (2014)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  124 min. 
Plot: A story that exposes the conspiracy of prominent German institutions and government branches to cover up the crimes of Nazis during World War II. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Andre Szymanski, Alexander Fehling, Friederlike Becht. Directed by Giulio Ricciarelli.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  War

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Late Marriage (2002)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  102 min. 
Plot: A graduate student must choose between family and tradition, or the love of his life. In Georgian and Hebrew with English subtitles.
Cast: Lior Ashkenazi, Ronit Elkabetz, Moni Moshonov, Lili Koshashvili. Directed by Dover Koshashvili.
Categories:  Foreign  Family  Religion

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Leopard, The (1963)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (3 disc set) 187 min. 
Plot: A noble aristocrat of impeccable integrity tries to preserve his family and class amid the tumultuous social upheavals of 1860s Sicily. In Italian with English subtitles.
Cast: Burt Lancaster, Claudia Cardinale, Alain Delon, Paolo Stoppa. Directed by Luchino Visconti.
Categories:  Drama  History  Foreign

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Let Him Have It (1991)
Rated:  R  Stars: *****
Format:  DVD  115 min. 
Plot: A true-life drama about a simple-minded British teenager who befriends a group of gangsters, becomes implicated in the murder of a policeman, and ends up on death row.
Cast: Christopher Eccleston, Paul Reynolds, Tom Bell, Eileen Atkins, Clare Holman, Michael Elphick, Mark McGann, Tom Courtney. Directed by Peter Medak.
Categories:  Foreign  Criminal Law  Death Penalty

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Let the Right One In (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  115 min. 
Plot: A bullied boy finds love and revenge through a beautiful, peculiar girl. In Swedish with English subtitles.
Cast: Kare Hedebrant, Lina Leandersson, Per Ragnar, Henrik Dahl. Directed by Thomas Alfredson.
Categories:  Foreign  Horror  Juvenile

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Letters From Iwo Jima (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 140 min. 
Plot: The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it. In Japanese with English subtitles.
Cast: Ken Watanabe, Kazunari Ninomiya, Tsuyishi Ihara. Directed by Clint Eastwood.
Categories:  International  War  Foreign

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Leviathan (2014)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  140 min. 
Plot: A man faces misfortune as he fights a corrupt mayor to keep his home from being demolished. In Russian with English subtitles.
Cast: Alekseĭ Serebri͡akov, Elena Li͡adova, Vladimir Vdovichenkov, Roman Madi͡anov, Valeriĭ Grishko. Directed by Andrey Azyagintsev.
Categories:  Domestic Relations  Foreign  Property

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Life, Above All (2010)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  100 min. 
Plot: A touching mother-daughter relationship that reflects the modern South Africa.
Cast: Khomotso Manyaka, Lerato Mvelase, Harriet Manamela. Directed by Oliver Schmitz.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Family

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Listening, The (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  103 min. 
Plot: Estranged by the degree of corporate influence within the largest U.S. listening station in the world, an aging NSA officer defects and mounts a clandestine counter-listening station high in the Italian alps.
Cast: Michael Parks, Maya Sansa, Andrea Tidona, James Parks. Directed by Giacomo Martelli.
Categories:  National Security  Foreign  Drama

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Lives of Others, The (2006)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD  138 min. 
Plot: A wiretapping expert with the East German Secret Police becomes disillusioned with his career when his latest assignment, a playwright, challenges his beliefs. In German, with English subtitles.
Cast: Martina Gedeck, Ulrich Mühe, Sebastian Koch, Ulrich Tukur, Thomas Thieme, Hans-Uwe Bauer, Herbert Knaup. Directed by Florian Henckel Von Donnersmarck.
Categories:  Foreign  Privacy  Government

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Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  108 min. 
Plot: Four London working-class stiffs pool their money to put one in a high stakes card game.
Cast: Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Rick Moran, Jason Statham, Steven Mackintosh. Directed by Guy Ritchie.
Categories:  Foreign  Criminal Law  Organized Crime

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Lore (2012)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  109 min. 
Plot: Five abandoned German siblings embark on a harrowing journey across their war-torn country. In German with English subtitles.
Cast: Saskia Rosendahl, Kai-Peter Malina, Nele Trebs. Directed by Cate Shortland.
Categories:  Foreign  War  Children

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Lost Embrace (2005)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  100 min. 
Plot: A university drop out spends his time trying to move to Europe. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: David Hendler, Adriana Aizemberg, Jorge D'Elia, Sergio Boris. Directed by Daniel Burman.
Categories:  Foreign  Comedy  Family

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Lost in Beijing (2007)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  113 min. 
Plot: A look at modern-day life in China's capital involving a young woman, her boss, her husband and her boss's wife. In Mandarin with English subtitles.
Cast: Tony Leung Ka Fai, Fan Bingbing, Tong Da Wei, Elaine Jin. Directed by Li Yu.
Categories:  Gender  Foreign  Custody

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Love Me If You Dare (2003)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  94 min. 
Plot: As adults, two friends continue the odd game they started as children: a fearless competition to outdo one another with daring and outrageous stunts. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Guillaume Canet, Marion Cotillard. Directed by Yanin Samuell.
Categories:  Romance  Comedy  Foreign

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Lust, Caution (2007)
Rated:  NC-17  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  159 min. 
Plot: A young actress becomes entwined in a plot to assassinate an important political official. In Mandarin with English subtitles.
Cast: Tang Wei, Joan Chen, Wang Leehom. Directed by Ang Lee.
Categories:  Drama  War  Foreign

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M (1931)
Rated:  NR  Stars: *****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 99 min. B&W
Plot: A child murderer is chased through the city by both the police and the underworld. Subtitled in English.
Cast: Peter Lorre, Gustav Grundgens. Directed by Fritz Lang.
Categories:  Foreign  Jurisprudence  Mystery/Suspense

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Maria Full of Grace (2004)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: A young Colombian girl enters the ruthless world of drug trafficking to escape her country for the United States. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Catalina Sandino Moreno, Yenny Paola Vega, Jhon Alexander Toro. Directed by Joshua Marston.
Categories:  Immigration  Poverty  Foreign

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Memory of a Killer, The (2003)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  123 min. 
Plot: A veteran assassin is starting to develop Alzheimer's as he refuses to kill a 12-year old. In Dutch with English subtitles.
Cast: Koen Du Bouw, Werner De Smedt, Jan Decleir. Directed by Erik Van Looy.
Categories:  Foreign  Law Enforcement

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Mesrine: Killer Instinct (2008)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  113 min. 
Plot: The first of two parts charts the outlaw odyssey of Jacques Mesrine, the legendary French gangster of the 1960s and 1970s who came to be known as French Public Enemy No. 1 and the Man of a Thousand Faces. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Cecile De France, Vincent Cassel, Gerard Depardieu. Directed by Jean-Francois Richet.
Categories:  Biography  Action  Foreign

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Mesrine: Public Enemy #1 (2008)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  133 min. 
Plot: The second part of the Mesrine saga, Jacques' life comes once and for all to a full bloody circle. French with English subtitles.
Cast: Vincent Cassel, Ludivine Sagnier, Mathieu Amalric, Gerard Lanvin. Directed by Jean-Francois Richet.
Categories:  Biography  Action  Foreign

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Missing Picture, The (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  92 min. 
Plot: Clay figures, archival footage, and narration recreate the atrocities Cambodia's Khmer Rouge committed between 1975 and 1979.
Cast: Animation and archival footage. Directed by Rithy Panh.
Categories:  Documentary  Foreign  History

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Motorcycle Diaries, The (2004)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  128 min. 
Plot: Ernesto "Che" Guevara circumnavigates South America on a thrilling and dangerous road trip.
Cast: Gael García Bernal, Mía Maestro, Rodrigo de la Serna. Directed by Walter Salles.
Categories:  History  Discrimination  Foreign

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Mustang (2015)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  97 min. 
Plot: When five orphan girls are seen innocently playing with boys on a beach, their scandalized conservative guardians confine them while forced marriages are arranged. In Turkish with English subtitles.
Cast: Günes Nezihe Șensoy, Doğa Zeynep Doğușlu, Elit Ișcan, Tuğba Sunguroğlu. Directed by Deniz Gamze Erguven.
Categories:  Drama  Family  Foreign

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My Life as a Zucchini (2016)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  70 min. 
Plot: After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love.
Cast: Vocies of Gaspard Schlatter, Sixtine Murat, Paulin Jaccoud. Directed by Claude Barras.
Categories:  Animation  Comedy  Foreign

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Names of Love, The (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: A young, extroverted left-wing activist who sleeps with her political opponents to convert them to her cause is successful until she meets her match.
Cast: Sara Forestier, Jacques Gamblin, Zinedine Soualem. Directed by Michel Leclerc.
Categories:  Foreign  Politics  Comedy

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Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 117 min. 
Plot: A warrior and pacifist princess struggles to prevent two warring nations from destroying themselves and their dying planet. Japanese and English soundtrack.
Cast: Sumi Shimamoto, Mahito Tsujimura, English voices: Uma Thurman, Patrick Stewart, Alison Lohman, Edward James Olmos. Directed by Hayao Miyazaki.
Categories:  Animation  Government  Foreign

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Night and Fog (1955)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  32 min. B&W
Plot: Takes you inside the dehumanization world of Nazi Germany's death camps of the Final Solution. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Narration by Michel Bouquet. Directed by Alain Resnais.
Categories:  Documentary  Foreign  History

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No (2012)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  118 min. 
Plot: An ad executive comes up with a campaign to defeat Augusto Pinochet in Chile's 1988 referendum. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Gael Garcia Bernal, Alfredo Castro, Antonia Zegers, Marcial Tagle. Directed by Pablo Larrain.
Categories:  Foreign  History  Drama

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Norte, El (1983)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 140 min. 
Plot: Mayan peasants organize in an effort to improve their lives. In Spanish, Maya, and English, with English subtitles.
Cast: Ernesto Gómez Cruz, David Villalpando, Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez, Alicia del Lago. Directed by Gregory Nava.
Categories:  Civil Rights  Foreign  Drama

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Nostalgia For The Light (2010)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  90 min. 
Plot: Astronomers peer deep into the cosmos in search for answers concerning the origins of life. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Gaspar Galaz, Vicky Saavedra. Directed by Patricio Guzman.
Categories:  Documentary  Drama  Foreign

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Of Gods and Men (2010)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  122 min. 
Plot: Under threat by fundamentalist terrorists, a group of Trappist monks stationed with an impoverished Algerian community must decide whether to leave or stay. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Jacques Herlin, Lambert Wilson, Michael Lonsdale, Olivier Rabourdin, Philippe Laudenbach, Loic Pichon, Xavier Maly. Directed by Xavier Beauvois.
Categories:  Foreign  History  Religion

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Offside (2006)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  92 min. 
Plot: A group of Iranian girls who attempts to enter Tehran's Azadi Stadium dressed as boys in order to watch a big football match. In Farsi with English subtitles.
Cast: Sima Mobarak Shahi, Safar Samandar, Shayesteh Irani, M. Kheyrabadi, Ida Sadeghi, Golnaz Farmani. Directed by Jafar Panahi.
Categories:  Foreign  Gender  Sports

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Oldboy (2003)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD  120 min. 
Plot: After being kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years, Daesu is released and sets out to find his abductors. In Korean with English subtitles or English dubbed track.
Cast: Minsik Choi, Ji Tae Yu, Hyejung Gang. Directed by Chan-Wook Park.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Human Rights

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Omar (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  96 min. 
Plot: A Palestinian freedom fighter agrees to work as an informant after he's tricked into an admission of guilt. In Arabic with English subtitles.
Cast: Adam Bakri, Leem Lubany, Waleed F. Zuaiter, Samer Bisharat. Directed by Hany Abu-Assad.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Human Rights

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Once Upon a Time in Anatolia (2011)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  157 min. 
Plot: A police commissioner, a prosecuter, a doctor, and a murder suspect search for a corpse. In Turkish with English subtitles.
Cast: Muhammet Uzuner, Yilmaz Erdogan, Taner Birsel, Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan, Firat Tanis. Directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan.
Categories:  Foreign  Law Enforcement  Criminal Procedure

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Osama (2003)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  83 min. 
Plot: Under the brutal Taliban regime in Afganistan, a desperate mother disguises her daughter as a boy. Subtitled in English.
Cast: Marina Golbahari, Arif Herati, Zubaida Sahar. Directed by Siddiq Barmak.
Categories:  Foreign  Women  Biography

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Oslo, August 31st (2011)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  95 min. 
Plot: A recovering drug addict takes a brief leave from his treatment center to interview for a job and catch up with old friends in Oslo. in Norwegian with English subtitles.
Cast: Anders Danielsen Lie, Hans Olav Brenner, Ingrid Olava, Øystein Røger, Tone Beate Mostraum, Kjærsti Odden Skjeldal, Johanne Kjellevik Ledang, Petter Width Kristiansen, Renate Reinsve, Anders Borchgrevink. Directed by Joachim Trier.
Categories:  Foreign  Sentencing

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Other Side of Hope, The (2017)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  100 min. 
Plot: A poker-playing restaurateur and former traveling salesman befriends a group of refugees newly arrived to Finland. In Finnish and Arabic with English subtitles.
Cast: Ville Virtanen, Kati Outinen, Tommi Eronen. Directed by Aki Kaurismäki.
Categories:  Immigration  International  Foreign

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Our Children (2012)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  111 min. 
Plot: A couple gives over the control of their family by living with the husband's rich adoptive father and underneath it all the wife is suffocating. In French and Arabic with English subtitles.
Cast: Niels Arestrup, Tahar Rahim, Emilie Dequenne, Stephane Bissot. Directed by Joachim Lafosse.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Family

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Outside the Law (2010)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  138 min. 
Plot: Three brothers fight for Algeria's independence from France after World War II.
Cast: Jamel Debbouze, Sami Bouajila, Roschdy Zem, Chafia Boudraa, Bernard Blancan. Directed by David Bouchareb.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  History

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Paris, I Love You (2007)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  120 min. 
Plot: The world's top directors and some of America's top stars create a panoramic portrait of Paris. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Fanny Ardant, Leila Bekhti, Melchior Beslon, Juliette Binoche. Directed by Oliver Assayas.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Racism

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Past, The (2013)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  130 min. 
Plot: An Iranian man deserts his French wife and her two children to return to his homeland; which leads to the wife's request for a divorce. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Berenice Bejo, Tahar Rahim, Ali Mosaffa. Directed by Asghar Farhadi.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Domestic Relations

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Pianist, The (2002)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD  150 min. 
Plot: A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.
Cast: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Emilia Fox. Directed by Roman Polanski.
Categories:  Human Rights  History  Foreign

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Pieta (2012)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  104 min. 
Plot: A loan shark is forced to reconsider his violent lifestyle after the arrival of a mysterious woman claiming to be his long-lost mother. In Korean with English Subtitles
Cast: Min-Soo Jo, Eunjin Kang, Jae-rok Kim, Jeong-Jin Lee, Ki-Hong Woo. Directed by Ki-duk-Kim.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Creditors

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Point Blank (2010)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  84 min. 
Plot: Samuel Pierret is a nurse who saves the wrong guy -- a thief.
Cast: Elena Anaya, Gilles Lellouche, Roschdy Zem. Directed by Fred Cavaye.
Categories:  Foreign  Action  Organized Crime

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Prey, The (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  105 min. 
Plot: A successful bankrobber manages to hide the money before being caught, however, it is not just the police that are looking for the money. In French with English subtitles or dubbed English.
Cast: Albert Dupontel, Alice Taglioni, Stéphane Debac, Sergi López. Directed by Eric Valette.
Categories:  Action  Foreign  Law Enforcement

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Princess Mononoke (1997)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  134 min. 
Plot: A young warrior finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest and a mining colony.
Cast: Gillian Anderson, Billy Crudup, Claire Danes, Minnie Driver, Jada Pinkett Smith, Billy Bob Thornton. Directed by Hayao Miyazaki.
Categories:  Animation  Foreign  Environmental

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Private Property (2006)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  95 min. 
Plot: In an attempt to move on with her life, a woman leaves the home she was granted in her divorce in the hands of her adult twin sons. This ignites deep seeded resentment and rivalry between the two. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Jeremie Renier, Yannick Renier. Directed by Joachim Lafosse.
Categories:  Family  Property  Foreign

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Prophet, A (2010)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  155 min. 
Plot: A young Arab man is sent to a French prison where he becomes a mafia kingpin.
Cast: Tahar Rahim, Niels Arestrup, Adel Bencherif, Hichem Yacoubi. Directed by Jacquest Audiard.
Categories:  Foreign  Organized Crime  Racism

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Protektor (2009)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  98 min. 
Plot: A Czechoslovakian journalist joins a radio station which broadcasts Nazi propaganda, in order to protect his Jewish wife. In Czech and German, with English subtitles.
Cast: Jana Plodková, Marek Daniel, Richard Stanke, Tomás Mechácek. Directed by Marek Najbrt.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  War

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Purple Noon (1960)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  118 min. 
Plot: Tale of a talented mimic, moocher, forger and all-around criminal improviser; but there's more to him than even he can guess. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Alain Delon, Marie Laforet, Maurice Ronet, Erno Crisa, Frank Latimore. Directed by Rene Clement .
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Fraud

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Rapt (2009)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  125 min. 
Plot: A rich industrialist is brutally kidnapped; physically and mentally degenerates while the kidnappers negotiate about the ransom. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Yvan Attal, Anne Consigny, André Marcon, Françoise Fabian, Alex Descas, Michel Voïta. Directed by Lucas Belvaux.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Organized Crime

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Rashomon (1951)
Rated:  NR  Stars: *****
Format:  DVD  83 min. B&W
Plot: Four people involved in the murder of a gentleman in feudal Japan and the seduction of his wife give differing accounts of what actually happended. Subtitled in English.
Cast: Toshiro Mifune, Machiko Kyo, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki. Directed by Akira Kurosawa.
Categories:  Witness  Evidence  Foreign

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Red (1993)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  99 min. 
Plot: A young model discovers her neighbor, a retired judge, is keen on invading people's privacy. He spies on his neighbors' phone calls, not for money but to feed his cynicism. In French, with English subtitles.
Cast: Irene Jacob, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Frederique Feder, Jean-Pierre Lorit, Juliette Binoche. Directed by Krzysztof Kieslowski.
Categories:  Privacy  Drama  Foreign

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Red Cliff (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  148 min. 
Plot: Historical drama based on the end of the Han Dynasty. In Mandarin, with English subtitles.
Cast: Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Fengyi Zhang, Chen Changh, Wei Zhao. Directed by John Woo.
Categories:  Drama  History  Foreign

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Return of Martin Guerre, The (1982)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  111 min. 
Plot: After an eight-year absence, a man returns to his French village. He convinces everyone that he is indeed who he claims to be, until he seeks the profits from his land. This request results in a court battle. Subtitled in English.
Cast: Gerard Depardieu, Nathalie Baye, Roger Planchon. Directed by Daniel Vigne.
Categories:  Estates  Foreign

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Rififi (1955)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  122 min. B&W
Plot: A story of a successful jewel robbery in which the four thieves betray each other. French and English dubbed soundtracks.
Cast: Jean Servais, Carl Möhner, Robert Manuel, Janine Darcey. Directed by Jules Dassin.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Criminal Law

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Rules of the Game (1950)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 110 min. 
Plot: A look at bourgeois life in France at the onset of World War II where the rich and their poor servants meet up at a French chateau. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: arcel Dalio, Nora Gregor, Mila Parély, Jean Renoir, Roland Toutain, Julien Carette, Gaston Modot. Directed by Jean Renoir.
Categories:  Foreign  Comedy  Domestic Relations

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Russian Woodpecker, The (2015)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  80 min. 
Plot: A Ukrainian victim of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster discovers a dark secret and must decide whether to risk his life and play his part in a revolution by revealing it. Russian with English subtitles.
Cast: Andrei Alexandrovich, Fedor Alexandrovich, Igor Alexandrovich. Directed by Chad Gracia.
Categories:  Documentary  War  Foreign

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Rust and Bone (2012)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  120 min. 
Plot: Put in charge of his young son, a man moves to live with his sister and her husband. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Marion Cotillard, Matthias Schoenaerts, Armand Verdure. Directed by Jacques Audiard.
Categories:  Foreign

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Salesman, The (2016)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  124 min. 
Plot: While both participating in a production of "Death of a Salesman," a teacher's wife is assaulted in her new home, which leaves him determined to find the perpetrator over his wife's traumatized objections. In Persian with English subtitles.
Cast: Taraneh Alidoosti, Shahab Hosseini, Babak Karimi. Directed by Asghar Farhadi.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Marital Relations

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Sea Inside, The (2004)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  125 min. 
Plot: The story of Ramon Sampedro, who fought a 30 year campaign in favor of euthanasia and his own right to die. In Spanish, with English subtitles.
Cast: Javier Bardem, Belen Rueda, Lola Dueñas, Mabel Rivera, Celso Bugallo, Clara Segura. Directed by Alejandro Amenábar.
Categories:  Medical  Human Rights  Foreign

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Secret In Their Eyes, The (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  129 min. 
Plot: A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Soledad Villamil, Ricardo Darín, Carla Quevedo, Pablo Rago. Directed by Juan Jose Campanella.
Categories:  Foreign  Criminal Law  Women

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Separation, A (2011)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  123 min. 
Plot: A wife sues her husband for divorce when he refuses to leave Iran and his Alzheimer's-stricken father for the sake of their child.
Cast: Peyman Moad, Leila Hatami, Sareh Bayat, Shahab Hosseini, Sarina Farhadi, Merila Zare'i, Ali-Asghar Shahbazi, Babak Karimi, Kimia Hosseini, Shirin Yazdanbakhsh. Directed by Asghar Farhadi.
Categories:  Foreign  Family  Mediation

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Seven Samurai (1954)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****1/2
Format:  DVD  207 min. B&W
Plot: A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves. In Japanese with English subtitles.
Cast: Takashi Shimura, Toshiro Mifune, Yoshio Inaba, Seiji Miyaguchi, Minoru Chiaki. Directed by Akira Kurosawa.
Categories:  Justice  Foreign

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Shiri (1999)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  124 min. 
Plot: A phantom sniper is methodically assassinating key figures in a South Korean intelligence investigation.
Cast: Suk-kyu Han, Min-sik Choi, Yoon-jin Kim, Kang-ho Song, Derek Kim. Directed by Je-gyu Kang.
Categories:  Government  Action  Foreign

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Silent Light (2007)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  136 min. 
Plot: In a Mennonite community in Mexico, a father's faith is tested when he falls in love with a new woman. In Plautdietsch (Mennonite low German) with English subtitles.
Cast: Cornelio Wall, Miriam Toews, Maria Pankratz. Directed by Carlos Reygadas.
Categories:  Drama  Religion  Foreign

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Sin Nombre (2009)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  96 min. 
Plot: A teenage Honduran girl forms an unlikely friendship with a Mexican gang member. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Paulina Gaitan, Edgar Flores, Kristyan Ferrer, Tenoch Huerta Mejía. Directed by Cary Fukunaga.
Categories:  Foreign  Family  Organized Crime

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Skin I Live In, The (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  117 min. 
Plot: A brilliant plastic surgeon creates a type of synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig is a woman who holds the key to his obsession. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Elena Anaya, Jan Cornet, Marisa Paredes, Antonio Banderas, Roberto Alamo. Directed by Pedro Almodovar.
Categories:  Foreign  Medical  Ethics

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Son of Saul (2015)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:    107 min. 
Plot: In Auschwitz concentration camp, a prisoner attempts to save the body of a boy he takes for his son from the flames. In Yiddish and German, with English subtitles.
Cast: Géza Röhrig, Levente Molnár, Urs Rechn, Todd Charmont, Jerzy Walczak. Directed by László Nemes.
Categories:  Foreign  War  Human Rights

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Spa Night (2016)
Rated:  NR  Stars: **1/2
Format:  DVD  93 min. 
Plot: A closeted Korean-American teenager takes a job at a Korean spa to help his struggling family, only to discover an underground world of gay sex at the spa that both scares and excites him. In Korean and English, with English subtitles.
Cast: Joe Seo, Haerry Kim, You Ho Cho. Directed by Andrew Ahn.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Sexuality

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Story of Qiu Ju, The (1992)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  110 min. 
Plot: In this comedy of justice, a pregnant peasant woman seeks redress from the Chinese bureaucracy after the village chief physically insults her husband. In Chinese, with English subtitles.
Cast: Li Gong, Peiqi Liu, Liuchun Yang, Quesheng Lei, Zhijun Ge. Directed by Yimou Zhang.
Categories:  Jurisprudence  Foreign  Comedy

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Stray Dog (1949)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  122 min. 
Plot: A young detective desperately tracks the pickpocket who stole his gun. In Japanese, with English subtitles.
Cast: Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Awaji, Eiko Miyoshi, Noriko Sengoku, Fumiko Honma. Directed by Akira Kurosawa.
Categories:  Foreign  Law Enforcement  Ethics

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Stray Dogs (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  138 min. 
Plot: An alcoholic man and his two young children barely survive in Taipei. In Mandarin with English subtitles.
Cast: Shiang-Chyi Chen, Kang-Sheng Lee. Directed by Ming-liang Tsai.
Categories:  Foreign  Family  Economics

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Syrian Bride, The (2004)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  97 min. 
Plot: A Druze woman living in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights is faced with the likelihood of never being allowed to return to her home when she plans to get married to a Syrian man. In Arabic, Hebrew, English, Russian, and French, with English subtitles.
Cast: Hiam Abbass, Makram Khoury, Clara Khoury, Ashraf Barhom, Eyad Sheety, Evelyn Kaplun, Julie-Anne Roth, Adnan Tarabshi, Marlene Bajali, Uri Gavriel, Alon Dahan, Robert Henig, Dirar Suleiman, Ranin Boulos, Hanna Abou-Manneh. Directed by Eran Riklis.
Categories:  Foreign  International  Family

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T2 Trainspotting (2017)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  117 min. 
Plot: After 20 years abroad, Mark returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud, and Begbie.
Cast: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller. Directed by Danny Boyle.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Criminal Law

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Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War (2004)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 148 min. 
Plot: Two brothers are forced to fight in the Korean War. In Korean with English subtitles.
Cast: Dong-Kun Jang, Bin Won, Eun-ju Lee, Hyeong-jin Kong, Yeong-ran Lee. Directed by Je-gyu Kang.
Categories:  Foreign  Military  War

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Tell No One (2008)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  131 min. 
Plot: A two time murder suspect goes on the run, fighting to save his own life. In French with English subtitles or English track.
Cast: Kristin Scott Thomas, Francois Cruzet, Marie Josee Croze, Andrea Dussollier, Giles, Lellouche. Directed by Guillaume Canet.
Categories:  Foreign  Mystery/Suspense  Law Enforcement

Law movies
Terribly Happy (2008)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  99 min. 
Plot: A thriller about a Copenhagen cop who moves to a small town after having a nervous breakdown. In Danish with English subtitles.
Cast: Jakob Cedergren, Lene Maria Christensen, Kim Bodnia. Directed by Henrik Ruben Ginz.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Mystery/Suspense

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Tevya (1939)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  96 min. B&W
Plot: A Dairyman's daughters marriage tests his loyalty to his faith and tradition. In Yiddish with English subtitles.
Cast: Maurice Schwartz, Miriam Riselle, Rebecca Weintraub, Leon Liebgod, Paul Lubelski. Directed by Maurice Schwartz.
Categories:  Foreign  Family  Religion

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Theeb (2014)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:    100 min. 
Plot: A young Bedouin boy comes of age in the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I. In Arabic, with English subtitles.
Cast: Jacir Eid Al-Hwietat, Hussein Salameh Al-Sweilhiyeen, Hassan Mutlag Al-Maraiyeh, Jack Fox . Directed by Naji Abu Nowar.
Categories:  Foreign  War  History

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These Birds Walk (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  71 min. 
Plot: The lives of a runaway boy and an ambulance driver in Karachi come together through a dying humanitarian. In Pashtoto with English subtitles.
Cast: . Directed by Omar Mullick & Bassam Tariq.
Categories:  Documentary  Foreign  Human Rights

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Things to Come (2016)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  102 min. 
Plot: A philosophy teacher soldiers through the death of her mother, getting fired from her job, and dealing with a husband who is cheating on her.
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Andre Marcon, Roman Kolinka. Directed by Mia Hansen-Love.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Women

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Tichborne Claimant (1998)
Rated:  R  Stars: *****
Format:  VHS/DVD  94 min. 
Plot: Based on a true story, in the late 19th century, the ninth richest nobleman in England disappears after a South American shipwreck.
Cast: Robert Pugh, John Kani, Stephen Fry, John Gielgud, Robert Hardy. Directed by David Yates.
Categories:  Wills  Estates  Foreign

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Timbuktu (2014)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  97 min. 
Plot: A cattle herding family find their quiet lives disturbed by Jihadists determined to control their faith.
Cast: Abel Jafri, Ibrahim Ahmed (aka Pino), Toulou Kiki, Mehdi AG Mohamed. Directed by Abderrahmane Sissako.
Categories:  Drama  Religion  Foreign

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Tokyo Godfathers (2003)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  92 min. 
Plot: Three homeless friends discover a newborn in a trash heap and set off to discover the child's history. In Japanese with English subtitles.
Cast: Toru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto. Directed by Satoshi Kon.
Categories:  Animation  Family  Foreign

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Tokyo Story (1972)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 136 min. B&W
Plot: When an aging couple visits with their adult children they find they are an intrusion on the younger generation's life style. In Japanese with English subtitles.
Cast: Setsuko Hara, Chishu Ryu, Chieko Higashiyama, Haruko Sugimura, So Yamamura, Kuniko Miyake. Directed by Yasujirō Ozu.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Family

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Touch of Sin, A (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  133 min. 
Plot: Four independent stories set in modern China about random acts of violence. In Mandarin with English subtitles.
Cast: Baoqiang Wang, Tao Zhao, Wu Jiang, Lanshan Luo. Directed by Zhangke Jia.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  History

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Trainspotting (1996)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  94 min. 
Plot: A man deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.
Cast: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee, Miller, Kevin McKidd, Robert Carlyle. Directed by Danny Boyle.
Categories:  Criminal Law  Employment  Foreign

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Triumph of the Will (1935)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  110 min. B&W
Plot: The infamous propaganda film of the 1934 Nazi Party rally in Nuremberg, Germany.
Cast: Participants portray themselves. Directed by Leni Riefenstahl.
Categories:  Documentary  History  Foreign

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Two Days, One Night (2014)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 95 min. 
Plot: A young woman has only one weekend to convince her colleagues to give up significant pay bonuses so that she can keep her job. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Marion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongione, Pili Groyne, Simon Caudry, Catherine Salée. Directed by Jean-Pierie Dardenne.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Women

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United Red Army (2011)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  190 min. 
Plot: Two of the most radical student groups come together to form the United Red Army. In Japanese with English subtitles.
Cast: Sakai Maki, Arata, Namiki Akie. Directed by Koj Wakamatsu.
Categories:  Foreign  Military  Action

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Valet, The (2006)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  85 min. 
Plot: A porter and a top-model have to pretend to be a couple in order to salvage a CEO's marriage. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Gad Elmaleh, Alice Taglioni, Kristin Scott Thomas, Richard Berry. Directed by Francis Veber.
Categories:  Foreign  Marital Relations

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Veer-Zaara (2004)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 192 min. 
Plot: An Indian Air Force pilot languishes in prison without speaking, 22 years after rescuing a stranded Pakistani girl. In Hindi with English subtitles.
Cast: Shahrukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Rani Mukherjee, Manoj Bajpai, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini. Directed by Yash Chopra.
Categories:  Sentencing  Foreign

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Very Long Engagement, A (2004)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD (2 disc set) 133 min. 
Plot: A young woman relentlessly searches for her fiance, who has disappeared from the trenches of the Somme during World War I. In French, with English subtitles.
Cast: Audrey Tautou, Gaspard Ulliel, Jean-Pierre Becker, Dominique Bettenfeld, Clovis Cornillac, Marion Cotillard, Jean-Pierre Darroussin. Directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet.
Categories:  Military  Romance  Foreign

Law movies
Viva Riva! (2011)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  98 min. 
Plot: A small time operator returns to his hometown, a seductively vibrant but lawless sprawl of shantytowns, gated villas and nightclubs. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Manie Malone, Patsha Bay. Directed by Djo Munga.
Categories:  Foreign  Drama  Organized Crime

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Wadjda (2012)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  Blu-ray/DVD  98 min. 
Plot: An enterprising Saudi girl signs on for a recitation competition as a way to raise funds for a bicycle. In Arabic with English subtitles.
Cast: Waad Mohammed, Reem Abdullah, Ahd, Abdullrahman Al Gohani. Directed by Hifaa Al-Mansour.
Categories:  Drama  Gender  Foreign

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Wages of Fear, The (1953)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  148 min. B&W
Plot: In a decrepit South American village, men are hired to transport an urgent explosives shipment without the equipment that would make it safe. In French, with English subtitles.
Cast: Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Folco Lulli, Peter van Eyck. Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot.
Categories:  Employment  Mystery/Suspense  Foreign

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Waking Ned Devine (1998)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  91 min. 
Plot: When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money.
Cast: Ian Bannen, David Kelly, Fionnula Flanagan, Susan Lynch, James Nesbitt, Paul Vaughan. Directed by Kirk Jones.
Categories:  Elder  Ethics  Foreign

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War is Over, The (1966)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  116 min. B&W
Plot: A Spanish revolutionary maintains his ideals even though he is warned he will be sold out. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Yves Montand, Ingrid Thulin, Geneviève Bujold, Jean Dasté. Directed by Alain Resnais.
Categories:  War  Politics  Foreign

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War Witch (2012)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  90 min. 
Plot: A 14-year-old girl, tells her unborn child growing inside her the story of her life since she has been at war. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Rachel Mwanza, Alain Lino Mic Eli Bastien, Serge Kanyinda. Directed by Kim Nguyen.
Categories:  Drama  War  Foreign

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Water (2005)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  117 min. 
Plot: Widowed at age eight, a girl is sent to a temple for Hindu widows, where her presence affects all of its inhabitants. In Hindi, with English subtitles.
Cast: Seema Biswas, Lisa Ray, John Abraham. Directed by Deepa Mehta.
Categories:  International  Religion  Foreign

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We Are the Best! (2013)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  102 min. 
Plot: Three girls in 1980s Stockholm decide to form a punk band despite not having any instruments. In Swedish with English subtitles.
Cast: Mira Barkhammar, Mira Grosin, Liv Lemoyne, Johan Liljemark. Directed by Lukas Moodysson.
Categories:  Comedy  Musical  Foreign

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Whale Rider (2003)
Rated:  PG-13  Stars: *****
Format:  DVD  101 min. 
Plot: A small New Zealand village faces a crisis when the chiefdom, bound by tradition to go to a male heir, falls to a twelve-year old girl.
Cast: Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene, Vicky Haughton, Cliff Curtis, Grant Roa. Directed by Niki Caro.
Categories:  Women  Discrimination  Foreign

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White Material (2009)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  106 min. 
Plot: Amidst turmoil and racial conflict in a Francophone African state, a white French woman fights for her coffee crop, her family and ultimately for her life. In French with English subtitles.
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Christopher Lambert, Isaach De Bankole. Directed by Claire Danis.
Categories:  Drama  War  Foreign

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Wild Tales (2014)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  122 min. 
Plot: Six short stories involving distressed people.
Cast: Dario Grandinetti, Maria Marull, Monica Villa. Directed by Damian Szifron.
Categories:  Drama  Marital Relations  Foreign

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Withnail and I (1987)
Rated:  R  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  108 min. 
Plot: Two down-on-their-luck actors find solace in drink and other substances and seek respite from their uneventful lives by escaping to an uncle's stone cottage.
Cast: Richard E. Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths. Directed by Bruce Robinson.
Categories:  Comedy  Employment  Foreign

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Women On the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988)
Rated:  R  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  90 min. 
Plot: A TV actress wakes up to find her lover has left her, and she must contact his crazy ex-wife, son, a lawyer, and the son's fiance in order to track him down. in Spanish, with English subtitles.
Cast: Carmen Maura, Antonio Banderas, Julieta Serrano, Fernando Guillén, Kiti Manver, Chus Lampeáve, María Barranco. Directed by Pedro Almodóvar.
Categories:  Foreign  Domestic Relations

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Wound, The (2017)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***
Format:  DVD  88 min. 
Plot: A lonely factory worker travels to the rural mountains with the men of his community to initiate a group of teenage boys into manhood. In Xhosa with English subtitles.
Cast: Nakhane Toure, Bongile Mantsai, Niza Jay. Directed by John Trengove.
Categories:  Drama  Romance  Foreign

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Yi Yi (2000)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  173 min. 
Plot: Each member of a middle class Taipei family seeks to reconcile past and present relationships within their daily lives.
Cast: Nien-Jen Wu, Elaine Jin, Issei Ogata. Directed by Edward Yang.
Categories:  Drama  Romance  Foreign

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Z (1969)
Rated:  PG  Stars: ****
Format:  DVD  127 min. 
Plot: Based on actual incidents in 1960s Greece, an investigator tries to uncover the truth following the murder of a prominent leftist while government officials attempt to cover up their roles. Subtitled in English.
Cast: Yves Montand, Irene Papas, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Charles Denner. Directed by Constantin Costa-Gavras.
Categories:  Drama  Foreign  Politics

Law movies
Zama (2017)
Rated:  NR  Stars: ***1/2
Format:  DVD  115 min. 
Plot: Based on a 1956 novel, Don Diego de Zama, a Spanish officer of the seventeenth century settled in Asunción, awaiting his transfer to Buenos Aires. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Cast: Daniel Gimenez Cacho, Lola Duenas, Matheus Nachtergaele. Directed by Lucrecia Martel.
Categories:  Drama  Government  Foreign

The Wolf Law Library welcomes your suggestions for additions to the Feature Film Collection! If there is a law-related movie you feel we might be missing, please submit your suggestion to the Circulation & Reserve Desk at lawcir@wm.edu.

You can view a list of all law library movies in the online catalog.