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  1. China Is A Fast-Growing Presence In The World Of Cinema Sun, 20 May 2018 07:27:12 -0400
    China has more movie screens than the U.S. and is expected to exceed all of North America in box-office revenues and audiences by 2020. Its influence was evident at the Cannes Film Festival. More...
  2. 'First Reformed': Paul Schrader Injects His Education Into Another Agonized Outsider Sat, 19 May 2018 18:09:21 -0400
    Paul Schrader's new film, First Reformed, stars Ethan Hawke as a priest in spiritual crisis. NPR's Don Gonyea speaks with Schrader about his own spiritual education. More...
  3. 'On Chesil Beach': Story Of An Unconsummated Love And MarriageSat, 19 May 2018 07:55:39 -0400
    Saoirse Ronan stars in the new film On Chesil Beach, based on the story by Ian McEwan. Ronan and McEwan talk with NPR's Scott Simon, and joke about who plays the lead character best: Ronan or McEwan. More...
  4. 'Deadpool 2' Returns With More Trash Talk And HumorThu, 17 May 2018 17:28:00 -0400
    NPR critic Bob Mondello says Deadpool 2 marks the return of the adventures of Marvel's trash-talking-est R-rated superhero. But this time, there's a bit more humor. More...
  5. London Calling (Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft): 'How To Talk To Girls At Parties'Thu, 17 May 2018 17:00:56 -0400
    John Cameron Mitchell's "sweet, slight comic fantasy" explores what happens when a young man (Alex Sharp) in 1977 London meet-cutes a young woman (Elle Fanning) who's from ... out of town. More...
  6. Here's Everything You Need To Know About 'Book Club': Keaton, Fonda, Bergen and SteenburgenThu, 17 May 2018 17:00:56 -0400
    When the film puts its four leads together, it sparkles. When they're apart, it's simply "a pleasant, low-stakes affair, as numbing as a two-glass buzz." More...
  7. 'First Reformed' Asks: 'Will God Forgive Us For Destroying His Creation?'Wed, 16 May 2018 14:41:17 -0400
    Director Paul Schrader's film tackles war and climate change with a fierce moral anger. Critic Justin Chang says Schrader makes no attempt to conceal the fact that he's written a polemic. More...
  8. What's Playing At CannesWed, 16 May 2018 05:07:00 -0400
    Movie reviewer Kenneth Turan talks with NPR's David Greene about the newest movie in the Star Wars franchise and other noteworthy films coming out of this year's Cannes festival. More...
  9. 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Has A Long Buildup But Offers More Background On HanTue, 15 May 2018 17:32:00 -0400
    Like every film emanating from "a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away," Solo: A Star Wars Story has been kept tightly under wraps before its release. But the wraps are now coming off before audiences learn the story of a young Han Solo before he became a Star Warrior. More...
  10. 'Solo' Makes The Jump To Light-Speed ... EventuallyTue, 15 May 2018 17:00:55 -0400
    The odds of successfully telling the origin story of the Star Wars trilogy's lovable rogue are approximately 3,720 to 1. After a sluggish start, Solo: A Star Wars Story beats those odds. More...