Jason Statham (right) plays Arthur Bishop, a hit man who must teach his former mentor's son Steve (Ben Foster) how to kill. Patti Perret/CBS Films hide caption

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'The Mechanic': A Crisp Thriller From Mr. Man-Crush
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Charlie Chaplin's 1936 classic Modern Times contains some of the greatest sequences in film history. Criterion Collection hide caption

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Must-See Movie Selections For The Giving Season
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Montgomery Clift (center) plays a field administrator for the Tennessee Valley Authority in Elia Kazan's 1960 drama Wild River. Critic John Powers says the film is one of Kazan's finest. Fox hide caption

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'Elia Kazan Collection' A Must-Have For Film Fans
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'Social' Animal: Mark Zuckerberg, played by Jesse Eisenberg, may be a revolutionary thinker, but he doesn't want to topple the system, says critic John Powers. He wants to be successful within it. Merrick Morton/Columbia Pictures hide caption

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Carlos And Zuckerberg: The Men, Myths, Movies
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'To The End' A Solemn Exploration Of Israeli Identity
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A Kafkaesque Spy Thriller Straddles Two Koreas
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On Their Own: Zhang Qin and her brother, Zhang Yang, aren't allowed to live with their parents in urban Guangzhou — and so must depend on each other in a rural village in Sichuan province. Zeitgeist Films hide caption

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Taking 'Last Train Home' Shows Changes In China
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The Godfather Gerald Depardieu plays a Parisian crime boss named Guido -- who wants Mesrine to commit bigger and bigger crimes. Music Box Films hide caption

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Mesrine: A Ruthless Crook, A 'Killer' Film
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What's New, Pussycat? Romy Schneider starred in Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno, a major cinematic flop. Flicker Alley, LLC hide caption

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'Inferno': A Catastrophic Film Finds Redemption
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Tattooed Vigilante: Noomi Rapace returns as Lisbeth Salander, a gifted hacker on the run from the law in The Girl Who Played with Fire. Music Box Films hide caption

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Two Ladies: Are You Team Bella, Or Team Lisbeth?
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An Updated Ms. Bovary: Tilda Swinton stars as Emma, the Russian-born wife of the head of a Milanese dynasty. Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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'I Am Love': A 'Madame Bovary' For Our Century
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Nazi Noir Ventures To Havana In 'Dead Rise Not'
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Ian Carmichael played Lord Peter Wimsey, an archetype for the British gentleman detective. Acorn Media hide caption

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'Lord Peter' Returns, And It's No Mystery Why
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Take It Easy Hospital — the name of the fictionalized band in No One Knows About Persian Cats — performs in Tehran's underground music scene. From left: Pouya Hosseini, Ashkan Koshanejad, Kourosh Mirzaei and Negar Shaghi. Mijfilm hide caption

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'Persian Cats' Just Want To Rock 'N' Roll ... In Iran
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Kyle MacLachlan played FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper, who headed the investigation of Laura Palmer's brutal murder on Twin Peaks. Michael Ontkean played Harry Truman, Cooper's assistant. Paramount hide caption

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Still Wrapped In Plastic: 'Twin Peaks' Turns 20
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