This Week at the Movies, Part 1 (Sep. 21-23, 2012)

Our critics have been hard at work reviewing the latest films. Here is a look at what’s coming out this weekend (in select cities, check your local listings) and what else may be in theaters right now.

Opening: September 21, 2012

Multinational Releases

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Must Travel

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Wide (United States)

Dredd

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End of Watch

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Trouble with the Curve

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Wide (United Kingdom)

Savages

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Limited (United States)

About Cherry

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Head Games

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How to Survive a Plague

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower

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Radio Unnameable

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Limited (United Kingdom)

The Intouchables

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2012 Films In Theaters Now In Select Areas

10 Years

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5 Broken Cameras

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Arbitrage

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Barfi!

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The Brooklyn Brothers Beat The Best

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Butter

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Compliance

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The Do-Deca-Pentathlon

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Elles

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Francine

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In the Family

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Knuckleball!

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Last Ounce of Courage

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Liberal Arts

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Looper

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The Master

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Much Ado About Nothing

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The Other Son

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[REC] 3: Genesis

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Red Lights

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Resident Evil: Retribution

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The Revenant

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Room 237

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Samsara

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Seven Psychopaths

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Sleepwalk with Me

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Stitches

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Stolen

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The Sweeney

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Tabu

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Tears of Gaza

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They Call It Myanmar: Lifting the Curtain

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To Rome With Love

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The Watch

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2012 Films Not Yet In Theaters

L’ Affaire Dumont

Jean-François Vandeuren @ Panorama-cinema.com [French]

Aqui y Alla

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat @ SpiritualityandPractice.com

  • Excerpt: A spiritual drama that puts two faces on Mexican poverty and then makes it possible for us to see these characters as our brother and sister rather than as strangers.

Artifact

Kenneth R. Morefield @ 1More Film Blog

  • Excerpt: Given the target audience’s love for Jared Leto and Thirty Seconds to Mars, the built in animosity towards record (or any) executives, and the universal love of David versus Goliath stories, Artifact ought to have been a slam dunk.

Doctored

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat @ SpiritualityandPractice.com

  • Excerpt: A hard-hitting attack on the medical establishment and the pharmaceutical industry’s continuing attacks on alternative therapies.

The Sleeping Voice

Samuel Castro @ Ochoymedio.info [Spanish]

  • Excerpt: La voz dormida se concentra, con sensibilidad, en las historias de las mujeres que sufrieron la época posterior a la Guerra Civil Española

2011 Films

Margaret

Norm Schrager @ Meet In the Lobby

  • Excerpt: Three hours is awfully ambitious for a talky drama, but necessary for achieving the character depth Lonergan shoots for.

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