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The Heroes of Telemark
Released: 1965
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Based on another of Alistair Maclean's World War II "dangerous mission" melodramas and obviously an attempt to cash in on the formulas of The Guns Of Navarone. (Here, Allied commandoes are skiing their way to a snowbound Norwegian Nazi munitions factory.) Inflated and thin despite the presence of one of the American cinema's great action directors, Anthony Mann (who seems confounded by the logistics.)
The Heroic Trio
Released: 1992
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
In Hong Kong, babies are being kidnapped by the Invisible Woman (Michelle Yeoh) for the Evil Master (Yee Kwan Yan), who plans to raise them to become unbeatable warriors. The Invisible Woman's sister, Tung (Anita Mui), married to the police officer investigating the kidnappings, secretly fights crime as Wonder Woman. When the Invisible Woman reconnects with her sister and her childhood friend, Thief Catcher (Maggie Cheung), they convince her to team up with them to defeat the Evil Master.
The Hidden Fortress
Released: 1958
Rated: NR
Now Playing? No
Akira Kurosawa's 1958 samurai adventure, which George Lucas studied closely when creating Star Wars.
The Hidden Room
Released: 1949
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Marital jealousy descends into homicidal mania. A British thriller from Dmytryk's "noir" years (Murder My Sweet, Crossfire) - his only creative period.
The High and the Mighty
Released: 1954
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A crippled airliner limps across the Pacific with an improbably colorful set of passengers. Based on Ernest Gann's novel - with Wayne and Trevor reunited in what is essentially a jetage "Stagecoach."
The High Cost of Loving
Released: 1958
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An inconsequential but nicely handled domestic comedy about white-collar traumas. Also the movie debut of an ex-Badger Beauty named Gena Rowlands, who later went on to amaze us all. (M.W.)
The High Green Wall, Wind Across the Everglades
Released: 1954
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The Hills Have Eyes
Released: 2006
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
The Hills Have Eyes II
Released: 2007
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
This sequel to last year's stylish remake of the '70s horror classic is witless and simple-minded, a murky body-count movie that pits the franchise's hateful mutants against a group of equally unlikable National Guard reservists. (M.B.)
The Hired Hand
Released: 1971
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The tensions, terrors, and sadness of "male-bonding." Some critics regard The Hired Hand as one of the great "lost" films of the early '70s - a nouvelle vague Western "closer to Robbe-Grillet then John Ford."
The History Boys
Released: 2006
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
Set in 1983 Sheffield, Nicholas Hytnerâ??s film follows eight boys on the verge of entering college â?? clever, wild, cocky boys who are entertaining from the moment they walk on screen. The film is a raunchy, raw and often hilarious look at the business of learning. (T.B.)
The History of Mr. Polly
Released: 1949
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H.G. Wells' social comedy about a bicycle tour and its unusual results, from the director of the more celebrated D.H. Lawrence adaptation The Rocking Horse Winner.
The Hitcher
Released: 2007
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
Thereâ??s absolutely no suspense in this pointless remake of the 1986 horror semi-classic, in which a college couple pick up a sinister hitchhiker. (M.S.)
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Released: 2005
Rated: PG
Now Playing? No
The Hoax
Released: 2006
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
Lasse Hallström’s movie about Clifford Irving (Richard Gere) has some wonderful moments, as Irving tries to sell an "autobiography" of Howard Hughes that he wrote without ever meeting the reclusive billionaire. But the movie adds a whole new layer to the story involving the Nixon administration, and what had already seemed farfetched suddenly has neither foot on the ground. (K.W.)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Released: 2012
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
In the first installment of the Lord of the Rings prequel, a wizard (Ian McKellen) and a diminutive humanoid (Martin Freeman) try to rescue a dwarf kingdom from a dragon. Director Peter Jackson's so attached to the story's cinematic legacy that he neglects to build a compelling backstory for the characters. (S.R.)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey -- An IMAX 3D Experience
Released: 2012
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
In the first installment of the Lord of the Rings prequel, a wizard (Ian McKellen) and a diminutive humanoid (Martin Freeman) try to rescue a dwarf kingdom from a dragon. Director Peter Jackson's so attached to the story's cinematic legacy that he neglects to build a compelling backstory for the characters. (S.R.)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 3D
Released: 2012
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
In the first installment of the Lord of the Rings prequel, a wizard (Ian McKellen) and a diminutive humanoid (Martin Freeman) try to rescue a dwarf kingdom from a dragon. Director Peter Jackson's so attached to the story's cinematic legacy that he neglects to build a compelling backstory for the characters. (S.R.)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Released: 2013
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
In Peter Jackson's sequel to 2012's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, dwarves, a wizard and other mythical characters from J.R.R. Tolkien's novel continue their quest to reclaim their homeland from a dragon. Jackson takes too many liberties with Tolkien's tale, adding new characters and references to his Lord of the Rings trilogy, but the action scenes are fast-paced and fun. (S.R.)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3D
Released: 2013
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
In Peter Jackson's sequel to 2012's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, dwarves, a wizard and other mythical characters from J.R.R. Tolkien's novel continue their quest to reclaim their homeland from a dragon. Jackson takes too many liberties with Tolkien's tale, adding new characters and references to his Lord of the Rings trilogy, but the action scenes are fast-paced and fun. (S.R.)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug: An IMAX 3D Experience
Released: 2013
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
In Peter Jackson's sequel to 2012's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, dwarves, a wizard and other mythical characters from J.R.R. Tolkien's novel continue their quest to reclaim their homeland from a dragon. Jackson takes too many liberties with Tolkien's tale, adding new characters and references to his Lord of the Rings trilogy, but the action scenes are fast-paced and fun. (S.R.)
The Hole
Released: 1998
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The Holiday
Released: 2006
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
In this cute romantic comedy, an American woman (Cameron Diaz) and an English woman (Kate Winslet) swap homes, and each falls in love with a local guy (Jude Law, Jack Black). The stars give emotionally authentic performances, but the movie goes in for a blandly upbeat vibe. (M.I.)
The Holly and The Ivy
Released: 1953
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The Wynward Browne play about a rural pastor, his family, and the quietly skilled director of the film Playboy Of The Western World, George More O'Ferrall.
The Hollywood Revue
Released: 1929
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MGM's first "all-talkie" (there are no written titles, and Conrad Nagel recites the credits), with their formidable roster of stars, circa 1929, trying out their vocal chords. Some passed the test, a few, like John Gilbert, flunked.
The Holy Girl
Released: 2004
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
The Holy Land
Released: 2001
Rated: NR
Now Playing? No
The Holy Mountain
Released: 1973
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
The Homely Sisters
Released: 1967
Rated: NR
Now Playing? No
In this period piece about 19th-century Japan, two sisters try to circumvent tradition when the younger one receives a marriage proposal.
The Honey Pot
Released: 1967
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Based on the Thomas Sterling thriller, "The Evil of the Day," which updated Ben Johnson's "Volpone." An elegant little mystery with lavish Venetian surroundings, crisply epigrammatic dialogue, and delicious plot twists. I like this just as much as Mankiewicz more famous "All About Eve."
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