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The Love Letter
Released:
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
The Lovely Bones
Released: 2010
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
A 14-year-old girl (Saoirse Ronan) is murdered by a serial killer, and her corporeal presence lingers in the in-between world, observing her family. Director Peter Jackson devotes all his energies to the altera-world images -- the performances fail to connect. (M.B.)
The Lover
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The Loves of Carmen
Released: 1948
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The stars and director of 1946's minor classic maudit, Gilda, reunite for a go at Bizet's Carmen - minus the music. It can't be as bad as it sounds.
The Lucky One
Released: 2012
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
After a Marine (Zac Efron) in Iraq finds a photograph of a gorgeous girl (Taylor Schilling), he locates her in her peaceful Louisiana parish. The cast is fine, but the movie is ploddingly predictable. (M.S.)
The Lucky Ones
Released: 2008
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
Just arrived in New York from Iraq, three soldiers (Rachel McAdams, Tim Robbins, Michael Peña) rent a car and head west. In many ways this is a universal story about rudderless Americans, not just these particular veterans, yet the story contains too many coincidences and convergences to wholly ring true. (M.B.)
The Lunchbox
Released: 2013
Rated: PG
Now Playing? No
An Indian woman (Nimrat Kaur) eager to spice up her marriage prepares a special lunch for her husband, which is mistakenly delivered to his lonely coworker (Irrfan Khan). Unlike Bollywood’s masala movies packed with singing, dancing, action, romance and comedy, this film offers an appealing naturalistic glimpse of middle-class life in modern Mumbai. (M.B.)
The Lusty Men
Released: 1952
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One of Nick Ray's best. A moody "triangle drama" with a poetically observed, richly detailed rodeo background. The participants: a failing champ, his nervy prot�©g�©e and the new rider's gutsy wife.
The Luzhin Defence
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Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
John Turturroâ??s Alexander Luzhin is like Harpo Marx...without the laughs.
The Machinist
Released: 2004
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
The Macomber Affair
Released: 1947
Rated:
Now Playing? No
Deadly triangle on an African safari, a white hunter, a a rich weakling and his bitchy wife. Based on Hemingway's "The Short, Happy Life of Francis Macomber," some observers consider it the screen's most successful attempt.
The Mad Magician
Released: 1954
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Horrific Houdini cavorts cruelly and gets just comeuppance. (M.W.)
The Magdalene Sisters
Released: 2002
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
The Maggie
Released: 1954
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Now Playing? No
Spry little seagoing comedy by the director of Sweet Smell Of Success and The Ladykillers. (M.W.)
The Magic Christian
Released: 1970
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Now Playing? No
Constantly surprising audacious satire adapted from Terry Southern's acerbic portrait of Guy Grand and his adopted son, Youngman, who set out to prove through a series of elaborate practical ????is every bit as avaricious depraved and idiotic as we've always thought. Some of the movie's gags are by Chapman and Cleese of Monty Python.
The Magificent Andersons
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The Magnificent Ambersons
Released: 1942
Rated: NR
Now Playing? No
The Magnificent Matador
Released: 1955
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Now Playing? No
Ex-toreador Budd Boetticher casts a cool eye and a crisp cape at the world of the bullring. The script is formula; the handling, for aficionados. (M.W.)
The Maid
Released: 2009
Rated: NR
Now Playing? No
An intriguing psychological study about a sullen, middle-aged maid who sabotages a family’s efforts to hire additional help. Catalina Saavedra renders the title character thoroughly human. (M.B.)
The Maids
Released: 1975
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Jean Genet's play, based on fact, about two maids who descend into perversity and madness, and slaughter their employer. An American Film Theater production - and not to be confused with the French adaptation which moved Sartre to such rapture.
The Main Event
Released: 1979
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Now Playing? No
An attempt to rekindle the fire of What's Up, Doc?, with its screwball pairing and magic. The Main Event has only a sporadic glitter: A luckless boxer and his lady boss fall in love amid much mugging and shrieking.
The Majestic
Released: 2001
Rated: PG
Now Playing? No
Mom-and-apple-pie are played straight in The Majestic
The Makioka Sisters
Released: 1983
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Now Playing? No
The once-prominent Makioka family undergoes a decline over the years, partially as a result of the Allied Occupation during the '40s. But no matter what fortune has in store, the four sisters always gather in Kyoto, Japan, to view the cherry blossoms, the ritual marking the changes in their lives from year to year. Right now the major crisis for them is finding a husband for Yukiko (Sayuri Yoshinaga), the third eldest, so that the youngest sibling, Taeko (Yûko Kotegawa), can get married herself. (TMS)
The Male Animal
Released: 1942
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The pride of New Yorker and Ohio State - James Thurber - spins a wry tale about a mild-mannered college academic who nearly loses his wife to an ex-gridiron great, and his job to a controversy over Sacco Vanzetti. (M.W.)
The Maltese Falcon
Released: 1941
Rated: NR
Now Playing? No
Hard-boiled Bogie.
The Man
Released: 2005
Rated: PG-13
Now Playing? No
The Man from Elysian Fields
Released: 2001
Rated: R
Now Playing? No
The Man From Laramie
Released: 1955
Rated: NR
Now Playing? No
Revenge in a Texas town, where the streets pulse with danger and sudden death and betrayal lurk everywhere. The last in the great Anthony Mann, James Stewart cycle of Universal Westerns, a series loved by all aficionados of the genre (including Andre Bazin, who called Mann "the most remarkable of the younger generation," and Manny Farber, who delightedly applauded "Anthony Mann's inhumanity to man"
The Man From Snowy River
Released: 1981
Rated:
Now Playing? No
Prospecting, adventure and twinship in turn-of-the-century Australia, directed by George Miller (no relation to the director the Mad Max and The Road Warrior), this was the most popular native production in Australian history. (M.W.)
The Man from the Diner's Club
Released: 1963
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Now Playing? No
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