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The Wolf of Wall Street2013

Exhausting and often repulsive, Scorese spins a masterpiece about addiction and American style greed.

Scoresese: The Wolf of Wall Street

Features

B+

Grandmaster, The (2013)

CHong Kong's premier film director Wong Kar Wai offers a cinematic tribute to Hong Kong's premier martial artist Ip Man.

Abu, Son of Adam
A

Fruitvale Station (2013)

Timely release refrains from exploiting the racial issues that erupted when the tragedy occured at a BART station. It humanizes the protagonist as he touches base with the important people in his life during his last 24 hours of life.

In Theaters

Amour
A

Short Term 12 (2013)

Destin Daniel Cretton expands his former short film into a feature that authentically explores the world of conflicted teens and compassionate adults who work with them.

Kon Tiki
B

Blackfish (2013)

You may never venture inside a marine theme park again after seeing this harrowing documentary offering details about orcas.

B

Wadjda (2012)

Landmark film shot on location smartly unlifts the veil on life for women in Saudi Arabia.

On DVD

B

Yossi (2012)

10 years after losing his lover, an extremely closed former Israeli officer seeks acceptance.

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B

Una Noche (2012)

Gritty neorealistic drama that shows young Cubans attempt to make their way to Miami.

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Babette's Feast (1987)

The Criterion Collection releases a new edition for Danish director Gabriel Axel's 1987 masterpiece with its usual excellent supplemental material.