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Autumn of the oligarch

Without Mikhail Khodorkovsky and his fellow oligarchs, Vladimir Putin might not have risen to power. Khodorkovsky finally turned on Putin, but he paid a heavy price.

Photos: Stars arrive at the SAG Awards in Los Angeles

Movie and TV stars were arriving on the red carpet of the Screen Actors Guild’s annual awards ceremony in Los Angeles on Sunday night.


30 great documentaries to stream right now

A highly selective list of titles to watch at home.


Movies to stream while you’re stuck inside this winter

Here are some movies well worth streaming that you likely missed when in theaters.

Movie openings and events coming soon to Boston

The film week ahead in and around Boston.


In ‘Clemency,’ facing what it is to put a man to death

A remarkable drama from writer-director Chinonye Chukwu, about a prison warden losing her bearings after an execution by lethal injection gets botched.


Robert Downey Jr., in ‘Dolittle,’ talks the talk animal-wise, without walking the walk movie-wise

A clattery, splattery mess of a family movie, suitable for the youngest audiences only.


In ‘Les Misérables’: trapped on the outskirts of Paris — and the outskirts of French society

Ladj Ly’s debut feature (an Oscar nominee this year for best international film) is a document of social crisis disguised as a white-knuckle cop movie.