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Leo Tolstoy's classic novel Anna Karenina has been filmed, televised and musicalized enough that a 2012 version had to shake things up.

Gordon Parks' 100th Birthday

Nov 27, 2012

On Wednesday’s Central Standard, we examine the legacy of Gordon Parks; the photographer, essayist, film maker, and native Kansan whose 100th birthday is this Friday.

Columbia Pictures

A weekend full of eating, shopping, football and leftovers leaves many of us grateful for an opportunity to collapse on the sofa and watch a movie at home.

What's Showing In Independent, Foreign & Documentary Film

Nov 15, 2012
filmophilia.com

Ever wonder how someone falls in love with a felon? What about the romantic frustrations of a paralyzed man?

impawards.com

Gold paint, searing lasers and one deadly hat— villains have attacked James Bond in a lot of ways over the years.

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of November 2-4, 2012?

Weinstein Company

Now that he's retired his Spider-Man tights, actor Tobey Maguire is comfortably growing into adult roles, like that of Dr. Jeffrey Lang, the contentiously married and sexually frustrated ob-gyn he plays in Jacob Aaron Estes' black comedy The Details.

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of October 26-28, 2012?

redesignrevolution.com

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of October 19-21, 2012? Up to Date's critics share their three favorite showing on area screens.

Ever pretend you were Canadian in a foreign country? A new film based on a true story has a group of Americans doing just that to sneak past Iranian border guards.

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of October 12-14, 2012?

The sounds of Count Basie and Charlie Parker are part of Kansas City’s musical identity.

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of October 5-7, 2012?

hollywoodreporter.com

Good documentaries are like prize-winning journalism in their ability to wage war on toxic secrets.

Carole Bethuel / Cohen Media Group

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of September 28-30, 2012? Up to Date's critics share their three favorite showing on area screens.

Okay Up to Date listeners: crank up that brain for a look at films that force you to have a conversation after you’ve left the theater.

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Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of September 21-23, 2012? Up to Date's critics share their three favorite showing on area screens.

GMT Productions

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of September 14-16, 2012? Up to Date's critics share their three favorite showing on area screens.

Warner Bros. Pictures

The dawn of the atomic age reverberated throughout the world.  It even found its way to Hollywood.

Je / Fox Searchlight.

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of September 7-9, 2012? Up to Date's critics share their three favorite showing on area screens.

rottentomatoes.com

Relationships blossom and thrive or they fizzle and die. But writers Will McCormack and Rashida Jones - who also stars as the female half of Celeste and Jesse Forever - have another take on it.

Looking for a great independent, foreign, or documentary film to see the weekend of August 24-26, 2012? Up to Date's critics share their three favorite showing on area screens.

Cynthia Haines: Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, Queen of Versailles, Ruby Sparks

Steve WalkerMoonrise Kingdom, Queen of Versailles, Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry, Ruby Sparks

realscreen.com

There have been several informative documentaries about the United States' ongoing economic woes -  for instance 2010's Oscar-winning The Inside Job.

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