Eighth grade sucks. Eighth Grade doesn’t.

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Weekend Box Office: America celebrates independence with funny superheroes

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Just in time for Independence Day, The First Purge pulls more thrills from America’s ills

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Leave No Trace is a moving return to backwoods drama for Winter’s Bone director Debra Granik

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Well, at least Uncle Drew isn’t a feature-length Pepsi commercial

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Tag turns male friendship into a petty, elaborate, sometimes amusing game

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Solo scores the softest debut for a Star Wars movie in more than a dozen years

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Han Solo brings not enough fun to Cannes, while a superb film makes its late-festival premiere

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#MeToo looms over a Cannes contender, while Michael B. Jordan flames out in Fahrenheit 451

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Jean-Luc Godard returns to Cannes to make a dunce out of our correspondent

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Mads Mikkelsen endures a cold crucible, but it’s Cold War that could win the big prize at Cannes

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The Baltimore ex-con drama Sollers Point may be too realistically restrained for its own good

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If only the crime-romance Racer And The Jailbird moved as fast as its cars

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John Krasinski does his best Shyamalan with the shivery good fun of A Quiet Place

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Don’t expect any Black Stallion magic from Lean On Pete’s shatteringly sad boy-and-his-horse story

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Steven Spielberg finds fun and maybe even a soul in the pandering pastiche of Ready Player One

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On an Isle Of Dogs, Wes Anderson uses stop-motion to construct one of his most wondrous worlds

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