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In writer/director Mike Mills' deeply funny comedy/drama, Oliver (Ewan McGregor) meets the irreverent and unpredictable Anna (Mélanie Laurent) only months after his father Hal (Christopher Plummer) has passed away. This new love floods Oliver with memories of his father who came out of the closet at age 75 to live a full, energized gay life. Now Oliver endeavors to love Anna with all the bravery, humor, and hope that his father taught him.
"Buck," a richly textured and visually stunning film, follows Buck Brannaman, a true American cowboy, from his abusive childhood to his phenomenally successful approach to horses. A real-life "horse-whisperer," he eschews violence teaches people to communicate with their horses through leadership and sensitivity, not punishment.
In "Midnight in Paris," writer/director Woody Allen tells the story of a family that travels to the picturesque French capital on business. Among them, two young people (Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams) are engaged to be married in the fall and have experiences there that change their lives forever.
"Page One: Inside the New York Times" gains access to The New York Times newsroom and the inner workings of the Media Desk. An up-close look at the debates, jockeying for on-record quotes, and skillful page-one pitching that brings the most venerable newspaper in America to fruition each and every day.
Terrence Malick ("Badlands," "Days of Heaven," "The Thin Red Line") directs the impressionistic story of a Midwestern family in the 1950s. The film follows the eldest son, Jack, through childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile with his father (Brad Pitt). Also starring Sean Penn.