★★★★★  Italy / France. 2h18m. Drama. Directed by Federico Fellini. Produced by Angelo Rizzoli. Screenplay by Federico Fellini, Tullio Pinelli, Ennio Flaiano, Brunello Rondi. Story by Federico Fellini, Ennio Flaiano. Starring Marcello Mastroianni, Claudia Cardinal, Anouk Aimée, Sandra Milo. Music by Nino Rota. Cinematography by Gianni Di Venanzo. Edited by Leo Catozzo.

A filmmaker, struggling against creative block, thinks back on his life, in increasingly dreamlike segments.

Oscar winner for Best Foreign Film and Best Costume Design.

★★★★☆  USA. 1h55m. Adventure. Directed by Niki Caro. Produced by Chris Bender, Jake Weiner, Jason T. Reed. Screenplay by Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver, Lauren Hynek, Elizabeth Martin. Based on Disney’s “Mulan” by Tony Bancroft, “Ballad of Mulan” by Barry Cook. Starring Yifei Liu, Donnie Yen, Tzi Ma, Jason Scott Lee, Yoson An Ron, Yuan Gong Li, Jet Li. Music by Harry Gregson-Williams. Cinematography by Mandy Walker. Edited by David Coulson.

A young woman in ancient China defies both tradition and the law by disguising herself as a man, in order to enlist in the Imperial Army in place of her ailing father.

★★★★☆  USA. 1h46m. Horror. Directed by Gary Dauberman. Produced by James Wan, Peter Safran. Screenplay by Gary Dauberman. Story by James Wan, Gary Dauberman. Starring Mckenna Grace, Madison Iseman, Katie Sarife, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Michael Cimino. Music by Joseph Bishara. Cinematography by Michael Burgess. Edited by Kirk M. Morri.

A sleepover at the Warren’s home becomes a fight for survival after their cursed objects are brought to life.

★★★★☆  USA. 1h57m. Thriller. Directed by M. Night Shyamalan. Produced by M. Night Shyamalan, Jason Blum, Marc Bienstock. Written by M. Night Shyamalan. Starring James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Haley Lu Richardson, Jessica Sula. Music by West Dylan Thordson. Cinematography by Mike Gioulakis. Edited by Luke Ciarrocchi.

Three girls enduring captivity at the hands of a killer with multiple personalities learn that one of those personalities might be an actual monster.

★★★★★  UK. 1h57m. Romance. Directed by James Ivory. Produced by Ismail Merchant. Screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. Based on “A Room With A View” by E. M. Forster. Starring Helena Bonham Carter, Maggie Smith, Julian Sands, Denholm Elliott, Judi Dench, Simon Callow, Daniel Day-Lewis, Fabia Drake, Patrick Godfrey, Rupert Graves, Joan Henley, Rosemary Leach. Music by Richard Robbins (Score), Giacomo Puccini (sung by Kiri Te Kanawa). Cinematography by Tony Pierce-Roberts. Edited by Humphrey Dixon.

A girl in Edwardian England struggles to make the right decisions when confronted with a love that directly challenges the repression and expectations of her time.

★★★★★  USA. 2h16m. Drama / Musical. Directed by Bradley Cooper. Produced by Bill Gerber, Jon Peters, Bradley Cooper, Todd Phillips, Lynette Howell Taylor. Screenplay by Eric Roth, Bradley Cooper, Will Fetters. Based on “A Star Is Born” (1954 screenplay) by Moss Hart; “A Star Is Born” (1976 screenplay) by John Gregory Dunne, Joan Didion, Frank Pierson. “A Star Is Born” (story) by William Wellman, Robert Carson. Starring Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga, Sam Elliott, Andrew Dice Clay, Dave Chappelle. Cinematography by Matthew Libatique. Edited by Jay Cassidy.

A declining rock star discovers an up-and-coming songwriter, and their subsequent relationship is defined by her upward trajectory.

Oscar winner for Best Original Song. BAFTA winner for Best Film Music.

★★★★☆  UK / USA. 2h30m. Sci-Fi / Thriller. Directed by Christopher Nolan. Produced by Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan. Written by Christopher Nolan. Starring John David Washington, Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Kenneth Branagh, Dimple Kapadia, Michael Caine, Martin Donovan. Music by Ludwig Göransson. Cinematography by Hoyte van Hoytema. Edited by Jennifer Lame.

A former CIA agent, presumed dead, is recruited by a mysterious organization to discover the truth about a coming global catastrophe, and work to prevent it.

★★★★☆  USA. 2h21m. Superhero. Directed by Patty Jenkins. Produced by Charles Roven, Deborah Snyder, Zack Snyder, Richard Suckle. Screenplay by Allan Heinberg. Story by Zack Snyder, Allan Heinberg, Jason Fuchs. Based on “Wonder Woman” by William Moulton Marston, H. G. Peter. Starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Connie Nielsen, Elena Anaya. Music by Rupert Gregson-Williams. Cinematography by Matthew Jensen. Edited by Martin Walsh.

An immortal goddess is forced to leave her home and venture into the world to defeat the evil god behind the events of WWI.

★★★★★  USA. 2h11m. Crime / Noir. Directed by Roman Polanski. Produced by Robert Evans. Written by Robert Towne. Starring Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, John Huston. Music by Jerry Goldsmith. Cinematography by John A. Alonzo. Edited by Sam O’Steen.

A private detective in 1930s Los Angeles uncovers a complex criminal scheme that will prove to upend his life.

★★★★☆  USA. 1h53m. Comedy / Romance / Mystery. Directed by Stanley Donen. Produced by Stanley Donen. Screenplay by Peter Stone. Based on “The Unsuspecting Wife” (1961 short story) by Peter Stone, Marc Behm. Starring Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau, James Coburn. Music by Henry Mancini. Cinematography by Charles Lang. Edited by Jim Clark.

An American living in Paris is suddenly surrounded by criminals when her husband dies and leaves her a mysterious stolen fortune.

BAFTA winner for Best British Actress (Hepburn).