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Review: 'Lux Æterna'

Gaspar Noé's latest provocation, the experimental movie-within-a-movie Lux Æterna, is now playing in select theaters, and is scheduled to screen this weekend at the Webster University Film Series. Critic Andrew Wyatt has a review:

Review: 'Cha Cha Real Smooth'

Cooper Raiff's new dramedy Cha Cha Real Smooth opens theatrically on Friday -- and will also be available to stream from AppleTV+. Critic Kayla McCulloch has a review:

Review: 'Neptune Frost'

Anisia Uzeyman and Saul Williams' surreal Afro-futurist musical, Neptune Frost, is now playing in select theaters, and will soon be screening at the Webster University Film Series. Critic Andrew Wyatt has a review:

Review: 'X'

Ti West's retro slasher flick X is now available to rent from major online platforms. Critic Andrew Wyatt has a review:

Review: 'Benediction'

Director Terence Davies' biopic of English war poet Siegfried Sassoon, Benediction, opens theatrically tomorrow. Critic Andrew Wyatt has a review:

Review: 'Montana Story'

Scott McGehee and David Siegel's Montana Story is now playing in select cities and opens locally on Friday. Andrew Wyatt has a review:

The Lens Recommends: 'Severance'

Dan Erickson's sci-fi series Severance finished its first season a few weeks ago on AppleTV+. Critic Andrew Wyatt digs into why this mind-bending workplace thriller-slash-satire is one of 2022's best new shows: