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The Hollars

Though it may offer zero surprises in its familiar wayward-child-returns-home story, "The Hollars" features a terrific cast that's always interesting and alive.

Cheyenne Autumn (1964)

John Ford's final Western, an elegy for the American Indian and an apology for his role in their depiction as savages, is discordant and dull.


“Moana,” “Fantastic Beasts” dominate box office again

"Moana" and "Fantastic Beasts" hold onto the top two spots at the box office, as smaller films with Oscar hopes ease into the market.
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Indy Style — December 2

On this week's show, Chris reviews "Manchester By the Sea," "Man Down," "Incarnate" plus "The BFG" on video.


Man Down

Shia LaBeouf is solid playing a grizzled Marine trying to find his wife and son in a post-apocalyptic world, but "Man Down" wanders too much.

The Eagle Huntress

An inspiring documentary about a Mongolian girl who dreams of becoming the first female of her people to hunt with eagles.



Disney delivers with this instant classic that's part anthropology, part mythology and pure imagination.
Kubo and the Two Strings - featured

Kubo and the Two Strings

The year's best animated film didn't fare well at the box office, so here's hoping its magic will enchant a wider audience on video.