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Review: ‘Buta’

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A countryside schoolboy tries to stand up against an albino bully in the charming and gorgeously assembled "Buta," this year's foreign-language Oscar submission from Azerbaijan. The titular orphan is…

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Review: ‘Beaufort’

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"Beaufort" recounts Israel's evacuation of the Southern Lebanese mountaintop fortress of the title in 2000. Script endeavors to maintain a politically neutral stance, sticking to the ground soldiers'…

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