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Stories by Joel Wicklund

These Lives Mattered: 'Detroit' Stumbles Under Its Own Weight... But Still Hits A Nerve
See Aubrey Plaza's Naughty Nun, Revisit 'Southland Tales' & More At Chicago Critics Film Fest
5 Films You Must See At This Year's Chicago Latino Film Festival
Nicole Kidman & Werner Herzog Can't Pull 'Queen Of The Desert' Out Of The Sand
Jake Johnson Talks 'Win It All,' Joe Swanberg & The Secret World Of Underground Casinos
'The Zookeeper's Wife' Plays It Too Safe & Sentimental For Its Tough Subject
Standout Fest For Documentary Lovers Returns With Films On Ferguson, Terrorism, Obit Writers & More
10 Stars To Watch At This Year's European Union Film Festival
Deaths Of Carrie Fisher & Debbie Reynolds Don't Dim Affectionate 'Bright Lights'
10 Movies We Truly Hated In 2016
'Passengers': Jennifer Lawrence & Chris Pratt Stranded In Space & Stupidity
Our 10 Favorite Films Of 2016: A Cinematic Emotional Rescue
Paul Schrader Talks 'Dog Eat Dog' Filmmaking & Why Movie History Is Now Beyond Us All
'Certain Women' Is Another Gem From One Of Indie Cinema's Best
Chicago International Film Fest Week 2: Picks, Pans & Possibilities
10 Films You Must See At The Chicago International Film Festival
War Is The True Terror In Iranian Ghost Story 'Under The Shadow'
Your Guide To All The Halloween Movie Screenings In Chicago This Year
Bianca Del Rio, James Franco, Anthony Rapp Headline Reeling Fest Schedule
Oliver Stone Makes The Edward Snowden Story All Too Simple
Rachel Weisz Makes Identity Negotiable In 'Complete Unknown'
Bruce Campbell Horror Fest Has A Monstrous Helping Of Indie Fright Flicks
'This American Life' Host Ira Glass Is A Hesitant, But Dogged, Movie Producer
'The Other Side' Shows A Desperate, Dangerous Side Of White America