A French coming-of-age story smartly explores the empowerment of friendship in an otherwise limiting world.
Deniz Gamze Ergüven’s feature debut is a knockout of female empowerment.
Oscars voters are unlikely to reward the sentimental entry this year.
The stylized, philosophical The Great Beauty goes head-to-head with the weepy melodrama The Broken Circle Breakdown. Also, there’s Mads Mikkelsen.
Amour may have this award on lock-down, but the other four nominees are pretty great, too.
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