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WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES | Dir. Matt Reeves | 2017 | USA | Action/Adventure | 140 mins | PG

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U for ...
UGETSU (Kenji Mizoguchi, 1953) ^^ - Criterion Collection
UMBERTO D. (Vittorio De Sica, 1952) - Criterion Collection
UMBRELLAS OF CHERBOURG, THE (J. Demy, 1964) ^ - Alliance Francaise '14 / Criterion Collection
UNBREAKABLE (M. Night Shyamalan, 2000)
UNCLE BOONMEE WHO CAN RECALL HIS PAST LIVES (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, 2010) ^
UNDEFEATED (Daniel Lindsay & T.J. Martin, 2011)
UNDERNEATH, THE (Steven Soderbergh, 1995) - Criterion Collection (Supplement)
UNDER THE HAWTHORN TREE (Zhang Yimou, 2010)
UNDER THE SAME MOON (Patricia Riggen, 2008) ^
UNDER THE SKIN (Jonathan Glazer, 2013)
UNITED 93 (Paul Greengrass, 2006) ^^
UP (Pete Docter & Bob Peterson, 2009)
UP IN THE AIR (Jason Reitman, 2009) ^


V for Visconti
VALIANT ONES, THE (King Hu, 1975) ^
 - Singapore Chinese FF '14
VALKYRIE (Bryan Singer, 2008)
VENGEANCE (Johnnie To, 2009)
VENUS IN FUR (Roman Polanski, 2013) - French FF '13
VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA (Woody Allen, 2008)
VICTORIA (Sebastian Schipper, 2015) ^
VIDEODROME (David Cronenberg, 1983) - Criterion Collection
VILLAGE, THE (M. Night Shyamalan, 2004)
VILLAGE IN THE MIST (Im Kwon-taek, 1983) 
- Singapore International FF '14
VINCERE (Marco Bellocchio, 2010) - Italian FF '10
VIOLENT COP (Takeshi Kitano, 1989) - Japanese FF '13
VIRAL FACTOR, THE (Dante Lam, 2012)
VIRGIN SPRING, THE (Ingmar Bergman, 1960) ^ 
- Criterion Collection
VISITOR, THE (Thomas McCarthy, 2008) ^
VIVE L'AMOUR (Tsai Ming-liang, 1994) ^
VIVRE SA VIE (Jean-Luc Godard, 1962) - Criterion Collection
VOLVER (Pedro Almodovar, 2006)


W for Welles
WADJDA (Haifaa Al-Mansour, 2012)
WAGES OF FEAR, THE (Henri-Georges Clouzot, 1953) ^^ - Criterion Collection
WAILING, THE (Na Hong-jin, 2016) ^
WALKABOUT (Nicholas Roeg, 1971) ^ - Perspectives FF '13 / Criterion Collection
WALK, THE (Robert Zemeckis, 2015)
WALK THE LINE (James Mangold, 2005)
WALL.E (Andrew Stanton, 2008) ^
WALL STREET (Oliver Stone, 1987)
WALL STREET: MONEY NEVER SLEEPS (Oliver Stone, 2010)
WALTZ WITH BASHIR (Ari Folman, 2008) ^ 
- Animation Nation '09 / Perspectives FF '10
WANTED (Timur Bekmambetov, 2008)
WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES (Matt Reeves, 2017)
WAR HORSE (Steven Spielberg, 2011) ^
WARM BODIES (Jonathan Levine, 2013)
WAR OF THE WORLDS (Steven Spielberg, 2005)
WARRIOR (Gavin O'Connor, 2011) ^
WATCHMEN (Zack Snyder, 2009)
WATER HORSE: LEGEND OF THE DEEP (Jay Russell, 2008)
WATER DIVINER, THE (Russell Crowe, 2015)
WATERSHIP DOWN (Martin Rosen, 1978) - Perspectives FF '15
WAY BACK, THE (Peter Weir, 2010)
WAY WAY BACK, THE (Nat Faxon & Jim Rash, 2013)
WEDDING DIARY, THE (Adrian Teh, 2012)
WEEKEND (Andrew Haigh, 2011) ^ - Criterion Collection
WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN (Lynne Ramsay, 2011)
WHATEVER WORKS (Woody Allen, 2009)
WHERE GOT GHOST? (Jack Neo & Boris Boo, 2009)
WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE (Spike Jonze, 2009) ^
WHERE TO INVADE NEXT (Michael Moore, 2015)
WHILE WE'RE YOUNG (Noah Baumbach, 2015) 
WHIPLASH (Damien Chazelle, 2014) ^
WHISPER OF THE HEART (Yoshifuni Kondo, 1995) ^
WHITE GOD (Kornel Mundruczo, 2014)
WHITE MATERIAL (Claire Denis, 2009) - Criterion Collection
WHITE PALMS (Szabolcs Tajdu, 2008)
WHITE RIBBON, THE (Michael Haneke, 2009) ^
WILD (Jean-Marc Vallee, 2014)
WILD BUNCH, THE (Sam Peckingpah, 1969) ^
WILD STRAWBERRIES (Ingmar Bergman, 1957) 
- Criterion Collection
WILD TALES (Damian Szifron, 2014) - The Projector '15
WIND RISES, THE (Hayao Miyazaki, 2013)
WINGS OF DESIRE (Wim Wenders, 1987) ^ - Criterion Collection
WINTER'S BONE (Debra Granik, 2010)
WINTER SLEEP (Nuri Bilge Ceylan, 2014) ^ - Singapore International FF '14 / Retrospective '15
WIN WIN (Thomas McCarthy, 2011)
WITCH, THE (Robert Eggers, 2015) ^ 
WIZARD OF OZ, THE (Victor Fleming, 1939) ^^
WOLF CHILDREN (Mamoru Hosoda, 2012)
WOLF OF WALL STREET, THE (Martin Scorsese, 2013) ^
WOLVERINE, THE (James Mangold, 2013)
WOLVERINE, THE (James Mangold, 2013) - Guest Review by Yue Jie
WOMAN IS THE FUTURE OF MAN (Hong Sang-soo, 2004)
WOMAN UNDER THE INFLUENCE, A (John Cassavetes, 1974) ^ - Criterion Collection
WOMAN WHO LEFT, THE (Lav Diaz, 2016) 
- Singapore International FF '16
WONDERS, THE (Alice Rohrwacher, 2014) ^ - European Union FF '15
WONDER WOMAN (Patty Jenkins, 2017)
WORLD'S END, THE (Edgar Wright, 2013)
WRECK-IT RALPH (Rich Moore, 2012)
WRESTLER, THE (Darren Aronofsky, 2008) ^
WRONG MAN, THE (Alfred Hitchcock, 1956)
WU XIA (Peter Chan, 2011)


X-MEN: APOCALYPSE (Bryan Singer, 2016)
X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST (Bryan Singer, 2014)
X-MEN: FIRST CLASS (Matthew Vaughn, 2011)
X-MEN ORIGINS: WOLVERINE (Gavin Hood, 2009)


YELLOW BIRD, A (K. Rajagopal, 2016) 
- Singapore International FF '16
YI YI (Edward Yang, 2000) ^ - Retrospective '11 / Criterion Collection
YOU ARE THE APPLE OF MY EYE (Giddens Ko, 2011)
YOUR NAME (Makoto Shinkai, 2016) ^
YOURSELF AND YOURS (Hong Sang-soo, 2016) - Singapore International FF '16
YOU, THE LIVING (Roy Andersson, 2007) - Swedish FF '17
YOUTH WITHOUT YOUTH (Francis Ford Coppola, 2008)
Y TU MAMA TAMBIEN (Alfonso Cuaron, 2001) ^ - Criterion Collection


ZATOICHI MEETS YOJIMBO (Kihachi Okamoto, 1970) - Japanese FF '15 / Criterion Collection
ZENNE DANCER (Caner Alper & Mehmet Binay, 2012) - Perspectives FF '12
ZERO DARK THIRTY (Kathryn Bigelow, 2012) ^
ZOMBIELAND (Ruben Fleischer, 2009)
ZOOTOPIA (Byron Howard, Rich Moore & Jared Bush, 2016)


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