"There are tons of movies I wanted to see but didn't have time for. Why would I care about the variety of obscure international flicks or bigger American titles that open a few weeks later at the Chicago International Film Festival?" I totally understand that perspective. Here's the answer for several movies at this year's fest, running Oct. 10-24 primarily at the AMC River East (most tickets $5-$14). More reviews coming this week. -- Matt Pais, RedEye movie critic
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