—— The Identical Sep 05
—— The Longest Week Sep 05
67% Thunder and the House of Magic Sep 05
74% God Help the Girl Sep 05
—— The Remaining Sep 05

Top Box Office

92% Guardians of the Galaxy $16.3M
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39% If I Stay $9.3M
32% As Above/So Below $8.3M
21% Let's Be Cops $8.2M
37% The November Man $7.7M
17% When The Game Stands Tall $5.6M
32% The Giver $5.3M
65% The Hundred-Foot Journey $4.6M
34% The Expendables 3 $3.5M

Coming Soon

—— No Good Deed Sep 12
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100% The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby Sep 12

Premieres Tonight

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New Episodes Tonight

—— Anger Management: Season 2
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—— Mistresses: Season 2
25% Partners: Season 1
67% Teen Wolf: Season 4
62% Under the Dome: Season 2

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—— Breathless: Season One
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89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
78% Ray Donovan: Season 2
46% Reckless: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
—— Unforgettable: Season 2

Position Among the Stars Reviews

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Seth Colter Walls
Village Voice
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Leonard Retel Helmrich's third documentary about the same Indonesian family is a dazzler in at least a couple ways.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

September 13, 2011
Alex Zane
Sun Online

Never less than fascinating.

Full Review Source: Sun Online | Original Score: 4/5

February 16, 2012
Simon Foster

Leonard Retel Helmrich's final instalment of his sociological trilogy...confirms that the Dutch-born auteur is one of the great talents in the world of factual filmmaking.

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November 14, 2011
Aaron Hillis
L.A. Weekly
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(Critic's Pick) This patient but wildly expressionistic mosaic uses a canvas so vast that not just the subjects but fighting fish, cockroaches and the mangiest rat yet committed to cinema complete a bizarre ecosystem of co-dependence.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

June 23, 2011
Robbie Collin
Daily Telegraph

Some of the images in the Dutch filmmaker Leonard Retel Helmrich's documentary are so beautifully implausible they can only be real.

Full Review Source: Daily Telegraph | Original Score: 3/5

February 16, 2012
Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

A Koyaanisqatsi-like perspective on progress and pessimism, on a domestic, global and cosmic scale.

Full Review Source: Little White Lies

February 16, 2012
Tom Huddleston
Time Out
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A singularly intimate and honest experience, as powerful bonds are formed between 'us', the viewer, and 'them', the subjects.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 4/5

February 14, 2012
Allan Hunter
Daily Express

The culture of corruption infects everything and there is a sense of a country in transition captured in this engaging production.

Full Review Source: Daily Express | Original Score: 3/5

February 16, 2012
Antonia Quirke
Financial Times

The witty final part of an acclaimed documentary trilogy following a working-class family in Jakarta.

Full Review Source: Financial Times | Original Score: 3/5

February 16, 2012
Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times
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Engrossing, poetic and often very funny, "Position," like its predecessors, uses the lens of a single family to view the tumult of an entire country.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 4/5

September 14, 2011
Matthew Turner

Beautifully shot and skilfully edited, this is an emotionally engaging slice-of-life documentary with likeable subjects and a subtle political edge.

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 4/5

February 15, 2012
Philip French
Observer [UK]

It's a vivid picture of desperate people struggling to survive in a corrupt world, though formally rather too contrived for my taste.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK]

February 19, 2012
Charlotte O'Sullivan
This is London

Tari is headed for college; Sriywati is headed nowhere. By the time the credits roll, you ache for them both.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 4/5

February 17, 2012
Jamie Russell
Total Film

The invisiblecamera approach begs questions yet, for the most part, the effects are extraordinary.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 4/5

February 6, 2012
David Parkinson
Empire Magazine

Glossy rather than gripping, it's nonetheless an interesting insight into one of the planet's most bustling corners.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

February 12, 2012
Peter Bradshaw

It is like an episode of Shameless, or a page-turning realist novel about a family packed with comic characters, the sort of thing that Timothy Mo might write.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 4/5

February 16, 2012

Empire Magazine

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

February 17, 2012
Leslie Felperin
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February 23, 2012

New York Times
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September 16, 2011
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