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EW RECOMMENDS EW VIDEO GRADE

THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL Michael Rennie (Fox, G, DVD) A A timely sci-fi gem that still possesses uncanny relevance.

PAID IN FULL Wood Harris (Dimension, R) Harris and Mekhi Phifer B+ deliver the goods as young criminals trying to make it big in 1980s Harlem.

STANDING IN THE SHADOWS OF MOTOWN (Artisan, PG) Learn how the low-key Funk Brothers produced the hottest sounds of Motown. A

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THE BELIEVER (Palm, R) The 2001 Sundance Film Festival’s Grand Jury Prize winner depicts the controversial story of a Jewish neo-Nazi (Ryan Gosling).

DARKNESS FALLS (Columbia TriStar, PG-13) In the sleepy hollow of Darkness Falls, the tooth fairy takes much more than your teeth…

KANDAHAR (New Yorker, unrated) A female journalist risks her life to return to Taliban-controlled Kandahar to rescue her suicidal sister.

REAL WOMEN HAVE CURVES (HBO, PG-13) A young headstrong Latina (America Ferrera) must find a balance between her heritage and her dreams.

THE SINGING DETECTIVE (BBC, unrated) Michael Gambon stuns in the TV mini series about an ailing mystery writer reliving his stories through hallucinations.