The Magnificent Seven. The best western so far this year, this film is an impressive and occasionally profound contemplation of the life of violence.
The Virgin Spring (in Swedish). Ingmar Bergman's mythical and violently beautiful miracle play, derived from a medieval ballad about a farm girl's rape-murder and her father's vengeance, is as clear and grave as a Mass.
Village of the Damned. The nifty little horror tale of an English town whose populace is briefly paralyzed, its women mysteriously impregnated.
The Love Game (in French). Jean-Pierre Cassel, playing a ludicrous but...