25 Movies We Can't Wait to See at Sundance 2017

From Grateful Dead and Gawker docs to Cate Blanchett's 13-role history lesson, the must-see titles at this year's prestigious Park City film fest

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'Wind River'
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'Wind River'

One of the most exciting American screenwriters of the past few years (see Sicario, Hell or High Water), Taylor Sheridan makes his directorial debut with this tense story of a dead body on a reservation; the law officer (Jeremy Renner) who finds it; the Fed (Elizabeth Olsen) who's investigating the case; and their journey into a world of darkness deep in the wintery Wyoming plains. If this sounds like a rugged, neo-Western hybrid of his last two films, then a) yes and b) yes once again. Jon Bernthal, always a welcome presence with his pugilist mug, costars.

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