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79 Movies to See Before You Die, According to the Dardenne Brothers

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Any list of the greatest French directors currently working today has to include Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne. The directors first rose to prominence in the mid 1990s with efforts like ...

Documentary Filmmaking Has a Race Problem, And This Festival May Have the Solution

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Lack of diversity in Hollywood has been well documented thanks to #OscarSoWhite, but lack of diversity in the documentary world is less talked about. While the documentary community is way ...

Chris Pratt, Anna Faris, and ‘Mom’: The Downsides of Giving Private Lives a Public Face

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Fans of CBS comedy “Mom” follow Anna Faris’ character, single mother Christy, while she struggles with alcohol, drug, and gambling addictions. In real life, Faris’ fans are following the popular ...

‘American Made’ Review: Tom Cruise Finally Lands a Role Worthy of His Talents

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There’s a case to be made that Tom Cruise is a compelling screen presence when he looks desperate. Much evidence for this claim was gathered in his millennial run – ...

‘Open Water’: How a $500,000 Indie Launched a 14-Year-Old Horror Franchise

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More than 40 years after “Jaws” turned the fear of shark-infested waters into a classic horror trope, the concept keeps giving rise to new iterations, most recently with Liongate’s release ...

Laura Dern Is Not the Academy President, But All Is Not Lost

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This week, awards season pundits braced for big news as the Academy voted on its new president. Laura Dern was considered one of the frontrunners, but withdrew herself at the ...

Alan Yang on Recreating ‘Friends’ for Jay-Z’s ‘Moonlight’ Video, the Sneaky Camera Transitions and What’s Next

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Alan Yang is riding a high after “Master of None,” the comedy he co-created with Aziz Ansari, was nominated for multiple Emmys again. But he has another reason to celebrate.

Maggie Gyllenhaal Is Fighting Sexism In Film and TV By Becoming a Producer

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When Jessica Chastain condemned cinematic portrayals of women after spending 10 days as a Cannes Film Festival juror, Maggie Gyllenhaal had deja vu: She had a similar experience as a ...

Laura Dern: The Actress Who Would be President

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The Academy Board of Governors convenes Tuesday night to pick their next president. Three major candidates have emerged from the 54-member body, although anything can happen. Dern would be the ...