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A new documentary examines the ramifications when private companies harvest online information about us. [...]
Tue, Jul 23, 2019
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Biopics starring Tom Hanks and Cynthia Erivo are in the lineup, as are movies with Eddie Murphy, Michael B. Jordan and Jennifer Lopez. [...]
Tue, Jul 23, 2019
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A tribute to films with quirky plots that are set in motion for mysterious reasons. [...]
Tue, Jul 23, 2019
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Disney’s 2019 remake is no nature documentary. It should probably be “The Lion Queen” because males don’t rule the pride; females do. [...]
Tue, Jul 23, 2019
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Burt Lancaster is celebrated nearly 40 different ways; “Mum” crosses the pond; and a fierce, fiddling Finn, Pekka Kuusisto, comes to town. [...]
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
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Series and films depicting the procedure as an everyday occurrence have markedly increased, a scholar finds. Writers say they’re showing what they know. [...]
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
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The actor and host of “WTF” talks about hope and change and wrestling. [...]
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
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In 2011 the small town of Potsdam, NY was rocked by an inexplicable atrocity: 12-year-old Garrett Phillips was discovered murdered in his home. The tragedy in turn launched a manhunt, which led to the ex-boyfriend — or rather, one of the ex-boyfriends — of Garrett’s mother Tandy Cyrus being arrested for the crime. Which only led to more questions as this man, Oral “Nick” Hillary, happened to be the beloved soccer coach at Clarkson University. And also one of the few black men in town. Liz Garbus’s Who Killed Garrett Phillips? painstakingly follows the twists and turns that unfolded over [...]
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
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The actor dons the cardigan and sneakers of the children’s television icon. He stars opposite Matthew Rhys as a skeptical journalist. [...]
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
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Disney’s domestic market share for the year stands at about 40 percent. On Sunday, “Avengers: Endgame” passed “Avatar” to rank as the No. 1 ticket-seller on record. [...]
Mon, Jul 22, 2019
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The following interview of Errol Morris originally appeared in Filmmaker‘s Fall, 1998 issue. In 1988, Fred A. Leuchter, an engineer from Massachusetts who made a living designing more “humane” electric chairs, was hired by Ernst Zundel, the publisher of several pro-Hitler, Holocaust-denying tracts, to conduct a forensic investigation into the use of poison gas in Nazi concentration camps. On his honeymoon, Leuchter travelled to Auschwitz and, with his wife sitting in the car reading Agatha Christie novels, illegally chipped away at the brick, collecting mortar samples which he transported back to the States. Testing these samples for traces of cyanide [...]
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
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The rapper discusses the 1994 film’s impact on his life and his involvement in the 2019 remake. [...]
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
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Beyoncé, Donald Glover and Seth Rogen are some of the famous voices in a super-realistic version of the Disney and Broadway favorite. [...]
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
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The superstar is all over the 2019 remake’s promotional tour. But how much of her will you hear in the actual film? We counted her lines. [...]
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
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Fifty years ago, humans set foot on the moon. These documentaries and feature films try to put that and other real-life space missions into context. [...]
Sat, Jul 20, 2019
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