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Banish 2014's Woes With Our Stand-Up Comedy Picks

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Maggie Gyllenhaal says she had some reservations about taking on the role of Nessa Stein in the SundanceTV original series The Honorable Woman. Middle East conflicts are so sensitive, she says, "It's really complicated and it goes back so far." Des Willie/SundanceTV hide caption

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In 'The Honorable Woman,' There's No One You Can Trust

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Studios Hope Holiday Family Movies Will Grab Slice Of Shrinking Box Office

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Revisiting The Stories Told In Murrow's 'Harvest of Shame'

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4 Comic Albums And Audiobooks To Lighten Up Your Holiday Road Trip

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"The guy" (Ben Sinclair, left) delivers pot to two clients played by Tanisha Long and William Jackson Harper. Courtesy of Janky Clown Productions hide caption

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Despite The Dope, 'High Maintenance' Is About More Than Potheads

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Whether Green With Envy Or Tickled Pink, We Live In A Color-Coded World

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'Grand Bargain' Will Help Save Detroit — And Its Art

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The Challenge Of 'Big Hero 6': How To Make A Huggable Robot

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Sotheby's Has Record Auction With Works By Giacometti, Van Gogh

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At 83, Dancer Carmen De Lavallade Looks Back At A Life Spent Onstage

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Actress Elizabeth Peña arrives at the Hollywood premiere of Nothing Like the Holidays in 2008. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Overture Films hide caption

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Elizabeth Peña Remembered As An Actress With Range

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Actor Denzel Washington (center) is flanked by Jihmi Kennedy (left) and Morgan Freeman in the 1989 film Glory, a turning point in Hollywood's representations of the Civil War. AP hide caption

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From VMI To James Island, Hollywood Battles To Get The Civil War Right

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Young Mike (Joseph Carlson) antagonizes Mike (Michael Patrick Thornton) during a physical therapy session with Jerry (James Whalen). Stan Barouh/Olney Theatre Center hide caption

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Play, Ball: A Theatrical Look At The 'Beauty And Brutality' Of Football

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Tony Award Winner Geoffrey Holder Dies At 84

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