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Summer Hours: With the spotlight on holiday blockbusters, you may have forgotten this late-spring gem. Last May, David Edelstein called Olivier Assayas' film "the most elegant movie imaginable about the changes wrought by globalization." Now he's calling it No 1. Jeannick Gravelines/IFC Films hide caption

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I'll Be Home for Christmas Oscar Peterson 0:29

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    I'll Be Home for Christmas
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    An Oscar Peterson Christmas
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Santa Claus Is Coming to Town Dave McKenna 1:00

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    Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
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    Christmas Ivory
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I Wish You a Merry Christmas Big Dee Irwin & Little Eva 1:29

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    I Wish You a Merry Christmas
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    A John Waters Christmas
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Jingle Bell Rock The Ventures 0:29

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    The Ventures' Christmas Album
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Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree Marlowe Morris 1:29

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    Wonderland: Yulesville
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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Hugh Martin 1:29

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Louis C.K. remembers getting "really big laughs" during his third try at stand-up. "I was so excited that I had a little foot in the door," C.K. says. He's pictured above in his FX series Louie. KC Bailey/FX hide caption

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