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In Beginners — based on director Mike Mills' life — Oliver (Ewan McGregor) finds out that his father is gay, and that he has denied himself throughout his married life. After coming out, Oliver's dad becomes physically and spiritually transformed. Focus Features hide caption

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Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Matt Wilson 0:29

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    Matt Wilson's Christmas Tree-O
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Everything's Made for Love Gene Austin 0:33

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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Ellis Marsalis 1:05

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    A New Orleans Christmas Carol
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I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus Jimmy McGriff 0:29

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    Christmas with McGriff
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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Dexter Gordon Quartet

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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Hugh Martin 1:00

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It's the Whiskey That Eases the Pain Wayne Scott & Guy Clark 0:05

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    This Weary Way
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Terry Gross and Marc Maron took the stage at WNYC's RadioLoveFest on May 6. During their conversation, Gross says, Maron "occasionally looked a little nervous or frustrated when he thought I was unforthcoming — or worse yet, being dull --€” but mostly, he looked emotionally present, curious and attentive." Rebecca Greenfield/Brooklyn Academy of Music hide caption

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Friday

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Casey (Britt Robertson) experiences a fantastic futuristic world in Tomorrowland. Disney hide caption

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Thursday

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David Letterman taped his final Late Show with David Letterman on Wednesday. Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS via AP hide caption

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