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Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell have been friends and collaborators since the 1970s. Their new album together is called Old Yellow Moon. David McClister /Nonesuch Records hide caption

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In Robot & Frank, a robot cares for an aging ex-burglar who has dementia. Frank Langella, who plays the burglar, says his character "becomes fond of the robot only because it is a tool for his wicked, wicked ways." Samuel Goldwyn Films and Stage 6 Films hide caption

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Frank Langella: A Career 'Like A Chekhov Play'

In the movie Robot & Frank, the actor plays an aging ex-burglar who learns to take advantage of his robot caretaker. Langella, 74, tells Fresh Air why he was drawn to the role, and discusses the ups and downs of his long career.

Frank Langella: A Career 'Like A Chekhov Play'

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Rodney Ascher, director of the experimental documentary Room 237, leads an exploration of differing interpretations of Stanley Kubrick's classic horror film The Shining. IFC Midnight hide caption

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Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell have been friends and collaborators since the 1970s. Their new album together is called Old Yellow Moon. David McClister /Nonesuch Records hide caption

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Anchor Chris Hayes will host a new MSNBC weeknight show beginning April 1. Virginia Sherwood/MSNBC hide caption

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Before Pearl Harbor, aviator Charles Lindbergh was so vocal about his opposition to U.S. involvement in World War II that he became an unofficial leader of America's isolationist movement. AP hide caption

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Emily Rapp is also the author of Poster Child, about a congenital birth defect that led to the amputation of her leg when she was a child, and about how she subsequently became a poster child for the March of Dimes. Anne Staveley/Penguin Press hide caption

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Justin Timberlake performs at Myspace Secret Show at SXSW on March 16 in Austin, Texas. Jason Kempin/Getty Images hide caption

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Nathan Englander grew up in an Orthodox Jewish family. He now splits his time between New York and Madison, Wis. Juliana Sohn hide caption

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Nathan Englander: Stories Of Faith, Family And The Holocaust

In What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank, Nathan Englander writes about his own faith — and what it means to be Jewish — in stories that explore religious tension, Israeli-American relations and the Holocaust.

Nathan Englander: Stories Of Faith, Family And The Holocaust

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Aaron Eckhart and Ashley Judd as the president and first lady in Olympus Has Fallen. Phil Caruso/Millennium Films hide caption

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The Star Jet roller coaster sits in the water on Feb. 19 after the Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, N.J., collapsed from the forces of Superstorm Sandy. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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'Temperature Rising': Will Climate Change Bring More Extreme Weather?

In a series for The New York Times, environmental reporter Justin Gillis has been exploring whether harsh weather events are connected to global warming or if they are simply the random violence nature visits upon us.

'Temperature Rising': Will Climate Change Bring More Extreme Weather?

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Helen Mirren and Al Pacino star in the new HBO film Phil Spector, which was written and directed by David Mamet. Phil Caruso/HBO Films hide caption

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Shereen El Feki is the author of Sex and the Citadel. Kristof Arasim/Pantheon hide caption

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Drummer Barry Altschul writes tunes that play complex games with rhythm. Dmitry Mandel/Courtesy of TUM Records hide caption

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