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Despite Host Controversy, Amazon Takes A Chance On 'Top Gear'

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Alan Cheuse was our guide to the best and worst of the written word for more than 30 years. Josh Cheuse hide caption

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Remembering Alan Cheuse, Our Longtime Literary Guide

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The Play's The Thing — High School Productions Down The Decades

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For Key And Peele, Biracial Roots Bestow Special Comedic 'Power'

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A spry 52 when the film was shot, Tom Cruise — still his own stuntman — careens a motorcycle, sans helmet, around a winding Moroccan highway at suicide-miles-per-hour. Bo Bridges/Paramount Pictures hide caption

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Skyler Gisondo (from left), Steele Stebbins, Christina Applegate and Ed Helms star as the next generation of Griswolds in Vacation. Hopper Stone/Warner Brothers Pictures hide caption

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In 1968, ABC paired two pundits from opposite ends of the political spectrum — William F. Buckley Jr. (left) and Gore Vidal — for a cut-throat intellectual faceoff. The documentary Best of Enemies explores this media milestone. ABC Photo Archives/Getty Images/Courtesy of Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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Jason Segel plays writer David Foster Wallace in the new film The End of the Tour. A24 Films hide caption

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'End Of The Tour': An Unauthorized 'Anti-Biopic' Of David Foster Wallace

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Newspaper clippings of young Donnie Dunagan from the early '40s. Courtesy of Donnie and Dana Dunagan. hide caption

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Maj. Bambi: Meet The Marine Who Was Disney's Famous Fawn

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'Listen To Me Marlon' Explores Brando's Life In His Own Words

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