Furiosa (played by Charlize Theron, front right) fights to liberate the wives of a tyrannical warlord in Mad Max: Fury Road. Jasin Boland/Warner Bros. hide caption

toggle caption Jasin Boland/Warner Bros.

Jacir Eid plays the title character in Theed. Director Naji Abu Nowar says, "You put him in front of a camera and he just lit up the screen." Courtesy of Film Movement hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of Film Movement

Spike Lee's new documentary charts the King of Pop's journey from child stardom to early fame as a solo act. Courtesy of SHOWTIME hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of SHOWTIME

In the 1960s, Maggie Smith starred in the Broadway hit Mary, Mary. One reviewer called her a "gem of an actress, an undeniable dish." Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images

Rooney Mara and Cate Blanchett (right) begin a love affair after meeting in a department store in Carol. Weinstein Co. hide caption

toggle caption Weinstein Co.

Rooney Mara and Cate Blanchett (right) begin a love affair after meeting in a department store in Carol. Weinstein Co. hide caption

toggle caption Weinstein Co.

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor