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Superlatives Notwithstanding, Even 'The Force' Has Its Limits

NPR film critic Bob Mondello has been listening to the Star Wars hype train. Here's why he isn't climbing aboard.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'The Hateful Eight' And Theatrical Experiences

This week's show is all about Tarantino's latest, how to sit at the movies, digital and film, and what's making us happy this week.

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