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Bradley Cooper plays Jackson Maine, a musician struggling with addiction, in A Star Is Born. Peter Lindbergh/Warner Bros. hide caption

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Bradley Cooper Learned To Sing, Direct And Talk Deeply For 'A Star Is Born'

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Margot Robbie stars as Queen Elizabeth I in the film Mary Queen of Scots. "Right now we're making a push — I feel more than I've ever experienced — to have more women in leadership roles," Robbie says. Liam Daniel/Focus Features hide caption

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The Cost Of Being Queen: 'Mary' Explores The Sacrifices Of Women In Power

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In The Front Runner, Hugh Jackman plays Gary Hart, whose 1987 presidential campaign was swiftly derailed by reports of an extramarital affair. Frank Masi/Sony Pictures hide caption

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What 'The Front Runner' And Gary Hart Tell Us About Political Theater Today

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Mahershala Ali as musician Donald Shirley in Green Book, directed by Peter Farrelly. Universal Pictures, Participant, and DreamWorks hide caption

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'Green Book' Is About Race — And Also Friendship, Class And Masculinity

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Rami Malek stars as Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. Alex Bailey/20th Century Fox hide caption

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'You Better Own This': How Rami Malek Came To Embody Freddie Mercury

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Tommy Caldwell uses "tiny razorblade edges" in the rock wall to support his body weight on El Capitan's Dawn Wall. Brett Lowell/Red Bull Media House hide caption

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'It Looked Impossible': New Film Follows Free Climbers Up The 'Dawn Wall'

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In Widows, Viola Davis turns to a life of crime after her husband dies in a botched bank robbery. Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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'Authenticity Is My Rebellion': Viola Davis On 'Widows,' Steve McQueen And Legacy

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Patricia Arquette plays Tilly, a woman who helped two inmates break out of prison, in the based-on-a-true-story drama Escape at Dannemora. Benicio del Toro plays escapee Richard Matt. Chris Saunders/Showtime hide caption

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The True-Story, Love-Triangle, Prison-Break Drama 'Escape At Dannemora'

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A new book examines billionaire filmmaker Howard Hughes and the sexual relationships he had with Hollywood actresses. He's shown above in 1947. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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'Sex, Lies And Stardom': Exploitation In Howard Hughes' Hollywood

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Cumberbatch at the New York premiere of Dr. Seuss' The Grinch. Angela Weiss/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'It's Lovely Being Mean': Benedict Cumberbatch Gets Into Character As The Grinch

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Joel Edgerton stars as the head of a "conversion therapy" program in Boy Erased, which he also directs. Focus Features hide caption

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A 'Hopeful Story' Within Gay Conversion Therapy Drama 'Boy Erased'

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Abstract artist Larry Poons is enjoying a late-career resurgence of interest, decades after his optical dot paintings attracted acclaim in the 1960s. Poons is a key figure in the documentary The Price of Everything. HBO Documentary Films hide caption

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New Documentary Paints A Picture Of The Contemporary Art Market Run Amok

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Charlene deGuzman plays the lead character Joy in Unlovable, which is loosely based on her own experience with sex and love addiction. Courtesy of Orion Classics hide caption

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Behind The Real Sex And Love Addiction In The Musical Film 'Unlovable'

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Sir Michael Caine attends the European Film Award ceremony in Berlin in 2015, when he won the best actor prize for his work on the movie Youth. Clemens Bilan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Actor Michael Caine, 85, On His Long Career: 'The Alternative Was A Factory'

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Writer/director Jonah Hill on set with actor Sunny Suljic on the set of 'Mid-90s'. Tobin Yelland/Courtesy A24 hide caption

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Jonah Hill On Hip-Hop And Coming Of Age In The Mid90s

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Director Jonah Hill (right) speaks with actors Lucas Hedges and Sunny Suljic on the set of Mid90s. Hill says the film was inspired in part by his own experiences as a teenage skateboarder. Tobin Yelland/A2 hide caption

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Jonah Hill: Acting Was An 'Amazing Derailment' On The Path To Directing

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Actor and musician Riz Ahmed spoke with host Audie Cornish in front of a live audience at Murmrr in Brooklyn, N.Y. Mohamed Sadek for NPR hide caption

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Riz Ahmed On Rapping, Acting And Being His (Sometimes Shirtless) 'Most Complex Self'

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Melissa McCarthy stars with Richard E. Grant in Can You Ever Forgive Me? -- a film about literary forger Lee Israel. Mary Cybulski/Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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'Pleasant' Doesn't Interest Melissa McCarthy: 'Who Wants To Watch That?'

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Amandla Stenberg stars as Starr Carter in the film adaptation of Angie Thomas' young adult novel The Hate U Give. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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'The Hate U Give' Star Says The Novel Was Like 'Reading My Own Diary'

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Watch out, Michael Myers, Laurie Strode [Jamie Lee Curtis] is ready for you. Andre Eccles/Universal Pictures hide caption

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This 'Halloween,' Jamie Lee Curtis Reckons With 40 Years Of Trauma

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In Jonah Hill's directing debut Mid90s, Stevie (Sunny Suljic, left) and Ray (Na-kel Smith) come of age among an LA skateboarding crew. Tobin Yelland/A24 hide caption

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It Wasn't Cool To Care In The 'Mid90s' — But Jonah Hill Does

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Ryan Gosling plays astronaut Neil Armstrong in Damien Chazelle's new film, First Man. Daniel McFadden/Universal Studios and Storyteller Distribution Co. LLC hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'First Man' Director Damien Chazelle; Leonard Cohen's 'Flame'

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