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More Persuasively Dickensian: 'The Personal History Of David Copperfield' Reviewed

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Ethan Hawke plays Serbian American inventor Nikola Tesla in the playful new biopic, Tesla. IFC Films hide caption

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Wild And Daring, 'Tesla' Captures The Spirit Of An Unorthodox Inventor

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'Tesla': A Movie About An Underrated Genius Who Challenged Edison

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The new documentary Coup 53 tells the backstory of the ouster of Mohammad Mosaddegh, Iran's elected prime minister. Amirani Media hide caption

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'Coup 53' Tells The Story Of A 1953 Campaign By MI6 And The CIA To Oust Iran's Leader

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'Boys State' Documentary Explores What Teens Learn About Democracy

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Steven Garza is the underdog in the mock-race for governor in the documentary Boys State. He counts Bernie Sanders among his political heroes. Apple TV+ hide caption

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'Boys State' Helps Teens Learn How Politics Work — Perhaps A Little Too Well

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Fear Of Death Is Contagious In The Psychological Thriller 'She Dies Tomorrow'

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A mischievous nun (Imelda Staunton) welcomes a stranger into a decrepit house in the supernatural thriller Amulet. Rob Baker Ashton/Magnet Releasing hide caption

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Terrific New Thrillers 'Amulet' And 'Relic' Explore Terrors Lurking Within The Home

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