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Actress Holly Hunter Discusses Her Approach To Her Supermom Role

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'Incredibles 2' Will Empower Children And Their Parents

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A Filmmaker's 'Quest' For A Quiet Family Portrait Is Pierced By Unforeseen Trauma

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In Bao, a Chinese woman with empty-nest syndrome finds relief when one of her dumplings springs to life. Disney/Pixar hide caption

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In Pixar's First Female-Directed Short, A Dumpling Child Fills An Empty Nest

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Trevor Jackson and Michael K. Williams star in Director X's remake of the '70s blaxploitation film Superfly. Quantrell D. Colbert/Columbia Pictures hide caption

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Despite Its Title, 'The Year Of Spectacular Men' Is Mostly About Women

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'Incredibles 2' Zips Seamlessly Between Domestic Comedy And Death-Defying Action

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Comcast made a $65 billion offer for much of the Hollywood holdings of 21st Century Fox. The bid tops the $52.4 billion offer made by Disney last year. Mike Blake/Reuters hide caption

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Comcast Makes Bid For 21st Century Fox In Big Hollywood Power Play

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Don't Wait Up: Elastigirl (voiced by Holly Hunter) prepares to do some derring-do, leaving Mr. Incredible (voiced by Craig T. Nelson) to his stay-at-home-superdad duties, in Incredibles 2. Pixar hide caption

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Retrofuturistic 'Incredibles 2' Is More Retro Than Futuristic

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Ethan Hawke stars as as a troubled minister who counsels a parishioner (Amanda Seyfried) in First Reformed. Photo courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Paul Schrader And Ethan Hawke Test Their Faith In 'First Reformed'

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Millie Shapiro, Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne and Alex Wolff play the troubled family at the center of Hereditary. James Minchin/A24 hide caption

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Director Ari Aster Says 'Hereditary' Is A Family Drama At Its Core

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