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The Core released to audiences 20 years ago. Ever since, audiences have bemoaned, laughed at and loved the loose use of geological science in the film. PictureLux/The Hollywood Archive/Alamy hide caption

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What scientists love and lament when Hollywood journeys to Earth's core

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How to be a better movie watcher, according to film critics (plus a handy brochure!)

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Jon-Erik Hexum (left) died in 1984 from injuries sustained from a prop gun on a television set. The death of American actor Brandon Lee (shown here in 1986) during the filming of The Crow garnered worldwide attention and prompted changes on how firearms are treated on sets. Wally Fong/AP; Lacy Atkins/AP hide caption

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Is Movie Night Back?

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony Award-winning musical In the Heights has been adapted for the big screen, directed by Jon M. Chu. Filming on the street, they'd stop for passing emergency vehicles and their time was limited by the natural light. Warner Bros. Pictures/2021 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. hide caption

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'In The Heights' Dances From The Stage, To The Streets, To The Screen

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From left, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae and Taraji P. Henson accept the award for outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture for Hidden Figures at the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 29 in Los Angeles. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP hide caption

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(Left to right) Actors John Payne, Maureen O'Hara, Edmund Gwenn, and young Natalie Wood stand before a Christmas tree in a still from director George Seaton's film, Miracle on 34th Street. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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At left, Jimmy Smits in My Family. At right, Jennifer Lopez in Selena. Left: Zoetrope/New Line/Kobal Collection. Right: Scott Del Amo/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Director Woody Allen attends a special screening of Irrational Man at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City on July 15. Evan Agostini/Invision/AP hide caption

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'Pelo Malo' Is A Rare Look Into Latin American Race Relations

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