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Movies You Missed: 'It's A Wonderful Life'

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'I, Tonya' Offers A Sympathetic Second Act To A Disgraced Figure Skater

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Biopic About Figure Skater Tonya Harding Reviewed

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Elisa (Sally Hawkins) prepares to put in a good word for your old buddy Gill, because the wolves are at Old Gill's door, in The Shape of Water. Kerry Hayes/Fox Searchlight hide caption

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In A Blazer of Glory: Preppy Addison (Ansel Elgort) preps to investigate a murder in November Criminals. Sergei Bachlakov/Vertical Entertainment hide caption

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Yonatan Shiray plays a young Israeli soldier in Foxtrot. Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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Israeli Film 'Foxtrot' Is A Bruisingly Powerful Look At A War Without End

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James Franco plays eccentric filmmaker Tommy Wiseau in The Disaster Artist. Franco says Wiseau "looks sort of like a mix between a vampire and a pirate and Michael Jackson. ... He has long black hair that looks like it's dyed with magic marker." Justina Mintz/Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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James Franco Tackles A Hollywood Story 'Unlike Any Other' In 'Disaster Artist'

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Director Guillermo Del Toro Says 'Shape Of Water' Centers On 'Love Beyond Words'

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Film actress Hedy Lamarr, pictured here around 1955, was both a major star on screen and an inventor by night. Keystone/Getty Images hide caption

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In 'Bombshell,' The Double Identity Of Hollywood Star Hedy Lamarr

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Actor Bambadjan Bamba recently revealed his status as an undocumented immigrant and DACA recipient. OGpics/OGpics hide caption

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Actor Who Came Out As Undocumented Is Fighting For Hollywood To Stand With DACA

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Movies You Missed: 'Elf'

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Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen star in Wind River. Fred Hayes/Acacia Entertainment hide caption

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Elizabeth Olsen On A 'Wind River' Oscar Campaign Without Weinstein

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'The Disaster Artist' Is The Best Movie About A Bad Movie

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Delusions Of Grandeur Take Center Stage In James Franco's 'Disaster Artist'

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