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Unconscious Prejudice Meets Real-World Horror In 'The Exception'

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Filmmaker Bertrand Tavernier Travels Through The Movies

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Garish Melodrama Becomes Universal Tragedy 'The Beguiled'

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'Big Sick' Creators Nanjiani And Gordon On Turning Their Courtship Into A Movie

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L to R: Elle Fanning as Alicia (Elle Fanning), Miss Martha (Nicole Kidman), Edwina (Kirsten Dunst), Jane (Angourie Rice), Amy (Oona Laurence), Emily (Emma Howard), and Marie (Addison Riecke) in The Beguiled Ben Rothstein /Focus Features hide caption

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'From The Ashes' Documents Rise And Fall Of Coal In America

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'The Big Sick' Is A Wonderful Movie And An Imperfect Milestone

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'Maudie' Paints Intimate Portrait Of Canadian Painter Maud Lewis

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Lewis used leftover house paint to brighten the walls of the tiny home in Marshalltown that she shared with her husband. Steve Farmer/Art Gallery of Nova Scotia hide caption

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