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Pope Francis Documentary Filmmaker Reveals A Candid Pontiff

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China Is A Fast-Growing Presence In The World Of Cinema

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'First Reformed': Paul Schrader Injects His Education Into Another Agonized Outsider

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'On Chesil Beach': Story Of An Unconsummated Love And Marriage

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'Deadpool 2' Returns With More Trash Talk And Humor

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Candice Bergen, Mary Steenburgen, and Jane Fonda are freed of their inhibitions after reading "Fifty Shades of Grey" in Book Club. Melinda Sue Gordon/Paramount Pictures hide caption

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Ethan Hawke has said that his great-grandmother longed for him to be a priest; he plays a conflicted Christian minister in First Reformed. Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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'First Reformed' Asks: 'Will God Forgive Us For Destroying His Creation?'

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'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Has A Long Buildup But Offers More Background On Han

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Ultraviolent super-mercenary Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) references a film that many people will recognize — that's kind of his whole deal — in Deadpool 2. Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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Grim 'N' Gritty Is Out, Glib 'N' Smarmy Is In: 'Deadpool 2'

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He Felt He Could No Longer Be Funny, Says Robin Williams Biographer

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82 Women Walk Cannes Red Carpet In Protest

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'Filmworker' Documents The Price Of Being Stanley Kubrick's Right-Hand Man

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Rita Moreno attends the 90th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 4 in Hollywood, Calif. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Rita Moreno To 'My Gente': Be Proud Of Who You Are, And Don't Give Up

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Under house arrest since August last year, Russian theater and film director Kirill Serebrennikov will miss the Cannes Film Festival this week. Alberto Pizzoli/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The 2 Directors Missing From Cannes

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Actress Jessie Buckley On Her Character's Dark Role In 'Beast'

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