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Antonio Banderas won the best actor award at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival for his performance in Pedro Almodóvar's new film, Pain and Glory. Manolo Pavón/Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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How A Heart Attack Brought Antonio Banderas Closer To 'Pain And Glory'

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Afghan filmmaker Hassan Fazili (bottom left) and his wife, filmmaker Fatima Hussaini (top left), with their daughters, Nargis (top right) and Zahra. Courtesy of Oscilloscope hide caption

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A Refugee Family Takes Viewers On A Years-Long Escape In 'Midnight Traveler'

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Steven Soderbergh On 'The Laundromat'

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Director Steven Soderbergh Takes A Look At Money Laundering In 'The Laundromat'

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'Damn Yankees' DVD Revival Showcases Fosse And Verdon's 1st Collaboration

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Renée Zellweger plays Judy Garland in the new biopic Judy, which is set in 1969. David Hindley/LD Entertainment and Roadside Attractions hide caption

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Renée Zellweger On Playing Judy Garland: 'A Different Kind Of Triumph'

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Though her physical transformation in Judy is hardly definitive, Renée Zellweger manages to capture something more elusive: Garland's emotional truth. David Hindley/LD Entertainment and Roadside Attractions hide caption

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Renée Zellweger Dazzles In A Go-For-Broke Portrayal Of Judy Garland

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Kapadia's Latest Film 'Diego Maradona' Examines Soccer Legend

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Bob Iger, CEO and chairman of The Walt Disney Co., and Mickey Mouse rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange in November 2017. Iger's new book is an account of what he has learned running Disney. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Disney CEO Bob Iger Has Lessons On Fostering Creativity — And Acquiring It

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Audrey Hepburn appears as Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady. In a letter to director George Cukor, she raved about the script. AP hide caption

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In Golden Age Hollywood, Film Stars Slid Into Each Others' Telegrams

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