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As streaming services reckon with their film libraries, companies have to consider whether to place advisories on content that hasn't aged well.

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NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Margaret Qualley about her new role in the movie, My Salinger Year, based on the memoir by Joanna Rakoff.

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The 78th Golden Globes were held Sunday night, and it was a very different kind of awards ceremony due to the pandemic. Big winners included the TV series The Crown and the film Nomadland.

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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association hamfistedly attempted to address its lack of Black members, and technical difficulties made things awkward.

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NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with director Lee Isaac Chung about his new film Minari, which tells a story loosely based around his parents' of a Korean-American family adapting to life on an Arkansas farm.

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Michelle Pfeiffer On Her Role In 'French Exit'
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NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with actress Michelle Pfeiffer about her new film, French Exit.

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NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with filmmaker Ava DuVernay about her new database, Array Crew, and how it may help diversify who works on the sets of Hollywood productions.

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A gay couple (Colin Firth and Stanley Tucci) take a trip through Great Britain's Lake District as they deal with the knowledge that one of them is dying.

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A family of Korean immigrants resettles in Arkansas in the Sundance favorite and Golden Globe nominee, Minari.

Robin Wright Makes Her Feature Directorial Debut In 'Land'
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Wright stars in and directed the film, which follows a woman grappling with the deaths of her husband and her young son. Her grief pushes her to escape to a small, abandoned cabin in Wyoming.

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The Writers Guild of America declared victory after grappling for nearly two years with Hollywood's biggest talent agencies over how agents make their money.

Director Shaka King's Journey From 'Newlyweeds' To 'The Black Messiah'
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Judas and the Black Messiah chronicles the life of Illinois Black Panther Party leader Fred Hampton through the eyes of William O'Neal — the man who infiltrated the group on behalf of the FBI.

'Sisters With Transistors': Pioneers Of Electronic Music
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The new documentary tells the story of the roles women played — and continue to play — in the creation and development of electronic music, from theremin virtuoso Clara Rockmore to today.

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A worldwide plague of memory loss caused by a virus impacts the lives of a young couple in the film Little Fish. It was completed before COVID-19, but the project got many pandemic particulars right.

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We have three questions for Wilson about Jaden Smith — actor, musician, fashion icon, and son of Will Smith.