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Movie theater owners are optimistic about an industry return at this year's CinemaCon

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'The Duke' salutes the British legend who stole a Goya from the National Gallery

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Filmmaker and author John Waters at his home in Baltimore. This year marks the 50th anniversary of his landmark film, Pink Flamingos, and he's releasing his first novel, Liarmouth: A Feel-Bad Romance. Jared Soares for NPR hide caption

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A lot of material from this John Waters interview couldn't be published

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The Netflix logo is seen on top of their office building in Hollywood, Calif. The streaming service has laid off some employees of its companion website called Tudum. Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Netflix promised good jobs at Tudum. Now, one of its teams has been laid off

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In Hanna Bergholm's new horror film, a girl's adolescence is 'Hatching'

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One of the dresses from 'The Wizard of Oz' is up for auction

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Twins Joséphine and Gabrielle Sanz are 8-year-old playmates in Petite Maman. Lilies Films hide caption

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'Petite Maman' is the best — and most surreal — family movie you'll see in a while

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Conrad Ricamora and Joel Kim Booster star in the upcoming film Fire Island. Jeong Park/Searchlight Pictures hide caption

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Charlie Chaplin in The Great Dictator. Roy Export SAS hide caption

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Hollywood and tyrants: How filmmakers take on the powerful

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Mia Goth stars in Ti West's latest horror flick, X. Christopher Moss/A24 hide caption

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Investigators offer new insight into the fatal shooting on the 'Rust' movie set

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This aerial photo shows the Bonanza Creek Ranch in Santa Fe, N.M., on Oct. 23, 2021, where a cinematographer was fatally shot two days earlier by actor and producer Alec Baldwin on the set of the film Rust. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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