Filmmaker Bertrand Tavernier Travels Through The Movies

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Garish Melodrama Becomes Universal Tragedy 'The Beguiled'

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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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Sally Hawkins stars in Maudie, the true story of Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis, who painted cheerful scenes on whatever materials she could find. Duncan Deyoung/Courtesy of Mongrel Media hide caption

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Marlene Dietrich in a publicity photo for the film Dishonored (1931), in which she plays an Austrian spy. Eugene Robert Richee/Deutsche Kinemathek - Marlene Dietrich Collection Berlin / Courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery hide caption

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Gallery Gives Movie Star Marlene Dietrich The Big-Picture Treatment

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People arrive for the opening night of Shakespeare in the Park's production of Julius Caesar at Central Park's Delacorte Theater on June 12 in New York. Bryan R. Smith/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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John Avildsen shows off the best director Oscar he won in 1977 for Rocky. Avildsen, who also directed The Karate Kid, died Friday from pancreatic cancer at age 81 in Los Angeles. Pendergrass/AP hide caption

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Why 'The Mummy' Is The Most Important Bad Movie Of The Year

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(L to R) Blair (Zoe Kravitz), Frankie (Illana Grazer), Jess (Scarlett Johansson), Pippa (Kate McKinnon) and Alice (Jillian Bell) in Rough Night. Macall Polay/Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. hide caption

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The technology around us has made its way into all kinds of movies. But there's one movie genre it hasn't been able to infiltrate — the romantic comedy. Lightcome/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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Why Hasn't Online Dating Made It Onscreen?

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