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Sterling K. Brown plays the patriarch of a family in crisis in Waves. Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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A Florida Family Saga, Told In 'Waves' Of Healing And Heartache

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Elizabeth Banks directs the reboot of Charlie's Angel featuring Ella Balinska (from left), Kristen Stewart and Naomi Scott — and a whole bunch of wigs. Merie Weismiller Wallace/Columbia Pictures hide caption

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In The Report, Adam Driver plays staffer following the CIA's paper trail of post-9/11 detention and interrogation tactics. Atsushi Nishijima/Amazon hide caption

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"I will be a storyteller 'till the day I die," Reese Witherspoon says. "It's really what I was born to do." Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for Turner Image hide caption

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'From Book To Script To Screen,' Reese Witherspoon Is Making Roles For Women

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Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding in "Last Christmas," directed by Paul Feig. Jonathan Prime/Universal Pictures hide caption

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Filmmaker Judd Apatow describes his mentor, the comedian Garry Shandling (above), as a perfectionist: "He just could not just be chill and make it easy on himself. He wanted everything to be amazing." Bonnie Schiffman/HBO hide caption

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After Comic Garry Shandling's Death, Judd Apatow Found Zen In His Diaries

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Rosine Mbakam, left, says she chose to shoot all images and sound herself to maintain an equal relationship with the subjects of her films. Icarus Films hide caption

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Icarus Films

Ewan McGregor as Dan Torrance in Stephen King's Doctor Sleep. Jessica Miglio/Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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In Bong Joon-ho's movie Parasite, the Kim family — which assembles pizza boxes to get by — resides in a semi-basement apartment originally constructed as a nuclear-fallout bunker. Neon/CJ Entertainment hide caption

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The Hit Movie 'Parasite' Puts Basement Structures In Structural Inequality

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