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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 17:19:00 -0500NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Nina Gilden Seavey, director of the Documentary Center at George Washington University, about what this year's documentary lineup mean for the art and industry.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 11:44:00 -0500Paxton was perhaps best known for his roles in Hollywood blockbusters, but he also took starring turns in TV series like Big Love and Training Day.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 10:09:00 -0500NPR's team of pop-culture commentators is live-blogging tonight's Academy Awards. Watch along.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 08:12:40 -0500Actors and agents were involved in teach-ins and rallies in the past week to oppose President Trump. Award shows and other events have been peppered with political opposition as well.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 08:12:39 -0500In an interview last year, Emma Stone said the place she'd most like to go is Costa Rica. The president of Costa Rica responded with a now-viral video message, personally inviting her to visit.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 08:28:51 -0500The Godfather was released 45 years ago this spring. NPR's Scott Simon takes the anniversary as an opportunity to revisit some of his favorite lines from the classic film.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:48:00 -0500The film tells the story of Ruth Williams, a London typist, and Seretse Khama, heir to the throne of modern-day Botswana. In 1948, their interracial marriage sparked a political firestorm.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:34:00 -0500If Lin Manuel-Miranda wins an Academy Award in the Best Original Song category, he will become only the 13th person in history to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony. We hear from past EGOT winners.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:38:00 -0500A young white woman brings her black boyfriend home to meet her parents in director Jordan Peele's first feature film. Critic David Edelstein says Get Out is a comic thriller worth seeing.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:38:00 -0500The director has been nominated for an Oscar for his screenplay about a woman figuring out how to raise her teenage son on her own. Originally broadcast Dec. 19, 2016.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:38:00 -0500Playwright Tarell McCraney and filmmaker Barry Jenkins drew on their childhood experiences in making Moonlight, which has been nominated for eight Academy Awards. Originally broadcast Oct. 19, 2016.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:05:00 -0500If the human rights aspect of (deportation) doesn't interest you, the prospect of $8 avocados and double-digit fast food might.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500Did you know Humphrey Bogart had to stand on a box for scenes with tall Ingrid Bergman? NPR's Susan Stamberg visited the soundstage where the 1942 classic was filmed — and returned with stories.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:00:06 -0500An intimate portrait of high school friends caught up in the aftermath of a violent incident places us inside their heads with sensitivity and restraint.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:00:06 -0500This Chinese-U.S. co-production, based on a graphic novel by Chinese rock star Zheng Jun, pads its way through a familiar story about a mastiff who wants to make it big in the music industry.