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Snubs And Successes: 6 Lessons Learned From This Year's Emmy Nominations

2 hours 53 min ago

HBO's Game of Thrones emerged as the most-nominated series with 19 nods for the Primetime Emmy Awards, but new series such as FX's Fargo and HBO's True Detective scored, too.

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Clerical Error Puts Church On New York's 'George Carlin Way'

3 hours 53 min ago

The street named after the late comedian, who was known for his blistering attacks on religion, ended up being a block longer than city officials intended.

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'Land Ho!' Takes An Agreeable Stroll Through Familiar And Unfamiliar Terrain

4 hours 24 min ago

The light travel picture follows two friends through a series of adventures that aren't surprising, exactly, but that have significant simple pleasures to offer.

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In Stories Of Muslim Identity, Playwright Explores Fault Lines Of Faith

4 hours 43 min ago

Ayad Akhtar plumbs his past to grapple with what it means to be Muslim in America. While some accuse him of airing dirty laundry, Akhtar uses such questions not just for rupture but also for renewal.

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A 'Closed Curtain' Conceals A Director's Real Confinement

4 hours 53 min ago

Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi, officially banned from making movies, explores confinement, despair and cinematic structure in his latest project.

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'Empty Hours' Pass, But Little Is Said

4 hours 53 min ago

The drama The Empty Hours intentionally slows its pace to reflect the lives of its characters, but in the end, it seems a bit lost.

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'Apes' For A New Age, With Little Use For Us

4 hours 56 min ago

The first fully successful summer blockbuster of the year is Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, the new chapter in a successful reboot that focuses on societies, human and otherwise.

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Eileen Ford, Creator Of The Supermodel, Dies At 92

6 hours 42 min ago

As co-founder of the Ford modeling agency, she was instrumental in promoting such superstars as Lauren Hutton and Christie Brinkley.

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Filmed Over 12 Years, 'Boyhood' Follows A Kid's Coming Of Age

6 hours 54 min ago

Writer-director Richard Linklater says picking the film's star was vital because he had to guess what he'd be like at 18. "I just went with a kid who seemed kind of the most interesting."

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10 Years Later, Mystery Heroine 'Maisie Dobbs' Gains New Life

6 hours 57 min ago

Jacqueline Winspear's debut mystery, Maisie Dobbs, set in England around World War I, came out in paperback a decade ago. A new edition testifies to the enduring allure of the traditional mystery.

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HBO And 'Game Of Thrones' Haul In The Most Emmy Nominations

10 hours 21 min ago

HBO got 99 nominations for the 2014 Emmy Awards, the most of any network. HBO's Game of Thrones got 19 nominations, one ahead of FX's miniseries Fargo.

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The Body Eclectic

11 hours 59 min ago

Make no bones about it, this final round is body-licious! The answer to every clue contains the name of a body part. Who will prove themselves head and shoulders above the rest?

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The Body Eclectic

11 hours 59 min ago

Make no bones about it, this final round is body-licious! The answer to every clue contains the name of a body part. Who will prove themselves head and shoulders above the rest?

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Doug Liman: Action Speaks Louder

11 hours 59 min ago

The Edge of Tomorrow director shares his rule-breaking ways, from treating his summer blockbuster films like film school projects to "killing" Tom Cruise on the big screen.

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Doug Liman: Action Speaks Louder

11 hours 59 min ago

The Edge of Tomorrow director shares his rule-breaking ways, from treating his summer blockbuster films like film school projects to "killing" Tom Cruise on the big screen.

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The Soundgarden Of Music

11 hours 59 min ago

We mashed up popular musicians with the names of Broadway shows to create a can't-miss theatre lineup. Look out for the show about a rap artist who meets a girl named Maria: Kanye West Side Story.

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The Soundgarden Of Music

11 hours 59 min ago

We mashed up popular musicians with the names of Broadway shows to create a can't-miss theatre lineup. Look out for the show about a rap artist who meets a girl named Maria: Kanye West Side Story.

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Reverse The Irreversible

11 hours 59 min ago

Get ready to roll and rock: in this game, switch the order of paired words that always appear in a certain sequence. We give you the second part; you give us the first: the bees and the...?

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Reverse The Irreversible

11 hours 59 min ago

Get ready to roll and rock: in this game, switch the order of paired words that always appear in a certain sequence. We give you the second part; you give us the first: the bees and the...?

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Nice Outfit

11 hours 59 min ago

We're not sure if Prince would be into a girl wearing a "Raspberry Foulard." In this game, we've replaced songs featuring articles of clothing and accessories with more hilarious ones.

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