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Fresh Air for May 25, 2012

Tom Perrotta is the author of several novels, including Election and Little Children. Mark Ostow/Courtesy Tom Perrotta hide caption

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Examining 'The Leftovers,' After The Rapture

Examining 'The Leftovers,' After The Rapture

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Edward Norton plays a scoutmaster in search of his lost charge in Wes Anderson's latest film, Moonrise Kingdom. Focus Features hide caption

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A Wes Anderson 'Kingdom' Full Of Beautiful Imagery

A Wes Anderson 'Kingdom' Full Of Beautiful Imagery

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Fresh Air for May 24, 2012

Kara Hayward and Jared Gilman star in Wes Anderson's latest film, Moonrise Kingdom. Courtesy of Focus Features hide caption

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How Wes Anderson Soundtracks His Movies

How Wes Anderson Soundtracks His Movies

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Fresh Air for May 23, 2012

German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau performing Benjamin Britten's 'War Requiem' in Coventry Cathedral. Erich Auerbach/Getty Images hide caption

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Remembering Baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Remembering Baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

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Fresh Air for May 22, 2012

In Porgy and Bess, David Alan Grier plays the drug dealer Sporting Life, a role closely associated with Sammy Davis Jr. and Cab Calloway. Courtesy of the American Repertory Theater hide caption

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David Alan Grier's 'Sporting Life' On Broadway

David Alan Grier's 'Sporting Life' On Broadway

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Fresh Air for May 21, 2012

Sacha Baron Cohen plays Admiral General Aladeen, the authoritarian, anti-Semitic and unexpectedly sympathetic protagonist of The Dictator. Melinda Sue Gordon/Paramount Pictures hide caption

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Sacha Baron Cohen: The Fresh Air Interview

Sacha Baron Cohen: The Fresh Air Interview

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