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Disney's Live-Action 'Aladdin' Aims To Correct 1st Film's Problems, Replicate Success

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'Booksmart' Tweaks Convention By Offering A Gentler View Of High School

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Quentin Tarantino's Film Generates Buzz At Cannes Film Festival

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'The Souvenir' Is A Piercing Portrait Of A Woman Learning To Become An Artist

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French Comedy 'Non-Fiction' Infuses Every Conversation With Seductive Pull

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Jazz Film 'Bolden' Mixes Fact And Fiction To Capture A Legendary Bandleader

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