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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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The Tale Of Young 'Tolkien' Adopts The Language Of A Standard Biopic

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'Biggest Little Farm' Chronicles One Couple's Effort To 'Jump-Start The Soil'

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Juliette Binoche Stars In 'Non-Fiction,' A Comedy About Book Publishing And Adultery

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