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Now streaming: ‘Sorry to Bother You,’ ‘Searching,’ free films on Kanopy including ‘Room’

Prime Video and Hulu. Matt Damon gets small in “Downsizing” (2017, R), a satirical comedy from Oscar-winning writer-director Alexander Payne.
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What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, And HBO This Weekend: ‘Frontier’, ‘Downsizing …

Don't miss Downsizing, Alexander Payne's 2017 flick about a couple who shrink themselves down so they can join an experimental community.
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Movie review: ‘Instant Family’ is an instantly likeable family comedy

It was peak-era Alexander Payne directing Jack Nicholson before the swirl of retirement and dementia was starting to tear down the edges of his great ...
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The Effectiveness of Political Satire in Film

Movies like Napoleon Dynamite or Alexander Payne's Election are easy to be dismissed as “quaint”, where as films such as Team America World ...
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Today in History – November 16

Emmy Award-winning actress Marg Helgenberger, from “China Beach,” and “Erin Brockovich” is 60. Actress Lisa Bonet, from “The Cosby Show” is 51.
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Almanac

... Saramago (1922-2010), author; Chinua Achebe (1930-2013), author; Marg Helgenberger (1958-), actress; Dwight Gooden (1964-), baseball player; ...
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‘Wildlife’ co-writer Zoe Kazan talks about Nebraska and film’s Oscar buzz

"To this day I am convinced that the real reason we met was because Alexander (Payne) is from Nebraska, and he was completely fascinated that I ...
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Free daily horoscope, celeb gossip and lucky numbers for 16 November, 2018

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Terry Labonte, Marg Helgenberger, Lisa Bonet, Martha Plimpton, Diana Krall, Trevor Penick, Oksana Baiul, Rita ...
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PEOPLE: Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl nourishes California firefighters; Joe Perry recovering from …

Actress Marg Helgenberger is 60. Jazz singer Diana Krall is 54. Actress Lisa Bonet is 51. Actress Martha Plimpton is 48. Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal is ...
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Trust only in what you know, Sagittarius

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kimberly J. Brown, 34; Maggie Gyllenhaal, 41; Martha Plimpton, 48; Marg Helgenberger, 60. Happy Birthday: ...
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