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The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Despite the theoretical appeal of seeing these veterans share the screen once more and the colorful costumes and images from the film’s Indian locations, the…

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Merchants of Doubt

What do the deniers of climate change and apologists for big tobacco have in common? Spokespeople sent into the media to sow doubt.

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Ballad of Narayama

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Monsieur Hire

Patrice Leconte's "Monsieur Hire" is a tragedy about loneliness and erotomania, told about two solitary people who have nothing else in common. It involves a…

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Katie Couric on Ebert's return

An appreciation of Roger Ebert by Katie Couric on CBSNews.com:

Here in Chicago -- where I'm reporting a story on Barack Obama's days as a community activist and attending a benefit for the American Cancer Society -- there's cause for celebration. It's not the kind with fireworks, it's a quieter, gentler kind of celebration.

Roger Ebert has returned to the movies....

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