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Review: Netflix's 'Project Power' flexes its muscles nicelyA glowing pill that gives users superhuman powers is at the center of the new Netflix film “Project Power.”
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Workers wait for the end of a film to disinfect a theater after a movie screening, at the Cineteca Nacional, Mexico's film archive, in Mexico City, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020. After being closed for nearly five months amidst the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, movie theaters in the capital reopened Wednesday at 30% capacity.(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Mexico City reopens movie theaters to sparse crowdsThe few, the brave — those were the ones returning this week to movie theaters in Mexico City that had been closed for four months due to the coronavirus pandemic
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FILE - Jennifer Aniston arrives at the fourth annual InStyle Awards on Oct. 22, 2018, in Los Angeles. Aniston is among the celebrities taking part in an Aug. 20 virtual reading of the script for 1982's “Fast Times at Ridgemont High" as an online fundraiser. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Spicoli to the rescue with 'Fast Times' virtual benefitSpicoli is making a virtual return to Ridgemont High to raise money for two non-profit groups
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A largely virtual New York Film Festival unveils lineupThis year’s New York Film Festival will be held largely virtually and in outdoor screenings, organizers said Thursday while unveiling a lineup featuring new films from Chloe Zhao, Steve McQueen and Azazel Jacobs
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FILE - Rene Otero poses for a portrait to promote the film "Boys State" during the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah on  Jan. 24, 2020. In the documentary, directors Jesse Moss and Amanda McBaine attend a week-long program in Austin, Texas, where 1,100 high school boys attempt to build a mock government. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP)
In 'Boys State,' American politics in a teenage microcosm “Boys State,” is one of the most acclaimed documentaries of the year and took the grand jury prize for documentary at the Sundance Film Festival in January
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FILE - Stephenie Meyer attends a screening of Sony PIctures Classics' "Austenland" on Aug. 12, 2013 in New York. Meyer is planning at least two more books in her mega-selling vampire series "Twilight Saga" she said during a recent promotional event. Meanwhile, the author's long-awaited "Midnight Sun" sold more than 1 million copies in its first week, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers announced Thursday. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, FIle)
Stephenie Meyer says more 'Twilight' books are planned There is still plenty of life in Stephenie Meyer’s “Twilight Saga.”
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FILE - In this April 29, 2020 file photo, the AMC sign appears at AMC Burbank 16 movie theater complex in Burbank, Calif. AMC Theaters, the nation’s largest chain, is pushing back its plans to begin reopening theaters by two weeks. The company said Monday that it would open approximately 450 U.S. locations on July 30 and the remaining 150 the following week. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)
AMC to offer 15-cent tickets on first day of reopeningThe nation’s largest movie theater chain, will reopen in the U.S. on Aug. 20 with retro ticket prices of 15 cents per movie
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President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Bob Woodward's new Trump book, 'Rage,' due out next monthVeteran Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward’s new book about President Donald Trump is titled “Rage” and will be released Sept. 15, less than two months before Election Day
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