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"The question of complete control and complete dominance of a marketplace means complete control and complete dominance of your daily life," Tom Hanks says. He plays the co-founder of a giant tech company in the new film The Circle. Francois Duhamel/STX Financing hide caption

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'It Is Neither Nor, It Is Both': Tom Hanks Finds No Easy Answers In 'The Circle'

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Emmy Rossum and Harry Lennix in "The Politician," one of the short films in the series #ThatsHarassment. Victoria Stevens/Dark Harbor Stories/Milk hide caption

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These Short Films Shine A Spotlight On Sexual Harassment

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Listen to Kristin Laurel read her poem

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Not My Job: We Quiz A Retired CIA Analyst On Briefs (The Underwear)

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Adina Verson (right) and Katrina Lenk play, respectively, Rifkele, the brothel owner's daughter, and Menke, the woman she falls in the love with. Carol Rosegg/Courtesy of Sam Rudy Media Relations hide caption

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'Indecent': A Play About A Yiddish Play That Was Ahead Of Its Time

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"Literally I show up in the morning and I say, 'Who's dead?'" obit writer Bruce Weber explains in the film. "And somebody puts a folder on my desk and that's ... what I do that day." Weber took a buyout from The New York Times in 2016. Courtesy of Kino Lorber hide caption

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'Obit' Follows The 'Times' Team Charged With Turning Lives Into History

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In 1967, Frederick Wiseman's controversial documentary Titicut Follies exposed conditions at Bridgewater State Hospital in Massachusetts. Fifty years later, the filmmaker, now 87, has adapted the work into dance. Hecco hide caption

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A Haunting '60s Film About Mental Illness And Incarceration Becomes A Ballet

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'Obit' Documentary Follows Journalists Who Tell Lively Stories Of Death

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Fyre Festival Fiasco: Luxury Music Experience Turns Into Vacation Nightmare

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