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Tugba Sunguroglu, Ilayda Akdogan, Doga Zeynep Doguslu, Elit Iscan and Günes Sensoy play five orphaned teen sisters who live with their grandmother in the film Mustang. Cohen Media Group hide caption

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5 Sisters Struggle With The Shackles Of A Conservative Culture In 'Mustang'

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Mdou Moctar is a local star among the Tuareg, based in the city of Agadez. Happily, Prince's iconic purple motorcycle also survived the translation. Courtesy of Christopher Kirkley hide caption

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'Purple Rain' — As Retold In A Language Without A Word For Purple

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A scene from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 takes place in the fictional capital city Panem, which was filmed in Berlin. Murray Close/Lionsgate hide caption

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With Rich History And Tax Breaks, Berlin Lures American Filmmakers

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'Tis The Season For Coming Attractions: What To Watch For At The Multiplex

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'We All Have To Do Something': Nina Jacobson On Diversifying Hollywood

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The Music Of 'Creed' Puts A Modern Character Into Rocky Balboa's World

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High Glamour Infuses A Forbidden Love Affair In 'Carol'

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Not Just Another Boxing Movie. 'Creed' Has Cred

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Arlo, an 11-year-old Apatosaurus, is swept away by a raging river in the Pixar film The Good Dinosaur Pixar hide caption

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Rapid Learners: How Pixar Animators Created A Very Scary River

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Barbra Streisand On 'Fresh Air' (2012)

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