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Diversity Sells — But Hollywood Remains Overwhelmingly White, Male

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When Annie Clark was assaulted in 2007 she said the response from her university was victim blaming: "I talked to one campus employee and she gave me this extended metaphor about how rape was like a football game and I was the quarterback in charge and what would I have done differently in that situation," she says. Courtesy of Radius hide caption

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Film About Campus Sexual Assault Tells Survivors: 'You Are Not Alone'

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Eastern Boys begins as a home invasion story but evolves to something more complex, says NPR film critic Bob Mondello. Courtesy of First Run Features hide caption

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Tense 'Eastern Boys': Cruising, and Bruising

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'Maps To The Stars': Either The Funniest Horror Movie, Or The Most Horrific Comedy

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Belfast Thriller '71' Combines Action And Emotional Authenticity

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Sidney Poitier smolders — and swelters — in In the Heat of the Night. Mirisch/United Artists/Kobal Collection hide caption

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The Good, The Bad And The Hot: Movies To Warm Winter's Bite

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Co-director Bruce Sinofsky attends the Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory press day at HBO Studios on Jan. 6, 2012, in New York City. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images hide caption

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