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Animation Is Film Festival aims to expand the definition of an art form that's not just for kids

Animated features earned their own Oscar category in 2001 and three have been nominated for best picture. But even those storied titles (“Beauty and the Beast,” “Up,” “Toy Story 3”) can fit into the “kids’ fare” box many still perceive for the format. A new, world-class festival launching in Hollywood aims to draw animation in a much-wider frame. “The mission ...

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Hollywood Mourns Death of ‘Legendary’ Harry Dean Stanton: ‘The Definition of Cool’

Legendary character actor Harry Dean Stanton died on Friday, and Hollywood was quick to mourn the “Big Love” actor. Jon Cryer, who starred alongside Stanton in 1986’s “Pretty in Pink,” posted a photo of the two on set with the caption, “Was an honor, man. #RIPHarryDeanStanton” “Baby Driver” director Edgar Wright also shared a still of Stanton from “Rep… Variety

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Matt Damon Explains How Suburbicon Shows The ‘Definition of White Privilege’ At Work

George Clooney‘s latest directorial effort, Suburbicon, saw its debut at the Venice International Film Festival on September 2. Both he and Matt Damon, Suburbicon‘s star, see a disturbing thread between the dark plot of the movie and current events — and specifically how it’s tied to the violent clash between white supremacists and counter-protestors in

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