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Fair Warning: Watch One 'Foyle's War' Episode, And You'll Want To Watch Them All

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 1:27pm

The British series is set during and after World War II. Detective Foyle tackles crimes connected to the war — murder and spying, black markets and profiteering. It's "terrifically entertaining."

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After His Brother's Suicide, Writer Seeks Comfort In 'All The Wrong Places'

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 1:27pm

In his new memoir, Philip Connors writes about "living in the shadow of a suicide." Wracked by guilt and haunted by what-ifs, Connors investigated his brother's death and learned a terrible secret.

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Fair Warning: Watch One 'Foyle's War' Episode, And You'll Want To Watch Them All

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 1:27pm

The British series is set during and after World War II. Detective Foyle tackles crimes connected to the war — murder and spying, black markets and profiteering. It's "terrifically entertaining."

» E-Mail This

After His Brother's Suicide, Writer Seeks Comfort In 'All The Wrong Places'

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 1:27pm

In his new memoir, Philip Connors writes about "living in the shadow of a suicide." Wracked by guilt and haunted by "what ifs," Connors investigated his brother's death and learned a terrible secret.

» E-Mail This

Fair Warning: Watch One 'Foyle's War' Episode, And You'll Want To Watch Them All

Tue, 02/24/2015 - 1:27pm

The British series is set during and after World War II. Detective Foyle tackles crimes connected to the war — murder and spying, black markets and profiteering. It's "terrifically entertaining."

» E-Mail This

How The Man Behind The Trailers Sparks An Urge To See A Movie

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:08pm

Mark Woollen has created trailers for many Oscar-nominated films, including Boyhood, The Theory of Everything and Birdman. He talks about how he crafts an audience's first glimpse of a film.

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Victorian Romance Meets 'House Of Cards' In 'Mr. And Mrs. Disraeli'

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:08pm

Daisy Hay's new book is a joint biography of 19th century British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and his wife, Mary Anne, whose fortune and status as a gentile helped boost her husband's career.

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How The Man Behind The Trailers Sparks An Urge To See A Movie

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:08pm

Mark Woollen has created trailers for many Oscar-nominated films, including Boyhood, The Theory of Everything and Birdman. He talks about how he crafts an audience's first glimpse of a film.

» E-Mail This

Victorian Romance Meets 'House Of Cards' In 'Mr. And Mrs. Disraeli'

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:08pm

Daisy Hay's new book is a joint biography of 19th century British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and his wife, Mary Anne, whose fortune and status as a gentile helped boost her husband's career.

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How The Man Behind The Trailers Sparks An Urge To See A Movie

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:08pm

Mark Woollen has created trailers for many Oscar-nominated films, including Boyhood, The Theory of Everything and Birdman. He talks about how he crafts an audience's first glimpse of a film.

» E-Mail This

Victorian Romance Meets 'House Of Cards' In 'Mr. And Mrs. Disraeli'

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:08pm

Daisy Hay's new book is a joint biography of 19th century British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and his wife, Mary Anne, whose fortune and status as a gentile helped boost her husband's career.

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Prisoners Of War And Ojibwe Reservation Make Unlikely Neighbors In 'Prudence'

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:06pm

Native American writer David Treuer bases the World War II camp for German prisoners on a real-life one that existed near the village of Bena, Minn., on the Leech Lake Reservation where he grew up.

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Prisoners Of War And Ojibwe Reservation Make Unlikely Neighbors In 'Prudence'

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:06pm

Native American writer David Treuer bases the World War II camp for German prisoners on a real-life one that existed near the village of Bena, Minn., on the Leech Lake Reservation where he grew up.

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Prisoners Of War And Ojibwe Reservation Make Unlikely Neighbors In 'Prudence'

Mon, 02/23/2015 - 2:06pm

Native American writer David Treuer bases the World War II camp for German prisoners on a real-life one that existed near the village of Bena, Minn., on the Leech Lake Reservation where he grew up.

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Fresh Air Weekend: Writer Richard Price And 'The New Yorker's David Remnick

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 8:03am

The author of Clockers and others talks about his latest, The Whites; Editor David Remnick looks back on tough decisions he's made as The New Yorker turns 90.

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Fresh Air Weekend: Writer Richard Price And 'The New Yorker's David Remnick

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 8:03am

The author of Clockers and others talks about his latest, The Whites; Editor David Remnick looks back on tough decisions he's made as The New Yorker turns 90.

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Fresh Air Weekend: Writer Richard Price And 'The New Yorker's David Remnick

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 8:03am

The author of Clockers and others talks about his latest, The Whites; Editor David Remnick looks back on tough decisions he's made as The New Yorker turns 90.

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In These Six 'Wild Tales,' Humans Morph Into Destructive Forces Of Nature

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 12:34pm

The Argentinean film co-produced by Pedro Almodovar is up for an Oscar for best foreign language film. It features a drunk teenager who runs over a woman and an angry bride at a glitzy Jewish wedding.

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In These Six 'Wild Tales,' Humans Morph Into Destructive Forces Of Nature

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 12:34pm

The Argentinean film co-produced by Pedro Almodovar is up for an Oscar for best foreign language film. It features a drunk teenager who runs over a woman and an angry bride at a glitzy Jewish wedding.

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Ornette Coleman Returns With His Unmistakable Sound

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 12:34pm

Jazz saxophonist Coleman, who is now 80, rarely makes records any more. In New Vocabulary, he joins up trumpet and drums — and peppers his solos with his signature catchy and earthy pet phrases.

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