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Movie Review: Paddington

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Jane Boursaw reviews "Paddington," a cute family movie about a very polite Peruvian bear.

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Movie Review: American Sniper

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Jane reviews "American Sniper," Clint Eastwood's quiet, powerful and touching film starring Bradley Cooper as Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.

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Best of 2014: Top 5 Inspirational Teen Movies Based on Books

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Best of 2014: Jane rounds up the top 5 inspirational teen movies based on books, including "Divergent," "The Fault In Our Stars" and more.

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Movie Review: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

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Jane Boursaw reviews "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," a fitting end to the Tolkien trilogy.

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Holiday Gift Guide 2014: 10 DVD Sets for British TV & Film Lovers

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Jane rounds up 10 DVD and Blu-ray Sets for the British TV & Film fans on your list, including Doctor Who, Miss Marple, Poirot, Downton Abbey and more.

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Exclusive Photos & Report from Angelina Jolie’s ‘Unbroken’ Press Conference

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Paula Schwartz reports in with exclusive photos and story from the Manhattan press conference in which Angelina Jolie discussed her new film "Unbroken."

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122 Quotes from ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1′ Movie


Jane rounds up 122 quotes from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1," because it's a very quotable movie!

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Movie Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

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Jane Boursaw reviews "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1," in which Jennifer Lawrence returns as the reluctant warrior Katniss Everdeen.

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Shailene Woodley & Ansel Elgort Re-Create ‘Fault In Our Stars’ Bench Scene

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Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort re-created the famous bench scene from "The Fault In Our Stars" for a dedication on the Fox Lot. See the pics!

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Holiday Movie Guide 2014: Into the Woods, Mockingjay, Annie & More

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Plan your movie viewing schedule with our Holiday Movie Guide 2014, including trailers and previews for "Mockingjay," "Into the Woods," "Annie" and more!

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YA Rewind: ‘Just One Day’ Film, #WeNeedDiverseBooks & More!

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This week's YA Rewind from Nicole Brinkley features Gayle Forman, Tessa Elwood, We Need Diverse Books, and the Top 10 Teen Books of 2014.

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Jon Stewart Talks ‘Rosewater,’ Citizen Journalists & Gael Garcia Bernal

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Paula Schwartz attended the NY press conference in which Jon Stewart discussed his new film "Rosewater," a political thriller starring Gael Garcia Bernal.

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