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How Ron Howard's 'Rebuilding Paradise' reimagines releasing a movie during a pandemic

This image released by National Geographic shows filmmaker Ron Howard, left, with Steve

The movie is playing in about 70 domestic markets through a hybrid approach, which includes virtual cinemas, a dozen carefully selected traditional indoor theaters, or "hard tops," and a drive-in theater.

Sophie Rundle explores her path to 'The Nest'

Martin Compston (left) and Sophie Rundle play a married couple eager to become parents in the thriller “The Nest,” streaming on Acorn TV. (Graeme Hunter Pictures)

British actress Sophie Rundle was clumsy and shy as a kid. She says she didn't shine at anything until she stumbled on a drama class. "I remember I was 11 and I'd just joined a big school, and there was a drama club and a play, 'Alice in Wonderland.' And I just got the bug," she...

Review: 'Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind,' a heartfelt ode to a Canadian icon

Gordon Lightfoot in the documentary “Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind.” (Geoff George/Greenwich Entertainment/TNS)

Written and directed by Martha Kehoe and Joan Tosoni, the film is smartly structured around notable songs in the Gordon Lightfoot catalog.

Tipping Point: Our picks and pans

Book tip Outside the Gates of Eden Lewis Shiner For whatever reason, a great rock novel seems like a sure-thing idea, and yet it's a rarely realized concept. That Lewis Shiner has written THREE of them is almost unfair. First was "Glimpses," then "Say Goodbye" and,...

Review: Beyoncé’s ‘Black Is King’ is supreme Black art

This image released by Disney Plus shows Beyoncé in a scene from her visual album

Beyoncé returns with another visual effort highlighting Black art and music with “Black Is King."

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Going with the flow on the Pawcatuck River, Part III

While I lugged my kayak on a narrow path along the Pawcatuck River the other morning to join the other paddlers who, like me, had decided to detour around a tumultuous stretch of whitewater, I was mystified to see Rick Sanford dragging his boat back...

Women running in the streets

Surprisingly — at least from this vantage point 100 years later — some of the 19th Amendment’s staunchest opponents were women.

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