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Tonight at the Chicago International Film Festival: Catherine Deneuve in ‘The Truth’

The South American slapstick comedy ‘Aleli’ and a short on Chicago violence also highlight the night.

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Kanye West film trailer for ‘Jesus Is King’ released: WATCH

The film is set to hit IMAX theaters for a one-week, limited release beginning Oct. 24.

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Here’s the Dish: NBC Sports Chicago unlikely to appear on satellite provider anytime soon

When it relaunched Oct. 1, NBCSCH had agreements with more than 50 carriers. Only Dish and its streaming service, Sling, didn’t return.

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‘Zombieland: Double Tap’: Drop-dead funny stars breathe some life into a tired genre

10 years after the original, Emma Stone and team have somehow formed an amusingly dysfunctional family.

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‘Tarzan’ actor Ron Ely’s wife killed; son shot by deputies

Deputies summoned to the home by a 911 call found Valerie Lundeen Ely, 62, dead with multiple stab wounds shortly after 8 p.m. on Tuesday night.

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The Mix: Arts in the Dark Halloween Parade and more cool things to do Oct. 18-24

An Andy Warhol retrospective at the Art Institute and a 24-hour horror film marathon also are among the fun things to check out in the week ahead.

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Jennifer Aniston’s Instagram account breaks internet, sets new Guinness World Record

In just five hours and 16 minutes, Aniston collected one million followers, nabbing the title for fastest time to do so.

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‘Patsy and Loretta’ highlights the friendship between two iconic country singers

Chicagoan Jessie Mueller, who won a Tony Award for her role as Carole King in the Broadway musical "Beautiful," stars as Loretta Lynn in the Lifetime movie.

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‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’: Angelina Jolie wears the horns again in a gorgeous, ambitious thrill ride

Like storybook Avengers, the fairies and humans and magical creatures are waging war at a superhero scale.

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10 movies to see at the Chicago International Film Festival

Opening attraction "Motherless Brooklyn," from director Edward Norton, is the first of 132 features in the 11-day event.

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‘Living With Yourself’: Paul Rudd doubly delightful as a man and his higher-caliber clone

The smart, funny Netflix series lives up to its intriguing premise.

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Trump urges votes for Sean Spicer on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

In a tweet, the president called Spicer a "good guy" and wrote "he has always been there for us!"

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The Blueprint 2019 Men’s Summit: Celebrities gather here to mentor, inspire inner city youth

Hollywood personalities Will Packer and Hill Harper; performers Doug E. Fresh and DJ D Nice; and sports figures including Joe Dumars and Orlando Pace are among a slew of celebrities converging here for the event.

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WATCH: Lin-Manuel Miranda plays Julian Castro as ‘SNL’ spoofs CNN town hall

The show’s celebrity stunt casting continues with Billy Porter acting as announcer and Woody Harrelson returning as Joe Biden.

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Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for ‘Jackie Brown,’ dies at 78

Forster’s publicist Kathie Berlin said he died Friday at home in Los Angeles of brain cancer following a brief illness. He was surrounded by family, including his four children and partner Denise Grayson.

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‘El Camino’ review: Netflix’s Jesse Pinkman movie lives up to ‘Breaking Bad’ standards

In a powerful performance, Aaron Paul reveals what happened to the complicated character before and after the shootout.

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The Mix: Madonna live, Chicago Film Festival and more cool things to do Oct. 11-17

"Madagascar — A Musical Adventure" and a concert by Mariachi Herencia de Mexico are just some of the exciting entertainment options in the week ahead.

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‘Pain and Glory’: Pedro Almodovar makes moments with meaning

Emotions and eye-popping colors tell the director’s deeply personal story, with Antonio Banderas front and center.

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Aaron Paul says ‘El Camino’ will answer ‘Breaking Bad’ fans’ questions

In the Netflix movie, the actor returns as Jesse Pinkman, which he calls "the role of a lifetime."

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‘The Addams Family’ delivers light laughs and a heavy message

In an intermittently funny animated comedy, the weird kinfolk’s puns are balanced with repeated lessons on tolerance.

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‘Gemini Man’: It’s Will Smith times two in a dumb digital disaster

The idiotic spy thriller, pitting a dark-ops assassin against his younger clone, uses slick new technology but tired old plot twists.

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‘Sesame Street’ tackles opioid addiction crisis via new character

Sesame Workshop is exploring the backstory of Karli, a bright green, yellow-haired friend of Elmo’s whose mother is battling addiction.

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Growing up, George R. R. Martin used books to escape his ‘constricted’ life

The author, whose "A Song of Ice and Fire" series of novels inspired HBO’s "Game of Thrones," is being honored by the Chicago Public Library Foundation.

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George Takei lends his voice to a stellar lineup of ‘Galaxy’s Greatest Hits’

The Melbourne Symphony celebrates the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with a concert event hosted by the "Star Trek" star.

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Rihanna turned down Super Bowl performance in support of Colin Kaepernick

"Absolutely," Rihanna told Vogue. "I couldn’t dare do that. For what? Who gains from that? Not my people. I just couldn’t be a sellout. I couldn’t be an enabler."

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‘Dolemite Is My Name’: Now this is the Eddie Murphy we know and love and laugh with

In his most hilarious role in years, the comedian devotes all his star power to playing the ambitious, off-color Rudy Ray Moore.

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Lit & Luz Festival unites U.S. and Mexican cultures across borders, art genres

The literary festival brings together expression across borders but also across disciplines, including visual art, music and film.

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After decades of loving ‘Dolemite,’ Keegan-Michael Key gets to live it

The former Second City actor, a fan of the notorious blaxploitation film and its star, Rudy Ray Moore, appears in a movie about it alongside one of his all-time heroes, Eddie Murphy.

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Ellen DeGeneres says backlash for sitting with George W. Bush is out of bounds

"I’m friends with George Bush. In fact, I’m friends with a lot of people who don’t share the same beliefs that I have. We’re all different and I think that we’ve forgotten that that’s OK," DeGeneres said.

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Nick Jonas joins ‘The Voice’ as newest coach

The singer will replace Gwen Stefani for the spring 2020 season.

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‘Joker’ ignites social media uproar for using song by convicted pedophile Gary Glitter

One crucial scene in the film features a fully face-painted Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix) dancing down stairs to the tune of the British glam rocker’s "Rock and Roll (Part 2)."

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Alex Trebek opens up on cancer diagnosis: ‘I’m not afraid of dying’

The ‘Jeopardy’ host says he’ll keep doing the show as long as his skills don’t diminish.