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Rosebud Film Festival Shows Off D.C. Region's Filmmakers

Local independent filmmakers show off their work Saturday during a film festival at the Naval Heritage Center in D.C.

In 'Hail, Caesar!' Josh Brolin Explores The Debauchery Of Old Hollywood

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Josh Brolin about his role as a conflicted studio fixer in the new Coen brothers comedy Hail, Caesar! Brolin jokes about how the old Hollywood compares to the new.

Revisiting The Craft And Vision Of 'Graduate' Director Mike Nichols

The late director is the subject of a new PBS American Masters documentary. Another documentary about Nichols will be shown on HBO next month. Nichols spoke to Fresh Air's Terry Gross in 2001.

Young African-American Muslims Share A Hidden Love In 'Naz & Maalik'

Jay Dockendorf's new film presents a day in the life of two gay African-American teens, who also happen to be devout Muslims. Critic David Edelstein calls Naz & Maalik "excitingly fresh."

Let Twitter Be Your Guide Through This Michael Jackson Casting Mess

When the news leaves you speechless, let Twitter take the wheel.

'Back To The Future' Cars For Sale? (Flux Capacitor Not Included)

Starting in 2017, the DeLorean Motor Company plans to build several hundred new replicas of the stainless steel, gull-winged car made famous for it's role in the sci-fi movie trilogy.

'Rabin, The Last Day' Examines Probe Into Killing Of Israeli Prime Minister

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to director Amos Gitai about his new film, Rabin, the Last Day, which merges news footage and dramatized scenes of the assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.

Biopic About Nat Turner Is A Success At Sundance Film Festival

The Birth of a Nation, directed, written, produced and starring Nate Parker, received an overwhelming response at the premiere. Renee Montagne talks to Justin Chang, chief film critic for Variety.

Actor Abe Vigoda Of 'The Godfather,' 'Barney Miller,' Has Died

Abe Vigoda, the distinctive looking character actor and inspiration for dozens of Internet hoaxes, has died. Vigoda was known for his work in The Godfather and the television series Barney Miller.

Sundance Favorites: 'Manchester By The Sea' And 'Eagle Huntress'

Steve Inskeep talks to film critic Kenneth Turan about some of the movies we should watch for coming out of this year's Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.