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Actress Ginnifer Goodwin On Playing A Rabbit Cop In 'Zootopia'

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Ginnifer Goodwin, who voiced main character Officer Judy Hopps, in the Disney animated film, Zootopia, about a world where animals live in perfect harmony.
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'Zootopia' Makes A Pitch For A More Paw-fect Union Without Being Preachy

Zootopia exists in a world where lions and lambs get along just fine. NPR film critic Bob Mondello says it avoids being a lecture and ends up one of the more amusing kid flicks out there.
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Tina Fey's War-Zone 'Foxtrot' Falls Out Of Step

Fey plays a neophyte reporter charged with covering the Afghanistan occupation in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot. Critic David Edestein says the film isn't bad, so much as "shapeless and blandly apolitical."
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'Mad Max' Is Mad About Namibia, But Some Namibians Are Mad At The Crew

The success of the Oscar-winning film is good for the country's film industry. But critics say the crew didn't take good care of dunes and animal habitats.
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Restored 'Race Films' Find New Audiences

Some of the earliest movies by African-American filmmakers from the 1910s through 1940s languished in film archives over the years on poor-quality film prints. Now some have been digitally restored.
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C Is For 'Condemned': A Nun Looks Back On 47 Years Of Unholy Filmmaking

A new Turner Classic Movies series honors films that were deemed salacious, immoral or downright lewd by the Catholic Legion of Decency. Condemned is hosted by respected critic Sister Rose Pacatte.
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Encore: Hollywood Shines New 'Spotlight' On Boston Clergy Sex Abuse

With Spotlight winning the Oscar for Best Picture, NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Sacha Pfeiffer, one of the reporters portrayed in the film who broke the story of sexual abuse by Catholic priests.
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'Wilhemina's War' Explores Barriers To AIDS Treatment In U.S. South

While many Americans now view HIV and AIDS as survivable conditions, treatment and care can still be difficult to get in the southern states, especially for African-Americans. A new Independent Lens documentary, Wilhemina's War, explores those challenges.
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This Oscar-Winning Film Could Help End Honor Killings In Pakistan

Saba was shot then thrown into a river by her own family for eloping with her lover. She survived, and now she's fighting back.
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For Better Or Worse, Chris Rock Made The Oscars As Black As He Possibly Could

Despite the fact that no black actors were nominated in any high-profile categories, Academy Awards host Chris Rock kept race at the center of the event.

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