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ABC apologizes for wrongly posting Hanks, Adams Oscar noms

Amy Adams and Tom Hanks are not Oscar nominees this year, but for a moment Tuesday morning both were listed on the official Oscars website as having scored lead acting nominations. ABC Digital, which posted the nominations to Oscars.com, issued an apology for the errors, which were quickly identified and removed from the site.

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Movie review: McConaughey glitters in 'Gold'

It's been said that Matthew McConaughey is a character actor trapped in a leading man's body. After his rom-com hunk period in the 2000s, he had his "McConnaissance," delving deeply into character work in "Bernie," "Magic Mike" and "The Wolf of Wall Street," on TV in "True Detective," and in "Dallas Buyers Club," for which he won an Oscar. His latest film, "Gold," directed by Stephen Gaghan, is his most extreme character work yet, with him playing a balding, paunchy, cigarette chomping gold prospector in the 1980s, and yet McConaughey is so good he makes it work.

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'20th Century Women' review: Challenging but worth it

For all our moments of self-awareness or nuggets of conventional wisdom, it's really hard to know what we're doing. There are plenty of sound bites of truth scattered throughout "20th Century Women" - things like "Having your heart broken is a tremendous way to learn about the world" and "Wondering if you're happy is a great shortcut to being depressed" - but what do you do with them? As a makeshift family sits around listening to Jimmy Carter's "Crisis of Confidence" speech, they all grapple with their own truths: What do we really know, and what do we do with what we know?

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Kerry Washington calls on women to support women at Sundance

Olivia Pope gets a lot of credit for being a powerful woman, but it's the woman behind the fictional character who is helping to create real change in an industry that's woefully lacking in women and people of color behind the camera. Kerry Washington on Monday spoke to a group of women at the Sundance Film Festival's annual Women in Film Brunch, telling guests that progress is going to take "courage on all of our parts."

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Hacksaw Ridge movie trailer

The true story of Pfc. Desmond T. Doss (Andrew Garfield), who won the Congressional Medal of Honor despite refusing to bear arms during WWII on religious grounds.
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Hacksaw Ridge movie trailer

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Trailer: Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made

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