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Left to right: Timothée Chalamet in Call Me by Your Name; Jason Mitchell in Mudbound; Emma Stone in Battle of the Sexes; and Idris Elba in Molly's Game. 61st BFI London Film Festival/ Steve Dietl, 61st BFI London Film Festival/ Melinda Sue Gordon, 2016 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation/ Courtesy of TIFF hide caption

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NPR's Movie Preview: 16 New Films To Watch This Fall

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Amusing, But Not Amused: Judi Dench stars as the Queen of England and the Empress of India in Victoria and Abdul. Peter Mountain/Focus Features hide caption

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Emma Stone stars as the famous professional tennis player and gender equality activist, Billie Jean King, in Battle of the Sexes. 20th Century Fox hide caption

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In 'Vietnam War,' Ken Burns Wrestles With The Conflict's Contradictions

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'Trophy' Reveals The Convoluted Economics Of African Big Game Hunting

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"Equality cupcakes" by Georgetown Cupcakes are just one of several baked creations in support of same-sex marriage that were on display this week at the Chefs for Equality, a fundraising event for the Human Rights Campaign in Washington, D.C. Kelly Jo Smart/NPR hide caption

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Archivist Amy McDonald invited some co-workers to help her re-create cherries jubilee from a university cookbook. But even with a historical paper trail, there were still things they couldn't figure out, like what to do after it starts flaming. Jerry Young/Getty Images hide caption

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Actress Nadine Malouf makes kubah as she tells stories about Syria's civil war in Oh My Sweet Land. Pavel Antonov /Blake Zidell & Associates hide caption

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In Kitchens Across New York, 'Oh My Sweet Land' Serves Up Stories Of Syria

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Novel 'Forest Dark' And Dog Book 'Afterglow' Consider The Meaning Of Life

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