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27: El Club De Los Malditos takes place in an alternate universe populated with persuasive look- and sound-alikes of famous musicians. (Left to right: Andres Bagg, William Prociuk, Sofía Gala Castiglione, Mariu Fernández, El Polaco, Vicky Maurette and Sadrak Jeremy) Lucas Cheja hide caption

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Why Do So Many Rock Stars Die At 27? Argentine Film Explores One (Insane) Theory

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In the Maze Runner: The Death Cure, a group of teenagers are tasked with saving the world. L to R: Thomas (Dylan O'Brien), Newt (Thomas Brodie-Sangster), Cranks leader Jorge (Giancarlo Esposito), Frypan (Dexter Darden) and Brenda (Rosa Salazar). Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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An Enchanting Love Triangle Unfolds In 'Lover For A Day'

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Sundance Film Festival Opens And Our Reviewer Tells Us What To See

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Vicky Krieps as Alma and Daniel Day-Lewis as Reynolds Woodcock in Phantom Thread. Laurie Sparham /Focus Features hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Phantom Thread'

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Documentary Offers A Devastating Look At The Obama Administration's 'Final Year'

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Country, Wronged: Music star Liam Page (Alex Roe) returns to his hometown, and his ex Josie (Jessica Rothe), whom he left to pursue his career. Jacob Yakob/Roadside Attractions hide caption

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Greg Barker's The Final Year finds former President Barack Obama grappling with foreign policy decisions. Figures from left: Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power, Secretary of State John Kerry, and President Barack Obama. Kevin Lamarque/Reuters hide caption

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Actress Bria Vinaite plays 20-something single mom Halley in The Florida Project. Her daughter, Moonee, is played by Brooklynn Prince. Marc Schmidt/Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'The Florida Project'

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The Vigilant Thriller 'In The Fade' Melds Tragedy With Nihilism

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