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Saddam ordered assassins to kill the entire cast of one Iraqi satire.
Saddam ordered assassins to kill the entire cast of one Iraqi satire

When political comedy is a case of life or death

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Apirag Vanich
Pulkit Sharma
Sachin Vohra
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yesterday at 21:00. Facebook
From actors to red carpet and x-rated movies, this is a sneak peek into the life of the Cannes Film Festival.
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Ada Pere
Laura-Jane McRae
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yesterday at 17:30. Facebook
It’s a subtle bedroom farce about a fox who can’t quite believe that he’s been invited to stay in a hen house.
Its a subtle bedroom farce about a fox who cant quite believe

The Beguiled is a steamy Southern Gothic horror

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Corrine Streetly
Leon Freilich
Mary Maureen
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yesterday at 17:00. Facebook
One performance will last 639 years - the current chord won't end until 2020.
One performance will last 639 years the current chord won't end until 2020

Taking it slow: Art that’s in for the long haul

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yesterday at 16:48. Facebook
The BBC Culture team chat about the squirm-inducing Swedish comedy, The Square.
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yesterday at 13:00. Facebook
Nixon bestowed upon Elvis a law enforcement badge.
Nixon bestowed upon Elvis a law enforcement badge

When Elvis met Nixon: The bizarre story behind this photo

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Billy Artigas
D Thomasson Latham
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yesterday at 11:00. Facebook
75-year-old Haneke proves that he can still generate tension more deftly than most horror directors half his age.
75yearold Haneke proves that he can still generate tension more deftly than

Five stars for new film Happy End

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Philippe Souetre
Julio Corea
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yesterday at 09:00. Facebook
Damien Hirst would jump out of bed, half-naked and hung-over, wheeling and dealing on the phone.
Damien Hirst would jump out of bed halfnaked and hungover wheeling and

How Britain’s shocking art movement got its start

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Hina L Shah
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yesterday at 01:09. Facebook
It's the perfect material metaphor for everyday life in early 2017, for good and for ill. (via The Atlantic)
Its the perfect material metaphor for everyday life in early 2017 for

The Fidget Spinner Explains the World

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Melina Russo
Erin Curran
Wendy Anne
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yesterday at 01:00. Facebook
Swimming pools represent hedonism, sexual freedom and joie de vivre.
Swimming pools represent hedonism sexual freedom and joie de vivre

The bewitching allure of swimming pools

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Erin Martin
Julie Vellacott
Wendy Attridge
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05/23/2017 at 19:35. Facebook
What's your favourite Mastroianni film?
Whats your favourite Mastroianni film

The ultimate in Italian cool

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Manà Babette
Alex Jones
Steven F. Scharff
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05/23/2017 at 13:47. Facebook
RIP Sir Roger Moore. (Via BBC News)
RIP Sir Roger Moore Via BBC News

Obituary: Sir Roger Moore - BBC News

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Camelia Timofte Fundulea
Mary Westlake
Mark Grey
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05/23/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
The BBC Culture team chat about Jupiter's Moon, a film about a refugee who could fly.
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Daniel Charlwood
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05/23/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
The film had been the target of protest because it will only stream on Netflix.
The film had been the target of protest because it will only stream on Netflix

The funny side of a mid-life crisis

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Tinna Gunns
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05/23/2017 at 02:57. Facebook
A new film depicts a Syrian refugee getting superpowers.
A new film depicts a Syrian refugee getting superpowers

The refugee who could fly

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Nate Sewell
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05/22/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Netflix has recently captured the zeitgeist with its dark teen-death drama 13 Reasons Why, but, like many current shows, it owes a debt to Twin Peaks.
Netflix has recently captured the zeitgeist with its dark teendeath drama 13

How good is the new Twin Peaks?

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Dimitrios Michmizos
Phil Manchester
Marija Mihajlovic Shipley
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05/22/2017 at 01:09. Facebook
The doodles can be vehicles for delight, disgust and befuddlement. (via Atlas Obscura)
The doodles can be vehicles for delight disgust and befuddlement via Atlas Obscura

The Strange and Grotesque Doodles in the Margins of Medieval Books

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Anna Ewa
Rosicler Felisberti
Gredel Emily Shadroch
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05/21/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
He ended up becoming very famous in the Hermit Kingdom.
He ended up becoming very famous in the Hermit Kingdom

The US defectors who became film stars in North Korea

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Michael K. Ferris
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05/21/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Some said spectators said they were profoundly disturbed.
Some said spectators said they were profoundly disturbed

The man who destroyed all his belongings

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Eva Sobolevski
Eva Stefanidis
Deepankar Khiwani
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05/21/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
The Isleworth Mona Lisa has long been a source of controversy.
The Isleworth Mona Lisa has long been a source of controversy

A second Leonardo masterpiece?

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Anthony Cunningham
Mary Pardoe
Anas Shaikh