On two wheels, ‘The Climb’ rides through Cannes as a hit

One of the breakouts at the Cannes Film Festival is a comedy about a male friendship that developed over many years and hundreds of miles on their bikes.

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‘John Wick: Chapter Three - Parabellum’ is fun, but as long as its title | Movie review

Keanu Reeves battles the world's top assassins in John Wick: Chapter Three -- Parabellum.
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‘John Wick: Chapter Three - Parabellum’ is fun, but as long as its title | Movie review

Keanu Reeves battles the world's top assassins in John Wick: Chapter Three -- Parabellum.
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Innocent, and on death row: ‘Trial by Fire’ follows a miscarriage of justice | Movie review

Jack O'Connell is a condemned inmate whose probably innocence is established by a woman (Laura Dern) who takes an interest in his case in the true story 'Trial by Fire.'
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Innocent, and on death row: ‘Trial by Fire’ follows a miscarriage of justice | Movie review

Jack O'Connell is a condemned inmate whose probably innocence is established by a woman (Laura Dern) who takes an interest in his case in the true story 'Trial by Fire.'
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Slayin’ in the rain: In Chinese battle epic 'Shadow,’ violence is an umbrella term | Movie review

In ancient China, a military commander uses his mirror-image double to win a war in director Yimou Zhang's wuzia spectacular Shadow.

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‘Biggest Little Farm': This documentary on sustainable farming is not just a good watch, it’s also surprisingly moving | Movie review

Two city dwellers revive a family farm in the documentary Biggest Little Farm, which develops into a profound statement on mans relationship to the earth.

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‘The Sun Is Also a Star': The universe bends in the direction of cute guys

A man (Charles Melton) tries to convince a woman (Yara Shahidi) about to be deported that they are in love in "The Sun is also a Star.' .

Comcast sells its stake in Hulu for at least $5.8 billion. Next up? Comcast’s own streaming service

Comcast also agreed to license Comcast-owned NBCUniversal shows and content to Hulu, though NBCUniversal could take those shows off Hulu to stream on its own service. NBCUniversal's streaming service is expected to launch in 2020.

Philly-born Oscar-winning screenwriter of ‘Ordinary People’ and Spider-Man films, dies at 92

Alvin Sargent, a Hollywood screenwriter who specialized in haunting explorations of characters' insecurities and imperfections, and who won Academy Awards for "Julia" and "Ordinary People" before enchanting a younger generation of viewers with his work on Sony's Spider-Man film franchise, died...

Doris Day, an actress who played sunny roles and lived a stormy life, dies

Doris Day, the songbird who soared to screen stardom on a Technicolor sunbeam, died early Monday at her home in Carmel Valley, Calif. She was 97.

‘Pikachu’ tries to dethrone the ‘Avengers,’ but just misses

'Detective Pikachu' tries to dethrone 'Avengers: Endgame' at the box office, but just misses.

Boban vs. Keanu in ‘John Wick 3'

The “John Wick III” director talks about shooting a fight to the death with Keanu Reeves and Sixers backup center Boban Marjanovic. Guess who wins.

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‘The Hustle’: A ‘Scoundrels’ remake that’s mostly rotten | Movie review

Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson are con artists in this comic remake of 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.'

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‘Pokémon: Detective Pikachu’ doesn’t understand its audience, and the feeling will be mutual | Movie review

A young man (Justice Smith) solves the mystery of his father's disappearance with the help of a yellow Pokemon in 'Detective Pikachu.' .

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‘Tolkien': Fan (non)fiction for the 'Lord of the Rings’ crowd | Movie review

The school years and WWI service of J.R.R. Tolkein (Nicholas Hoult) are shown to have a major influence on his novels in 'Tolkein.'

Narberth filmmaker’s HBO movie helped Common uncover memories of past molestation

In a new memoir, rapper and actor Common details how working on a Narberth-born filmmaker’s HBO film helped him uncover memories of being molested as a child.

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Friendships are tested in ‘Wine Country,’ featuring ‘Saturday Night Live’ stars of recent vintage | Movie review

Lifelong friends on the cusp of 50 hit Napa Valley for a birthday party/reunion in Wine Country, a comedy about six women who keep long term bonds alive by tramping out the vintage where the sour grapes are stored.

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