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'The Seventh Bride' Faces Horror — And Still Gets The Biscuits Made  |   

Ursula Vernon (writing as T. Kingfisher) delivers a fleet, stripped-down fairy tale with echoes of Bluebeard and Peter Beagle. Critic Tasha Robinson praises Vernon's tough-minded, distinctive women

'We All Have To Do Something': Nina Jacobson On Diversifying Hollywood  |   

No one knows the struggles and successes of women in Hollywood better than Nina Jacobson, the producer of the Hunger Games movies. NPR catches up with one of the most powerful women in the business.

Vital And Tear-Jerking, 'Creed' Is The Best Rocky Movie Since 'Rocky'  |   

Terrific chemistry between Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan fuels the fine and stirring story of Apollo Creed's son, who takes after his dad.

'Janis: Little Girl Blue' Goes Beyond Cliches Of A Sad Childhood  |   

Amy Berg's new documentary talks to friends and lovers of the iconic singer to say more about her complicated life than you get from many rock-star docs.