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Spike Lee's latest film, Da 5 Bloods, follows four black veterans as they return to Vietnam. African Americans have been fighting and dying for the U.S. from the outset, Lee says — just look at Crispus Attucks, the first American killed in the Revolutionary War. Lee is pictured above in Beverly Hills in February 2019. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP hide caption

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Spike Lee: Black People Have 'Been Fighting For This Country From Day One'

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Delroy Lindo (center) stars in Da 5 Bloods as Paul, a Vietnam veteran whose conservative politics are driven by a sense of betrayal Courtesy of Netflix hide caption

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Delroy Lindo: I Think Of 'Da 5 Bloods' As 'A Love Story'

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Pete Davidson says playing a fictionalized version of himself in The King of Staten Island helped him come to terms with losing his father in the Sept. 11 attacks. Universal Pictures hide caption

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For Pete Davidson And Judd Apatow, 'Comedy Is A Beautiful Escape'

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Tracee Ellis Ross stars in The High Note as a legendary singer who is running out of ideas. Meanwhile, her personal assistant, played by Dakota Johnson, has too many. Maarten de Boer/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Tracee Ellis Ross Can Hit The High Notes, Too

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Sharon Horgan (left) and Kristin Scott Thomas play the spouses of soldiers who lead a choir group of women to success, in the new based-on-a-true story film, Military Wives. Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images hide caption

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'The Power Of A Group' Moves Sharon Horgan, Kristin Scott Thomas In 'Military Wives'

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Maya Erskine (left) is co-creator and co-star of Hulu's PEN15 with Anna Konkle. Hulu hide caption

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Beanie Feldstein stars as Johanna Morrigan in How To Build A Girl, adapted from Caitlin Moran's 2014 semi-autobiographical novel. IFC Films hide caption

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It's Not Just A Phase: 'How To Build A Girl' Is About A Teen Still Figuring It Out

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The new Lifetime movie The Clark Sisters: First Ladies of Gospel tells the story of the one of the most important gospel groups of the 20th century. Amanda Matlovich/Courtesy of Lifetime hide caption

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In New Film About Gospel Pioneers The Clark Sisters, The Music Comes First

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Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus star in the new dark comedy Downhill. Fox Searchlight Pictures hide caption

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In 'Downhill,' Julia Louis-Dreyfus And Will Ferrell Are 'Not Here To Play It Safe'

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A clerk pick an item for a customer order at the Amazon Prime warehouse in New York. Amazon Empire director James Jacoby describes the pace of work within the company's warehouses as "incredibly grueling." Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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Filmmaker Tracks Bezos' 'Rise And Reign' And How Amazon Became 'Inescapable'

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Set during the first World War, 1917 was made to look like it was filmed in a single shot. "It operates more like a ticking-clock thriller," says director Sam Mendes. François Duhamel /Universal Pictures hide caption

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The Rise Of The Single-Shot Movie In A Hyper-Edited World

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Chinese workers at Fuyao Glass America attend training to learn about American culture. Courtesy of Netflix hide caption

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What's It Like Working At A Chinese-Run 'American Factory'? It's 'Complicated'

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Robert De Niro (from left) stars with Al Pacino and Ray Romano as a mob hit man in Martin Scorsese's The Irishman. Netflix hide caption

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'Can A Person Change?': Martin Scorsese On Gangsters, Death And Redemption

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Ladj Ly's 2019 film Les Misérables opens on an ecstatic scene — France has just won the World Cup and happy Parisians are celebrating in the streets. SRAB Films/Amazon Studios hide caption

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France Has Changed — And So Has 'Les Misérables'

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Joaquin Phoenix is Arthur Fleck, a party clown and aspiring stand-up comic who struggles with mental illness and turns violent in Joker. Niko Tavernise/Warner Bros. Entertainment hide caption

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'The System's Broken' And 'Joker' Director Aimed To Explore That On Screen

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Destin Daniel Cretton co-wrote and directed the film adaptation of Bryan Stevenson's book Just Mercy. He's now working on Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings — the first Marvel Studios movie centered on an Asian superhero. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP hide caption

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Director Of 'Just Mercy' Depicts Characters 'In All Of Their Complexities'

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Adam Sandler plays jeweler Howard Ratner in the film Uncut Gems. The score is as shiny and cosmic as Ratner's life is messy and frantic. Julieta Cervantes/Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Inside 'Uncut Gems': A Cosmic Score In A Frantic Film

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Amy has long been vilified for burning one of Jo's manuscripts. But Greta Gerwig's adaptation of Little Women takes a more nuanced look at the youngest March sister, played here by Florence Pugh. Wilson Webb/CTMG/Columbia Pictures hide caption

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Which March Sister Are You? The Latest 'Little Women' Makes It Hard To Decide

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