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Sometimes when mom and dad are away, the kids will play. But what happens when mom and dad don’t comeback. Then what?

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American author Rivers Solomon. (Photo/Martha Levine) 

The fact that Disney’s portrayal of a nonwhite mermaid is controversial is due to 150 years of whitewashing.

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Murphy has been nominated for a Globe six times before, winning once, for his performance in 2006's “Dreamgirls.”

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Good news for fans of “The Goonies:” the old Victorian home featured in the film is on sale in Astoria, Oregon, and potential buyers are considering making it more accessible to the public.

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The cast leaned on each other during the filming process, which had several setbacks and obstacles.

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Sometimes there’s too many cooks in the kitchen. Sometimes there are too many storylines in a movie. Same difference.

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Descendant, a documentary film about the last slave ship tells the story of the 2019 discovery of the submerged ship Clotilda along with the stories of the descendants of the 110 people aboard. Along the way, it raises questions about the legacy of slavery and what justice would look like 162 years after the ship's voyage

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Pierce Brosnan as Dr. Fate in Black Adam 

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has shepherded this project, his lovechild, for decades. Bringing the story of DC’s brown-skinned superhero to fruition is a major achievement and the movie star has earned his props

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The Pacific Northwest Ballet is celebrating their 50th year anniversary by making history, recently naming Jonathan Batista as the first Black principal dancer

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Disney distributed the film. But as one critic pointed out, “Seeing just 10 minutes of this English version … will quickly disabuse any discerning viewer of the notion that it is a Disney creation.”

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MLK Breakfast 2023

Photos from The Skanner Foundation's 37th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast.