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‘Joker’ Leads Oscar Noms; ‘1917,’ ‘Irishman’ Close Behind

Female filmmakers were shut out, “Parasite” made history and “The Joker” just edged out “The Irishman," “1917” and “Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood” in Monday's Oscar nominations. Todd Phillips’ R-rated superhero smash “Joker” topped all films with 11 nom...
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With Brad and Leo, Tarantino Debuts a Fairy Tale in Cannes

CANNES, France — Twenty-five years after premiering "Pulp Fiction" in Cannes, Quentin Tarantino returned to the French film festival with neither great vengeance nor furious anger but a gentler fairy tale about 1960s Los Angeles. "Once Upon a Time In ... Ho...