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Inside one of the wildest experiments in film history.
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The birth of nu-metal.
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Losing perspective while winning in Hollywood.
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On Christian Marclay’s film The Clock.
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A conversation between Will Oldham and R. Kelly.
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Friday Night Lights as book, film, and TV show.
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The pioneers of modern stand-up.
Mark Harris • GQ
How Hollywood became a factory for sequels and comic book adaptations.
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The post-Hills life of Spencer Pratt and Heidi Montag.
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An oral history of the Upright Citizens Brigade.