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The unwitting are the target of COVID-19 falsehoods online

May. 14, 2021 14:37 PM EDT

Dr. Michelle Rockwell lost a pregnancy in December and shared her heartache with her 30,000 Instagram followers. Weeks later, she received the COVID-19 vaccine and posted about that, too. By February, Rockwell was getting past the grief and finally starting to experience...

Review: 'Woman in the Window' is, alas, a muddled mess

May. 13, 2021 19:54 PM EDT

The girl isn’t gone. There’s one on the train, and there’s another in the window. “Woman in the Window,” based on A.J. Finn’s 2018 best-seller, is the latest adaptation in a run on female-led thrillers that have gone from page to screen with their intriguingly...

Locked out stagehands protest outside Metropolitan Opera

May. 13, 2021 17:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Locked out Metropolitan Opera stagehands protested the use of nonunion shops to construct sets for the company's upcoming season, attracting a crowd of roughly 1,000 people outside Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts Thursday. The Met has been...

LA Sparks star Ogwumike adds executive producer to resume

May. 12, 2021 19:58 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chiney Ogwumike is already one of the busiest athletes in professional sports but the multifaceted basketball player and radio host added another accomplishment during the offseason. Ogwumike is the executive producer of “144,” a documentary that...

Review: A rare glimpse at the indoor lives of Saudi women

May. 12, 2021 19:24 PM EDT

“All politics are local,” the saying goes. That’s a guiding principle in “The Perfect Candidate,” in which a doctor runs for town council purely to get the muddy dirt road in front of a medical clinic paved. But that saying comes from American politics. This is...

Barry Jenkins on his unflinching epic ‘Underground Railroad’

May. 12, 2021 17:44 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Oscar-winning director Barry Jenkins was considering adapting Colson Whitehead’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about the Underground Railroad into a limited series, he kept hearing the same thing: Impossible. It would be emotionally and mentally...

Review: Angelina Jolie leads tense ‘Those Who Wish Me Dead’

May. 12, 2021 13:14 PM EDT

It would be an understatement to say that Angelina Jolie is put through the wringer in writer-director Taylor Sheridan’s new film “ Those Who Wish Me Dead.” In just 100 minutes, she is beaten and bruised by nature, men and even some of her own choices — like a...

Andrew McCarthy taps into 80’s nostalgia with new memoir

May. 12, 2021 10:00 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Andrew McCarthy admits he “fled” from his shaggy-haired 1980’s persona and didn’t look back for decades. Much like the slouchy blazers he wore in movies like “Pretty in Pink” and “St. Elmo’s Fire,” that Brat Pack moniker and image never really fit. But time...

Tennessee's flag flies atop Capitol -- in North Carolina

May. 11, 2021 17:56 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Tennessee's flag was unfurled from atop North Carolina's old Capitol on Tuesday for a movie being filmed this week at the Greek Revival-style building. The production of the “Evolution of Nate Gibson” began shooting Monday at the building on...

The top 10 movies on the Apple Store

May. 11, 2021 13:08 PM EDT

Movies US charts: 1. The Little Things 2. Shadow in the Cloud 3. The Marksman (2021) 4. Nomadland 5. Percy vs. Goliath 6. Wonder Woman 1984 7....