Their Love Letter to Aunt Joan (Didion)

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Though fans admire Ms. Didion’s ability to write coolly about matters of the heart, Mr. Dunne said that he could not separate his emotions from the filmmaking. “It was always going to be a love letter,” he said. “She’s my Aunt Joan.” Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold |...

Rewind: ‘Daughter of the Nile’: Baffling, Beautiful and Newly Restored

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Photo Yang Lin in “Daughter of the Nile,” directed by Hou Hsiao-hsien. Credit Cohen Film Collection The great Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien’s work is at once popular and avant-garde. His films are also seldom available on the big screen after their initial releases. The weeklong run that Quad Cinema is...

The way-too-early 2018 power rankings: Can Houston repeat?

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11:55 PM ET Keep up with the latest as baseball's top teams contend for the title. • Astros win first World Series title »• L.A. did everything right until Game 7 »• Way-too-early 2018 power rankings »• Your moment-by-moment WS MVP »• Is the World Series baseball too slick? »•...

Altuve vs. Kershaw could be the stuff of legends

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12:20 PM ET LOS ANGELES -- The World Series is the biggest stage of baseball, one where legends are crowned if not quite made. But what happens when legends clash? The Los Angeles Dodgers and the Houston Astros make for a compelling matchup of contrasting team strengths. Those differing strengths...

Eagles lose Peters, Hicks for rest for season

A composite showing Rex Tillerson meeting Ashraf Ghani in photos released by the US and the Afghan government
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12:34 PM ET Philadelphia Eagles standout left tackle Jason Peters and middle linebacker Jordan Hicks are out for the remainder of the season, coach Doug Pederson said Tuesday. Both players were hurt in Monday's 34-24 win over the Washington Redskins. Peters was carted off the field after suffering a knee...

Harry Kane: England striker would command record transfer fee – Perez

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Kane, right, lined up against Real Madrid in the Champions League earlier this monthTottenham would demand a world-record fee for Harry Kane if any club attempted to sign him, according to Real Madrid president Florentino Perez.England striker Kane, 24, was called "a complete player" by Real boss Zinedine Zidane before...

Review: On YouTube, ‘Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television’

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Photo Samira Wiley and Ryan Hansen in “Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television.” Credit YouTube Red There’s a mascot quality to the actor Ryan Hansen — an air of the earnest overachiever — that’s clung to him for a decade now, since his defining role as Dick Casablancas in “Veronica...

Raiders RB Lynch suspension upheld on appeal

A composite showing Rex Tillerson meeting Ashraf Ghani in photos released by the US and the Afghan government
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12:33 PM ET The NFL has upheld its one-game suspension of Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch for making physical contract with an official, the league announced Tuesday. The ruling by appeals officer James Thrash means Lynch will not play Sunday against the Buffalo Bills. During the Raiders' Week 7...

Review: Renée Fleming at Carnegie, Between Opera and ‘Carousel’

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In “When You Are Old,” she produced a burst of bright sound on the single word “star,” with a late, sharp crescendo adding a glancing spark. Mr. Barnatan, meanwhile, played with cinematic immediacy, whether in the equestrian rhythms of “The Fiddler of Dooney” or the metallic ping of the final...

‘Bad Rabbit’ ransomware strikes Ukraine and Russia

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Image copyright AFP Image caption Two other ransomware outbreaks have made headlines this year - WannaCry and Petya A new strain of ransomware nicknamed "Bad Rabbit" has been found spreading in Russia, Ukraine and elsewhere.The malware has affected systems at three Russian websites, an airport in Ukraine and an underground...