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Mary Harron says 'American Psycho' led her to 'Alias Grace'

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| The director often gets scripts about murderers but this one, about a real-life Irish immigrant who was convicted of killing her employer, stood out.

Jay-Z leads Grammy noms with 8 as rap, R&B take center stage


Jay-Z's nominations include album, song and record of the year. Bruno Mars is also nominated for the big three, while Kendrick Lamar and Childish Gambino are also up for major awards.


Jeremy Piven's 'Wisdom Of The Crowd' gets short season following allegations


The decision follows sexual misconduct allegations leveled by three women against Piven, who has denied them. CBS said previously it is looking into the claims but has issued no further statement.

How 'Coco' writers/directors did justice to the tradition of Día de los Muertos


The story by Lee Unkrich and Adrian Molina delves into themes of family, tradition, remembering the deceased, and the importance of following your dreams.


Santa will see you now — but you'll need a reservation first


In a bid to cut down on wait times, the Macy's in Manhattan is now requiring reservations for children to meet Santa. It's not the only store doing that.

Pixar's 'Coco' crushes 'Justice League' at box office


The Día de los Muertos-themed film could be the family movie of the season.

Rance Howard, actor dad of director Ron Howard, dies at 89


"A depression-era farm boy, his passion for acting changed the course of our family history," Ron Howard wrote.

The story behind those Google doodles


Google doodles have been surprising and delighting users for almost 20 years, but the tech giant hopes they'll also spark important conversations.

Man banned from Nobel Literature banquet amid sex claims


After 18 women claim they were assaulted or raped by the director of a Stockholm cultural center, he was banned from attending a Nobel banquet.