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A look at 50 classic screenplays reveals a troubling trend for female characters

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| An examination by Kyle Buchanan of New York magazine's Vulture.com is a telling insight into how (mostly male) writers described women.

'Krypton' composer Pinar Toprak's journey making music for TV and film

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She talks about her time at the Berklee College of Music, the soundtrack that changed the course of her career and the path to composing for "Krypton."

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'First Match': A coming-of-age movie where a girl wrestles with boys – literally

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Filmmaker Olivia Newman and lead actor Elvire Emanuelle strive for authenticity in "First Match"– a film inspired by real girls who join boys wrestling teams.

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'Jessica Jones' takes on new relevance in the #MeToo era

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Melissa Rosenberg is the the creator and showrunner of “Jessica Jones," the Netflix series about a flawed and reluctant superhero.

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5 parent-friendly podcasts for kids

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I don't have kids, but I have a lot of friends who do. So I set out to discover some solid recommendations for parents who love podcasts and think their kids might, too. Here's what I found.

Your chance to visit Teotihuacan, the first great city in the Americas, at LACMA

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"Teotihuacan as a city fell into ruin, but it was never lost from memory... The people of Tula and Aztec kept making reference to this place of art and writing, of glorious civilization, and we continue that today."

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'Ready Player One' tops holiday box office

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Steven Spielberg is, once again, on top of the top of the box office with the teen-oriented action-adventure film. Tyler Perry also scored with "Acrimony."

Aparna Nancherla finds the comedic silver lining to anxiety and depression

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The comedian and actress talks openly about her experiences with mental health issues in her stand-up. It made her role in the dark comedy, "Corporate," a natural fit.

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Awesome things to do on Easter weekend in SoCal

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The best stuff to do in Los Angeles and beyond doesn't just involve bunnies. It includes iguanas, cats, superheroes and zombies.

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