I might have completely written off “Ma,” the ambitious, but not fully realized psychological thriller as a “Get Out” copycat had I not read an interview in which Octavia Spencer said that playing an unhinged
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Franco Zeffirelli, the Italian director renowned for his extravagantly romantic opera productions, popular film versions of Shakespeare and supercharged social life, died on Saturday at his home in Rome.
High school biology teacher Kelly Chavis knew smartphones were a distraction in her class. But not even her students realized the psychological toll of their devices until an in-class experiment that,
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