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In ‘Harriet,’ these actresses have much in common as mother and daughter. But as black women in Hollywood, their experiences have been dramatically different.

‘When Vanessa was coming up, it was different,’ says Cynthia Erivo of Vanessa Bell Calloway

On repeat every Halloween, ‘Hocus Pocus’ is a cult classic. When and why did that happen?

The beloved film has plot holes and a 33 percent score on Rotten Tomatoes

To prepare for her starring role in ‘Jojo Rabbit,’ Thomasin McKenzie visited a former concentration camp. She also watched ‘Mean Girls.’

In writer-director Taika Waititi’s irreverent film, McKenzie takes on the role of Elsa, a Jewish 17-year-old hiding out during World War II

Several male film critics praised ‘Joker.’ Here’s why female critics aren’t sold.

Todd Phillips’s new Batman villain origin film grossed $94 million at the box office last weekend

Renée Zellweger shines as Judy Garland in ‘Judy,’ which depicts the star at the end of her life

Zellweger’s Garland both leans into the myth and slightly subverts it

7 must-watch Meryl Streep movies, according to the woman who wrote the book on Meryl Streep

‘Queen Meryl: The Iconic Roles, Heroic Deeds, and Legendary Life of Meryl Streep,’ by Erin Carlson, comes out Sept. 24

‘Hustlers’ shows what happens when you put women in charge of movies

Research shows that when women work as a director, they change the nature of what we see on screen

‘Hustlers’ is about ‘friendship and money,’ but it isn’t a female empowerment flick. Director Lorene Scafaria explains.

The caper stars Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu as dancers at a strip club who drug wealthy men and max out their credit cards

‘Fast Color,’ an indie film about black female superheroes, might get a second chance on television

Amazon Studios is in the midst of developing the movie into a television series

Adele Lim was celebrated for bringing authenticity to ‘Crazy Rich Asians.’ She’s leaving the sequel over pay disparity with her male co-writer.

According to sources, Lim’s starting offer was $110,000 — a little more than one-tenth of the $800,000 to $1 million offered to her white, male co-screenwriter