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Maggie Smith

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    'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' Falls Short of the Winsome Original

    Richard Gere joins the original cast in this colorful, clunky sequel, opening in the UK this weekend. Fox Searchlight opens the film stateside on March 6.

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    Review: 'Downton Abbey' Season 5 Episode 8 Features Sex, Murder and Some Actual Plot Resolution

    This is technically the season finale, since it's where the UK airdates left off, with the next episode the Christmas special. So naturally it's a big affair. A knot is tied, plus there's a staged sex scandal and a subplot involving Denker being some sort of gangster's moll.

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    Review: 'Downton Abbey' Season 5, Episode 7 Lets Things Get Serious

    Real emotions are confessed during this week's drama.

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    Review: 'Downton Abbey' Season 5 Episode 5 Hot Topics Include Anti-Semitism and Nudism

    If rumors are to be believed, "Downton's" next season will be its last. Luckily, Uncle Julian has pulled a near-perfect episode out of his ermine-trimmed top hat.

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    Review: 'Downton Abbey' Season 5 Episode 4 Is Full of Costume Porn and Proposals

    Tonight’s episode felt like everyone was holding their breath, the calm before the storm.

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    How Kevin Kline Helped Israel Horovitz's 'My Old Lady' Film Debut

    At the ripe young age of 75, award-winning playwright Israel Horovitz has transitioned from a life in the theater to the magic of the movies. After warming up with a handful of produced screenplays --"The Strawberry Statement" (1970), "Author! Author! (1982) –he makes his feature film debut with "My...

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    'Skeleton Twins' Scores Best Limited Opening since 'Boyhood'

    The fall season began in earnest this weekend as several top festival films opened well. Fox Searchlight's tough guy thriller "The Drop," starring Tom Hardy and James Gandolfini, landed in sixth place in the Top Ten, opening in over 800 theaters for an excellent gross of $4.2 million. The clear stan...

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    My Old Lady

    Kevin Kline, Maggie Smith, and Kristin Scott Thomas are a treat to watch in 'My Old Lady.'

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