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Mimi Lesseos has been working in the field of stunt performance for decades. Now, at age 54 and still working, she wants to pass on the riches of her experience. Courtesy of Mimi Lesseos hide caption

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After Living Dozens Of Lives, Leading Stuntwoman Mimi Lesseos Has Lessons To Offer

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Based on the memoirs of a young man suffering from addiction and his worried father, the film stars Timothée Chalamet (left) as Nic Sheff and Steve Carell as David Sheff. Francois Duhamel/Amazon Studios hide caption

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Ryan Gosling plays astronaut Neil Armstrong in Damien Chazelle's new film, First Man. Daniel McFadden/Universal Studios and Storyteller Distribution Co. LLC hide caption

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Chazelle's 'First Man' Chronicles Personal Losses Behind Armstrong's 'Giant Leap'

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Amandla Stenberg steals the show as Starr Carter in the The Hate U Give. NPR hide caption

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Activism And Identity Meet In 'The Hate U Give'

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Isak Bakli Aglen and Jonas Strand Gravli play teens who are on the Norwegian island of Utøya during the 2011 terror attacks in Paul Greengrass' new film, 22 July. The film is being released Wednesday on both Netflix and in 100 theaters worldwide. Erik Aavatsmark/Netflix hide caption

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'22 July' Chronicles Norwegian Terror Attacks As A Story Of Horror — And Hope

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Starr Carter (played by Amandla Stenberg, left) is a black student in a primarily white prep school in The Hate U Give. Erika Doss/Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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'The Hate U Give' Creators Tell Their Story Through A 16-Year-Old Black Girl

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