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Dolly Parton arrives at the 53rd annual CMA Awards Evan Agostini/Invision/AP hide caption

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Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding in "Last Christmas," directed by Paul Feig. Jonathan Prime/Universal Pictures hide caption

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Josh Whitehouse and Vanessa Hudgens star in a movie in which an actual knight comes to modern-day Ohio, and if that's not enough for you, I can't help you. Brooke Palmer/Netflix hide caption

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Ewan McGregor as Dan Torrance in Stephen King's Doctor Sleep. Jessica Miglio/Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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Regina King plays Tulsa Police detective Sister Night in the new HBO series Watchmen. Mark Hill/HBO hide caption

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Eddie Murphy, Mike Epps, Craig Robinson, Tituss Burgess, and Da'Vine Joy Randolph in Dolemite Is My Name. François Duhamel/Netflix/Courtesy of NETFLIX hide caption

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Jojo (Roman Griffin Davis) has dinner with his imaginary friend Adolf (Taika Waititi), and his mother, Rosie (Scarlet Johansson). Kimberley French/Twentieth Century Fox/Courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation hide caption

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Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman in El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie Ben Rothstein/Netflix hide caption

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Terry Gross on stage during Advertising Week in New York on September 23, 2019. Mark Von Holden/Advertising Week and Shutterstock hide caption

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Some of the books recommended in Pop Culture Happy Hour's fall book preview. Beth Novey/NPR hide caption

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