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Terrence Malick's much loved and much despised film, The Tree of Life, starring Brad Pitt and Jessica Chastain, with a cameo by Sean Penn, won the Palme d'Or the Cannes Jury announced today.

Kirsten Dunst took th top prize for Melancholia, Jean Dujardin for The Artist, in the acting categories.

The Kid With a Bike, by the Dardenne brothers tied with Once Upon a Time in Anatolia by Nuri Bilge Ceylan's for the Grand Prix, while actress/director Mainwenn's "Polisse" took home the Prix du Jury.


While critics have mostly been kind to Netflix's "Narcos," our own Erik McClanahan was far less enthused in the series. In particular, he had issues with the Pov of the narrative, tell the story of Pablo Escobar through the eyes of a DEA agent, and it wasn't helped by the See more »


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