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Movies That Make Your Dad Cry: 10 Films That Explain the ‘Male Weepie’

Is there such a thing as a Steel Magnolias for men? What makes tough guys cry?
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Charon, Lieutenant Daniels, and Zavala: Lance Reddick’s Essential Roles

Whether it was an assassin hotel concierge, a dragon, or the chief of police in any number of U.S. cities, Reddick elevated every character.
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The Essential New York City Horror Movies

If you can slay it there, you’ll slay it anywhere.




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