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Review: Arnold (but little else) is back in ‘Terminator’

This photo provided by Paramount Pictures shows, Series T-800 Robot, in "Terminator Genisys," from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions. (Paramount Pictures via AP)

Thirty-one years and counting, and the Terminators keep rolling off the assembly line like new iPhones, upgraded with shape-shifting abilities, rebooted Sarah Conner assassination levels and, one presumes, better selfie cameras.

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Review: Lotsa grinding, little plot in ‘Magic Mike XXL’

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows a scene from "Magic Mike XXL," in theaters on July 1. (Claudette Barius/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)

There’s an early scene in “Magic Mike XXL” that hints at what this much ballyhooed sequel woulda, coulda, shoulda been.

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‘Magic Mike’ taught Pinkett Smith to be playful with husband

In this Thursday, June 18, 2015 photo, actors Channing Tatum, left, and Jada Pinkett Smith pose for a portrait in promotion of the new film, "Magic Mike XXL," in West Hollywood, Calif. The movie releases in the U.S. on July 1, 2015. (Photo by Rebecca Cabage/Invision/AP)

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Jada Pinkett Smith wasn’t exactly sure what she was getting into when she signed on for “Magic Mike XXL,” but she certainly didn’t expect to come out of a movie about male strippers with some new theories on her own marriage.

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‘Ted 2′ lags behind ‘Jurassic World,’ ‘Inside Out’

This photo provided by Universal Pictures shows, Chris Pratt, left, and Bryce Dallas Howard in a scene from the film, "Jurassic World," directed by Colin Trevorrow, in the next installment of Steven Spielberg's groundbreaking "Jurassic Park" series.  (Chuck Zlotnick/Universal Pictures via AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A foul-mouthed Teddy bear is no match for a pack of dinosaurs.

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Love blossoms, wanes in Sarah Polley’s ‘Waltz’

In this Sept. 11, 2011 photo, director-screenwriter-actress Sarah Polley poses for a portrait during the 36th Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada.  (AP Photo/Carlo Allegri)

TORONTO (AP) — Sarah Polley’s getting an earful from reporters asking her just how autobiographical the marital breakup is in her latest film, “Take This Waltz.” The writer-director’s answer: It’s not autobiographical at all.

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