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Tatum and Pinkett Smith on ‘Magic Mike’s’ radical positivity

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) — When Jada Pinkett Smith got the call from her agent about the “Magic Mike” sequel script, there was something she needed to know: Her part as Rome, the owner of a male strip club, was written for a man.

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Coroner confirms James Horner’s death, rules it accidental

In this Feb. 24, 1999, file photo, composer James Horner poses for a photo at the 41st Annual Grammy Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Horner's agent says the Oscar-winning "Titanic" composer was the pilot who died in a Southern California plane crash Monday, June 22, 2015. He was 61. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California medical examiner’s office confirmed Thursday that Oscar-winning composer James Horner was the pilot killed in a plane crash this week, and the death has been ruled an accident.

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Review: ‘Max,’ about a kid, his dog and those gun smugglers

This photo provided by Warner Bros. Pictures shows, Josh Wiggins, left, as Justin Wincott, and Max, in Warner Bros. Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures' family drama "Max," a Warner Bros. Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures release. (Courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)

It’s officially summer. What better time for a heartwarming caper movie about a troubled but noble Texas teen, his troubled but noble dog, and those crazy mean gun smugglers they tangle with?

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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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