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The Leonard Lopate Show

Forces of Nature, Including Fracking, an Avalanche, and Endurance

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Guest host Fisher Stevens fills in for Leonard! He speaks with fellow directors Josh Fox, Ruben Östlund, and Orlando von Eisiendel, as well as Tour de France champion Greg LeMond.

WNYC News

Matisse Cut-Outs, the Movie

Sunday, January 11, 2015

For those who want to avoid the crowds and lines at museums, a new series presents art exhibits as films.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Leonard Lopate Weekend: Ina Garten, J.C. Chandor & A Lament For The Lost Office Life

Friday, January 09, 2015

The Leonard Lopate Show's three favorite segments from the last week, in case you missed them. 
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The Leonard Lopate Show

Patrick Stewart Receives An Unexpected Visitor

Friday, January 09, 2015

In his latest film, “Match,” Stewart plays a master dance teacher at Juilliard who is forced to confront his painful past.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Guest Picks: J.C. Chandor

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Director J.C. Chandor was on the show to talk about his acclaimed film "A Most Violent Year." He's a fan of Band of Horses and J.D. Salinger. Find out what else he's a fan of!

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The Leonard Lopate Show

The Rise of The NRA, 'A Most Violent Year,' And Technology's New Role in Medicine

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Michael Kirk on the NRA, the directors of The Public Theater’s Under the Radar festival, J.C. Chandor's 'A Most Violent Year,' Eric Topol on democratized medicine.

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Mica Levi Gets 'Under The Skin' With Her Unsettling Score

Monday, December 29, 2014

Best known as Micachu, the experimental musician adapts her off-kilter sonic palette to the screen for the 2014 Scarlett Johansson sci-fi film.

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The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: A Celebrity Christmas Special

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Happy Holidays from The Takeaway! Today, we're bringing you a Christmas Day Special—an hour packed with interviews featuring some of our favorite celebrities.

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The Takeaway

Doubt Begins to Swirl Around Sony Hack

Monday, December 22, 2014

The FBI say that North Korea is behind the Sony hack, but the country hasn't claimed responsibility. Wired's Kim Zetter has looked at the cyber trail. She says that it's a dead end.

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The Takeaway

You Can't See 'The Interview.' But We Did.

Friday, December 19, 2014

Now that Sony has pulled "The Interview" from theatres, you can't see it. But The Takeaway's own culture producer and Movie Date co-host Kristen Meinzer has.

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The Takeaway

Sony Has Set a 'Horrible' Precedent

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Cyberwar expert Peter Singer says that Sony and American cinema companies that refuse to show the movie have done everything exactly wrong.

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The Takeaway

Sony Hackers Threaten '9/11-Like' Attack Over Franco-Rogen Flick

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

This week, hackers promised "a bitter fate" to those who attend screenings of "The Interview," which North Korea has called "an act of war." Will Sony pull the film from distribution?

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The Takeaway

Ridley Scott & Hollywood's Race Problem

Friday, December 12, 2014

Despite being set in Egypt, Ridley Scott's "Exodus: Gods and Kings" has an all white cast. The Pharaoh, Moses, and African queen are all white, highlighting Hollywood's race problem.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Holiday Etiquette, Joy Behar, and French Desserts!

Friday, December 12, 2014

Philip Galanes talks about etiquette around the holidays. Joy Behar on her new solo performance. Dorie Greenspan's new cookbook. Please Explain is all about juries. 

The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: Ending Homelessness, Hollywood's Racial Bias, and Lucky Numbers

Friday, December 12, 2014

The Takeaway explores ways to fight homelessness, we examine the racial bias in Ridley Scott's new film, and we find out why sequential dates—like 12/13/14—have special meaning.

WNYC News

They Were Angry, and Started a Revolution

Thursday, December 11, 2014

 "She’s Beautiful When She's Angry" is a new documentary about a group of women who started the feminist movement in the United States between 1966 and 1971.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Stubby Arms, A Big Bite, and Lots of Controversy: The Story Behind Uncovering ‘Sue’ the Tyrannosaurus Rex

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Peter Larson’s team from made one of the world’s greatest dinosaur discoveries in 1990, the largest, most complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton ever found.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

The Triumphs, and Struggles, of Orson Welles

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Director Chuck Workman talks about the life and career of Orson Welles, an actor known for his extravagance, unreliability and artistic expression.

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America Abroad

America Abroad: The Power of Art in a Changing Middle East

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Art has the power to move millions where politics fails. This time on America Abroad, hear some of the most prominent artistic voices in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Digging Into Education, Film, and a Tyrannosaurus Rex

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Joel Klein on fixing our school system. Chuck Workman on Orson Welles. A film about the most complete Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton ever found. Edward Albee’s play, A Delicate Balance.