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Words are like fashion, they come and go and change with the times, and sometimes, they even become popular and important enough in our everyday language to be placed in the dictionary.

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NY Times Movies

ArtsBeat: Tribeca First-Timers: Chris Messina

The actor Chris Messina discusses his directorial...

ArtsBeat: Tribeca Film Festival: Gia Coppola Looks Back With Compassion

Her film “Palo Alto” looks at cosseted,...

ArtsBeat: Another Faithful Hit for Hollywood: ‘Heaven Is for Real’

That film became Hollywood’s fourth overtly faith...

Movie Review: ‘2 States,’ by Abhishek Varman

Abhishek Varman’s “2 States,” a romantic...

Movie Review: Daniel Stamm’s ‘13 Sins’ Remakes a Thai Thriller

A decent man in debt, hoping his troubles will...

Movie Review: ‘Home, James,’ by Jonathan Rossetti, Has an Oklahoma Setting

“Home, James,” by Jonathan Rossetti, is a hymn to...

Movie Review: Worlds Collide in ‘Soft in the Head,’ by Nathan Silver

“Soft in the Head” follows Natalia, an alcoholic...

Riff: How Hollywood Killed Death

The shifting economic logic of the movie business...

Movie Review: ‘Vanishing Pearls’ Looks at the Deepwater Horizon Spill

The documentary “Vanishing Pearls” looks at the...

Movie Review: ‘Small Time,’ a Tale of Father-Son Bonding

In Joel Surnow’s “Small Time,” a son opts for...

NY Times Music

Opera Review: Simon Rattle Anchors Baden-Baden Festival With ‘Manon Lescaut’

“Manon Lescaut,” which has had several recent...

New Music: New Albums by Iggy Azalea, Kelis and Glen David Andrews

New releases include albums by Glen David Andrews...

Opera Review: DiDonato and Camarena Shine in ‘La Cenerentola’ at the Met

The Metropolitan Opera has a dazzling Cinderella...

Playlist: Ratking, Sundy Best and Protomartyr Have New Releases

Ratking, Sundy Best, Protomartyr and Kevin Gates...

ArtsBeat: Years After a Bitter Fight, Prince and Warner Bros. Make a New Deal

More than 20 years after changing his name in a...

At Coachella, It’s a Guy Thing

For men, the California music festival is now as...

Bar and Bathroom Lines, Molto Adagio

Concert-hall intermissions were not always what...

Opera Review: ‘I Puritani’ Revisits the English Civil War

The Metropolitan Opera’s revival of Bellini’s “I...

Music Review: Reunited, Loop Performs at Le Poisson Rouge

A reunited Loop makes its first United States...