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CODA

CODA

8.0 | 2021 | Movie | 111 min

As a CODA (Child of Deaf Adults), Ruby is the only hearing person in her deaf family. When the family's fishing business is threatened, Ruby finds herself torn between pursuing her love of music and her fear of abandoning her parents.

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Nomadland

Nomadland

7.3 | 2020 | Movie | 107 min

A woman in her sixties embarks on a journey through the western United States after losing everything in the Great Recession, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

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Parasite

Parasite

8.5 | 2019 | Movie | 132 min

All unemployed, Ki-taek's family takes peculiar interest in the wealthy and glamorous Parks for their livelihood until they get entangled in an unexpected incident.

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Green Book

Green Book

8.2 | 2018 | Movie | 130 min

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

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The Shape of Water

The Shape of Water

7.3 | 2017 | Movie | 123 min

An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.

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Moonlight

Moonlight

7.4 | 2016 | Movie | 111 min

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young manโ€™s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

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Spotlight

Spotlight

8.1 | 2015 | Movie | 129 min

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

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Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

7.7 | 2014 | Movie | 119 min

A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and family prove more difficult than expected.

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12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

8.1 | 2013 | Movie | 134 min

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomonโ€™s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

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The Artist

The Artist

7.9 | 2011 | Movie | 100 min

Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.

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The King's Speech

The King's Speech

8.0 | 2010 | Movie | 118 min

The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit to be king, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unexpected techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country into war.

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Slumdog Millionaire

Slumdog Millionaire

8.0 | 2008 | Movie | 120 min

A teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?".

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The Hurt Locker

The Hurt Locker

7.5 | 2008 | Movie | 131 min

During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.

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No Country for Old Men

No Country for Old Men

8.2 | 2007 | Movie | 122 min

Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the violent pursuit of money and justice collide.

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Crash

Crash

7.7 | 2004 | Movie | 112 min

In post-Sept. 11 Los Angeles, tensions erupt when the lives of a Brentwood housewife, her district attorney husband, a Persian shopkeeper, two cops, a pair of carjackers and a Korean couple converge during a 36-hour period.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

9.0 | 2003 | Movie | 201 min

Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam take the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord's realm.

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Chicago

Chicago

7.2 | 2002 | Movie | 113 min

Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.

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A Beautiful Mind

A Beautiful Mind

8.2 | 2001 | Movie | 135 min

In a decades-spanning biopic, brilliant mathematician John Forbes Nash Jr. makes history in his field as schizophrenia sets in.

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Gladiator

Gladiator

8.5 | 2000 | Movie | 155 min

In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to the throne, Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.

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American Beauty

American Beauty

8.3 | 1999 | Movie | 122 min

Lester Burnham, a depressed suburban father in a mid-life crisis, decides to turn his hectic life around after developing an infatuation with his daughter's attractive friend.

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Shakespeare in Love

Shakespeare in Love

7.1 | 1998 | Movie | 123 min

Young Shakespeare is forced to stage his latest comedy, "Romeo and Ethel, the Pirate's Daughter," before it's even written. When a lovely noblewoman auditions for a role, they fall into forbidden love -- and his play finds a new life (and title). As their relationship progresses, Shakespeare's comedy soon transforms into tragedy.

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Titanic

Titanic

7.9 | 1997 | Movie | 194 min

101-year-old Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story of her life aboard the Titanic, 84 years later. A young Rose boards the ship with her mother and fiancรฉ. Meanwhile, Jack Dawson and Fabrizio De Rossi win third-class tickets aboard the ship. Rose tells the whole story from Titanic's departure through to its deathโ€”on its first and last voyageโ€”on April 15, 1912.

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The English Patient

The English Patient

7.4 | 1996 | Movie | 162 min

In the 1930s, Count Almรกsy is a Hungarian map maker employed by the Royal Geographical Society to chart the vast expanses of the Sahara Desert along with several other prominent explorers. As World War II unfolds, Almรกsy enters into a world of love, betrayal, and politics.

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Braveheart

Braveheart

8.3 | 1995 | Movie | 178 min

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.

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Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump

8.8 | 1994 | Movie | 142 min

A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic eventsโ€”in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. But despite all he has achieved, his one true love eludes him.

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The Silence of the Lambs

The Silence of the Lambs

8.6 | 1991 | Movie | 118 min

Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI's training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent psychopath, serving life behind bars for various acts of murder and cannibalism. Crawford believes that Lecter may have insight into a case and that Starling, as an attractive young woman, may be just the bait to draw him out.

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Dances with Wolves

Dances with Wolves

8.0 | 1990 | Movie | 181 min

Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicideโ€”and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.

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Rain Man

Rain Man

8.0 | 1988 | Movie | 133 min

When car dealer Charlie Babbitt learns that his estranged father has died, he returns home to Cincinnati, where he discovers that he has a savant older brother named Raymond and that his father's $3 million fortune is being left to the mental institution in which Raymond lives. Motivated by his father's money, Charlie checks Raymond out of the facility in order to return with him to Los Angeles. The brothers' cross-country trip ends up changing both their lives.

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The Last Emperor

The Last Emperor

7.7 | 1987 | Movie | 163 min

A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.

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Platoon

Platoon

8.1 | 1986 | Movie | 120 min

As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

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Terms of Endearment

Terms of Endearment

7.4 | 1983 | Movie | 132 min

Aurora, a finicky woman, is in search of true love while her daughter faces marital issues. Together, they help each other deal with problems and find reasons to live a joyful life.

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Gandhi

Gandhi

8.0 | 1982 | Movie | 191 min

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of 'passive resistance', endeavouring to win freedom for his people without resorting to bloodshed.

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Ordinary People

Ordinary People

7.7 | 1980 | Movie | 124 min

Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt. He is in therapy. Beth had always preferred his brother and is having difficulty being supportive to Conrad. Calvin is trapped between the two trying to hold the family together.

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Annie Hall

Annie Hall

8.0 | 1977 | Movie | 93 min

New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.

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Rocky

Rocky

8.1 | 1976 | Movie | 120 min

An uneducated collector for a Philadelphia loan shark is given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fight against the world heavyweight boxing champion.

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

8.7 | 1975 | Movie | 133 min

A petty criminal fakes insanity to serve his sentence in a mental ward rather than prison. He soon finds himself as a leader to the other patientsโ€”and an enemy to the cruel, domineering nurse who runs the ward.

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The Godfather Part II

The Godfather Part II

9.0 | 1974 | Movie | 202 min

In the continuing saga of the Corleone crime family, a young Vito Corleone grows up in Sicily and in 1910s New York. In the 1950s, Michael Corleone attempts to expand the family business into Las Vegas, Hollywood and Cuba.

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The Sting

The Sting

8.3 | 1973 | Movie | 129 min

A novice con man teams up with an acknowledged master to avenge the murder of a mutual friend by pulling off the ultimate big con and swindling a fortune from a big-time mobster.

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The Godfather

The Godfather

9.2 | 1972 | Movie | 175 min

Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the would-be killers, launching a campaign of bloody revenge.

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The French Connection

The French Connection

7.7 | 1971 | Movie | 104 min

Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.

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Midnight Cowboy

Midnight Cowboy

7.8 | 1969 | Movie | 113 min

Joe Buck is a wide-eyed hustler from Texas hoping to score big with wealthy New York City women; he finds a companion in Enrico "Ratso" Rizzo, an ailing swindler with a bum leg and a quixotic fantasy of escaping to Florida.

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In the Heat of the Night

In the Heat of the Night

7.9 | 1967 | Movie | 110 min

African-American Philadelphia police detective Virgil Tibbs is arrested on suspicion of murder by Bill Gillespie, the racist police chief of tiny Sparta, Mississippi. After Tibbs proves not only his own innocence but that of another man, he joins forces with Gillespie to track down the real killer. Their investigation takes them through every social level of the town, with Tibbs making enemies as well as unlikely friends as he hunts for the truth.

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The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music

8.1 | 1965 | Movie | 172 min

In the years before the Second World War, a tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey is hired as a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with seven children, and brings a new love of life and music into the home.

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My Fair Lady

My Fair Lady

7.7 | 1964 | Movie | 170 min

A snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.

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Tom Jones

Tom Jones

6.4 | 1963 | Movie | 129 min

Tom loves Sophie and Sophie loves Tom. But Tom and Sophie are of differering classes. Can they find a way through the mayhem to be true to love?

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Lawrence of Arabia

Lawrence of Arabia

8.3 | 1962 | Movie | 218 min

The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic figure in the cause of Arab unity but his psychological instability threatens to undermine his achievements.

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West Side Story

West Side Story

7.6 | 1961 | Movie | 153 min

In the slums of the upper West Side of Manhattan, New York, a gang of Polish-American teenagers called the Jets compete with a rival gang of recently immigrated Puerto Ricans, the Sharks, to "own" the neighborhood streets. Tensions are high between the gangs but two romantics, one from each gang, fall in love leading to tragedy.

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The Apartment

The Apartment

8.3 | 1960 | Movie | 125 min

Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he's left with a major problem to solve.

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Gigi

Gigi

6.6 | 1958 | Movie | 115 min

A home, a motorcar, servants, the latest fashions: the most eligible and most finicky bachelor in Paris offers them all to Gigi. But she, who's gone from girlish gawkishness to cultured glamour before our eyes, yearns for that wonderful something money can't buy.

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Marty

Marty

7.7 | 1955 | Movie | 90 min

Marty, a butcher who lives in the Bronx with his mother is unmarried at 34. Good-natured but socially awkward he faces constant badgering from family and friends to get married but has reluctantly resigned himself to bachelorhood. Marty meets Clara, an unattractive school teacher, realising their emotional connection, he promises to call but family and friends try to convince him not to.

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The Greatest Show on Earth

The Greatest Show on Earth

6.5 | 1952 | Movie | 152 min

To ensure a full profitable season, circus manager Brad Braden engages The Great Sebastian, though this moves his girlfriend Holly from her hard-won center trapeze spot. Holly and Sebastian begin a dangerous one-upmanship duel in the ring, while he pursues her on the ground.

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An American in Paris

An American in Paris

7.2 | 1951 | Movie | 114 min

Jerry Mulligan is an exuberant American expatriate in Paris trying to make a reputation as a painter. His friend Adam is a struggling concert pianist who's a long time associate of a famous French singer, Henri Baurel. A lonely society woman, Milo Roberts, takes Jerry under her wing and supports him, but is interested in more than his art.

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All the King's Men

All the King's Men

7.4 | 1949 | Movie | 110 min

A man of humble beginnings and honest intentions rises to power by nefarious means. Along for the wild ride are an earnest reporter, a heretofore classy society girl, and a too-clever-for-her-own-good political flack.

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Hamlet

Hamlet

7.6 | 1948 | Movie | 154 min

Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivierโ€™s Hamlet continues to be the most compelling version of Shakespeareโ€™s beloved tragedy. Olivier is at his most inspiredโ€”both as director and as the melancholy Dane himselfโ€”as he breathes new life into the words of one of the worldโ€™s greatest dramatists.

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The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives

8.1 | 1946 | Movie | 170 min

It's the hope that sustains the spirit of every GI: the dream of the day when he will finally return home. For three WWII veterans, the day has arrived. But for each man, the dream is about to become a nightmare.

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Mrs. Miniver

Mrs. Miniver

7.6 | 1942 | Movie | 134 min

Middle-class housewife Kay Miniver deals with petty problems. She and her husband Clem watch her Oxford-educated son Vin court Carol Beldon, the charming granddaughter of the local nobility as represented by Lady Beldon. Then the war comes and Vin joins the RAF.

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Casablanca

Casablanca

8.5 | 1942 | Movie | 102 min

In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.

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Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind

8.2 | 1939 | Movie | 238 min

The spoiled daughter of a Georgia plantation owner conducts a tumultuous romance with a cynical profiteer during the American Civil War and Reconstruction Era.

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Mutiny on the Bounty

Mutiny on the Bounty

7.6 | 1935 | Movie | 132 min

Fletcher Christian successfully leads a revolt against the ruthless Captain Bligh on the HMS Bounty. However, Bligh returns one year later, hell bent on revenge.

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It Happened One Night

It Happened One Night

8.1 | 1934 | Movie | 105 min

A renegade reporter and a young heiress meet on a bus heading for New York, and end up stuck with each other when the bus leaves them behind at one of the stops.

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All Quiet on the Western Front

All Quiet on the Western Front

8.1 | 1930 | Movie | 152 min

When a group of idealistic young men join the German Army during World War I, they are assigned to the Western Front, where their patriotism is destroyed by the harsh realities of combat.

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Wings

Wings

7.5 | 1927 | Movie | 144 min

Two young men, one rich, one middle class, both in love with the same woman, become US Air Corps fighter pilots and, eventually, heroic flying aces during World War I. Devoted best friends, their mutual love of the girl eventually threatens their bond. Meanwhile, a hometown girl who's the lovestruck lifelong next door neighbor of one of them pines away.

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Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

8.1 | 1927 | Movie | 94 min

A married farmer falls under the spell of a slatternly woman from the city, who tries to convince him to drown his wife.

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