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Extant’s slippery title confuses even the cast members

 

With the debut of the Steven Spielberg-produced Halle Berry vehicle Extant, one question has been on a lot of people’s minds:…

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Pronunciation: ˈkroudˌsôrs
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obtain (information) by enlisting help of many people…

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