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Free Climbing Yosemite's 'Dawn Wall'

Rock climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson talk about scaling the 3,000 foot sheer vertical face of Yosemite's El Capitan that was long thought impossible to ascend. The duo discuss sleeping in portaledges — tents suspended more than a thousand feet in the air — and the personal risks and rewards of rock climbing. The new documentary about their historic climb is 'The Dawn Wall.'

John Powers reviews two new crime dramas based on true stories — the Showtime series 'Escape at Dannemora,' starring Patricia Arquette and Benicio del Toro, and the Bravo series 'Dirty John,' starring Connie Britton and Eric Bana.

Film critic Justin Chang reviews the costume drama, 'The Favourite,' starring Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz.

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