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It’s time to admit that Kristen Stewart is a good actress

by Stephanie Merry/The Washington Post
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The name of the actress tends to prompt two thoughts — she is the girl from those terrible vampire movies and the one who walks the red carpet with a slouch, a smirk and a little stink eye

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