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The Holdovers

"The Holdovers" is a film directed by Alexander Payne set in the 1970s. It revolves around a curmudgeonly instructor at a New England prep school, portrayed by Paul Giamatti, who is compelled to stay on campus during Christmas break to supervise a few students without a place to go. The story focuses on the experiences of three isolated individuals at the boarding school during this snowy holiday period.