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    The 10 Best Performances In The Films Of Jim Jarmusch

    It all seems so obvious in retrospect. Of course, of all the parts Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston were born to play, a pair of lovelorn vampires battling the ennui of immortality in a Jim Jarmusch movie should always have been at the top of the list. “Only Lovers Left Alive,” which opens this week...

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    Watch: Trailer For Rachid Bouchareb's 'Two Men In Town' Starring Forest Whitaker, Harvey Keitel & Luis Guzman

    Forest Whitaker seems to be drifting back into the spotlight. Last year, he led the hit "Lee Daniels' The Butler" and appeared in support in "Out Of The Furnace," and now he has a bonafide arthouse world film with the Berlin International Film Festival-approved “Two Men In Town.” Helmed by “Outside ...

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    Forest Whitaker In Talks To Jump In The Ring w/ Jake Gyllenhaal In Antoine Fuqua's 'Southpaw'

    Forest Whitaker In Talks To Jump In The Ring w/ Jake Gyllenhaal In Antoine Fuqua's 'Southpaw'

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    First Trailer + Poster For Forest Whitaker/Rachid Bouchareb Feature Collab 'Two Men In Town' (Harvey Keitel, Luis Guzman)

    First Trailer For Forest Whitaker/Rachid Bouchareb Feature Collab 'Two Men In Town' (Harvey Keitel, Luis Guzman)

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    Review: Psycho Thriller 'Repentance' Aims To Thrill But Underwhelms (Opens In Theaters Today)

    Review: Psycho Thriller 'Repentance' Aims To Thrill But Underwhelms (Opens In Theaters Today)

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    The Academy Got It Wrong: Black Oscar Winners and the Roles They Should Have Won For

    In anticipation of the Academy Award ceremony this weekend, here’s a look back at the black actors who’ve taken home the Oscar, and which other roles they should have won for, if any.

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    Berlin Reviews: ‘Two Men In Town,’ Blind Massage,’ ‘If You Don’t, I Will’ & ‘In Between Worlds’

    A remake of a 1973 French film starring Alain Delon and Jean Gabin, “Two Men In Town” is a sadly missed opportunity. It's a beautifully shot film (kudos to DP Yves Cape, who also served on “Holy Motors” and “White Material”), but one that, aside from some unusual casting decisions, brings nothing ne...

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    Berlin Review: Forest Whitaker Impresses As Paroled Criminal In Uneven 'Two Men In Town,' A Remake At War With Itself

    French-Algerian director Rachid Bouchareb has lately alternated between sweeping historical dramas (the WWII drama "Days of Glory," the Algerian War portrait "Outside the Law") and sentimental two-handers with quieter approaches ("London River," "Just Like a Woman"). In all cases, however, Bouchareb...

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    Watch: 'Ernest & Celestine' Go On The Run In Trailer For 2014 Academy Award Best Animated Film Nominee

    Here's a friendly reminder that when it comes to animated films, you have options outside the usual Hollywood stuff from Pixar, Fox and DreamWorks, that are no less creative and charming. A new trailer for the Oscar nominated "Ernest & Celestine" is here, and it'll send some warm vibes your way.

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    'Bird' w/ Forest Whitaker Finally Coming Out On Blu-Ray (But There Are A Few Catches)

    Finally, after all these years, Clint Eastwood's film about jazz great Charlie Parker, is coming to blu-ray this year. There are, however, just a few catches.

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