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    From Meryl Streep to Expendables Mel Gibson and Harrison Ford, Big Stars in Small Roles Boost Summer Blockbusters

    The trailers for “The Giver,” a dystopian adventure based on the 1993 Newbery Medal-winning novel by Lois Lowry that opens this weekend, features a character who was a mere footnote in this influential young-adult source for such futuristic fables as “The Hunger Games” and “Divergent." Not only that...

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    Review: Marvel's 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper & Vin Diesel

    Now, they’re all over t-shirts and lunchboxes, but back in 2008 when Marvel Studios were kicking off as their own self-producing entity, their characters weren’t all that well known. Captain America was probably the most familiar (along with the Hulk), but Iron Man and Thor and Nick Fury and co. wer...

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    Anton Yelchin May-December Romance '5 to 7' Goes to IFC Films

    IFC Films has acquired the U.S. rights to writer/director Victor Levin's debut film, "5 to 7," which premiered at this year's Tribeca Film Festival.

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    Jeremy Irons Initially Mistook Glenn Close For a Man; That and More Highlights From Sundance Gala

    Last week was the Sundance Institute Celebration in New York, a benefit dinner to raise donations for the cause of independent cinema. Here are our seven highlights from the night, from the charming speeches by Glenn Close and Damien Chazelle to notable attendees (and absences).

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    Glenn Close Set to Star as 'The Wife' in Meg Wolitzer Adaptation

    Glenn Close is set to star in the upcoming adaptation of bestseller "The Wife," by Meg Wolitzer ("The Interestings"). We haven't seen Close on the big screen since 2011's "Albert Nobbs," but 2014 is shaping up to be a prolific year for her with four films completed, one to shoot, and now this recent...

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    Glenn Close Books a Movie and a Broadway Show

    Close will appear in an 18-week run of "A Delicate Balance" and star in Jane Anderson's adaptation of "The Wife."

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    Alison Brie Is 'Sleeping With Other People,' Nic Cage Will 'Pay The Ghost,' Helen Mirren Sees 'Eye In The Sky' & More

    After jostling with a couple different casting iterations, "Bachelorette" writer/director Leslye Headland has lined up Jason Sudeikis, Alison Brie, Adam Scott, Amanda Peet, Jason Mantzoukas and Natasha Lyonne for "Sleeping With Other People." The story follows a womanizer named Jake (Sudeikis), and ...

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    Oscilloscope Gets 'Low Down' with John Hawkes and Elle Fanning

    Oscilloscope Laboratories has scooped up North American rights to director Jeff Preiss' jazz biopic-of-sorts "Low Down," starring John Hawkes, Elle Fanning, Glenn Close and Peter Dinklage.

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    Review: ‘5 To 7’ Starring Anton Yelchin, Bérénice Marlohe & Olivia Thirlby

    "Some of the best writing in New York won't be found in books or movies or plays… but on the benches of Central Park," the irritatingly enunciated, overly-heartfelt voiceover in “5 To 7” intones alongside some pleasantly inoffensive cello bowing. Sigh… the protagonist is referring to the love-letter...

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    Watch: Oscars In Memoriam 2014 Presented By Glenn Close Plus 'Wind Beneath My Wings' By Bette Midler

    Another year has passed, and with it, some of the cinema's most beloved artists passed away. And so it goes, the Oscars took a moment to remember them all (except Alain Resnais) with the annual In Memoriam segment.

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