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    Watch: First Trailer For Rom-Com 'The Rewrite' Starring Hugh Grant And Marisa Tomei

    Even as he takes roles in "Cloud Atlas" and the upcoming "The Man From U.N.C.L.E.," Hugh Grant is sandwiching those films with the kind of project which he has much experience: romantic comedy. The first trailer for "The Rewrite" is here, and its familiar fare in new packaging.

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    Watch: New International Trailer For ‘Whiplash’ Starring Miles Teller Gets The Beat Cracking

    Lauded Sundance dramas often get a lot of critical acclaim, but can’t translate that heat into awards season contention. The studios that often distribute the films are too small, the movies are too niche, etc. etc. But that feels like it might be changing in 2014. Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood” has ...

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    Watch: J.K. Simmons is Miles Teller's Worst Nightmare in Trailer for Sundance Hit 'Whiplash'

    Here's the trailer for the Damien Chazelle's debut film "Whiplash," which stars Miles Teller as a promising 19-year-old drummer who faces a difficult and threatening music teacher (J.K. Simmons).

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    Watch: Trailer For Sundance, Cannes And Future TIFF Sensation 'Whiplash' Starring Miles Teller

    A movie about jazz drumming doesn't immediately sell itself as the most dazzlingly engaging prospect. However, writer/director Damien Chazelle has put together something truly exciting with "Whiplash," which created a buzz at Sundance, continued the noise at Cannes Directors' Fortnight, and is now h...

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    Miles Teller Reteams with Damien Chazelle for 'La La Land'

    Miles Teller and director Damien Chazelle made quite the splash at Sundance this year with their well-received drama "Whiplash," and according to The Wrap, the duo are in talks to reprise their collaboration on Chazelle's upcoming musical "La La Land."

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    Watch: Miles Teller is Scared to Death in this Clip from Cannes Directors' Fortnight Entry 'Whiplash'

    After winning both the audience and jury awards at Sundance this past January, Damien Chazelle's drama "Whiplash" has found itself at Cannes. In honor of the film, which is showing as part of the Directors' Fortnight selection, here is a clip featuring its stars: Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons.

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    Watch: Miles Teller Gets A Chair Thrown At His Head In First Clip From 'Whiplash'

    While drummers are often the butt of the joke, the truth is they are lynchpins to any musical group. They are crucial for keeping everybody in time, establishing the feel of the song and ensuring no one goes off course. And those responsibilities are taken to dramatic heights in the upcoming drama "...

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    Guy Pearce Joins Johnny Depp's 'Black Mass,' Hal Hartley's 'Ned Rifle' Adds Aubrey Plaza & More

    We're only three actors in, and "Black Mass" is already serving up an abundance of dudes we really like. When he's not falling over backwards into Helena Bonham Carter's closet for costumes, Johnny Depp does some of his most fascinating work, while Joel Edgerton usually owns whatever he's in. And wi...

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    Sundance Review: J.K. Simmons and Miles Teller Impress With a Ferocious Student-Teacher Dynamic in 'Whiplash'

    A feature-length reprise of Damien Chazelle's award-winning short of the same name, "Whiplash" stars Miles Teller ("The Spectacular Now") as Andrew, a budding young drummer at the country's top music school who thinks he's the next Buddy Rich, and who's instructed by the brutal Fletcher (J.K. Simmon...

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    Sundance Review: 'Whiplash' Evokes High Anxiety

    The first buzz title unveiled at Sundance, Damien Chazelle's "Whiplash," is an intense anxiety dream about a young college jazz musician ("The Spectacular Now"'s Miles Teller) who aspires to be a memorable drummer like Buddy Rich.

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