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    Rooney Mara To Play Tiger Lily In Joe Wright's 'Pan'

    Well, let's cue up the controversy machine. Tiger Lily, the Native American princess of Neverland, is going to be played by someone not of Native American descent (nor from Neverland). We're being a bit cheeky, but we're sure this news is going to raise a few culturally-concerned eyebrows.

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    Premature Oscar Predictions: The 2015 Best Actress Contenders

    You know the deal by this point, so we'll get to it as quickly as we can. Every year, to draw a line under the awards season, we take a moment to look ahead at some of the possibilities for the films and performances that we could be talking about in the context of the Oscar race in the eleven month...

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    Watch: Celebrate Facebook's 10th Birthday With 11 Clips From David Fincher's 'The Social Network'

    Remember when you could poke people on Facebook? Or how about the first time someone liked your status update? It's hard to believe, but today Facebook celebrates it's tenth birthday, with the site officially launched on February 4, 2004. And it can be easy to forget how massively Mark Zuckerberg's ...

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    Spike Jonze is so smart, and his new film so ingenious and relevant, that I wish I liked it more. I was completely captivated at first but after a while I became impatient.

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    Review: Spike Jonze's Funny & Insightful 'Her' Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara, Amy Adams & More

    Is social media anti-social? Has the information age divided us as much as it has been meant to unite? Is peer-to-peer simply an ironic term or are inter-personal, face-time relationships ripe for redefinition? While these are not the primary concerns of Spike Jonze’s lovely and perceptive relations...

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    Watch: 4 Clips From Spike Jonze’s ‘Her’ Ask “What Are Real Feelings?” Plus New TV Spot

    December is traditionally viewed as the time for studios’ most fitting awards season offerings, but this year the hopefuls also happen to be some top filmmakers’ most singular and personal films yet, including work from the Coen Brothers, David O. Russell, and Martin Scorsese. One of the most narrat...

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    For Your Consideration: 10 Overlooked Actresses Who Deserve Some Awards Season Attention

    Received wisdom says that most years, including this one, the Best Actress field of contenders for the Oscars is "weaker" than their male counterparts, with a fairly limited group of possibilities who are plausible nominees. To which we can only say: horseshit. Every year, but this one in particular...

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    Stream This: Five Films Critics and Audiences Should Pay Attention to This Awards Season

    Here are five films now streaming that critics and audiences should take a second look at as awards season gets underway.

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    Watch: Rooney Mara Wants A Goat For Christmas In Oxfam Ad

    While Rooney Mara is no stranger to shilling product—see her Calvin Klein ad directed by David Fincher right here—but this holiday season she's using her name to do some good.

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