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    Watch: First U.S. Trailer For Acclaimed Prison Drama 'Starred Up' Led By Jack O'Connell

    If you've had your ear to the ground, you've likely heard the faint rumbling of buzz behind "Starred Up." The prison drama steadily made its way through the festival circuit last year and into 2014, picking up acclaim wherever it stopped, including from our own team, with "Starred Up" making our 21 ...

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    Watch: 3-Minute Clip From Acclaimed Prison Drama 'Starred Up' With Jack O'Connell Kicks Off

    "I knew I wanted to make a film that played straight down the bat of realism. Even if there were some poetic moments in there I just wanted to be straight and not messing around with other things," director David Mackenzie told us earlier this year about his prison drama "Starred Up."

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    Interview: Director David Mackenzie On The Cast And The Process Behind 'Starred Up' Plus Upcoming Projects

    One of the highlights of the Göteborg International Film Festival, and indeed one of the highlights of our year so far, was catching up with David Mackenzie’s “Starred Up," which, if you missed our review first time out, you can read all about here. The unflinching but brutally human prison drama is...

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    Göteborg Review: 'Starred Up' Is An Instant Classic Of The Prison Movie Genre

    What a glorious, freezing, snowy Swedish Monday at the Göteborg International Film Festival it was, because, for a non-Sundance attendee like me, it yielded the first truly great film of 2014. “Starred Up” (which, OK fine, actually premiered at Telluride last year) is an instant classic of the priso...

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    Aubrey Plaza Joins Johnny Depp's 'Mortdecai,' Elijah Wood 'Sets Fire To The Stars' & More

    Tonight marks the 100th episode of "Parks and Recreation," and that won't be the only thing Aubrey Plaza will be celebrating. The actress, along with Oliver Platt and Jeff Goldblum, has joined "Mortdecai" starring Johnny Depp.

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    Tribeca Film Acquires Rights to Gritty Prison Drama 'Starred Up'

    Tribeca Film has landed the North American rights to the Scottish drama "Starred Up."

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    Claire Danes, Damian Lewis and the 'Homeland' Producers on Betrayal, Sanity and the Real News Events That Influenced the New Season

    Last year, "Homeland" snagged a slew of Emmys even as its second season generated a backlash based on what some saw as a departure from the first season's grounding in reality for something less plausible if more dramatic. How the suspense series would approach its upcoming third season, which premi...

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    'Homeland' Goes Out With a Bang, a Few Blockbuster-Style Twists and a Great Turn from Mandy Patinkin

    The article below contains spoilers for "The Choice," the Monday, December 17th episode of "Homeland."

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    'Homeland' Averts a Catastrophe at the Cost of Making One of Its Characters a Possible Target

    The following post includes spoilers for "Two Hats," the November 25th episode of "Homeland."

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    The CIA Listens In on a Double Agent's Dirty Weekend In 'Homeland'

    This article contains spoilers for "I'll Fly Away," the Nov. 18 episode of "Homeland."

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