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    TIFF Review: ‘Samba’ Starring Omar Sy, Tahar Rahim & Charlotte Gainsbourg

    French directors Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano have been working side by side since the mid 2000s, but stormed into popularity with their 2011 hit “The Intouchables.” Breaking local box-office records with a story about a quadriplegic aristocrat and his impoverished caretaker, it appears that st...

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    Venice Review: Fatih Akin's 'The Cut' Falls Short of Its Ambition

    The Armenian genocide is explored with mixed results, but takes place on a grander scale than anything else in Akin's career to date.

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    Venice Review: Fatih Akin’s ‘The Cut’ Starring Tahar Rahim

    When Turkish-German auteur Fatih Akin pulled “The Cut” from the Cannes slate citing “personal reasons,” the rumor mill went to work overtime. Certainly, Cannes would have seemed like the natural home for the filmmaker’s next opus, so if, as was suggested, he had not been guaranteed the competition s...

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    TIFF Trailer: 'Samba' Starring Omar Sy, Charlotte Gainsbourg & Tahar Rahim

    A few years back, all anyone could talk about at the arthouse was "The Intouchables." It was the third most watched film in France in 2011, sitting at number one at the box office there for ten weeks. And not only was it a hit in its home country, but it traveled abroad widely, earning a grand total...

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    Venice Trailer: Fatih Akin's 'The Cut' Starring Tahar Rahim Plus Official Synopsis And First Images

    Some slight waves were made earlier this year when Fatih Akin pulled his forthcoming "The Cut" from the Cannes Film Festival citing "personal reasons." So we figured the movie would wind up somewhere else on the 2014 fall festival slate, and indeed, it's now at Venice and the first trailer has arriv...

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    Watch: Lea Seydoux and Tahar Rahim Find Love in Radiation Poisoning in Trailer for 'Grand Central'

    Who knew that a little dose of radiation could get people so hot? That's the premise behind Rebecca Zlotowski's film "Grand Central," which played in the Un Certain Regard section of this year's Cannes Film Festival.

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    Watch: Lea Seydoux And Tahar Rahim Share Nuclear Love In Trailer For 'Grand Central'

    While "Grand Central" is a decent enough name for the Lea Seydoux and Tahar Rahim starring romance, a more fitting title might be, "Love In The Time Of Nuclear Power." The Rebecca Zlotowski directed film follows an affair that's heated up not just by the individuals involved, by also by the looming ...

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    A First Look at Fatih Akin's 'The Cut,' Pulled from Cannes

    Fatih Akin raised eyebrows this year when he pulled his new film, "The Cut," from the Cannes lineup just days before it was due to premiere.

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    Director Fatih Akin Pulls 'The Cut' Starring Tahar Rahim From The Cannes Film Festival

    In our Cannes Film Festival predictions, we were feeling pretty good about Fatih Akin's "The Cut" making the lineup. He's already a fave at the fest, winning the screenplay prize in 2007 for “The Edge of Heaven,” and just last year he was on the ground with his documentary “Polluting Paradise.” And ...

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    'Point Break' Remake Casts Johnny Utah, Lily Collins Learns 'How To Be Single' & More

    Actress Lily Collins spent much of last year stuck in franchise panic, as planned heavyweight “The Mortal Instruments” weathered delays and production halts following the first installment’s poor critical and box office reception. Her long-term duty to Cassandra Clare’s series remains uncertain, but...

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