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    Casting: Nicole Kidman & Reese Witherspoon Tell 'Big Little Lies,' Casey Affleck Clocks 'Finest Hour' And More

    Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon are combining their acting and producing powers. The pair have teamed up and acquired the rights to Liane Moriarty's book "Big Little Lies," with plans to develop it as a starring comedic vehicle for both of them. The bestseller tells the tale of "of three mothers...

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    Lionsgate Follows 'Twilight/Hunger Games' Template by Extending 'Divergent' "Trilogy"

    Not only does Lionsgate/Summit commit to an ongoing production--which is the closest the movie companies come to episodic television, allowing fans to invest in the creation of a world over time--and hang on to beloved actors over a series of films, but "Divergent" is now extending the life of its "...

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    How 'Divergent' Became a Franchise Before It Opened and Lost Its Director

    "Divergent" will prove itself at the box office on its second weekend--but the sequel is on its way no matter what. Producer Lucy Fisher reveals how they made the movie, found their romantic leads, lost the director for the sequels, and why this represents a new filmmaking paradigm.

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    Divergent

    "Divergent" has an empathetic heroine, an intriguing premise to keep it afloat, and enough twists to sustain it...

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    REVIEW: Does 'Divergent' Have Legs?

    Anti-fascist (sort of) and pro-girl (definitely), “Divergent’ – the first in the trilogy-to-be based on the Veronica Roth novels -- is meant to position Shailene Woodley as the next in the Jennifer Lawrence/Emma Watson/Lily Collins line of YA-inspired warrior princesses. But Woodley plays another ki...

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    Review: 'Divergent' Starring Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet, Miles Teller & More

    The cornerstone of young adult fiction is its exploration of personal, emotional issues through the filter of ridiculously high stakes, not the least of which because teenagers equate their feelings with the center of the universe. But when film adaptations of that material build real universes to p...

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    Watch: Final Full Length Trailer For 'Divergent' Tries To Make The Case For YA Survival

    Quick, name a modern YA franchise that has succeeded since the "Twilight" juggernaut stormed into theaters and forced every scared-stiff, looking-over-their-shoulder studio exec to scramble for his/her own would-be moneymaking property? For every 'Hunger Games,' that has triumphed, there has been a ...

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    Third 'Divergent' Movie 'Allegiant' Added to 2016 Summit Schedule Before the First One Opens, Burger Won't Return (VIDEO)

    Before the first "Divergent" film has opened (March 21, 2014), Lionsgate's Summit Entertainment has scheduled "Allegiant," the third film adaptation of Veronica Roth's bestselling "Divergent" trilogy, to open wide on March 18, 2016. "Insurgent," the second film, will come to theaters on March 20, 20...

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    New 'Divergent' Character Posters Arrive Armed and Ready for Battle

    A slew of new character posters have arrived for upcoming YA franchise hopeful "Divergent," starring Shailene Woodley and Theo James in the big-screen adaptation of Veronica Roth's first novel in her bestselling trilogy. Check them out below.

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    Dane DeHaan Feeling 'Tulip Fever,' Melisandre Feels 'Incarnate,' Alan Arkin & Amanda Seyfried Have A ‘Wonderful Time’ & More

    Developing for nearly a decade, the adaptation of Deborah Moggach's "Tulip Fever"has seen all kinds of names — John Madden, Keira Knightley, Jude Law, Peter Chelsom, Tom Hooper — kick the tires, but nothing coalesced. But earlier this year the wheels started spinning again with Alicia Vikander becam...

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