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    Powerhouse Duo Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci Split Up, Orci Wants To Direct 'Star Trek 3'

    For better (and definitely for worse), producing/writing duo Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci have been behind some of the biggest blockbusters of the last decade or so. "The Amazing Spider-Man" and "Star Trek" franchises are among their biggest accomplishments, and "Now You See Me" was a massive hit....

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    Disney's Alan Horn Says Studio Is "Struggling With" Opening 'Captain American 3' Against 'Batman Vs. Superman'

    When Warner Bros. moved "Batman Vs. Superman" to May 6, 2016—against a then-untitled Marvel movie—it seemed like a confident jab at their competitors. When "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" opened to massive numbers, and "Captain America 3" was revealed as Marvel's mystery movie, suddenly WB's p...

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    The 20 Highest Grossing Indies of 2014 (A Running List)

    Here's a chart of 2014's twenty highest grossing films (so far, clearly) tracked by Indiewire's box office charts.

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    2014 BlackStar Film Fest Announces Call for Film Submissions & Revamped Screenplay Competition

    2014 BlackStar Film Fest Announces Call for Film Submissions & Revamped Screenplay Competition

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    Interview: Naturi Naughton Talks 'Power', Starring in Regina King's Directorial Debut, Desires to Play Patti LaBelle, and More

    In the upcoming Starz drama Power, Naturi Naughton co-stars as the wife of Ghost (Omari Hardwick), a New York nightclub owner living a double life as a drug kingpin. Created by 50 Cent, the series is set to premiere this summer.

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    Video Interview: Mary Elizabeth Winstead Juggles It All In Tribeca Drama 'Alex Of Venice'

    When actresses and audiences alike lament the lack of interesting roles for—and movies about—women as central characters, “Alex of Venice” should be held up as a shining example of what could be. The independent feature, which premiered this week at the Tribeca Film Festival, stars Mary Elizabeth Wi...

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    Meryl Streep Receives Monte Cristo Award from Eugene O'Neill Center

    Streep picked up the one acting award in the world she hadn't yet received on Monday evening.

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    A Handful Of Fresh Official Photos From Denzel Washington/Antoine Fuqua Collab, 'The Equalizer'

    A Handful Of Fresh Official Photos From Denzel Washington/Antoine Fuqua Collab, 'The Equalizer'

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    Netflix Plans Price Hike for New Subscribers

    It's catching on with streaming sites that it's time to charge more for their goods. A couple months ago Amazon Prime announced its annual fee would jump by $20 beginning in 2015. Now Netflix intends to raise its subscription price for new customers by $1 or $2 per month.

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    New 'Star Wars' Will Cost $200 Million, Casting "Almost Done," George Lucas Still Consulting on Films

    Disney chair Alan Horn sat down with Jon Erlichman of Bloomberg Television to discuss the on-the-horizon "Star Wars" trilogy set to unfold over the next several years. Quote highlights, below.

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