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    5 Movies That Would Be Better if Not Set At Christmas

    We all have favorite Christmas movies that we watch every year. For me, "Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas" is the most necessary. And I'll watch bits of "A Christmas Story" and "Scrooged" if they're on TV (and both are on TV a lot this time of year). Th...

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    'Blue Valentine' Will Break Your Heart Two Days Earlier Than Planned, Hits Theaters On December 29th

    Now that the whole ratings brouhaha has been resolved and "Blue Valentine" has received the much more reasonable and fair R-rating instead of the reactionary original NC-17 tag, The Weinstein Company can focus on the task at hand: getting asses into seats for what they hope will be an Oscar contende...

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    Phillip Noyce Won't Direct 'Salt 2,' But He Could Take On 'Our Wild Life'

    Exclusive: There was talk of a sequel to the Angelina Jolie-led action spy flick, "Salt" -- as directed by Phillip Noyce -- almost as soon as the picture came out. Was "Salt" successful? The recently released DVD might help determine that final figure, but with a reported budget of $110 million (not...

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    Panahi Receives Support from European Film Fests: Say Conviction "Violates Basic Human Rights"

    This Monday in Tehran, Iranian filmmakers Jafar Panahi and Mohammed Rassoulov received sentences condemning them to six years behind bars for producing propaganda against the system. The judgment also comes with a twenty year ban on filmmaking for Panahi. Panahi's works include "The White Baloon" ...

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    Michael Haneke Considered 'Blood Meridian,' Has Epic Sci-Fi Gambling Movie He Wants To Make

    Who would expect anything other than frustrating dissent and people spouting derogatory terms when navigating IMDB message boards? The answer is practically no one, but that doesn't mean we don't frequent them from time to time -- nerd lingo would call it "lurking" -- because sometimes, news falls t...

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    Palm Springs Locks in Full 2011 Slate

    The 22nd annual Palm Spring International Film Festival - which launches on January 6 with Francois Ozon's Gallic farce "Potiche," and wraps on January 16 with Justin Chadwick's drama "The First Grader" - has released the full slate of films on its docket. In all, this year's edition will be made up...

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    Watch: New Trailer For 'The Lincoln Lawyer' Reveals That (Gasp) Creepy Defendant Is Probably Lying

    A new trailer for "The Lincoln Lawyer" has arrived and as much as we want this to be some decent escapist fare and as much as we like the potboilers by Michael Connelly, our expectations for this one are quickly diminishing.

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    Soundtrack For 'Gnomeo & Juliet' Is Basically An Elton John Greatest Hits Collection

    One of the real trials for parents forced to drag their tiny progeny to the multiplex to see a film is sitting through a kid's pic with irritating songs sung by irritating characters. And while we have yet to weigh in on Disney's animated garden gnome film "Gnomeo & Juliet," at least parents won't h...

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    All You Need Is Now

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