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    'War Horse' Star Jeremy Irvine Joins 'The Railway Man' Playing A Young Colin Firth

    A lot has been made of the Oscar potential for Steven Spielberg’s still-unseen WWI epic “War Horse,” but the majority of that chatter has been for the Picture, Directing, Screenplay, and technical categories. Hardly anyone has mentioned the young lead of "War Horse," Jeremy Irvine, as a Best Actor contender. But, as Kristopher Tapley and Anne Thompson pointed out on their excellent Oscar Talk podcast, if "War Horse" is a hit with the Academy, the film’s actors could ride a tidal wave of goodwill right onto Nomination Shore. Stranger things have happened: See Ian McKellan’s Best Supporting Actor nomination for “Lord of the Rings: The Fellowshi...

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    Watch: Michelle Williams Gets Wet & Sings In 2 New Clips From 'My Week With Marilyn'

    We've already seen the plethora of pictures of Michelle Williams looking the part in "My Week With Marilyn," but the question now is, can she act the part as well? And if these newly released clips from the movie are anything to go by, the actress has that nailed down as well.

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    Brandy Norwood, Ella Joyce & Jerry Stiller Join Cast Of Tyler Perry's "The Marriage Counselor"

    Brandy Norwood, Ella Joyce and Jerry Stiller (yes, Ben Stiller's dad) have all joined the growing cast of Tyler Perry's The Marriage Counselor, which already stars Jurnee Smollett, Lance Gross, Kim Kardashian, Vanessa Williams and Robbie Jones.

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    First Official Look at Zoe Saldana and Bradley Cooper in Blacklist Plagiarism Indie 'The Words'

    We last profiled this film back in June, when Tambay posted on-set pictures of its two leading stars Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana filming a romantic city stroll.

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    Flashback - Remembering "Tenafly"

    I'm thinking maybe I ought to post occasionally pieces about forgotten black TV shows from the past. Maybe it's my imagination, compared to what we have today, there seemed to be a lot more black TV series back in the day. And there was a diversity in them too, from sit-coms to dramas. Not all of ...

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    The 7 Indie Films You Must See This November

    The 7 Indie Films You Must See This November

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    Amanda Seyfried & Peter Sarsgaard To Star In Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman's 'Lovelace' Biopic

    No, this isn't Matthew Wilder‘s “Inferno” that was famously going to have Lindsay Lohan in the lead role, but now is toplined by Malin Akerman and Matt Dillon. Instead, this is the competing project by “Howl” and “The Celluloid Closet” directors Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman that at one point was...

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    Malick Fans, Eat Your Heart Out: Two More Films on the Way, Starring Bale, Blanchett, Gosling, Mara

    FilmNation has two hot tickets to bring to the AFM: Topliners Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett are each set to star in two upcoming Terence Malick films. Bale will appear alongside Blanchett, Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara and Haley Bennett in Lawless, while Knight of Cups will star Bale, Blanchett and ...

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    Mirror Mirror On The Wall, Who's The Greatest Raptor Of Them All?

    It seems whenever we mention certain raptors (rappers-turned-actors) on this blog, we seem to get a plethora of moans and groans from S&A readers. And yes, some of us have taken our own swipes regarding a few of them as well--rightfully so in my opinion. Considering the vast pool of talent one can...

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    IN THE WORKS: Lionsgate's AFM Slate; Irvine and Firth in Railway Man; Corey Stoll's Next Move

    Lionsgate is busy, handling several new projects at the AFM. There's Murder of a Cat, from producer Sam Raimi and his director wife, Gillian Greene Raimi. The dark comedy is about a man who discovers his recently murdered cat had a double life with a mysterious young woman. There are echoes Martin M...

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