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    Smurf: Smurf For 'The Smurfs' Finally Smurfs

    Did you see "Hop"? Well, basically "The Smurfs 3D" is the exact same movie but with multiple little blue protagonists instead of one long-eared one.

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    Kathryn Bigelow's "Kill Bin Laden" Film Gets Greenlight; Casting Begins

    Columbia Pictures made it all possible by picking up distribution rights to the long-in-development project, which Academy Award winner Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker) and journalist and screenwriter Mark Boal (who also won an Academy Award for The Hurt Locker), have reportedly been working on sin...

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    Review: 'Tuesday, After Christmas' Features Strong Performances In Otherwise Contrived Adultery Tale

    The following is a reprint of our review from the New York Film Festival in 2010.

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    BBC America Announces "Dramaville" Hour Hosted By Idris Elba + "Luther" Season 2 Official Debut Date

    Received the below press release earlier today... the gist of it... BBC America is launching an hour-long weekly programming slot it's labeling Dramaville, during which it plans to air a number of critically acclaimed drama series, including Idris Elba's Luther, and a set of brand new series, includ...

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    Academy's Move Toward Electronic Balloting: Target for Hackers?

    The Academy's note to some 5800 members warning them that electronic balloting could be coming by the next awards season is surprising news. The letter from the Academy's director of membership Kimberly Roush asked members for a direct email that did not go through an assistant or intermediary. The ...

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    'Oz: The Great And Powerful' Will Battle 'Elysium' On March 8, 2013

    Update: Soon to be 12 year old Joey King is making her classmates jealous. After recently joining "The Dark Knight Rises," the child actress has also joined "Oz The Great And Powerful" in the role of China Girl reports Variety. In the film, her character is taken under the wing of Oz (Franco) after ...

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    Watch: 6 New Clips From 'X-Men: First Class' Invokes Lots Of Familiar Political Talk

    Also Shows First Real Look At Sebastian ShawSo, do you want to see "X-Men: First Class" without paying for it? Given the amount of stills, clips, TV spots and trailers Fox has dropped for the film, someone could probably put together a pretty decent chunk of footage from the film. At any rate, it ce...

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    Gabrielle Union Will Play John Slattery's Girlfriend In Indie Dramedy "Family Tree"

    Well, damn... it seems like we hadn't heard much from Gabrielle Union over the last few years, as far as her big screen movie career is concerned. She's done some TV since then, but the last time she was in a theatrically released movie was in 2008's Cadillac Records, although it feels like it's bee...

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    Fox Searchlight Picks Up Dayton/Faris Film 'He Loves Me'; Jeff Bridges Being Courted For A Role

    It’s been five years since 2006’s “Little Miss Sunshine” and while directing duo Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris have had several projects in development, earlier this year it was finally revealed the duo were pushing forward with "He Loves Me." Written by actress Zoe Kazan who will co-star in the picture with her real-life boyfriend Paul Dano, the project is a meta-strange sounding road-trip film that centers on a young novelist who achieves success early in his career but begins to face struggles. It has been described as a blend of “Adaptation” and “Weird Science,” as the young protagonist follows the advice of writing the woman he think...

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    Edi Gathegi Cast In Lead Role In New USA Network Pilot "Wild Card"

    Speaking of up and coming young black actors... Edi Gathegi seems to be gradually making a name for himself in Hollywood, building a resume, both in film and TV - from Twilight to X-Men: First Class on the big screen, and bit parts on several TV shows, to, now, one of 3 lead roles in a new USA Netwo...

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