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    "I Don't Think It's Too Horrific" & More Learned From 'Attack The Block' Director Joe Cornish

    The following is a reprint of our interview with director Joe Cornish at SXSW.

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    Review: Chemistry Really Cooks In The Uneven, But Super Charming 'Crazy Stupid Love'

    Precariously mixing elements of broad comedy, bittersweet heartache, charming romance and soulful, surprisingly mature dramatic moments, "Crazy, Stupid, Love" is an endearing and winning summer comedic drama. It succeeds in spite of some messy plotting, dicey adulteration of tones, and too convenien...

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    Video: Spike Jonze, Lisa Cholodenko, and me on Financing and The Rule Of The Samurai

    Spike, Lisa, and I got to have a great conversation at The Cleveland Public Library early this year, and a great crowd came. An official video was shot of the proceedings and hopefully will be available shortly, but this one came from the crowd, and is a nice little nugget to wet your appetite.

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    Kevin Smith Developing His Own 'Regis And Kelly'-Esque Daily Talk Show

    While Kevin Smith has been very vocal about leaving directing behind after he makes his gestating hockey movie "Hit Somebody," he won't be wanting for things to do. The podcast host, movie personality, Q&A friendly comic book writer and movie producer has about a zillion other projects on the go, but if there is one thing he's good at utilizing to help bring home the proverbial bacon, it's his mouth. Whatever you may think about Smith, there's no denying he's an always compelling raconteur, with countless stories about the industry, his films, his obsessions and whatever else may be on his mind at the time. So perhaps we shouldn't be too surp...

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    "Good Neighbors" Is Further Proof That Apartment Buildings Are Exceptionally Creepy

    Apartment buildings are naturally creepy places. The cinematic evidence is plentiful and compelling and was around long before writer/director Jacob Tierney began work on “Good Neighbors,” his new Montreal-set thriller. From “Rosemary’s Baby” and “Repulsion” to “Wait Until Dark” and “Rear Window,” m...

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    Watch This Short Satirical Look At Colonialism (Short Shouts)

    Haha! Love this. It's focus in specifically Australian; though it's a universal story. And I also couldn't help but be reminded of those CNN Black In America specials (h/t AIAC):

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    Max Martini On Board 'Pacific Rim'; Emory Cohen Joins 'Place Beyond The Pines'

    Boston Rapper Slaine Also A Part Of 'Cogan's Trade'A couple casting tidbits on a few projects we've been keeping a very keen eye on.

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    First Trailer For "Battleship" (Rihanna's Big Screen Acting Debut) Surfaces

    Here's your very first look at the upcoming Universal Studios big-budgeted, live action adaptation of Hasbro's naval combat board game, Battleship.

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    Watch: Gorgeous Teaser for TIFF Entry "The Hunter"

    Rookie director and established author Julia Leigh is blowing up this year. Her feature directorial debut "Sleeping Beauty" got mixed reviews at the Cannes Film Festival in May, but got people talking and is sure to keep people talking when it hits theaters on October 28 courtesy of Sundance Selects...

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    Indie Drama "Trinity Goodheart" Starring Eric Benét Coming To GMC TV In August + Trailer

    The film made its debut at the American Black Film Festival earlier this month; and while I attended the festival, I didn't see the film, so I can't really comment on it. What I saw and heard about it wasn't encouraging, so I skipped it. Didn't look like it was for me. But maybe it's actually better...

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