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    Trailer Watch: Ava DuVernay's Must-See 'Middle of Nowhere'

    Check out the new trailer for Ava DuVernay's drama "Middle of Nowhere," which won her Sundance's Directing Award. Warmly received at Sundance and its Los Angeles premiere at LAFF, the film opens October 12.

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    Tarantino Officially Wraps 'Django Unchained,' Hits the Editing Room

    Producer Stacey Sher announced on her Facebook page that finally, Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained," has wrapped after some 130 shooting days. Here's what Sher wrote: Well, we did it! At 1:23 AM, we wrapped up the extraordinary journey that has been the filming of Django Unchained.

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    Watch: New Trailer For Sundance Winner 'Middle of Nowhere'

    Winner of the the Best Director Award at this year's Sundance Film Festival (Read our feature with director Ava DuVernay), "Middle of Nowhere" follows Ruby, a bright medical student who sets aside her dreams and suspends her career when her husband is incarcerated. As the committed cou...

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    Jon Favreau Conferring With Pixar's Brain Trust On The Developing 'Magic Kingdom'

    Jon Favreau was making the press rounds for his new J.J. Abrams-produced world-without-electricity television series "Revolution," but Crave Online, wisely acknowledging that talking about "Revolution" is kinda boring, instead quizzed the "Iron Man" director about his plans for "Magic Kingdom," the ...

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    Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Expands to San Francisco

    Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is heading to San Francisco.

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  • Women and Hollywood
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    Guest Post: Why Catwoman is the Best Part of The Dark Knight Rises

    I owe Christopher Nolan and Anne Hathaway an apology.

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    Exclusive: Emile Hirsch Tries To Stop The Hit In Clip From William Friedkin's 'Killer Joe' Starring Matthew McConaughey

    As wickedly funny as it is gleefully depraved, William Friedkin's B-movie sizzler "Killer Joe" is really unlike anything you'll see this year. Hilarious and jaw dropping in equal measure, the movie is a fiercely entertaining good time, and while that NC-17 rating by the MPAA is a bit harsh, it speak...

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    Full Trailer For Ava DuVernay's Award-Winning 'Middle Of Nowhere' Debuts

    Here's the first full trailer for Ava DuVernay's acclaimed drama Middle Of Nowhere, which stars Emayatzy Corinealdi, David Oyelowo, Omari Hardwick, Lorraine Touissaint, and Edwina Findley (shot by award-winning DP Bradford Young).

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    Liev Schreiber Joins Lee Daniels' 'The Butler' As Lyndon Johnson, Co-Stars With Woody Allen In 'Fading Gigolo'

    Just as Lee Daniels' upcoming White House drama “The Butler” takes place over the course of eight presidencies, naturally the film is going to be populated with a talented, expansive cast. It's certainly attracted an interesting bunch already, with Robin Williams and Alan Rickman inhabiting the role...

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    Academy Tightens Some Oscar Campaign Rules, Allows More Direct Marketing to Members

    The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences constantly updates the regulations for how distributors, talent and campaigners market movies to Academy voters. According to outgoing Academy President Tom Sherak, “these rules help us maintain a level playing field for all o...

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