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    'Deus Ex' The Latest Videogame Franchise Headed To The Big Screen

    Video game adaptations have had a tremendously mixed (and mostly bad) track record on the big screen, but it seems movie studios are eager to crack that nut. Perhaps it's because the line between movies and video games are forever blurring; just today it was announced that "Resident Evil 6&...

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    Listen To Hans Zimmer's Entire Score For 'The Dark Knight Rises'

    ....because there hasn't been a story about "The Dark Knight Rises" in the last twelve hours or so, here's another helping from the movie, although we're not sure what the benefit is of listening to the score before you see the flick.

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    'Union Square' Star Mira Sorvino Looks Back on Her Oscar Win and Explains Why She's Drawn to 'Dumb Blonde' Types

    She's known for playing some of the more memorable airheaded blondes commited to celluloid in "Mighty Aphrodite" and "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion," but Academy Award-winner Mira Sorvino is no dummy. Since winning an Oscar for her career-making turn as a daft pr...

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    "Battle of Algiers" Revived on 50 Year Anni of Algerian Independence

    If you haven't seen Gilles Pontocorvo's 1966 classic "The Battle of Algiers"--or it's been a while since you've seen it--I can't think of a better film that resonates with America's 21st Century state of perpetual war. See it in its final days at New York's F...

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    DirecTV To Drop 26 Viacom Channels At Midnight Tonight, July 10 (BET, Centric, VH1, TV Land, Etc)

    I'm not a customer of the provider, but, looking around my Brooklyn neighborhood, I can tell that lots of folks are, and maybe you're a customer yourself, wherever you reside. And if so, then you probably should be aware of this, if you're not already.

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    Noah Baumbach Says 'The Corrections' Is Unlikely To See The Light Of Day, 'While We're Young' Won't Be Next

    HBO might be turning into something of a safe haven for the kind of smart, adult programming that's increasingly rare in theaters, but not everything gets to make the cut. With shows like "True Blood" and "Game Of Thrones" becoming long-running hits, and newcomers like "Girls" and "The Newsroom" get...

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    Trailer Watch: Sister - Directed by Ursula Meier

    This film won the Silver Bear at the 2012 Berlin Film Festival. The film opens in the US on October 5. More info including an interview with Meier from the LAFF from Thompson on Hollywood.

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    Watch: Teaser Trailers For 'Sons Of Anarchy' Season 5 & 'Dexter' Season 7

    With the fifth and final season of "Breaking Bad" nearing its premiere next week, FX and Showtime don't want anyone to forget about September, when they will be releasing the fifth and seventh season of "Sons of Anarchy" and "Dexter," respectively. New teasers for both shows have just been released.

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    VIDEO ESSAY: THE DARK KNIGHT MYTH

    When director Christopher Nolan first conceived of his Batman film trilogy, the challenge was revitalizing a hero who had previously been buried in cinematic fantasy shtick—a de-evolution that started with Tim Burton’s promising "Batman" and ended with Joel Schumacher’s laughably bad "Batman & Robin...

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    Tonight: A FRONTLINE Special 2-Hour Presentation, 'ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America'

    As expected, it's already inspiring debate across the black blogosphere (from the topic it tackles, to whether the program/presentation should even exist), and I'm sure that will continue after it airs tonight (July 10); you're asked to check your local listings for when exactly it&...

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