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    From the Wire: The Legacy of Stan Lee

    This is a really strange time to be a lifelong comic book fan. On the one hand, all your nerd dreams are coming true: geeks are cool and superheroes are mainstream. On the other hand, the success of comic book movies hasn't really trickled down to the comic book industry, which continues to stru...

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    ‘Vincere’ Director Marco Bellocchio & Isabelle Huppert Have Teamed On The Right-To-Die Drama ‘Sleeping Beauty’

    After making his directorial debut four decades ago with “Fists in the Pocket,” Italian filmmaker Marco Bellocchio has tackled many genres and styles, but one consistent characteristic has been his savage socio-political themes and undertones. His 2010 film, “Vincere,” proved...

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    2012 New Projects We're Excited About #7 - Julius Onah's "The Girl Is In Trouble"

    2012 New Projects We're Excited About #7 - Julius Onah's "The Girl Is In Trouble"

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    10 Actors To Watch at Cannes

    One of the single greatest opportunities for an actor to break out on the world cinema stage, the Cannes Film Festival, has helped launch countless careers.

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    First Look At Kevin Spacey In The Chinese Dramedy 'Inseparable'

    While actor Kevin Spacey has been hard at work assembling the new series “House of Cards” with fellow producer David Fincher at Netflix, he’s also finding time to join the ranks of A-Listers like Christian Bale in the recent “The Flowers of War” and Hugh Jackman in &ldq...

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    Females Grossly Underrepresented and Misrepresented in Top Grossing Films of 2011

    New stats are out from the Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film.  This time the research takes a look at the amount of female characters onscreen in the top grossing 100 films of 2011.

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    Afonso Poyart To Helm Supernatural 'Solace' Starring Anthony Hopkins

    It appears things are finally moving on the long gestating supernatural-crime thriller, "Solace," which Anthony Hopkins has been attached to since last fall. In case you need a refresher, the film will follow a psychic doctor, played by Hopkins, who works for the FBI and is on the trail of...

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    Cannes Film Festival 2012 Gets Underway Tomorrow. An S&A Preview...

    The 2012 installment of the most prestigious film festival in the world - the Cannes Film Festival - officially opens its doors tomorrow May 16, and will run until the 27th - not quite 2 weeks of films, parties, funs and sun in the South Of France.

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    Weinstein Co. Dominates Cannes 2012 with Advance Pick-Ups UPDATED

    As the 65th Cannes Film Festival ramps up for yet another glitzy opening on the Riviera May 16, with Wes Anderson's "Moonrise Kingdom," Harvey Weinstein is showing his muscle. The French have never more adored the indie powerhouse, who scored five Oscars for "The Artist" last year, including Best Pi...

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    The Five Most Interesting New Companies With Money at the Cannes Market, and How They Want to Spend It

    For Cannes, it's as predictable as topless sunbathers: Every year, new financing and production companies pop up in the months and weeks before the festival, ready to dive into the 12-day global market. But this spring, compared to the austerity measures of recent years, there is a near tsunami ...

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