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    It's Free! But You Can Still Pay For It If You Wish...

    What's the goal? Building an audience, or making a profit? Some projects are undertaken for other reasons than getting rich. Sometimes we just want to educate people. And sometimes that noble effort, leads people to give even more.

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  • Thompson on Hollywood
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    NY Film Critics Circle Will Vote November 28, Beating Out Board of Review

    The New York Film Critics Circle will move up their annual vote for the 2011 Film Critics Circle Awards to November 28, ahead of the December 1 National Board of Review meeting, which historically has been the first year-end group to vote. The NYFCC will meet at the Walter Reade Theatre at Lincoln C...

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  • The Playlist
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    Stephen Gaghan Lines Up 'The Snakehead' & Untitled Drug Trafficking Movie To Direct

    It has been a while since we've heard anything from "Traffic" writer and "Syriana" writer/director Stephen Gaghan. Ever since his sophomore film, Gaghan was attached to a few projects that never quite got moving. He was set to adapt Malcolm Gladwell's nonfiction bestseller "Blink" for Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way shingle but that seems to have stalled out; he wrote a "Speed"-like thriller called "Dead Spy Running" that McG was eyeing to direct and he also had an untitled action pic set up over at Lionsgate. Late this summer, he signed up to adapt a popular series of books by a Swedish criminologist, psychological profiler and author G.W. Pe...

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    BronzeLens Film Festival Returns to Atlanta for its 2nd Year

    Producer Roger Bobb and actress Nicole Ari Parker serve as honorary Co-chairs for this year's BronzeLens Film Festival in Atlanta, Georgia.

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    U.S. Remake Of BAFTA-Winning "Misfits" Likely To Happen . . . Regrettably

    According to The Daily Blam, a U.S. remake of the popular British dramedy Misfits is in the works. Gossip Girl producer Josh Schwartz reportedly will begin early pre-production for a pitch to American networks.

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    Warner Bros. Swings Around The Pole For Steven Soderbergh's 'Magic Mike'

    Joe Manganiello Reveals Character Costumes For Some Of The Strippers In The MovieSteven Soderbergh and Warner Bros. have had a long and mostly fruitful relationship for much of the director's career. Of course, right now they are doing very well with "Contagion," which as taken in over $75 million so far, and that's with international territories only starting to open now. And over the years WB has housed variety of Soderbergh's films both big and small, including the "Ocean's Eleven" trilogy, "The Good German" and "The Informant!" and they are also behind the developing "The Man From U.N.C.L.E." And with lensing well underway on the indie-fi...

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    Media Watch: Prometheus Global's Trade Struggles, Elle on THR's Min, Wolff Out at Adweek

    The Hollywood Reporter looks like it should be successful, with burgeoning traffic numbers and a healthy industry readership. But is it? In order to support a glossy weekly magazine, new editor Janice Min increased her staff and has managed to mix business with pleasure with newsy, readable copy onl...

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    John Cusack & Johnny Knoxville Are Going To Rio De Janeiro For 'Carnaval'

    As far as paid vacations to Brazil go, you could probably do worse.

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    Winners of Academy's Nicholl Screenwriting Fellowships Get $30,000

    The seven winners of the Academy's 2011 Nicholl Screenwriting Fellowships will each receive $30,000 (list is below). The first installment will be presented to them on November 3 at a gala Academy dinner. A record number of scripts (6,730) were submitted this year. Here are eligibility details and m...

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    Ving Rhames Returns in First Teaser Trailer for 'Piranha 3DD'

    "It's double the terror, and double the D's."

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