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    Watch: Kanye West's Puzzling But Pretty 'Runaway'

    Kanye West has been threatening to drop his short film "Runaway" before his new album "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" hits stores November 22nd, and here it is. "Runaway" follows the story of Mr. West, a scantly-clad phoenix (Selita Ebanks) that falls from the sky and the saddest explosions ever to grace the small screen. Unleashed onto YouTube over the weekend (you can find the curses-and-all cut right here), West's first short film stands to prove the man demands respect as an artist; there's barely a shred of subtlety to the damn thing and the plot is gaunt, and your only bits of cryptic info are handed to you by a stone-faced West, w...

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    Keith Richards' Memoir Life Wins Raves

    I bought my first issue of Rolling Stone in a long time to get a slice of the Keith Richards memoir Life (on sale October 26) and I will try to convince my book group (which tends to read fiction) to assign it. Friends and I talked about Life at dinner Saturday night (after which I had the pleasure ...

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    Stars Set to Align at 10th Marrakech International Film Festival

    James Caan is slated to be the toast of the 10th annual Marrakech International Film Festival. The "Godfather" star will be on hand to kick off the festival with the opening night screening of Malcolm Venville's "Henry's Crime," in which he stars alongside Keanu Reeves, who will also make an appeara...

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    Oscar Best Actress Race Far From Over: Halle Berry To Make A Run With 'Frankie & Alice'

    This year's Best Actress race is one of the most competitive in years. With no clear front runner and a number of fantastic performances throughout the year, this one remains the biggest wildcard on the ballot and the field will be bracing themselves as another strong competitor enters the fold.

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    Ryan Reynolds Comedy 'Waiting....' To Become Half Hour Sitcom

    So, for the thirty-seven of you who might actually care, the 2005 Ryan Reynolds comedy "Waiting...." is being turned into half-hour television show by Comedy Central.

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    David Lynch's Top Five Films for AFI Fest 2010

    AFI Fest 2010's Guest Director, David Lynch, has chosen five films for his special sidebar program. Lynch graduated from AFI in 1970, and his first feature film, which was made while he was a Fellow at AFI's Center for Advanced Film Studies, Eraserhead, will also be screened. Lynch's five (fabulous,...

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    Confirmed: Jean-Luc Godard Has Better Things To Do, Won't Attend Ceremony For Honorary Oscar

    Not so much of a surprise. The Academy has officially confirmed that Jean-Luc Godard won't be attending the Governors Award to accept his honorary Oscar, capping off a particularly tragi-comic tale.

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    Robert Downey Jr. To Bail On Alfonso Cuaron's 'Gravity'?

    Last we heard, Sandra Bullock had signed on to join Alfonso Cuaron's ailing sci-fi thriller "Gravity," but now doubts are being raised about whether or not long-attached co-star Robert Downey Jr., will stay on board the film.

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    Box Office: "Gym" Top Opener In Slow Specialty Market (UPDATED)

    While the studios continued to see overwhelmingly strong October openings with the huge debut of "Paranormal Activity 2", the specialty market had a relatively slow weekend. According to estimates provided by Rentrak earlier today, Zipporah Films' release of Frederick Wiseman's acclaimed doc "Boxin...

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    Godard Will Miss the Academy's Governors Awards

    The Academy confirms that filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard will not be making the trek across the pond to attend the November 13 Governor's Awards at the Kodak Theatre. Last year, when ailing John Calley couldn't accept the Thalberg award, a heavyweight roster of past winners turned up to honor him, inclu...

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