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    Golden Globe Nominations To Be Announced December 15

    The first folks to see Avatar will be, naturally, the Hollywood Foreign Press. They see the much-anticipated James Cameron 3-D epic on December 8th. (I see it on the 10th.) The HFPA are also ubiquitous on the Oscar party circuit. To say they are being wined and dined is an understatement.

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    nyc | a night at the opera

    nyc | a night at the opera

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    LAT Gives Claudia Eller Player-Coach Status

    What's a player-coach? Well, veteran LAT entertainment business writer Claudia Eller is adding that role to her many duties at the LAT, as described below in a memo from entertainment/business AME Sallie Hofmeister.

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    Veterans, Newcomers, Factoids and More from the Sundance U.S. Competition

    The early December ritual of the Sundance lineup release is again underway with the competition lineups announced today. Now that die hards have had a bit of time to digest the official roster, and the rumors and insider tip offs are now heresay, iW came up with some initial factoids and trivia for ...

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    Sundance Changes with the Times

    There's a new Sundance sheriff in town.

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    Polanski Gets Out of Jail Friday on $4.5 Million Bail

    As expected, filmmaker Roman Polanski will get out of jail on $4.5 million bail. Swiss justice officials announced Wednesday that the director can move to his Gstaad chalet at 1 PM on Friday. Here's the LAT:

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    cinemadaily | A Girl and a Gun

    Experimental filmmaker Gustav Deutsch’s latest found footage concoction, "Film Ist. a Girl & a Gun," begins a weeklong run today at New York's Anthology Film Archives.

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    Box Office 2.0: The Curious Case of "Orson Welles"

    Amidst a busy Thanksgiving box office frame that saw such flashy specialty success stories as "Broken Embraces"'s mammoth per-theater-average and "Precious"'s continued success in semi-wide release, another indie success story was potentially being set in motion. The do-it-yourself release of Richa...

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    My Spirit Predictions Sucked; Though I'm Guessing I'm Not Alone

    My Spirit Predictions Sucked; Though I'm Guessing I'm Not Alone

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    Media Watch: In Entertainment, At Least, the LAT is Hiring

    At the recent Digital Hollywood I was struck by Los Angeles Times entertainment honcho Sallie Hofmeister's description of what her paper is doing. The good news, for those of us who cover Hollywood, is that the LAT is now so online-focused (after years of avoidance behavior) that they have decided to BEEF UP the entertainment coverage (in the face of other layoffs). That is because they are going after online traffic. As we all know, celebs and red carpets and Twilight and Superman bring eyeballs. Hofmeister said that their strategy is to lure younger readers --the future for all newspapers that wish to survive--with pop candy. She also made...

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