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    Entourage Movie in Works, Fassbender on the Rise, Weinsteins Grab Miral, Del Toro Posts on Hobbit

    - Entourage producer Mark Wahlberg is turning the hit HBO series into a feature length film, MTV reports. The seventh season arrives in a few weeks, followed by six additional episodes in 2011. Wahlberg told Josh Horowitz: the show needs to end strong before making the movie, and he believes this is...

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    Produced By: Focus on Diversity Demands Guts, Strategy, and a Subversive Spirit

    At Sunday's Produced By panel "New Voices," Precious director Lee Daniels and fellow panelists talked about fighting fear and resistance with guts and hustle, reports Amy Dawes:

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    Small Screen | Scorsese, "Oceans," and Gay Pride Docs Look to Find a Home

    During its theatrical release, Leonard Maltin called Martin Scorsese's "Shutter Island" (criticWIRE rating: B), which heads to DVD and Blu-Ray today, a "major disappointment." He centers most of his critique on the film's twist, saying "I felt as if I’d been led through a labyrinthine shaggy-dog story only to arrive at a meaningless punchline." But not everyone agrees. Rob Nelson, who gave the film an A on criticWIRE, said on Moving Image Source, "'Shutter Island'—unlike Scorsese’s 'Cape Fear'—isn’t principally an exercise in cleverly telegraphed allusion or even in horror. Indeed, acting more Kubrickian than ever, the director (who also...

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    Career Watch: Prince of Persia Setback for Rising Star Gyllenhaal

    No question that summer disappointment Prince of Persia marks a rare setback for Jake Gyllenhaal. Critics assailed his attempt to carry a Jerry Bruckheimer sword-and-sandal action tentpole, but the actor remains on Hollywood's list of go-to rising stars. Here's a taste of my latest Inside Movies Car...

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    PURE (action cinema)

    PURE (action cinema)

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    PBC: Top Producers Dish on Lousy Filmmaking Present, Death of Drama and Cable Future

    Amid the general doom and gloom for studios and indies alike, at this weekend's Produced By Conference, producers Mark Gordon, Marshall Herskovitz, Richard Zanuck, Larry Gordon, and Mark Johnson marked some cautious upbeat notes, reports Amy Dawes:

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    Bullock Reunites with Reynolds on Action Comedy Most Wanted

    Sandra Bullock knows what she's doing. Tired of all the crazy tabloid crap, she's moving the conversation on to kissing Scarlett Johansson on MTV and possibly co-starring with her husband Ryan Reynolds on a new comedy, Most Wanted. Looks like she's following my career advice and getting back to work...

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    MTV Movie Awards: Bullock Should Have Kissed Betty White, Eclipse Clip, Cruise and JLo Dance

    As I've said, most awards shows are about people promoting themselves. Wouldn't it be a great idea to get the three stars to intro the Twilight: Eclipse video? (It's below, along with clips from the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, The Last Airbender, and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.) Let's hav...

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    Philly's QFest World Premieres Nine

    Philly's QFest World Premieres Nine

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    Harper Lee Doc "Hey Boo" to Celebrate 50 Years of "Mockingbird"

    Harper Lee Doc "Hey Boo" to Celebrate 50 Years of "Mockingbird"

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