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    Weekend Box Office: Inception Launches Strong, Sorcerer's Apprentice Flops

    Proving yet again that originality does not breed contempt at the box office, Christopher Nolan's Inception scored a strong opening weekend with $60 million, while Disney uber-producer Jerry Bruckheimer suffered his second b.o. dud this summer with Sorcerer's Apprentice. Anthony D'Alessandro does th...

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    Salt Early Reviews: Jolie Meets Bond

    Here's the first review of Salt from THR:

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    FUTURES | "Wo Ai Ni (I Love You), Mommy" Director Stephanie Wang-Breal

    Earlier this summer, when the Silverdocs jury awarded Stephanie Wang-Breal "Wo Ai Ni (I Love You), Mommy," certainly a dark horse, with the Sterling U.S. Feature Award, even Wang-Breal was surprised: "I saw the other films in competition and was blown away. I was not expecting it at all." Reading ...

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    Mel Gibson in Rewind.

    I couldn't help but giddily enjoy Movieline's rundown of Christian Bale/Mel Gibson rants a few days ago. How often does a guy provide such potent material for remixes more than once a year? For reference, here's the earlier occasion:

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    Trailer Watch: The Town

    Ben Affleck wrote and directed this new Bean Town crime drama, adapted from Chuck Hogan's Prince of Thieves. The Town depicts the struggles of ruthless robber Doug MacRay (Affleck) and the unexpected complications of falling for his former hostage, Claire Keesey (Rebecca Hall). The robber scenes r...

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    Clip Exclusive: The Disappearance of Alice Creed

    Here's an exclusive preview from the new British thriller, The Disappearance of Alice Creed, which is set for an August 6 theatrical and VOD release from Anchor Bay. The film from rookie director J Blakeson follows kidnappers Danny (Martin Compston) and Vic (Eddie Marsan) as they try to ransom Alice...

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    Trailer Watch: The Social Network

    Here's the new trailer for David Fincher's upcoming The Social Network, which opens the New York Film Festival. The story depicts nerdy Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg) triumphing over business rivals and the rigors of becoming a billionaire.

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    Spout About: "Inception" (Spoilers)

    Here is the first installment of a new regular feature on Spout where we open up the discussion of a hot new film to those who've seen it. That means both the content of the post and the comments will and can be very SPOILER-heavy. If you haven't yet seen "Inception," you'll want to avoid what I write and ask about it after the jump as well as anything below that. It's likely you already understand this, as it's hard to read anything about the film, promotional or reviews, without learning too much about it. It's that kind of movie where you're best off knowing as little as possible going in. I wish I could have had that experience, as I som...

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    Review Roundup | "Inception"

    Review Roundup | "Inception"

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    Harry Potter, Lord of the Mashup

    The new Harry Potter 7 Trailer seems vaguely reminiscent of Lord of the Rings. Granted, both are fantasy films, but the sweeping helicopter shots of magical warriors running across fields and mountains seem a little too similar. Well there's a reason! Harry Potter will be traveling to Middle Eart...

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