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    With "Kites," Bollywood Aims for the Sky...and for a Place in Global Cinema

    When Anurag Basu's "Kites" opens in theaters tomorrow, it will have the distinction of being the largest worldwide release for a Hindi film, screening on 2300 screens, 500 of them outside of the Indian subcontinent. Hindi films, or Bollywood films as we commonly call them, are getting wider and wid...

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    Doug Liman: "This is what I've been trying to do my whole career"

    Despite his significant successes over the past fifteen years, director Doug Liman effectively called his career a bit of a failure today at the Cannes Film Festival. Or, at the very least, he admitted that he's never achieved his ultimate goals with a movie, until now.

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    Cannes Day 9: Minute by Minute

    Each day at the Cannes Film Festival (May 12 - 23), indieWIRE is publishing a frequently updated dispatch from France. All times listed are local French time.

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    In the Works: Housing Horror, Wandering Skater, "Badass" Texan, Adult Artists & Soccer Impact

    Three of the films profiled in this week's "In the Works" coincidentally deal in some way with the home foreclosure crisis, beginning with Richard Ledes' horror thriller, the aptly titled "Foreclosure," starring Michael Imperioli, Wendell Pierce, and Bill Raymond; as well as documentaries-in-progres...

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    Cannes Day 8: Minute by Minute

    Each day at the Cannes Film Festival (May 12 - 23), indieWIRE is publishing a frequently updated dispatch from France. All times listed are local French time.

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    Again In Cannes, Filmmaker Xavier Dolan Talks Life, Love & "Heartbeats"

    Xavier Dolan is riding an enviable wave that filmmakers twice his age (or more) would covet. His critically acclaimed debut feature, "J'ai tué ma mère" (I Killed My Mother) debuted in Cannes last year (picking up three awards along the way) and will soon get a U.S. theatrical release. Now, he's back...

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    Eugene Hernandez: Six Down, Six To Go

    May 18, 2010: Cannes, France -- The 63rd Cannes Film Festival opened with Ridley Scott's "Robin Hood" and hit its midpoint with Jean-Luc Godard's "Film Socialisme." At a festival honoring auteurs, it was surprising that neither man was on hand to bask in their spotlight.

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    Cannes Day 7: Minute by Minute

    Each day at the Cannes Film Festival (May 12 - 23), indieWIRE is publishing a frequently updated dispatch from France. All times listed are local French time.

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    Small Screen | "The Messenger" and "Invictus" Lead Long List of Home Viewing Options

    After racking up two Oscar nominations and making a million at the box office, Oren Moverman's "The Messenger" (criticWIRE rating: B+) is one of Oscilloscope Laboratories' biggest successes in the company's young life. This week, the film, which stars Ben Foster and Woody Harrelson as soldiers who must notify next of kin of their loved ones' deaths in combat, comes home to Blu-Ray and DVD. Blogger Nick Schager sums up his take on the film, "'The Messenger' conveys the lingering damage wrought by conflict but, more than that, a universal need for stability and comfort, and if its ending carries with it a whiff of Hollywood hopefulness, it’s...

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    Jean Luc Godard: "No Comment"

    The two words, "No Comment," in medium-sized white type on a black screen, conclude Jean-Luc Godard's latest, "Film Socialisme." Unexpectedly, that appears to be his only statement on his new film, which debuted today at the Cannes Film Festival.

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