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    Trailers from Hell: Josh Olson on Kazan's Biting Masterpiece 'A Face in the Crowd'

    Elia Kazan Week! begins at Trailers from Hell with screenwriter Josh Olson introducing Elia Kazan's brilliant and bitter showbiz sendup "A Face in the Crowd," starring a never-better Andy Griffith as charismatic, monstrous media sensation Larry "Lonesome" Rhodes.

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    Listen to Barbara, Cher and Kathy Griffin Support Obama

    One day more! Don't forget to vote.

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    Watch: Two Trailers for 'Pixar Short Film Collection, Vol. II'

    One perk of going to see a Pixar film in theaters is the appetizer: the always ingenious and sweet Pixar short. Giving these animated films some well-earned respect, Pixar is releasing a new DVD and Blu-ray collection of a dozen shorts on November 13, following 2008's Volume I showcase.

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    Women Are Not a Special Interest Group - Yes We Plan

    A vote for Obama is a vote for Planned Parenthood and a vote for women.

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    Watch: Indiewire with Bradley Cooper and David O. Russell at AFI FEST for 'Silver Linings Playbook'

    Indiewire and Thompson on Hollywood writer Sophia Savage braved the red carpet at Grauman's Egyptian Theater Friday night for AFI FEST's Special Screening of David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook," which The Weinstein Co. will release November 21. Among the highlights: Co...

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    Watch Diahann Carroll Console A Lovesick Anthony Perkins In 'Goodbye Again'

    Since it's the weekend, it's the time for odds and ends on S & A; this one tidbit I thought you might enjoy.

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    Mike Bloomberg, Chris Christie and Some Jersey Hand Gestures (SNL Video)

    I wonder how this will play outside New York and New Jersey, but if you’ve been watching Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s press briefings you know that his sign language interpreter has become a minor celebrity. SNL’s cold open did a brilliant take on Bloomberg and New Jersey Governo...

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    Daniel Day-Who? Louis C.K. Does Lincoln

    What if Louis C.K. had been cast in Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln instead of Daniel Day-Lewis? Or, as SNL had it, what if the character of Lincoln merged with the character from his television series Louie -- stand-up comic, acerbic observer of life, and in this case emancipator of slaves and pre...

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    Reclaiming the Scarlet Letter for Women's Rights: Martha Plimpton and "A is For"

    Good old Hester Prynne, wearing her scarlet letter proudly – not a bad role model for women claiming their bodies as their own. Improbably, when it comes to women’s reproductive rights and health care, today’s political right seems to have channeled those 19th-century witchhun...

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    Trailer Watch: Mara Experiences Tense 'Side Effects' in Soderbergh's Latest (And Last For a While)

    The trailer for Steven Soderbergh's psychological thriller "Side Effects" (previously titled "The Bitter Pill") has landed, and looks to be characteristically taut and engrossing. Rooney Mara, Channing Tatum, Jude Law and Catherine Zeta-Jones star.

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