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    The Risks of Indian Poverty Porn: "Revolutionary Optimists" vs "Blood Brother"

    Ever since the success of Oscar-winning films "Born into Brothels" and "Slumdog Millionaire," India's slums and impoverished children have been a popular topic for Western filmmakers. Accusations of "poverty porn" are inevitable, however, and, when it comes to this former British colony, there's alw...

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    Carl Franklin To Direct Biopic About Soul Music Legend Sam Cooke

    As we've said before, music biopics tend to take a long time to develop. Music rights, pleasing various interests, getting the right talent in place can be tricky, and getting it all lined up at the right time even more difficult, but the wheels seem to be moving on a biopic on soul music legend Sam...

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    Red-bandTrailer For Michael Bay's 'Pain And Gain' (Wahlberg, The Rock, Mackie Star)

    So... Michael Bay takes a break from bloated, mega-budgeted sci-fi action movies to make a "low budget" (low for Michael Bay - $25 million) action-comedy, centered on bloated extortioners - bloated as in muscle heads.

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    Bring Shola Lynch's Free Angela & All Political Prisoners to Your Local Theater

    Shola Lynch's Free Angela & All Political Prisoners focuses on the remarkable life of the incomparable Angela Davis, a professor, a member of the Communist party and influential social activist who worked with the Black Panthers.

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    ‘Friday Night Lights’ & ‘Pushing Daisies’ Buzzing With Kickstarter Talk

    Ever since Rob Thomas, Kristen Bell and their “Veronica Mars” movie kickstarter made $2 million in 11 hours (with a total of $3.9 million and 16 days to go now), film fans and filmmakers alike have been in a frenzied state trying to figure out what this means for the current business model. But it s...

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    New Release Trailer For Ulrich Seidl’s Polarizing 'Paradise: Love' + USA Theatrical Opening Date

    A quick recap... Austrian filmmaker Ulrich Seidl’s Paradise franchise of films, which follows 3 individual though interconnected stories of 3 women in love in 3 different locations, and is being released as three separate feature films, instead of 1 - Paradise: Love, Paradise: Faith and Paradi...

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    Watch: Lena Dunham Directed Fashion Short 'Best Friends,' Narrated By Adam Driver

    Lena Dunham as a brand is old news -- her evolution into the unrivaled hipster it-girl has been complete for some time. But now, a cult of Lena seems to be slowly forming as the multi-hyphenate actress-writer-director-producer takes collaborators with her from one project to the next. First, it was ...

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    Watch 7 Clips From Jackie Robinson Biopic '42' (Chadwick Boseman, Nicole Beharie)

    Watch 7 Clips From Jackie Robinson Biopic '42' (Chadwick Boseman, Nicole Beharie)

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    New Pics From 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Give A Glimpse Of The Action

    Believe it or not, we are almost one month away from the summer blockbuster season. If you are one of the many who are pumped up for the upcoming "Star Trek" sequel, perhaps these brand new images from the movie will only excite you even further. In the past month, we have seen a new teaser for the ...

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    David S. Goyer Won't Confirm Or Deny Lex Luthor Or Female Jimmy Olsen In 'Man Of Steel'

    There’s no doubting the challenges that screenwriter David S. Goyer faced when attempting to tackle the next Superman movie. It has been the thirty-five years since Richard Donner’s “Superman” and after the disappointment of 2006’s “Superman Returns,” the pressure to successfully reboot the franchis...

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