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    'Beasts Of The Southern Wild' Actors Ruled Ineligible For SAG Awards + What This Could Mean

    THR reports that the cast of this years indie critical darling Beasts of the Southern Wild, which Fox Searchlight has been positioning as an awards season contender, has been ruled ineligible for the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards.

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    Gina McIntyre Takes Over as Editor of LAT's Hero Complex Blog

    LAT deputy film editor and genre buff Gina McIntyre, editor and contributor on departing staff writer Geoff Boucher's The Hero Complex, is officially taking over the blog. Boucher was lured away by EW.

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    Summit Entertainment Releases First TV Spot For Tyler Perry's 'Alex Cross'

    Seems like it's been a while since this has been in the news (our last post was in June, and it received almost 100 comments). But in case you've forgotten... Alex Cross opens this month - less than 3 weeks from now actually, so, as long as Summt Entertainment goes the press screenings ...

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    A Hint At Its Conclusion? Ethan Hawke Says 'Before Midnight' "May Have Come To The End Of The Story"

    One of the best and most unexpected diptychs in recent years is Richard Linklater's "Before Sunrise"/"Before Sunset." Unexpected because Linklater and his stars and co-writers, Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy, surely didn't conceive as the films as a trilogy, let alone a s...

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    Watch New Clip From Brit Urban Action/Drama 'Victim' (On DVD/Blu-ray Today)

    It was released in the UK June, earlier this year, although it has yet to travel. If any of our UK readers saw it, please share your thoughts.

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    If You Prefer Surprises, You May Not Want To Watch This 'Cloud Atlas' Clip...

    I haven't seen the movie, so maybe this isn't as much of a spoiler as I think it is. But I thought I'd mention this just in case, and I'd still say that if you don't prefer surprises, maybe you shouldn't watch the clip, which helps audiences connect the dots between the ...

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    On-Set Photo Of Gugu Mbatha-Raw As 'Belle' Filming On The 'Isle of Man'

    It's not the best image, but it'll do for now, as the project begun principal photography exactly a week ago, September 24, on the Isle of Man.

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    Jason Statham Movie 'Parker' Gets A Poster That Confirms Jason Statham Is In It

    Jason Statham is practically a genre unto himself. So when it comes to marketing a movie with him in it, we understand that you don't need complicate things. But there is such a thing as taking things a bit too easy.

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    Watch: More Footage From 'The Girl' Starring Toby Jones & Sienna Miller In New Featurette

    Geez, Toby Jones can't catch a break can he. First he plays Truman Capote in "Infamous" only for Philip Seymour Hoffman to steal his thunder with "Capote," and now just as HBO's "The Girl" is set to debut in a few weeks with him in the role of Alfred Hithcock, F...

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    Skate Soccer Doc Becomes Most Successful Kickstarter Film By An African Production Company

    Directed by Eddie Edwards, and produced by Steven Markovitz (he also produced Viva Riva!, will produce Djo Munga's next feature, as well as Wanuri Kahiu's, and is behind initiatives like ImagiNations, and African Metropolis), Rollaball is a feature-length documentary, currently in produ...

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