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    Sorry, Meryl Streep Won't Be In 'Anchorman 2,' But Greg Kinnear & Josh Lawson Join

    About a week ago, word start burbling around the interwebs that Meryl Streep was looking to cameo in "Anchorman: The Legend Continues." Speaking with Shortlist, Steve Carell said about his "Hope Springs" co-star: "Meryl Streep told me she was a huge 'Anchorman' fan and she’d love to have a cameo in ...

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    What's Next for Ang Lee, From FX's 'Tyrant' to Eyeing Moses and 'Cleopatra'

    Fresh off his Oscar win as Best Director for "Life of Pi," Ang Lee is fielding a number of potential and solidified upcoming projects. News comes today that the Taiwanese-born director is being eyed to helm Warner Bros.' Moses biopic "Gods and Kings," now that Steven Spielberg has dropped out.

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    Snoop Lion's 'Reincarnated' Documentary Hits USA Theaters, Starting Today, 3/15

    Snoop Lion's 'Reincarnated' Documentary Hits USA Theaters, Starting Today, 3/15

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    Steve Harvey Claims Hollywood Is More Racist Than America

    Steve Harvey should be a very happy man. He has a hit daytime talk show, still hosts a popular TV game show, has best selling books that become box office hit movies, a popular self described relationship expert (please no snickering), and a very successful comedy career to boot.

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    Boston Phoenix Closes: Spawned Top Film Critics, Along with Defunct The Real Paper

    On March 14, the Boston Phoenix closed. Last fall, the print weekly switched from traditional newspaper to glossy, having merged with a sister Boston magazine (see a comparison here). While the Phoenix saw a temporary rise in national ads following the redesign, this wasn't sustained; the lack of ad...

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    Christian Bale Courted To Part The Red Sea As Moses In Ridley Scott's 'Exodus'

    With Steven Spielberg leaving "Gods And Kings," the developing Moses movie over at Warner Bros (they're now keen on getting Ang Lee to take over), Fox isn't wasting a minute to try and beat them to the punch. You may have forgotten, but among the many, many, many, many, many, many, many projects Rid...

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    The Terence Howard/Oprah Winfrey 'Little' Love Scene In 'The Butler' That Became An Epic Scene

    In case you haven't heard, Oprah Winfrey and Terrence Howard have a love scene in Lee Daniels' upcoming drama, The Butler.

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    Veronica Mars Movie Reaches $2 Million Kickstarter Goal

    The message today is: never underestimate the power of fandom.

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    Who? Theo James Takes Male Lead In 'Divergent,' Aaron Eckhart, Miles Teller & Ray Stevenson Circling

    While Jeremy Irvine, Lucas Till and Alex Pettyfer were testing for the coveted (?) male lead in "Divergent," and certainly have more name recognition than the eventual winner, it seems their talents didn't quite match what the filmmakers were looking for. Instead, rising Brit actor Theo James has go...

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    Weekly Update March 15: Women-Centric, Directed, Written Movies Playing Near You

    Weekly Update March 15: Women-Centric, Directed, Written Movies Playing Near You

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