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    Shea Whigam Visits 'Wall Street,' Derek Jacobi Goes To 'Monaco,' David Paymer Meets 'Jack Ryan' & More

    A few bits and bobs of casting, so let's just dive right in....first up, the always excellent Shea Whigam ("Take Shelter," "Silver Linings Playbook") has taken a role in his "Boardwalk Empire" executive producer Martin Scorsese's new film "The Wolf Of Wall Street." Based on the memoir of the same na...

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    Trailer For Somali Pirate Thriller 'A Hijacking' (Claims To Consider Global Economic Disparities)

    Speaking of Somali pirate movies (see my David Oyelowo post from earlier this morning HERE)...

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    'Stand Up Guys' Goes For Gold With An Oscar-Qualifying Run

    You know what the Academy loves? Old people. You know who it's largely made up of? Old people. Give them an elderly person emoting and they'll hand out an Oscar nod, particularly if it's a legendary actor who is beloved and has been kicking around for a while. And when your movie stars Al Pacino, Ch...

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    The Alamo Drafthouse Wants to Offer You $1,000 for Making a 'No Talking, No Texting' PSA

    The Alamo Drafthouse is well known for its strict "No Talking, No Texting" policy (remember when they evicted someone for using her phone during a movie, then posted the customer's angry voicemail on YouTube for the world to mock?), so it doesn't come as much of a surprise that the...

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    On-Set Photos From 'Belle' Filming In Oxford, With Gugu Mbatha-Raw

    Thanks to our spies across the pond...

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    Alamo Drafthouse Wants You To Fight a Cinematic Disease: Make a 'No Talking, No Texting' PSA & Win Prizes (VIDEO)

    Alamo Drafthouse's latest Filmmaking Frenzy: "Don't Talk or Text During Movies." In line with their "No Talking, No Texting" policy in theaters, Alamo is waging war against this "cinematic disease" by giving filmmakers and fans the chance to make their own "Don't Talk" PSA. Watch the promo video, wi...

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    Kat Williams Books Starring Role In Malcolm D. Lee's 'Scary Movie 5'

    This isn't a project I would've expected Malcolm D. Lee (Roll Bounce, Undercover Brother) to direct next, if at all, but I guess work is work.

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    Exclusive: Clip From 'A Liar's Autobiography - The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman'

    Graham Chapman, probably best remembered as "the dead one from Monty Python," writes and stars in the animated movie of his own life story, "A Liar's Autobiography." How is that? Well, although Chapman selfishly dropped dead in 1989, he had taken the trouble to record hi...

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    ro*co Films' Catalog Available Through iTunes, Including Oscar-Winning Doc 'Born Into Brothels'

    Oscar-winning documentary "Born Into Brothels," a gritty 2004 portrayal of life in Calcutta's red light district, is now digitally available for the first time through iTunes. The film represents the first of documentary distributor ro*co films' catalog to be made accessible via the iTunes store as ...

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    Garland & Astaire Classic Musical 'Easter Parade' Coming to Warner Bros. Blu-ray in 2013

    The Fred Astaire-Judy Garland classic "Easter Parade" will be coming to Blu-ray for the first time on February 19, 2013. Featuring a wonderful collection of songs from Irving Berlin, the film follows an againg dancer (Astaire) whose relationship has gone sour with his current dance and romance partn...

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