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    Magnet Releasing Picks Up Action Film 'Hammer of the Gods' Out of AFM for Ultra VOD Release

    Magnolia Pictures’ Magnet Releasing has acquired the U.S. rights to the action film “Hammer of the Gods,” directed by Farren Blackburn and written by Matthew Read. The genre distributor will release the film through Ultra VOD in 2013.

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    Compare & Contrast: 'Jurassic Park 3D' Trailer Versus The Original Theatrical Version

    How times have changed. The summer blockbusters of 1993? "Jurassic Park," "Last Action Hero" (sad trumpet), "Sleepless In Seattle," "In the Line of Fire" and "The Fugitive." Not too shabby. The blockbusters of 2013 when "Jurassic Park 3D" stomps into theaters? "Iron Man 3," "The Hangover Part III," ...

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    Trailer For 'First' - The Official Feature Film of the London 2012 Olympic Games

    In the summer of 2012, the most talented young athletes from around the world competed for glory in the London 2012 Olympic Games. This is their story, courtesy of director Caroline Rowland (you might recall that she's attached to also direct a film on the New York Cosmos, aka the team that...

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    Paramount & MGM Backing Brett Ratner's 'Hercules' Starring Dwayne Johnson, Shooting Starts Early Next Year

    Ah, Brett Ratner. The much-beloved filmmaker behind such fondly remembered classics as "Rush Hour," "Rush Hour 2" and "Rush Hour 3" is so popular among the film blogging community that every one of his new projects is greeted with a collective 'huzzah!' on the Internet. His fine eye for material, an...

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    'Innocence of Muslims' Filmmaker Jailed, But Not For Anti-Islam Film; "Continuous Deception" Found Dangerous

    After igniting violence that led to dozens of deaths in Libya and other parts of the Middle East, Mark Basseley Youssef -- the California filmmaker behind the infamous "Innocence of Muslims" video -- has been sentenced to one year in prison by U.S. Distract Court Judge Christina Snyder, The Associat...

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    Preview Cuban Post-Apocalyptic Cannibalism Drama 'Los Desastres De La Guerra' ('Disasters Of War')

    Cuban filmmaker Tomas Piard's returns to fantasy cinema comes in the form of a post-apocalyptic drama titled Los Desastres De La Guerra (Disasters of War), which follows survivors of a nuclear war, whose sole purpose is find and reach the ocean. The film is set in a time where there is no l...

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    Michelle Pfeiffer & Chloe Moretz To Star In Tim Robbins' 'Man Under'

    Chloe Moretz and Michelle Pfeiffer will be hoping that their latest project together will be somewhat more entertaining than the abject “Dark Shadows” which they collaborated on earlier this year. They’ve joined the cast of “Man Under,” a production which has also added an Academy Award winning acto...

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    Watch Forest Whitaker As A South African Environmental Activist In Trailer For Thriller 'A Dark Truth'

    Forest Whitaker joins Andy Garcia, Kim Coates, Deborah Kara Unger, and Eva Longoria in Canadian director Damian Lee's political/environmental thriller, A Dark Truth, in which Garcia plays a former CIA operative turned political talk show host, who is hired by a corporate whistle blower...

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    Phillip Noyce Eyes Directing 'The Giver' Starring Jeff Bridges

    Winning the Newberry Award in 1994, Lois Lowry's "The Giver" seems to have been in development nearly as long. The movie came close to being made a couple of times, once with "House of Sand and Fog" writer-director Vadim Perelman at the helm over at Fox, and then again at War...

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    Women Director News Roundup: Nancy Savoca, Christine Jeffs and Sarah Siegal-Magness

    Some new feature projects have recently been announced coming from Nancy Savoca, Christine Jeffs and the directorial debut of Precious producer Sarah Siegal-Magness.

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