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    Watch: Johnny Depp Is Thirsty, Discovers McDonalds In TV Spot For 'Dark Shadows'; Tim Burton Says Original Show Was "Awful"

    It took a bit longer than expected, but with Warner Bros. now going full throttle on the marketing campaign for Tim Burton's "Dark Shadows" we're likely going to be seeing a lot over the next six weeks leading up to the film's release date, and bit more footage has landed onlin...

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    Gina Prince-Bythewood Negotiating "Before I Fall" Adaptation + Developing "I Know This Much Is True"

    I just had a phone chat with her on Friday... specifically about my "dismal outlook for black filmmakers in Hollywood" piece (read it HERE), which I learned got around quite bit. She read it and wanted to essentially "fill in some holes" I couldn't really address in my p...

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    Will Ferrell Planning To Attend 'Crazy U'

    College life is no stranger to Will Ferrell. The funnyman relived his student life streaking through the quad in "Old School" but in this next picture, he won't be the one doing beer bongs.

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    Weinstein Rejects the R Rating: 'Bully' Will Go Out Unrated

    After a recent plea to the MPAA failed by one vote to get the film a PG-13 rating, TWC is choosing to move forward with releasing the film unrated by the MPAA on March 30.

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    We Miss Will Smith: Listen To Pitbull's "Back In Time" From 'Men In Black 3'

    Listen, the Will Smith songs for the first two "Men In Black" movies weren't great. In fact, there were pretty cornball terrible. Yet, their earnest wholesomeness and the fact that they were actually about the movie, made them oddly endearing in a strange way and when "Men In Blac...

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    Channing Tatum & Mila Kunis Offered Leads In The Wachowskis 'Jupiter Ascending'

    With Natalie Portman recently signing on to spend most the year hanging with Terrence Malick on the probably-not-called-"Lawless"-anymore and "Knight Of Cups," it looks like her rumored appearance in The Wachowskis "Jupiter Ascending" won't work out. But her "B...

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    Jessica Lange Replaces Glenn Close In 'Therese Raquin' With Elizabeth Olsen & Oscar Isaac

    As a couple readers pointed out, Deadline has this in their report last week when Oscar Isaac joined "Therese Raquin" but we weren't sure if it was an error or official at the time. But it seems it is and while the film is losing one great veteran, it's gaining another actress who ...

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    James Gray Teases Thriller 'The Gray Man' With Brad Pitt Might Be Next

    While James Gray has become known for this thoughtful, gripping independent dramas, it was just a couple of years ago that he nearly made a splash with a big studio picture, "The Lost City Of Z" with Brad Pitt set to star. Near the end of 2010, Paramount yanked the cord on the project, and...

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    "Scenes of a Crime": Unjust Verdict Upheld as Doc Winner Hits Theaters

    Adrian Thomas, the man at the center of the award-winning documentary "Scenes of a Crime" (Filmmaker Magazine's Best Film Not Playing at a Theater Near You, Grand Jury Prize Winner at Full Frame and DOC NYC), has not been granted an appeal, a state court has ruled, according to repo...

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    Russell Crowe Rides A Horse & Hugh Jackman Channels 'The Fountain' In Pics From 'Les Miserables'

    Though it will be a while yet before we hear how their pipes fair in the upcoming, big screen musical take on "Les Miserables," some new set photos at least gives us an idea of how stars Russell Crowe and Hugh Jackman will look in the upcoming movie.

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