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    Hulu Ups the Game with BBC-Partnered Original Content 'The Wrong Mans;' Current-Season Nickelodeon Programming

    Original content development continues to boom online with news of Hulu partnering with BBC for the new six-part comedy series "The Wrong Mans." Borrowing some Hitchcockian phobia, the show centers on two bottom-rung office workers (James Corden and Matthew Baynton) caught up in a deadly criminal co...

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    Nicolas Cage & Hayden Christensen Team Up For 'Outcast'

    Oh, Nicolas Cage. Just when it seemed he was putting paycheck gigs behind him by lining up movies with William Friedkin and David Gordon Green, along comes "Outcast" to remind is, that if a project crosses his desk and promises a fully stocked catering table, he'll probably do it.

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    RZA Gets 'Happy!'

    As RZA's Wu-resume grows to include the title of director, it looks like the rapper isn't just going to get back behind the decks, cook up some beats and drop some mad rhymes. He sees a Wu-opportunity to keep this new Wu-avenue going, and the filmmaker is now taking on a new project.

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    IFC Midnight Acquires Sci-Fi Thriller 'Crawlspace'

    IFC Midnight has acquired all North American rights to the sci-fi thriller “Crawlspace,” directed by Justin Dix.

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    'The Iran Job' Opens This Friday (American B-baller Goes To Play In Iran, Becomes Entangled In Politics)

    A project we first profiled in February this year, after being alerted to its Kickstarter campaign to that raised over $100,000 towards completion costs!

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    Music Box Films Takes U.S. Rights to Jan Troell's 'The Last Sentence'

    Music Box Films has acquired all U.S. rights to Jan Troell's "The Last Sentence," which had its world premiere at the World Film Festival in Montreal, where Troell won the best director award.

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    Listen: 6 Minute Preview Of Thomas Newman's 'Skyfall' Score Plus Soundtrack Details

    As an eight-time Oscar nominee (but without any wins), two of composer Thomas Newman's nods have come from his work for director Sam Mendes: "American Beauty" and "Road To Perdition." In fact, he has scored all of the helmer's films date to except "Away We Go." ...

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    Nigerian Director Christian Ashaiku On UK/Nollywood Collabs, "Nigerian Acting," Raising The Bar, More

    Worth-listening to conversation with British/Nigerian director Christian Ashaiku, whose pscho-drama/thriller Amina, is scheduled to open next week Wednesday, October 17th, at Empire Cinema in Leicester Square, London.

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    Set Pics Unveil First Look At James McAvoy & Jim Broadbent In 'Filth'

    We won't be seeing James McAvoy on the big screen in 2012, but by this time next year, he'll have been the centerpiece of quite a few promising films. His slate includes: the thriller "Welcome To The Punch"; the duo of films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: His" and &...

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    Set Pics Reveal First Look At Nicole Kidman As Grace Kelly In 'Grace Of Monaco'

    So, it would appear from these set pics that Nicole Kidman playing Grace Kelly looks a lot like Nicole Kidman. But if you're going to get someone to play the legendary actress and royal figure, Kidman is pretty damn good ace to have in the pocket.

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