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    Janis Joplin Biopic Starring Amy Adams Back On, Lee Daniels To Direct

    The year was 2010, and at the time Amy Adams was attached to play famed rocker Janis Joplin with "City Of God" helmer Fernando Meirelles to helm. Or that was at least the plan. And then there was nothing heard again about a biopic until earlier this year when "Martha Marcy May Marlene...

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    'The Place Beyond The Pines' & Luc Besson's 'Malavita' Get 2013 Dates

    Gosling, De Niro, and some young whippersnappers get dates on the 2013 calendar, so let's skip the preamble and get right into it....

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    On To The Next One For Tyler Perry; Prepping Dramedy 'Single Mom's Club' To Shoot Next Month

    The Tyler Perry high-speed rail continues to power ahead, full steam. Just try to stop it... that is, if you think you can!

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    Chris Rock Teases Comedy Tour With Dave Chappelle: 'We're Trying To Get Some Stuff Together'

    More teasing from Chris Rock...

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    'Silver Linings Playbook' Star De Niro Gets Into Oscar Race with a Push from Santa Barbara

    Robert De Niro may land his first Oscar nomination in 20 years for his moving supporting turn as Bradley Cooper's father in David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook." De Niro has won two Oscars (for the second "Godfather" film and "Raging Bull") but he has no...

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    First Look At Marlon Wayans, Essence Atkins, Cedric The Entertainer In Found-Footage Spoof 'A Haunted House'

    The film's first trailer is expected to debut this week, but in the meantime, as we wait for that, here's your very first look (via 11 new photos) at Marlon Wayans' found-footage spoof A Haunted House.

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    Animal Poaching In Africa Will Be The Focus Of 2 Upcoming Hollywood Studio Movies

    The immediate followup question to that headline would be: and what white man or white woman will likely come to the rescue and save the animals...?

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    'Sinister' Director Scott Derrickson Will Learn Stephen King's 'Breathing Method'

    Trivia question: how many of Stephen King’s books haven’t been adapted for either television or cinema? We don’t actually know the answer, but percentage-wise it can’t be very high (even though his seven “The Dark Tower” novels look no closer to making it onto the...

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    Steven Spielberg Sent A Script To The Fake Movie Studio The CIA Set Up To Make 'Argo,' Was It 'E.T.'?

    If Ben Affleck's Oscar contending "Argo" has proven anything, it's that truth is indeed stranger than fiction, and his based-on-a-true story tale has an even more interesting footnote to go along with the story.

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    Preview 'Drivers Wanted' (New Yorkers, Meet Your Taxi Drivers)

    Spoken in my Law & Order opening voiceover voice: Each day, a million New Yorkers depend on the anonymous faces behind the wheels, the men who tirelessly drive the city that doesn't sleep. These are their stories... [DUN!]

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