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    Watch: Penelope Cruz & Emile Hirsch In First Trailer For 'Twice Born'

    Starring Penelope Cruz and Emile Hirsch, the Italian-made picture "Twice Born" isn't on everyone's radar just yet, perhaps because it's an internationally produced picture. But that may be about to change, as the film is debuting at the Toronto Film Festival later this wee...

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    It's Just Bolognese: Paddy Considine Reunites With Simon Pegg & Edgar Wright For 'The World's End'

    Of all the many pleasure of "Hot Fuzz," one of the greatest were the two Andys -- DS Andy Cartwright and DS Andy Wainwright, the moustached, macho cops who are the nemeses, and eventually allies, of Simon Pegg's Nicholas Angel. A crude, childish and thickly accented double act, they were brought to ...

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    Shawn Levy Out, 'Lucky Number Slevin' Director Paul McGuigan In For 'Frankenstein' At Fox

    For a brief moment last year, it seemed like Shawn Levy was really intent on making "Frankenstein" his next picture. But as these things sometimes go, the pieces didn't come together and he wound up shooting "The Internship" with Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson this summer inste...

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    Ang Lee Replaces Maguire in 'Life of Pi,' as Star Tries to Find Post-'Spider-Man' Mojo

    When Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" (November 21) opens the New York Film Festival, Tobey Maguire won't be in it. This is not news. Maguire, who is trying to come to terms with his post-"Spider-Man" identity, was replaced last summer by actor Rafe Spall...

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    Preview Brooklyn & Jamaica-Set Coming Of Age Drama 'The Harder They Fall'

    From Sunshowah Films (Daoud Abeid & Dahkil Hausif - above) and Streetwise Pictures (Kim Jackson) comes a coming of age drama "from the streets of Brooklyn to the Blue Mountains of Jamaica," titled The Harder They FalI, not to be confused with The Harder They Come,&n...

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    Exclusive: Poster For SXSW Midnight Audience Award Winner 'Citadel'

    SXSW audiences are an enthusiastic yet discerning crowd, and when they get behind a picture, it's usually one worth sitting up and paying attention to. In recent years, films like "Bridesmaids," "Kill List" and "The Raid" all rocked folks in Austin, generating buzz ...

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    There Will Be A Public Funeral Service For Actor Michael Clarke Duncan (Details)

    As was reported on Monday, Michael Clarke Duncan died from complications due to the heart attack he suffered on July 13.

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    Javier Bardem-Produced Doc 'Sons of the Clouds' Picked Up by GoDigital Ahead of TIFF Showing

    Digital distributor GoDigital has acquired rights to the Javier Bardem-produced documentary “Sons of The Clouds: The Last Colony” ahead of the film’s Toronto International Film Festival screening Thursday, September 13 in the Mavericks sidebar. GoDigital plans to release the film m...

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    Tribeca Film Acquires Edward Burns' 'The Fitzgerald Family Christmas' For Holiday Multi-Platform Release

    Tribeca Film has acquired North American rights to Toronto-bound "The Fitzgerald Family Christmas," a domestic drama written, directed and starring Edward Burns. On this Irish-American working class family comedy, Burns brings back old pals Connie Britton and Michael McGlone, who co-starred in Burns...

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    David Slade To Direct Futuristic Love Story/Young Adult Novel 'Matched' For Disney

    "Hard Candy" director David Slade isn't wasting any time now that 20th Century Fox's reboot of "Daredevil" is off his plate. He's evidently Disney's first choice to direct an adaptation of "Matched," a young adult novel and love story set in the future, written by Ally Condie. Of course, since it's ...

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