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    Watch: Robert Redford Goes On The Run From Shia LaBeouf In Trailer For 'The Company You Keep'

    It's interesting to see how films rise or fall during the fall festival season. As critics and industry put together their schedules, a variety of factors determine which movies they'll see and which they'll pass on for now, perhaps to wait for another day. And you can bet when Sony Pict...

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    Film Historian Peter Cowie's Behind-the-Scenes 'Godfather' to Land in October

    There are only a handful of trilogies that are so deepy ingrained in the zeitgeist of American culture that they seem destined to be timeless classics: "Star Wars," "The Lord of the Rings," "The Godfather." But where the first two were sci-fi/fantasy epics filled with ...

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    'Snow On Tha Bluff' To Be Released In The U.K. On Blu-Ray

    Anyone who regularly follows S & A, knows that we chronicled Damon Russell's docu(or mocku)drama, Snow on Tha Bluff, more times than we can count.

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    In The Works: Thriller On Jackie Robinson Assassination Attempt, While Playing For Montreal Royals

    In The Works: Thriller On Jackie Robinson Assassination Attempt, While Playing For Montreal Royals

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    Michael Keaton Replaces Hugh Laurie In 'RoboCop' Reboot

    With filming on "RoboCop" getting rolling soon, director Joseph Padilha describing the production as "hell" and proposed villain Hugh Laurie bailing, we wondered who the filmmakers could find on such short notice to fill a key role. And frankly, it looks like they got someone pre...

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    Award-Winning Doc 'Doubletime' Coming To DVD, VOD, Digital Download On September 25

    Details in press release below; trailer for film at the bottom of post...

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    Preview - 'Legends of Ska' (Feature Doc On Ska & The Early Years Of Jamaican Music)

    In the spirit of the Buena Vista Social Club, comes Legends of Ska from director General Moses.

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    '30 Minutes Or Less' Gets Dramatic Remake With 'Collar Bomb Heist'

    There was a minor uproar surrounding last year's release of "30 Minutes or Less," a frothy action comedy from "Zombieland" director Ruben Fleischer, about a pizza delivery boy (Jesse Eisenberg) who some thugs kidnapped and forced to rob a bank with an explosive charge wrapped around his chest. If he...

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    Liam Neeson Is Coming For You In Batch Of New Pics From 'Taken 2'

    On the one hand, Bryan Mills had his daughter kidnapped, so you can understand why he would stop at nothing to get her back. On the other hand, if you were the dad of all those dudes who were wasted -- sometimes rather horrifically -- you could see why vengeance might be on the agenda. These are the...

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    'The Artist' Director Michel Hazanavicius Eyes Former Dayton/Faris High-Concept Comedy 'Will'

    Way back in 2010 we wrote about "Will," a clever script by Demetri Martin that was then looking like the follow-up to "Little Miss Sunshine" for directors Valerie Faris and Jonathan Dayton. Back then it starred Paul Rudd and Zach Galifianakis as characters living in a world devoid of free-will, with...

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