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    Robin Swicord Replaces Frank Pierson, Joins Few Women on Academy's Board of Governors

    The Academy's Board of Governors has elected screenwriter Robin Swicord ("Memoirs of a Geisha," "Little Women" ) to replace the late Frank Pierson and represent the Writers Branch along with Bill Condon and Phil Robinson. She will serve until the next election, which is in Ju...

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    'The Flamingo Kid' Getting A Remake Courtesy Of Brett Ratner

    While never approaching the realm of a genre classic, even the most ardent detractor of Brett Ratner had to be surprised by 2011's “Tower Heist,” his most competent and enjoyable film since “Rush Hour 2.” Alan Arkin and the return of Eddie Murphy, Actor, helped that film greatly. But meanwhile, Ratn...

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    Naomie Harris Talks About Her Multi-Layered Kick-Ass Character In 'Skyfall'

    To be frank, if it weren't for Naomie Harris' involvement in this, I probably wouldn't be much interested in seeing it. I'm ready for another 007 redo; or maybe just an very long break away from the franchise entirely.

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    First Look: Lindsay Lohan & Charlie Sheen Make The Ultimate Hook-Up In 'Scary Movie 5'

    Oh hey, check it out, a first look at the early contender for worst film of 2013. I mean... it's a first look photo of perennial arrestee Lindsay Lohan and human punchline Charlie Sheen, the ultimate Hollywood hookup, in their "outrageous, sexy and hilarious opening scene" in the ...

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    4 New Images From 'Seven Psychopaths'; Martin McDonagh Wants To Do A Musical With Tom Waits

    How meta is too meta for a movie? "I don't know, you search that line without ‑‑ you know, there aren't any rules or boundaries. You push it as far as you can go. You know when it's smug," director Martin McDonagh said in an interview about his latest black comedy "Seven P...

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    Roman Polanski Will Next Direct an Adaptation of David Ives' Broadway Success 'Venus in Fur'

    Roman Polanski announced Thursday that before making his planned Drefyus affair drama “D.,” he will direct an independently financed French-language adaptation of the David Ives play “Venus in Fur.” He has set Emmanuelle Seigner and Louis Garrel to star and plans a November p...

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    Black List Founder Franklin Leonard 'Forced Out Of Post' At Overbrook Entertainment

    According to the LA Times this morning, Franklin Leonard, who was vice president of creative affairs at Will Smith's Overbrook Entertainment, and founder of what has come to be known as the Black List (the popular annual list that ranks the best unproduced screenplays each year), ...

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    Roman Polanski To Direct 'Venus In Fur' This Fall, Emmanuelle Seigner & Louis Garrel To Star

    It seems these days Roman Polanski has a thing for plays. Last year he brought "Carnage" to the big screen, an adaption of Yasmin Reza's acclaimed "God Of Carnage," and while he's flirted with a couple of projects since then including "D", about the Dreyfuss Aff...

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    Watch: 2 New Clips & Featurette For Tim Burton's 'Frankenweenie'

    After a string of ultimately disappointing films, Tim Burton is heading back to the world of stop-motion animation for “Frankenweenie.” Will it prove to be as creatively refreshing as “Fantastic Mr. Fox” was for Wes Anderson? Check out the two clips and featurette below and d...

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    Top Cross-Media Projects and Talent Announced for the 2012 Pixel Market

    Top Cross-Media Projects and Talent Announced for the 2012 Pixel Market

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