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    Marc Webb Attached To Direct 'Only Living Boy In New York'

    Producers Ron Yerxa and Albert Berger have built up a helluva CV over the years, with their names gracing films like "Little Miss Sunshine," "Cold Mountain," "King of the Hill," "Chuck & Buck" and Alexander Payne's upcoming "Nebraska." With their latest effort, "Ruby Sparks," now in theaters, Thomps...

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    First Look At Tatyana Ali, Lyriq Bent, Stephan James In Sudz Sutherland's Indie Drama 'Home Again'

    The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) lineup at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival includes premieres of three new feature films by acclaimed Toronto directors, showcasing the NFB’s role in unique and innovative Canadian cinema.

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    Exclusive: TIFF Poster for Ruba Nadda's 'Inescapable' Starring Marisa Tomei and Alexander Siddig

    Ruba Nadda's "Inescapable," which is set to debut as a Gala Premiere at this year's Toronto International Film Festival in September, has released its poster, exclusive to Indiewire.

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    '47 Ronin' Moved Again To Christmas Day 2013; 'Kick-Ass 2,' '2 Guns' & More Get Dates

    So, if Universal initially moving "47 Ronin" from November 21st to February 8, 2013 was a sign that they lacked faith in the flick, is this next manuever an indication they now, in fact, have big plans for it? You don't hand out holiday dates to just anything, and the studio has n...

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    Two Jay-Z Docs Reportedly Coming: One From Will & Jada Smith; The Other, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer

    First, the New York Daily News (NYDN) reported that Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith were producing a Watch the Throne documentary, via their Overbrook Entertainment company. A portion of that doc was reportedly leaked onto the web last week, and according the the NYDN, the documentary...

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    Morris Chestnut Will Play Halle Berry's Love Interest In 'The Hive" + Joins 'Kick-Ass 2' Cast

    Is it just me, or does it feel like Morris Chestnut has been on the quiet side lately? I know he was last in Think Like A Man, but his role wasn't a significant one (he wasn't in the starring cast, in the kind of film that he'd usually be on the short list of black actors being cons...

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    Watch: Engaging, Inspiring Trailer For AIDS Documentary 'How To Survive A Plague'

    While certainly a considerable threat to this day, it's easy to forget how massively destructive the country's AIDS epidemic was in the 1980s -- and how little politicians and health administrations did to curb it. Refusing to let go without a fight, a collective of Greenwich Village activists forme...

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    Watch: International Trailer For 'Looper' Explains The Mechanics Of Time Travel In The Film's Plot

    While there is a plethora of fantastic movies headed to Toronto this year, only one will have the distinction of kicking everything off at TIFF and the honor in 2012 goes to Rian Johnson's "Looper." And indeed, it will give audiences at the festival a helluva ride to start off ten days...

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    First Look At, And New Info On John Akomrah's 'Peripeteia' (Based On 16th Century Dürer Painting)

    One of several S&A 2012 Toronto Interntational Film Festival highlights... British/Ghanaian filmmaker John Akomfrah's latest work, titled Peripeteia. 

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    How Can Women Gain More Influence in Hollywood? A NY Times Forum Debate

    Head on over to the NY Times Opinion forum for a debate I co-curated on how we can get more women into power positions in Hollywood.

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