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    Tom Cruise To Star In 'Van Helsing,' Will Co-Produce With Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci

    Universal wants to be in the Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci business, and why wouldn't they? The writing pair are one of the hottest hires around town, having lent their pens to two "Transformers" movies, "Star Trek" and its upcoming sequel, and they were just hired by Sony t...

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    Tribeca Takes So Yong Kim's 'For Ellen,' with Paul Dano, Jon Heder & Jena Malone

    Writer-director So Yong Kim’s "For Ellen," which premiered at Sundance, goes to Tribeca Film for North American distribution. The film opens September 5 at NYC's Film Forum, followed by a limited theatrical and VOD release. Paul Dano plays a rock star who unknowingly gives away c...

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    Indiewire Wins Webby for Film and Movie Site

    The Webby Awards are massive (10,000 entries from the U.S. and over 60 countries worldwide) and cover a lot of ground. But it's very cool that Indiewire is the 16th Annual Webby Award Winner in the Movie and Film category.

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    Listen: Kid Cudi Samples 'Attack The Block' For Latest Track "Dennis, Hook Me Up With Some Of That Whiskey"

    Rapper Kid Cudi moonlights as an actor every now and then, most recently popping up in a regular role on the (sadly) now-defunct HBO series "How To Make It In America" but it looks like he's also a keen cinephile, sampling Joe Cornish's "Attack The Block" on his latest tr...

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    Martin Scorsese's Long Developing 'Silence' Finds Backer In Cecchi Gori Pictures, To Be Produced First On Company's Slate

    A little extra patience is all it takes, it seems. After the financial disappointment of “Hugo” reportedly divided Martin Scorsese and his producer Graham King, halting plans to bring his dream project “Silence” to the screen, we wondered whether the venture would ever recove...

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    Tribeca Film Acquires Sundance Drama 'For Ellen' Starring Paul Dano

    Tribeca Films has acquired North American rights to So Yong Kim's "For Ellen," starring Paul Dano, Jon Heder and Jena Malone. The drama premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Tribeca Films will release the film in select theaters this Fall, beginning September 5th at New York's Film Forum. It...

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    Broadway Remake of Hit Indie Musical 'Once' Tops Tony Award Nominations

    The Broadway remake of John Carney's Irish musical about a fleeting and melodious romance between an Irish busker and an immigrant has topped the nomination list for this years Tony Awards.

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    Watch: Even More New Footage In Latest 'Prometheus' Featurette That Asks "Where Do We Come From?"

    Charlize Theron wielding a flame thrower and Michael Fassbender riding a bike and shooting hoops are just some of the new bits and bobs of footage to be found in the latest featurette for Ridley Scott's hugely anticipated "Prometheus."

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    Poster For Cross-Continental Thriller "Doctor Bello" (Isaiah Washington, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Genevieve Nnaji Lead)

    Poster For Cross-Continental Thriller "Doctor Bello" (Isaiah Washington, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Genevieve Nnaji Lead)

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    Cannes Poster Roundup: Sergei Loznitsa's 'In The Fog,' Im Sang-soo's 'Taste Of Money' & 'Dangerous Liaisons' With Zhang Ziyi

    May is here, spring has sprung, and film fans from around the world are beginning to pack their bags, as in a couple short weeks they will be headed to the south of France for the Cannes Film Festival. Images and clips from the various films unspooling on the Croisette will continue to drip out unti...

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