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    15 Underseen And Overlooked Dystopian Futures In Film

    It's not easy creating a dystopian future on film. Ask the producers of "Divergent," which opens this week (read our review). Not only do they need to establish a demented future where we live under draconian rules, but they must do so over multiple films. Given that there are several different elem...

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    WATCH: Deleted Musical Number from Steve Coogan's 'The Trip' (NSFW)

    Not to put too fine a point on it, in Monty Python style, the refrain of this profane Steve Coogan musical number cut from "The Trip" is "everyone is a bit of a c..t sometimes." It's funny.

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    WATCH: First Look Footage from Amanda Knox-Inspired 'The Face of an Angel,' Starring Beckinsale and Bruhl

    A first bit of footage has arrived for the prolific Michael Winterbottom's fictionalized account based on the Amanda Knox case and trial, "The Face of an Angel." Daniel Bruhl ("Rush," "The Fifth Estate") and Kate Beckinsale star. The currently in-production film hits the European Film Market later t...

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    Watch: First Teaser Trailer For Michael Winterbottom's Amanda Knox-Inspired Drama 'The Face Of An Angel'

    “We bought the rights to the book that tells the story of the trial, but our film is not really about that, so we are always a bit wary of even saying that,” director Michael Winterbottom told THR last summer about his upcoming drama based on American journalist Barbie Latza Nadeau's book "Angel Fac...

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    Sundance Review: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon Serve up a Plate of Leftovers in 'The Trip to Italy'

    Winterbottom's Italian riff on "The Trip" turns the tables on the characters with a middling sort of conviction.

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    Watch: New Trailer For 'Everyday' Michael Winterbottom's Ambitious Drama Filmed Over 5 Years

    It's been well over a year since Michael Winterbotton's ambitious drama "Everyday" premiered at the Telluride and Toronto Film Festivals, but the gritty drama is now finding its way stateside with a proper release. And with it comes the first trailer for the movie, which makes it look well worth tra...

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    Casting: Emma Watson Rejoins 'Voice,' Daniel Bruhl Replaces Colin Firth, Ellen Page Goes 'Queen & Country'

    As the Toronto International Film Festival chugs along, there's a huge volume of news that comes along with it, mostly casting and project announcements. Today is no different, with word coming down regarding new projects and a handful of resurrected ones as well. Read on for news on projects from E...

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    Review: Michael Winterbottom's 'The Look Of Love' Starring Steve Coogan

    While stylishly capturing the verve, exotica, and free-spirited mojo of swinging '60s London, uber-prolific English director Michael Winterbottom's portrait of legendary U.K. smut impresario Paul Raymond is otherwise a shallow misfire.

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    Michael Winterbottom On Tackling the World of Adult Entertainment in 'The Look of Love' and Reuniting With Steve Coogan

    Paul Raymond was once the richest man in Britain. An adult entertainment mogul who rose to fame in the ‘60s, he was notorious for his private club, Raymond Revue Bar, and gentleman’s magazine, "Men Only"; and infamous for his business smarts, party habits and charm. Think Hugh Hefner with the pomp o...

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    IFC Films Nabs Winterbottom's Coogan Sequel 'The Trip to Italy'

    IFC Films has landed US rights to Michael Winterbottom's "The Trip to Italy," a follow-up to 2010 hit "The Trip," starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon. Coogan and Brydon are reteaming for this new film, which is currently in production in Italy. No word yet on whether there will be any Michael Caine...

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