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    WATCH: John Turturro Spans Career, 'Fading Gigolo' and More in Hour-Long Conversation at 92nd Street Y

    Triple-threat John Turturro wrote, directed and stars alongside Woody Allen in the new comedy "Fading Gigolo," now the second best limited opening of 2014 so far. Following a screening of the film in New York at the 92nd Street Y, Turturro sat down with critic Annette Insdorf for an hour-long conver...

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    Mindless Wanderings (...Or Stuff That Happened While You Were At Your "Scandal" Party)

    John Turturro's "Fading Gigolo", co-starring Woody Allen, became the second highest limited release opener of the year this past weekend, pulling in $200,000 from five locations. My guess is that Mia Farrow did NOT purchase a ticket. Many others, however, did.

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    Woody Allen Propels 'Fading Gigolo' to Strong Second-Best Limited Opening of 2014

    In the specialty world, strong grosses follow critical reaction most of the time. When distributors fear reviews, they often avoid narrow two-city, high-profile openings, going broader or even heading straight for video on demand. Millennium Films, despite mixed reactions to the "Fading Gigolo" prem...

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    Specialty Box Office: John Turturro's 'Gigolo' Far From Fading With Year's Second Best Limited Debut

    John Turturro's "Fading Gigolo" brought some very good news to distributor Millennium Entertainment this Easter Sunday. The film -- which stars Turturro, Woody Allen, Sharon Stone, Sofia Vergara, Vanessa Paradis, and Liev Schreiber -- grossed a fantastic $198,399 from just 5 theaters over the weeken...

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    Box-Office: ‘Captain America’ Threepeats At #1, Johnny Depp’s ‘Transcendence’ Flops Hard

    Disney is having a good year. Thanks to the insane success of “Frozen” and their Marvel studios wing, the studio has already crossed the $1 billion mark for 2014 and it’s not even May. Part of that success is thanks to “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” which spent its third week at the #1 box-o...

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    'Fading Gigolo' Director John Turturro on Sex, Religion, and Why He'd Work With Woody Allen Again

    John Turturro had Woody Allen's voice in his head when penning the script for his latest directorial effort, "Fading Gigolo," but the film owes as much to comedic collaboration as it does to the fact that their mutual barber couldn't keep a secret. "Don't tell Woody," Turturro apparently instructed ...

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    Review: 'Fading Gigolo' Starring John Turturro & Woody Allen Is Breezy And Inoffensive

    "Do you ever just get down on your knees and thank god that you know me and have access to my dementia?" George Constanza asks when his scheme to get Jerry out of a relationship by having him claim he wants to have a menage a trois, winds up with woman actually being into the idea. It's a hilarious ...

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    Review: John Turturro Casts Himself Opposite Woody Allen in 'Fading Gigolo'

    Directing himself and Woody Allen in Miami Fest entry 'Fading Gigolo,' triple-threat John Turturro navigates tricky sexual territory with delicacy.

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    LatinoBuzz: 10 Reason Not To Miss The Cartagena International Film Festival (FICCI)

    The International Film Festival of Cartagena de Indias starts this week and here are ten reasons not to miss it. Expect more news and insight from this exciting festival as I will be attending this year

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    Watch: Woody Allen Is A Pimp In New Trailer For John Turturro's 'Fading Gigolo'

    Woody Allen might be nearing the age of 80, but his creative output has not slowed down one bit. but what has slowed down, considerably, are his on-screen appearances. Since 2004, he’s directed ten films and has just finished production on his eleventh (“Magic in the Moonlight”), but he has only sta...

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