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    '50/50' Writer Will Reiser Sells a (Tragi)Comedy Pilot to NBC

    Having nabbed a Spirit Award for best first screenplay earlier this year for his semi-autobiographical "50/50," Will Reiser is making what's come to be a common next step into television.

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    'The Artist' Sweeps Spirit Awards Taking Best Picture, Director, Actor & Cinematography

    The awards season train continues for "The Artist," and while in years past the Spirit Awards have tended to honor edgier or more decidedly independent fare, this year it looks like even they have the fever for the silent movie sensation. Taking home the big prizes for Best Picture, Best D...

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    'Project Nim,' 'A Separation' and 'The Artist' Top Best Reviewed Indies of 2011 on Rotten Tomatoes

    In a refreshing change of pace, "Project Nim" beat out awards juggernaut "The Artist" to win the Golden Tomato for best reviewed film in limited release at the 13th Annual Golden Tomato Awards, in which Rotten Tomatoes honors the best-reviewed films of 2011.

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    WGA Announces Best Screenplay Nominees

    The WGA has announced the nominees for its 2012 awards. The Original Screenplay category rewarded films that leaned toward comedy, while the Adapted Screenplay features a number of Oscar Best Picture frontrunners.

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    Video of the Day: Cancer Patient Asks "50/50" Star Joseph Gordon-Levitt Out On a Date

    Lindsay Miller is 26, has cancer and is ready to start dating again. Who better to ask than heartthrob Joseph Gordon-Levitt, star of the comedy "50/50"? In the heartwearing film, Gordon-Levitt stars as a cancer patient the same age as Miller, who with the help of his best friend (Seth Roge...

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    Weekend Box Office: 'Dolphin Tale' Flips Over Another Batch Of Weak New Releases To Score #1

    Break it down however you want, but its simple economics. The last month has been absolutely saturated with product, so few of it appealing to mainstream America. These movies aren’t bad. And, in most cases, the marketing isn’t all that faulty. It’s pure numbers. The market can’t withstand this over...

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    In Theaters: 'What's Your Number?' Does The Math With '50/50' & 'Dream House'

    I hope you've all iced your crotch punches from last weekend and are ready to get down to brass tax. Joseph Gordon-Levitt with cancer! Come on now, people, we've got to be SERIOUS, it's almost October after all. We need politics and drama and commentary, like in the scathing feminist critique of "Wh...

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    Jonathan Levine Talks Surviving Title Changes & Casting Switch-Ups In Making '50/50'

    Filmmaker Describes Why They Dropped The Original Title, 'I'm With Cancer' & How They Survived Losing Their Lead Actor 2 Weeks Before ShootingOur conversation with director Jonathan Levine first ran during the "50/50" world premiere at the recent Toronto International Film Festival, but we're worrie...

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