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    Career Watch: Salma Hayek - Does 'Savages' Signal a Comeback?

    Salma Hayek won't be giving up her sex symbol status any time soon, but it's been ten years since her Oscar nomination for 2002's "Frida."

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    Weekend Preview: Must-Sees Are Shelton's 'Your Sister's Sister' & Art Doc 'Marina Abramovic'

    We'll waste no time on "Rock of Ages" (47% rotten) and "That's My Boy" (14% rotten), focusing instead on the two best films opening this weekend. Contrary to its tepid banner ads, Lynn Shelton's "Your Sister's Sister" is refreshingly simple and authentic...

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    Watch: Trailer For Matheiu Demy's 'Americano' Stars A Half-Clothed Salma Hayek

    The last time we reported about Mathieu Demy's debut feature "Americano," it was about to premiere at TIFF last September in hopes of finding American distribution. It looks like it found it with MPI Media Group, who is releasing the film in limited release this weekend. With days left...

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    Toronto Acquisition: Mathieu Demy's "Americano" Picked Up by MPI

    North American rights to director Mathieu Demy's "Americano" have been picked up by MPI Media Group. Demy, son of directing parents Anges Varda and Jacques Demy, wrote the film, which stars Salma Hayek, Chiara Mastroianni, Marcello Mastroianni and Geraldine Chaplin. MPI picked up the film following ...

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    Exclusive: First Footage & New Pics From TIFF Entry 'Americano' Starring Salma Hayek & Mathieu Demy

    Growing up, Mathieu Demy was certainly no stranger to the film world. The actor is the son of legendary filmmakers Agnes Varda and Jacques Demy, and his own foray in front of the camera has found him in such features as “God is Great, But I’m Not,” “Aram” and “The Girl On The Train.” However, Demy i...

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    Exclusive: First Look At Salma Hayek & Mathieu Demy In 'Americano'

    It's always said that when it comes to breaking into the film industry, it's not what you know, but who you know, and it's hard to deny that nepotism is rife in the industry. But when it's meant that talents like Sofia Coppola, Nicolas Cage, Peter Fonda, Drew Barrymore, John Huston and, uh, Clint Ho...

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