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    TOH! Worst Movies of 2012

    Anne Thompson and TOH! writers Maggie Lange, Beth Hanna, Matt Brennan, and Jacob Combs share their picks for Worst Movies of 2012.

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    Detroit Film Critics Mix It Up with Best Picture & Director Nominations for Polley's 'Take This Waltz' & Bayona's 'The Impossible'

    The Detroit Film Critics have announced their nominations, with many usuals getting recognition ("Zero Dark Thirty," "Argo," "Silver Linings Playbook") and a few interesting indie pushes -- Sarah Polley's "Take This Waltz" and J.A. Bayona's "The I...

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    Exclusive Video: Watch Adam Brody Tell You Why It's Good to Lie in Interview for 'Damsels in Distress' (Now Out on DVD)

    With Whit Stillman's first film in 14 years, "Damsels in Distress," finally making its way onto Blu-ray and DVD today, check out an exclusive video interview with three of the film's cast members: Adam Brody, Analeigh Tipton and Hugo Becker.

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    Why 'Damsels in Distress' Tops Indiewire's 5 DVD/Blu-ray Picks for the Week

    This week on DVD/Blu-ray: Whit Stillman's first film in 14 years(!!); a dirty Danish comedy that puts its American counterparts to shame; a relentless French actioner; a twisted thriller from David Fincher; and every 007 film, available for the first time in one massive collection.

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    Specialty Box Office: Big Debut For "Woman Thou Art Loosed;" "Bully" Expands Nicely With PG-13

    The overwhelming winner amidst a slew of specialty debuts this weekend was Neema Barnette's "Woman Thou Art Loosed!: On the 7th Day." According to estimates provided by Rentrak earlier today, "Loosed" managed to find the best per-theater-average of any film in release, includ...

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    Specialty Box Office: 'Sushi' Becomes Year's First $1 Million Doc; 'Damsels' and 'Pope' Debut Nicely

    It was a happy Easter for the two reporting newbies at the specialty box office. According to estimates provided by Rentrak earlier today, both Sony Classics' "Damsels in Distress" and Sundance Selects' "We Have a Pope" found respectable debuts.

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    Critic's Notebook: Why Whit Stillman, not 'Titanic,' Defines the '90s

    The nineties are back! That's the general takeaway from a crop of trend pieces responding to two new releases this week, one that piggybacks on the popularity of a late nineties hit and another that is one. As all sentient beings know by now, James Cameron's "Titanic" reemerge...

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    Damsels In Distress—movie review

    It’s difficult to know what to make of Whit Stillman’s 'Damsels in Distress'. When I screened it for my class at USC my students’ reaction was all over the map. One young woman said it was possibly the worst movie she’d ever seen, while a young man raised his hand to say that he loved it; many other...

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    FUTURES: Analeigh Tipton, One of Whit Stillman's 'Damsels in Distress'

    With her lead turn opposite Greta Gerwig in Whit Stillman's anticipated fourth feature "Damsels in Distress" (out this Friday), Tipton proves her breakout turn in "Crazy, Stupid, Love" was no fluke.

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