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    In Theaters: 'The Rum Diary' Hopes To Drink 'In Time' & 'Puss In Boots' Under The Table

    Um, WHAT? There is no horror movie opening this weekend. WHO WILL FILL THE SAW VOID??? I know we got “Paranormal Activity 3” last weekend, but it is decidedly abnormal for no big budget horror to be opening on October goddamn 28th. Are we on the decline of a cycle? Is everyone getting their yayas out at those horrible haunted house places? Think piece coming soon! In the meantime, check out our foreign horror feature for all your cinematic creepy crawlies. And, if you’re not in the Halloween spirit, here are some other films for you to enjoy: the long awaited “The Rum Diary”! “Puss in Boots,” for the children. And time as money movie “In Time...

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    Video: Oscar Nominee Abigail Belts Out Her Singing Prowess at "Janie Jones" Premiere (Watch Now)

    Oscar-nominated actress Abigail Breslin ("Little Miss Sunshine") took to the stage Thursday night at the Gramercy Terrace at the Gramercy Hotel for an impromptu-ish performance at the NYC premiere of "Janie Jones," directed by David M. Rosenthal. In the film, also starring Alessandro Nivola, Elisabe...

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    In His Own Words | David M. Rosenthal Shares a Scene From "Janie Jones," Starring Abigail Breslin

    Below director/writer David M. Rosenthal ("See This Movie") shares a scene from his personally inspired father-daughter rock film "Janie Jones," starring Abigail Breslin, Alessandro Nivola and Elisabeth Shue. The Tribeca Film release opens in limited release October 28.

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    Review: 'Janie Jones' Gets All The Notes Right In The Most Boring Song You Could Imagine

    Take the worst successful bar band you can think of (it was Nickleback, don’t lie). Downgrade their talent about halfway. Now imagine the sheer amount of bands that fulfill that criteria, currently on the road shuffling from bar to bar, hoping to get lucky and have that one moment where the public p...

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    REVIEW | "Janie Jones" Is a Familiar Father-Daughter Drama With Rock, But What's Wrong With That?

    The estranged father-daughter relationship is one of those screenplay contrivances that works better than most. Recent examples include "The Wrestler" and Alexander Payne's upcoming "The Descendants," where the family conflict reeks of familiarity but transcends cliché through strong performances an...

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    Joe Strummer Would Not Approve Of Poster & Trailer For Abigail Breslin Drama 'Janie Jones'

    We were only just talking about how talented young actress Abigail Breslin has some real range, not to mention a whole slate of finished and potential projects. Today we see the poster for one of those potential projects, “Janie Jones,” which we first told you about way back in late 2010.

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    Watch: Alessandro Nivola is a Messed-Up Rocker Dad to Sensible Abigail Breslin in "Janie Jones"

    The coming-of-age rock drama "Janie Jones," which had its premiere at Toronto 2010, will be released by Tribeca Film on October 27.

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