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    Specialty Box Office: Jarmusch's 'Lovers' Alive and Well At Box Office; 'Joe' Disappoints

    Jim Jarmusch's very well reviewed "Only Lovers Left Alive" led a considerable batch of indie openers at the box office this weekend. The story of Adam (Tom Hiddleston) and Eve (Tilda Swinton), two retro cool vampires, "Only Lovers" grossed $96,976 from 4 theaters for a potent $24,244 average.

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    Here All the Movies Opening Today, April 11th. What Will You See?

    Looking to get caught up with all the 2014 releases so far? Well, here are 14 more titles (all from this weekend) to add to your potential viewing list.

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    Review: Conventional, Flawed 'The Railway Man' Starring Colin Firth And Nicole Kidman

    "The Railway Man" tells the true story of a World War II veteran mentally broken by his experiences in the war, living a lonely, isolated life, and trying to come to grips as best he can with the terror and memories that still haunt his mind. But you'd be forgiven after watching the opening portion ...

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    A24 Dates 'The Rover' With Robert Pattinson For June 13, Keira Knightley's 'Laggies' For September 26

    Robert Pattinson’s clout-building continues in 2014 though it technically has barely begun. Pattinson’s post-“Twilight” career rehab started with David Cronenberg’s “Cosmopolis” and the film world took notice. Auteurs, perhaps needing a viable start to greenlight their projects, took notice too. Wer...

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    Watch: U.S. Trailer For Colin Firth/Nicole Kidman Drama ‘The Railway Man’ Plus New Clip

    We’ve seen Colin Firth overcome a stutter, win an Oscar, and launch England’s involvement in WWII with “The Kings Speech," but in the actor’s first historical drama since, we witness the other side—the severe emotional trauma present in many soldiers afterwards. “The Railway Man” pairs Firth in that...

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    Watch: Nicole Kidman & Colin Firth Meet Cute In Clip From 'The Railway Man' Plus New Images From The Film

    In an era when Richard Branson is ready to shoot people into space, we will say this about the old fashioned railroad: it's still pretty romantic. The countryside whipping by, the sound of the tracks, the recycled air....okay, maybe not everything about the experience will make hearts flutter but it...

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    Watch: Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman in Stirring UK Trailer for 'The Railway Man'

    "The Bridge on the River Kwai" is considered a classic, but what would have happened if Alec Guinness' character Lt. Colonel Nicholson went home to Britain to deal with the post traumatic stress of being a prisoner of war?

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    Watch: U.K. Trailer For ‘The Railway Man’ Starring Colin Firth & Nicole Kidman Plus New Pics From The Film

    "It was 1984 and I saw [Jim Jarmusch's] 'Stranger Than Paradise' and [Andrei Tarkovsky's] 'The Sacrifice' in 24 hours, and they both left such an impression on me," Jonathan Teplitzky, the director of "The Railway Man" starring Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman, recently said in an indie directors round...

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    Eli Roth's 'The Green Inferno' Gets Picked Up, Sequel In The Works & More TIFF Acquistions

    The feeding frenzy that is the backstage wheeling-and-dealing at a major film festival has come to Toronto, and bobbing up from the churning waters are a number of intriguing bodies... We hear from our friends at Hitfix that CBS Films has nabbed “The F Word,” not (sadly?) the feature-length Gordon R...

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    Weinstein Co. Acquires Rights to 'Eleanor Rigby' and 'The Railway Man' at TIFF

    As The Toronto International Film Festival winds down, The Weinstein Company has picked up two more features.

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