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    Review: 'The Lady' A Glossy, Poignant But Ultimately Underwhelming Portrait Of Pro-Democracy Activist Aung San Suu Kyi

    If there’s one thing that Luc Besson proved with “The Messenger,” it’s that his melodramatic, spectacle-laden sensibility is not particularly well-suited to serious or credible stories. Nevertheless, the director mostly abets himself of making the same mistakes twice with &ld...

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    New Poster for Athena Film Festival

    Check out the new poster for The Athena Film Festival. Will you be there?

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    New Trailer for The Lady

    Film will open in the US on April 11 and will roll out to other major cities on April 13.

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    The Lady

    The Lady is opening today for one week in LA for an Oscar qualifying run. It will open early next year here in the US. The review below was written based on the version that was at the Toronto Film Festival. I have been told that they film is about 30 minutes shorter. I haven't seen the new ...

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    Michelle Yeoh and the "Emotional Roller Coaster" of 'The Lady'

    Luc Besson's deeply felt epic "The Lady," Hong Kong action icon Michelle Yeoh embodies Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, the Oxford graduate who became the figurehead for Myanmar's fight against military dictatorship.

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    Watch: Suitably Epic Trailer for Luc Besson's "The Lady"

    No matter the genre, Luc Besson ("The Fifth Element," "La Femme Nikita") is a filmmaker who likes his film loud, big and bold. Judging by the new trailer for his latest, "The Lady," he's made our of his grandest entertainments yet.

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    Watch: This Is What Luc Besson's Oscar Bait Looks Like, The Trailer For 'The Lady'

    It looks like at the age of 52, director Luc Besson is ready to move on from his testosteron- fueled action pics and crayon-outlined children's entertainment. He's ready to get a hug from the folks who give out golden statues, and to try and make that happen, he's delivering "The Lady."

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    TIFF Films 'Wuthering Heights,' 'The Lady' And 'Your Sister's Sister' All Find Distribution

    Plus IFC Take Genre Film 'The Incident' & Abel Ferrera's '4.44: Last Day On Earth'; Sundance Selects Nabs Michael Winterbottom's 'Trishna'Many sites have been running stories about the initial buying drought at TIFF, but the situation looks as if it's turning around considerably as more deals are be...

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    Luc Besson's "The Lady" to Open Rome International Film Fest

    The Sixth Annual Rome International Film Festival will open with Luc Besson's "The Lady," playing out of competition.

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