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    Van Gogh Biopic, Over Six Years in the Making, Finds Director in Sweden

    Art buffs, here's some exciting news out of the Toronto International Film Festival.

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    Will Jake Gyllenhaal Creepout 'Nightcrawler' Wow Crowds Outside Toronto as Well as Oscar Voters? (VIDEO)

    The one dark horse Oscar candidate is Jake Gyllenhaal vehicle "Nightcrawler," which allows the pale, gaunt actor to transform himself physically into a dangerous sociopathic creep in the vein of Robert De Niro's Travis Bickle in "Taxi Driver." Chasing after the right video footage of fires, car cras...

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    Watch: Kevin Smith Debuts Disturbing First Clip From 'Tusk'

    Justin Long stars in "Tusk," the dark new film from indie auteur Kevin Smith that world-premieres at Toronto this weekend, hits up Fantastic Fest in Austin later in September, and opens in theaters September 19.

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    How Kristen Wiig Made Her Way From 'SNL' to Dramedies 'Skeleton Twins' & TIFF Premiere 'Welcome to Me'

    Why have women alums of "Saturday Night Live" had a harder time than men, who've monopolized the show over the years, at making a permanent dent at the movies? Funny-lady Kristen Wiig seems to be making many of the right moves to establish herself as a movie actress who can do more than just silly c...

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    Toronto: RADiUS Grabs Musical 'The Last 5 Years,' Starring Anna Kendrick, Before World Premiere

    RADiUS-TWC has landed one of the first major acquisitions of this year's Toronto International Film Festival with "The Last 5 Years," Richard LaGravenese's big-screen adaptation of the 2002 off-Broadway smash musical.

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    Gyllenhaal and Watts Star in Jean-Marc Vallée's 'Demolition,' Up for Grabs in Toronto

    Québec director Jean-Marc Vallée broke out in 2013 with "Dallas Buyers Club" and hasn't, it seems, stopped working since.

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    Participant Media, Changing Its Stripes, Sells Thriller 'Out of the Dark' to Vertical Entertainment

    As Participant Media prepares to celebrate its tenth anniversary at Toronto with the world premiere of animated “Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet,” the company led by eBay co-founder Jeff Skoll has been broadening its narrowly defined social action niche to include commercial feature fare. The message is...

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    TIFF Thriller 'Cut Bank' Picked Up by A24, DIRECTV

    A24 and DIRECTV have picked up U.S. rights to Matt Shakman's feature directorial debut, thriller "Cut Bank," which premiered at this year's Los Angeles Film Festival and will show before international audiences later this year in Toronto.

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    EXCLUSIVE: Watch the Trailer for Chinese Kidnapping Drama 'Dearest,' Bound for Toronto & Venice

    Director/producer Peter Ho-Sun Chan is a leading figure in the Asian film industry. His new feature "Dearest," the intense followup to 2013's "American Dreams in China," centers on the true story of a divorced couple whose three-year-old goes suddenly missing. Watch the trailer, exclusive to TOH!, h...

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