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    Watch: Alternate, NSFW Trailer For David Cronenberg's 'Maps To The Stars'

    Yesterday, we got our first taste of David Cronenberg's "Maps To The Stars," with what was essentially a post-production reel. And is generally the case, that kind of footage isn't always the best representation of the tone and style of the finished product. Well, this morning brings with it another...

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    Watch: New Trailer, Clip & Featurette For Hammer Horror 'The Quiet Ones' Starring Jared Harris

    These days horror movies, for the most part, tend to come fast and cheap, with little in the way of craft other than loud noises and found footage aesthetics. But classic genre banner Hammer are doing things differently as they return to big screen productions. They scored a big hit with "The Woman ...

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    Amy Schumer's "The Foodroom" Deep-Fries Aaron Sorkin

    Amy Schumer's parody of Aaron Sorkin's tics isn't a friendly jab but a scorched-earth polemic.

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    Review: Disneynature's Entertaining, Beautifully Shot 'Bears,' Narrated By John C. Reilly

    It seems fitting that Disney, a studio that has had such a solidly illustrious history with anthropomorphic bears (between Winnie the Pooh, the Country Bears at Disneyland and Br'er Bear from "Song of the South," all the way up to the magical bears that populated Pixar's Oscar-winning "Brave"), woul...

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    Mainframes and Hallways: The Endless Corridors of "Transcendence"

    With an artificially intelligent Johnny Depp, Transcendence" seems like a simplistic Luddite fable. But its images say something more complex, and more interesting.

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    10 Movies Turned Into TV Shows

    Last night saw the arrival of "Fargo" on FX, the second attempt (after a very shortlived late-90s version starring Edie Falco in the role that won Frances McDormand an Oscar) to bring the Coen Brothers' beloved comedy-drama to the small screen. Unlike that version, this is something "inspired" by ra...

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    Watch: Gorgeous New Trailer for James Gray's 'The Immigrant' Rudely Welcomes You to America

    Gray's much-awaited new film "The Immigrant" looks like a throwback to the great melodramas of the past, with comparisons from the film's supporters ranging from Roberto Rossellini's Ingrid Bergman collaborations to Elia Kazan.

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    This Weekend in Theaters, Johnny Depp Transcends and John Turturro Is 'Fading'

    Though "Transcendence" is the box office hopeful this weekend, a number of offbeat indies and festival favorites also hit theaters, from director/star John Turturro's "Fading Gigolo" to the visually splendid Nepalese doc "Manakamana," and more.

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    TV Review: SundanceTV's Charming Season Premiere of 'The Writers' Room' Shares Secrets of 'Scandal'

    On the second season premiere of the inside Hollywood talk show, host Jim Rash talks to the writers, producers, and star -- Kerry Washington! -- of ABC's "Scandal."

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    Watch: First Trailer For Jim Mickle's Noir 'Cold In July' Starring Michael C. Hall, Sam Shepard & Don Johnson

    They don't make 'em like this anymore. Well, more accurately, they don't make 'em like this anymore, but Jim Mickle still does. The director behind "Stake Land" and "We Are What We Are" returns with another genre exercise with "Cold In July," and the first trailer has arrived.

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