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    Review: David Sedaris Adaptation 'C.O.G.' a Charming Coming-of-Age Picaresque

    Written and directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez from an essay by David Sedaris, "C.O.G." played earlier this year at Outfest, Sundance and Frameline, and it won the director the New American Cinema Award at the Seattle International Film Festival.

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    What Makes the Toronto International Film Festival a Unique Film Event Each Year

    In the sport of film festivals, Teams Cannes or Venice have good, bad and in between years. But when it comes to Team Toronto, it's in a whole other league. It may not even be the same sport.

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    Animated App Review: "The Winston Show"

    In a world of seemingly endless point and click iPad fodder, Winston is a different animal. This is not your typical "talk to the funny cartoon character" type app. There are many apps where you are recorded, then your voice is played back at a higher or lower pitch, faking interactive dialog. Not h...

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    Everything You'd Ever Want to Know About Toronto 2013: Here's All Of Indiewire's Coverage

    The 2013 Toronto International Film Festival ended on Sunday with "12 Years a Slave" winning the Blackberry People's Choice Award. Indiewire was on the scene for the 37th edition to report on the latest acquisitions, review the anticipated titles, and interview many of the artists. Below find all of...

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    Review: Shaka King's Stoner Dramedy 'Newlyweeds' Is A labor of Love Definitely Worth Seeing

    Newlyweeds, the debut feature of writer-director Shaka King, is many things. It is an intriguing new take on the stoner comedy, the romantic comedy, and one might even say the “black comedy.”

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    Coney Island Film Fest Review: Strong Performances & Dialogue Anchor 'Stay Cold, Stay Hungry'

    Stay Cold, Stay Hungry, the first feature from Writer/Director Eric Branco (Barbasol cinematographer) is the story of two different homeless men on a journey to self-actualization and redemption.

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    Amid Racist Reactions to New Miss America, PBS Doc ‘The World Before Her’ Examines Pageants and Politics in India (TRAILER)

    Last night, when Nina Davuluri became the first Indian-American to be crowned Miss America, Twitter erupted in hateful commentary. Hideous monikers -- “Miss Arab,” “Miss Al-Qaeda,” “Miss 7-11” -- and ugly rhetoric proliferated. “This is America,” some wrote, as if by way of explanation. But in Nisha...

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    What The Experimental Films at TIFF Tell Us About the Future of Film

    Wavelengths, the expanding home for experimental film at the Toronto International Film Festival, is not just a sampling of new films. It's an attempt to take the temperature, on the extremes, of cinema -- or moving pictures, as we should call them.

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    Recap: ‘Boardwalk Empire,’ Season 4, Episode 2, ‘Resignation’

    The point has been made, “Boardwalk Empire” can be a deliberately paced show, but on tonight's episode “Resignation,” it appears at least one of the fourth season’s key elements is in place. That would be Dr. Valentin Narcisse (Jeffrey Wright), the brewing antagonist, whose striking demeanor and dec...

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    Now That 'Life of Crime' Has Closed TIFF, Let's Look Back at the Best and Worst of Elmore Leonard Adaptions

    Last month we lost the greatest crime writer of our generation, arguably of all time, the brilliant and irreplaceable Elmore Leonard, known as ‘Dutch’ to his friends. A master of the genre, Dutch published almost 50 novels and about as many short stories during his 87 years. His novels have become s...

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