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    Focus Features Acquires New Thriller Starring Idris Elba and Adèle Exarchopoulos

    Focus Features has acquired North American distribution rights to "Bastille Day," a Paris-set action thriller starring Idris Elba and "Blue is the Warmest Color" breakout Adèle Exarchopoulos.

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    Watch: Zach Braff's 'Wish I Was Here' Teaser is Full of Hipster-Indie-Magic

    Set to The Shins "Simple Song" -- a track HIMYM fans will probably recognize from the season 8 finale -- the trailer is a collection of the film's most powerful visual and emotional moments, edited in such a way that they leave the viewer curious and anxious for more.

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    Watch: Intense, Mind-Bending Trailer for 'The Signal,' Starring Laurence Fishburne

    Focus Features has released the first trailer for its upcoming release titled, "The Signal." The film, which premiered in January at Sundance, stars veteran actor Lawrence Fishburne opposite up-and-comer Brenton Thwaites, also the star of The Weinstein Company's adaptation of Lois Lowery's dystopic ...

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    Review: Jason Bateman's 'Bad Words' Puts a Vulgar Twist on Spelling Bees, Invites 'Bad Santa' Comparisons

    Jason Bateman has described his directorial debut, "Bad Words," as "'Bad Santa' with spelling bees," a comparison so evident in the material that it's practically a remake. The actor's step behind the camera, in which he plays a bitter 40-year-old who crashes a national children's spelling bee by am...

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    Zach Braff's Kickstarter-Funded Feature 'Wish I Was Here' Gets July 18 Release from Focus Features

    Zach Braff's "Wish I Was Here" will be released in New York and Los Angeles July 18, 2014.

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    Zach Braff's 'Wish I Was Here' Sold Big at Sundance, But What Do His Backers Get?

    "Wish I Was Here" sold big at The Sundance Film Festival. How do his Kickstarter backers feel about the film's success?

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    Sundance Review: Ten Years Since Zach Braff Brought 'Garden State' to Sundance, With 'Wish I Was Here,' Has Anything Changed?

    After "Garden State," Braff wouldn't succeed at directing another feature for a full 10 years. Was it worth it?

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    Sundance: Focus Features Falls for Zach Braff's 'Wish I Was Here'

    Focus Features has acquired rights to Zach Braff's largely Kickstarter-funded "Wish I Was Here," according to Deadline. The reported $2.75 million deal marks the first major acquisition since Peter Schlessel took over Focus from James Schamus.

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    Former Focus Features CEO James Schamus to Be Honored by Writers Guild Awards

    Months after being ousted as Focus Features' CEO, James Schamus will be honored with the Evelyn F. Burkey Award at the 66th Annual Writers Guild Awards that take place in New York on February 1, 2014.

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    Review: How Matthew McConaughey Pulls Off a Tricky Performance In Flawed But Affecting 'Dallas Buyers Club'

    It doesn't take long to establish the challenge of Matthew McConaughey's performance in "Dallas Buyers Club," both for him and viewers asked to accept it. The emaciated actor, playing a straight man who just learned he has AIDS, glares at his doctor and fires back that there's no way he's got "that ...

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