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    Toronto: Miramax & Roadside Grab Bill Condon's 'Mr. Holmes'

    Ahead of Toronto, Miramax and Roadside Attractions will partner on U.S. distribution for Bill Condon's "Mr. Holmes," a new take on Sherlock Holmes that stars Ian McKellen as the famous detective in his twilight years.

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    Bill Condon and Ian McKellen's 'Mr. Holmes' Gets Stateside Release

    The "Gods and Monsters" team of Bill Condon and Ian McKellen have reunited to bring us yet another take on Sherlock Holmes-- the elder, as opposed to Benedict Cumberbatch or Robert Downey, Jr.'s recent younger versions.

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    The Best & Worst Of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past'

    Well, knock us down with a feather. We'd been positively fearing "X-Men: Days Of Future Past" from afar. It had a been a while since the franchise peaked, and on paper, the giant cast list seemed to promise another "X-Men: The Last Stand"-style mess at best. Plus director Bryan Singer's last film, "...

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    Review: 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ Starring Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy & Hugh Jackman

    The perils of time travel plotting, and maintaining continuity and story logic, within the framework of an already-fantastical superhero universe, are not enviable for any filmmaker. But credit the folks behind “X-Men: Days Of Future Past” for not only negotiating the tricky liabilities of rewriting...

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    Watch: Young Charles Meets Wolverine In Clip From 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' Plus 10-Minute Interview With Cast & More

    As critical reaction rolls in for the super-sized sequel, audiences still have to wait another week to see how well Bryan Singer and Simon Kinberg have pulled off the ambitious time-traveling plot of “X-Men: Days Of Future Past.” In the meantime, hundred-million dollar marketing campaigns stop for n...

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    Adèle Exarchopoulos Celebrates 'Bastille Day,' Michael Shannon Joins 'Freeheld' With Ellen Page & More

    Despite roles in blockbusters like “Prometheus,” “Thor” and “Pacific Rim,” Idris Elba still hasn’t had that one role that would catapult him into a household name—sorry, “The Wire” doesn’t count—but he’ll be getting his shot at the spotlight with the previously-announced action vehicle “Bastille Day...

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    Watch: Wolverine, Beast & More Off Their Powers And Magneto Destroys A Stadium In 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' Clips

    The day of “X-Men: Days of Future Past” is soon, everybody. It'll be everywhere next week, and in this day and age (rather than some alternate, sideburn-filled '70s past) that means lots and lots of clips and snippets and featurettes all over the place for the next few days. So here are some which a...

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    BBC Films Unveils Lavish Film Slate Ahead of Cannes

    Before closing Cannes Directors' Fortnight with Matthew Warchus' "Pride," about gay activism in the time of Margaret Thatcher, BBC Films has unveiled its upcoming roster of star-studded films.

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    'Theatreland' Doc Features Broadway & London Stars McKellen and Stewart

    Did you miss "X-Men" stars Ian McKellen ("The Lord of the Rings") and Patrick Stewart ("Star Trek: The Next Generation") on Broadway in "Waiting for Godot" and "No Man's Land"? (The two distinguished Brit thespians did not land Tony nominations.) Athena is releasing on May 5 the DVD documentary "The...

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