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    Interview: Jon Stewart On 'Rosewater,' 'Star Wars' Bar Miztvahs and Getting High During 'Half Baked'

    In 16 years of hosting “The Daily Show,”Jon Stewart has transformed into a major cultural figure. He now has the ability to alter the political media landscape in ways he likely never imagined. That makes his decision to return to the world of movies surprising. Then again, “Rosewater,” which premie...

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    Oscar Contenders Headline Sweeping BFI London Film Festival

    BFI London Film Festival Director Clare Stewart today announced the full program (or rather, "programme") for the fest's 58th incarnation, which runs October 8-19.

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    For Your Consideration: The Four Films That Jumped Into the Oscar Race This Past Week

    Venice and Telluride just officially kicked off awards season. What films benefited?

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    Telluride Review: Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' Starring Gael Garcia Bernal

    The category of Iranian prison movies with feel-good endings is a small subgenre, and one that "Rosewater" is likely to have all to itself for the near future. With his feature film writing and directing debut, "The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart clearly wanted to make a people-have-the-power message ...

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    Telluride Lands a Rich Program and Key World Premieres Ahead of Toronto

    The Telluride Film Festival program unspooling over Labor Day weekend (August 29 - September 1) is choice, with 25 new features out of 85 feature films, short films and revivals from 28 countries. (Full program below.) Clearly, the festival did not lose the battle with the Toronto Film Festival. Ven...

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    Watch: Gael García Bernal is Detained in Iran in First Trailer for Jon Stewart's Directorial Debut 'Rosewater'

    Jon Stewart's highly anticipated film 'Rosewater' will screen at film festivals this fall. The first trailer is below.

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    World Premieres Of 'The Imitation Game,' 'Wild' & 'Rosewater' Lead 2014 Telluride Film Festival Line-Up

    We're well underway on festival season: the Venice Film Festival is going into its second day, and as we speak, our intrepid correspondent is mid-air on the way to the Telluride International Film Festival, which kicks off tomorrow. An increasingly crucial Oscar launch pad as well as a nicely curate...

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    New Pics From 'Rosewater,' Jon Stewart Says He Got Input On The Script From J.J. Abrams And Ron Howard

    "Did you ever work at a restaurant? Remember your first or second day, how simple shit like 'Where is the ketchup?' takes you five minutes where it takes someone else 10 seconds? Especially early on, there were a lot of people who didn’t know where we kept the ketchup," Jon Stewart told EW about thi...

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    First Look: Gael García Bernal In Jon Stewart's Directorial Debut 'Rosewater'

    An Oscar-ready release date. An International Premiere slated for the Toronto International Film Festival. Pretty nice work for first-time director Jon Stewart, right? Today, the first images from his debut, "Rosewater," have arrived, and it indicates that the film is no comedy.

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