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    Picturehouse Nabs Adam Wingard's Sundance/SXSW Title 'The Guest' (VIDEO)

    Picturehouse has picked up all US rights to director Adam Wingard's upcoming mindbender "The Guest," a hit at Sundance and now headed for SXSW.

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    Director Marjane Satrapi's Sundance Fave 'The Voices' Gets a US Distributor

    From the Iranian-born director of "Chicken with Plums" and the Oscar-nominated "Persepolis," Marjane Satrapi's "The Voices," starring Ryan Reynolds and Anna Kendrick, has finally found a US distributor after its Sundance 2014 premiere.

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    Lionsgate Acquires Sundance's Ryan Reynolds Horror-Comedy 'The Voices'

    The film is directed by Iranian-born filmmaker and cartoonist Marjane Satrapi, best known for directing the Academy Award nominated film adaptation of her best-selling graphic novel, "Persepolis." Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton, Anna Kendrick and Jacki Weaver star.

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    With 'Hellion' Locked for US Distribution, Where Will Star Aaron Paul's Career Land Post-'Breaking Bad'?

    Sundance Selects has acquired North American rights to writer/director Kat Candler's "Hellion," which world premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January. The film stars Aaron Paul, Juliette Lewis and Josh Wiggins. So after racking up four Emmy noms and two wins for his now-storied performance ...

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    'Blind' Takes Us Inside the Mind's Eye of a Sightless Woman

    Eskil Vogt's drama, which wowed critics at Sundance and in Berlin, creates a dreamed-up world so steeped in realism that its greatest trick is making us suspect trickery.

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    How One of Sundance's Best Documentaries Got Lost in the Crowd

    The Arab Spring documentary 'We Are the Giant' was one of the best films at Sundance. Too bad almost no one saw it.

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    'Obvious Child': Abortion Is Hard, But the Material's Hilarious

    In the Sundance hit, Jenny Slate's stand-up comedian finds terminating an unplanned pregnancy leads to some great jokes.

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    Is the 'Woman's Picture' Dead? Not So Fast.

    Female-directed and -oriented cinema is just fine, but its form(s) change faster than some can keep up.

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    UPDATED! Recapping The Sundance Sales: A Complete List of Festival Pick Ups

    The 2014 Sundance Film Festival has officially come and gone, and with it comes a considerable talking point: Why was it such a slow sales year? Or, perhaps it should be worded this way: Was it a slow sales year?

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    Profiles in Criticism: Scott Foundas

    The Variety scribe on the jump from would-be filmmaker to film critic.

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