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    Watch: Richard Ayoade Makes Jesse Eisenberg Laugh A Lot In 30-Minute Interview For 'The Double'

    Yeah, we know, the film came out last month, but after dropping The Best Films Of 2014 So Far..., "The Double" is back on our minds. It indeed is one of the finest pieces of cinema from the first six months of the year, but what can often be lost in the discussing the film's many accomplishments is ...

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    Top 10 Indies in the iTunes Store This Week: 'The Double' and 'Vampire Academy' Hit the List

    In addition to the Oscar-winning mainstays of the list "12 Years a Slave" and "Dallas Buyers Club," this week welcomes new additions to the list of top 10 indies in the iTunes store: "The Double" and "Vampire Academy."

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    Exclusive Clip: Watch Jesse Eisenberg Freak Out at Jesse Eisenberg in 'The Double'

    "The Double" hit theaters and VOD May 9th, starring two Jesse Eisenbergs as Simon James and James Simon. You've probably seen the trailers and gotten a sense of the upset that follows when James arrives at Simon's workplace, showing him up in every way. But check out this exclusive clip to see the m...

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    8 Tips For Filmmaking on a Budget From 'The Double' Production Designer

    In Richard Ayoade's "The Double," which hit select theaters on Friday, Jesse Eisenberg plays an awkward young man who encounters his doppelgänger in the bleak office where he works. Production designer David Crank describes the process he went through to create the disturbing dystopian world where t...

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    Jesse Eisenberg and Mia Wasikowska Turn Dostoyevsky Into a Bureaucratic Nightmare For Richard Ayoade's Dystopian Treat 'The Double'

    "The Double" is based on a short story by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, but there's a lot more than the sensibilities of the Russian literary giant hanging over this grimly amusing picture.

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    Indie Box Office Preview: 5 New Indies and How They Might Do, From 'Chef' to 'Fed Up'

    In a new weekly fixture here at Indiewire, we're previewing notable new specialty releases in terms of their box office potential.

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    Five Films to See, or Not-to-See, This Weekend, from 'Neighbors' to 'The Double'

    This movie weekend offers unexpected pleasures -- as well as a few clunkers -- for all cinematic tastes, including the very R-rated "Neighbors," modestly scaled indies "Palo Alto," "The Double" and "Chef," and a potently disturbing food doc, "Fed Up."

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    10 Films In Which Actors Play Multiple Roles

    This week, in celebration of the release of Richard Ayoade’s “The Double,” a film we loved at TIFF (here’s Kevin’s A- grade review), what we really ought to be doing is a feature on films about doubles. Except, whoops, we just did one, for the release of the similarly themed, but very differently ex...

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    Director Richard Ayoade Shares The 5 Films That Influenced ‘The Double’

    Similar to his excellent 2011 debut feature, “Submarine," quick comparisons to past classics have flown frequently with Richard Ayoade’s sophomore effort “The Double." This time Terry Gilliam’s “Brazil” has been elected the overriding influence; however, don’t ask Ayoade to verify such a claim. As t...

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    Aspiring Filmmakers! Here's How 'The Double' Cloned Jesse Eisenberg Without Use of Green Screen

    With Richard Ayoade's second feature "The Double" slated for a May 9th release, the Creators Project decided to give us a behind-the-scenes look at how the film about doppelgängers was made.

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