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    Trailer of the Week: Meryl Streep and Taylor Swift Bring 'The Giver' to the Screen

    After a reported 15 year development phase, the film adaptation of Lois Lowry's popular 1993 young adult novel "The Giver" is finally nearing its theatrical release, and we have the trailer to prove it.

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    Watch: First Trailer For YA Adaptation 'The Giver' Starring Jeff Bridges & Meryl Streep

    Here we go again... While Jeff Bridges may have been on the ball with "The Giver," developing the adaptation of Lois Lowry’s award-winning book for well over a decade, the film is entering an arena littered with carcasses of similar, but failed efforts ("The Host," "Beautiful Creatures," "The Mortal...

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    First Look At Jeff Bridges In YA Adaptation 'The Giver'

    “The movie will not be an exact duplication of the book. It’s taking a lot of licenses,” Jeff Bridges told EW about his long, long in the works adaptation of Lois Lowry’s 1993 classic "The Giver" (the actor has been trying to get it made for over two decades). Set in a futuristic, dystopian world wh...

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    The 100 Most Anticipated Films Of 2014

    Last week we brought you numbers 100-51 of our 100 Most Anticipated Films of 2014. And while we still have several other look-ahead-to-2014 pieces in the works for the coming days, like a Sundance preview, 2014 Films We've Already Seen, and the ever-controversial Will These Films Suck? rundown of po...

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    Taylor Swift & Katie Holmes Join 'The Giver' With Meryl Streep & Jeff Bridges

    Though she's conquered the music world and the gossip pages, Taylor Swift is now trying her hand at acting. She had a voice role in last year's animated "The Lorax" and popped up in one episode of "New Girl," but now it looks like Hollywood is ready to let her act opposite legends like Meryl Streep ...

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    Meryl Streep Joins YA Adaptation 'The Giver' With Jeff Bridges

    Meryl Streep has seemingly done it all in her career, but a YA adaptation? Nope...not until now anyway. The legendary actress is getting ready to make herself known to the tween set by coming on board "The Giver," which will also mark her first collaboration with Jeff Bridges.

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    Phillip Noyce Eyes Directing 'The Giver' Starring Jeff Bridges

    Winning the Newberry Award in 1994, Lois Lowry's "The Giver" seems to have been in development nearly as long. The movie came close to being made a couple of times, once with "House of Sand and Fog" writer-director Vadim Perelman at the helm over at Fox, and then again at War...

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    Jeff Bridges To Produce & Star In Young Adult Novel Adaptation 'The Giver'

    'House of Sand and Fog' Writer-Director Vadim Perelman Writing ScriptThis year marks 40 years since Jeff Bridges broke through in "The Last Picture Show," and what's truly remarkable is that the actor is probably now a bigger star than ever before. His long-awaited Oscar win came with "Crazy Heart" in 2009, and last year he headlined the tentpole "Tron: Legacy" and took the western "True Grit" to a massive box office, picking up another Oscar nomination for his trouble. And at 61, there's no sign of stopping any time soon: he's about to shoot two blockbusters back-to-back, with potential Harry Potter successor "The Seventh Son" swiftly follow...

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