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TORONTO ’08 | Day Two Roundup

TORONTO '08 | Day Two Roundup

TORONTO ’08 | Day Two Roundup

indieWIRE offers a snapshot of Toronto ’08 news from around the world.

You Won’t Have to Wrestle Through This
Todd McCarthy’s review of the new film by Darren Aronofsky starring Mickey Rourke resounds in praise. [VAR]

“Che” Finds a U.S. Home?

Lou Lumenick is “hearing” that Magnolia has signed a deal for Soderbergh’s film [NYP]

Toronto Readies For “Rachel,” “Wrestler”

High profile films get set to premiere. [VAR]

Lots of Pre-Fest Buys in Toronto

Sony Pictures purchase of “Vinyan” among them. [HR]

Canadian Government Skips TIFF Speech

Not willing to risk boos, there was no traditional congratulatory speech from a cabinet minister last night. [Toronto Star]

Real-time mobile reports from TIFF

Care of Canada’s National Post [NP]

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