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Hollywood a No-Show at Venice Film Festival
VENICE — The absence of hefty U.S. fare is beginning to be felt as the Venice Festival enters its second stretch. Many of this year’s really big guns — the Weinstein Co.’s Oscar hopeful ...
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Global Box Office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Roars in China, Crosses $600M Worldwide
The sequel opens to a chest-thumping $47 million at the Chinese box officeread more
Venice Film Review: ‘The Cut’
There’ve been paltry few movies about the 1915 Armenian Genocide, which only increases expectation around Fatih Akin’s already buzzy “The Cut.” Budgeted at $21 million, this historical epic-cu...
Rona Fairhead Confirmed as Head of BBC Governing Body
LONDON — The U.K. government has selected Rona Fairhead to be chairman of the BBC Trust, the public broadcaster’s governing body, the Department for Culture, Media & Sport confirmed Sunday...
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'Escobar: Paradise Lost': Telluride Review
Italian actor Andrea Di Stefano's directorial debut is a melodrama about notorious Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar read more
Catherine Deneuve Pic ‘Three Hearts’ Gets U.S. Distribution (EXCLUSIVE)
In one of the banner deals on a high-profile title at this year’s Venice Film Festival, Cohen Media Group has acquired U.S. rights to “Three Hearts” starring Catherine Deneuve, Charlotte Gainsbo...
‘Birdman’ Confirms Its Awards Buzz at Telluride
The “Birdman” awards buzz grew louder Saturday night at the Telluride Film Fest, as a packed screening confirmed that the film has potential for across-the-board kudos attention. Praise...
Review: Why 'Birdman' is the First Modern Showbiz Satire
During one lively scene in Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu's unclassifiably nutty showbiz satire "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)," someone labels a dangerous form of thea...
The Indiewire 2014 Fall Preview: The 21 Films We've Already Seen That You Need To
"A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night" (November)Any movie that's billed as an Iranian vampire Western is worthy of consideration, but "A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night" also happens t...
Sarah Silverman, Bette Midler, Kelly Osbourne Send Well-Wishes to Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers‘ famous friends and E! colleagues are rallying behind the comedy legend who is reportedly on life support after she stopped breathing during throat surgery on Thursday morning. Over ...
Arab Film Festivals Offer Spotlights to Local Filmmakers
This fall, in the bustling media hubs of Dubai and Abu Dhabi and the more ancient Arab capitals of Cairo and Marrakech, festival execs are promising a bumper crop of Arab cinema. It’s a harvest that...
‘Birdman’ and ‘Foxcatcher’ Leave Telluride Audiences Blissed Out and Bowled Over
Alejandro González Iñárritu's “Birdman” had first earned its wings with a world premiere at the Venice Film Festival a few days earlier, but the director has a particular love for ...
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No Fewer Than 5 Shows Inspired by Sherlock Holmes Find Homes on TV
A shadowy cabal of influential media barons went to war with a lone mastermind earlier this year in the court. This, of course, was the legal battle between Sherlockian Leslie S. Klinger and the est...
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'Arrow': Oliver and Felicity Get Intimate in Season 3 Promo
Intense fights, a new Thea and a dateread more
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Is Double Box-Office Winner: Weekend's No. 1, Highest-Grossing Movie of the Year
Marvel's “Guardians of the Galaxy” killed two birds with one stone at the weekend's box office, earning the No. 1 spot over the holiday and officially becoming the highest-grossing...
Telluride Review: Josh Hutcherson Flees Menacing Benicio Del Toro in Solid B-Movie 'Escobar: Paradise Lost'
The legacy of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar, who reached the height of his cocaine-smuggling power in the eighties running a multimillion dollar cartel operation, is obvious fodder for the movies....
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'Once Upon a Time' Season 4 Teaser: 'Frozen's' Elsa Gets Chilly Storybrooke Debut (Exclusive)
ABC's new promo makes its primetime premiere Mondayread more
Box Office: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Rules Lackluster Labor Day
“Guardians of the Galaxy” became the year’s highest grossing U.S. release this weekend, goosing an otherwise drab Labor Day box office The Marvel film topped the domestic charts for ...
Watch: Emma Thompson and Pierce Brosnan are Divorcées Turned Crime Capers in New 'Love Punch' Clips
In writer-director Joel Hopkins' British heist comedy, "The Love Punch," Emma Thompson and Pierce Brosnan team up on screen for the first time as bickering divorcees Kate and Richard Jones. ...
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Box Office: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Wins Labor Day, Closes Out Troubled Summer
Labor Day offerings 'As Above, So Below' and Pierce Brosnan's 'November Man' place No. 5 and No. 6read more

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