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‘How I Met Your Mother’ Fans Rejoice as Alternate Ending Lands Online (Video)
“How I Met Your Mother” ended its nine season run on CBS earlier this year with Aunt Robin becoming a stepmother after the death of the actual mother, played by Cristin Milioti. But an of...
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NYPD Investigating Joan Rivers' Death
Probe widens from the health department investigationread more
The 2014 Indiewire TIFF Bible: All the Reviews, Interviews and News Posted During Run of Festival
REVIEWS 'While We're Young' is Ben Stiller's Best Role in Years Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones Salvage Stephen Hawking Biopic 'The Theory of Everything' Adam Sandler and Jennifer Garner Struggle W...
Surprise! Lifetime's ‘Brittany Murphy Story’ Is a ‘Colossal Mess,’ ‘Atrocious,’ ‘Not Even Remotely Entertaining’
Lifetime's unauthorized “Brittany Murphy Story” is getting poisoned by critics before it even premieres on Saturday night. The low-budget biopic of the “Clueless” star'...
Helen Mirren Wanted ‘Hundred-Foot Journey’ to Be in French
If you found Helen Mirren’s use of “FrEnglish” in “The Hundred-Foot Journey” a bit bizarre, don’t blame the legendary actress. Mirren evidently wanted to play the r...
Toronto Review: Adam Sandler and Jennifer Garner Struggle With Technology in 'Men, Women & Children'
Filled with superimposed graphics to represent characters who turn to texting, tweeting and Facebook instead of engaging with their real-life problems, Jason Reitman's "Men, Women and Children&qu...
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Toronto: Dennis Lehane on Have-Nots Grabbing Pitchforks and Hollywood Movie Flops
The crime-genre writer is wary of box-office failures like Demi Moore's 'The Scarlet Letter'read more
Toronto Film Review: ‘Men, Women & Children’
"Troubled Teens & Clueless Parents" might have made a more honest title for Jason Reitman's "Men, Women & Children," a carefully diagrammed thesis movie about The Way We Live Now.
Gene Simmons Says Rock Isn't Just Dead, ‘It Was Murdered’ by File Sharing
Gene Simmons not only thinks rock music is dead, it was “murdered” by the internet and the “entitled” Americans using it to steal music. The KISS bassist, who is arguably one ...
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'Men, Women & Children': Toronto Review
Adam Sandler and Jennifer Garner star in Jason Reitman's drama about sexual frustrations in the smartphone eraread more
Toronto: Lower Costs Transform Market for Kiddie Films
Although the Toronto Intl. Film Festival gets most of its attention from award-contender premieres and headlining bidding wars, live action isn’t the only format looking to make a splash this year. ...
‘The Chair's’ Chris Moore, Zachary Quinto Pay It Forward With Starz's Filmmaking Competition
Starz's experimental docu-series “The Chair” dared two first-time feature filmmakers to create individual movies using the same script. A risky venture, it took Chris Moore — who...
Toronto: Starz Snags Rights to Courtney Cox Directorial Debut
Starz has nabbed distribution rights in the U.S. and Canada to Courtney Cox’s directorial debut “Just Before I Go.” The dark comedy about depression debuted at the Tribeca Film Festi...
Toronto: Gaumont Snags Buyers for ‘Gemma Bovery’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Gaumont has inked a raft of major pre-sales on Anne Fontaine’s “Gemma Bovery,” a romantic comedy with Gemma Arterton, ahead of its world premiere at Toronto. Gaumont has pre-sold the film, a pla...
9 New Indies From 2013 Streaming on Netflix Now: 'All is Lost,' 'Interior. Leather Bar' And More
Nearly every month, Netflix adds new films and TV shows while its licensing deals for others lapse. We recently listed all of the movies coming to Netflix this month, but here's a curat...
Buyers Accept Invitation to Venice Winner ‘Farewell Party’
Venice fest award-winner “The Farewell Party” has been acquired by several distributors prior to its Toronto premiere. Beta Cinema has sold the pic, which won the Venice Days People’s Choice...
Stephen Daldry’s ‘Trash’ To Close Rio Festival
Stephen Daldry’s Universal-distribbed “Trash,” his awaited venture into Brazilian filmmaking and teen-thriller territory, will close the 2014 Rio de Janeiro Festival on Oct. 7. “Trash” stars...
Discovery Channel Wants New Projects for Ousted ‘Mythbusters’ Hosts
Discovery Channel revealed at the end of the season finale of”Mythbusters” that co-host Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara would not return for more episodes, but the network may ...
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Toronto: Matt Damon and Kenneth Lonergan Reteaming for 'Manchester-by-the-Sea' (Exclusive)
The drama is said to be tonally similar to Lonergan's acclaimed 'You Can Count On Me'read more
Toronto: Search Engine Picks Up Canadian Rights to ‘Guidance’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Search Engine Films has nabbed Canadian rights to Pat Mills’ feature debut “Guidance,” following its world premiere Friday night in Toronto’s Discovery program. Mills, whose thesp career launc...

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