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Venice Film Review: ‘Pasolini’
One suspects Pasolini himself would approve of casting Willem Dafoe to play himself, seeing as how the actor can count both Christ and “Antichrist” among his screen credits. But it's doubtful whet...
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Ad of the Day: Under Armour Presents Gisele Bündchen Like You've Never Seen Her
Gisele Bündchen kicks butt in a new ad breaking today for Under Armour's "I Will What I Want" campaign by Droga5. The supermodel and wife of NFL quarterback Tom Brady (a fellow U...
iTunes Seals Deal With Middle East Distributor Front Row
VENICE – Prominent Dubai-based independent Middle East film distributor, Front Row Filmed Entertainment has sealed a deal with iTunes under which it will act as an aggregator for independent Ara...
Venice Film Review: ‘Sivas’
Boy-and-his-dog films usually tug on the heart with puppyish persistence, but there's little easy sympathy to be found in Turkish director Kaan Mujdeci's tough, imposing debut feature "Sivas."
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Xbox One Console Has Dismal Launch in Japan
Lines of excited buyers conspicuous by their absence read more
Cite Films Preps ‘Afloat,’ ‘The Winter’ (EXCLUSIVE)
VENICE – Paris-based Cite Films, ex-Roissy head Raphael Berdugo’s production sales house, is teaming with France’s Virginie Films, owned by Virginie Lacombe, to produce “l’Alcool transparent...
Reality Producers Natalka Znak, Simon Jones Partner with Sky
Reality TV vets Natalka Znak (“Hell’s Kitchen”) and Simon Jones (“American Idol”) have inked a distribution partnership with Sky through their Znak&Jones Productions ...
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'Pasolini': Venice Review
Willem Dafoe plays the murdered gay poet whose loss still reverberates through Italian intellectual life in Abel Ferrara's anti-conventional portraitread more
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BSkyB Buys Stake in TV Producer Znak & Jones
Focusing on the U.S. and U.K., it is run by the former CEOs of Talpa USA and Zodiak USAread more
Anthony LaPaglia, Guy Pearce and Kerry Fox Together For ‘Holding the Man’
Director Neil Armfield has assembled a starry cast for an Australian film adaptation of beloved book “Holding The Man.”
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'Boardwalk Empire': Steve Buscemi, Terence Winter Share How They Ended the Final Season
Said Buscemi of Nucky at the season-five premiere: "I'll certainly miss his wardrobe — he always looked sharp!"read more
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Benicio del Toro Is the Worst In-Law Ever in 'Escobar: Paradise Lost' Trailer
From the Hunger Games to the drug war, Josh Hutcherson just can't stay out of troubleread more
Blake Shelton and Jimmy Fallon Are Terrible at ‘Random Object Football Toss’ (Video)
Blake Shelton and Jimmy Fallon learned the hard way that there is a reason the football is shaped the way it is. In a game Fallon dubbed “Random Object Football Toss” on “The Tonight...
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Frank Underwood Threatens Stephen Colbert's Life
Kevin Spacey does not suffer foolsread more
Matthew McConaughey Stares Down a Bull in Lincoln MKC Ad (Video)
Matthew McConaughey is a one-of-a-kind personality, and Lincoln didn't water down any of that for their new advertising campaign called “Live in Your Moment.” The Oscar-winning “...
Toronto: ‘Nymphomaniac’ Star Stacy Martin to Star in French Thriller ‘Mahal’ (EXCLUSIVE)
“Nymphomaniac” star stacy Martin is set to topline “Taj Mahal,” a high-concept thriller set against the backdrop of the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India. Sold by BAC Films and produced ...
Toronto: The Exchange to Sell Intl. Rights to ‘Dear White People’ (EXCLUSIVE)
The Exchange has come on board to sell international rights to the campus comedy “Dear White People,” starting at Toronto. “People” won the U.S. dramatic special jury award for breakthrough ta...
Former NY Mayor Michael Bloomberg Returning to Helm of His Media Empire
After several successful years as president and chief executive officer of Bloomberg L.P., Daniel Doctoroff will step down at the end of the year to make room for the returning Michael Bloomberg. Fres...
‘Game of Thrones': Key Characters May Sit Out Next Season
HBO’s “Game of Thrones” will be missing a few main characters next season, according to one of the show’s actors. Kristian Nairn, who plays the giant Hodor on the series, told ...
‘Hansel and Gretel’ Live-Action Movie in the Works From ‘Hundred-Foot Journey’ Producer (EXCLUSIVE)
Juliet Blake, who teamed with Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg on “The Hundred-Foot Journey,” is developing a live-action “Hansel and Gretel” movie. Blake, through her Four C...

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