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  1. The Guardian Names Edward Snowden Person of the Year

    5:12 am 12/9/2013

    The American whistleblower was the overwhelming favorite for the honor, as voted on by readers of the British newspaper.Read more

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  2. Julian Assange Likely to Evade Espionage Charges (Report)

    8:36 am 11/26/2013

    The Justice Department reportedly has concluded that it can't prosecute the WikiLeaks founder without doing the same to The New York Times and other news outlets.Read more

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  3. Alex Gibney Fires Back at Julian Assange: 'People Are Finally Seeing the Darker Side' (Exclusive)

    12:42 pm 11/19/2013

    In the wake of an extensive attack on his film, "We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks," the filmmaker is posting a detailed response, saying, "We took great care not to distort the positions of anyone."Read more

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  4. WikiLeaks Sabotages 'Fifth Estate' With Its Own Julian Assange Film

    3:54 pm 10/20/2013

    Free downloads of "Mediastan" are offered up just as "The Fifth Estate" bombs in North America -- the worst opening of the year so far for a film opening in more than 1,500 theaters.Read more

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  5. Box Office: WikiLeaks Pic 'The Fifth Estate' Bombing Friday

    1:27 pm 10/18/2013

    "Escape Plan" -- starring Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger -- is likewise withering and may not get to $10 million; "Gravity" could hit $30 million to stay at No. 1 in its third weekend, while "Carrie" is expected to scare up $20 million.Read more

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  6. 'The Fifth Estate' With Benedict Cumberbatch Opens Soft in U.K.

    4:37 am 10/15/2013

    The movie centering on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange lands in sixth place on its opening weekend, taking just over $800,000.Read more

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  7. HFPA President: Julian Assange Interview Coup Begins a New Era

    3:39 pm 10/13/2013

    Theo Kingma of the foreign press group tells THR how he worked for 14 months to make the interview with the WikiLeaks founder happen and that it fell apart three times before it finally took place on Saturday.Read more

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  8. 'Fifth Estate' Screening: Benedict Cumberbatch Talks Challenges of Communicating With Julian Assange

    1:06 pm 10/12/2013

    DreamWorks CEO Stacey Snider also discusses working with Disney film head Alan Horn.Read more

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  9. WikiLeaks Posts Julian Assange's Disapproving Letter to Benedict Cumberbatch

    12:14 pm 10/9/2013

    "I believe you are a good person, but I do not believe that this film is a good film," the anti-secrecy organization's founder wrote. Read more

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  10. WikiLeaks Posts 'Fifth Estate' Script, Calls Assange Film 'Fiction Masquerading as Fact'

    8:03 am 9/20/2013

    Bill Condon's film, which premiered in Toronto, stars Benedict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.Read more

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