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  1. 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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  2. Benedict Cumberbatch Defends Julian Assange: 'The World Needed to Know' (Video)

    6:00 am 9/11/2013

    The "Fifth Estate" star says the WikiLeaks founder "had a really strong moral purpose behind his actions," adding, "whether it was right or wrong, I think only history and time will tell."Read more

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  3. The Confessions of Benedict Cumberbatch

    6:00 am 9/11/2013

    The cover star of The Hollywood Reporter's New A-List issue -- who stars in four movies this fall, including award contenders "August: Osage County" and "The Fifth Estate" -- reveals how he was abducted at gunpoint, what he thinks about "Star Wars" rumors and the spotlight: "Is he gay? Can't he commit to a relationship? All this speculative shit."Read more

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  4. InRealLife: Toronto Review

    9:49 am 9/9/2013

    Timely British documentary examines the dubious highs and damaging lows of teenage Internet use.Read more

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  5. Rupert Murdoch: News Corp Papers Didn't Decide Australian Election

    12:58 am 9/9/2013

    The conservative coalition supported by the mogul's papers was swept into office, but Wikileaks founder Julian Assange failed in his Senate bid.Read more

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  6. The Fifth Estate: Toronto Review

    8:55 pm 9/5/2013

    Bill Condon's look at WikiLeaks centers on the falling-out between Julian Assange and a key ally.Read more

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  7. Toronto: Awards Prospects Limited for Fest Opener 'The Fifth Estate' (Analysis)

    8:24 pm 9/5/2013

    Bill Condon's WikiLeaks thriller looks like more of a commercial play than an Oscar one, despite fine performances by Benedict Cumberbatch and Daniel Bruhl.Read more

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  8. 'Fifth Estate' Producer Steve Golin on Possible Snowden Movie and How Anne Hathaway Left Him Hanging (Q&A)

    11:00 am 9/4/2013

    The Anonymous Content exec reveals to THR the fallout from the actress' departure from the dark comedy "Laggies" ("We were all very disappointed with the way that went down") and how they have "more than we can spend" of TV development money.Read more

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  9. Julian Assange Joins Jury for U.K.'s Raindance Film Festival

    5:34 am 9/3/2013

    It's not clear how the embattled WikiLeaks founder will screen the indie cinema event's competition entries, given that he remains holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy. Read more

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  10. Julian Assange: Hollywood Friends Keeping Spirits Up

    5:00 pm 7/31/2013

    The WikiLeaks founder says his year spent in the Ecuadorian embassy has been made better thanks to John Cusack and Lady Gaga.Read more

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