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  1. 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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  2. '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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  3. 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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  4. '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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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