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  1. Reese Witherspoon, Julianne Moore and Actress A-List on Nude Photo Hack, Renee Zellweger's "Cruel" Treatment, Hollywood's Female Problem

    9:00 am 11/19/2014

    In THR's annual actress roundtable, this season's top seven awards contenders — including Amy Adams, Patricia Arquette, Laura Dern, Felicity Jones and Hilary Swank — open up about how to fight the lack of female leads and what you teach your daughter when you yell at a paparazzo to "leave us the f— alone"Read more

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  2. Matt Damon Teams With Alexander Payne for 'Downsizing'

    12:38 pm 11/5/2014

    Payne wrote the script and will directRead more

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  3. 'Sideways' 10th Anniversary Celebrated at Reunion With Alexander Payne, Paul Giamatti

    5:10 pm 8/4/2014

    The 2004 film celebrated the milestone by raising $100,000 for Direct Relief International at the ranch of Jim Clendenen, the Au Bon Climat winemaker whose Pinot Noir was featured in the film.Read more

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  4. 'Nebraska' Director Alexander Payne, Haskell Wexler Honored by Location Managers

    5:25 pm 3/5/2014

    Commercial location scout Scott Dewees will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the LGMA Awards.Read more

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  5. Oscars: Inside the Last, Desperate Push to Win Over Voters Before Balloting Closes

    4:32 pm 2/24/2014

    From taking over the late-night talk shows to going anywhere a reporter and camera might follow —even the Vatican — this year's nominees have stopped at nothing to court votes during the final days of this year's cutthroat Oscar race.Read more

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  6. Oscar Breakdown: Best Director

    1:44 pm 2/18/2014

    This year's nominees: An old master who made a vibrant film, a younger master who made one in black-and-white, a Mexican and a Brit plus a guy who has now been nominated in this category in three of the last four years.Read more

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  7. How 'Nebraska's' Composer Wrote Americana Music Without 'Banjo Plucking'

    10:27 am 1/31/2014

    Mark Orton explains how 'temp love' got him the gig, what Alexander Payne's best advice is and why he didn't nab an Oscar nomination.Read more

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  8. Telluride vs. Toronto: Forced to Pick One Fest or Other, Where Will Filmmaker Loyalties Fall?

    10:54 am 1/30/2014

    Upset that films they accepted as premieres were sneak-screening in Telluride, Toronto Int'l Film Fest organizers say they will no longer screen any films that have already been seen elsewhere within their fest's first four days.Read more

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  9. Oscars: David O. Russell, Martin Scorsese and Other Directors Reveal What Inspired Their Nominated Movies

    8:50 am 1/28/2014

    This year's crop of nominees -- which also includes Alexander Payne, Steve McQueen and Alfonso Cuaron -- reveals the personal ideas and experiences that influenced their films.Read more

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