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  1. Box Office Preview: George Clooney's 'The Descendants' Lands in Theaters Wednesday

    4:29 pm 11/15/2011

    The Alexander Payne-directed film is opening midweek in New York and Los Angeles to build word-of-mouth and get a jump on box office giant "The Twilight: Breaking Dawn -- Part 1," which could take away women.Read more

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  2. VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of our Directors Roundtable Photo Shoot

    11:01 am 11/15/2011

    Behind the scenes of our Director Roundtable photo shoot featuring Alexander Payne 'The Descendants', Mike Mills 'Beginners', Steve McQueen 'Shame', Jason Reitman 'Young Adult', Bennett Miller 'Moneyball', and Michel Hazanavicius 'The Artist.'Read more

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  3. Judy Greer, Professional Scene-Stealer, on 'The Descendants' (Audio)

    2:06 am 11/14/2011

    Greer, who stars opposite George Clooney in Alexander Payne's dramedy, tells THR she now embraces the "Judy-sized roles" upon which she has built her career.Read more

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  4. 'The Descendants': Alexander Payne Goes Behind the Scenes of George Clooney Pic

    11:34 am 11/11/2011

    The director tells THR about returning to George Clooney (after passing him up for "Sideways") to play the grieving father of a heartbroken family.Read more

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  5. George Clooney and His 'Descendants' Castmates Bring Down House at New York Q&A

    9:57 pm 10/15/2011

    The discussion followed a joint SAG/BAFTA screening of the Alexander Payne movie.Read more

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  6. George Clooney Says He's Still 'Upset' About Losing 'Thelma & Louise' Role to Brad Pitt (Video)

    11:07 am 9/10/2011

    During a conversation moderated by THR chief film critic Todd McCarthy, the "Ides of March" actor-director also reveals his thoughts on being passed over for "Sideways" and other movies.Read more

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  7. UCLA Wraps Up First Film School Partnership With Telluride Festival

    10:23 am 9/10/2011

    UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television inaugurated a new program to bring graduate students to the Colorado fest.Read more

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  8. Telluride 2011: Festival Gives Promising Look Into the Fall

    3:14 pm 9/5/2011

    Alexander Payne's "Descendants" and its star George Clooney emerge as critical favorites as the Labor Day weekend event closes.Read more

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  9. Feinberg Forecast: Early Favorites Include 'The Help,' George Clooney, Glenn Close, Brad Pitt, and Meryl Streep

    9:55 am 9/4/2011

    THR's awards analyst reveals his latest survey of the Oscar landscape.Read more

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  10. Telluride 2011: Press Asked to Refrain From Photographing George Clooney at Indoor Events

    4:16 pm 9/2/2011

    Organizers say it was their decision to keep shutterbugs away from events involving the actor.Read more

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