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  1. War of the Worlds: The True Story: Film Review

    7:07 am 12/24/2012

    Timothy Hines' faux documentary is inspired by both H.G. Wells' classic sci-fi novel and Orson Welles' legendary 1938 radio broadcast. Read more

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  2. 'Sleeping With the Enemy' Helmer Boards 'The Stranger' Remake (Exclusive)

    4:04 pm 10/1/2012

    Joseph Ruben will direct the thriller. Read more

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  3. Best-Movie Poll Shocker: Todd McCarthy's Take on 'Vertigo's' Dethroning of 'Citizen Kane' (Analysis)

    11:05 pm 8/2/2012

    THR's chief film critic weighs in why Alfred Hitchcock's 1958 film might have knocked Orson Welles' 1941 classic from its 50-year perch atop the list.Read more

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  4. 'Vertigo' Tops 'Citizen Kane' in Poll of Greatest Films of All Time

    10:30 am 8/1/2012

    The BFI's Sight & Sound magazine survey puts Hitchcock's psychological drama at the top of the charts in the once-a-decade international critics’ film poll, published since 1962.Read more

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  5. Influential Film Critic Andrew Sarris Dies at 83

    1:38 pm 6/20/2012

    A longtime contributor to The Village Voice, he popularized the auteur theory that argued for the importance of the film director.Read more

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  6. Orson Welles' 'Citizen Kane' Oscar Sells for $861,542

    7:54 pm 12/20/2011

    UPDATED: Magician David Copperfield was among the bidders at the auction.Read more

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  7. Orson Welles' 'Citizen Kane' Oscar Returning to Auction

    1:37 pm 12/12/2011

    The director's best screenplay academy award will be put up for grabs Dec. 20 by Nate D. Sanders auction house. Read more

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