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  1. 'My Lunches With Orson' and 'Orson Welles and Roger Hill': Book Reviews

    4:56 pm 9/27/2013

    Recorded conversations between Welles and director Jaglom are revealed for the first time in Peter Biskind's book, while Todd Tarbox's novel looks at the friendship between the celebrated filmmaker and Hill.Read more

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  2. A Day With Ray: Remembering The Doors' Keyboardist

    7:00 am 5/21/2013

    THR's music editor recalls a ride through wine country with Ray Manzarek. The rocker and lifelong movie lover died on May 20 after a battle with bile duct cancer.Read more

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  3. Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War of The Worlds - Alive on Stage! The New Generation: Film Review

    11:16 am 4/5/2013

    Family-friendly sci-fi stage spectacular transcends bizarre casting and clunky special effects. Read more

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  4. 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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  5. '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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  6. 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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  7. '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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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