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  1. Throwback Thursday: In 1985, Ethan Hawke Began His Own Film Boyhood

    12:00 pm 11/27/2014

    The 'Boyhood' star made his film debut two decades ago with 'Explorers'; says director Joe Dante: "He was able to be genuine and likable and the movie was essentially built around his character" Read more

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  2. George Sluizer, Director of 'The Vanishing,' Dies at 82

    11:10 am 9/22/2014

    The Netherlands native also helmed 'Dark Blood,' released almost two decades after River Phoenix's deathRead more

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  3. River Phoenix's Final Film to Make U.S. Debut Despite Family Pressure

    7:00 am 3/6/2013

    Sources tell THR that Miami festival organizers felt pressure to drop "Dark Blood," which continues to draw the ire of the late actor’s family.Read more

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  4. River Phoenix's 'Dark Blood': Berlin Review

    9:35 am 2/14/2013

    River Phoenix's final role is brought to light in this never-before-released 1993 effort from George Sluizer, which co-stars Judy Davis, Jonathan Pryce and Karen Black.Read more

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  5. 'Dark Blood' Trailer

    12:23 pm 2/4/2013

    River Phoenix, Jonathan Pryce and Judy Davis star in George Sluizer's thriller 'Dark Blood'. Read more

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  6. River Phoenix's Final Film to Make U.S. Debut at Miami Film Festival

    9:18 am 1/15/2013

    "Dark Blood" was 80 percent complete when Phoenix died in 1993, and the footage disappeared into a vault.Read more

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  7. River Phoenix's Last Film 'Dark Blood' to Debut at Film Festival in September

    2:59 am 8/1/2012

    Dutch director George Sluizer initially abandoned the project after Phoenix died suddenly in 1993 at age 23.Read more

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