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  1. 'Dope' Trailer

    5:38 pm 2/27/2015

    Three inner-city high-school students try to find the balance between avoiding the temptations of a bad neighborhood and not being condemned as eternal geeks.Read more

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  2. First Black Oscar Winner's Speech: Hattie McDaniel Thanks Academy for Its "Kindness"

    9:00 am 2/19/2015

    "I sincerely hope I shall always be a credit to my race and to the motion picture industry."Read more

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  3. 'Two Men in Town' Trailer

    3:12 pm 1/29/2015

    Ex-con and cop killer William Garnett (Forest Whitaker) forms a friendship with his parole officer after spending eighteen years in jail. Read more

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  4. 'Songs My Brothers Taught Me': Sundance Review

    2:51 pm 1/28/2015

    New York-based filmmaker Chloe Zhao takes a spell on a Badlands reservation, with an intimate focus on the lives of a fatherless teenage brother and sister.Read more

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  5. 'Dope': Sundance Review

    10:44 am 1/25/2015

    This feature from writer-director Rick Famuyiwa ('The Wood') is headlined by breakout star Shameik Moore and produced by Forest Whitaker.Read more

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  6. Weinstein Co. Sets Release Date for Jake Gyllenhaal's 'Southpaw'

    10:28 am 1/22/2015

    The boxing drama from director Antoine Fuqua will debut on July 31, 2015.Read more

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  7. Box Office: Liam Neeson's 'Taken 3' Zooms to No. 1 With Stellar $40.4M Debut

    7:48 am 1/11/2015

    Ava DuVernay's 'Selma' places No. 2 after expanding nationwide, earning a coveted A+ CinemaScore; 'Into the Woods' and 'Unbroken' both jump the $100 million mark domesticallyRead more

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  8. Sundance: 'Dope' Sells to Open Road, Sony

    4:04 pm 1/9/2015

    Forest Whitaker narrates the coming-of age story, set in the post-hip hop, gang-infested neighborhood of Inglewood, Calif.Read more

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  9. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Taken 3' and More

    6:30 am 1/9/2015

    And see what THR's critics are saying about period romance 'Beloved Sisters' and family drama 'It's All So Quiet'Read more

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  10. Liam Neeson, 'Taken 3' Team Talk Making Kidnap Sequel Where "Nobody is Taken"

    12:52 pm 1/8/2015

    "The challenge is to escape what everybody thinks"Read more

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