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  1. 'Whiplash': What the Critics Are Saying

    5:30 am 10/10/2014

    Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons drum up music-minded drama in the film festival favorite from Damien ChazelleRead more

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  2. London Film Festival: Jason Reitman Wishes He'd Directed J.K. Simmons in 'Whiplash'

    8:49 am 10/9/2014

    The 'Men, Women and Children' director also likened the Internet to the black monolith in '2001'Read more

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  3. 'Whiplash' Trailer

    2:59 pm 10/6/2014

    Andrew (Miles Teller) joins a music conservatory and is mentored by a stern instructor (J.K. Simmons) who seeks to get the best out of himRead more

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  4. New 'Terminator' Reboot Is a "Love Story," Says J.K. Simmons

    10:54 am 10/2/2014

    The 'Terminator Genisys' star calls next year's movie "funny and well-rounded and heartfelt"Read more

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  5. New York Film Fest: Miles Teller on 'Whiplash' Jazz Demands, J.K. Simmons' Jabs and Downtown L.A.

    9:09 pm 9/28/2014

    "I had done a bunch of movies back-to-back, and I had three weeks off in between — blah, blah, blah, I'm very grateful to be working, I'm happy for the work"Read more

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  6. New York Film Fest: 'Whiplash' Continues to Drum Up Major Oscar Buzz

    9:07 pm 9/28/2014

    J.K. Simmons is a best supporting actor frontrunner and Miles Teller is a best actor possibility for their work in 29-year-old Damien Chazelle's film — which could crack into the best picture race, as wellRead more

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  7. New York Film Fest: J.K. Simmons, Damien Chazelle on Whether 'Whiplash' Torment Leads to Talent

    9:42 am 9/26/2014

    "It's easy for someone to see this film at face value to see that he can't do, so he teaches and terrorizes, but it's much deeper than that"Read more

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  8. Miles Teller on 'Divergent': "I Was Feeling Dead Inside; I'd Taken the Film for Business Reasons"

    7:09 am 9/24/2014

    The 'Whiplash' star explains his physical and mental transformation for Damien Chazelle's film fest favorite Read more

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  9. Hugh Grant Has a Thing for Younger Women in the Trailer for 'The Rewrite'

    8:31 pm 8/29/2014

    He's a long way from Notting HillRead more

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  10. 'Whiplash': Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons Drum Up Hard Hits in New Trailer (Video)

    6:14 am 7/25/2014

    Damien Chazelle directed and wrote the drama about an aspiring drummer who is berated by his art college professor.Read more

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