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  1. 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Trailer: 'We Need You to Hope Again' (Video)

    6:21 am 10/29/2013

    The latest look at the "First Class" sequel, set to hit theaters on May 23, 2014, also teases the return of Halle Berry's Storm and shows Patrick Stewart coming face to face with James McAvoy.Read more

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  2. The Weinstein Co. Nabs Michael Fassbender Starrer 'Macbeth'

    8:53 am 10/23/2013

    The company takes U.S. and Canadian rights for the Shakespeare adaptation that also stars Marion Cotillard. Read more

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  3. '12 Years a Slave': What the Critics Are Saying

    12:33 pm 10/17/2013

    The often-brutal true story is praised by reviewers for its willingness to reveal the dark side of the antebellum U.S., with actors Chiwetel Ejiofor and Michael Fassbender also earning plaudits.Read more

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  4. '12 Years a Slave' Cinematographer Sean Bobbitt: Not Letting the Audience Off the Hook

    9:40 am 10/17/2013

    “A lot of people complained that the shots were too long and uncomfortable," says the lenser. "[Director Steve McQueen said] 'That worked perfect then, and we're not going to change that.'"Read more

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  5. Oscars: Michael Fassbender Says He Won't Campaign Again

    7:42 am 10/15/2013

    After his fruitless pursuit of a nomination for "Shame," the "12 Years a Slave" star tells GQ, "I'm not a politician. I'm an actor."Read more

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  6. 'The Counselor's' Michael Fassbender, John Leguizamo on Cormac McCarthy's First Screenplay

    12:45 pm 10/10/2013

    The actors also talked to THR about working with talented directors and co-stars, including "Breaking Bad" alum Dean Norris.Read more

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  7. New York Film Fest: '12 Years a Slave' Cast Talks Tapping Into Brutal True Story

    8:37 pm 10/9/2013

    Michael Fassbender, Steve McQueen, Chiwetel Ejiofor and more reveal how they tried to capture the harsh reality of slavery.Read more

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  8. New York Film Fest: '12 Years a Slave,' 'All is Lost' and 'Nebraska' Clamor for Attention on Busy Night

    8:47 pm 10/8/2013

    Stars Michael Fassbender, Robert Redford and Bruce Dern were joined by the likes of Madonna and Carl Bernstein at back-to-back-to-back screenings and receptions.Read more

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  9. John Singleton: Can a White Director Make a Great Black Movie? (Guest Column)

    6:00 am 9/19/2013

    "42" and "The Help" had white helmers; "The Butler" and "12 Years a Slave" didn't. The Oscar-nominated director questions the studios' motives in telling black stories with scant African-American input: "It's as if the studios are saying, 'We want it black, just not that black.' "Read more

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  10. Toronto Aftermath: Did Too Many Awards Movies Peak Too Early?

    5:00 am 9/18/2013

    Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey and Kate Winslet scored some initial attention, but the sheer number of films may have diluted the fest's value for contenders.Read more

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