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  1. The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Toronto Review

    7:30 pm 9/10/2013

    In his feature debut, New York filmmaker Ned Benson brings together a dream cast with Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy toplining.Read more

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  2. Telluride: 'Prisoners' Is Well-Made and Gripping, But Is It Academy Fare? (Analysis)

    11:54 am 8/31/2013

    Because of the detective-thriller's dark subject matter, the large number of its actors who shine in it and the Academy's longstanding genre biases, it may slip through the cracks.Read more

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  3. Prisoners: Telluride Review

    4:28 pm 8/30/2013

    Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal lead an all-star cast in Canadian director Denis Villeneuve's thriller about the search for two abducted children.Read more

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  4. Hammer Museum to Honor Writer Tony Kushner, Artist Robert Gober

    5:21 pm 7/10/2013

    Viola Davis will be on hand Oct. 5 to pay tribute to the Oscar-nominated "Lincoln" scribe at the Los Angeles museum's 11th annual Gala in the Garden.Read more

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  5. 'Prisoners' Trailer

    9:36 am 5/31/2013

    The first trailer for 'Prisoners' shows Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal hunting for two kidnapped girls. The film, from Warner Bros. and Alcon Entertainment, was directed by Denis Villeneuve. It also stars Terrence Howard and Viola Davis.Read more

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  6. Box Office Preview: Bruce Willis' 'Die Hard 5' Eyeing Big Holiday Win

    12:44 pm 2/13/2013

    UPDATED: The action pic opens on Valentine’s Day opposite female-fueled “Safe Haven” and “Beautiful Creatures”; animated pic "Escape From Planet Earth" debuts Friday as the long Presidents Day weekend gets underway.Read more

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  7. 'Beautiful Creatures' Star Viola Davis on Why Her Character Isn't a Maid in the Adaptation (Q&A)

    11:41 am 2/11/2013

    "I think that when black people are woven into the lives of characters in 2013, then I think they play other roles than maids," says the actress, who stars as a woman with supernatural powers in the romance drama.Read more

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  8. Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Anne Hathaway Lead First SAG Award Presenters

    4:45 am 1/16/2013

    A star-studded group that includes several nominees will help chaperone the festivities at the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.Read more

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  9. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of Brad Pitt's 'Killing Them Softly' and More

    9:00 pm 11/29/2012

    What THR's critics say about the movies opening this week. Read more

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  10. Disney's 'Sofia the First' TV Series Sets Premiere Date, Reveals Guest Stars

    9:00 am 11/27/2012

    The animated show will feature the voices of guest stars including Eric Stonestreet, Viola Davis, Bonnie Hunt, Ellie Kemper, Megan Mullally, Kiernan Shipka and Jeffrey Tambor.Read more

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