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  1. Weekend Box Office: 'Don't Breathe' Terrorizes Rivals With Winning $26.1M Debut

    7:44 am PDT 08/28/2016
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    Elsewhere, Obama date movie 'Southside With You' opens to mediocre numbers overall, but knocks out boxing drama 'Hands of Stone'; 'Jason Bourne' scores big in China. READ MORE

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  2. 'Embrace of the Serpent' Wins Best Film at Santiago Film Festival

    8:06 pm PDT 08/27/2016
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    Sundance entry ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ grabs best director for Alejandro Fernandez Almendras. READ MORE

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  3. Nate Parker Speaks On Rape Trial and Past Treatment of Women: "I Was a Dog"

    1:23 pm PDT 08/27/2016
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    The embattled writer-director-actor addressed the controversy at a 'Birth of a Nation' screening in L.A. on Friday night. READ MORE

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  4. Nate Parker Backers Pen Letter of Support

    12:54 pm PDT 08/27/2016
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    The statement addresses several aspects of the 17-year-old rape charge against the 'Birth of a Nation' director and calls allegations that he and the film's co-writer, Jean Celestin, harassed their accuser "absolutely untrue." READ MORE

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  5. History of Japan’s Oldest Film Fest Bookended by Earthquakes

    7:17 am PDT 08/27/2016
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    Yufuin Film Festival in Kyushu, which has helped launch the career of many Japanese filmmakers and features passionate symposiums where fistfights have been known to break out, was threatened by another earthquake this year. READ MORE

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  6. 'Southside With You' Stars, Director on Overcoming "Presidential Pressure" of Making a Movie About Obamas

    8:14 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    Parker Sawyers, who plays Barack Obama, explained that the conversations his version of the future president has with Michelle Robinson "felt real" even though this information isn't public record. READ MORE

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  7. 'Star Wars: Episode VIII': Don't Hold Your Breath Waiting For a Title

    3:43 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    "It's going to be a while before it's released," says Daisy Ridley. READ MORE

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  8. Canadian Hiker Rescued Near 'Into the Wild' Bus

    3:06 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    The bus has long been a destination for those seeking to retrace the steps of the 24-year-old Chris McCandless. READ MORE

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  9. Oscars: Who Will Academy Tap for Governors Awards? (Analysis)

    2:59 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    Ahead of Tuesday's big vote, THR's awards analyst reports that a record number of names have been submitted for consideration; letter-writing campaigns have been mounted on behalf of Robert Evans and Lina Wertmuller and Jonas Mekas; and Doris Day has asked not to be honored. READ MORE

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  10. Director of Martin Sheen Movie Filmed in Spanish and English Says Bilingual Actors Are "the Future of Filmmaking"

    2:40 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    "The days of actors speaking English with bad Spanish accents is over," jokes Julio Quintana, director of 'The Vessel.' READ MORE

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  11. 8 Movies With Major Title Changes

    2:29 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    'Pretty Woman,' 'Scream,' 'War Dogs,' and 'Arrival' all had different names before they hit the big screen. READ MORE

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  12. 'Author: The JT LeRoy Story': Laura Albert Defends Her Work Against "Literary Hoax" Label

    1:50 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    "I had this feeling there was more to the story — perhaps much more to the story — than we were being told," director Jeff Feuerzeig told THR about one of history’s greatest literary hoaxes at his doc's premiere in L.A. READ MORE

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  13. What the Captain America Revelation Means for the Future of Marvel Cinematic Universe

    1:15 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    Steve Rogers is out as Marvel's onscreen patriotic superhero, so what next? READ MORE

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  14. Viacom Is "Fully Supportive" of Brad Grey's Leadership of Paramount

    12:17 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    The statement comes a day after Grey presented a turnaround plan to Viacom's board. READ MORE

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  15. 'Southside With You's' Tika Sumpter on Portraying an "Embodiment Rather Than a Caricature" of Future First Lady

    12:12 pm PDT 08/26/2016
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    The actress not only plays the future first lady in the walk-and-talk romance that became a Sundance stand-out, but also stepped into the role of producer for the first time. READ MORE

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  16. Trailer for Russian Superhero Movie 'Guardians' Is So Weird It Just Might Be Good

    11:44 am PDT 08/26/2016
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    The U.S. no longer has a monopoly on big-budget superhero films. READ MORE

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