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12 Years a Slave

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  1. AFM: 'Dear White People' Breaks Urban Curse to Sell Globally

    7:00 am 11/9/2014

    European and Asian buyers, often wary of films about African-American culture, have jumped at Justin Simien's Sundance hitRead more

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  2. MIPCOM: 'Book of Negroes' Star Cuba Gooding Jr. on Neglected Slave-Trade Tales

    2:18 pm 10/14/2014

    "It always upsets me when I hear about something I don't know"Read more

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  3. Zurich Film Festival to Honor Hans Zimmer With Lifetime Achievement Award

    3:00 am 7/1/2014

    The workaholic Oscar-winning composer most recently wrote the scores to “Amazing Spider-Man 2” and Christopher Nolan's “Interstellar.”Read more

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  4. China's Bona Film Group First-Quarter Revenue, Profit Rise

    8:05 pm 5/29/2014

    "The Man from Macau," featuring Chow Yun-fat, helped drive the improved performance at the Chinese distributor. Read more

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  5. British Supermarket Chain Apologizes for '12 Years a Slave' Display

    9:47 am 5/21/2014

    To promote DVD and Blu-ray copies of the film, Sainsbury's set up a mannequin dressed like Solomon Northup.Read more

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  6. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Judi Dench Win Irish Academy Awards

    12:32 am 4/6/2014

    The 11th annual Irish Film and Television awards, dished out at a ceremony in Dublin April 5, also saw "Philomena" win best international film ahead of "12 Years a Slave," "Gravity" and "The Wolf of Wall Street."Read more

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  7. Adam Beach Brings First-Run Hollywood Films to First Nations Audiences

    6:49 am 4/1/2014

    A pact between the "Big Love" star and Entertainment One will bring titles like Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" and Neil Burger's "Divergent" to an untapped market. Read more

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  8. CinemaCon: Fox Derides Theater Chief for Saying '12 Years' Too 'Intense' to Watch on Big Screen

    10:02 am 3/27/2014

    Fox executives and others were surprised earlier this week by National Association of Theatre Owners president/CEO John Fithian's public comments, since his job is to promote seeing movies in the cinema.Read more

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  9. Plans to Raze '12 Years a Slave' Site for Baseball Stadium Draw Outrage

    4:37 pm 3/25/2014

    Descendants of Solomon Northup are among those opposing plans to develop Shockoe Bottom in Richmond, Va. — where a busy slave-trading district once stood.Read more

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