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  1. Hollywood Studios Now Scrambling to Replicate 'Lion King's' $6 Billion Worldwide Gross

    10:00 am PDT 10/15/2014
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    Major players are placing bigger bets on theater as the Disney adaptation hits a milestone: "When's the last time a movie made that?" READ MORE

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  2. NBC News Reportedly Held Talks With Jon Stewart to Host 'Meet the Press'

    1:58 pm PDT 10/08/2014
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    'The Daily Show' host may just have succeeded David Gregory, according to New York Magazine READ MORE

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  3. 'The Daily Show': Jason Jones Fills in For Sick Jon Stewart

    8:36 pm PDT 10/07/2014
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    Jones battles Samantha Bee for the desk READ MORE

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  4. Watch the Trailers for 17 of Fall's Most Anticipated Movies

    12:21 pm PDT 10/04/2014
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    'Gone Girl,' 'Interstellar,' 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' and more READ MORE

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  5. Ben Affleck Berates Jon Stewart for Spoiling 'Gone Girl' in Outrageous 'Daily Show' Interview

    11:18 pm PDT 09/30/2014
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    The actor (jokingly) claims he ghost-directed for David Fincher and calls Stewart a "copycat" for making a movie set in Iran READ MORE

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  6. Austin Film Fest: 'The Humbling' and 'The Last Five Years' Will Open, 'Rosewater' Will Close

    2:51 pm PDT 09/30/2014
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    The fest in Texas' capital also announced that Edward Zwick will receive this year's Extraordinary Contribution to Film Award on Oct. 25 READ MORE

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  7. 'The Daily Show' Gives Michael Che Over-the-Top Farewell After Three Months

    7:36 am PDT 09/19/2014
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    "Michael, we hardly used ye" READ MORE

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  8. Jon Stewart Outraged by NFL’s Ongoing Domestic-Violence Scandal

    10:21 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    “Actual vikings don’t treat their children like that” READ MORE

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  9. Toronto Wrap: How Paramount Snagged Chris Rock's 'Top Five'

    5:00 am PDT 09/17/2014
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    The studio will waste no time in releasing the comedy and is planning a December release READ MORE

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  10. Toronto: Festival Head Holding Firm on Telluride Premiere Policy

    1:02 pm PDT 09/14/2014
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    Piers Handling defended his strategy to discourage distributors taking Oscar contenders to Telluride READ MORE

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  11. Toronto: Jon Stewart on Not Getting Too Serious With 'Rosewater'

    2:14 pm PDT 09/07/2014
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    'The Daily Show' host insists his Iranian prison movie is one more way to portray political absurdity READ MORE

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  12. Jon Stewart on Embracing the Film Festival Circuit, Finding Humor in Drama

    1:41 pm PDT 09/04/2014
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    THR's awards analyst recently sat down with the 51-year-old host of Comedy Central's 'The Daily Show,' whose first feature film is now playing the fall fests READ MORE

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  13. Telluride: 'Rosewater' Director Jon Stewart Receives Hero's Welcome

    7:18 am PDT 08/30/2014
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    The popular funnyman dropped by the Rockies for the world premiere of his feature directorial debut, which he shot during his 2013 hiatus from 'The Daily Show' READ MORE

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  14. Telluride: The Movies the Filmmakers Want to See

    1:44 pm PDT 08/29/2014
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    Jon Stewart, Mike Leigh, Bennett Miller, Errol Morris and Megan Ellison sound off READ MORE

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  15. Telluride and Toronto Lineups: A Critical Crystal Ball

    12:37 pm PDT 08/28/2014
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    THR's chief film critic vets the fall festivals for the titles most likely to impress READ MORE

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  16. Trailer for Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' Explores Whether You Can Take One's Freedom

    11:48 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    Gael Garcia Bernal stars in the film that's set to get its world premiere Friday at the Telluride Film Festival READ MORE

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  17. 'Rosewater' Trailer

    11:32 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    Jon Stewart's drama centers on Iranian journalist Maziar Bahari, who was sent to prison and brutally interrogated for more than three months. Starring Gael Garcia Bernal, the film is set to hit theaters on Nov. 7. READ MORE

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  18. Jon Stewart on Directorial Debut 'Rosewater,' His 'Daily Show' Future and Those Israel-Gaza Comments

    9:00 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    With his Middle East political drama hitting Toronto, he faces accusations by Iran that he took "Zionist lobby" funding; responds to critics who've called him a self-hating Jew ("I have plenty of other reasons to hate myself"); opens up about 'The Daily Show’s' high-profile departures; and hints at a possible end to his tenure ("What did you hear? Do you h READ MORE

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  19. 'Daily Show': Jon Stewart's 5 Best Political Interviews

    9:00 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    Obama, Hillary Clinton and Al Gore are among those who have been in the hot seat READ MORE

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  20. Jon Stewart on Directorial Debut 'Rosewater'

    9:00 am PDT 08/28/2014
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    The 'Daily Show' host reveals the biggest challenges of stepping behind the camera. READ MORE

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