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  1. '21 Nights with Pattie' ('Vingt et une nuits avec Pattie'): Film Review

    2:09 pm PST 12/14/2015
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    The latest film from French directorial duo the Larrieu brothers is a necrophilia-themed sex comedy headlined by Karin Viard, Isabelle Carre, Denis Lavant and Andre Dussolier. READ MORE

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  2. 'HomeSick': London Review

    10:30 am PST 11/02/2015
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    There are knowing nods to Polanski and Haneke in Jakob Erwa’s chilly urban Eurothriller about a neighborly feud that spirals into nightmarish paranoia. READ MORE

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  3. 'Lost in Munich' ('Ztraceni v Mnichove'): London Review

    10:29 am PST 11/02/2015
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    A racist parrot ruffles diplomatic feathers in this multi-layered Euro-farce about wounded national pride and the perils of low-budget film-making. READ MORE

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  4. London Film Festival Closes With 'Steve Jobs'

    5:06 am PDT 10/19/2015
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    Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Danny Boyle and Aaron Sorkin provided the star power on the closing night. READ MORE

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  5. Ridley Scott, Joan Collins Among AMPAS Party Guests at London Film Fest

    4:31 am PDT 10/15/2015
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    The party was held to welcome the Academy's newest European members. READ MORE

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  6. 'Assassination' Director Choi Dong-hoon Talks Success, Pressure of Colonial-Era Movie (Q&A)

    10:43 am PDT 10/14/2015
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    The action drama has resonated across South Korea and is reaching U.S. and European shores through a string of film festivals. READ MORE

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  7. Oscars: Foreign-Language Committee Seen as "Shady Cabal," Winner Jokes

    5:14 am PDT 10/14/2015
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    At an AMPAS event at the London Film Festival, 'Ida' director Pawel Pawlikowsi said he never paid much attention to the catagory. READ MORE

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  8. London Film Festival: Maggie Smith Says Female Role Debate Is for "Middle-Aged" Women

    8:14 am PDT 10/13/2015
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    The actress also said she found her role in 'The Lady in the Van' easier than that of her iconic Dowager Countess character in 'Downton Abbey.' READ MORE

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  9. London Film Festival: BBC Documentary Veteran Explains Why He Made 'My Scientology Movie'

    5:14 am PDT 10/13/2015
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    The BBC regular's first non-TV feature documentary is having its world premiere at the festival. READ MORE

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  10. Ben Foster "Definitely Damaged" Body by Taking Performance-Enhancing Drugs for Lance Armstrong Role

    3:27 am PDT 10/13/2015
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    The actor wouldn't name the drugs he took to research the role in 'The Program,' but says he was "doctor-supervised." READ MORE

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  11. 'The American Epic Sessions': London Review

    11:58 am PDT 10/12/2015
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    Jack White and friends assemble an all-star supergroup of performers for this musically rich documentary about the roots of American pop culture. READ MORE

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  12. London Film Festival: Christopher Nolan Applauds Quentin Tarantino for 70mm Release of 'Hateful Eight'

    11:07 am PDT 10/09/2015
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    The 'Dark Knight' director, a keen advocate of film over digital, throws his weight further behind the traditional medium. READ MORE

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  13. London Film Festival: Brian Eno to Interview Laurie Anderson at THR Event

    12:33 am PDT 10/09/2015
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    The two will also give a performance at the LFF Connects talk. READ MORE

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  14. Meryl Streep Slams "Infuriating" Gender Imbalance Among U.S. Film Critics

    6:18 am PDT 10/07/2015
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    Speaking in London at a press conference for 'Suffragette,' the actress pointed to the Rotten Tomatoes website, where she says 168 female contributors are outnumbered by 760 men. READ MORE

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  15. Meryl Streep's 'Suffragette' T-Shirt Sparks Backlash

    3:36 am PDT 10/06/2015
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    The slogan 'I'd rather be a rebel than a slave,' taken from a speech by British women's rights icon Emmeline Pankhurst, has been attacked for its historical U.S. connotations. READ MORE

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  16. London Film Festival Goes Full Femme, Honors Cate Blanchett

    8:00 am PDT 10/05/2015
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    A female-led fest team has dubbed 2015 its "year of the strong woman," and unlike some events (Cannes, anyone?), it's not just talk. READ MORE

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  17. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kristin Scott Thomas Set for London Film Festival Jury

    3:00 am PDT 09/15/2015
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    Director and Oscar winner Pawel Pawlikowski will lead the jury. READ MORE

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  18. London Film Festival Unveils Industry Program, Including China Focus

    3:44 am PDT 09/14/2015
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    Geena Davis, Guy Maddin, Laurie Anderson and Abi Morgan are among the speakers set for talks, forums and workshops, and a panel will explore the impact of the foreign-language Oscar. READ MORE

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  19. London Film Fest Full Lineup Includes 'Black Mass,' Bryan Cranston's 'Trumbo'

    3:00 am PDT 09/01/2015
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    Stephen Frears' Lance Armstrong film 'The Program' and Cannes competition title The Lobster are other high-profile additions. READ MORE

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  20. Christopher Nolan to Headline London Film Festival Talks

    2:00 am PDT 08/28/2015
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    LFF Connects will discuss collaborations between film and other creative industries. READ MORE

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