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  1. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Judi Dench Win Irish Academy Awards

    12:34 am PDT 04/06/2014
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    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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  2. 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Trailer 2

    5:00 am PDT 03/24/2014
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    The new trailer for Bryan Singer's action movie shows Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) attempting to change the world through time travel. The film co-starring Michael Fassbender, Ian McKellen, and Jennifer Lawrence is set to hit theaters on May 23. READ MORE

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  3. 'Frank' Trailer

    6:00 am PST 03/05/2014
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    Leonard Abrahamson's dark comedy about a wanna-be musician (Domhnall Gleeson) who joins an eccentric pop band led by a singer (Michael Fassbender) who wears a fake giant head. READ MORE

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  4. Oscars: Movies 2014's Acting Nominees Would Likely Rather Forget (Video)

    2:29 pm PST 02/26/2014
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    Contenders like Jennifer Lawrence, Jonah Hill and Matthew McConaughey probably hoped Academy Award voters didn't remember their performances in poorly received past films like "The House at the End of the Street," "The Watch" and "Fool's Gold." READ MORE

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  5. Oscars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence and More on Dealing With the Demands of Their Roles

    8:00 am PST 01/27/2014
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    This year’s nominated actors and actresses spill all, from the biggest challenges to getting inside the heads of their (sometimes unlikable) characters. READ MORE

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  6. Sundance: Cast of Michael Fassbender's 'Frank' Thought Film Was 'Bizarre'

    10:07 am PST 01/18/2014
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    The title, revolving around a group of musical oddballs, may be divisive to moviegoers. "It took me a while to understand the tone," said Maggie Gyllenhaal. READ MORE

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  7. 'Star Wars' Rumors: Who Is J.J. Abrams Eyeing for 'Episode VII'?

    6:14 pm PST 01/11/2014
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    Michael Fassbender, Adam Driver and Hugo Weaving are among the many actors to catch director J.J. Abrams eye -- while sources indicate Luke, Leia and Han will have larger roles in the film than originally thought. READ MORE

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  8. '12 Years A Slave': Summit Entertainment to Pull Italy's Unauthorized Posters of White Actors

    10:25 am PST 12/24/2013
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    Marketing materials in Italy for the Steve McQueen film center on Brad Pitt and Michael Fassbender, who each hold supporting roles. READ MORE

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  9. '12 Years a Slave' Leads London Critics' Circle Film Awards Nominations

    5:39 am PST 12/17/2013
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    The Steve McQueen-directed drama received nine nods, with "Philomena" getting five. READ MORE

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  10. AFM: Michael Fassbender in Talks to Star in 'Trespass Against Us'

    6:01 am PDT 10/31/2013
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    The in-demand actor is eying the lead in U.K. director Adam Smith's gangster drama, which will feature a score written and performed by The Chemical Brothers. READ MORE

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  11. 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Trailer: 'We Need You to Hope Again' (Video)

    6:21 am PDT 10/29/2013
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    The latest look at the "First Class" sequel, set to hit theaters on May 23, 2014, also teases the return of Halle Berry's Storm and shows Patrick Stewart coming face to face with James McAvoy. READ MORE

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  12. 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Trailer

    8:00 pm PDT 10/28/2013
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    Professor Xavier (Patrick Stewart) sends Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) back in time to change historical events that could affect both mutant- and mankind. Bryan Singer's sequel stars Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, Evan Peters, Ellen Page, James McAvoy, Anna Paquin, Peter Dinklage and Ian McKellen. The film, from 20th Century Fox, is set to hit theaters o READ MORE

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  13. The Weinstein Co. Nabs Michael Fassbender Starrer 'Macbeth'

    8:53 am PDT 10/23/2013
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    The company takes U.S. and Canadian rights for the Shakespeare adaptation that also stars Marion Cotillard. READ MORE

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  14. '12 Years a Slave': What the Critics Are Saying

    1:14 pm PDT 10/17/2013
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    The often-brutal true story is praised by reviewers for its willingness to reveal the dark side of the antebellum U.S., with actors Chiwetel Ejiofor and Michael Fassbender also earning plaudits. READ MORE

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  15. '12 Years a Slave' Cinematographer Sean Bobbitt: Not Letting the Audience Off the Hook

    12:31 pm PDT 10/17/2013
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    “A lot of people complained that the shots were too long and uncomfortable," says the lenser. "[Director Steve McQueen said] 'That worked perfect then, and we're not going to change that.'" READ MORE

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  16. Oscars: Michael Fassbender Says He Won't Campaign Again

    7:58 am PDT 10/15/2013
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    After his fruitless pursuit of a nomination for "Shame," the "12 Years a Slave" star tells GQ, "I'm not a politician. I'm an actor." READ MORE

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  17. 'The Counselor's' Michael Fassbender, John Leguizamo on Cormac McCarthy's First Screenplay

    1:14 pm PDT 10/10/2013
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    The actors also talked to THR about working with talented directors and co-stars, including "Breaking Bad" alum Dean Norris. READ MORE

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  18. New York Film Fest: '12 Years a Slave' Cast Talks Tapping Into Brutal True Story

    9:00 pm PDT 10/09/2013
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    Michael Fassbender, Steve McQueen, Chiwetel Ejiofor and more reveal how they tried to capture the harsh reality of slavery. READ MORE

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  19. New York Film Fest: '12 Years a Slave,' 'All is Lost' and 'Nebraska' Clamor for Attention on Busy Night

    7:31 am PDT 10/09/2013
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    Stars Michael Fassbender, Robert Redford and Bruce Dern were joined by the likes of Madonna and Carl Bernstein at back-to-back-to-back screenings and receptions. READ MORE

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  20. John Singleton: Can a White Director Make a Great Black Movie? (Guest Column)

    6:00 am PDT 09/19/2013
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    "42" and "The Help" had white helmers; "The Butler" and "12 Years a Slave" didn't. The Oscar-nominated director questions the studios' motives in telling black stories with scant African-American input: "It's as if the studios are saying, 'We want it black, just not that black.' " READ MORE

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  21. Toronto Aftermath: Did Too Many Awards Movies Peak Too Early?

    5:00 am PDT 09/18/2013
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    Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey and Kate Winslet scored some initial attention, but the sheer number of films may have diluted the fest's value for contenders. READ MORE

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