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  1. '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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  2. 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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  3. '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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  4. '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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  5. 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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  6. '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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Toronto: Audience Award Win Solidifies '12 Years a Slave' as Film to Beat in Oscar Race (Analysis)

    10:57 am PDT 09/15/2013
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    Steve McQueen's movie about American slavery is following in the footsteps of numerous Academy Awards winners, including "Slumdog Millionaire." READ MORE

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  12. Toronto: CAA Calls in Favor for '12 Years a Slave' Afterparty

    11:18 pm PDT 09/07/2013
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    The agency, which reps director Steve McQueen and stars Brad Pitt and Michael Fassbender, arranged for a last-minute celebration at Bungalow 8. READ MORE

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  13. Toronto: Can '12 Years a Slave' Ride Gravitas to the Oscars?

    10:41 pm PDT 09/07/2013
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    Steve McQueen's weighty Benedict Cumberbatch-starrer "goes beyond race" but will have some hefty competition come Oscar season. READ MORE

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  14. Toronto: Michael Fassbender Tears up Dance Floor at 'Fifth Estate' Bash

    9:18 pm PDT 09/06/2013
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    Between Benedict Cumberbatch and Bill Condon holding court and an army of hungry suits scrounging for clientele, the celebration of the opening film was entertainment in itself. READ MORE

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  15. Toronto: The Hollywood Reporter Studio to Host Stars Michael Fassbender, Nicole Kidman, Jude Law

    8:45 am PDT 09/04/2013
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    The exclusive interview series, sponsored by Canon, will also feature Jason Bateman, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Colin Firth and directors Bill Condon, Richard Shepard and Steve McQueen. READ MORE

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  16. 12 Years a Slave: Telluride Review

    7:04 pm PDT 08/31/2013
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    Steve McQueen's slave drama stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender and Benedict Cumberbatch. READ MORE

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  17. Telluride: Steve McQueen's '12 Years a Slave' Met with Shock and Awe at World Premiere

    10:09 pm PDT 08/30/2013
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    Steve McQueen's third film reunites him with Michael Fassbender and pairs him for the first time with Brad Pitt, but its unmistakable star is Chiwetel Ejiofor. READ MORE

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  18. '12 Years a Slave' to Get U.S. Premiere at New York Film Festival

    9:52 am PDT 08/30/2013
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    The Fox Searchlight film about a free black man sold into slavery is also screening in Telluride and Toronto. READ MORE

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  19. 'The Counselor' Trailer 2

    10:09 pm PDT 08/06/2013
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    Michael Fassbender plays a lawyer caught up with drug traffickers in Ridley Scott's thriller. The movie also starring Brad Pitt, Penelope Cruz, Cameron Diaz and Javier Bardem is due out on October 25. READ MORE

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  20. Hollywood's New Box-Office Problem: Fall's Prestige Movie Pileup

    5:00 am PDT 07/31/2013
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    "Argo" proved an October launch can win awards and box office, but with studios still reeling from big summer bombs, at least 10 adult dramas are set to roll out over six weeks. READ MORE

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  21. Comic-Con: 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Cast Sends Hall H Into Frenzy

    5:20 pm PDT 07/20/2013
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    Fox touted "The Wolverine" and "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" before Ian McKellan, Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Peter Dinklage and more stormed the stage. READ MORE

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