Movies

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The Directors Guild of America has given its Best Director award to Tom Hooper for "The King's Speech." It's a total upset over David...
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Actually, there are fewer than three degrees between Meryl Streep and Abraham Lincoln. Streep's son-in-law to be, Benjamin Walker, signing on to play "Abraham Lincoln:...
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The movie that The Hollywood Reporter inaccurately described as a "bomb"-- Dito Montiel's "The Son of No One"--is nearing a deal at Sundance. I've heard...
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The very talented actress Vera Farmiga, nominated for an Oscar for "Up in the Air," is waiting right now to see who will buy...
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If you think about it, Tobey Maguire spent the 90s as a wide eyed naif in movies like "The Cider House Rules" and "Wonder...
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It's a great morning for most of Hollywood. But for some who did excellent work, Champagne may be replaced by Xanax. Snubbed in the Best Directors...
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The 2011 Oscar nominations are in, and "The King's Speech" and "The Social Network" are the big winners. The main snubs: Ryan Gosling, who was...
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Kevin Smith -- director of "Clerks," "Chasing Amy," and "Dogma"--caused a stir last night at Sundance with his new "Red State." Smith--always looking to mix...
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Twenty nine years ago, four years before Sam Levinson was born, his father Barry Levinson directed Ellen Barkin in her debut feature, "Diner." Remember Beth, who...
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If you want to win an Oscar, play a crazy ol' despot. Forest Whitaker did it with "The Last King of Scotland." Christoph Waltz...