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Shari Springer Berman & Robert Pulcini Talk 'Cinema Verite,' Reality TV & Ethics In Filmmaking

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  • April 23, 2011 4:39 AM
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Husband and Wife Directing Duo Also Give Details On Upcoming 'Imogene' Comedy With Kristen WiigIn 1971, PBS and documentarian Craig Gilbert inadvertently birthed reality television thirty years before the culture was ready for it with the 12-episode-long documentary series, "An American Family."

John C. Reilly To Play Haymitch Abernathy In 'Hunger Games'?

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 22, 2011 10:44 AM
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Has Also Been In Talks For 'Oz The Great And Powerful'To be honest, this writer has about zero interest in "Hunger Games" and has found the daily, piecemeal, no-name casting announcements to be irritating as hell, but now that opinion is swinging back around. At least temporarily.

Watch: See Sebastian Shaw Use His Powers For About 1 Second In Yet Another 'First Class' Spot

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 22, 2011 10:25 AM
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Listen, we know. This is getting a bit ridiculous, because at first we were all like, "Psssh, whatever. I can't be bothered." But fuck if we didn't click, watch and wait anyway.

'Incendies' Director Denis Villeneuve To Take On Hot Black List Script 'Prisoners'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 22, 2011 10:19 AM
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Leonardo DiCaprio No Longer Attached To StarSo, where do we begin with "Prisoners"? How about with a bit of a history lesson, but essentially, keep in mind that of all the Black List scripts of the last few years making noise, this taut vigilante thriller may have been the white-hottest of all of them, only to drop off and practically go dark. But it's coming back to life, albeit in a very different form. We digress. Here's its inception.

Remake/Sequel Update: 'The Long Good Friday,' 'Waiting To Exhale' & 'Juice'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 22, 2011 9:35 AM
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It wouldn't be Hollywood if there weren't numerous remakes and sequels happening, so here's some updates on a few that have been flying somewhat, if not totally under, the radar.

Paula Malcomson Is Going To Be Jennifer Lawrence's Mom In 'Hunger Games'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 22, 2011 8:41 AM
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Another day, another piece of "Hunger Games" casting. We hope they finish up soon and get around to actually making the damn thing.

New Photos: Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams & Léa Seydoux In Woody Allen's 'Midnight In Paris'

  • By Edward Davis
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  • April 22, 2011 8:15 AM
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There is probably no better way to kick off the Cannes Film Festival this year than with Woody Allen's "Midnight In Paris." France adores the director, and with a star-studded cast and the film set in the most romantic city in the world, it's really the perfect mix of ingredients for what will hopefully be a lovely little treat before the heaviness of the rest of the festival entries screen.

Emile Hirsch Joins Oliver Stone's 'Savages'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 22, 2011 8:05 AM
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Welcome back, Emile Hirsch. The young actor seemed to have disappeared for a quick moment, but he's coming back with a fury. He's got the indie "Killer Joe" and the blockbuster "The Darkest Hour" headed to screens this year, he's currently filming "The Motel Life" with Stephen Dorff, and now he's adding another project to his plate.

More Summer Preview Pics: 'Transformers 3,' 'Bridesmaids,' 'Smurfs,' 'Pirates 4' & More

  • By Edward Davis
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  • April 22, 2011 7:49 AM
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Plus New Looks At 'Spy Kids 4,' 'Kung Fu Panda 2,' & 'The Change-Up'Alright, to keep it brief and short, Entertainment Weekly's Summer Preview issue is the gift that keeps on giving. We posted a bunch of photos earlier in the week (new looks at "Super 8," "Cowboys & Indians," “X-Men: First Class” and more) and to be completely eloquent about it, here's more.

Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘House At The End Of The Street’ Opens February 3, 2012

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 22, 2011 7:11 AM
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About a week after Relativity picked up the Jennifer Lawrence indie thriller "House at the End of the Street," they've now pegged it with a release date.

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