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Weekend Box Office: Inception Beats Dinner for Schmucks, Charlie St. Cloud

In its third go-round, Inception, buoyed by repeat business, continued to stave off all challengers, including the comedy Dinner for Schmucks, which scored a robust $23.3 million, and the Zac Efron weepy Charlie St. Cloud and animated sequel Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore, which were both DOA. Anthony D'Alessandro does the numbers.
  • By Anthony D'Alessandro
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  • August 1, 2010 4:08 AM
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Chelsea Clinton Wedding Photos

Mediaite has posted photos of the Chelsea Clinton/Marc Mezvinsky wedding Saturday attended by 500 guests in Rhinebeck, New York. The London Daily Mail does a good ramp-up with shots from outside the rehearsal dinner. Here's the NYT. UPDATE: Here's The Daily Beast.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • August 1, 2010 2:42 AM
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More: News

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Crashes Through Taxi Rear Window

While filming Premium Rush in New York, Joseph Gordon-Levitt crashed on his bike into the rear windshield of a yellow cab and showed off his gash for director David Koepp's video camera. And then posted it on his website: "but it was my fault, I was going too fast," he admitted. He posts that he got 31 stitches. He's playing a bike messenger in the flick.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • August 1, 2010 2:16 AM
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Dennis Hopper Defies Death

Enjoy this Dennis Hopper anecdote shared by Tim Appelo:
  • By Tim Appelo
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  • August 1, 2010 1:40 AM
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AMC’s Rubicon: Pattern Recognition, Left-Wing 24?

AMC’s Rubicon: Pattern Recognition, Left-Wing 24?
The cable series Rubicon debuts Sunday night. Reviewer David Chute recommends it: "After the two excellent back-to-back episodes that comprise its Sunday night 'premiere event,' Rubicon promises to be a worthy stable-mate for the channel’s Emmy-dominating Mad Men and Breaking Bad."
  • By David Chute
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  • July 31, 2010 12:00 PM
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More: Reviews, TV

Rolling Roadshow Posters by Olly Moss

Rolling Roadshow Posters by Olly Moss
Check out these cool posters for the Alamo Roadhouse Rolling Roadshow. Olly Moss is the artist. He does Rocky, Jackie Brown, On the Waterfront and There Will Be Blood, among others.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • July 31, 2010 11:31 AM
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Drive-In Trailers: Vintage--and Rated R

Here's an ancient drive-in intermission trailer, complete with unhealthy food options:
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • July 31, 2010 11:28 AM
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Sad But True: Miramax is Dead

It's a sad day. Miramax is no more.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • July 30, 2010 6:30 AM
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Relativity Media's Rogue Pacts with New Virgin Production Arm

Wasting no time, Ryan Kavanaugh's Relativity Media, having acquired Universal's Rogue label and Overture's distribution and marketing divisions, has pacted with Richard Branson's Virgin Group, which has formed a new film and television production arm. The next step for Relativity may be going public.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • July 30, 2010 5:42 AM
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Robert Duvall, Due for Another Oscar, Talks Get Low

Robert Duvall, Due for Another Oscar, Talks Get Low
Get Low opens Friday, almost a year after its debut at the Toronto International Film Festival, where it was one of the few movies to pop out as a winner. Sure enough, Sony Pictures Classics scooped up the unpretentious rural drama, which showcases veteran actor's actor Robert Duvall in a finely-tuned performance as a taciturn bearded recluse who has been punishing himself for decades for what happened one mysterious night long ago.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • July 30, 2010 4:17 AM
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