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Stormy Weather Flicks, from 'Twister' to 'Noah' and 'Into the Storm' (New Trailer, CLIPS)

With Darren Aronofksy's "Noah" storming into theaters this weekend, plus the arrival of a new trailer for the latest weather disaster entry "Into the Storm," we've rounded up some clips from titles in the Meteorologic Mayhem genre dominated by prescient disaster king Roland Emmerich ("Day After Tomorrow" and "2012").
  • By Anne Thompson and Beth Hanna
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  • March 27, 2014 1:25 PM
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Here's a First Look at Hot Docs Entry 'Waiting for August' from Romania (TRAILER)

From director Teodora Ana Mihai comes "Waiting for August," a slow-boil Romanian social doc about a 15-year-old girl who must care for her six siblings while her mother makes ends meet abroad.
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  • March 26, 2014 3:24 PM
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EXCLUSIVE: Trailer for Nathan Silver's NYC Indie Fave 'Soft in the Head'

TOH! has scored a trailer exclusive to New York filmmaker Nathan Silver's "Soft in the Head," an ode to lost souls in NYC that has played the circuit over the last year at the Sarasota, Brooklyn, Buenos Aires and Vancouver film festivals.
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • March 26, 2014 2:08 PM
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Trailers from Hell Bows Down to Ken Russell's 'Savage Messiah'

Warner Archive Week! continues at Trailers from Hell, with director Bernard Rose introducing "Savage Messiah."
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  • March 26, 2014 11:46 AM
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WATCH: 'Good Wife' Star Josh Charles Explains Surprise Career Move on Letterman (SPOILER ALERT)

"Good Wife" actor Josh Charles dropped by Letterman last night to discuss his dramatic exit from "The Good Wife" after six years. Like Dan Stevens of "Downton Abbey," this is how an actor generates buzz for their career beyond the show for which they're best known.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • March 25, 2014 3:22 PM
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WATCH: 16 Minutes of Behind-the-Scenes Footage from 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'

The latest installment from the indefatigable Marvel superhero machine, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," arrives April 4, and in advance of the big day, 16 minutes of behind-the-scenes footage has hit the web to whet appetites. Check it out, below.
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • March 24, 2014 1:17 PM
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Trailers from Hell and Joe Dante School You on 'Sex Kittens Go to College'

Warner Archive Week! kicks off at Trailers from Hell, with director and TFH creator Joe Dante introducing "Sex Kittens Go to College."
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  • March 24, 2014 11:25 AM
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WATCH: First Trailer for 'The Giver' -- Weinsteins Give YA Drama 'Butler' Slot

A first trailer for "The Giver" has arrived, adapted from Lois Lowry's classic YA novel of the same title. Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges both star (with Bridges playing the Giver), along with Alexander Skarsgard, Katie Holmes, Taylor Swift and Brendan Thwaites. The Weinsteins are aiming at August--for now. Watch below.
  • By Anne Thompson and Beth Hanna
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  • March 19, 2014 12:09 PM
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Trailers from Hell Heads to 'Paris, Texas'

A Criterion Grab Bag! continues at Trailers from Hell, with director Karyn Kusama introducing Wim Wenders' classic "Paris, Texas."
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  • March 19, 2014 11:22 AM
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WATCH: More Beautiful Wickedness from Angelina Jolie in New 'Maleficent' Trailer

A new, extended trailer is here for Disney's "Maleficent." Unlike the first trailer, which hid Angelina Jolie's wicked villain until revealing her in the final moments, this one is all Jolie -- which is what will draw most people to see the lavish "Sleeping Beauty" reboot, anyway.
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • March 18, 2014 2:08 PM
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