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Friday Box Office: 'Adaline' Bumps 'Furious' for a Day; 'Kurt Cobain' Big in 3 Theaters Friday Box Office: 'Adaline' Bumps 'Furious' for a Day; 'Kurt Cobain' Big in 3 Theaters Remembering Film Critic Richard Corliss (1944-2015) Remembering Film Critic Richard Corliss (1944-2015) Cannes: Denis Villeneuve Says Drug War Film 'Sicario' Is "Very Dark" and "Quite Violent" Cannes: Denis Villeneuve Says Drug War Film 'Sicario' Is "Very Dark" and "Quite Violent" How Do You Solve a Problem Like Erika? Universal Hires Husband to Write 'Fifty Shades Darker' How Do You Solve a Problem Like Erika? Universal Hires Husband to Write 'Fifty Shades Darker' 'Age of Ultron' Director Joss Whedon on Self-Doubt and Why It's His 'Rio Bravo' 'Age of Ultron' Director Joss Whedon on Self-Doubt and Why It's His 'Rio Bravo' Watch: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Tina Fey, Patricia Arquette and Amy Schumer Hilariously Slam Hollywood Sexism (NSFW) Watch: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Tina Fey, Patricia Arquette and Amy Schumer Hilariously Slam Hollywood Sexism (NSFW) CinemaCon: How Tom Cruise Stole the Paramount Show CinemaCon: How Tom Cruise Stole the Paramount Show Meet the Director of 'Tangerines,' the 2015 Dark Horse Oscar Nominee You Missed (Exclusive Video) Meet the Director of 'Tangerines,' the 2015 Dark Horse Oscar Nominee You Missed (Exclusive Video) LA Film Fest Unveils Horror Slate, More World Premieres, Zoe Cassavetes Film LA Film Fest Unveils Horror Slate, More World Premieres, Zoe Cassavetes Film Cannes: Directors' Fortnight Lines Up Vet Auteurs and American Indies Cannes: Directors' Fortnight Lines Up Vet Auteurs and American Indies Joe Wright's 'Pan' Gets Fall Release Date: Good News or Bad News? Joe Wright's 'Pan' Gets Fall Release Date: Good News or Bad News? Seeing Ryan Gosling's 'Lost River' Through Composer Johnny Jewel's Eyes (STREAM SOUNDTRACK) Seeing Ryan Gosling's 'Lost River' Through Composer Johnny Jewel's Eyes (STREAM SOUNDTRACK) 3 Women Genre Directors Get SF Film Society Fellowships 3 Women Genre Directors Get SF Film Society Fellowships Here's Why Jon Stewart Quit 'The Daily Show' Here's Why Jon Stewart Quit 'The Daily Show' Watch: From Tarantino to Cronenberg, Great Directors Talk the Art and Anxiety of Filmmaking Watch: From Tarantino to Cronenberg, Great Directors Talk the Art and Anxiety of Filmmaking Specialty Box Office: 'True Story' and 'Child 44' Flop as 'Ex Machina' Lures Audiences Specialty Box Office: 'True Story' and 'Child 44' Flop as 'Ex Machina' Lures Audiences Tribeca Film Festival Matches George Lucas with Stephen Colbert: “I’m gonna tear you a new one, George" Tribeca Film Festival Matches George Lucas with Stephen Colbert: “I’m gonna tear you a new one, George" 10 Films Booed at Cannes That Every Cinephile Should See 10 Films Booed at Cannes That Every Cinephile Should See 5 Things You Didn't Know About Lars von Trier, Who's Going Back to Work 5 Things You Didn't Know About Lars von Trier, Who's Going Back to Work 7 Things to Learn from 'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner About Compelling Storytelling (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO) 7 Things to Learn from 'Mad Men' Creator Matthew Weiner About Compelling Storytelling (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

Weekly Wrap: Complete Cannes Coverage, Reviews, Emmys, Interviews, Venice Fest & More

Thompson on Hollywood By Sophia Savage and Anne Thompson | Thompson on Hollywood May 21, 2011 at 1:13AM

Weekend Preview: Pirates Will Push Back Thor and Bridesmaids, but Midnight in Paris Is Must-See.
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Weekend Preview: Pirates Will Push Back Thor and Bridesmaids, but Midnight in Paris Is Must-See.

CANNES - NEWS & INTERVIEWS

Oscar Talk at Cannes: Von Trier Scandal, Tree of Life, Palme d’Or Contenders.

Cannes Festival Censures Von Trier For Nazi/Hitler Comments; Melancholia Eligible for Palme d’Or.

Cannes Video: Hamm and Westfeldt Talk Friends with Kids.

Cannes Filmmaker Preview: Nuri Bilge Ceylan is Master of Distance.

Cannes: Sleeping Beauty Intros Director Leigh, Keeps Audience at Bay, Bought by Sundance Selects.

Cannes Tree of Life Update: Malick Shows Up For Big Night.

Cannes Pattern: Skip Press Conference, Show for Movie; Gibson Walks Beaver Red Carpet.

Cannes: Weinstein Chases Wettest County in New Indie Landscape.

Cannes Update: Film Society Celebrates New Lincoln Center Cinemas with Free Programming and runs a Film Fan Story Contest: Winner Gets Seat.

Cannes Video: Gibson Talks Foster’s The Beaver, Acting, Directing, But Not His “three-ring circus”.

CANNES - REVIEWS

Cannes Review: Tree of Life Lures Packed House, Oscar-Worthy Pitt Speaks for Missing Director Malick.

The Tree of Life Reviews: “Visionary Cinema, Shockingly Banal, Mesmerizing, Surrender To It.”

Cannes We Need to Talk About Kevin Reviews: Tough Pick-Up Hooked to Swinton Oscar Campaign.

Cannes: Melancholia Raves Overshadowed by Von Trier Tempest; Scorsese’s Five Obstructions.

Cannes The Artist Reviews: “A Triumph of Artistic Teleportation, A Big Blast of Pure Delight.”

Cannes Palme d’Or Contender The Kid with a Bike Reviews: “Unstinting Compassion, Movie Moralists.”

Take Shelter Wins Cannes Critics Week Grand Prix: Shannon Perf “Stuff Bad Dreams Are Made Of.”

PRODUCTION, NEWS & MORE

68th Venice Film Festival May Feature Polanski, Cronenberg, Solondz, McQueen, Winterbottom, Arnold.

EXCLUSIVE First Look: Life In A Day’s New Poster, Hits Theaters July 24.

James Cameron and Michael Bay Talk State of 3-D, Avatar, Dark of the Moon: “Not an Afterthought”.

Paramount, Fox, Cameron Relaunch Titanic Again in Retro-3-D.

Production Begins on The Dark Knight Rises.

Jennifer Lawrence as Hunger Games Star Katniss Everdeen.

Emmy Watch: Mad Men’s Matthew Weiner Talks Trend-Setting Future Seasons

BBC Films Develops Music and Silence with Director Lone Scherfig.

Alamo Drafthouse’s 2011 Rolling Roadshow Features Best Texan Films in Iconic Locations, This June.

EXCLUSIVE Interview: Lynn Hershman Leeson Talks !Women Art Revolution, Feminism, Outtakes of History.

MGM and Sony Partner on Bond, Dragon Tattoo and Now, 21 Jump Street.

Provincetown Film Fest 2011 Lineup: Opens with Perfect Family; Honors Aronofsky, Farmiga, Maysles.

Oz: The Great and Powerful: All Star Cast includes Awards Contenders Williams, Franco, Kunis, Weisz.

Teaser Trailer: Super 8 Preview.

Tommy Lee Jones Joins Meryl Streep and Steve Carell for Great Hope Springs.

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