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Tribeca 2010: That’s a Wrap

By Brian Whisenant Special to Awards Daily It’s hard for me to believe that the Tribeca Film Festival is over. Except for the fact that I slept 10 hours and my feet are still throbbing, my body feels as if it should still be in downtown NYC. But, the festivals ...

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The American, trailer

Thanks to Kevin Klawitter for the tip. I wanted to read this book before the movie debuted, thinking it would be fun mindless summer thriller. Turns out it’s based on a more literary source than I expected — A Very Private Gentleman by Martin Booth, who specialized in tales of ...

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Thurman and Pattinson’s Steamy Love

ONTD tips us off to this: “Bel Ami, based on the short story by Guy de Maupassant, is an erotically charged tale of ambition, power and seduction which chronicles the rise of Georges Duroy from poverty into the ‘beau monde’ of 1890’s Paris. Using his wits and powers of seduction, ...

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Summit doubles down with Naomi Watts

Summit has acquired domestic distribution for Fair Game, Doug Liman’s adaptation of Valerie Plame’s memoir, starring Naomi Watts as Plame and Sean Penn as husband Joe Wilson. It details how Plame‚Äô‚Äòs status as a CIA agent was revealed by White House officials allegedly out to discredit her husband after he ...

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Bill Condon touches base with Twilight fanbase

Too articulate for a mere tweet and greet, Bill Condon addresses fans of the vampire series via Facebook: Greetings Twihards, Twifans, Twilight Moms, Team Edward, Team Jacob and Team Switzerland, I just want to say hello to all of you and let you know that I’m stoked to be getting ...

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