Lake Bell’s Writing Earns Notice, Naked Bod Doesn’t Hurt
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Lake Bell’s Writing Earns Notice, Naked Bod Doesn’t Hurt

Lake Bell’s new film, In a World, has been getting mostly good notices – a…

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Mud Opens Today — High Praise from LA, NY and Wall St. Journal
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Mud Opens Today — High Praise from LA, NY and Wall St. Journal

The two things that ought to be remembered come Oscar time are probably the standout…

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Poll for Original Screenplay
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Poll for Original Screenplay

After the cut you can think outside the Oscar box and choose from among the…

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WGA Preview
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WGA Preview

On Thursday, January 3rd, the Producers Guild, Art Directors Guild and Writers Guild all announce…

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Oscarwatch – The Writers, Part Two: Original Screenplay
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Oscarwatch – The Writers, Part Two: Original Screenplay

In a town where there are more screenwriters than there are people you’d expect that…

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Writers Roundtable – Boal, Terrio, etc.
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Writers Roundtable – Boal, Terrio, etc.

If you care to watch.  There are a few notable writers who are glaringly missing…

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Middle of Nowhere
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Middle of Nowhere

Ava DuVernay on Fresh Air – Art Houses More Resistant than the Multiplex
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Ava DuVernay on Fresh Air – Art Houses More Resistant than the Multiplex

Tavis Smiley Gives Ava DuVernay the Full Show
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Tavis Smiley Gives Ava DuVernay the Full Show

Tavis Smiley is probably the most interesting talk show host, as far as I’m concerned.…

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More Raves for Middle of Nowhere
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More Raves for Middle of Nowhere

Salon’s Andrew O’Hehir wonders whether audiences will come out to see Ava DuVernay’s Middle of…

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