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The movie world is all about the actors, though the occasional director, like Peter Jackson, George Lucas, or Steven Spielberg, gets lucky every now and then. Among the cinematic minds who almost always the short end of the stick, however, are the writers, but The Hollywood Reporter gives them the

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Around this time a year we are usually bombarded with Christmas’ films, but this year we got something different: a film about Thanksgiving. And turkeys bombarding humans. In his latest feature FREE BIRDS, director Jimmy Hayward wanted to send a good message about togetherness through humor. Hayward: “We felt it was

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When I first heard about the premise of an upcoming “Thanksgiving film” I had to admit I was a little bit skeptic. But “thankfully” it is a lot more than your usual holiday animated feature, and for a film about turkeys, well, it is stuffed with lots of great elements

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Blue is the Warmest Color, Abdellatif Kechiche’s drama about a romance between two young women, took to four screens this weekend and opened with $100,316. That’s $25,079 for each screen, a better average than Michael Haneke’s Amour, the drama about an elderly woman and her husband that earned five Oscar

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