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  1. Jealousy runs amok in - Two Faces of January'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | San Diego CityBEAT

    The contemporary dance company teams up with Swiss percussion band Rhythm Talk to present a collaborative piece that celebrates both music and movement. "There's a sucker born every minute."

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  2. Review: 'Gone Girl' leaps successfully from page to screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Theirs is a perfect union, a director heralded for his expert ability to gaze into the dark soul of human nature paired with the sensational literary thriller about how horribly two people who supposedly love one another can treat each other. Naturally we're talking about "Gone Girl," David Fincher's mesmerizing adaptation of the page-turning novel by Gillian Flynn.

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  3. 'Orange is the New Black' author talks Season 3Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | KCTV5

    The woman whose best-selling prison memoir has been adapted into the "Orange is the New Black" Netflix series says Season 3 "holds some really amazing stories and twists and turns." Piper Kerman says the upcoming season will feature backstories for some of the characters and the emergence of intriguing new characters.

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  4. Gone GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... true of the performances. Pike is terrific as Amy, who grew up in the shadow of her parents' best-selling children's books about "Amazing Amy," and the performance becomes more complex with every minute of screen time. But while Affleck is in some ...

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  5. Colbie Caillat Books TV Appearances in Support of "Gypsy Heart"Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    Colbie Caillat's new album Gypsy Heart is in stores now, and soon she'll be all over your TV -- and in a theater near you. Colbie will perform on ABC's Good Morning America on Friday, and on Monday, she'll be on ABC's Dancing with the Stars.

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  6. Review: A look at a Gone Girla from someone who read the book, another who hadna tRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

    Our movie guys, Rob Lowman and Bob Strauss, went to see the highly anticipated “Gone Girl.” Lowman had read Gillian Flynn's best-selling source novel beforehand; Strauss encountered the story for the first time on screen. LOWMAN >> When I read Flynn's thriller, I devoured it.

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  7. Twilight spinoff movies to get release on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Bella Swan, left, played by Kristen Stewart and vampire Edward Cullen , were the romantic couple in Twilight. A series of spinoff movies based on Twilight characters will be released on Facebook.

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  8. 'Gracepoint' Tries to Keep 'Broadchurch's' Hit DNA in U.S. RenditionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Bernstein, head of scripted programming at Shine America, spearheaded the drive to produce a U.S. rendition of "Broadchurch," the murder-mystery series that garnered such acclaim in the U.K. and in its Stateside airing on BBC America. The original ITV series came out of the prosperous Kudos Film and Television banner that is part of Shine Group in the U.K. Shine America's U.S. adaptation, "Gracepoint," lands on Fox Oct. 2. A big part of Bernstein's job at Shine America is to scout around at other Shine Group affiliated companies for formats that lend themselves to U.S. adaptations.

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  9. More 'Twilight' movies are coming ... kind ofRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    According to the New York Times , five female directors will get a chance to put their own spin on the "Twilight" universe by creating short films based on the characters through a new project titled "The Storytellers - New Creative Voices of 'The Twilight Saga.' " A panel of people including original "Twilight" actress Kristen Stewart, "Twilight" writer Stephenie Meyer, actresses Kate Winslet, Julie Bowen, and Octavia Spencer, "Twilight" director Catherine Hardwicke, "Frozen" director Jennifer Lee, and "Twilight" producer and Women in Film president Cathy Schulman will select the directors.

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  10. 'The Rosie Project': Screenwriters, directors could be set for movie adaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... through data," Amazon editorial director Sara Nelson said of the book when Amazon selected "Rosie" as one of its best books of October 2013, the month in which it was released. "She's the exact wrong person, so of course she's perfect for him." The ...

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  11. "Twilight" Making a Comeback -- Sort OfRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

    Thought the Twilight franchise had ended in 2012 with the release of Breaking Dawn - Part 2 ? Not so fast. Twilight creator Stephenie Meyer and Lionsgate have announced that five aspiring female directors will get the chance to release short films based on characters in the series, as part of an upcoming contest, according to The New York Times .

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  12. 'Gone Girl': Is the movie adaptation of the bestseller worth seeing?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Anyone who read the novel "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn can tell you the story lingers in your head long after you put down the novel and that portraying the nuances of the book's characters, Nick and Amy Dunne, will be no easy task for the actors who take it on. But director David Fincher seems to have captured the same haunting mood in the upcoming movie adaptation of Flynn's book and both Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike are earning critical praise for their performances as Nick and Amy.

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  13. Women filmmakers' competition set, using "Twilight" charactersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Ohio.com

    ... of all women working in the entertainment community. For more information visit www.wif.org . Meyer's Twilight Saga books have sold more than 120 million copies worldwide and have been translated into at least 38 languages around the globe, winning ...

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  14. Film Review: 'Gone Girl' delicious suburban noirRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    The predominant image throughout David Fincher's films, from the uncovered horrors of "Se7en" to the Machiavellian maneuverings of "House of Cards," has been a flashlight beam cutting through the dark.

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  15. Ben Affleck disappointed in Jon Stewart copying him on 'Daily Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    Ben Affleck was supposed to talk Gone Girl on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart , but, as usual, Stewart managed to get his guest off topic. During the interview, Affleck suggested that Stewart was copying him with Rosewater .

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  16. That Japanese Fat Finger Can - Absolutely' Happen in U.S.Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    A funny thing happened after Michael Lewis's book "Flash Boys" put the structure of the U.S. stock market under a microscope in March: The whole system ran pretty smoothly, at least compared with its recent past. Sure, the electronic cat-and-mouse trading game that Lewis called a "rigged" system and others called "market making" may not have changed much.

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  17. Finchers's "Gone Girl" a pitch-black satire of modern marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Philadelphia Weekly

    Man of mystery: Ben Affleck stars as the husband of a woman who disappears on their wedding anniversary in "Gone Girl." Amy and Nick Dunne have the perfect marriage until she goes missing, and things look pretty suspicious for Nick.

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  18. Gone Girl Is Smartly Crafted, Well Acted, and a Bit Too SlickRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    Everything about Gone Girl , David Fincher's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's enormously popular 2012 thriller about a deteriorating marriage and a wife gone missing, is precise and thoughtful - it's as well planned as the perfect murder, with its share of vicious, shivery delights. But at the end of the perfect murder, all you're left with is a corpse, and that's about all Gone Girl leaves you with, too.

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  19. This is the last photo we'll ever run of the NYSE trading floorRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    The stock market ditched Wall Street years ago. The masters of the universe, like the Giants and Jets, now scrimmage across the Hudson River in New Jersey-their trading these days done almost entirely by computers piping algorithmic playbooks into a fortress of servers in Mahwah and other competing exchanges nearby.

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  20. Ben Affleck on Gone Girl Nudity: Check Out My Penis in IMAXRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Hollywood Gossip

    The early reviews for Gone Girl indicate that the David Fincher-Ben Affleck collaboration is a tense, taut thriller that's sure to please fans of Gillian Flynn's wildly popular novel. More importantly, however, the film offers audiences something that no other movie in history has given us.

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