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  1. CayFilm Cayman International Film Festival Announces Paul Schrader to ...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | PR.com

    ... acclaimed dramas American Gigolo (1980), Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985), Affliction (1997) and Auto Focus (2002), as well as The Canyons (2013). Schrader's most recent film was The Dying of the Light, an espionage thriller starring Nicolas ...

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  2. L.A. in Focus: Robert CraneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | LA Weekly

    ... also probes the darker side of his father's life as an amateur pornographer (subject of Paul Schrader's 2002 film Auto Focus ) and mysterious death in 1978 in Scottsdale, Arizona, which is still an unsolved case. See our story about the book .

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  3. Sitcom Star Bob Crane Descended Into Porn and a Brutal Death. His Son Wants AnswersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | LA Weekly

    ... motel at the age of 49 has already been told in lurid fashion in director Paul Schrader's riveting 2002 film, Auto Focus , based on Robert Graysmith's 1993 book, The Murder of Bob Crane . But Crane's oldest son tells the story from his unique point ...

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  4. 'Dying of the Light' Review: Nicolas Cage Almost Saves This MessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Film School Rejects

    With Taxi Driver , American Gigolo, The Last Temptation of Christ and more, screenwriter Paul Schrader is responsible for a handful of classics. As a director though, he hasn't made a great film since 2002's Auto Focus .

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  5. Dying of the LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... for, even though a good number of his films (the recent ones especially) are better in concept than execution. " Auto Focus ," "Dominion: Prequel to The Exorcist," "Adam Resurrected" and " Laurel Canyon " had the spiky energy and fascination with ...

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  6. Paul Schrader, Nicolas Cage nonverbally protest loss of creative...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... for writing "Taxi Driver" and "Raging Bull" for Scorsese, and directing "Affliction," "American Hardcore" and "Auto Focus." John Serba is film critic and entertainment reporter for MLive and The Grand Rapids Press. Email him at jserba@mlive.com or ...

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  7. Ryan Murphy Launches American Crime Story for FXRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | ComingSoon.net

    ... r writing unconventional biopics, having scribed The People vs. Larry Flynt and Man on the Moon for Milos Forman, Auto Focus for Paul Schrader, and Ed Wood for Tim Burton, as well as Burton's upcoming Big Eyes .

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  8. First Look at Nicolas Cage in Dying of the LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | ComingSoon.net

    ... Dying of the Light has been effectively taken away from acclaimed writer/director Paul Schrader ( Taxi Driver , Auto Focus ) and recut under the supervision of the film's producers at Over Under Media, Todd Williams and Gary Hirsch. "Paul's cut of ...

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  9. LiLo in dreary look at Hollywood typesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Far from the renegade, boundary-pushing, sexually explicit sensation that its makers have been suggesting, The Canyons is a lame, one-dimensional and ultimately dreary look at peripheral Hollywood types not worth anyone's time either onscreen or in real life. Skanky side of LA expert Bret Easton Ellis employs nothing but melodramatic cliches in relating the manipulative and duplicitous doings of characters altogether interchangeable in their tediousness and lack of distinct personalities, while Paul Schrader had far more to work with in his last foray into scum-bucket Hollywood behavior in the excellent Auto Focus.

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