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  1. David Strathairn Boards November CriminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | ComingSoon.net

    ... ), ChloA Grace Moretz ( The Equalizer , If I Stay ) and Academy Award Nominee Catherine Keener ( Captain Phillips , Capote ) in Sacha Gervasi's ( Hitchcock , Anvil: The Story of Anvil ) November Criminals for Lotus Entertainment. Based on an adapted ...

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  2. Long before Cubs, Theo Epstein was a toddler bucking trendRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... is married to Dan Futterman, an actor and screenwriter who earned Academy Award nominations for his screenplay for ''Capote,'' starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, and the recent wrestling movie ''Foxcatcher,'' starring Channing Tatum. ''My mom ...

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  3. New on DVD: 'Foxcatcher' expertly wrestles with weighty themesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Columbian

    ... the late John du Pont in 1996. As refracted through the chilly, superbly controlled lens of director Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball"), the otherwise tawdry tale of ambition, self-deception and mental illness becomes an unsettling allegory of ...

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  4. New on DVD this week: March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | NorthJersey.com

    The latest from "Capote" director Bennett Miller examines one of the strangest crimes in Pennsylvania history. Back in the 1980s, the Philadelphia billionaire John du Pont lured wrestlers Dave and Mark Schultz to his estate in hopes of training them for the 1988 Seoul Olympics.

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  5. New to DVD this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Mark Ruffalo once said no - and then no and no - to director Bennett Miller when he came calling for "Capote." He wanted the actor to play killer Perry Smith in the film starring Philip Seymour Hoffman in the title role; the part later went to Clifton Collins Jr. When Mr. Miller approached the actor again, to portray Olympic medalist Dave Schultz in "Foxcatcher," Mr. Ruffalo said yes and eventually earned one of the movie's five Oscar nominations.

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  6. New on DVD/VODRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... and madness. Be grateful director Bennett Miller took on the assignment. Miller's previous films (Moneyball, Capote) leaned away from the sensational to explore unlikely subjects with an eye for the telling detail. So it is with Foxcatcher, the ...

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  7. Wrestling the good and bad of "Foxcatcher"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... this critically-acclaimed gig. Miller reveals he had been trying to cast Ruffalo in a film for years, dating back to "Capote." But the two could never connect on a project until the role of David Schultz, the champion wrestler whose passion for the ...

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  8. Bruce Greenwood plays his deft hand in Elephant SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Georgia Straight

    ... these days and is probably best known to audiences for his work in the newest Star Trek franchise and movies like Capote , but his connection to his native country can be found on his IMDb page. "I guess because I know a lot of people up here, I get ...

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  9. New on DVD and Blu-ray, March 3, 2015: Oscar nominee 'Foxcatcher,' 'Dracula Untold' hit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Alabama Live

    ... movies, plus what he and critics think. Catch his movie podcast "Aspect Radio" while you're at it. FOXCATCHER (R) "Capote" and "Moneyball" director Bennett Miller continued his critically acclaimed and Oscar-nominated hot streak with this drama ...

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  10. New DVD releases: 'Foxcatcher,' 'The Humbling,' 'Life Partners'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... team - and with being a mentor to a young wrestler looking for a father figure. Bennett Miller's ("Moneyball," "Capote") drama based on the true story of John du Pont, played by Steve Carell, with Channing Tatum as wrestler Mark Schultz and Kenosha ...

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  11. DVDs out Tuesday: 'Mockingjay' and Oscar-nominated 'Foxcatcher'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | LA.com

    ... (Scott Garfield/Sony Pictures Classics) ((Scott Garfield/Sony Pictures Classics) ) Directed by Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball"), the film strains to try to tell a larger story about America and wealth. The wrestlers, desperate for training ...

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  12. DVDs out Tuesday: a Mockingjaya and Oscar-nominated a FoxcatcheraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | LA Daily News

    ... Olympic wrestling team, creating a training facility on his Foxcatcher estate. Directed by Bennett Miller (“Capote,” “Moneyball”), the film strains to try to tell a larger story about America and wealth. The wrestlers, ...

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  13. DVD reviews: Mad wrestlers and animated fairiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    In this fact-based, five-time Oscar-nominated film directed by nominee Bennett Miller ( Capote, Moneyball ), Channing Tatum plays Olympic wrestler Mark Shultz, with nominee Mark Ruffalo as his brother and co-medalist Dave Shultz. Best actor nominee ...

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  14. DVD Previews Jennifer Lawrence propels 'Mockingjay'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Home

    ... the late John du Pont in 1996. As refracted through the chilly, superbly controlled lens of director Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball"), the otherwise tawdry tale of ambition, self-deception and mental illness becomes an unsettling allegory of ...

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  15. 10 Insanely Committed Actors Who Wouldn't Break Character After The Cameras Stopped RollingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Externals

    ... to The Telegraph that working alongside Philip Seymour Hoffman was the most difficult aspect of shooting 2005 biopic Capote . "Phil is just brutal on himself," he told the British newspaper. "He was unforgiving, challenging, unrelenting." The movie ...

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  16. There's a storm of excitement beneath Bruce Greenwood's calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Days ). He appears in blockbusters such as I, Robot and the current Star Trek series, and in passion projects such as Capote , Meek's Cutoff and I'm Not There . In upcoming films, Greenwood will share the screen with Aaron Paul, Cate Blanchett and ...

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  17. PopWatch Confessional: The Oscar loss you're still not overRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... chose to give the statue to Philip Seymour Hoffman-who was a deserving actor on his own, though, for me, his work in Capote did not merit beating Ledger. Yes, Hoffman looked and sounded like Truman Capote, but I always felt there was something ...

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  18. Oscars 2015: Here's why these Best Director nominees are brilliantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... his name mining American stories and American people, his three feature-films all being based on true-life accounts. Capote , which fetched Philip Seymour Hoffman the Oscar for Best Actor, is about Truman Capote's quest to write In Cold Blood. His ...

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  19. Review: 'Foxcatcher' flies on stellar performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    ... once again obsesses -- in the best way possible -- over the tone and texture of his characters and settings. The "Capote" and "Moneyball" filmmaker doesn't rush anything, spending time on psychologically rich scenes, such as when the camera ...

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  20. Take DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Eugene Weekly

    ... co-writer Dan Futterman) for an Academy Award for his work on the Foxcatcher screenplay. Directed by Bennett Miller ( Capote, Moneyball ), Foxcatcher is based on the true story of John du Pont, an heir to the Du Pont family fortune who, in the ...

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