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  1. Foxcatcher: Bennet Miller's Oscar hopeful casts a shadow on its charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    ... latest films) in which his characters can carry and expose their mythical internal turmoil. This all worked back when Capote announced him as a new talented filmmaker, then in Moneyball and it works once again in Foxcatcher . Foxcatcher brings back ...

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  2. SAG Awards Honors Robin Williams, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Stars LostRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | TIME.com

    ... Hoffman died of a drug overdose in February 2014 at the age of 46. He won a SAG award in 2006 for his leading role in Capote and earned a total of seven nominations during his lifetime. Though Rivers was never nominated, she was famous for her ...

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  3. MOVIESRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the audience emotionally. 'A-'A- 1/2 Director Bennett Miller, who combined true crime and real-life celebrity in Capote, explores that dynamic again with the true story of insane millionaire John du Pont (Steve Carell) and his tragic relationship ...

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  4. Steve Carrell talks new movie FoxcatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... surrogate ones. It's also the third picture in a row that Miller has derived from real life events - the others were Capote (2005) and Moneyball (2011). The 47-year-old New Yorker has a reputation for being intellectually exacting. He's a filmmaker ...

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  5. FOXCATCHERRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Film Threat

    ... and leave one story line after another dangling, it's difficult to believe the same director gave us Moneyball and Capote . Something terrible occurs at the end of the film. That tragedy isn't anything the movie builds toward though. The picture ...

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  6. Foxcatcher: Bennet Miller's Oscar hopeful casts a shadow on its charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    ... latest films) in which his characters can carry and expose their mythical internal turmoil. This all worked back when Capote announced him as a new talented filmmaker, then in Moneyball and it works once again in Foxcatcher . Foxcatcher brings back ...

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  7. Theatre Three's Capote Play Is a Tru DelightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Dallas Observer

    Suspend any expectation that the actor playing Truman Capote in the one-man play Tru, now on at Theatre Three, will attempt an impression of the author as accurate as the late Philip Seymour Hoffman did in his Oscar-winning performance in Capote. Jaston Williams, co-creator and longtime star of the original company of Greater Tuna, doesn't do Truman.

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  8. Mark Schultz apologises for criticising 'Foxcatcher'Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Newkerala.com

    ... ever. 3rd time's the charm. He's due an Oscar," he wrote. Miller has previously been nominated for directing "Capote" and "Moneyball". This follows Schultz having blasted the film and Miller last month on social media. He labelled Miller a "punk" ...

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  9. Wrestler Mark Schultz Apologizes For 'Foxcatcher' Criticism: "I Was Temporarily Insane"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Director Bennett Miller continues to skilfully probe around the edges of true stories with this follow-up to Capote and Moneyball, although this is a much,... Wrestler Mark Schultz, whose story inspired Bennett Miller's Oscar-tipped movie ...

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  10. 'Foxcatcher' Subject Mark Schultz Apologizes for Criticism: "I Was Temporarily Insane"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... greatest director ever. 3rd time's the charm. He's due an Oscar." Miller has previously been nominated for directing Capote and Moneyball . Schultz wrote that the film is a "miracle" and that he regretted saying he hated it. "I think the problem I ...

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  11. Was Selma Director Ava DuVernay "Robbed" of an Oscar Nomination?Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | In-depth Africa

    ... Richard Linklater has been making movies considered culturally significant for a while now. Bennett Miller made Capote and Moneyball, both of which showed up at the Oscars. Morten Tyldum, the wildcard entry, had been making movies, albeit Norwegian ...

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  12. Westchester Is Well-Represented With Oscar NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Port Chester Daily Voice

    ... Futterman, who is also an actor and producer, began focusing on his screen writing career in 2007. He also wrote Capote. Miller, who graduated from New York University, also directed "Moneyball." Futterman and Miller both participated in Mamaroneck ...

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  13. FoxcatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... voice coming from a face drastically altered by makeup and prosthetics to resemble the real du Pont. Miller ( Capote , Moneyball ) keeps a quiet, deliberate pace, moving gently but steadily toward the climax. He lets the characters do what they do ...

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  14. 'Foxcatcher' review: Steve Carell's gimmicky...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | MLive.com

    ... relationship, deep with affection and competitiveness. Miller is fast becoming the master of the biographical drama. "Capote" and "Moneyball" are fine examples of precision storytelling, pairing his understated direction with committed performances. ...

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  15. Wrestling with madnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... and madness. Be grateful director Bennett Miller took on the assignment. Miller's previous films (Moneyball, Capote) tend to lean away from the sensational to explore unlikely subjects, say, the friendship between Truman Capote and convicted killer ...

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  16. Sony Pictures Classics' Tom Bernard On Why Indies Ruled The Oscar Noms TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Deadline

    ... label is hoping that both titles, propped by their kudos, will emulate a final gross in the neighborhood of 2005's Capote ($28.8M), which won Philip Seymour Hoffman a best actor award as well as noms for best picture and director (Bennett Miller). ...

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  17. Mamaroneck HS Grads Dan Futterman, Bennett Miller Nominated For OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Ossining Daily Voice

    ... Futterman, who is also an actor and producer, began focusing on his screen writing career in 2007. He also wrote Capote. Miller, who graduated from New York University, also directed "Moneyball." Futterman and Miller both participated in Mamaroneck ...

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  18. Mamaroneck HS Grads Dan Futterman, Bannett Miller Nominated For OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

    ... Futterman, who is also an actor and producer, began focusing on his screen writing career in 2007. He also wrote Capote. Miller, who graduated from New York University, also directed "Moneyball." Futterman and Miller both participated in Mamaroneck ...

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  19. Carell is unforgettable villian in a FoxcatcheraRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Advocate

    ... the mark of its director, Bennett Miller. The film's tone recalls the quietly dramatic storytelling seen in 2005's "Capote," another story that deftly combines biopic elements with specific events framed in a precise period of time. Like the ...

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  20. Movie review: Unsettling 'Foxcatcher' goes beyond the tabloid headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... deserved spot in America's movie theaters and not being retold as tabloid TV. Director Bennett Miller ("Moneyball," "Capote") takes a lurid story - about billionaire John du Pont, whose obsession with winning and with wrestler Mark Schultz turned ...

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