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

    11 hrs ago | 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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  2. DVD Previews Jennifer Lawrence propels 'Mockingjay'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  3. 10 Insanely Committed Actors Who Wouldn't Break Character After The Cameras Stopped RollingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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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  4. There's a storm of excitement beneath Bruce Greenwood's calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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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  5. PopWatch Confessional: The Oscar loss you're still not overRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | 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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  6. Oscars 2015: Here's why these Best Director nominees are brilliantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | 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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  7. Review: 'Foxcatcher' flies on stellar performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | 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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  8. Take DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | 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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  9. He Said, She Said: a Foxcatchera good movie to nap toRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Mercury-Register

    ... That being said, the film could hardly be called rousing. Director Bennett Miller (“Moneyball,” “Capote”) keeps things moving at a deliberate pace with a sonorous score not designed to get you out of your seat and ...

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  10. All the Movie References in Drake's New Short Film Jungle, ExplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Village Voice

    ... This morning, when Drake unveiled Jungle , a fourteen-minute short film he made alongside director Karim Huu Do and Capote cinematographer Adam Kimmel, its arthouse influences came as no surprise. Here we trace some of the short's auteur ...

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  11. 15 Movies to See Before the Oscars: 4. FoxcatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Examiner.com

    ... inevitable bad ending begins. Director Bennett Miller, whose other feature length film credits include Moneyball and Capote , proves once again that he can turn real world drama into a pensive procedural film. He and frequent collaborator ...

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  12. The 'Foxcatcher' writers on why it took 7 years to completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Jewish Journal

    ... after being approached by director Bennett Miller, who had been lured in by Executive Producer Tom Heller during a "Capote" DVD signing at the old Tower Records on Sunset, according to Futterman. Frye produced a draft of the screenplay before the ...

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  13. Makeup artist Bill Corso works hard to keep it real in 'Foxcatcher'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Los Angeles Times

    ... pale, translucent skin," an effect that had to match the previous day's work each time. Director Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball"), according to Corso, kept saying, "'He's got to look like a blueblood.' That term [for old money Easterners] ...

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  14. Where has Harper Lee been since To Kill a Mockingbird was published?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Alabama, where she was born Nelle Harper Lee in 1926. She grew up there near her childhood friend, Truman Capote. Her elder sister Alice - who died in November at 103 - practiced law in town, as their father had. Harper Lee, author of the Pulitzer ...

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  15. Where has Harper Lee been since 'To Kill a Mockingbird' was published?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Monroeville, Ala., where she was born Nelle Harper Lee in 1926. She grew up there near her childhood friend, Truman Capote. Her elder sister Alice -- who died in November at 103 -- practiced law in town, as their father had. According to reports, ...

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  16. To Kill a Mockingbird sequel set for publicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Staffordshire Newsletter

    ... tticus Finch. Harper Lee has been portrayed herself in two recent films depicting the life of childhood friend Truman Capote - by Sandra Bullock in Infamous and by Catherine Keener in Capote .

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  17. Philip Seymour Hoffman's death: 1 year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | 13WHAM

    New York City/Fairport, N.Y. - It has been a year since the death of Fairport native Philip Seymour Hoffman. Hoffman had won an Oscar for his title role in the film "Capote," and played major roles in other critically-acclaimed pictures, such as "Boogie Nights," "The Talented Mister Ripley," and "A Most Wanted Man." 6 comments

  18. Philip Seymour Hoffman's Hometown Fans Remember Him A Year After His DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WebProNews

    ... actor appeared on the big screen. All over the world, fans are remembering the great actor who starred in films like Capote, The Hunger Games, Boogie Nights , and The Master . Caleb Slain, a fan of the actor spent almost 200 hours to produce an ...

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  19. Sundance: Jonah Hill Tries To Pry the "True Story" Out of James FrancoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... the film to fan's of the true crime genre, but in the end amounts to a missed opportunity. True Story wants to be a Capote where journalist and subject mirror one another and their relationship bleeds outside the lines of the ethical boundaries, but ...

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  20. Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman: Top 5 Career-Defining Movie RolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... helped further establish Hoffman as a rising star to watch. Hoffman earned an Oscar for playing the author Truman Capote in the 2005 film. Directed by Bennett Miller , the biopic features what many critics consider to be Hoffman's finest ...

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