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  1. Cahill, Pitt discuss origins of 'I Origins'Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Steuben Courier

    ... among others, Bernardo Bertolucci in 'The Dreamers,' M. Night Shyamalan in 'The Village,' and Gus Van Sant in 'Last Days,' and played Jimmy Darmody on 'Boardwalk Empire.' No matter. When Cahill and Pitt first met, to talk about films in general, not ...

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  2. Michael Pitt and Mike Cahill talk 'I Origins'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Red Eye Chicago

    ... shadows of unsettling smaller projects--like playing a Kurt Cobain-esque musician in Gus Van Sant's underrated "Last Days" or a sociopathic killer in Michael Haneke's American remake of his "Funny Games." Opening Friday, "I Origins" is another odd ...

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  3. Gus Van Sant Rumored to Take Over for Shane Black on 'Death Note'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Firstshowing.net

    ... projects closest in comparison would be his shot-for-shot remake of Psycho or maybe his movie about Kurt Cobain, Last Days . For those who aren't familiar with Takeshi Obata's manga, here's the official synopsis: Light Yagami is an ace student with ...

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  4. Frozen heads, 'Top Gun2' & Censored SondheimRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Boston Herald

    ... who starred on HBO's BOARDWALK EMPIRE and memorably evoked Kurt Cobain's final downward spiral in Gus Van Sant's LAST DAYS (2005), is the kind of actor whose pouty good looks are neatly offset whenever he plays dense losers. Arianda, who graduated ...

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  5. James Franco's 'Vice' short story: Gay sex, Cher drag and Lindsay LohanRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Blaze

    ... references about My Own Private Idaho and refers to a gay sex scene which was deleted from Gus Van Sant's film Last Days, which Franco had hoped to score a part in. "I was so unhappy about the Oscars because they had cut my Cher sequence-I was ...

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  6. President, Finance Minister, agree that boost in state investment is neededRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Radio Prague

    ... Michael Pitt returns to Karlovy Vary after nine years: he also attended back in 2005 when the Gus Van Sant film Last Days, inspired in part by the life and death of rock star Kurt Cobain, was screened. Ten people were injured on Wednesday in a bus ...

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  7. Police launch massive operation to try and solve missing persons casesRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Radio Prague

    ... Michael Pitt returns to Karlovy Vary after nine years: he also attended back in 2005 when the Gus Van Sant film Last Days, inspired in part by the life and death of rock star Kurt Cobain, was screened. Ten people were injured on Wednesday in a bus ...

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  8. Poll finds parents less than satisfied with quality of foreign language teaching at schoolsRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Radio Prague

    ... Michael Pitt returns to Karlovy Vary after nine years: he also attended back in 2005 when the Gus Van Sant film Last Days, inspired in part by the life and death of rock star Kurt Cobain, was screened. Ten people were injured on Wednesday in a bus ...

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  9. German embassy to open doors to public on Thursday, marking events of 1989Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Radio Prague

    ... Michael Pitt returns to Karlovy Vary after nine years: he also attended back in 2005 when the Gus Van Sant film Last Days, inspired in part by the life and death of rock star Kurt Cobain, was screened. Ten people were injured on Wednesday in a bus ...

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  10. Police launch massive search to try and solve missing persons casesRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Radio Prague

    ... Michael Pitt returns to Karlovy Vary after nine years: he also attended back in 2005 when the Gus Van Sant film Last Days, inspired in part by the life and death of rock star Kurt Cobain, was screened. Ten people were injured on Wednesday in a bus ...

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  11. I Origins will kick off 49th Karlovy Vary International Film FestivalRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Radio Prague

    ... Michael Pitt returns to Karlovy Vary after nine years: he also attended back in 2005 when the Gus Van Sant film Last Days, inspired in part by the life and death of rock star Kurt Cobain, was screened. More than 300 police officers on Wednesday have ...

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  12. James Franco Writes 'Fictional' Story About NOT Sleeping With A Girl Named Lindsay LohanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Van Sant. There are some references to a gay sex scene that was going to but didn't appear in Kurt Cobain biopic Last Days and some other references to Leonardo DiCaprio having a 'pussy posse'. While staying at the hotel, a 'Hollywood girl' gets the ...

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  13. Ad of the Day: Gus Van Sant Directs Trio of Breathtaking Spots for the BMW i8Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Technology Marketing

    ... "I am one no one believed, a vision, a dream, a crazy idea," intones Pitt, who played Kurt Cobain in Van Sant's Last Days. "I am millions of questions, the endless search for answers that no one has found before. Try, error. Try, error. Try, again ...

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  14. Michael Pitt for FLAUNT MagazineRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... is presently filling up for an AA meeting-is an old haunt Pitt used to visit around the time he was shooting Last Days (2005), Gus Van Sant's mumblecore meditation on rock 'n' roll isolation. Pitt used to come here and write short stories, which ...

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  15. Courtney Love Sold Cobain's Talking Heads Album For $135,000Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... also gave one record to (actor) Michael Pitt, who came over to my house to find me. I guess he had done a movie (Last Days) with Gus Van Sant, where he acts like he's Kurt or something. I've never seen it. There were four copies of the record, it ...

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  16. Culture Flash Blog: Nantucket film fest announces line-upRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Elisabeth Moss) with serious relationship problems whose marriage counselor (Ted Danson) suggests a retreat; and "Last Days in Vietnam," Rory Kennedy's documentary about the U.S. withdrawal from that war. Also spotlighted will be "Life Itself," the ...

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  17. The Doors Examiner interview with The Last Beat director Robert SaitzykRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The first nine minutes of "The Last Beat" shot with director Robert Saitzyk and Shawn Andrews in character as Jay Douglas Robert Saitzyk , the director behind such indie sensations as "The White of Winter" and "Godspeed" has been working on his latest project " The Last Beat " which is a fictionalized look at Jim Morrison's last days in Paris.

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  18. Team Top Ten: The Greatest Working CinematographersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2014 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... of a game changer if it weren't also for his prior film-defining work with Gus Van Sant on Elephant , Gerry and Last Days . He would later work with David Fincher ( Zodiac ), Noah Baumbach ( Greenberg ) and his last great collaborator, Sofia Coppola ...

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  19. Michael Pitt as "Tommy" and Nina Arianda as "Rosie" in Rob the Mob.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | SFGate

    ... with lots of romantic chemistry by Michael Pitt and Nina Arianda. Pitt is already well known ("The Dreamers," "Last Days"), but this is the first major film role for Arianda, a stage actress, who has already conquered New York with a Tony Award for ...

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  20. Police re-examining Cobain's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... and threatening to kill himself. When they arrived on the scene, Cobain told them he was not suicidal. Nirvana in 'Last Days' (2005): Director Gus Van Sant's fictional depiction of the last days of frontman Kurt Cobain. Courtney Love, the mother of ...

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