Check For 2013 Toronto International Film Festival Recap

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Check For 2013 Toronto International Film Festival Recap

One of the big standouts is Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity, a film that's so technically astounding on every level that you may set aside any negative feelings you might have towards Sandra Bullock--or maybe those are just mine after this summer's The Heat--to fully appreciate what he's created. You may already know the premise, which follows Bullock as an astronaut on her very first space mission when something happens that leaves her stranded in space trying to survive. We won't say too much more ...


August: Osage County, Fruitvale, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, Grace of Monaco Set Dates

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August: Osage County, Fruitvale, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, Grace of Monaco Set Dates

The Weinstein Company has locked down the release dates for four of this year's possible major awards contenders on the next go around of the awards circuit. The new dates include:

This year's Sundance winner "Fruitvale" on October 18th. The true story drama follows the final day of a 22-year-old Bay Area resident who was shot to death on New Year's Day 2009.

The all-star adaptation of the comedic play "August: Osage County" is slated for November 8th. Meryl Streep, Julia ...


Fall Awards Season On Set By The Weinstein Company

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Fall Awards Season On Set By The Weinstein Company

Less than a week after the Oscars where The Weinstein Company took home three awards, two for Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained and one for David O. Russell's Silver Linings Playbook, the studio, notorious for its strong drive during awards season, has dated four of its recent pick-ups for the fall season.

Things kick off on October 18 with Ryan Coogler's Fruitvale, a movie that The Weinstein Company picked up in a fierce auction at the Sundance Film Festival before it won two ...


Taylor Kitsch, Jim Parsons Have "The Normal Heart"

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Taylor Kitsch, Jim Parsons Have "The Normal Heart"

Taylor Kitsch ("Friday Night Lights") and Jim Parsons ("The Big Bang Theory") have joined the cast of Ryan Murphy's HBO original movie "The Normal Heart".

A film adaptation of the Tony-winning Larry Kramer play, the story deals with the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s.

Kitsch plays Bruce Niles, a closeted investment banker who becomes a prominent AIDS activist. Parsons plays gay activist Tommy Boatwright, reprising his role from the 2011 B ...


Niels Arden Oplev To Helm "Flatliners" Reboot

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Niels Arden Oplev To Helm "Flatliners" Reboot

"Dead Man Down" and the original Swedish "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" director Niels Arden Oplev is attached to helm the contemporary reboot of Joel Schumacher’s 1990 afterlife drama "Flatliners" at Sony Pictures.

The original centered on a group of medical students (Kiefer Sutherland, Kevin Bacon, Julia Roberts, Oliver Platt, William Baldwin) who subject themselves to near-death experiences in order to see if anything lies beyond.

Soon after, the members of th ...