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8 Oscar-winning actors who became shameless sellouts

New York Post - 08 Jul 2014
Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and Morgan Freeman are among Hollywood's biggest stars who are more interested in the fast cash than the quality of the flick they're making. Photo: Saeed Adyani (left); Everett Collection (center); Phil Caruso (right).
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Oscars: Predicting This Year's Best Picture Landscape

Variety - 21 Sep 2017
Getting into the weeds of full-blown “Oscar predictions” four months before the nominations are announced increasingly feels like a waste of time. The Academy demographic is changing rapidly and finding the pulse with any real authority is, more and ...
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Oscar Valdez to defend title with 'Dreamers' in mind

LA Daily News - 21 Sep 2017
Featherweight champion Oscar Valdez has dual citizenship in Mexico and the United States. When President Trump recently announced he was going to do away with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals – the program known as DACA, which shelters ...
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How to Tell if a Movie Is Oscar Bait

VICE en_us - 21 Sep 2017
From afar, it looked like prime Oscar bait: Tulip Fever boasts a grade-A prestige cast including Academy Award winners Alicia Vikander, Christoph Waltz, and Judi Dench. The off-camera talent includes a director (Justin Chadwick, Mandela: Long Walk to ...
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How Constance and Oscar Wilde Helped Get Women Into Trousers

Atlas Obscura - 20 Sep 2017
The year was 1884, and Oscar Wilde was already something of a London celebrity. Though he had not yet published the plays that would earn him his spot among the Victorian literati, he had made a name for himself as aesthete, man-about-town, and ...
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Hong Kong Picks 'Mad World' for Oscar Consideration

Variety - 21 Sep 2017
Hong Kong has selected mental-illness drama “Mad World” as its contender for the foreign-language film category of the Academy Awards. The selection was made by the Federation of Motion Film Producers. Directed by Wong Chun, “Mad World” tells the ...
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How This Year's Oscar Contenders Are Tackling Trump

The Atlantic - 20 Sep 2017
The Toronto International Film Festival, which ended Sunday, has long been a proving ground for Oscar buzz, a preview of the next few months in cinema where movies either begin to build critical momentum for a major awards campaign or wither on the ...
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Taiwan Picks Lesbian Documentary 'Small Talk' as Oscar Contender

Variety - 21 Sep 2017
Directed by Huang Hui-Chen, the film is “a meditative exploration” into Huang and her lesbian mother's past as a priestess and absentee parent. The film won the Teddy Award in Berlin earlier this year for best documentary. Other films shortlisted for ...
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MOVIE REVIEW: 'Stronger,' Gyllenhaal swing for Oscar fences

Gwinnettdailypost.com - 21 Sep 2017
In a role custom-made for his unique brand of fiery intensity, Jake Gyllenhaal swings for the Oscar fences by playing Jeff Bauman, the Boston man supporting his former girlfriend (her choice), Erin Hurley (Tatiana Maslany), as she ran the marathon ...
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Oscar Pistorius Is Getting A Lifetime Movie

FloTrack - 21 Sep 2017
The Lifetime special is titled "Oscar Pistorius: Blade Runner Killer," and will star South African actor Andreas Damm as the track star and German model Toni Garrn (a former flame of Leonardo Dicaprio) as Reeva Steenkamp, Pistorius' girlfriend who was ...

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