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indieWIRE
Woody Allen, Mel Gibson & More Maligned Auteurs: How to Justify Watching Their Films (Or Not)quite a predicament. Would I want to sit alone in a room with the guy? Only if
Woody Allen, Mel Gibson & More Maligned Auteurs: How to Justify Watching Their Films (Or Not)
indieWIRE / Posted 2 days ago
quite a predicament. Would I want to sit alone in a room with the guy? Only if I could wear one of those safety suits from "The Hurt Locker." But that's not the point — ultimately, the onus over what to do about a new Mel Gibson movie isn't on the... Read more
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Variety
Game-Based Movies Like ‘Assassin’s Creed’ and ‘Tomb Raider’ Bank On Top-Shelf TalentDirectors David O. Russell, Neil Burger and Seth Gordon have been attached, whi
Game-Based Movies Like ‘Assassin’s Creed’ and ‘Tomb Raider’ Bank On Top-Shelf Talent
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
Directors David O. Russell, Neil Burger and Seth Gordon have been attached, while Oscar-winning screenwriter Mark Boal (“The Hurt Locker,” “Zero Dark Thirty”) has also taken a shot. None have stuck. “Uncharted” is perfect fodder for a movie,... Read more
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Deseret News
Cultural advisers help Hollywood rework Muslim stereotypes“Islam in Film” class at the University of Nebraska, religious studies professo
Cultural advisers help Hollywood rework Muslim stereotypes
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
“Islam in Film” class at the University of Nebraska, religious studies professor Kristian Petersen screens movies such as “The Hurt Locker” (2008), “Argo” (2012) and “American Sniper” (2014) to make the point that depictions of Muslims on the big... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jeremy Renner takes adorable daughter Ava, three, to the LA Zooout at the LA Zoo Jeremy Renner spent a happy day at the Los Angeles Zoo with
Jeremy Renner takes adorable daughter Ava, three, to the LA Zoo
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
out at the LA Zoo Jeremy Renner spent a happy day at the Los Angeles Zoo with his adorable three-year-old daughter Ava. The Hurt Locker star, who clearly dotes on his only child, carried his little girl on his shoulders as they visited the wild... Read more
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Western Advocate
A guide to Edinburgh's festivals: From fringe to scienceof screenings, workshops and debates. Over the years, notable premieres have in
A guide to Edinburgh's festivals: From fringe to science
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
of screenings, workshops and debates. Over the years, notable premieres have included Blade Runner, Billy Elliot and The Hurt Locker. See edfilmfest.org.ukJAZZ AND BLUES FESTIVAL Visit Edinburgh in the latter half of July and you can expect... Read more
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chad
UPDATE: Bomb squad leaves scene of Notts shopping centre after scareReports are coming in that the Sutton shopping centre has been made safe and bo
UPDATE: Bomb squad leaves scene of Notts shopping centre after scare
chad / Posted 5 days ago
Reports are coming in that the Sutton shopping centre has been made safe and bomb disposal experts have allowed people to enter. Reports of a bomb scare flooded across social media after Nottinghamshire Police were called to reports of a suspicious... Read more
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chad
UPDATE: Bomb squad leaves scene of Notts shopping centre after bomb scareReports are coming in that the Sutton shopping centre has been made safe and bo
UPDATE: Bomb squad leaves scene of Notts shopping centre after bomb scare
chad / Posted 5 days ago
Reports are coming in that the Sutton shopping centre has been made safe and bomb disposal experts have allowed people to enter. Reports of a bomb scare flooded across social media after Nottinghamshire Police were called to reports of a susicious... Read more
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Darien News-Review
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage c
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage celebrating as one of the actors who powered “The Hurt Locker” to a Best Picture Oscar. Call it an actor’s versatility: the ability to hold multiple roles in the mind and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage c
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage celebrating as one of the actors who powered “The Hurt Locker” to a Best Picture Oscar. Call it an actor’s versatility: the ability to hold multiple roles in the mind and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage c
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage celebrating as one of the actors who powered “The Hurt Locker” to a Best Picture Oscar. Call it an actor’s versatility: the ability to hold multiple roles in the mind and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage c
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage celebrating as one of the actors who powered “The Hurt Locker” to a Best Picture Oscar. Call it an actor’s versatility: the ability to hold multiple roles in the mind and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage c
‘Captain America’ Star Anthony Mackie Talks Weight Gain to Play MLK Jr. in ‘All the Way’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Broadway play; days later he was in Hollywood at the Academy Awards, on stage celebrating as one of the actors who powered “The Hurt Locker” to a Best Picture Oscar. Call it an actor’s versatility: the ability to hold multiple roles in the mind and... Read more
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Variety
Cannes Launches Oscars Buzz for ‘Loving,’ Shia LaBeouf and Kristen StewartHoney,” Arnold could become the first woman nominated for best director since K
Cannes Launches Oscars Buzz for ‘Loving,’ Shia LaBeouf and Kristen Stewart
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
Honey,” Arnold could become the first woman nominated for best director since Kathryn Bigelow won the category in 2010 for “The Hurt Locker.” The fact that the director’s branch of the Academy has more indie-skewing tastes will work in her favor, if... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
EgyptAir Flight Missing. Harsh Harvest, Revisited.in the Mojave Desert. With Armed Forces Day coming up on Saturday, here’s a loo
EgyptAir Flight Missing. Harsh Harvest, Revisited.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
in the Mojave Desert. With Armed Forces Day coming up on Saturday, here’s a look at how some veterans view “Platoon,” “The Hurt Locker” and “Restrepo,” to name just three. Diary of a Thoroughbred A good workout. Heat and ice. A chiropractor... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
U.K. Industry Targets Gender Equality in Film Funding by 2020to young women. “Only one woman has ever won a best director Oscar,” Kuhnke sa
U.K. Industry Targets Gender Equality in Film Funding by 2020
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
to young women. “Only one woman has ever won a best director Oscar,” Kuhnke said, referring to Kathryn Bigelow who won for The Hurt Locker. “If young people look at that, they will reach the obvious conclusion that women are not good at making... Read more
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Variety
Thierry Fremaux to Hold Master Class at Italy’s Taormina Film Festpioneers. Renner will hold an onstage conversation about his acting career, whi
Thierry Fremaux to Hold Master Class at Italy’s Taormina Film Fest
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
pioneers. Renner will hold an onstage conversation about his acting career, which includes Oscar nominations for “The Hurt Locker” and “The Town.” Taormina will open June 11 with a special event screening of Disney/Pixar’s “Finding Dory,”... Read more
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iol.co.za
High heels and big dealsits list of the 80 best-directed films of the past 80 years, including only one
High heels and big deals
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
its list of the 80 best-directed films of the past 80 years, including only one female director. Though Kathryn Bigelow's The Hurt Locker is a searing triumph, the idea it's the only significant film directed by a woman is laughable. Only one... Read more
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/Film
Hannah Murray Has Joined Kathryn Bigelow's Next Filmhave a title, but it certainly has my attention. I’m already fully prepared to
Hannah Murray Has Joined Kathryn Bigelow's Next Film
/Film / Posted 17 days ago
have a title, but it certainly has my attention. I’m already fully prepared to watch anything directed by the woman behind The Hurt Locker, Zero Dark Thirty, Near Dark, and yes, Point Break, but when she partners up with Annapurna Pictures,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Modern Family' on ABCFreeform Jungle Book (1942) 2:45 p.m. TCM King Kong (2005) 3:15 p.m. Showtime
Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Modern Family' on ABC
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
Freeform Jungle Book (1942) 2:45 p.m. TCM King Kong (2005) 3:15 p.m. Showtime The Good Lie (2014) 3:20 p.m. Cinemax The Hurt Locker (2008) 4 p.m. AMC Weird Science (1985) 4:05 p.m. Encore The Imitation Game (2014) 4:10 p.m. TMC The Bounty... Read more
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The Border Mail
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinemato the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, th
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinema
The Border Mail / Posted 17 days ago
to the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, the first solo feature from Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker). Slacker, an early feature from Austin-based filmmaker Richard Linklater also appears. Linklater brought us... Read more
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The Courier
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinemato the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, th
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinema
The Courier / Posted 17 days ago
to the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, the first solo feature from Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker). Slacker, an early feature from Austin-based filmmaker Richard Linklater also appears. Linklater brought us... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinemato the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, th
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinema
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 days ago
to the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, the first solo feature from Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker). Slacker, an early feature from Austin-based filmmaker Richard Linklater also appears. Linklater brought us... Read more
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The Young Witness
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinemato the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, th
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinema
The Young Witness / Posted 17 days ago
to the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, the first solo feature from Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker). Slacker, an early feature from Austin-based filmmaker Richard Linklater also appears. Linklater brought us... Read more
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Western Advocate
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinemato the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, th
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinema
Western Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
to the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, the first solo feature from Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker). Slacker, an early feature from Austin-based filmmaker Richard Linklater also appears. Linklater brought us... Read more
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Manning River Times
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinemato the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, th
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinema
Manning River Times / Posted 17 days ago
to the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, the first solo feature from Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker). Slacker, an early feature from Austin-based filmmaker Richard Linklater also appears. Linklater brought us... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinemato the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, th
New film festival, on this month at Palace Electric in Canberra, celebrates the great tradition of independent American cinema
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 17 days ago
to the reputation of Jim Jarmusch​ (Ghost Dog) and vampire horror Near Dark, the first solo feature from Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker). Slacker, an early feature from Austin-based filmmaker Richard Linklater also appears. Linklater brought us... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Kathryn Bigelow Eyes ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Hannah Murray for Detroit Crime Dramafrom a script by fellow Oscar winner Mark Boal, whose script explores systemic
Kathryn Bigelow Eyes ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Hannah Murray for Detroit Crime Drama
Darien News-Review / Posted 18 days ago
from a script by fellow Oscar winner Mark Boal, whose script explores systemic racism in urban Detroit. The duo behind “The Hurt Locker” and “Zero Dark Thirty” will also produce with Megan Ellison and Matthew Budman of Annapurna Pictures, which... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kathryn Bigelow Eyes ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Hannah Murray for Detroit Crime Dramafrom a script by fellow Oscar winner Mark Boal, whose script explores systemic
Kathryn Bigelow Eyes ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Hannah Murray for Detroit Crime Drama
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
from a script by fellow Oscar winner Mark Boal, whose script explores systemic racism in urban Detroit. The duo behind “The Hurt Locker” and “Zero Dark Thirty” will also produce with Megan Ellison and Matthew Budman of Annapurna Pictures, which... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Kathryn Bigelow Eyes ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Hannah Murray for Detroit Crime Dramafrom a script by fellow Oscar winner Mark Boal, whose script explores systemic
Kathryn Bigelow Eyes ‘Game of Thrones’ Star Hannah Murray for Detroit Crime Drama
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
from a script by fellow Oscar winner Mark Boal, whose script explores systemic racism in urban Detroit. The duo behind “The Hurt Locker” and “Zero Dark Thirty” will also produce with Megan Ellison and Matthew Budman of Annapurna Pictures, which... Read more
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Fortune
This ‘Avengers’ Star Is Making a Killing in Real Estateas an actor he certainly smashes expectations in almost every role he plays. As
This ‘Avengers’ Star Is Making a Killing in Real Estate
Fortune / Posted 21 days ago
as an actor he certainly smashes expectations in almost every role he plays. As the maverick Army bomb-disposal expert in The Hurt Locker, Renner earned an Academy Award nomination not for his toughness but for his openhearted tenderness. He is... Read more
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indieWIRE
Directors Guild Of America Names 80 Best Films, But Only One Is Directed By A Womanfilm directed by a female made the list. Who would that be? It's none other tha
Directors Guild Of America Names 80 Best Films, But Only One Is Directed By A Woman
indieWIRE / Posted 22 days ago
film directed by a female made the list. Who would that be? It's none other than Kathryn Bigelow and her 2009 Oscar-winner "The Hurt Locker" which comes in at 56 on the list. While it's no secret that there lacks a number of women directors in all... Read more
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Variety
Geena Davis: ‘Films With More Diversity Make More Money’unless it was 0% of women directing films. It’s just horrible and needs to chan
Geena Davis: ‘Films With More Diversity Make More Money’
Variety / Posted 23 days ago
unless it was 0% of women directing films. It’s just horrible and needs to change. When Kathryn Bigelow won the Oscar (for “The Hurt Locker”), the press was saying that things had changed. It just didn’t happen. There’s a deep, deep problem of bias... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Women should direct 50% of publicly-funded films, says Directors UKmonitor and enforce gender equality in the industry. Kathryn Bigelow with her
Women should direct 50% of publicly-funded films, says Directors UK
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
monitor and enforce gender equality in the industry. Kathryn Bigelow with her Oscar for best achievement in directing for The Hurt Locker (Matt Sayles/AP) The report found that existing gender inequality creates a vicious cycle in which new female... Read more
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Darien News-Review
DGA’s List of 80 Best-Directed Films Includes One Female Filmmakerfeature films since the guild’s founding in 1936 and only one female director m
DGA’s List of 80 Best-Directed Films Includes One Female Filmmaker
Darien News-Review / Posted 24 days ago
feature films since the guild’s founding in 1936 and only one female director made the list — Kathryn Bigelow for “The Hurt Locker.” Nearly 2,200 members (13.7 percent of all DGA members) participated in the poll in honor of the guild’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DGA’s List of 80 Best-Directed Films Includes One Female Filmmakerfeature films since the guild’s founding in 1936 and only one female director m
DGA’s List of 80 Best-Directed Films Includes One Female Filmmaker
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
feature films since the guild’s founding in 1936 and only one female director made the list — Kathryn Bigelow for “The Hurt Locker.” Nearly 2,200 members (13.7 percent of all DGA members) participated in the poll in honor of the guild’s... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
DGA’s List of 80 Best-Directed Films Includes One Female Filmmakerfeature films since the guild’s founding in 1936 and only one female director m
DGA’s List of 80 Best-Directed Films Includes One Female Filmmaker
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
feature films since the guild’s founding in 1936 and only one female director made the list — Kathryn Bigelow for “The Hurt Locker.” Nearly 2,200 members (13.7 percent of all DGA members) participated in the poll in honor of the guild’s... Read more
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Connecticut Post
DGA’s List of 80 Best-Directed Films Includes One Female Filmmakerfeature films since the guild’s founding in 1936 and only one female director m
DGA’s List of 80 Best-Directed Films Includes One Female Filmmaker
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 days ago
feature films since the guild’s founding in 1936 and only one female director made the list — Kathryn Bigelow for “The Hurt Locker.” Nearly 2,200 members (13.7 percent of all DGA members) participated in the poll in honor of the guild’s... Read more
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/Film
The DGA Selects the 80 Best Directed Moviesis a better-directed movie than Alien or Rashomon is a sick kind of insanity. O
The DGA Selects the 80 Best Directed Movies
/Film / Posted 25 days ago
is a better-directed movie than Alien or Rashomon is a sick kind of insanity. Other bizarre selections include Avatar, The Hurt Locker, and Forrest Gump. Sure, these movies are good, but are they really among the best-directed movies of all... Read more
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indieWIRE
Why Hollywood Is Slow to Anoint Multicultural Movie Starswhether it's John Wells putting George Clooney in "E.R." or Kathryn Bigelow cas
Why Hollywood Is Slow to Anoint Multicultural Movie Stars
indieWIRE / Posted 25 days ago
whether it's John Wells putting George Clooney in "E.R." or Kathryn Bigelow casting Jeremy Renner and Anthony Mackie in "The Hurt Locker." But if it's tough for even gifted and athletic hunks like them to break into movie stardom, it's... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Critic's Notebook: What the DGA 'Best Films' List Got Wrongclassics. Only four films released since 2000 made the list, and they're all in
Critic's Notebook: What the DGA 'Best Films' List Got Wrong
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
classics. Only four films released since 2000 made the list, and they're all in the lower realms of the ranking: Avatar, The Hurt Locker, There Will Be Blood and Birdman. The DGA has been parsimonious, to say the least, in its consideration of... Read more
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NBC News
OpEd: Iggy Azalea, Piers Morgan and the business of black provocationPiers would never criticize a man (of any color) the way he does Beyoncé. Ever
OpEd: Iggy Azalea, Piers Morgan and the business of black provocation
NBC News / Posted 28 days ago
Piers would never criticize a man (of any color) the way he does Beyoncé. Ever since Janet Mock placed Piers directly in the Hurt Locker over his lack of gender identity comprehension, he's been chomping at the bit to react. If you didn't "get"... Read more
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