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Paula Schwartz
Paula Schwartz is a veteran journalist based in New York who is passionate about the movies. Her idea of heaven is watching three movies in a row. She’s written for various outlets, including the New York Times, Showbiz411.com, More.com and MovieMaker Magazine. For five seasons, she contributed to the New York Times seasonal movie blog, Carpetbaggers, where she covered major awards events and interviewed stars like Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Gary Oldman and Helen Mirren.

Woody Allen: ‘Life Is Meaningless’

Woody Allen

Paula Schwartz reports on a press conference in which Woody Allen discussed his new film 'Magic in the Moonlight' and his view that life is meaningless.

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Broadway Barks Pet Adoption Event Features James Franco, Bernadette Peters


Paula Schwartz reports on Saturday's Broadway Barks pet adoption event, which featured James Franco, Bernadette Peters, Audra McDonald and other stars.

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Richard Linklater, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke Talk ‘Boyhood’

Boyhood Patricia Arquette Ethan Hawke

Paula Schwartz attended a press conference for "Boyhood" and got the inside story of making the film from director Richard Linklater and the cast.

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Adam Levine Talks Rocker Role in John Carney’s ‘Begin Again’


Paula Schwartz attended a press conference for "Begin Again," in which Adam Levine talk about his first acting job.

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Paul Haggis Talks Liam Neeson, Olivia Wilde Naked in ‘Third Person’


Paula Schwartz attended a Manhattan press event for "Third Person," during which director Paul Haggis discussed the romantic drama starring Liam Neeson.

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Clint Eastwood Focuses on the Personal Drama in ‘Jersey Boys’

Jersey Boys

Paula Schwartz reports on a press conference for "Jersey Boys," featuring director Clint Eastwood and stars John Lloyd Young, Vincent Piazza and Rick Elice.

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X-Men: Days of Future Past Q&A With McAvoy, Fassbender, Stewart and Page


Paula Schwartz reports on a press conference for "X-Men: Days of Future Past," in which Patrick Stewart, Michael Fassbender and others discuss the film.

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Period Drama ‘Belle’ Stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw in Breakout Role


Paula Schwartz reports on a press junket with Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who discussed playing a strong, articulate, educated woman of color in "Belle."

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Martin Scorsese Presents Rob Reiner with Film Society of Lincoln Center Chaplin Award

Rob Reiner

Martin Scorsese presented director-actor-writer Rob Reiner with the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Chaplin Award last night at Avery Fisher Hall.

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Tribeca: Rory Culkin, Director Lou Howe on Portraying Mental Illness in ‘Gabriel’

Rory Culkin

On the Tribeca red carpet, Paula Schwartz caught up with Rory Culkin and director Lou Howe, who discussed their film Gabriel, which explores mental illness.

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Tribeca: ‘Chef,’ ‘Keep on Keepin’ On’ Win Heineken Audience Awards


"Chef" and "Keep On Keepin' On" are the winners of the two Heineken Audience Awards at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival.

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Tribeca: Paul Schneider Nabs Best Actor Win for ‘Goodbye to All That’

Paul Schneider

Paul Schneider nabbed the award for "Best Actor in a Narrative Feature" at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival for Angus MacLachlan's "Goodbye to All That."

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