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Toronto Film Fest: Director Jean-Marc Vallée Goes ‘Wild’ With Reese Witherspoon

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Our roving film festival reporter Valentina Valentini reports on the Toronto Film Festival press conference for "Wild," with Reese Witherspoon.

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A&E Cancels ‘Longmire’ After 3 Seasons

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Connie Wang reports that "Longmire" has been canceled by A&E, but will another network snap it up?

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Feast Your Eyes on the Mockingjay Posters – Rebels, Heroes & Citizens

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Feast your eyes on "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" posters for the rebels, heroes and citizens of Panem. See the movie Nov. 21, 2014.

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Movie Review: When the Game Stands Tall

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Jane Boursaw reviews "When the Game Stands Tall," but how does the movie fare in the faith-based genre? Click through to find out.

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Taylor Swift Talks ‘The Giver,’ Happiness and Her Fans

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At a recent press conference for "The Giver," Taylor Swift discussed her role and how it relates to her fans.

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Movie Review: The Giver


Jane Boursaw reviews "The Giver," a thoughtful, dystopian film based on the popular book by Lois Lowry.

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Movie Review: The Hundred-Foot Journey


Jane Boursaw reviews "The Hundred-Foot Journey," in which Helen Mirren culture clashes with the Indian restaurateurs next door.

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Comic-Con: ‘The Giver’ Panel Talks Controversy, Dystopian Fiction

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Our roving festival reporter Valentina Valentini reports on "The Giver" panel at San Diego Comic-Con. Read what Lois Lowry and the cast have to say.

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Check Out Pics & Trailer for Starz’ ‘Outlander’


Connie Wang rounds up some pics and a trailer for "Outlander," the time-traveling series premiering on Starz in August.

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Book to Movie: ‘Dracula Untold’ Movie Posters Unveiled

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Belle Wong unveils the new posters for "Dracula Untold," soaring into theaters in October. We're super excited about this movie!

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Here’s Your Dose of Cuteness: ‘The Box Trolls’ Official Trailer #1

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Check out the first official trailer for "The Box Trolls," a cute family movie from the creators of "Coraline" and "ParaNorman."

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10 Quotes from ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ That Will Break Your Heart

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Jane rounds up ten heartbreaking quotes from "The Fault In Our Stars" that made it from the John Green book all the way to the big screen.

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