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'Dallas Buyers Club' Backlash: 'The Help' for Gay People

<i>Editor's Note: From Dallas Buyers Club to deplorable animal rights news, and from the esoteric to the ridiculous, we're touching on plenty in today's</i> …

Animals Were Harmed: Hollywood's Nightmare of Death, Injury, and Secrecy Exposed | Hollywood Reporter Exclusive

he AHA’s willingness to please the industry can begin even before shooting starts, with what’s described as a politicized process of scheduling and …

Page 2: Breaking Bad, Star Wars, Ghostbusters, Sam Raimi, Christmas Story, Nightmare Before Christmas – /Film

Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included <b>36</b> …

Rumor: Warner Bros. Wants Paul Greengrass to Make 'The Stand' – /Film

<i>Briefly:</i> The new feature film adaptation of <b>Stephen King</b> novel <i>The Stand</i> has been a difficult thing for Warner Bros. to get off the ground. Filmmakers …

Watch Full 1981 PBS Making-Of Special on 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' – /Film

In 1981, PBS aired a terrific, in-depth “making-of” special about Raiders of the Lost Ark. Some of the material here has been, er, raided for other …

That Clam In Your Chowder Might Be Hundreds Of Years Old

First we heard on <i>Morning Edition</i> that a clam scientists had opened up turned out to have been 507 years old.<p>That led us to stories with headlines like this: "Scientists accidentally kill world's oldest animal at age 507."<p>Which took us to a more authoritative-sounding report, from National …

Listening In: Cronkite, Lady Bird On The Death Of A President

The image of Walter Cronkite taking off his glasses as he announced President John F. Kennedy's death on Nov. 22, 1963, is one that seems seared into our collective memory — even for those of us who weren't around to see it live.<p>Nearly 40 years later, Cronkite revisited that moment and the rest of …

Alec Baldwin: 'I was staring off a cliff'

He had a hit with 30 Rock, then Tina Fey called time on it. His first box office smash was followed by 'eight bombs in a row'. He's fallen out with his family, his ex-wife, his colleagues, the press and Twitter (three times). Is it any wonder Alec Baldwin's new film is a dig at the movie …

Grace Kelly Covers Tatler In Iconic 1955 Edith Head Dress (PHOTO)

She may have passed away in 1982, but Princess Grace is having a moment. The princess of Monaco is the latest cover star of Tatler, with one of her most iconic photos peering back at readers of the December 2013 issue.<p>The icy green dress on the cover is by Edith Head, the most influential costume …

Women and Children in World War I Propaganda Posters

Collectors Weekly has posted a gallery of World War I propaganda posters that prominently feature women and children in their messages. Recurring …

“Big Sur” star Jean-Marc Barr: “I’ve been living Kerouac all my life. So there was nothing to play”

The actor talks to Salon about Twitter, celebrity, and why reading Kerouac made him skateboard more<p>Jack Kerouac has been the subject of more than a dozen films. However, most of these have concentrated on the years before and during "On the Road." In Walter Salles’ recent adaptation of Kerouac’s …

Emperor Norton: Living, Breathing Tourist Attraction

San Francisco can proudly boast more than its fair share of eccentrics, but few can rival Joshua Abraham Norton, the self-proclaimed “Emperor of …

Screenwriters: Why Having Multiple Projects Is Killing You and Your Career

<i>Below is an article printed originally on the website of London-based script doctors the Film Doctor, the name of the consultancy run by Oli Gots and</i> …

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Here’s What You Need to Know to Sell Films in Each of 12 Genres

Here's What You Need to Know to Sell Films in Each of 12 Genres<p><i>The following article, from Colin Brown, Editorial Director of the film financing and</i> …