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Exclusive interviews with the cast of STRONGER!

While attending TIFF, one of the movies I was lucky enough to catch was the fact-based Boston Marathon drama, STRONGER ( READ MY REVIEW ), from director David Gordon Green, starring Jake Gyllenhaal as survivor Jeff Bauman, with  Tatiana Maslany as his girlfriend Erin, and Miranda Richardson as his mother, Patty. I was lucky enough to catch up with the stars, as well as...
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Review: Breathe (TIFF)

PLOT: A handsome, adventurous, world-traveling English tea broker, Jonathan Cavendish ( Andrew Garfield ) is felled by polio, leaving him unable to move anything below his neck or even breathe unaided by a respirator. Initially resigned to his fate, the love of his wife ( Claire Foy ) encourages him to try and live life to the fullest, and not let illness beat him. REVIEW:...
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Rami Malek recreated Queen's Live Aid performance for Bohemian Rhapsody

Tonight I'm gonna have myself a real good time I feel alive and the world it's turning inside out, yeah! I'm floating around in ecstasy So don't stop me now don't stop me 'Cause I'm having a good time having a good time Of the many milestones belonging to the band Queen throughout their legendary career, their performance at Live...
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Review: Darkest Hour (TIFF)

PLOT: Newly appointed prime minister Winston Churchill ( Gary Oldman ) tries desperately to mobilize parliament against the on-coming Nazi onslaught in the early days of WW2. REVIEW: Joe Wright ' s DARKEST HOUR and Christopher Nolan ' s DUNKIRK compliment each other quite well. While you never see the actual evacuation of Dunkirk in Wright's film, much of it...
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Ruderman Family Foundation criticizes Gyllenhaal casting for Stronger film

Casting the right actor for a film is always a sensitive matter. There are so many angles to consider, and pitfalls to be avoided, as the search for an individual who best represents a character or real-life figure takes place. While it's important that the filmmaker be allowed to realize their artistic vision, some would say that it's equally as important to be...
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Review: Battle of the Sexes (TIFF)

PLOT: The true story of Tennis champ Billie Jean King ( Emma Stone ) who, in 1973, accepted a challenge by Bobby Riggs ( Steve Carell ) to play an exhibition game that he marketed as an epic battle of the sexes. REVIEW: Despite being set in 1973, Billie Jean King’s story seems as relevant today as it did then. Emma Stone , who plays King, has gone on record saying...
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Review: Molly's Game (TIFF)

PLOT: A young woman ( Jessica Chastain ) working for a Hollywood mogul, spins a private poker game for high-stakes players into a multi-million dollar business, putting her in the cross-hairs of the authorities and the mob. REVIEW: MOLLY’S GAME tells the true story of Molly Bloom, whose memoir of her time running underground Hollywood poker games was tabloid fodder a...
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Mike Myers in talks for role in Bryan Singer's Bohemian Rhapsody

Production on Bryan Singer 's BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY got underway just days ago, but the film centering around the rock band Queen and the life of lead singer Freddie Mercury may be adding a certain comedian whose inclusion of Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" in WAYNE'S WORLD wound up introducing the song, and the band, to a whole new generation of fans. I'm...
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Boardwalk Empire's Jack Huston joins Martin Scorsese's The Irishman

After the overwhelmingly positive reaction which Timur Bekmambetov 's BEN-HUR received last year, Jack Huston can pretty much take his pick of projects, which includes joining the all-star cast of Martin Scorsese 's THE IRISHMAN. Okay, I'm kidding about that first part, but Deadline reports that Huston really will be reuniting with his Boardwalk Empire executive...
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Stan Lee says Leonardo DiCaprio wants to play him in a movie

Leonardo DiCaprio has made a name for himself by playing larger-than-life characters, working with the best directors, and staying away from summer blockbusters and superhero flicks. But no one is immune to the allure of the comic book world, and word is Leo is actually a huge fan of comic books, so much so he apparently wants to play the art form's most iconic figure: Stan Lee ....
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Review: Stronger (TIFF)

PLOT: The true story of Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman ( Jake Gyllenhaal ), as he struggles to rebuild his life after losing both legs. REVIEW: As the second high-profile, Boston Marathon bombing film, David Gordon Green’s STRONGER won’t be able to avoid comparisons to Peter Berg ’s PATRIOTS DAY, although they couldn’t be more...
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Margot Robbie didn't realize that I, Tonya was based on real events

One of the biggest scandals to rock the Olympic world was when Tonya Harding's ex-husband Jeff Gillooly and her bodyguard Shawn Eckhard plotted to remove Nancy Kerrigan from the 1994 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. What followed was a widely publicized attack on Kerrigan that left her with a bruised, but not broken, leg which made Kerrigan unable to compete in the championship....
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