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The Oscar Winners: 2012

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The Oscars are over and if you took part in our live blog, you know that I thought it was a pretty good show this year.  The Artist won the big awards of the night – Best Picture, Best Director (Michael Hazanavicius), Best Actor (Jean Dujardin), Best Costume Design, and Best Score. For those who

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Box Office Report: Battle LA Takes Top Spot, Mars Needs Moms Bombs

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In first place this weekend was Battle: Los Angeles with an estimated $36M. This makes it the year’s second biggest weekend take after Rango’s $38M a week ago ($23M this weekend).   Battle took a beating from critics (“Battle: Los Angeles is noisy, violent, ugly and stupid” – Ebert) so it will be interesting to see

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Box Office Report: ‘Rango’ Takes Top Spot, Biggest Debut of 2011

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Who knew a 2D animated film could make such an impact!?  Well anyone who has been following the film would know that with such a force behind it (the folks behind Pirates of the Caribbean) and good reviews, it was really a no surprise this weekend.  Score for the anti-3D crowd with Rango winning the

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Reel: See How Johnny Depp Performed Rango

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Paramount has released a new behind the scenes feature for Gore Verbinski’s computer animated feature film Rango. Behind the Scenes: Natural Acting Experience, takes a look at the techniques used to “capture and translate every aspect of Johnny Depp’s performance, using it to drive the computer-generated character in a way that has yet to be

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Trailer For Rango Starring Johnny Depp

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Gore Verbinski who made all those Pirates movies with Johnny Depp has now turned his sights on the world of animation.  Here is the trailer for RANGO, a CGI animated film that looks to have a pretty amazing style.  Depp’s voice work also impressed me. The movie is based on an original idea that Verbinski

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