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  • Toronto Film Festival Lineup Includes Denzel Washington's 'Equalizer,' Kate Winslet's 'A Little Chaos'

    The Toronto Film Festival has announced more than 40 titles -- a mix of awards contenders, star-powered indies, and international arthouse fare -- screening in its Gala and Special Presentations program this September, including Denzel Washington's "The Equalizer," a pair of Reese Witherspoon projects and closing-night film "A Little Chaos," Alan Rickman's period pic starring Kate Winslet as a landscape gardener assigned to construct the garden at Versailles.
  • Venice Separate Sidebar Prizes Announced

    VENICE - The Venice Film Fest has announced prizes for its independantly run sidebar sections. Italo helmer Ivano De Matteo's "The Dinner," pictured, scored the Europa Cinemas nod for best European film in the Venice Days section. Inspired by Dutch writer...

    Hollywood a No-Show at Venice Film Festival

    VENICE -- The absence of hefty U.S. fare is beginning to be felt as the Venice Festival enters its second stretch. Many of this year's really big guns -- the Weinstein Co.'s Oscar hopeful "The Imitation Game," Denzel Washington starrer "The Equalizer,"...

    Why France Has Become a More Formidable Player at Film Festivals

    The French movie industry has been fiercely debating key issues: Exorbitant movie budgets, release windows, the difficulties of domestic distribution. But as a formidable festival force, France reigns near supreme in the sheer quantity of quality...

    Venice Film Review: 'Return to Ithaca'

    "Old farts' gatherings don't interest the young," muses one of five reunited friends in Laurent Cantet's tragicomic character study "Return to Ithaca." It's debatable, however, whether more seasoned viewers will be much more compelled by this thoughtful...