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George Clooney, Guillermo Del Toro new films to premiere at Venice Fest

... lineup remains somewhat muted, though some locked-in titles have surfaced, including Alexander Payne's “Downsizing,” which will open the fest.
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Getting an Early Start on Oscars

That report comes in addition to what we already knew about Venice, that Alexander Payne's Downsizing will open the fest, and Jane Fonda and ...
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Oscars 2018: Paramount Pictures has films by academy favorites – ‘Downsizing,’ ‘Suburbicon …

And Paramount can boast of a trio of titles by filmmakers who are academy favorites: Alexander Payne's “Downsizing,”; Darren Aronofsky's “mother!
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Likely Venice 2017 Fest Contenders Revealed

Almost certain to make the cut are fest opener Alexander Payne's miniaturisation comedy “Downsizing” along with George Clooney-directed and ...
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Venice Lineup: New Films by Clooney, Del Toro, Frears Expected to World Premiere (EXCLUSIVE)

... the buzz on the Venice lineup remains somewhat muted, though some locked-in titles have surfaced, including Alexander Payne's “Downsizing,” ...
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The ‘Big Sick’ a Crowd-Pleaser

Not since Alexander Payne's “The Descendants” has a movie so effectively captured the surreal atmosphere of hospital waiting rooms and meetings ...
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Oscars 2018: Annapurna Pictures looms with ‘Detroit,’ ‘Downsizing,’ ‘Phantom Thread’

... Day-Lewis' final film, Paul Thomas Anderson's “Phantom Thread” while Paramount will distribute its new Alexander Payne picture “Downsizing.”.
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‘Dunkirk,’ ‘Get Out’ may give Oscars a crowd-pleasing punch

This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Gal Gadot in a scene from "Wonder Woman." (Clay Enos/Warner Bros. Entertainment via ...
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‘Dunkirk,’ ‘Get Out’ may give Oscars a crowd-pleasing punch

Steven Spielberg, Paul Thomas Anderson and Alexander Payne are just some of those waiting in the wings this year. But any influx from the rest of the ...
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‘Dunkirk,’ ‘Get Out’ may give Oscars a crowd-pleasing punch

NEW YORK — The stranglehold that autumn prestige films have on Oscar season just might be wilting in the summer sun. Christopher Nolan's World ...
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