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May 11, 2022

Cannes Market Buzz Titles: Actioners, Sci-Fi Thrillers and Historical Dramas Up for Sale On the Croisette

The Cannes Film Festival is back at full strength for the first time since 2019. Here are the market's buzziest titles so far.

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New Jersey: Film Where Filmmaking Began

Learn more about New Jersey's tax incentives, state-of-the-art soundstages, crews and more.

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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Trial: Experts See No Winners, No Lessons

First Amendment scholars say the battle between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard is unlikely to have any deep significance for the law.

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Broadcast Rankings: The Highest and Lowest-Rated Scripted TV Series of the 2021-2022 Season

Variety has sorted through Nielsen's data through May 8 to rank ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox's best and worst performers among adults 18-49.

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Ben Whishaw to Play Russian Dissident Eduard Limonov in New Film From Kirill Serebrennikov (EXCLUSIVE)

Ben Whishaw will appear on the big screen as the titular character in 'Limonov, The Ballad of Eddie' by Russian auteur Kirill Serebrennikov.

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Vincent Cassel Starring in David Cronenberg's 'The Shrouds,' FilmNation and CAA Launching Sales in Cannes (EXCLUSIVE)

Vincent Cassel and David Cronenberg are reuniting for 'The Shrouds,' a new thriller that will launch sales in Cannes.

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Sen. Josh Hawley's Move to Strip Disney's Copyrights Called 'Blatantly Unconstitutional'

Sen. Josh Hawley introduced a bill on Tuesday to strip Disney of its copyrights.

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Celebrity Chef Mario Batali Found Not Guilty in Sexual Assault Trial

Mario Batali was found not guilty of indecent battery and assault, clearing him of charges that he groped a woman at a Boston bar.

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Elon Musk Says He Would Overturn Twitter's Donald Trump Ban

Elon Musk, who reached a $44 billion deal to acquire Twitter, said he would overturn its ban on Donald Trump.

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Editor's Picks

'Doctor Strange 2' Screenwriter Defends Wanda's Evolution, Talks Cameos and His 'Star Wars' Script

'Doctor Strange 2' writer Michael Waldron explains Wanda's surprising choices, how those big cameos happened, and other burning questions.

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25 Fun Things to Seek Out at the Bob Dylan Center: His Times, They Are A-Curated

The Bob Dylan Center had a ribbon-cutting Tuesday in Tulsa. Among hundreds of artifacts or exhibits, here are 25 ridiculous or sublime ones.

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'Doctor Strange 2' Played More Than 60 Times in a Single NYC Theater on Thursday. Is That a Problem?

Disney's Marvel Studios took over theaters with a flood of showtimes for "Doctor Strange 2" opening weekend. What is the impact of that?

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Archiving Entertainment: A VIP+ Special Report

A look at the history and importance of preserving media — and the reshaping of best practices for the digital era

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