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Suffragette Teaser Released To Get Out The Vote In The UK!

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A teaser for Suffragette – the story of the fight for women’s voting rights – has been created to help stress the importance of voting in the May 7th General Election in the UK.

Suffragette will be in theaters on October 23rd. Check out the teaser following the jump.

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The Grand Seduction: Lovely Indie Is a Charm Offensive!

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In one sentence, The Grand Seduction is about the people of tiny Tickle Cove Harbor’s attempt to seduce a doctor into staying in their community so a petrochemical repurposing plant can built there and give the Harbor back their pride.

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Sundance: Fox Searchlight Acquires U.S. Rights to Calvary!

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Fox Searchlight has acquired the U.S. – and select international – rights to Calvary, John Michael McDonagh’s follow-up top the The Guard. Calvary stars Brendan Gleeson, who was spectacular in The Guard, as a priest in a small Irish town who is told by someone in confession that he’s going to kill him, ‘Sunday week,’ because he’s an innocent and that will mean more.

Calvary’s cast includes, besides Gleeson: Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids), Kelly Reilly (Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows), Aidan Gillen (Game of Thrones), M. Emmet Walsh (Blood Simple, Damages), Domhnall Gleeson (About Time, Dredd), and David Wilmot (Ripper Street). Follow the jump for the trailer and the press release.

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Safe House – Housekeeping With A Vengeance!

(L to R) Rookie operative Matt Weston (RYAN REYNOLDS) tries to outwit legendary spy Tobin Frost (DENZEL WASHINGTON) in the action-thriller "Safe House".

After Green Lantern, it’s a pleasure to see Ryan Reynolds matching wits [and chops] with Denzel Washington – who seems to be joining Liam Neeson as a middle-aged action star – in a movie that is actually the kind of taut, suspenseful thriller that is as smart as it is violent.

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