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12 New, Exciting Muse-Director Relationships

'Vanity Fair' can't wait to see what comes of these partnerships

(Newser) - Woody Allen and Diane Keaton (or Mia Farrow, take your pick). Alfred Hitchcock and Tippi Hedren. Quentin Tarantino and Uma Thurman. There have been some great director-muse relationships over the years, and Vanity Fair speculates on the next generation. Click through for a sampling, or check out the full dozen... More »

Cerebral Cosmopolis Divides Critics

Robert Pattinson stars in David Cronenberg's latest

(Newser) - Critics differ wildly when it comes to David Cronenberg's latest film. Closely based on Don DeLillo's novel, Cosmopolis tells the story of an insanely wealthy young man, played by Robert Pattinson, and his limo.
  • The movie "can be maddening in its slowness, its reliance on dense, hyperstylized
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The Worst Date Movies

(Newser) - Film can stimulate romance like few other artistic mediums—but some films turn that power on its head. Nerve lists the worst date movies ever made; here are 10:
  • Dead Ringers. David Cronenburg's hallucinatory flick in which Jeremy Irons portrays identical twin gynecologists who create new gyno tools for "
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'The Fly' Morphs Into Opera

Cronenberg classic debuts in Paris

(Newser) - David Cronenberg’s horror classic The Fly has metamorphosed into something new: an opera. This new, unholy horror-opera hybrid was unleashed on Paris last night, garnering at least somewhat enthusiastic applause, Bloomberg reports. Intact were all the things that made the movie memorable: its tragic love plot, hideous monster and,... More »

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