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  • He's still here: Phoenix rises again with 'Master'

    Joaquin Phoenix looked as though he'd lost it, coming completely unglued with his film "I'm Still Here," in which he chronicles his supposed move into rap music after announcing his retirement from acting.


  • Review: Anderson's gorgeous, challenging `Master'

    Viewers hoping for a juicy expose of the super-secretive Church of Scientology in "The Master" might want to adjust their expectations just a tad.


  • Jury: Venice rules kept 'Master' from top prize

    Jurors at the Venice Film Festival loved "The Master," a film inspired by Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard, but strict rules kept them from giving it the top Golden Lion prize along with the other awards it garnered.


  • South Korean film 'Pieta' wins Venice top prize

    South Korean director Kim Ki-duk's drama "Pieta," the brutal story of a debt collector who cripples those who can't pay until he meets a woman who claims to be his mother, won the Golden Lion for best film at the 69th Venice Film Festival on Saturday.


  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt (front) and Paul Dano co-star in a scene from the thriller "Looper." In its 37th year, the Toronto International Film Festival opens Thursday with the big Hollywood action film, a sci-fi tale also starring Bruce Willis and Emily Blunt. (Sony Pictures Entertainment)

    Toronto film festival claims title of cinema’s vox populi

    Sundance is the festival for low-budget filmmaking. Cannes and Venice are glitzy industry showplaces. The Toronto International Film Festival is both of those and everything in between, but mostly, it's a place for ordinary cinema lovers to see a lot of great movies.


  • Toronto film fest goes into action with 'Looper'

    Sundance is the festival for low-budget filmmaking. Cannes and Venice are glitzy industry showplaces. The Toronto International Film Festival is both of those and everything in between, but mostly, it's a place for ordinary cinema lovers to see a lot of great movies.


  • Anderson: 'The Master' inspired by L. Ron Hubbard

    Director Paul Thomas Anderson acknowledges that Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard was the inspiration for the title character in `'The Master," but says the focus of the film is the relationship between a charismatic spiritual leader and his troubled follower, not the movement itself.


  • In this photo released by CBS, actor Joaquin Phoenix, left, joins host David Letterman on the set of the "Late Show with David Letterman," Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, in New York. This is Phoenix's first television appearance and first visit to the CBS broadcast since February 2009. (AP Photo/CBS, Jeffrey R. Staab)

    Joaquin Phoenix to David Letterman: I'm sorry

    Actor Joaquin Phoenix returned to David Letterman's "Late Show" on Wednesday to apologize for his wacky appearance last year that turned out to be an elaborate piece of performance art.


  • Joaquin Phoenix to David Letterman: I'm sorry

    Actor Joaquin Phoenix returned to David Letterman's "Late Show" on Wednesday to apologize for his wacky appearance last year that turned out to be an elaborate piece of performance art.


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