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Devil's Knot

Opens Friday, May 9, 2014 Synopsis: Director Atom Egoyan adapts journalist Mara Leveritt non-fiction book to the screen in this docudrama centered on the investigation into the notorious West Memphis Three case (previously the subject of filmmaker Joe Berlinger's Paradise Lost documentaries). Centered on the investigation conducted by private detective Ron Lax (Colin Firth), The Devil's Knot details the discovery of crucial DNA evidence that helped to win back the freedom of Arkansas teens Damien Echols, James Baldwin, and Jessie Misskelley Jr., who were accused of ritualistically murdering three young boys in 1993. Stephen Moyer and Reese Witherspoon co-star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Colin Firth, Amy Ryan, Mireille Enos, Stephen Moyer, Alessandro Nivola, Dane DeHaan Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Woody Allen among familiar faces at Cannes

...includes such familiar filmmakers as Woody Allen, David Cronenberg, Gus Van Sant, Wim Wenders, Lars von Trier and Atom Egoyan. A year ago, Cannes presented a wild mix of big Hollywood tales ("Shrek 2," "Troy," "Dawn of the Dead...

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People in the News

...by Shanian, 35. The two actors were in 11 vignettes about couples in search of love. * * * * YEREVAN, Armenia -- Atom Egoyan's film "Ararat" won the top prize at the Golden Apricot Film Festival of works by ethnic Armenian directors, officials...

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Fall movie preview

...animal sentenced to help ref a youth basketball league. Sandler provides the three lead voices. ARARAT: Director Atom Egoyan ("The Sweet Hereafter") follows a modern family coping with its tragic Armenian past. The cast includes Christopher...

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Taking risks

...back seat of a limousine, responding modestly to the driver's compliments. Mr. Ma is fascinated by how director Atom Egoyan fits music everywhere: "within and outside a concert, in a community, in someone's home, car or office." For...

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Oscar nominees got area exposure

...should be unfamiliar to Augusta audiences. In the Best Actor category, Julie Christie is nominated for Afterglow, and Atom Egoyan is in the running for Best Director for The Sweet Hereafter, two movies that never made it to town. But all five films...

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New on DVD

...from an episode of The New Avengers. Where the Truth Lies $26.96, Sony): Kevin Bacon and Colin Firth star in Atom Egoyan's sexually explicit tale of a musical comedy team and the murder mystery surrounding their breakup. LOVE ME TENDER...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/02/mov_63177.shtml
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...runs Wednesday through Sunday, includes "Winter Passing," starring Zooey Deschanel, Will Ferrell and Ed Harris; Atom Egoyan's "Where the Truth Lies," starring Bacon and Colin Firth; "Lonesome Jim," directed by Buscemi and starring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/29/ent_7440.shtml
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'Where the Truth Lies' gets NC-17 rating

LOS ANGELES - A week before its world premiere, a film from director Atom Egoyan was slapped with an explicit rating that will severely limit its distribution in the United States. "Where the Truth Lies" stars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/09/mov_370.shtml
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Country stars, Gromit and Kong lead Hollywood's fall roster

...Alison Lohman) probes the dark secrets behind the breakup of a musical-comedy duo (Kevin Bacon and Colin Firth). Atom Egoyan directs. November: BEE SEASON: An overlooked daughter is thrown into the limelight when she becomes a spelling champ...

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