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argo 2013 sag awards SAG Awards 2013 winners list: Argo, Downton Abbey and Jennifer Lawrence win big

At the 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards, everyone was a winner. The SAG committee doled out the Actor awards throughout the night with care, and there were few overlaps in the nominees beyond both Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin winning for “30 Rock.”

While “Argo” won the award for Best Cast in a Motion Picture, Jennifer Lawrence won Best Actress for “Silver Linings Playbook” and Daniel Day-Lewis… Continue reading SAG Awards 2013 winners list: 'Argo,' 'Downton Abbey' and Jennifer Lawrence win big

‘Argo’ Finally Tops Box Office With $12.4M

LOS ANGELES — It took three weeks, but “Argo” finally found its way to the top of the box office.

The Warner Bros. thriller from director and star Ben Affleck, inspired by the real-life rescue of six U.S. embassy workers during the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis, made nearly $ 12.4 million this weekend, according to Sunday studio estimates. “Argo” had been in second place the past two weeks and has now… Continue reading 'Argo' Finally Tops Box Office With $12.4M

LOS ANGELES — Liam Neeson’s “Taken 2″ has defended its box-office title with a narrow win over Ben Affleck’s “Argo.”

Sunday studio estimates put 20th Century Fox’s action sequel “Taken 2″ at No. 1 with $ 22.5 million in its second weekend. “Taken 2″ raised its domestic total to $ 86.8 million.

Affleck’s “Argo,” an Iranian hostage thriller from Warner Bros., opened in second-place with $ 20.1 million.

Ethan Hawke’s “Sinister,” about a… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Taken 2' Takes Down 'Argo' In Close Weekend

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When militants seize control of the U.S. embassy in Tehran during the height of the Iranian Revolution, CIA agent Tony Mendez… Read More

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The reviews are in: Ben Affleck’s latest film “Argo” is a success!

The film details the incredible true-life story of the Iranian hostage crisis and the U.S. diplomats who were rescued through an unusual mission where the CIA posed as a fake film… Continue reading Ben Affleck, 'Argo' Director And Star: Before He Was Famous

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When militants seize control of the U.S. embassy in Tehran during the height of the Iranian Revolution, CIA agent Tony Mendez… Read More

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The concept of fake movies is a regular gag in films and TV shows about filmmaking and fictional Hollywood figures. Trailers for these non-existent works are especially fun, more