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Upsidedown525 Cine Latino: Director Juan Solanas, on the Challenges of Making the Alternate Universe Romance Upside Down

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It’s safe to say that Kirsten Dunst’s latest indie project, Upside Down, is a feast for the eyes. The romantic-fantasy-drama follows a young man’s search for the long-lost girl of his dreams. Helming the project is Argentinian director Juan Solanas, who gives this forbidden love tale a new twist by setting… Continue reading Cine Latino: Director Juan Solanas, on the Challenges of Making the Alternate-Universe Romance 'Upside Down'

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12/18/2012 at 03:00 PM ET

anne hathaway 600x450 The Footwear Challenges ‘Les Misérables’ Costume Designers FacedLaurie Sparham/Universal Pictures

Vegan footwear probably didn’t exist in 19th-century France. But on a 21st-century movie set, the eco-friendly shoes were a necessity.

“[Anne Hathaway] is vegan, so we couldn’t use any animal materials on the shoes for her character, Fantine,” Les Misérables costume designer

After winning the Best Of NEXT audience award at the Sundance Film Festival in January, comedian Mike Birbiglia’s “Sleepwalk With Me” was so popular at the South By Southwest Film Festival in Austin, that organizers had to turn fans away at each of its screenings last week. Too bad for them: “Sleepwalk With Me,” Birbiglia’s directorial debut, is a charming bit of indie dramedy that manages to combine elements of… Continue reading SXSW 2012: Mike Birbiglia On The Challenges Of Making 'Sleepwalk With Me'

Kourtney Kardashian Teen Mom ROUND THREE: Teen Mom Heats Up War With Kourtney Kardashian, Challenges Her Relationship With Scott

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Teen Mom Farrah Abraham is not letting up on her Twitter war with Kourtney Kardashian. She’s now taken a dig at the reality star’s relationship with Scott Disick.

After slamming Kourtney for getting pregnant with her second child, Farrah is now taking a dig at the 32-year-old’s unwillingness to marry Disick.

“4 all who misunderstood… Continue reading ROUND THREE: Teen Mom Heats Up War With Kourtney Kardashian, Challenges Her Relationship With Scott

Mel Tillis, the country music star and a lifelong stutterer, is said to have avoided shaking hands with Oral Roberts for fear that the faith healer… Continue reading Movie gives attention to challenges faced by those who stutter