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  • The writers behind ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    July 30, 2014 | 10:43 am

    Amanda Silver and Rick Jaffa are the married screenwriting team behind 2011’s “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” and now its hit sequel, “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.” So it’s only fitting that Silver was sipping tea from a mug inscribed with the words “chimpanzee lover” during a...

  • Campaign 2012 election day updates from your favorite fantasy movies [TOP 10 List]

    By Jay Firestone

    November 6, 2012 | 12:17 pm

    Jeff Hensiek and Adam Wills contributed to the post.

    1) Star Wars, Episode VII:

    Han Solo casts the ceremonial first ballot in the first free elections since the fall of the Empire.  

    2) Harry Potter

    Voting by Owl accounts for most accurate election results in history of...

  • Sam Worthington on Playing a Holocaust Survivor and Mossad Agent in “The Debt” [VIDEO]

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    August 30, 2011 | 11:57 pm

    When Sam Worthington (“Avatar,” “Terminator Salvation”) walks into an interview at the Four Seasons Hotel, he looks nothing like the tormented Holocaust survivor and Mossad agent he plays so soulfully in the spy thriller “The Debt,” opening Aug. 31. His short-cropped hair...

  • Jessica Chastain and John Madden on “The Debt”

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    August 23, 2011 | 6:33 pm

    As Jessica Chastain was preparing for her role in the Mossad thriller “The Debt,” her voluminous research led her to the story of a survivor who witnessed the destruction of her entire family in the Holocaust. “It was a woman’s memory of something she had seen as a young...

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  • The high price of unobtainium

    By Adam Wills

    February 1, 2010 | 4:25 pm

    SETI Institute’s senior scientist Seth Shostak recently took on some implausible elements in “Avatar” on Space.com, most notably the feasibility of mining that precious mineral worth $20 million a kilogram—unobtainium. It’s not worth the expense, he says:

    I do want to note something...

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