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hollywoodreporter.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · 3 weeks ago ·
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Toronto: Julianne Moore, Ken Watanabe to Star in Hostage Drama 'Bel Canto'
Demian Bichir, who was nominated for a best actor Oscar for 'A Better Life,' also will star in the Paul Weitz-helmed film.read more
hollywoodreporter.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Aug 20 ·
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Oscar-Nominated Actor Demian Bichir to Make Directorial Debut at Mexico's Morelia Fest
'Un Cuento de Circo & a Love Song,' which features Bichir, Eva Longoria and Diane Kruger, is having its world premiere at the October event.read more
hollywoodreporter.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Jan 7 ·
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Film Festival Centering on Immigrants to Debut in Iowa Before Caucuses (Exclusive)
Journalist/filmmaker Jose Antonio Vargas teams up with 'A Better Life' director Chris Weitz and actor Demián Bichir to helm a three-day Des Moines film festival to counter the GOP's negative immigrant rhetoric.read more
indiewire.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Sep 18, 2015 ·
9 Must-See Dramas Set Against the Border
Cannes Review: Denis Villeneuve's 'Sicario' is Very Well-Made, But to What End? "A Better Life" (Chris Weitz, 2011) Chris Weitz's 2011 drama is not set necessarily set on the U.S.-Mexican border -- it takes place in the suburbs ...
huffingtonpost.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Jul 28, 2015 ·
Telemundo Tackles 'Huge Obstacles' Immigrants Face In The U.S.
“Those who come here already lost everything, and they don’t want to lose anything more.” Mexican immigrant Carlos Martinez says this in the teaser for Telemundo’s new telenovela, “Bajo El Mismo Cielo.” Gabriel Porras ...
huffingtonpost.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Jul 13, 2015 ·
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Great Conversations: Demian Bichir
I sat down with actor Demian Bichir during the final months of 2008, when he was appearing in "The Waters of Babylon" at the Geffen Playhouse. Since then, Bichir has become a recognizable face north of the U.S.-Mexico border following his lauded ...
collider.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Mar 12, 2015 ·
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Screenwriter Chris Weitz Talks CINDERELLA and STAR WARS
Filmmaker Chris Weitz has had a widely varied career, from American Pie to About a Boy to The Twilight Saga: New Moon to A Better Life. Now, he’s taking on the classic fairy tale of Cinderella, which he wrote with Kenneth Branagh at the helm, giving ...
collider.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Mar 2, 2015 ·
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Screenwriter Chris Weitz Offers First Comments on Gareth Edward’s STAR WARS Spinoff
Writer/director Chris Weitz has proven that he can handle fantasy, with films like The Twilight Saga: New Moon and The Golden Compass, he’s proven that he can handle spectacle, with his work on the script for Cinderella, and he’s proven that ...
movieweb.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Jan 26, 2015 ·
'Star Wars' Spinoff Gets 'Cinderella' Writer Chris Weitz
Less than a month after the Untitled Gareth Edwards Directed Star Wars Spin-Off parted ways with screenwriter Gary Whitta, the project has found a new writer with Chris Weitz signing on to take over writing duties. Gary Whitta completed a first draft ...
indiewire.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Nov 6, 2014 ·
Every year, a few actors from small films manage to make their way into the Oscar race. Think Quvenzhané Wallis in "Beasts of the Southern Wild," Emmanuelle Riva in "Amour," Demián Bichir in "A Better Life" or ...
collider.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Nov 6, 2014 ·
As Quentin Tarantino readies his next film, the Western The Hateful Eight, to start production in January, The Weinstein Company has now given us some fascinating info regarding the film.  In addition to unveiling the official The Hateful Eight synopsis ...
huffingtonpost.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Sep 8, 2014 ·
Demian Bichir: Latinos Have to Claim Their Own Place Within The Industry
The underrepresentation and stereotyping of Latinos by the entertainment industry is nothing new. Latinos as maids and gardeners seem to be the norm. Yet more and more Hispanic performers are looking for opportunities to break with these roles. Mexican ...
indiewire.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Sep 5, 2014 ·
With his incredible performance in Chris Weitz's "A Better Life," which earned him an Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Mexican star Demian Bichir became a part of the American film scene. With several other roles in Engl ...
thewrap.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Jul 9, 2014 ·
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Emmy Nominations: TheWrap Picks Dream Contenders for Outstanding Lead Actor Drama
Emmy nominations will be announced on Thursday morning, and we all know what that means: We'll sit in front of the TV and hear the same names we heard last year, and the year before ... Also read: TheWrap's Emmy Nomination Predictions — ...
thewrap.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Jun 23, 2014 ·
‘X-Men’ Scribe Zak Penn to Rewrite ‘Ready Player One’ for Warner Bros. (Exclusive)
Four years after winning a bidding war for Ernie Cline's acclaimed sci-fi novel “Ready Player One,” Warner Bros. has hired comic book movie scribe Zak Penn to rewrite the script, TheWrap has learned. “Ready Player One” is a ...
thewrap.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Apr 2, 2014 ·
‘Dom Hemingway’ Star Demian Bichir Talks Working With Jude Law, Where to Find Good Mexican Food (Video)
You probably know Demian Bichir from his Oscar-nominated role in “A Better Life.”  But we know the Mexico City native as a cool cat who likes to enjoy a cold one. Bichir and TheWrap‘s Jeff Sneider recently sat down for authentic Mexican ...
movieweb.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Jan 20, 2014 ·
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GIVEAWAY: Win Machete Kills on Blu-ray
Universal Studios Home Entertainment will release the action-packed sequel Machete Kills on Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack January 21. Danny Trejo reprises his role from 2010's Machete as the ex-Federale Machete Cortez, tasked by the President of the United ...
indiewire.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Oct 29, 2013 ·
For Your Consideration: 10 Underdog Actresses Who Deserve Oscar's Attention This Year
Instead of dipping into the already repetitive waters of late October Oscar talk, this column will take the next two weeks as an opportunity to discuss a few names that aren't getting as much talk as they may deserve (though here's updated weekly ...
thewrap.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Oct 3, 2013 ·
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‘Machete Kills’ Review: Who Knew Sex & Violence Could Be This Dull?
The sequel “Machete Kills” opens with a fake trailer for a not-yet-produced third installment, then spends the next 100-plus minutes making a case for plunging a knife into the franchise’s heart. This “Mex-ploitation” action ...
rottentomatoes.com posted a story for A Better Life (2011) · Sep 30, 2013 ·
The "A Better Life" star is making his directorial debut.
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