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    Breakout talents

    The Sundance Film Festival is always fertile ground for spotting exciting new talent, and this year's fest was no exception, showcasing several breakthrough performances from up-and-coming actors. Their films are diverse, with genres ranging from gross-out horror comedy to quiet family-based drama, but these actors have at least one ...

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    Independent Film Showcase: Bangkok. Colin

    Independent Film Showcase: Bangkok. Colin Drobnis' film about an ex-soldier who embarks on a post-discharge journey to Southeast Asia, where his MIA father disappeared. A discussion with Drobnis and other cast and crew members will follow. The Egyptian Theatre, 6712 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. 7:30 p.m. $10. (323) 466-3456 ...

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    Star Wars Show: From Dark Side to Funny Side

    With The Force with him, actor Charles Ross ended up performing his one-man Star Wars trilogy show to 30,000 fans at film conventions across the United States.

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    Study: Brighter Picture for Movie Industry

    After a disappointing 2005, the six major companies have received official confirmation that their all-media revenue from filmed entertainment expanded by 8% in 2006 to reach $42.6 billion.

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    Public Thtr. Casts 'Midsummer Night's Dream'

    The Public Theater has completed castingA Midsummer Night's Dream, its final Shakespeare in the Park production for this summer.

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    Contact High, Acting Alone, Agent Zero

    How do I know whether I'm calling my agents too much? I don't want to get on their nerves, but I don't want to be invisible.

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    Actors' Fund, Smits Honored

    Nonprofit Americans for the Arts and the U.S. Conference of Mayors have named actor Jimmy Smits and The Actors' Fund among the winners of this year's Public Leadership in the Arts Awards.

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    FX Worker Critical After 'War' Set Blast

    A special effects assistant was critically injured Thursday after a simulated stinger missile exploded during preparations for a scene for an upcoming Tom Hanks movie, authorities said.

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    Best Actor, Actress Races Tighten

    For weeks, Daniel Day-Lewis and Julie Christie have looked like sure bets to win the coveted best actor and actress Academy Awards, but momentum has shifted.