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  1. The Oscars Race After the Festivals: Are We Still Just Waiting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SFGate

    ... Oscar-season boost? Mind you, neither Nolan nor Spielberg debuted a film in Venice, Telluride or Toronto. Nolan's "Dunkirk" opened in late July, and while he screened "Dunkirk" in Toronto as part of a tribute to the 50th anniversary of IMAX, the ...

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  2. Chris Deerin: The good ship BoJo is in danger of being scuppered by blind ambitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunday Herald

    ... boats, many bearing the great and, occasionally, the good, the glittering Royal Barge Gloriana, the Little Ships of Dunkirk, the Spirit of Chartwell with the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh on board. No Boris, though. Then I saw him - the Mayor of ...

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  3. Review: 'Alone' is perfect complement to filmdom's 'Dunkirk'Read the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | My Mother Lode

    Interest in the 1940 cross-channel evacuation of British soldiers amid the French collapse in World War II has sprung to life this summer, thanks to Christopher Nolan's blockbuster movie "Dunkirk." On its heels comes "Alone," Michael Korda's masterful account of that epic drama and its impact on his family.

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  4. The Oscar race is murkier than ever after Toronto Film Festival. What happened?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | USA Today

    ... yet untitled high-fashion drama starring Daniel Day-Lewis. By all accounts, Christopher Nolan's World War II epic, Dunkirk, remains a sure bet in the best picture race , and there is a silver lining: "All of this bodes well for a handful of earlier ...

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  5. Michael Korda on the excitement of writing about DunkirkRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 16 | Dallas Morning News

    Michael Korda has written a library's worth of books on topics personal and historical. But at the BookExpo convention in June, he was overflowing with enthusiasm and details as he discussed his latest, Alone: Britain, Churchill and Dunkirk: Defeat Into Victory .

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  6. Early Oscar Predictions After the Toronto International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | The New York Observer

    ... and its female director may make it into a crowded field destined to be dominated by overdue Christopher Nolan ( Dunkirk ) and ever-nominated Steven Spielberg ( The Post ). In an awards season thirsty for women directors and people of color, it will ...

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  7. TIFF 2017: Bigger Isn't-Except Sometimes-Always BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Boise Weekly

    ... to a new level, chronicling the influential statesman's most challenged decisions, including his call to evacuate Dunkirk. Speaking of which, Darkest Hour is a perfect companion piece to Dunkirk, which was released in July and will probably secure a ...

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  8. 'Darkest Hour' review: So we're gonna have two Dunkirk movies at the OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Mashable

    ... and up through much of the Battle of France. (Operation Dynamo, recently dramatized in Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk , is a plot point in Darkest Hour .) Oldman certainly looks the part of Churchill, having buried himself in heavy prosthetics and ...

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  9. Upcoming movie lineup full of promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | The Gazette

    ... 2017 is going down as one of Hollywood's worst in recent memory, notwithstanding such standouts as "Wonder Woman," "Dunkirk" and the little-rom-com-that-could, "The Big Sick." But who are we kidding? Filmgoers of discerning taste know Hollywood ...

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  10. Yeah, Gary Oldman's Probably Gonna Win That Oscar | TIFF 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Collider

    ... Churchill's early days as Prime Minister, as he juggled the decision that led to the miraculous evacuation at Dunkirk while trying to convince his fellow politicians that standing up to Hitler was the right choice, not signing a peace treaty to ...

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  11. 'Darkest Hour' Review: Gary Oldman Gives the Best Performance of His Career [TIFF]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | /film

    ... the Germans invade England. With France close to surrender and the British soldiers beaten back towards the sea at Dunkirk, things seem hopeless, and Chamberlain and Halifax are willing to hear Hitler's terms. Churchill, in turn, wants none of it - ...

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  12. 'Darkest Hour' Review: Joe Wright Takes on the Political Side of Dunkirk | TIFF 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | Collider

    ... earlier, works to convince everyone to fight as he also navigates an exit strategy for 300,000 British troops at Dunkirk. Indeed, Darkest Hour makes for a terrific companion piece to Christopher Nolan 's Dunkirk . Watch Nolan's film first to get the ...

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  13. War films feature some contrasting self-imagesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 9 | China Daily

    War films dominated the summer film releases, and you could not find two more contrasting examples of the genre than Wolf Warrior II and Dunkirk. In one sense, the only thing that links them is the loose heading of "war" and the theme of evacuation, but both have strong political messages.

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  14. Why Louis C.K.'s new movie, 'I Love You, Daddy,' made me nauseousRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | USA Today

    ... an adaptation of Ian McEwan's novel about a female judge deciding whether to force a teenage boy (Fionn Whitehead, 'Dunkirk') to undergo a blood transfusion forbidden by his religion. Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock talks about making the ...

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  15. Toronto: George Clooney talks Trump, twins and racial politics in 'Suburbicon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | USA Today

    ... an adaptation of Ian McEwan's novel about a female judge deciding whether to force a teenage boy (Fionn Whitehead, 'Dunkirk') to undergo a blood transfusion forbidden by his religion. Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock talks about making the ...

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  16. Hope as bad film season fades outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... signs of wear. Strong returns for Christopher Nolan's structurally novel, cinematically lush World War II epic Dunkirk , Edgar Wright's snappy crime musical Baby Driver and Taylor Sheridan's moody thriller Wind River proved that well-executed ...

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  17. As the Toronto International Film Festival gets underway, a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | The Washington Post

    ... signs of wear. Strong returns for Christopher Nolan's structurally novel, cinematically lush World War II epic " Dunkirk ," Edgar Wright's snappy crime musical " Baby Driver " and Taylor Sheridan's moody thriller " Wind River " proved that ...

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  18. TIFF 2017: The Oscar race starts here - but who's in the running?aRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Day-Lewis just isn't good any more? Meanwhile, the biggest player in the awards conversation - Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk - has already come and gone, no festival traction needed. But in TIFF's intense desire to lay the groundwork for the Academy ...

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  19. TIFF lineup has edgy works dealing with chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Jolie, Helen Mirren, Glenn Close and Javier Bardem. Meanwhile, Christopher Nolan will speak at an IMAX screening of "Dunkirk," Aaron Sorkin will conduct a master class, and Louis C.K. will do a live TIFF Long Take podcast for his film "I Love You, ...

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  20. The Oscar race starts now! 6 burning questions we need answered at Toronto Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | USA Today

    ... race is "so wide open at this point," says Dave Karger, special correspondent for IMDb.com. "Nothing except for Dunkirk seems to be a sure thing . There are a lot of spaces to be filled." A: All eyes are on Gary Oldman, who takes on the Winston ...

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