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  1. Paul Greengrass to direct George Orwell's 1984Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | DI-VE

    Paul Greengrass, the British director best known for The Bourne Ultimatum action sequel, is in talks to bring George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four to the big screen, the Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Orwell's dystopian masterpiece, which first coined the term 'Big Brother', is due to be produced by the mind behind The Social Network and Iris, Scott Rudin.

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  2. 1984 Is Getting Adapted By This Beloved DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... been since 1984 that we've had a big screen adaptation of Orwell's classic book. The '84 production of Nineteen Eighty-Four had John Hurt playing the lead of Winston Smith. While there aren't any casting announcements for this new book-to-screen ...

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  3. Paul Greengrass to direct 1984Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... and powerful novel, Hollywood has always struggled to get on with George Orwell's dystopian tale, Nineteen Eighty-Four. The eighties version with... Matt Damon is to return to play Jason Bourne in the fifth movie in the spy-thriller franchise, with ...

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  4. Paul Greengrass Aims to Make Hollywood's True '1984' AdaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    For such an influential and powerful novel, Hollywood has always struggled to get on with George Orwell's dystopian tale, Nineteen Eighty-Four . The eighties version with John Hurt as Winston Smith and Richard Burton as O'Brien was solid, though considering its cast, should have been better.

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  5. Greengrass to direct Orwell's 1984Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Newsday

    British director Paul Greengrass, best known for action sequel The Bourne Ultimatum, is to bring George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four to the big screen, the Hollywood Reporter has confirmed . Orwell's dystopian novel, which coined the concept of Big Brother, is being produced by Scott Rudin, whose hits include The Social Network and Iris.

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  6. Annie Lennox Looks Back at The Eurythmics' Hyper-...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Billboard

    Perhaps no other musical act defines the year 1984 quite like the Eurythmics . Not only did the trailblazing synth-pop duo score its highest-charting album during the week ending April 7, 1984 that spawned a hit with top 10 single "Here Comes The Rain Again" and frontwoman Annie Lennox appeared on the cover of Newsweek with Boy George .

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  7. 1984 Was the Best Year in Pop Music EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    If the dystopian warnings in George Orwell 's visionary novel Nineteen Eighty-Four hadn't entirely come to pass, there was plenty of alienation, disillusionment and despair to go around in 1984. Fear of nuclear destruction was at an all-time high.

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  8. Why 1984 Was Pop Music's Best Year EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Billboard

    If the dystopian warnings in George Orwell's visionary novel Nineteen Eighty-Four hadn't entirely come to pass, there was plenty of alienation, disillusionment and despair to go around in 1984. Fear of nuclear destruction was at an all-time high.

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  9. 5 Things to Know About Snowpiercer, the Best Sci-Fi Movie You Haven't SeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | People

    ... Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Octavia Spencer, John Hurt (a veteran of dystopian dramas after 1984's, um, Nineteen Eighty-Four and 2005's V for Vendetta ), Ed Harris and - perhaps most important - Tilda Swinton, who turns in one of the most bizarre and ...

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