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Op-ed: Hollywood can't handle the truth

...who botched their story about the president.In their perversely titled film, Robert Redford plays Dan Rather and Cate Blanchett plays Mary Mapes, the erstwhile CBS News anchor and producer who collaborated on a spectacularly flawed September...
'Cinderella' is pretty good; just too predictable

...brilliant color and detail. The acting in the film is excellent, as well, the showiest performance belonging to Cate Blanchett as the wicked step-mother. Blanchett is a superb actress and here brings a little humanity to her otherwise villainous...
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Reeling it in: One more trip to Middle Earth

...Saruman and the elf king Elrond arrive to rescue him, fighting both the ring wraiths and eventually Sauron himself, Cate Blanchett as Galadriel getting to be the biggest bad-ass of the entire trilogy.In the meantime, elves Legolas and Tauriel...
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Reeling it in: Legos, monuments and great expectations of art in the western world from the clutches of Hitler. Starring Bill Murray, Matt Damon, John Goodman, Cate Blanchett, that silent movie guy from "The Artist," and Lord Grantham from "Downton Abbey" (Hugh Bonneville, actually...
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Movie review: 'Zero Dark Thirty' acclaim well deserved

...surface. In that she has a lot in common with another actress who made a similar smash entrance a decade before, Cate Blanchett. Blanchett has been nominated for Oscar four times and has won once - let's hope Chastain's career follows a...
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Reeling It In: The best of films, the worst of films

...saddled with that one. "Robin Hood" This movie, by all rights, should have been on the first list. Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, and Ridley Scott doing a medieval action epic? I'm there! And then it turned out to be a huge convoluted mess...
'Hanna' a very cool film

...deputy in the Central Intelligence Agency who wants the two erased from the earth. Marissa, played picture perfect by Cate Blanchett, may be extraordinarily tough and resourceful herself, but what she doesn't realize is that Erik has prepared...
'Elizabeth' offers golden opportunity

...that comes from numerous accounts. Now, as to whether the real queen was as beautiful and powerful a speaker as Cate Blanchett, I'd say that's pretty unlikely. Blanchett, along with fellow Academy Award winner Geoffrey Rush, reprises...
The good, the bad and the ugly of 2007

...flavor from its predecessor, that it deserves to be looked at on its own terms. This movie features the luminous Cate Blanchett returning to the role of Queen Elizabeth at the mid-point of her reign. The movie is exciting, romantic, thrilling...
Action hero inspires tyke's name

...wiser Indiana Jones (played again by Harrison Ford) against agents of the Soviet Union led by Spalko (played by Cate Blanchett). "We're planning on taking him. We want that to be his first movie," Sharee said. As to what others think...


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