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'12 Years a Slave' Mannequin Stirs Up Controversy at UK Grocery Store (PHOTO)

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Katie Roberts on May 20, 2014

A U.K. store landed itself in hot water recently after it promoted the DVD and Blu-ray release of "12 Years a Slave" with a mannequin mimicking protagonist Solomon Northup. The Independent reports ...

New York Times Corrects 161-Year-Old '12 Years a Slave' Error

Posted by
Katie Roberts on March 5, 2014

Fox Searchlight Apparently, all it takes to correct a 161-year-old spelling error is a Best Picture Oscar win. After Steve McQueen's film "12 Years a Slave" took home the big prize at the Academy...

New DVD Blu-ray: '12 Years a Slave,' 'Catching Fire,' 'An American Tail'

Posted by
Jenni Miller on March 4, 2014

Fox Searchlight Moviefone's Top DVD of the Week "12 Years a Slave" What's It About? Based on the memoir by Solomon Northup, "12 Years a Slave" stars Chiwetel Ejiofor as a free man who was kidnappe...

Are John Ridley and Steve McQueen in a '12 Years a Slave' Feud?

Posted by
Katie Roberts on March 3, 2014

Are the director and writer of newly-minted Best Picture winner "12 Years a Slave" feuding? According to one Hollywood insider, yes, and that feud resulted in some rather chilly behavior from the pa...

Oscars 2014: Best Picture Goes to '12 Years a Slave'

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on March 2, 2014

This year, there were nine movies up for Best Picture: "The Wolf of Wall Street," "Nebraska," "Captain Phillips," "American Hustle," "Dallas Buyers Club," "Gravity," "Her," "12 Years a Slave," and ...

'12 Years a Slave' Will Be Sent to High Schools This Fall

Posted by
Katie Roberts on February 24, 2014

Fox Searchlight Students studying the history of American slavery will have a new tool at their disposal this coming school year: 2013 Best Picture nominee "12 Years a Slave," which, along with its ...

Armond White Expelled From NYFCC for Heckling Director Steve McQueen

Posted by
Katie Roberts on January 14, 2014

Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images Armond White was expelled from the New York Film Critics Circle Monday following a vote of the group's membership. The notoriously contrarian critic, currently the ed...

'12 Years a Slave' Director Steve McQueen Heckled During Awards Ceremony

Posted by
Jenni Miller on January 7, 2014

Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images Things get heated during awards season, but an event at the awards ceremony for the New York Film Critics Circle last night takes the cake. CityArts film critic Armon...

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