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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 20th, 2014 6:30PM

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 Mar 5th, 2014 10:00AM

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 Mar 4th, 2014 4:30PM

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...

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

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Mar 3rd, 2014 4:30PM

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...

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

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Mar 2nd, 2014 11:57PM

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 Feb 24th, 2014 5:30PM

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 Jan 14th, 2014 9:00AM

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...

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

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Jan 7th, 2014 12:30PM

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...

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