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TIFF 2014: Kristen Wiig, Ansel Egort and Adam Sandler get webby
TIFF 2014: Kristen Wiig, Ansel Egort and Adam Sandler get webby

Studies in social media seemed to be an early theme at the Toronto International Film Festival -- at least for me. Early one morning, I caught director Jason Reitman's bad mood about Facebooking and texting in “Men, Women & Children.” The sprawling cast includes rising star Ansel Egort from “The Fault in Our Stars” and the struggling Adam Sandler. For my money, serious is a better look on Sandler than the D-level comedies he churns out -- “Blended” with Drew Barrymore being the latest. But this is Reitman’s party. The film is a dark piece about human disconnection in the Internet age, but it doesn’t hold together as well as you would...

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