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Cannes Film Festival: 'Maps to the Stars' skewers Hollywood
Cannes Film Festival: 'Maps to the Stars' skewers Hollywood

CANNES, France — Shortly after his new Hollywood black comedy "Maps to the Stars" premiered at the Cannes Film Festival, David Cronenberg had an eye-opening conversation. A Hollywood executive told him that he couldn't get some of the film's scenes — which include a washed-up actress secretly celebrating a tragedy because it will allow her to land a part as well as a child star verbally abusing his representatives — out of his head. "He said, 'I've been having nightmares about your movie,'" Cronenberg recalled in an interview Tuesday. "He told me he went to [Southern France's uber-posh hotel] Du Cap, and...

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