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The last purist? Director Drake Doremus defies the wisdom
The last purist? Director Drake Doremus defies the wisdom

Director Drake Doremus had a clear career path ahead of him when his romantic drama "Like Crazy" swept several big awards at Sundance in 2011. With the most buzzed-about movie at the festival in years and an acquisition deal worth millions of dollars from the unlikely Sundance player Paramount, Doremus was suddenly the rare indie director with the overnight clout to walk on to a big studio film. He went another way instead. After watching one studio romantic-comedy script after another cross his desk, he chose to eschew the conventional wisdom, and the advice of some of his reps, and return to the indie world. In fact, he decided to plunge deeper into it.= "Maybe...

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