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Bennett Miller's 'Foxcatcher' stirs excitement at Cannes
Bennett Miller's 'Foxcatcher' stirs excitement at Cannes

"Foxcatcher," Bennett Miller's tale of wrestling and murder, premiered Monday night at the Cannes Film Festival to the kind of rapturous response that rarely strikes at this gathering of the discerning and the jaded. Now what? Miller's fact-based story has established itself as an early player in the fall awards season, hoping to follow in the footsteps of 2007's "No Country for Old Men" and 2011's "The Artist," which each turned May buzz into best picture Oscars. Its premiere brought loud applause in the screening rooms of this Riviera town and gushy adjectives in print; writing in Variety, Justin Chang called it a "great,...

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