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    G-S-T Review…Zero Dark Thirty

    Editor’s Note: The following review was originally written back in December by our guest contributing editor, Mark Walters of BigFanBoy.com and is topped off with some final thoughts from our own Grady May. As 2012 drew to a close, there were several films trickling out in the final months which studios hope will be fresh in everyone’s minds come Oscar voting time. One of the more talked-about contenders is director Kathryn Bigelow’s factually based Zero Dark Thirty, about the hunt and eventual discovery of Osama Bin Laden. Bigelow already took home Oscar gold for her work on another military film, The Hurt Locker, and has re-teamed with screenwriter Mark Boal on…

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    The Hollywood Reporter’s Roundtable Series: Writers

    The Hollywood Reporter‘s hour long roundtable series never fails to assemble a diverse group of talented filmmakers. These sessions allow the featured parties time to talk about their craft and share experiences/stories with one another in addition to answering a wide range of questions. The result is one fascinating discussion after another. Last week we featured their Directors session and equally enjoyable is this roundtable with a very eclectic mix of writers. Sometimes the creative individuals who pen the stories we love get overlooked but this video let’s them get their say and it’s really worth the time spent. The line up this year includes journalist and Oscar-winning screenwriter Mark Boal (Zero Dark Thirty), Judd Apatow (This…