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“The Imitation Game” is an awards contender with pedigree to spare: star power in Benedict Cumberbatch, a prestige-loving distributor in The Weinstein Company and a staggering box office performance in limited release. But moviegoers and certain media outlets are raising concerns over the hushed bedroom politics around the film's subject, gay mathematician Alan Turing. “He's never seen with any male love interest,” longtime entertainment journalist Wayman Wong wrote TheWrap in an email and commented on Entertainment Weekly's website.

‘Imitation Game’ Cracks Code with Year's 2nd-Best Limited Opening Awards hopeful “The Imitation Game” exploded at the specialty box office this weekend, averaging $120,000 in four theaters. That's the second-best limited opening of the year, behind only “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” which averaged more than $202,000 in its four-theater debut in March. The Morten Tyldum-directed drama, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley, took in $480,000 from four locations in New York and Los Angeles for the Weinstein Company. Also read: 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Fattens Up with $82 Million Thanksgiving Box Office “Imitation Ga

The Imitation Game – Cumberbatch Faces Down A Fascist Armageddon By Chris Maltby The Imitation Game, in its original definition, is a party game. A man and a woman go into separate rooms and then guests attempt to tell them apart by asking a series of questions, and both the man and woman send out a series of answers with the specific intention of convincing the participants that one is actually the other.

TheWrap Screening Series: ‘Imitation Game’ Filmmakers on Casting Benedict Cumberbatch and Going Indie (Video) When audiences see “The Imitation Game” starring Benedict Cumberbatch as British mathematician Alan Turing, it will be a very different film than the one originally imagined. “We kinda had this lost year at Warner Bros.,” screenwriter Graham Moore recalled after TheWrap‘s Awards Season Screening Series presentation of the film at The Landmark Theater in Los Angeles on Thursday.

‘The Imitation Game’ Trailer: Reaching New Heights Directed by Morten Tyldum (Headhunters) and starring Benedict Cumberbatch as pioneering and unjustly prosecuted computer scientist Alan Turing, The Imitation Game has been squarely established as a key player in this year’s awards race. That means it can be easy to talk about Cumberbatch’s Oscar chances rather than the film itself. But set aside questions about awards for now.

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The Imitation Game Opens The London Film Festival Benedict Cumberbatch and company kick things off in styleThe stars came out and the heavens opened for the opening night of the 58th BFI London Film Festival. Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley and the cast and crew of the opening film, Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game, walked a sodden red carpet in Leicester Square for the European premiere of the movie.Clare Stewart, director of the LFF, is now in her third year managing both the festival and the expectations that people have of the event.

'Imitation Game' International Trailer with Benedict Cumberbatch Norwegian director Morten Tyldum makes his English language debut with the historical biopic The Imitation Game, which has just released a new international trailer.Based on the real life story of Alan Turing (played by Benedict Cumberbatch), who is credited with cracking the German Enigma code, The Imitation Game portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team at Britain's top-secret code-breaking centre, Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II.Turing went on to assist with the development of computers at the University of Manchester after th


Watch: Benedict Cumberbatch & Keira Knightley Crack Nazi Code in 'The Imitation Game' Trailer – Based on a true story, "The Imitation Game" follows the trials and tribulations of Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch), a genius British mathematician tasked with decoding Nazi German algorithms during WWII, aptly titled the Enigma code. In addition to going toe-to-toe with the Nazis, Turing runs into further trouble with commanding officers when forced to hide his then-illicit homosexuality. 47 weeks 4 days ago via theothersenhman
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