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Filth is based on a novel by Irvine Welsh — who also wrote the profane, drug-fueled epic Trainspotting. James McAvoy plays Detective Sergeant Bruce Robertson — a bigoted junkie cop — with enough foul-mouthed sleaze to be thoroughly off-putting. Neil Davidson/Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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James McAvoy As A Creep? In 'Filth,' The Anti-Typecasting Works

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Seth MacFarlane, who wrote and directed A Million Ways to Die in the West, stars as Albert, a cowardly sheep farmer who inadvertently falls in love with the wife (Charlize Theron) of a dangerous outlaw (Liam Neeson). Universal Pictures hide caption

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Multiplexes Heat Up For Summer Blockbuster Season

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Professor Xavier and Magneto scheme to send Wolverine back to the Nixon-era past to avert a devastating war in X-Men: Days of Future Past. Alan Markfield/Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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Seeing The New 'X-Men'? Take Along A Teenager To Explain

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'The Immigrant': An Ellis Island Period Drama From James Gray

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'Foxcatcher' A Standout At Cannes Film Festival

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'Godzilla': A Fire-Breathing Behemoth Returns To The Big Screen

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