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Dan Cox, Nick Viall, Marquel Martin, Kiptyn Locke , Robert Graham - IHeartRadio Music Festival 2015 held at MGM Grand Garden Arena - Day 1 - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Friday 18th September 2015

Dan Cox, Nick Viall, Marquel Martin, Kiptyn Locke and Robert Graham

Robert Graham - iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party held at Caesars Palace Pool inside Caesars Palace Hotel & Casino at Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Saturday 30th May 2015

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Zack Kalter, Becca Tilley and Robert Graham - iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party at Caesars Palace Resort & Casino at Caesars Palace Resort & Casino, Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Saturday 30th May 2015

Zack Kalter, Becca Tilley and Robert Graham
Zack Kalter, Becca Tilley and Robert Graham

Zack Kalter, Drew Kenney and Robert Graham - KIIS FM's Jingle Ball At Staples Center - Los Angeles, California, United States - Friday 6th December 2013

Zack Kalter, Drew Kenney and Robert Graham
Zack Kalter, Drew Kenney and Robert Graham
Zack Kalter, Drew Kenney and Robert Graham

Robert Graham, Kypton Locke, Zack Kalter and Amy Sugarman - KIIS FM Pre-Teen Choice Awards Gifting Suite At the W Hotel Los Angeles - Hollywood, California, United States - Saturday 10th August 2013

Robert Graham, Kypton Locke, Zack Kalter and Amy Sugarman
Robert Graham, Kypton Locke and Zack Kalter
Robert Graham and Zack Kalter
Robert Graham, Kypton Locke, Zack Kalter and Amy Sugarman
Robert Graham, Kypton Locke and Zack Kalter
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Ivans Xtc. Review


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Writer-director Bernard Rose's tense and pensive, Tolstoy-inspired, digital-noir dark showbiz farce "ivans xtc." is a potent, surprising piece of seat-of-the-pants cinema -- and not just because it actually makes you feel sympathy for a slimy Hollywood agent.

Set in the most furtive, cutthroat corners of the film industry, the movie opens by creating an atmosphere of contagious kinetic, vitalizing anxiety with a nerve-pinching score and metaphorical, dream-like images of a smoggy, hazy Los Angeles sunrise that has an ironic, asphyxiating urban beauty. The odd serenity of these sights is further offset by muffled sounds of hard breathing and the distant voices of emergency room doctors.

After this title sequence establishes the film's disquieting mood, the story begins with a bombshell that leaves its industry-archetype characters stunned -- but not so stunned that they won't immediately begin jockeying to take advantage. Powerful young talent agent Ivan Beckman (Danny Huston) died last night, quite suddenly of cancer -- or so the story goes. Within 60 seconds of getting the news, the other talent wranglers in his firm are gossiping about drugs. "What did he do," ask one rival who is repressing a savage, smug smile. "Freebase his face off?"

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