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Movie Review: ‘Una’ Starring Ben Mendelsohn and Rooney Mara

Director Andrews has made an impressive film debut with this taught, crisp work.

Interview: Director Benedict Andrews on His New Film, ‘Una’

"He really goes up there and puts everything on the line." - Director Benedict Andrews on Ben Mendelsohn

Watch: Conversations with Rooney Mara of ‘Carol’

Mara talks about the challenges of playing a young woman having an affair with an older woman in the 1950s.

Screenplay: ‘Carol’

Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara) spots the beautiful, elegant Carol (Cate Blanchett) perusing the doll displays in a 1950s Manhattan department store.

Rooney Mara on Her Difficult Auditions and Playing Cate Blanchett’s Lover in ‘Carol’

"I thought, ‘If I don’t get a job soon, I’m just going to go back to New York.’” - Rooney Mara on her first years in LA

Rooney Mara on Reviews: “At the end of the day, I am so much more critical of myself than anyone else could be”

Few would think that Rooney Mara, whose acting career has launched into the stratosphere after appearing in The Social Network and starring as the titular character in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (which she received an Oscar nomination for), would still care about what reviewers thought of her performances.

How did Rooney Mara get the part of Lisbeth Salander in ‘The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’

In a recent and very extensive interview with Vogue Magazine, Rooney Mara and The Social Network director David Fincher shared how the actress landed the role of Lisbeth Salander in one of the most anticipated movies of the year, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.