'Saw IV' opens; Coppola debuts pic

“Saw IV” thesp Scott Patterson is in need of some medical attention as he poses with a faux nurse at the pic’s Los Angeles premiere on Oct. 23.

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Francis Ford Coppola, with Sofia Coppola, debuts his pics “Youth Without Youth” at the Rome Film Fest on Oct. 20.

The following day, Reese Witherspoon was in town for the “Redition” premiere.

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Actor Kiichi Nakai joined “Babel” thesp Rinko Kikuchi and costume designer Emi Wada to celebrate the launch of Variety Japan last week in Tokyo’s Omotesando Hills districk.

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Queen Rania of Jordan and Taylor Hackford talk at CAA’s Foreign Policy Roundtable on Oct. 23, where the queen was on hand to discuss human rights issues with Arianna Huffington.

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Frances Fisher and Gerard Butler chat during the Enviormental Media Awards at the Ebell Center of Los Angeles on Oct. 24.

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Jeffrey Katzenberg and “Bee Movie” co-helmer Steve Hickner were among speakers at MOCA’s Animation Future Art” symposium hosted by Variety.

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Thesp Patton Oswalt and producer-helmer John Lasseter make a funny point at the “Ratatouille” DVD launch party at Social Hollywood on Tuesday.

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Jamie Lee Curtis at L.A.’s Dream Halloween benefit for the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation.

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James L. Brooks and Matt Groening at Tuesday’s “The Simpsons” vidgame launch party at Universal City’s Hard Rock Cafe.

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