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The Weinstein Company Has Acquired the Rights to Wong Kar Wai’s ‘The Grandmaster’

It always bodes well for a filmmaker when The Weinstein Company (TWC) purchases the rights to your film. Today, TWC announced they have acquired the rights to distribute...

Ugh: James Dean Would Have Been 82 This Week

The title of this post is depressing enough. I had considered doing my Circuit 3 post on James Dean this week, but the irony is he only made three films before his...

Wrapping up the 2013 Sundance Film Festival!

I had wanted to make sure that I got this look at the festival to you all first before leaving, but it didn’t quite turn out that way. In the past week or so you...

Oscar Circuit: Film Editing

And the nominees are: Argo – William Goldenberg Life of Pi – Tim Squyres Lincoln – Michael Kahn Silver Linings Playbook – Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers Zero...

Circuit 3: Jack Lemmon

John Uhler “Jack” Lemmon III was born on February 8th, 1925 in Newton, Massachusetts. Long before becoming one of Hollywood’s most beloved icons, he was an active...

Sony Classics Sets a Release Date for ‘Before Midnight’ and More

Richard Linklater’s Before Midnight was acquired by Sony Classics out of the Sundance Film Festival, and now it seems the distribution company has set a May 24th...

A Slew of Names Announced to Make “Special Appearances” at the Oscars®

I’m not exactly sure what this means. Unlike every other announcement so far, AMPAS has unveiled today that Charlize Theron, Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt...