Annapurna Pictures Launches Full Service Marketing and Distribution Operation, Untitled Kathryn Bigelow Detroit Riot Film Will Be First Release

Kathryn Bigelow’s UNTITLED DETROIT PROJECT will be the company’s inaugural release, hitting theaters nationwide on August 4, 2017 Los Angeles, CA (January 20, 2017) – Annapurna Pictures is launching its long planned, full-service distribution and marketing operation with Kathryn Bigelow’s UNTITLED DETROIT PROJECT, it was announced today.  Marc Weinstock, who recently joined the company as […]

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Film Review: ‘My Father Die’ Sacrifices Taste For Style

Sean Brosnan’s merciless “My Father Die” plunges audiences into the deepest, darkest denizens of Southern swamp life. Following a visually enthralling prologue wherein childhood tragedy is witnessed via black-and-white filtering, the film devolves into gruesome revenge porn. Back in the spring of last year, SXSW attendees reported their wild enthusiasm following Brosnan’s debut. However, once the […]

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Guild of Music Supervisors Awards Nominations – ‘La La Land,’ Justin Timberlake Pop Up

The Guild of Music Supervisors announced its nominees this morning. “La La Land,” “Sing Street” and Justin Timberlake and his film “Trolls” popped up several times on the film side. Per Billboard, “The awards recognize outstanding music supervisors in 14 categories, representing movies, television, games and trailers.” The seventh annual awards will be held Feb. […]

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Artios Awards Winners – Love for ‘La La Land,’ ‘Moonlight,’ ‘Manchester’ and More

The Casting Society of America held its annual Artios Awards Thursday night. The awards celebrate the best in casting in film, TV and theater. Oscar frontrunners “La La Land,” “Moonlight” and “Manchester by the Sea” all took home an award. Other potential Oscar players “Hidden Figures” and “Hell or High Water” also received some love. […]

Weekend Openings: McDonald’s and ‘Split’ Personalities

This weekend, an interesting mix of 2016 award hopefuls and 2017 crowd-pleasers flood the marketplace. From a look at the origin of McDonald’s to the latest M. Night Shyamalan joint,  there’s something for just about everyone. In addition, there’s also the nationwide expansion of awards hopeful “20th Century Women.” With that small tease in mind, let’s […]

Amazon Studios Greenlights Comedic Apocalyptic Limited Series ‘Good Omens’

Read the Press Release: SEATTLE—January 19, 2017—(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon Studios today announced it has greenlit Good Omens, an hour-long limited comedy series based on Neil Gaiman’s (American Gods) and Terry Pratchett’s (Colour of Magic) acclaimed novel of the same name. Set to debut in 2018 on Prime Video, Good Omens is a six part series that […]

WATCH: New Trailer for ‘Wilson’ With Woody Harrelson, Premiering at the Sundance Film Festival

A new trailer has dropped for Craig Johnson’s upcoming “Wilson” starring Academy Award nominees Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern. The film will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, which begins later this week. Distributed by Fox Searchlight, the film’s script has been praised by some that have managed to get their hands on it. Could […]

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WATCH: ‘The Discovery’ Trailer With Robert Redford, Rooney Mara and Jason Segel

The first trailer for Charlie McDowell‘s “The Discovery” was just released ahead of its Sundance premiere. The film stars Robert Redford, Jason Segel and Rooney Mara. Netflix will release the film March 31, 2017. It will also be receiving a limited 2017 theatrical release. “The Discovery” is a sci-fi film set two years after the discovery that an afterlife […]

Awards Circuit Announces Two Special ACCA Honors Chosen By Selected Jury

Director Pablo Larraín wins the Johnny Alba Innovation Award. Sound Engineer Kevin O’Connell named 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient. NEW YORK (January 17, 2017) – The Awards Circuit Community Award Jury announced today its winners of the first Johnny Alba Innovation Award and 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award. The Johnny Alba Innovation Award, named for the founder of […]