Category: News

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‘Life’ Starring Robert Pattinson and Dane DeHaan To Hit U.S. 12/4

(Los Angeles, CA, September 1, 2015) – Following a critically-praised premiere at the Berlin Film Festival, movie fans across the globe have been anxiously awaiting...

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Fox Searchlight Moves ‘A Bigger Splash’ to May 2016 – Adjust Your Oscar Predictions Accordingly

It’s another high-profile push back from Fox Searchlight Pictures.  After announcing a few weeks back that Jean-Marc Vallee’s “Demolition” would...

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FSLC announces An Evening with Athina Rachel Tsangari on Sept. 17

New York, NY (August 31, 2015) — The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today An Evening with Athina Rachel Tsangari on Thursday, September 17, including a...

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‘Dope’ Will Be Re-Released in Theaters This Labor Day Weekend!

On behalf of Open Road Films, we are pleased to share that Rotten Tomatoes’s Certified Fresh DOPE, is being RE-RELEASED and will be back in theaters everywhere...

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R.I.P. Wes Craven (1939-2015)

This is a tough one to swallow.  Horror master and icon Wes Craven, best known for helming iconic films such as “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and...

Steve Carell Replaces Bruce Willis in Woody Allen’s Next Film

A bit of controversy seemed to be brewing on Woody Allen‘s currently filming next project over the past few days. Shortly after production had begin, it was...

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Angelina Jolie Pitt’s ‘By the Sea’ with Brad Pitt to Open AFI Film Fest on November 5th

As Telluride, Venice, Toronto, and New York Film Festivals gear up to set the awards season ablaze, AFI has jumped into the mix with another high-profile Oscar contender...

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China, Croatia, Germany add strong contenders to Foreign Oscar race

At this stage in the Foreign Language Oscar race, it’s too early to make any confident predictions. But based on strength of the submissions thus far, we could...

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Spike Lee, Debbie Reynolds, and Gena Rowlands will Receive the Academy’s 2015 Governors Awards

Honorary Oscars are a fascinating thing to me. Basically, they’re often used as make up attempts by the Academy to right past wrongs, though sometimes...

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‘I’ll See You In My Dreams’ is the First Screener of the Oscar Season for Best Actress Hopeful Blythe Danner

This week, the Oscar season officially began as Brett Haley’s “I’ll See You In My Dreams” starring Best Actress hopeful Blythe Danner landed on...

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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ will have an IMAX monopoly for a month

I can’t say that this news is surprising at all, but it’s still interesting to me. When the much anticipated seventh episode in the Star Wars saga opens,...

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Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer are co-writing a screenplay

If you’re one of the folks out there who wish Jennifer Lawrence would branch out a bit more from David O. Russell directed Oscar bait (personally, I think...

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Sony Pictures Classics Picks Up ‘The Meddler’ with Susan Sarandon and Rose Byrne

NEW YORK (August 25, 2015) – Sony Pictures Classics announced today that they will theatrically release THE MEDDLER, starring Susan Sarandon, Rose Byrne and J.K....

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Academy Reveals 2015 Student Academy Award® Winners

LOS ANGELES, CA — The Academy has voted fifteen students as winners of the 42nd Student Academy Awards competition. The Academy received a record number of entries...

Jonathan Levine will direct Amy Schumer’s follow up to ‘Trainwreck’

As a huge fan of Trainwreck (it’s my favorite film of the year so far, in case you didn’t see my rave review here), I’m pretty keen to see what Amy...

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FSLC announces Special Events & Revivals lineup for NYFF53 including ‘Son of Saul’

Special Events include Film Comment Presents: Son of Saul; World Premiere of Paul Thomas Anderson’sJunun; 15th Anniversary screening of O Brother, Where Art...

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George Miller might direct ‘Man of Steel 2’

If ever there was a juice rumor to marinate on for the weekend, it’s this one. Apparently, not only is George Miller potentially staying with Warner Brothers for...

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MOON GIRL & DEVIL DINOSAUR #1 Brings You a Girl and Her Prehistoric Pal This November!

New York, NY—August 14th, 2015 — This November, experience a friendship 65 million years in the making and a Marvel team-up that has to be seen to be believed....

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FSLC announces Fall 2015 New Release Schedule including ‘The Assassin’ and ‘Goodnight Mommy’

The Film Society of Lincoln Center’s Fall 2015 new release schedule for September through the end of the year can be found below. Visit filmlinc.org for more...

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Cinema Slate opens Caetano Gotardo’s THE MOVING CREATURES on Sept 11 at New York’s Cinema Village

New York, NY – August 14, 2015 – Cinema Slate is proud to announce the New York theatrical release of Caetano Gotardo’s feature debut The Moving...

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Alex Ross Perry Retrospective Announced at MOMI (Aug. 22-25)

Museum of the Moving Image to screen the director’s four features, including his newest,Queen of Earth, with Perry and star Elisabeth Moss in person...

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Shakira Shakes Up ‘Zootopia’ at D23 Expo 2015

SHAKIRA SHAKES UP “ZOOTOPIA” – International superstar Shakira is lending her Grammy®-winning voice to Gazelle, the biggest pop star in Zootopia, D23 EXPO fans...

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‘Gigantic’ Takes Root at D23 Expo 2015

“GIGANTIC” TAKES ROOT – Things are looking up at Walt Disney Animation Studios – way up. “Gigantic,” Disney’s unique take on “Jack and the Beanstalk,”...

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Disney’s ‘Moana’ Rocks D23 Expo 2015

“MOANA” ROCKS D23 EXPO 2015 – Dwayne Johnson (“San Andreas,” “Furious 7,” HBO’s “Ballers”), who lends his voice to the mighty demi-god Maui in Walt...

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“RILEY’S FIRST DATE?” Makes Its World Premiere at D23 Expo 2015! – Will Be On ‘Inside Out’ Blu-Ray

“RILEY’S FIRST DATE?” MAKES ITS WORLD PREMIERE – Pixar Animation Studios heads back inside the mind with an all-new short. “Riley’s First Date?” made its...