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    Interview: Chiwetel Ejiofor Discusses His Journey to the Director’s Chair with ‘The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind’

    Six years after his Oscar-nominated performance in “12 Years a Slave,” Chiwetel Ejiofor makes his directorial debut with “The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind.” Based on the memoir by William Kamkwamba, it is the story of 12-year-old William’s (Maxwell Simba) quest to save his village from famine. In rural Malawi, William sets out to construct […] More

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    WATCH: New Poster and TV Spot for Live Action Adaptation of ‘The Lion King’

    The new adaptation of “The Lion King” is preparing to roar its way to theaters. And to stir up excitement, Disney aired a new TV spot during the Academy Awards last night. The commercial might be similar to the teaser released on Thanksgiving, but that won’t stop Disney fans from being hyped with anticipation. The […] More

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    WATCH: Walt Disney’s Live Action Version of ‘The Lion King’ Drops Teaser and Poster for Thanksgiving

    Walt Disney Pictures gave a Thanksgiving treat as they dropped the first teaser and poster for the live-action version of “The Lion King” from director Jon Faverau. Based on the 1994 animated classic, “The Lion King” journeys to the African savanna where a future king must overcome betrayal and tragedy to assume his rightful place […] More

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    Netflix Acquires the Chiwetel Ejiofor Directorial Debut ‘The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind’

    Netflix continues to pick up independent films from around the world. The streaming service has made a strong push to acquire this content, especially with the impending departure of Disney films and television. At the same time, Netflix has begun to acquire awards season players in the world of film. “Roma” leads the pack, but films […] More

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    Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, Donald Glover and More to Star in Jon Favreau’s ‘The Lion King’ Remake

    The lions of the African savanna are back to reclaim their kingdom. The official, full cast of Jon Favreau’s live-action “The Lion King” has just been released, confirming previous rumors that music icon Beyoncé Knowles-Carter will star as friend-turned-love Nala alongside Donald Glover (“Atlanta”) as future king Simba. Knowles-Carter confirmed her role in a Facebook post alongside […] More

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    ‘Mary Magdalene’ Moves to 2018, ‘The Current War’ Now Set for November

    The Weinstein Company has announced they will move “Mary Magdalene” to the spring of 2018, according to IndieWire. The film from Garth Davis finished principal photography several months ago, but will now be released March 30, 2018. This move, therefore, coincides with the Easter holiday. Davis also directed last year’s Best Picture nominee “Lion” for […] More

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    Patrick Dempsey Joins ‘Love Actually’ Reunion Sequel ‘Red Nose Day Actually’ Special

    NBC Universal announced that Patrick Dempsey will be sharing the screen with Laura Linney for the highly anticipated Red Nose Day special, “Red Nose Day Actually.” The special is a short film sequel to the wildly popular 2003 Christmas movie “Love Actually.” Written and directed by Richard Curtis, the original film starred Liam Neeson, Colin […] More

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    Film Review: ‘Doctor Strange’ Is Marvel’s Most Hypnotic Adventure Yet

    The hits just keep on coming for Marvel Studios. The folks that can seemingly do no wrong have again taken a lower-tier superhero and spun gold. This time, it’s “Doctor Strange,” the latest edition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This is a trippy, psychedelic, and really fun introduction to the world of magic within Marvel’s realms. […] More

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    Chiwetel Ejiofor to play Peter in “Mary Magdalene”

    The tale of Jesus and his disciples has always been fascinating for Hollywood. In movies Jesus has been the star of major hits and cult classics alike. Whether he was the star of the box office sensation “The Passion of the Christ” or singing melodies in “Jesus Christ Superstar” as a film character, the messiah […] More

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