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    Tribeca Film Festival To Present Select Programming Online During Original Dates

    The Tribeca Film Festival has today announced via press release that select programming originally intended for the cancelled event will be available online during the originally scheduled festival dates April 15-April 26. The 19th edition of the festival was cancelled in March in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic which has caused mass disruptions around […] More

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    STX Films Secures Distribution on Scott Cooper’s ‘A Head Full of Ghosts’ Starring Margaret Qualley

    STX Films is in closing negotiations to secure Scott Cooper’s “A Head Full of Ghosts,” a psychological thriller and adaptation of Paul Tremblay’s novel. The film is set to star Margaret Qualley (“Novitiate,” “Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood”). More casting is still underway. According to Deadline, the film is described to follow a young woman […] More


    Emmy Circuit: Mothers Dominate a Strong Supporting Actress in a Limited Series Field

    Welcome to the 2019 Emmy Circuit series. We are now in the Emmy post-nomination phase, where we watch all the nominated Emmy episodes and predict their chances of winning. The Creative Arts Emmy winners will be revealed Saturday, Sept. 14, while the Primetime Emmy Awards airs on FOX Sunday, Sept. 22. Tune in week after […] More

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    Quentin Tarantino Finds His Charles Manson for ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’

    The Quentin Tarantino film set in 1969 has finally cast one of its key pieces. While the Summer of ’69 is well regarded in pop culture as an era of sex, it was also one of extreme violence. Perhaps nothing showed this more than the Helter Skelter slayings committed by the Manson Family. This culminated in the […] More

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    Best of 2017: If I Had an Oscar Ballot

    As the Best of 2017 series gears up with “unconventional citations,” thought pieces from the filmmakers and actors themselves, and about a dozen other things to celebrate the year, I present to you MY PERSONAL Oscar ballot. Always trying to be a champion of diversity and inclusion, I’m proud in many aspects of this list, […] More

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    Best of 2017: The Unconventional Categories Part 2

    Continuing the Unconventional Citations of 2017, where I remember the little things that hopefully cinephiles talk about around the cooler, lunch table, or the “safe haven” of a message board or chat. Go to the gallery below and check out the citations, along with nominees in select categories. The winners of those will be announced […] More

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    Middleburg Film Review: ‘Novitiate’ Is Deeply Moving Showcasing a Vibrant Female Ensemble

    2017 MIDDLEBURG FILM FESTIVAL: Ambitious and thematically striking, Margaret Betts makes her feature writing and directing debut with the marvelously absorbing “Novitiate.” Flaunting an all-star cast of impeccable actresses, Betts intrigues the viewer to surrender to the film’s intoxicating tale of obedience and self-discovery. It’s one of the year’s most vivid dramas. “Novitiate” is set […] More

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    CHECK OUT: New Poster for ‘Novitiate’ from Sony Pictures Classics

    Sony Pictures Classics unveiled a new poster for its upcoming film, “Novitiate.” The film, which is set in the 1960s, follows the journey of a young, aspiring nun as she questions her faith and commitment to the church. “Novitiate” stars Margaret Qualley (“The Leftovers”) as the young woman at the center of the story. She will […] More

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    WATCH: Sony Pictures Classics Releases Official Trailer for ‘Novitiate’

    Sony Pictures Classics released the official trailer for its upcoming film, “Novitiate.” “Novitiate” is the story of Cathleen, a teenager being raised by a non-religious single mother. When Cathleen receives a scholarship to Catholic school, she finds herself caught up in the beauty of her new religious life. She decides to enter the convent as […] More