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Stanley Kubrick & ‘2001’: The ‘Tremendous Problems’ of Innovation

Stanley Kubrick & ‘2001’: The ‘Tremendous Problems’ of Innovation »

27 Jul, 2016
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July 26 would have been the 88th birthday of Stanley Kubrick, one of Hollywood’s all-time greats. His output was slim — only 13

Boston Strangler Movie ‘Stranglehold’ in Works From Barry L. Levy

Boston Strangler Movie ‘Stranglehold’ in Works From Barry L. Levy »

27 Jul, 2016
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Barry L. Levy will direct “Stranglehold,” a movie about the Boston Strangler Task Force with Todd Garner and Sean Robins producing through their

Oprah Winfrey Joins Ava Duvernay’s ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Adaptation

Oprah Winfrey Joins Ava Duvernay’s ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Adaptation »

27 Jul, 2016
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Oprah Winfrey is in final negotiations to join the cast of Disney’s “A Wrinkle in Time” adaptation that Ava Duvernay is on board

Josh Gad: Why I’m Voting for Hillary Clinton Over Donald Trump

Josh Gad: Why I’m Voting for Hillary Clinton Over Donald Trump »

27 Jul, 2016
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Comedic actor Josh Gad—best known for playing the voice of Olaf in Disney’s “Frozen”—is among the Hollywood stars at this week’s Democratic National

Pierce Brosnan Joins Dave Bautista in Soccer Drama ‘Final Score’

Pierce Brosnan Joins Dave Bautista in Soccer Drama ‘Final Score’ »

27 Jul, 2016
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Pierce Brosnan has come on board Scott Mann’s soccer thriller “Final Score” opposite Dave Bautista, Alexandra Dinu and Julian Cheung.

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Akiva Goldsman Writing ‘Caves of Steel’ Movie for Fox

Akiva Goldsman Writing ‘Caves of Steel’ Movie for Fox »

27 Jul, 2016
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Fox has hired Akiva Goldsman to adapt its sci-fi mystery “The Caves of Steel,” based on the Isaac Asimov novel, Variety has learned

Warner Bros Sets Masami Takahashi as Japan President

Warner Bros Sets Masami Takahashi as Japan President »

27 Jul, 2016
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Warner Bros. has appointed Masami Takahashi as president of Warner Bros. Japan, which has operations that span local production and distribution as well

Venice Days Unveils Lineup With Accent on Women Directors

Venice Days Unveils Lineup With Accent on Women Directors »

26 Jul, 2016
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ROME — The Venice Film Festival’s independently run Venice Days section, modeled on the Cannes Directors’ Fortnight, has unveiled a lineup that emphasizes first-time

“Star Wars” Firm Guilty of Health Breaches over Harrison Ford Accident

“Star Wars” Firm Guilty of Health Breaches over Harrison Ford Accident »

26 Jul, 2016
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LONDON – A British production company owned by Disney pleaded guilty Tuesday to two health and safety violations on the set of “Star

Paramount, E.U. Pact Anti-Trust Cross-Border Deal for Europe

Paramount, E.U. Pact Anti-Trust Cross-Border Deal for Europe »

26 Jul, 2016
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MADRID — European anti-trust officials have accepted commitments by Paramount not to prevent consumers outside Britain from having access to its programming on

San Sebastian: ‘Ciel,’ ‘One Hundred and Fifty,’ ‘Porto’ New Directors

San Sebastian: ‘Ciel,’ ‘One Hundred and Fifty,’ ‘Porto’ New Directors »

26 Jul, 2016
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Peter Monsaert’s “Le Ciel Flamand,” Yu Liu’s “One Hundred and Fifty Years of Life” and Gabe Klinger’s “Porto,” featuring one of the last

Denzel Washington’s ‘Magnificent Seven’ to Open Toronto Film Festival

Denzel Washington’s ‘Magnificent Seven’ to Open Toronto Film Festival »

26 Jul, 2016
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The Toronto International Film Festival sounded the opening bell of Oscar season on Tuesday, unveiling a list of high profile films that will

Panama Papers: Netflix, John Wells Making Movie on Scandal »

26 Jul, 2016
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Netflix is developing a movie about the Panama Papers scandal with John Wells and Claire Rudnick Polstein producing.

The streaming giant has

Fantasy Studios Unveils Refurbished Fantasy Film Center

Fantasy Studios Unveils Refurbished Fantasy Film Center »

26 Jul, 2016
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Fantasy Studios today will unveil its refurbished 1,820-foot Fantasy Film Center in the Bay Area, used for sound mixing.

Formerly the Saul

‘Nerve’ Review: Emma Roberts, Dave Franco in an Internet Age Thriller

‘Nerve’ Review: Emma Roberts, Dave Franco in an Internet Age Thriller »

26 Jul, 2016
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In “Nerve,” a dark-heart-of-the-Internet thriller made with a glib pop-up glow, Vee (Emma Roberts), a high school senior in Staten Island who’s the

Box Office Decline: Can Studios, Theaters Win Audiences Back?

Box Office Decline: Can Studios, Theaters Win Audiences Back? »

26 Jul, 2016
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From “Jaws” to “Jurassic Park,” few directors can rival Steven Spielberg in the blockbuster arena. But even Spielberg’s magic touch couldn’t save “The

‘Laid in America’ Starring KSI, Caspar Lee Gets Release Dates

‘Laid in America’ Starring KSI, Caspar Lee Gets Release Dates »

26 Jul, 2016
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“Laid In America,” a ribald buddy comedy toplined by digital stars KSI and Caspar Lee, will be released Sept. 26 in the U.K. and the

Mandy Moore’s Shark Tale ’47 Meters Down’ Bought From Weinsteins

Mandy Moore’s Shark Tale ’47 Meters Down’ Bought From Weinsteins »

26 Jul, 2016
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Entertainment Studios has bought North American rights to Mandy Moore’s survival adventure “47 Meters Down” from the Bob and Harvey Weinsteins’ Dimension Films.

Nicole Scherzinger, Jemaine Clement, Alan Tudyk Join ‘Moana’ Cast

Nicole Scherzinger, Jemaine Clement, Alan Tudyk Join ‘Moana’ Cast »

26 Jul, 2016
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Nicole Scherzinger, Jemaine Clement, Alan Tudyk, Rachel House and Temuera Morrison have joined the voice cast of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Moana.”

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Fox Sets Africa Distribution Deal with Les Films 26

Fox Sets Africa Distribution Deal with Les Films 26 »

26 Jul, 2016
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20th Century Fox has entered into a distribution deal for its film slate with Les Films 26 in 21 countries in French-speaking North

Japan Box Office: ‘One Piece’ Wins Weekend, Dethrones ‘Dory’

Japan Box Office: ‘One Piece’ Wins Weekend, Dethrones ‘Dory’ »

26 Jul, 2016
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“One Piece Film: Gold,” the thirteenth entry in the popular anime series about the adventures of the rubber-bodied Monkey D. Luffy and his

Marni Nixon Tribute: Ghostwriter Remembers Her Collaborations

Marni Nixon Tribute: Ghostwriter Remembers Her Collaborations »

26 Jul, 2016
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“You are the writer, but I am the author!”

When famed ghost-singer Marni Nixon said those words to me, her ghostwriter, I

Vision Films Allies with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Vision Films Allies with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment »

26 Jul, 2016
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Family movie specialist Vision Films has signed a distribution deal with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment for its new releases in the United States

Korean Producers Halt Boycott of Busan Festival

Korean Producers Halt Boycott of Busan Festival »

26 Jul, 2016
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Korean film makers today said that they will call off their boycott of the Busan International Film Festival.

The decision means that the

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Creatives Reflect on Disney Tale 25 Years Later

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Creatives Reflect on Disney Tale 25 Years Later »

26 Jul, 2016
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One of Disney’s classic films, “Beauty of the Beast,” waltzed the floor of Comic-Con this past weekend, where the “tale as old as

‘Jason Bourne’ Review: Matt Damon Makes Unforgettable Return

‘Jason Bourne’ Review: Matt Damon Makes Unforgettable Return »

26 Jul, 2016
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Call it a rebirth: Matt Damon is back as Jason Bourne in the franchise’s tough, “this time it’s personal” fifth installment, titled, simply

AMC Raises Carmike Offer to $1.2 Billion

AMC Raises Carmike Offer to $1.2 Billion »

25 Jul, 2016
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With a deal to acquire Carmike Cinemas hanging in the balance, AMC Theatres has increased its offer for the exhibition chain.

The

INXS Lead Singer Michael Hutchence: Documentary Movie in the Works

INXS Lead Singer Michael Hutchence: Documentary Movie in the Works »

25 Jul, 2016
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Universal Music Group and Passion Pictures, which won an Oscar for documentary “Searching for Sugar Man,” are teaming to produce a documentary feature

Democratic Convention: Shailene Woodley Supports Bernie Sanders

Democratic Convention: Shailene Woodley Supports Bernie Sanders »

25 Jul, 2016
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PHILADELPHIA — The Convention-eve resignation of Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz Sunday evening emphasized that this week’s party conclave in Philadelphia

Where Should the ‘Star Trek’ Series Go From Here?

Where Should the ‘Star Trek’ Series Go From Here? »

25 Jul, 2016
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Pop-culture recycling doesn’t get much knottier than this. In 2009, J.J. Abrams directed “Star Trek,” a reboot of a popular movie franchise spun