Posts Tagged ‘film’

Film Review: ‘JeruZalem’

January 21, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Shot in Jerusalem's Old City, this largely English-language genre offering makes clever and unsettling use of a POV gimmick—most of the action is seen from the vantage point of a character's Google Glass–like eyewear—until the second half falls back on apocalypse- and zombie-movie conventions about as ancient as the scenery.

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‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ Release Date Pushed Back

January 20, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Star Wars” fans will have to wait a little longer for “Episode VIII,” with Disney moving the release date from May 26, 2017, to Dec. 15, 2017. More to come…

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‘Carol’ Sweeps Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Awards

January 19, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Todd Haynes' drama took five prizes, including film of the year and LGBTQ film of the year.

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Film Review: ‘Kung Fu Panda 3’

January 16, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Emotionally, dramatically and perhaps most of all visually (it’s worth seeing in 3D), this delightful trilogy capper is almost as generously proportioned as its cuddly warrior hero.

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Film Review: ‘Band of Robbers’

January 16, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Sibling filmmakers Adam and Aaron Nee ("The Last Romantic") offer an appealing mashup of quirky whimsy, caper-comedy suspense and wink-wink literary allusions in “Band of Robbers.”

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Entertainment One Closes London-Based Film Sales Company

January 13, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

LONDON — The London-based film sales arm of the U.K.-Canadian film and TV company Entertainment One, formerly known as Entertainment One Films Intl., has been shuttered, according to sources. More to follow.

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Disney Ensures That China Is Awake to ‘Star Wars’ Phenomenon

January 8, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

China is the last territory in the world to open the franchise. Disney is doing everything to ensure that its score will be huge.

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Bollywood Forecast to Grow 11% Annually, Report

January 6, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Bollywood, the Hindi-language part of the Indian film industry, is forecast to grow by 11% annually until the 2017 financial year.

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Dick Cook Studios, China’s CITIC Guoan to Present U.S.-China Film Summit

January 5, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Dick Cook Studios and Chinese state owned enterprise CITIC Guoan are to present a China-U.S. Motion Picture Summit, in March.

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For Your Consideration: 7 Fringe Oscar Contenders That Deserve a Nomination

January 2, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

They might not have a prayer but they deserve a boost...

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