Posts Tagged ‘film’

‘Transformers 4′ Holds on to Korean Box Office Lead

July 7, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Korean gambling drama 'The Divine Move' makes a smart play

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Toma Ikuta, Tadanobu Asano To Star in Japanese Revenge Thriller “Grasshopper”

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Stellar cast for adaptation of cult crime novel

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China and South Korea Sign Co-Production and Import Deal

July 7, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Deal reflects existing swell of cross-border Korean-Chinese film-making

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Watch: Sylvester Stallone, Nelly, Kyra Sedgwick in First ‘Reach Me’ Trailer

July 7, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The first trailer for writer-director John Herzfeld’s “Reach Me” hit the web this weekend, featuring a star-packed cast that includes Sylvester Stallone, Nelly, Kelsey Grammer, Kyra Sedgwick and more. Terry Crews, Thomas Jane, Kevin Connolly, Ryan Kwanten, Cary Elwes, Danny Trejo, Lauren Cohan, Tom Berenger and Danny Aiello also star in the drama that follows... Read more

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‘Transformers 4′ Tops Foreign Box Office Thanks to Huge China Weekend

July 6, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Transformers: Age of Extinction” dominated the international box office for the second week in a row, picking up $95.8 million in foreign markets, according to studio estimates. The giant robots sequel played better in China than it did in the United States, earning $50.9 million from the People’s Republic compared with $36.4 million stateside. Overall,... Read more

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Karlovy Vary Film Review: ‘All Yours’

July 6, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Generally under-represented in queer cinema, the "B" quadrant of LGBT culture gets some gentle, thoughtful attention in David Lambert's refreshingly polysexual romantic comedy "All Yours."

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New ‘Gone Girl’ Posters Reveal Clues Ahead of Trailer

July 6, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Twentieth Century Fox has unveiled four new posters for its upcoming “Gone Girl,” unveiling clues about the film’s mystery and teasing a new trailer. In the movie, based on Gillian Flynn’s best-selling novel of the same name, Ben Affleck plays Nick Dunne, the prime suspect in his wife’s mysterious disappearance on their fifth wedding anniversary.... Read more

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‘La Tirisia’: Tracing the Social Causes of Mexico’s Perpetual Sadness

July 6, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

It is no coincidence that when Brazil’s president Dirma Rousseff announced this week a 2014 $540 million federal financing package for film and TV in Brazil, one of the first measures she specified was coin for cultural projects in six out-of-way-states in Brazil’s, such as Acre in the Amazon, where indigenous villages will be put... Read more

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Paul Apted, Sound Editor on ‘Fault in Our Stars,’ Dies

July 6, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Paul Apted, a sound editor and son of director Michael Apted, died Friday of colon cancer in Los Angeles.  He was 47. Paul Apted was a native of Manchester, England. His recent credits include “The Fault in Our Stars,” “A Good Day to Die Hard,” “The Wolverine,” “Prisoners” and “The Book Thief. He worked with... Read more

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Mel Gibson on Hollywood, Independent Filmmaking, Sharks, Vikings and Gary Oldman

July 6, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic — Mel Gibson is at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival, where he received the Crystal Globe for outstanding artistic contribution to world cinema. He also went on stage before an open-air screening of “Mad Max,” attended by more than 3,000 screaming fans. (Watch his cell-phone video clip from the night,... Read more

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