Posts Tagged ‘film’

Cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki Talks Digital, from ‘Ali’ to ‘The Revenant’

December 25, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

He could be in line to win a third-straight Oscar.

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2 Executives Missing at China’s Imagi Animation Firm

December 22, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

A cautionary tale: From Christmas trees to cartoons and kidnapping.

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Film Review: ‘Mojin: The Lost Legend’

December 22, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Diving into the bowels of the earth to fight zombies and explore a lost Khitan kingdom, the 3D tomb-raiding blockbuster "Mojin: The Lost Legend" barrels forth with enough robust action and technical moxie to make audiences overlook its formulaic plotting and rote characterizations.

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Japan Box Office: ‘Yo-Kai Watch’ Beats ‘Star Wars’ Ticket Sales

December 21, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Japanese animation, “Yo-Kai Watch the Movie 2: King Enma and the 5 Stories, Nyan!,” opened bigger than “Star Wars” in admissions terms

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Lee Byung-hun Leads Star Trio in ‘Master’

December 18, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Three of Korea’s biggest screen stars, Lee Byung-hun, Gang Dong-won, and Kim Woo-bin, will make a collective onscreen comeback in “Master.”

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Guild of Music Supervisors Announce Noms for Sixth Awards Ceremony

December 17, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

For its sixth annual awards ceremony, the Guild of Music Supervisors focused on the soundtracks of several music-driven films and TV shows, including the features “Pitch Perfect 2” and “Straight Outta Compton,” the documentaries “Amy,” “Janis: Little Girl Blue” and “Cobain: Montage of Heck”; the drama series “Empire” and “Nashville”; the TV movie “Bessie”; and the reality series “American Idol” and “The Voice.”

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Box Office: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Racks Up $14.1 Million Overseas

December 17, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” blasted off to $14.1 million at the international box office on Wednesday, setting the stage for one of the biggest openings in movie history. The seventh film in the space opera saga debuted in 12 international markets, including France, Italy, Sweden, and Norway. More to come…

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Editor Michael Kahn on ‘Bridge of Spies’ and Four Decades of Steven Spielberg Magic

December 9, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The three-time Oscar winner is still going strong at 85 years old.

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Sales Climb For CJ Entertainment’s ‘Himalayas’

December 8, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Korea’s CJ Entertainment locks distribution deals in 63 territories for upcoming action drama “The Himalayas.”

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CineAsia: IMAX To Surpass 500 Theaters in China As CGV Adds 25 Screens

December 8, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

South Korea’s CJ-CGV has ordered an additional 25 IMAX giant screens which it will locate in its Chinese theater circuit.

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