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Riz Ahmed to receive highest honor at British Independent Film Awards

Oscar nominated actor Riz Ahmed will be presented with the Richard Harris Award which is awarded to an actor or actress who has “contributed significantly to British films throughout their career”. The sound of metal and The night of The actor was a regular at the British Independent Film Awards (BIFA), winning a total of […]

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Anna Ben, Jayasurya and more receive 51st Kerala State Film Awards

Thiruvananthapuram: The 51st Kerala State Flm Awards were presented on Monday in a ceremony here at the Nishagandhi auditorium. CM Pinarayi Vijayan presented 48 awards, including those for Best Actors Jayasurya and Anna Ben, and Director Sidhartha Siva and Jeo Baby, Director for Best Picture. The Minister of Cultural Affairs, Saji Cherian, presided over the […]

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‘Red Notice’ takes first place in Netflix’s movie rankings for week 3

“Red Notice” may not have been highly regarded by movie critics, but Netflix subscribers apparently can’t get enough of the action comedy or its top-tier cast, notably Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot. The Rawson Marshall Thurber feature was, for the third week in a row, topping Netflix’s weekly global streaming lists for English […]

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List of 2021 Gotham Awards winners: all categories for independent cinema awards

The Gotham Awards were presented on November 29 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. So who won these annual independent film kudos from the Gotham Film and Media Institute, posted on YouTube and Facebook? Scroll down for the full list of winners across all categories. Netflix’s “The Lost Daughter” and “Passing” were the […]

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“Revolution of Our Times”, “The Falls” win the Golden Horse Film Awards

“The Falls,” Taiwan’s Oscar nominee and timely drama about the trauma of midlife at home, became the unsurprising winner of the Golden Horse Film Awards in Taipei on Saturday. And, in a bold move that has the potential to enrage authorities in mainland China, the award for Best Feature Documentary went to “Revolution of Our […]

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Youn Yuh-Jung receives standing ovation from 42nd Blue Dragon Film Awards after Oscar win

Youn Yuh-Jung carried the South Korean flag internationally and won several accolades from different organizations. Throughout his five decades of career, Youn Yuh-Jung has already won over several award-winning organizations around the world. Most recently, she won the Best Supporting Actress at the Oscars for her role in Minari. She even delivered her praiseworthy words […]

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Review and summary of the movie Encanto (2021)

“Encanto” follows the “daughter of no apparent gift” Mirabel, who does her best to fit into a family so extraordinary that her judgment Abuela Alma (María Cecilia Botero) only offers disappointment at every turn. For Mirabel, it’s hard to stand out when her mother, Julieta (Angie Cepeda), can heal wounds with her cooking – specifically, […]

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Review and summary of the movie True Story (2021)

The typically likable Hart attempts a change of pace here as Kid, a stand-up high in Philly (like Hart) who returns to his hometown for a show and reunites with his troublesome brother Carlton (Wesley Snipes, so always the thing there. more interesting about this show which is almost worth watching on your own). Carlton […]

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Review and summary of the movie King Richard (2021)

As Richard cannot reproduce by osmosis, “King Richard” reminds us that the Williams sisters had a mother, Brandy, played by the ever-welcome Aunjanue Ellis. Ellis is somewhat trapped in the role of “supportive spouse who puts up with a bunch of bullshit but has her own dreams,” but she has two knockout scenes that reinforce […]

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Bruised movie review and movie summary (2021)

It’s hard to call “Bruised” a passionate project. Typically, when an actor chooses material for his directorial debut, it revolves around a personal topic: it could be a childhood memory or a training book. With “Bruised”, a project initially attached to Nick Cassavetes, you never see what Berry finds fascinating in MMA. We certainly never […]