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Movie Review: The Forgiven – SLUG Magazine

The ForgivenDirector: John Michael McDonagh House of Un-American Activities Productions and Brookstreet PicturesIn theaters 07.01 It has been more than 25 years since Ralph Fiennes went on an Oscar hunt in the desert with The English Patientand It was inevitable that Fiennes would return one day, in search of gold. The Forgiventhe new film from […]

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Paddington 2 Star told his director the movie wasn’t going to work

Paddington 2 Star Hugh Bonneville recently revealed that he told the film’s director, Paul King, the film wasn’t going to work. Bonneville recalled expressing doubts about the prospects for the beloved family film in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter. “[Paddington 2] It was really hard work and most of the time it felt like […]

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Controversial Tom Cruise action movie leaves Netflix

By James Brizuela | 17 seconds ago Tom Cruise is currently enjoying the most successful movie of his career. Top: Gun Maverick kills the competition and surpassed $1 billion at the worldwide box office. However, long before anyone thought of the sequel to one of the cheesiest movies of the 1980s, Cruise was in a […]

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Movie review site Metacritic’s ranking of the highest-grossing blockbuster films

1. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, $1.146 billion The final version of The Lord of the Rings trilogy was the only one to break the billion dollar barrier. Known for its flawless action sequences, Peter Jackson’s The Return of the King won 11 Oscars, including Best Picture, which was one […]

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A look back at Kinji Fukasaku’s brutal film and its impact

Released in 2003, battle royale has become a still underrated cultural icon. It helped, indirectly, launch an entire video game genre while providing the backbone of what made the mega-franchise, The hunger Gamesif successful, although the author might disagree. Originally a director’s passion project Kinji FukasakuKenta Fukasaku’s son, battle royale delves deep into its memories […]

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Karel Och • Artistic Director, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

“Establishing contact with viewers is not about pleasing them at all costs, but rather connecting with their perception” 06/21/2022 – The big boss of the largest Czech film gathering talks about the evolution of the festival, new initiatives, national cinema and the reception of Ukrainian films (© Film Servis Festival Karlovy Vary) Like the 56e […]

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The fourth Kimolos International Film Festival hands out its awards

06/21/2022 – This year’s edition of the gathering ended after eight days of screenings on the picturesque Greek island The winners and the jury during the closing ceremony The Kimolos International Film Festival closed its fourth edition (June 13-20) with an awards ceremony. For eight days, the festival succeeded in bringing special cinematic experiences to […]

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Civil rights document explores ongoing issues

The documentary “Lowndes County and the Road to Black Power,” which traces efforts to organize disenfranchised black voters in rural Alabama in 1965 following the marches from Selma to Montgomery, today has a enormous resonance. Many of the thorny topics that have made headlines over the past two years — voter suppression, voter fraud, police […]

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Modern Love and Honor at the Tribeca Film Festival

printable versionEmail the page to a friendPDF version NEW YORK – After the Tribeca Film Festival 2022 AWARD WINNERS were named on June 16, the festival begins its final weekend, which is the last opportunity to take advantage ofTRIBECAatHOME to view the festival selections. The 2022 Tribeca Festival, presented by Crypto Platform OKXbrings together diverse […]

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Tribeca Film Festival documentary review: ‘Halftime’ is Jennifer Lopez

Lopez’s journey to the 2020 Super Bowl In an interesting move, Jennifer Lopez joins Beyoncé and Demi Lovado as the famous subject of her own documentary. half time recounts Lopez on her journey to fame and mega-stardom. Director Amanda Micheli cuts video flashbacks with the key event Lopez is preparing for, the 2020 Super Bowl […]

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Icelandic documentary Band Of Men and Monsters is an intimate gem

About fifteen years ago, after working on the story of Disney’s animated film “Mulan” and co-directing “Lilo & Stitch” but before embarking on the trilogy “How to Train Your Dragon” , Canadian filmmaker Dean DeBlois has made a detour from animation to documentary film. His 2007 documentary “Heima” followed Icelandic band Sigur Rós as they […]

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Squid Game director’s 18-rated KO Club project will be a brutal satire of age conflict

[Photo by Lee Chung-woo] ‘Killing Old People Club (KO Club)’ could be a more uncomfortably brutal dystopian movie screen version of ‘Squid Game’ to underline the extreme collective rage of modernity, says director of Netflix’s most-watched drama as he explained his adult movie project in 18 (19 in Korea). “Modern times have become fluid and […]

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Oscar Isaac’s hit movie, now airing on HBO – The UBJ – United Business Journal

It’s a new month, which means new content will be appearing on all streaming services for the foreseeable future, and HBO Max recently added a movie that should be on the radar of many Marvel and Star Wars fans, primarily because it doesn’t feature anyone other than Oscar Isaac as Moon Knight/Poe Dameron. The Card […]

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Hong Kong Protest Film stokes fears of arrest but director defies

The maker of a documentary about pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong on Friday defended his film as a “historic” record after the city’s police chief advised people not to watch it, citing what he described as possible legal risks. Fears of falling foul of a national security law imposed on the city by Beijing in […]

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Film review: “A violin on the roof” – The genesis of a great filmed musical

By Tim Jackson by Daniel Raim The Fiddler’s Journey to the Big Screen is a terrific documentary about the creation of the titular film. The Fiddler’s Journey to the Big Screen, directed by Daniel Raim. Screening at Coolidge Corner Theater A scene from the film version of fiddler on the roof. The best stories of […]

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Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein faces UK indecent assault charges

Former Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein will face two charges of indecent assault on a woman in the UK. The 70-year-old will be charged over the alleged assault in London in 1996 The Crown Prosecution Service said on Wednesday it had authorized the Metropolitan Police to charge Weinstein following a review of evidence gathered by […]

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Movie Review: Hustle – SLUG Magazine

HustleDirector: Jeremiah Zagar Happy Madison ProductionsIn theaters: 06.03Broadcast on Netflix: 06.08 The partnership between Netflix and Adam Sandler was responsible for more crap production than Metamucil, though it undeniably got a high viewership. With basketball comedy-drama Hustlethe team ultimately pulled off a slam dunk in terms of cinematic quality. Hustle is the story of Stanley […]

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Trans Movie ‘Framing Agnes’ Heads To Kino Lorber

“Framing Agnes,” a narrative-documentary hybrid feature that explores trans life and history, has sold North American distribution rights to Kino Lorber. Directed by Chase Joynt, the film closely and accurately depicts the journey of trans people past and present through recreations of transcripts from a remarkable 1960s UCLA gender study. a short film by Joynt […]

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How McDonald’s Derailed Tim Burton’s Third Batman Movie

Tim Burton’s 1992 take on the Dark Knight was a bit too dark for Golden Arches. Despite both films being rated PG-13, parents balked at the sexuality, foul language, and graphic violence of the 1992 “kill-happy” sequel (via Common Sense Media). As parents fretted over the film’s themes, tethered toys also came under public scrutiny. […]

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Phil Tippett’s Stop-Motion ‘Mad God’ Is Coming to US Theaters

Shudder and IFC Midnight announced that crazy godSFX Legen’s Stop-Motion Horror Film Phil Tippetwill receive theatrical release in the United States starting June 10. The theatrical release precedes the film’s streaming debut on June 16, with a nationwide rollout on June 17. crazy god is a surreal stop-motion horror film filmed over a period of […]

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Spackman Media Group Artist Son Suk-ku’s Film THE ROUNDUP Achieves Highest Korean Box Office Record Since FROZEN 2 | Taiwan News

THE OVERVIEWa sequel to the 2017 box office hit THE OUTLAWS with Spackman Media Group artist Son Suk-ku, sets a new record as the highest box office of over 3.5 million viewers in the first Korean box office release weekend since FROZEN 2 Headlined by Spackman Media Group artist Son Suk-ku, THE OVERVIEW maintained its […]

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Spackman Media Group artist Son Suk-ku’s film THE ROUNDUP opens the top spot at the Korean box office as the highest record for a Korean film since the Covid-19 outbreak | Taiwan News

THE OVERVIEWa sequel to the 2017 box office hit THE OUTLAWS with Spackman Media Group artist Son Suk-ku opens the top spot at the Korean box office, beating Marvel Studio DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS THE OVERVIEW recorded a total of 467,600 ticket admissions across 2,226 screens with a total revenue share of […]

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Spackman Media Group artist Son Suk-ku’s film THE ROUNDUP posts highest ticket booking record for a Korean film in past three years

THE OVERVIEWa sequel to the 2017 box office hit THE OUTLAWS headlined by Spackman Media Group artist Son Suk-ku continues to top Korea’s domestic box office ticket bookings THE OVERVIEW achieved the highest ticket booking record for a Korean film in the past three years since PARASITE (2019) and the 4and highest opening day booking […]

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Spackman Media Group Artist Son Suk-Ku’s Upcoming Film THE ROUNDUP Dominates Korean Box Office Ticket Bookings at 62% | Taiwan News

THE OVERVIEWa sequel to the 2017 box office hit THE OUTLAWS with Spackman Media Group Artist Son Suk-ku Ranks No. 1 in Domestic Box Office Ticket Bookings in Korea THE OVERVIEW has been pre-sold in 132 countries around the world, including Singapore, China, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia and France, as well as parts of North America […]

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Blonde: Will a shocking new film break the myth of Marilyn Monroe? | Film

Nearly 60 years after her death, attempts by the entertainment industry to resurrect Marilyn Monroe continue apace. Earlier this week, Andy Warhol’s 1964 screen-printed portrait of the actor sold at auction for $195 million, the highest sum ever paid for a 20th-century work of art. The week before, Kim Kardashian showed up at the Met […]

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The PG-13 rating no longer makes sense

Because “mature themes” and ideas of what American parents would find “appropriate” are both completely subjective, evaluators can use the wiggle room to impose their own beliefs on everyone. Depictions of female sexuality, homosexuality, and any deviation from gender norms are subject to much stricter scrutiny than depictions of pure romance focused on male desire. […]

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Quirky French sex comedy reveals complex character study

Anaïs (Anaïs Demoustier, “Le temps du loup”), the charming and frustrating heroine of Charline Bourgeois-Tacquet’s first film, “Anaïsamour”, is still on the run. Hair in the wind, summer dress whipping in the wind, sandals flapping on the Parisian pavement, Anaïs would be the first to admit that she is chronically late. But his constant running […]

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‘Klondike’ and ‘Know Your Place’ win Seattle International Film Fest

The Seattle International Film Festival closed its 48th edition on Sunday by announcing its highest honors, handing out awards at a ceremony at the Hyatt Regency hotel in downtown Seattle. “Klondike”, a film about a family living on the tumultuous border of Russia and Ukraine in 2014, received the grand jury prize in the official […]

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Is Jojo Rabbit really Taika Waititi’s most hated movie?

Taika Waititi JoJo Rabbit was well received by critics and audiences, but three years after its release, the satirical war drama has encountered some backlash on social media. The film’s subject matter, which pokes fun at one of history’s darkest figures, Adolf Hitler, involves sensitive topics and so understandably won’t appeal to everyone. Recently, however, […]

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The Living Room Cinema: The Liphook Cinema with a cafe selling pizza and cocktails confirms opening date

The official opening date for a new cinema in an East Hampshire village has been revealed. Delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic, The Living Room Cinema in Liphook is set to open this week. A unique venue, the cinema will screen a range of the latest blockbusters as well as off the beaten path films […]

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Barbie movie: What we know about the movie Margot Robbie and Greta Gerwig

The call list for Hollywood’s Barbie movie is longer than the Mattel icon’s resume. Ever since news broke that Margot Robbie would be producing and starring in the upcoming movie, fans have been wondering what a live-action version of the Princess of Malibu’s world would look like. In 2019, at the premiere of “Once Upon […]

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Father Stu Movie Review and Movie Synopsis (2022)

There is a scene in the film where Stu, a student but not yet ordained, visits a prison as part of his training, along with a fellow seminarian who is in the film purely for contrast. While Stu is brash, confident, and direct, yet open-minded, the other seminarian is studious, restrained, and, when it comes […]

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Supporting Women in Film: Filmocracy Women’s Film Festival

Filmocracy organized an event to support funding for more women’s film festivals. We talk about its importance with the Filmocracy festival streaming platform. For anyone new to the film industry, getting started on the festival circuit is important. This is how you stand out among a sea of ​​content. This is where you will meet […]

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Ambulance Movie Review and Movie Synopsis (2022)

Cam’s hostage experience – she’s the EMT in Danny and Will’s stolen ambulance, if you haven’t assembled it yet – will reignite her passion for saving lives? Who’s to say? What can be said is that once the ambulance embarks on a “Speed” type chase through the streets of oddly traffic-free Los Angeles, the stakes […]

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A deaf actor battles the system in a well-meaning showbiz comedy

While the awards campaign for “CODA” and its eventual Oscars brought substantial visibility to Deaf artists and accessibility issues (such as the need for closed captioning and American Sign Language interpretation in the media ), it remains uncertain whether this moment will provide a meaningful breakthrough for an area often overlooked in ongoing conversations about […]

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Film Academy not obligated to consider member proposals – The Hollywood Reporter

Michael Shamberg, the Oscar-nominated producer of Erin Brockovitch, Contagion and Django Unchainedlost its bid to force the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to vote on its proposal to overhaul the organization’s social media approach. Los Angeles Judge H. Jay Ford III found on Tuesday that the Academy interpreted its rules correctly when its […]

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Judge sides with Film Academy against Michael Shamberg in statutes lawsuit

A Los Angeles judge has ruled against ‘Erin Brockovich’ producer Michael Shamberg after he sued the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, claiming the Oscar organization violated its statutes by not allowing the member vote on its draft social media review. strategy. In a Tuesday ruling obtained by TheWrap, Los Angeles County Superior […]

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The New York Film Critics Circle Awards Ceremony is scheduled for Wednesday, January 4, 2023 – Deadline

The New York Film Critics Circle will hold its annual gala dinner on Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at TAO Downtown. Jordan Hoffman will serve as NYFCC’s 2022 chairman and Stephen Garrett will continue as group chief executive. “Man plans and God laughs, as the old saying goes, but I am confident that our 2023 ceremony […]

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Oscars lacked representation, true appreciation of film – The Rocky Mountain Collegian

People walk the red carpet at the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue during the 81st Academy Awards on February 22, 2009. (Photo courtesy of BDS2006 via Wikimedia Commons) Brendan Henry, college columnistApril 4, 2022 Editor’s note: All content in the opinion section reflects the views of the individual author only and does not […]

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Netflix Backs Down From Will Smith’s Post-Oscar Slap Incident, Marketing & Advertising News, ET BrandEquity

Will Smith, right, punches presenter Chris Rock onstage while presenting the award for Best Documentary Feature at the Oscars on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. (AP Photo) Actor Will Smith’s film “Fast and Loose” has been suspended by Netflix after he slapped comedian Chris Rock at the 2022 Oscars […]

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Sun Valley Film Festival Awards: ‘Linoleum’, ‘We Feed People’ win

Hot on the heels of a successful in-person event that hosted stars like Woody Harrelson, Amy Poehler, Liev Schreiber and “Dopesick” creator Danny Strong, the 2022 Sun Valley Film Festival, which ran from March 30 to April 3, announced its jury winners of the film prize. Best Narrative Feature went to “Linoleum,” directed by Colin […]

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The least talked about/planned moments of the 2022 Oscars

There is nothing more to say about the Sunday slap heard around the world. It’s been dissected by every media imaginable all week. The Academy could secretly thank Will Smith for distracting the majority of the audience from what was another poorly produced and ill-timed awards show. At nearly 3 hours and 38 minutes, several […]

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Palm Springs International Film Festival and Awards Gala Deadline

Deadline Even though we’re apparently never going to stop talking about this Oscar season of the year, others are already putting plans in place to next Oscar season of the year. The Palm Springs International Film Society has announced that the 34and The Palm Springs International Film Festival returns Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023 through Monday, […]

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Movie review and summary of the movie Morbius (2022)

But the film’s overreliance on digital effects isn’t terribly surprising in a modern superhero movie. Neither is Smith’s likable villain. Nor, for that matter, Leto’s bland hero, whose most distinctive aspect is the demanding physical transformation the actor underwent for the role. No, the one really surprising and, therefore, most disappointing thing about “Morbius” is […]

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Movie producer defends ideas in AMPAS motion to dismiss lawsuit

SANTA MONICA, CA – A film producer has responded to a motion from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences seeking the dismissal of his lawsuit alleging the organization should have voted on amendments to the bylaws he has offered to boost Oscars viewership, saying his recommendations are vital to the future of the […]

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The Oscars Were Better When Only Movie Geeks Cared

I woke up today to everyone talking about the Oscars, which you would think would be a dream come true. I’m a huge fan of awards shows (and awards season in general), and nothing quite compares to the Oscars. It remains the world’s most revered awards show – please don’t bring up the viewership numbers […]

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Oscars 2022: Welsh film Affairs of the Art cut from live broadcast

A Welsh presenter who has been nominated for an Oscar has said her fellow nominees were “very upset” and felt “marginalised” by the decision to cut their categories from the live broadcast of the ceremony. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which organizes the awards, removed eight categories from the main broadcast of […]

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Movie review and summary of The Lost City (2022)

Loretta Sage (Sandra Bullock) is an exhausted novelist whose grief over the loss of her husband threatens to derail her career. His disdain for his books is matched only by his dislike of their cover model, Alan (Channing Tatum), a seemingly dark beef who pleases his readers at signing events. After an event promoting her […]

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Why our movie critic won’t be watching the Oscars this year

When Sidney Poitier died in January, a clip from the 2002 Oscars went viral. The touching moment saw Denzel Washington raise his Best Actor statuette in tribute to Poitier, who had received a lifetime achievement Oscar earlier in the ceremony. He said: “40 years since I pursued Sidney. They finally gave it to me, and […]

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Pats on the back for everyone | Cinema | Fold | The Weekly Source

Jhere’s one reason why Oscar ratings have been steadily declining for the past few years. Much of this is because critics and audiences rarely agree on what constitutes a great movie. Simply pick any movie on Rotten Tomatoes and compare the critics’ score with the audience’s score to see how much they differ. I don’t […]

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British romance offers sexy visuals and a confusing plot

“Mothering Sunday,” director Eva Husson’s film of Graham Swift’s novel, begins with the words “Once upon a time,” which are repeated by heroine Jane Fairchild (Odessa Young, “Shirley”) as we see her face open near-up. She finally starts furiously rubbing something with a rag, which lets us know she’s a servant, and a title lets […]

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2022 SXSW Film Festival Winners – Full List – Deadline

UPDATE, 12:23 p.m.: The South by Southwest Conference and Festivals today announced the People’s Choice Award winners for the 29th SXSW Film Festival, featuring the comedy Patton Oswalt I love my fatherthe FX comedy series Atlantamusical documentary from Sony Pictures Classics The Return of Tanya Tucker – With Brandi Carlile and the AMC drama series […]

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Oscars 2022: After a dispute over the snub of live streaming, American film editors write to the Academy

The Academy’s honors have sparked a debate ahead of the highly anticipated Oscars, which will be held next Sunday, over its plans to limit the awards to eight categories via a pre-recorded section. Tom Fleischman, an Oscar-winning sound engineer, previously resigned from the Academy following the decision. The action of the Academy of Motion Picture […]

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2022 Producers Guild Awards Winners List – ‘CODA’ Wins Best Picture – Deadline

CODA was the surprise winner of the Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Motion Picture Producer at the 33rd Annual Producers Guild Awards, held at the Fairmont Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles tonight. How the ‘CODA’ Family Delivered the Year’s Most Significant Best Picture Nominee “It’s incredible,” CODA said producer Philippe Rousselet, accepting the […]

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Windfall Movie Review and Movie Synopsis (2022)

A man (Jason Segel) who will never be named – and neither will the other two main characters – wanders around a cute vacation home in the desert. He drinks orange juice, throwing the glass away on the property when he’s finished. He sits and enjoys the fresh air. He begins to get a bit […]

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Umma Movie Review and Movie Synopsis (2022)

Set in a stretch of American farmland that literally seems to be in the middle of nowhere, the film stars Sandra Oh as Amanda, a first-generation Korean-American woman who lives with her homeschooled teenage daughter. Chrissy (Fivel Stewart) and supports the two of them by raising bees and selling organic honey to online trend setters […]

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The Outfit Movie Review and Movie Synopsis (2022)

Indeed, Moore and his co-writer Johnathan McClain do wonders with the storyline of “The Outfit” through a plot that gradually thickens and rarely shows its seams. It’s a labyrinthine puzzle of a movie, quickly inviting audiences into an involved round of Cluedo set in an intimate, smoky Chicago outfitter dressing its wealthy clientele in the […]

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Takeshi Kitano will receive a lifetime award – The Hollywood Reporter

The pioneering Far East Film Festival in Italy will honor Japanese actor, director, comedian, TV presenter and yakuza film legend Takeshi Kitano with its Golden Mulberry Award, a lifetime achievement honor that recognizes outstanding contributions to popular cinema. The 75-year-old artist, also known by his stage name ‘Beat Takeshi’, will travel to the festival, held […]

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Full list of winners – The Hollywood Reporter

Continuing her streak of triumphant awards, Jane Campion was recognized as Best Director for a Western Drama The power of the dog at the Dorian Film Awards on Thursday, hosted by GALECA, the Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics. The project also won the coveted Best Picture award in the category that included Japanese drama. drive […]

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TikTok becomes the official partner of the Cannes Film Festival

TikTok has become the official partner of the Cannes Film Festival, a new partnership that promises to connect the cultural event to the billion users of the digital platform worldwide. While it banned red carpet selfies several years ago, Cannes is seeking to attract global attention and will provide TikTok users with exclusive behind-the-scenes content, […]

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“An Cailín Ciúin” and “Kin” big winners at the Irish Film & TV Awards

Irish language drama by Colm Bairéad An Cailín Ciúin (The quiet girl) was the film’s overall winner at last night’s Irish Film and Television Academy Awards with eight wins. Scroll down for the full list of winners. Director Colm Bairéad’s directorial debut won Best Picture, Best Director and Lead Actress for Catherine Clinch in addition […]

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Winners of the BAFTA Film Awards 2022

(Photo by Chiabella James/Warner Bros. Entertainment) As the 2022 EE British Academy Film Awards ceremony approaches, Denis Villeneuve Dunes led all nominations with 11, including Best Picture, and it won five trophies in categories below the line, including Original Score, Cinematography and Production Design. by Kenneth Branagh Belfast entered the evening with six nominations and […]

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‘Róise And Frank’ Wins Audience Award – Deadline

The Santa Barbara Film Festival unveiled the winners of its 37th edition on Saturday morning, awarding its Audience Award to the Irish-language film Roise and Frank. This year’s festival jury winners include Jon-Sesrie Goff’s After Sherman as Best Documentary, and Shawkat Amin Korki’s The exam (Ezmûn) winning the Jeffrey C. Barbakow Award for Best International […]

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Steven Spielberg Joins List of Filmmakers Protesting Oscars Changes – Film Stories

The Oscars are facing more backlash for the decision to omit eight awards from its live show – and Steven Spielberg is adding his voice. Last year’s Oscars telecast had the lowest viewership score in the ceremony’s history, sparking fresh fears for the future of the awards as a mainstream cultural event. In an effort […]

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Oscars Live Show Changes Wrath Nominees and the Film Industry

The film academy’s announcement on Tuesday that it will move the presentation of eight awards from the next Oscars telecast drew a chorus of criticism, revealing friction within the organization as it struggles to save the most Hollywood’s big night of the existential threat of declining ratings. According to the academy’s plan, which was revealed […]

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Eight awards won’t be broadcast live at the Oscars – Film Stories

In the latest move to resurrect viewership numbers, several pre-filmed awards will be mounted in the Oscars live stream. Last year’s Oscars telecast had the lowest ever audience score in the ceremony’s history, sparking fresh fears for the future of the awards as a mainstream cultural event. As such, The Hollywood Reporter revealed that the […]

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Every Best Animated Film Nominated For The 2022 Oscars, Ranked According To IMDb

The 94th Academy Awards, or Oscars, for the best movies of 2021 will be held in Hollywood on March 27, and there’s a huge selection of films nominated for Best Animated Feature. RELATED: The Best Animated Movie Every Year Of The 2000s, According To Letterboxd It’s clear that Disney is the dominant studio in the […]

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Winners of the DGA Student Film Awards 2022

The Directors Guild of America announced the winners of the 2021 DGA Student Film Awards for African American, Asian, Latino and female directors on Wednesday. USC students won four of the awards in total, followed by AFI and UCLA students with two wins each. The awards spotlight diverse student filmmakers from film schools and universities […]

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2020 National Film Awards winners announced

‘Gor’, ‘Bishwoshundori’ emerge as top winners Arts and Entertainment Office Tue 15 Feb 2022 18:47 Last updated on: Wed 16 Feb 2022 00:21 Collage: Sheikh Mehedi Morshed “> Collage: Sheikh Mehedi Morshed The Ministry of Information today announced the winners of the National Film Awards 2020. The awards recognize artists’ contribution to Bangladeshi films. The […]

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Movie Review and Movie Summary Uncharted (2022)

Nathan Drake (Tom Holland) was conceived as a throwback to Indiana Jones and the serial adventure films that inspired him. He should be a soft-spoken treasure hunter, someone who exists in a slightly gray moral zone where stealing priceless artifacts is justified because no one else can truly appreciate them like Drake. Holland has the […]

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This Year’s Oscars Will Herald a “Most Popular Movie” After All

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is bringing the Oscars back to the people, in a way. The organization appears to have settled on temporary middle ground in its quest to make the Oscars more appealing to casual moviegoers, amid steadily declining ratings for the broadcast and this year’s crop of nominees. , […]

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Inventing Anna movie review and summary ()

The first is still in development. The latter is plagued with great performance and devoid of writing to match. If “Inventing Anna” has any relevance, it’s because of the quality of its casting. Julia Garner is incredibly perfect as Anna Delvey. If you closed your eyes, you might just think the real Anna was talking. […]

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A brutally effective thriller examines the trafficking of Indigenous women

Crimes against Indigenous peoples, especially Indigenous women, rarely get mainstream attention, a cruel reality that “Catch the Fair One” is painfully aware of. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Josef Kubota Wladyka (“Manos Sucias”) and his collaborator and star Kali Reis, herself a biracial Indigenous woman, “Catch the Fair One” is highly personal and intensely intentional in […]

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Quentin Dupieux’s Last Film in Berlin – The Hollywood Reporter

Unveiling another high-concept, low-fiction cult comedy that could only emerge from a brain as deranged as his, Quentin Dupieux Incredible but true (Incredible but true) is a canon-worthy addition that gets weirder and weirder with each movie, taking the director so far into left field that he’s practically built another stadium now. Indeed, with nine […]

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Oscars 2022: Best international feature film predictions

Popular Danish animated documentary “Flee” and Japanese three-hour Best Picture nominee “Drive My Car” are favorites. The Academy’s International Feature Film Prize Committee has nothing to do with selecting foreign language submissions from more than 90 countries around the world. It is up to each country to determine which film has the best chance of […]

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Jennifer Lopez should have left this script at the altar

Not too long ago, megastar Jennifer Lopez stunned skeptics and enthusiasts alike with her turn on “Hustlers” as Ramona, a stripper with a lucrative underground operation. Well-deserved Oscar talk followed, and though the Academy ultimately denied recognition, Lopez walked away with a few critics’ awards and a renewed reputation as a multi-faceted performer. With such […]

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2022 Best Picture Oscar Nominees – Movie Reviews – Deadline

Beginning with our critical coverage through the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, through Cannes in July, Venice and Telluride in late summer, and finally through to the end-of-season holiday releases that have Qualifying just under the gun for Oscar eligibility, Deadline has been at the forefront of opinion for this year’s 10 eventual nominees for the […]

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‘Like in Heaven’, ‘Compartment No. 6’ wins 2022 Gothenburg Film Festival – The Hollywood Reporter

Like in paradiseTea Lindeburg’s Swedish coming-of-age tale won the Dragon Award for Best Nordic Film at the 2022 Gothenburg International Film Festival. Lindeburg’s feature debut, an adaptation of Marie Bregendahl’s novel of the same name, follows ambitious 14-year-old Lisa (Flora Ofelia Hofmann Lindahl) as she comes to terms with the brutal realities of life for […]

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Roland Emmerich’s Silly Space Saga is a one-star four-star movie

Roland Emmerich’s “Moonfall” sounds a lot like a Super Bowl ad that’s gone out of control. It costs way too much money, it takes way too long, and the premise is so weird that you end up having no idea what it was even trying to sell you. But it was probably Teslas. In the […]

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Beatlemania is back: Rooftop concert film ‘Get Back’ sells out IMax on Sunday, returns next month

Homepage Movies Beatlemania is back: Rooftop concert film ‘Get Back’ sells IMax on… It’s still 1970. On Sunday, Beatles Get Back: The Rooftop Concert by Peter Jackson brought back Beatlemania. The shows sold out, grossing $391,000 from 67 IMAX screens, $5,840 per screen. And it was a Sunday exclusive. It was also on top of […]

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Netflix: the first Arab film sparks controversy

CAIRO — A Lebanese father tells his teenage daughter she is free to choose whether or not to have sex with her boyfriend despite his reservations. An Egyptian woman discreetly removes her lacy black underwear from under her clothes before going out to dinner, and it’s not her husband she’s trying to seduce. And in […]

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Full List of 2022 Sundance Film Festival Winners

The Sundance Virtual Film Festival ended with a virtual awards show – no host this year, just a series of statements and videos spread over two hours via Twitter. It was an oddly anti-climactic way to wrap up a low-key festival, even if it gave the winners a chance to prepare polite and inclusive acceptance […]

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West Side Story (1961) Eye for Film Film Review

“He always does surprising things.” A tale already borrowed, West Side Story is almost the 50th version of Romeo and Juliet to be shot. If that constitutes a spoiler, then so be it, the joy of this release and many releases is not the direction of travel but how it gets there. With the advantage […]

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Alliance of Women Film Journalists Award: “Power of the Dog” Sweeps

The Alliance of Women Film Journalists has announced the winners of the 2021 AWFJ EDA for its 15th season. This year’s most nominated film, ‘The Power of the Dog’, took home the awards with wins in 11 of 25 categories, including Best Picture, Best Director for Jane Campion, Supporting Actress for Kirsten Dunst and the […]

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The BAFTAs won’t present any special honors at the 2022 Film Awards – The Hollywood Reporter

The British Academy’s long-standing annual tradition of awarding honorary gongs for lifetime achievement at the BAFTA Film Awards ceremony will not take place this year. Following a review of the special awards process which was launched in 2021 following the Noel Clarke scandal, BAFTA said that non-competitive awards – including the BAFTA scholarship (an honor […]

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International drama series LA BREA returns to cinemas in Victoria, pumping $118 million into the economy

Filming for the new season is expected to create 390 Australian cast and crew and use the services of around 800 local companies. The Morrison Government’s $540m location incentive kicks off 2022 with a big boost for the Australian economy, with the latest investment of over $16m bringing La Brea back in Australia for its […]

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Sorry, Oscar Pundits, But Movie Critics Don’t Think About Awards

When looking at the jobs of people who work in or around the entertainment industry, it’s easy to miss distinctions about who does what and why. Robert Altman noted that his idiosyncratic films often went against what the studios wanted: “They sell shoes and I make gloves.” This month, there have been many on Film […]

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Movie Review and Movie Summary Redeeming Love (2022)

The title makes it clear that there will be no ambiguity as to its destination. First there will be sin and then there will be redemption through prayer. As Shakespeare said, however, the heroine of this story is “more sinful than sinful”. Her name is Angel (the charming angelic Abigail Cowen) and the man who […]

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Do film critics live in a bubble? » LIVE LIFE WITHOUT FEAR

Are film critics and other writers who write about pop culture “out of touch” and “living in a bubble?” This has been the basis of much talk in recent weeks and months. There has been a series of “controversies” in which there is a wide disparity between critics’ and audiences’ scores for certain movies, especially […]

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Suriya’s Jai Bhim will screen at Noida Film Festival on January 23

The story of the film is based on a true incident of discrimination against a tribal group in 1993. According to IMDb ratings, Jai Bhim is the highest rated film with a rating of 9.6/10. Tamil legal drama Jai ​​Bhim, starring in Suriya, will screen at the 9th Noida Film Festival from January 23. Jai […]

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Hong Kong critics pick ‘Limbo’ as best film

Action-thriller “Limbo” has been named Best Film of 2021 at the annual Hong Kong Film Critics’ Society Awards. The film’s lead actress, Chinese actress Cya Liu, won Best Actress for her role as a young drug addict. The results of five awards and 10 recommended films were decided on January 16, 2022 after nine hours […]

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Rebel Wilson to Host 2022 BAFTA Film Awards – Deadline

Australian actress Rebel Wilson has been named host of the 2022 BAFTA Film Awards, which will take place in person on March 13, 2022. The ceremony, held at the Royal Albert Hall in London, will be broadcast on BBC One and iPlayer. Wilson takes over from Edith Bowman and Dermot O’Leary, who hosted last year’s […]

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Oscar Prediction Center 2022: 94th Academy Awards (All Film Categories)

Variety’s Awards Circuit is home to the official predictions for the upcoming Oscars and Emmys ceremonies from film awards editor Clayton Davis. Following history, buzz, news, reviews and sources, the Oscar and Emmy predictions are updated regularly with the current year’s list of contenders in all categories. Variety’s Awards Circuit Prediction schedule consists of four […]

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“Ataque dos Doges” wins Best Dramatic Film at the 2022 Golden Globes – Designer Women

The acclaimed drama “The Power of the Dog”, starring Benedict Cumberbatch (“Doctor Strange”), is already doing well in awards season – and has won another 2022 Golden Globes statuette. After paying homage to director Jane Campion and actor Kodi Smit-McPhee, the feature won the award for best dramatic film. Remember that the film is now […]

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‘Drive My Car’ Named Best Picture by National Society of Film Critics – The Hollywood Reporter

The National Society of Film Critics named drive my car as his best photo of 2021 at the 56th annual meeting, which was held virtually on Saturday. drive my car and Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy Ryusuke Hamaguchi was selected as Best Director, while Penélope Cruz won Best Actress for her performance in Parallel mothers […]

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Drive My Car Named Best Picture by National Society of Film Critics

Japanese drama “Drive My Car” has been named the best film of 2021 by the National Society of Film Critics, which met virtually on Saturday to select its annual awards. The film beat Celine Sciamma’s “Petit Maman,” which finished second, and Jane Campion’s “The Power of the Dog,” which finished third. “Drive My Car” director […]

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Movie Review and Movie Summary The Tender Bar (2021)

It’s the age of the Uncle movie, and their influential characters run the gamut of stereotypes. We had the cool, gay uncle in “Uncle Frank” and the big-hearted, sensitive uncle in “C’mon C’mon.” “The Tender Bar” has the straight, honest uncle whose real self is poisoned by nostalgia. You know this one; he’s the badass […]

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“Force Majeure” review: Adaptation of the award-winning film

Nobody stages something that takes place on mountainous ski slopes in a 251-seat, three-sided theater without a sense of humor. That’s why director Michael Longhurst attached the bold, perky theme of ‘Ski Sunday’, the BBC’s long-running weekly winter sports series, to the end of his take on the Cannes Jury Prize winner. “Force Majeure”, since […]

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Northern Ireland’s film and television industry shifts from ‘strength to strength’ despite pandemic challenges

Northern Ireland’s film and television industry continues to grow, with Netflix and Paramount among the latest US studios to bring projects to the region. While Line Of Duty and Bloodlands were some of the highlights of 2021, Kenneth Branagh’s Belfast and the third and final season of Derry Girls are already building excitement for 2022. […]

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Sundance cancels in-person program and film festival goes virtual

The Sundance Film Festival has abandoned plans for an in-person rally for 2022 and will continue as a virtual-only event. After a long nail bite, the Omicron variant of COVID-19 proved too overwhelming for a planned physical return to the luxurious Sundance setting in Park City, Utah. It was scheduled to take place from January […]