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Inside Nollywood, the fastest growing film industry in the world

the Nigerian Cinema, otherwise known as Nollywood (referring to the Indian film industry, Bollywood) has become one of the major film industries in the world, overtaking Hollywood in the amount of films they produce each year. They are the second film industry in the world now; there is even a Master class moderated by Jodie […]

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Rebel Wilson prepares to host the BAFTA Film Awards

By HILARY FOX Associated PressLondon (AP) — In 2020, Rebel Wilson flew in from Australia to present the Best Director trophy at the BAFTA Film Awards.Her humorous speech, which referenced a lack of female nominees in the category and lamented that the box office flop “Cats” was entirely ignored, was one of the funniest moments […]

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The film industry is betting on The Batman to mark the start of “post-Covid” cinema | film industry

The release of The Batman, starring Robert Pattinson, is heralded as the start of an expected post-pandemic blockbuster boom, with UK box office sales set to double this year to £1bn for the first time since 2019 . While Daniel Craig’s latest outing as James Bond in No Time to Die provided the UK with […]

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Pushpa wins ‘Film of the Year’ at the International Film Awards

(Want to make an impact with your content? Interested in writing movies, politics or general stories? Contact us at [email protected]) Stylish star Allu Arjun starring in “Pushpa: The Rise” has been receiving accolades since its release. Director Sukumar has been spinning his dreams at box offices around the world and has topped collections of box […]

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‘No Way Home’ has tangled the film industry in a multiversal mess – The Vanderbilt Hustler

The popularity of interconnected cinematic universes has propelled Hollywood in a deeply concerning direction. Remember this new Spider Man movie? Of course you do. How could anyone forget the film phenomenon that single-handedly reaffirmed the viability of movie theaters in the wake of a global pandemic in breaking box office records and incorporating three different […]

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Allu Arjun’s Pushpa and Anupamaa win big at the 2022 Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Awards; See the list of winners

The 2022 Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards came to a close on Sunday evening and Allu Arjun’s Pushpa: The Rise along with Rupali Ganguly’s hit TV show Anupamaa emerged as the evening’s biggest winners. The hit Telugu movie which not only did brilliant business at the Telugu box office but also conquered the Hindi […]

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India’s film industry waits for overseas markets to pick up

NEW DELHI : Overseas markets that used to attract big business for Indian films have yet to recover from the coronavirus outbreak as personal devices come on with more entertainment options and many moviegoers are hesitant to step out. Markets in the US, UK, Australia and Malaysia, among others, were key to the success of […]

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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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An impressive year for the UK film industry, bodes well for the future

02/08/2022 – Figures provided by the British Film Institute reveal record high-end film and TV production spending in the country of £5.64billion, and a promising trend in cinema Ben Roberts, CEO of BFI Against all odds, 2021 has been an impressive year for the UK film industry. The figures released by the British Film Institute […]

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Dune and Power of the Dog movies set for Oscar nominations – Film & TV

Tuesday’s Oscar nominations should bring Will Smith his third Oscar nod, lots of love for Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi epic Dunes and the nominations spread across more streaming services than ever. Nominations for the 94th Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday. Actors Tracee Ellis Ross and Leslie Jordan will read the nominees live on multiple […]

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Red carpet book examines tensions between Hollywood and China’s film industry

At some point in the past decade, Hollywood stopped viewing the booming Chinese box office as found money and instead embraced the theatrical market bonanza for what it has become: a necessity. Today, whether or not blockbusters are played in China could mean the difference between hundreds of millions of dollars in ticket sales. This […]

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The St. Louis group has been mixing film and friendship for 20 years (and counting)

As the new president of PROMO, Missouri’s statewide LGBTQ advocacy organization, Dr. Ken Haller recalls participating on a panel at Webster University’s LBGTQ Film Festival in 2016 to discuss a documentary about marriage equality in Massachusetts. There were about 30 people there, including, as Haller says, “This very well-dressed woman with a nimbus of dark […]

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Kannada film industry rebounds after Karnataka eases Covid-19 restrictions

Kannada film industry rebounds after K’taka eases curbs (Photo Credit – IANS) Kannada’s film industry, which suffered a setback after a weekend curfew was imposed in Karnataka, is showing signs of recovery after the state government announced it was withdrawing its decision . Sandalwood is abuzz again. New projects are reported and new release dates […]

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Kannada film industry rebounds after Karnataka government eases restrictions – The New Indian Express

Through IANS BANGALORE: Kannada’s film industry, which suffered a setback after a weekend curfew was imposed in Karnataka, is showing signs of recovery after the state government announced it was withdrawing her decision. Sandalwood is abuzz again. New projects are reported and new release dates for major movies, which had been postponed, have been announced. […]

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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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The Last Duel and Disney’s Disenchanted earmark millions in movie tax breaks

Matt Damon’s The Last Duel was one of the big winners of getting tax relief for films from tax commissioners last year. Hollywood filmmakers took the lion’s share of the relief on the program compared to domestic film and television productions. New figures from the Revenue Commissioners show that the amount of tax relief under […]

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Marilyn Monroe changed the male-run film industry

When she was fired as a replaceable actress, Monroe knew her worth and stood up for herself boldly. “She was finding her power,” said photographer Nancy Lee Andrews. “Becoming Marilyn is not a tragedy. It’s a triumph.” When you examine this iconic movie star off-camera, the depth of his life comes into full view. Here’s […]

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Wilmington Film Industry Has Record Year

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – From box office movies to streaming wars and growing demand for content, this has been a successful year for filmmaking in the Wilmington area and surrounding areas. “2021 will be the biggest year in film history for both the Wilmington area and the state of North Carolina,” said Johnny Griffin, director […]

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Forbes India – Bollywood, OTT, Prabhas, Allu Arjun, Money Heist: Hindi film industry needs course correction to ride winds of change

OTT has set the bar for content very high. This made audiences expect more of their listening time. This syndrome has the power to improve the content of films; Image: Punit Paranjpe / AFP /> How has the pandemic affected Bollywood and the entertainment industry in general? Will the entertainment industry, especially the theatrical movie […]

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Netflix sued by Morgan Creek for footage from ACE VENTURA used in TIGER KING

Netflix sued by Morgan Creek over use of Ace Ventura footage Morgan Stream Productions said Netflix could be guilty of copyright infringement for the use of old Ace Ventura pictures in tiger King. When King tiger arrived on Netflix last year, it was automatically caught up in controversy for a variety of reasons. Now, the […]

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#BigStory: Has the movie industry really opened doors for actresses after marriage and pregnancy? | Hindi movie news

Gone are the days when celebrity weddings were a secret and extremely well-kept affair. With the burgeoning paparazzi culture coupled with the ever-changing nature of social media, celebrity weddings are no longer (possibly) kept under wraps. Talk about all the hype that recent weddings of B-Town like Vicky Kaushal-Katrina Kaif, Rajkummar Rao-Patralekhaa, Varun Dhawan-Natasha Dalal […]

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Film executives examine China’s film industry in 2021

Four senior film executives reflected on the triumphs and struggles faced by the Chinese film industry in 2021 during a summit Wednesday at the 16th Changchun Film Festival (CCFF). Cinema executives Yu Dong (2nd from left), Wang Zhonglei (3rd from left), Li Jie (2nd from right) and Zeng Maojun (1st from right) share their views […]

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Malayalam Minnali Murali Film Review Film Hit or Flop Day 1 Box Office Collection

Indian Malayalam-language superhero film directed by Basil Joseph Minnal Murali is set to hit Netflix on December 24, 2021 and fans are too excited to watch the latest film. The film stars Tovino Thomas and Guru Somasundaram. On the other side, the film is written by Arun Anirudhan and Justin Mathew and produced by Sophia […]

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Jagan Govt brings a new GO to the Telugu film industry

The government of Andhra Pradesh is waging a legal battle in the High Court over ticket prices. The case will be heard tomorrow. Meanwhile, the government has released a new GO that gives online ticketing mandates to AP Film Development Corporation. GO No 142 requires that all tickets be reserved through special software developed by […]

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The 50 Highest Grossing Film Directors of All Time – 24/7 Wall St.

Special report December 15, 2021 5:00 p.m. Men and women become directors in various ways. Some learn filmmaking as screenwriters, cinematographers, or film editors. Some apprentices from well-established directors of the past. Some start with video clips or TV episodes. Along the way, they develop their own vision of their art. But they also learn […]

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Lady Gaga, “Drive My Car” among New York Film Critics’ Circle Winners

The New York Film Critics Circle announced its winners on Friday morning – and they were wowed by Japanese cinema, Italian accents and a western. One of the first groups of critics to weigh in on awards season, the East Coast organization which includes more than 50 journalists from publications such as Time, Vanity Fair […]

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Kelly McMahon, New MPAA Film Rating Director, Brings Fresh Look at 50-Year-Old System

Assn. by Kelly McMahon, the new director of American film rating, can relate to parents who must determine what is right for their children to watch. She has an 8 year old son who loves horror movies. The 46-year-old longtime business lawyer says she’ll let her son watch a movie like “Jaws,” which got a […]