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Eat Platefuls And Platefuls To Find Out Which Movie Genre You 100% Are

No, because I am truly an A24 horror film at heart.
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Eat Some Movie Theater Snacks And I'll Accurately Guess Your Age

Popcorn over EVERYTHING.
Consequence
10 hours ago
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Inside Out 2 is officially the top-grossing animated film of all time

Inside Out 2 becomes the highest-grossing animated movie globally, breaking records in box office revenue. [ more ]
GameSpot
12 hours ago
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Transformers One First Reactions Hail It As The Franchise's Best Movie In Years

Transformers One receives overwhelmingly positive reactions in pre-screening prior to Comic-Con 2024. [ more ]
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NAFA Marathi Film Festival in San Jose | Metro Silicon Valley | Silicon Valley's Leading Weekly

North American Film Association's first Marathi film festival in Silicon Valley creates a platform for emerging talents and fosters cultural exchange within the Desi community. [ more ]
IndieWire
4 hours ago
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With 'Land of Women,' Eva Longoria Continues to Push Herself

Eva Longoria, the star and executive producer of Apple TV+'s 'Land of Women,' tells IndieWire about acting in Spanish opposite Carmen Maura.
IndieWire
5 hours ago
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Quentin Tarantino: Zach Braff 'Stole My F*cking Grammy' with 'Garden State' Soundtrack

Quentin Tarantino apparently told Zach Braff that he 'stole' his Grammy after winning with 'Garden State' over 'Kill Bill Vol.
IndieWire
13 hours ago
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'Bonjour Tristesse' Starring Chloe Sevigny to Open TIFF's Discovery Program

'Bonjour Tristesse' starring Chloe Sevigny will open TIFF's Discovery Program.
Vulture
1 day ago
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Venice Film Festival Says Ciao to Joker: Folie a Deux

Lady Gaga leans towards successful formula in new movie premiering at Venice Film Festival. [ more ]
The Ringer
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We're So Back ... With a Movie Mega-Mailbag!

The hosts discuss the success of 'Twisters' and share insights on 'Fly Me to the Moon' featuring Scarlett Johansson and Channing Tatum. [ more ]
Consequence
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Burial composed score for Harmony Korine's new movie Baby Invasion

Burial composed the score for Harmony Korine's new movie Baby Invasion, set to premiere at Venice Film Festival. [ more ]
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Burial Scores New Harmony Korine Movie Baby Invasion

Burial composed score for Baby Invasion at Venice Film Festival. [ more ]
Washington Post
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India's indie films win awards abroad but find no space in theaters at home

Independent Indian films succeed globally but struggle with domestic release challenges. [ more ]
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Alex Ross Perry's New Pavement Movie to Premiere at Venice Film Festival

Pavements, a hybrid biopic on Pavement, will premiere at Venice Film Festival, combining documentary, musical, and scripted elements. [ more ]
IndieWire
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Venice Film Festival Reveals 2024 Lineup (Updating Live)

The 81st annual Venice International Film Festival runs August 28 to September 7, 2024.
See the full lineup here.
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Apple TV+'s delightful 'Time Bandits' is much better than the film that inspired it

Time really does fly in this fun and charming adventure series, based on Terry Gilliam's 1981 film about a gang of thieves who steal treasures at different points in history.
IndieWire
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Luca Guadagnino's Venice-Bound 'Queer,' Starring Daniel Craig and Drew Starkey, Gets a First Look

The film, written by "Challengers" screenwriter Justin Kuritzkes, reunites Guadagnino with collaborators like fashion designer Jonathan Anderson and composers Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross.
IndieWire
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Even Apple Is Cutting Costs on Its Series and Films - Report

Apple is reportedly looking to cut back on costs for its films and TV series after a string of expensive flops and shows that have gone over budget.
IndieWire
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Peacock Lost a Million Subscribers This Spring

Peacock lost 1 million subscribers - and $348 million - from April to June 2024.
IndieWire
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Harmony Korine Stages a First-Person Shooter with Infant-Faced Intruders - 'Baby Invasion' First Look

Harmony Korine directs 'Baby Invasion,' which will debut at Venice.
See a first look here.
IndieWire
1 day ago
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Nicole Kidman Seduces Harris Dickinson in A24's Erotic Thriller 'Babygirl' - First Look

Nicole Kidman and Harris Dickinson lead A24 erotic thriller 'Babygirl,' premiering at Venice 2024.
IndieWire
2 days ago
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RaMell Ross' Colson Whitehead Adaptation 'Nickel Boys' Will Open NYFF 2024

Oscar-nominated 'Hale County This Morning, This Evening' filmmaker RaMell Ross will open NYFF 2024 with 'Nickel Boys.'
IndieWire
2 days ago
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'Emily in Paris' Season 4 Trailer: Lily Collins Faces Beaucoup Romance and Even More Headaches

The 'Emily in Paris' Season 4 trailer teases a tumultuous season for Lily Collins' lovestruck American expat.
IndieWire
2 days ago
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Jim Cummings Takes on Marvel and Disney in Latest Short, 'Is Now a Good Time?' - Watch It Here

The latest short from the writer/director/actor behind "Thunder Road" takes aim at Marvel/Disney.
IndieWire
3 days ago
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Aaron Sorkin Backpedals Earlier Op-Ed Piece Claiming Democrats Should Nominate Mitt Romney

Only a few hours before President Biden withdrew from the race and endorsed Vice President Kamala Harris, Sorkin was suggesting Democrats should run a Republican against Donald Trump.
Business Insider
3 days ago
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'Hillbilly Elegy,' which was called 'objectively terrible' when released, tops Netflix after Trump picks JD Vance as VP

The film 'Hillbilly Elegy' has seen a resurgence in popularity on Netflix despite initial critic flop. [ more ]
IndieWire
4 days ago
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Nicole Kidman Thinks Stanley Kubrick Cast Her in 'Eyes Wide Shut' for Her 'Provocative Nature'

Kidman shared in a recent interview how Kubrick 'didn't want sycophants' who idolized him.
IndieWire
3 days ago
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Marielle Heller Pitches 'Nightbitch' to Audiences: 'It's About Motherhood and Rage'

Heller dealt with a similar experience to 'Nightbitch,' the novel she was faced with adapting.
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3 days ago
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Director Levan Akin on his new movie 'Crossing'

NPR's Ayesha Rascoe speaks with director Levan Akin about his new movie, "Crossing."
It tells the story of a woman searching for her long-lost niece in Istanbul.
New York Post
4 days ago
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'Twisters' takes the box office by storm on opening night, earning over $32M

The disaster film "Twisters" is a box office success, predicted to have a strong opening weekend. [ more ]
IndieWire
5 days ago
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Lee Isaac Chung on Why Helen Hunt's Character Wasn't in 'Twisters': 'She's Out There Chasing' Tornadoes

'Twisters' director Lee Isaac Chung explains why Helen Hunt doesn't appear in the new sequel.
IndieWire
4 days ago
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Amy Adams Describes 'Nightbitch' Transformation as 'Terrifying'

After 6 Academy-Award nominations and no wins, Adams is gritting her teeth to earn the gold for 'Nightbitch.'
IndieWire
4 days ago
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In Honor of 'Twisters' Release, Glen Powell Pays Tribute to Predecessor and Former Co-Star, Bill Paxton

Powell spoke on Paxton's influence in a recent interview and posted a tribute online.
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5 days ago
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Scala!!! movie review & film summary (2024) | Roger Ebert

Documentary "Scala!!!" captures the essence of unique and influential cinemas of the past. [ more ]
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Crumb Catcher movie review & film summary (2024) | Roger Ebert

An overwrought suspense-thriller offering nothing but crumbs.
IndieWire
5 days ago
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A New L.A. Queer Film Series Fills the Summer Void Left by Outfest

Queer Rhapsody, an LGBTQ film series in Los Angeles, looks to replace the void left by the beleaguered Outfest in summer 2024.
IndieWire
5 days ago
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Streaming App KINO Announces Digital Premiere of 'The Secret Art of Human Flight'

KINO is a relatively new streamer aiming to connect films and filmmakers directly to their audiences.
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6 days ago
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If You Can't Pass This Older Film Trivia Quiz, Your Sense In Good Cinema Is Lacking

These are hard...good luck!
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1 week ago
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Pick One 2000s Movie Per Genre And We'll Guess Your First Initial

Good luck choosing...
IndieWire
5 days ago
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Armie Hammer Thanks Luca Guadagnino for Being 'Vocally Supportive' Amid Controversies

Armie Hammer thanked 'Call Me by Your Name' director Luca Guadagnino for his support amid assault allegations.
IndieWire
5 days ago
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Winona Ryder Had 'One Condition' When Joining 'Stranger Things': Don't Interfere with 'Beetlejuice 2'

Winona Ryder had 'one condition' when joining 'Stranger Things' and that was to not deter 'Beetlejuice 2' production.
Irish Independent
5 days ago
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Jail for man who repeatedly sexually assaulted vulnerable adult stepdaughter

A man who sexually assaulted his vulnerable adult stepdaughter over a six-year period has been jailed for eight years.
IndieWire
5 days ago
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'Bookworm' Review: Elijah Wood and Nell Fisher Save the Adventure Genre in Ant Timpson's Adorable Epic

Fantasia Festival: Elijah Wood and Nell Fisher star in 'Bookworm,' an adorable family-friendly adventure through the New Zealand wilderness.
BuzzFeed
6 days ago
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"I Hated That F*cking Movie" - 15 Critically Acclaimed Films The Writers Hated

Various authors' strong negative reactions to film adaptations of their works. [ more ]
GameSpot
1 week ago
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Transformers Limited-Edition 4K Box Set Gets Huge Discount For Prime Day

The Transformers collection includes six films in steelbook cases with artwork of key characters, providing 4K UHD, 1080p Blu-ray versions, behind-the-scenes extras, totaling over 14 hours, and digital codes for online viewing. [ more ]
IndieWire
6 days ago
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Venice Film Festival Unveils Immersive XR Lineup

The 2024 Venice Film Festival unveiled the Immersive XR lineup.
IndieWire
6 days ago
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Sundance Institute Reveals Six Fellows for 2024 Trans Possibilities Intensive

Exclusive: IndieWire shares the six filmmakers participating in Sundance Institute's 2024 Trans Possibilities Intensive.
IndieWire
6 days ago
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Apple TV+ May Finally License More Movies from Other Studios - Report

Original shows like "The Morning Show" and films like "Argylle" aren't pulling in the numbers Apple TV+ wants.
IndieWire
6 days ago
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'Conclave' Trailer: Ralph Fiennes Uncovers a Religious Conspiracy in Edward Berger's Latest

Ralph Fiennes leads Edward Berger's 'Conclave.'
IndieWire
6 days ago
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Netflix Added 8 Million Subscribers from April to June

Netflix added more than 8 million subscribers from April to June.
IndieWire
6 days ago
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Warner Bros. Discovery May Divorce the WB Studio and Max from TV

Warner Bros.
Discovery may be considering breaking up its studio and streaming from its linear TV options, an idea that has divided Wall Street.
IndieWire
6 days ago
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'Catwoman' Producer Says Production Endured 'a Lot of Sexism' from Warner Bros.

'Catwoman' producer Denise Di Novi claimed that Warner Bros. led a production that had 'sexism' to the character.
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1 week ago
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Enjoy Some Desserts And We'll Guess Your Favorite Jim Carrey Movie

Prepare to laugh.
IndieWire
6 days ago
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'Those About to Die' Review: No, We Are Not Entertained

Peacock's 'Those About To Die' Review: It's bad.
With Anthony Hopkins.
Consequence
1 week ago
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Russo Brothers returning to direct next two Avengers movies: Report

Joe and Anthony Russo returning to direct the next two Avengers films. [ more ]
VG247
1 week ago
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After landing a horror hit with Longlegs, its distributor sticks with the genre and acquires Kickstarter's most funded horror film ever

Neon is looking to replicate the success of 'Longlegs' by partnering with a YouTube film critic for their next horror film, 'Shelby Oaks.' [ more ]
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Alfred Hitchcock's Only R-Rated Film 'Frenzy' Gets 4K Restoration

Alfred Hitchcock's only R-rated film 'Frenzy' gets 4K restoration.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Film at Lincoln Center and Locarno Celebrate Mexican Cinema with 'Spectacle Every Day' Retrospective - Watch the Trailer

Film at Lincoln Center and the Locarno Film Festival have teamed up for a retrospective celebrating Mexican cinema.
Watch the trailer.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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8 Reasons Why 'Twisters' Should Open at $60 Million or More, Despite Lower Projections

Despite lower projections, Universal's 'Twisters' could open at $60 million or higher, and on a historically successful July release weekend.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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'Crumb Catcher' Review: Debut Feature Director Chris Skotchdopole Serves a Painful, Promising Mess

John Speredakos, Lorraine Farris, Rigo Garay, and Ella Rae Peck star in 'Crumb Catcher.'
Read IndieWire's review here.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Scarlett Johansson Blames Disney's Former Leadership for 'Black Widow' Lawsuit, but Doesn't 'Hold a Grudge' Now

Scarlett Johansson blamed 'bad leadership' formerly at Disney for her 2021 MCU lawsuit.
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Enjoy A Buffet And I'll Guess Your Favorite Movie In The "X" Trilogy

I hope you like scary movies!
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Will Netflix's Subscriber Growth Blow Our Minds Again?

With quarterly reporting of subscribers on the way out, Netflix says its valuing engagement and revenue, and analysts are bullish on earnings results.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Hudson Film Festival Reveals Lineup for Second Edition, with Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor, Zia Anger, and More

The 2024 Hudson Film Festival will open with 'The Supremes At Earl's All-You-Can-Eat.'
See the full lineup here.
IndieWire
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4% of U.S. Adults Have 'Never Heard of' Netflix

Survey: 4 percent of Americans have never heard of Netflix
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Make A '90s Playlist And I'll Recommend You A '90s Horror Movie

Pennywise would LOVE "Wonderwall."
IndieWire
1 week ago
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'Dance First' Trailer: James Marsh Directs Samuel Beckett Biopic

"Theory Of Everything" director James Marsh helms Samuel Beckett biopic 'Dance First.'
IndieWire
1 week ago
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John Woo's 'The Killer' Trailer: Nathalie Emmanuel Is an Infamous Assassin in English-Language Remake

Nathalie Emmanuel stars in John Woo's English-language remake of 'The Killer.'
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1 week ago
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Enjoy A Buffet And We'll Guess Your Favorite Nancy Meyers Movie

She's a legend for a reason!
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Warner Bros. Discovery to Lay Off Fewer Than 1,000 Staffers in New Round of Job Cuts

Warner Bros.
Discovery has begun a new round of layoffs.
It will cut fewer than 1,000 jobs in this round.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Madonna Confirms Biopic Is Still in the Works, Unveils Title 'Who's That Girl'

Madonna unveils the title of her biopic 'Who's That Girl' amid funding rounds.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Judd Apatow Was Never 'Competitive' as a Comedian: 'I'm Not Going to Be Jim Carrey'

Judd Apatow explained why he was never 'competitive' as a comedian and preferred to work with established comics instead.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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NBA vs. the Box Office: Here's Why That $76 Billion Deal Looks Like a Bargain

When theatrical isn't a sure thing, Amazon, Disney, and NBCUni's deal to spend $76 billion over 11 years on the NBA isn't as crazy as it might seem.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Abel Ferrara on Embracing AI: Why Assume It's Going to 'Destroy You'?

Abel Ferrara confirmed he utilized AI for 'Padre Pio' and is not afraid of the technology.
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The Convert movie review & film summary (2024) | Roger Ebert

The way Tamahori and his cast and crew approach the topic is fascinating.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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'Lee' Trailer: Kate Winslet Leads WWII Photographer Biopic

Kate Winslet stars as Lee Miller in biopic 'Lee.'
Consequence
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A sex worker and Russian oligarch's son elope in trailer for Sean Baker's Palme d'Or winner Anora

Sean Baker's new film, Anora, took home Cannes Film Festival's coveted Palme d'Or this year, making it the first American movie to do so since 2011's Tree of Life.
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Director Baltasar Kormakur, known for thrillers, releases 'Touch,' a love story

Touch, based on Olafur Johann Olafsson's best-selling novel, is a love story that spans decades, continents and cultures.
NPR's Leila Fadel talks to Kormakur and his son Palmi, who stars in the film.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Neon's 'Longlegs' Shocks with $22 Million+ Opening; 'Sing Sing' Has Strong Platform Debut

This weekend was projected to be a breather in between massive openings for "Despicable Me 4" (Universal) and "Twisters" (Universal)/ "Deadpool and Wolverine" (Disney) the following two weeks.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Sharon Stone: 'MAGA People' Are Scared of 'Basic Instinct'

Sharon Stone revealed why 'MAGA People' are scared of her 'Basic Instinct' character.
IndieWire
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Nicolas Cage Says He Won't Play Another Serial Killer After 'Longlegs': 'I Don't Like Violence'

Nicolas Cage won't be playing a serial killer after 'Longlegs' because of the 'violence.'
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Winona Ryder Met with Tim Burton in Secret to Get 'Beetlejuice Beetlejuice' Greenlit

Winona Ryder revealed she was meeting with Tim Burton in secret to get 'Beetlejuice Beetlejuice' greenlit.
IndieWire
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'Unsettled' Trailer: Bella Thorne Directs a Short Film Based on a True Queer Revenge Saga

Bella Thorne directed the short film 'Unsettled,' which premieres at the Taormina Film Festival.
Watch the trailer.
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2 weeks ago
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Make A Pizza And We'll Tell You Which New Animated Movie You Should Watch

Discover your next favorite animated movie through a fun pizza quiz. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
1 week ago
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Here's Why Rebel Wilson Is Being Sued By The Producers Of Her New Movie

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TCA Awards 2024: 'Shogun' Nabs 4 Wins

The 2024 TCA Awards honored 'Shogun,' 'Hacks,' and 'Twin Peaks.'
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Nicolas Cage Praises Cate Blanchett for Continuing the Tradition of 'Golden Age' Acting

Nicolas Cage applauded Cate Blanchett for being an example of modern 'Golden Age' acting.
Business Insider
1 week ago
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Kevin Costner seems set to continue with 'Horizon' saga despite the 1st film flopping and the 2nd being pulled from theaters

Kevin Costner's "Horizon" was a flop at the box office, making just $11 million on its opening weekend.But Costner is seemingly still moving forward with three planned sequels.
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Eno movie review & film summary (2024) | Roger Ebert

Nevertheless, the film works most of the time, largely because its subject is such interesting - and warm - company.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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Film Forum Presents 'Blaxploitation, Baby!' Festival Celebrating '70s Black Cinema

The Film Forum will present 'Blaxploitation, Baby!'
Festival including films starring Pam Grier, Richard Roundtree, Isaac Hayes, and more.
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Touch movie review & film summary (2024) | Roger Ebert

The film's embrace of compassion and forgiveness for everyone is heartwarmingly spacious.
It shimmers with grace.
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Sorry/Not Sorry movie review & film summary (2024) | Roger Ebert

The rise and fall and reinvention of Louis C.K., partly told by women he sexually harassed.
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National Anthem movie review & film summary (2024) | Roger Ebert

Gilford's affection for the characters is clear.
I'm happy to have met them, to have been welcomed into their world for a short time.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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PETA Protest Disrupts 'Twisters' Premiere, Org Blasts Film's Rodeo Depiction as 'Inhumane'

PETA protested the 'Twisters' premiere, with a woman interrupting director Lee Isaac Chung's introduction at Thursday's Los Angeles screening.
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Sisi & I movie review & film summary (2024) | Roger Ebert

Where "Corsage" was cheeky, playfully dark and came with a dose of heart-tugging mischief, "Sisi & I" feels tame and square by comparison.
IndieWire
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'Three Women' Trailer: DeWanda Wise Explores an Open Marriage in Lisa Taddeo's Novel Adaptation

DeWanda Wise, Shailene Woodley, Betty Gilpin, and Gabrielle Creevy star in 'Three Women' based on the novel.
IndieWire
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'City of Dreams' Trailer: Diego Calva Stars in Mexican Child-Trafficking Drama

Diego Calva co-stars in Mexican child-trafficking drama 'City of Dreams,' inspired by a true story.
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Normal People actor to star in 'haunting' gay conversion therapy drama

Normal People actor Fionn O'Shea is set to star alongside Game of Thrones 's Robert Aramayo in a new historical queer film about England's "shamefully neglected" history of conversion therapy.
IndieWire
1 week ago
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'Presumed Innocent' Renewed for Season 2 at Apple

Apple TV+ has renewed 'Presumed Innocent' for a Season 2, which will focus on a new case.
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