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Review Roundup: Chadwick Boseman Stars as James Brown in New Biopic GET ON UPReview Roundup: Chadwick Boseman Stars as James Brown in New Biopic GET ON UP
August 01, 2014

Universal Pictures James Brown biopic GET ON UP hits theaters today, August 1, 2014. Let's see what the critics have to say (more...)


Tom Hiddleston's Email to Director Joss Whedon After Reading AVENGERS Script for the First TimeTom Hiddleston's Email to Director Joss Whedon After Reading AVENGERS Script for the First Time
July 27, 2014

Marvel's The Avengers, which hit theaters in 2012, is one of the highest-grossing movies of all time. However, according to Business Insider, it didn't seem like the movie would be so successful dur... (more...)


Alexandra Shipp Is the New Star of Lifetime's Aaliyah BiopicAlexandra Shipp Is the New Star of Lifetime's Aaliyah Biopic
July 18, 2014

Wendy Williams announced today via Twitter that Alexandra Shipp will now be starring as Aaliyah in Lifetime's upcoming biopic AALIYAH: THE PRINCESS OF R&B. BWW reported last month that Disney Channel ... (more...)


Documentary FIFI HOWLS FROM HAPPINESS to Open in NY & LA This AugustDocumentary FIFI HOWLS FROM HAPPINESS to Open in NY & LA This August
July 14, 2014

Music Box Films is proud to present the US Theatrical release of FIFI HOWLS FROM HAPPINESS, the award-winning documentary film by Mitra Farahani. (more...)


SINGER SONGWRITER KIDNAPPER to Premiere at Galway Film FleadhSINGER SONGWRITER KIDNAPPER to Premiere at Galway Film Fleadh
July 08, 2014

SINGER SONGWRITER KIDNAPPER is the debut feature film of award-winning writer/director Douglas Ray, who worked as Ken Loach's assistant and has built up a reputation for his quirky short films featuri... (more...)


'AWAKE,' WHEN MY SORROW DIES Take Top Honors at Illuminate Film Festival'AWAKE,' WHEN MY SORROW DIES Take Top Honors at Illuminate Film Festival
June 07, 2014

Awake: The Life of Yogananda earned the Audience Award for Best Film and When My Sorrow Died: The Legend of Armen Ra and the Theramin received the Director's Choice Award at the inaugural ILLUMINATE F... (more...)


Empire Steak House NY to Host Celebration of FIRST BLOOD Director Ted Kotcheff, 9/20Empire Steak House NY to Host Celebration of FIRST BLOOD Director Ted Kotcheff, 9/20
June 03, 2014

Empire Steak House NY Hosts, A Celebration of 'First Blood' Director, Ted Kotcheff, 9/20/14 (more...)


Leonardo DiCaprio to Star in Steve Jobs Biopic?Leonardo DiCaprio to Star in Steve Jobs Biopic?
April 22, 2014

Sources claim that Leonardo DiCaprio is also in talks to star in the title role, however he has not signed on oficially. (more...)


David Fincher & Sony Part Ways on Planned Steve Jobs BiopicDavid Fincher & Sony Part Ways on Planned Steve Jobs Biopic
April 14, 2014

Fincher reportedly wanted $10 million up front for the project, featuring a script by Aaron Sorkin, in addition to input as to how to market the film. (more...)


TCM Greatest Classic Films Releases Four New Collections TodayTCM Greatest Classic Films Releases Four New Collections Today
April 01, 2014

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Inc. (WBHE) and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) are adding four new collections to their TCM Greatest Classic Films line, which spotlights Hollywood's most legendary actors... (more...)


CHRISTIAN BALE to Play Steve Jobs in Upcoming  Big Screen PicCHRISTIAN BALE to Play Steve Jobs in Upcoming Big Screen Pic
March 21, 2014

According to The Wrap, Christian Bale is David Fincher's top choice to portray Steve Jobs in the new film adaptation of the history of Apple, written by Aaron Sorkin. (more...)


The Academy Announces 2013 Film Scholars Grant RecipientsThe Academy Announces 2013 Film Scholars Grant Recipients
March 14, 2014

The life and career of vanguard independent filmmaker Shirley Clarke and the socially conscious films of Charles Burnett will be the topics explored by Laurence Kardish and James O. Naremore (more...)


Moscow 57 Restaurant Honors the African American Experience by Celebrating the Documentary, Moscow 57 Restaurant Honors the African American Experience by Celebrating the Documentary, "Black Russians: The Red Experience"
March 02, 2014

Morgan Freeman said, "I don't want a Black history month. Black history is American history." Moscow 57, the new Russian Central Asian restaurant at 168½ Delancey Street in Manhat... (more...)


Review Roundup: SON OF GOD Brings BIBLE to Big ScreenReview Roundup: SON OF GOD Brings BIBLE to Big Screen
by Matt Tamanini - February 28, 2014

Mark Burnett and Roma Downey's SON OF GOD opens in theaters nationwide today. The movie features scenes from the couple's epic miniseries THE BIBLE, as well as previously unseen deleted scenes. (more...)


Angel Light Pictures to Produce Documentary THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFFAngel Light Pictures to Produce Documentary THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF
February 10, 2014

Angel Light Pictures announced today that they will produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF, a documentary about the life of Ted Kotcheff (William T. Kotcheff). The film will track the cinematic jo... (more...)


Angel Light to Produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFFAngel Light to Produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF
February 10, 2014

Angel Light Pictures announced today that they will produce THE APPRENTICESHIP OF TED KOTCHEFF, a documentary about the life of Ted Kotcheff (William T. Kotcheff). (more...)


Aaron Sorkin to Receive Nantucket Festival's 2014 Screenwriters AwardAaron Sorkin to Receive Nantucket Festival's 2014 Screenwriters Award
February 04, 2014

The 2014 Screenwriters Tribute Award will be presented to AARON SORKIN, best known as the screenwriter behind The Social Network (more...)


Beyonce, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle & More Among 45th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Nominees; Full List Revealed!Beyonce, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle & More Among 45th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Nominees; Full List Revealed!
January 09, 2014

The nominees for THE 45TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS were announced today during a live press conference at the TV One presentation to the Television Critics Association during its Winter 2014 Press Tour in P... (more...)


TCM Greatest Classic Films Announces Four New CollectionsTCM Greatest Classic Films Announces Four New Collections
December 16, 2013

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Inc. (WBHE) and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) are adding four new collections to their TCM Greatest Classic Films line, which spotlights Hollywood's most legendary actors... (more...)


GENIUS ON HOLD, Story of Inventor Walter L. Shaw, Set for Theatrical ReleaseGENIUS ON HOLD, Story of Inventor Walter L. Shaw, Set for Theatrical Release
December 10, 2013

Thanks to a special acknowledgment from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, Freestyle Releasing announced today they have set December 13, 2013 as a multi-city theatrical release date for GENIUS ON HO... (more...)


HAMPTONS TAKE 2 DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL Set for Bay Street Theatre, Now thru 12/8HAMPTONS TAKE 2 DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL Set for Bay Street Theatre, Now thru 12/8
December 06, 2013

The sixth annual Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival will showcase the screenings of 22 documentary films, 'all docs, all day,' for three days on tonight, December 6-8-all at The Bay Street Thea... (more...)


WINNIE MANDELA Available on DVD & Blu-Ray TodayWINNIE MANDELA Available on DVD & Blu-Ray Today
December 03, 2013

One Village Entertainment, an RLJ Entertainment brand, announces the DVD and Blu-ray release of WINNIE MANDELA on December 3, 2013. Starring Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson (Best Supporting Actre... (more...)





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