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Liam Mower to Make Special Appearance in BILLY ELLIOT for Live Stream Broadcast, Sept. 28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

On Sunday 28 September, Liam Mower will join the cast of Billy Elliot the Musical for a special performance to be broadcast live from the Victoria Palace Theatre to cinemas across the UK and around the world. Mower, who will play the role of Older Billy, originated the role of Billy Elliot in 2005 along with George Maguire and James Lomas, and was the first boy ever to play the role on stage. (more...)

New Movie ft. American Girl of the Year Isabelle Palmer Now on Blu-ray/DVD & Digital HD
by Movies News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

On July 22, American Girl's 2014 Girl of the Year Isabelle Palmer dances her way into the hearts of girls everywhere in a new feature-length movie from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. (more...)

Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie to Lead Universal's BY THE SEA
by Movies News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

A-list couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt will reteam for Universal's BY THE SEA, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The drama, which Jolie wrote and will direct, marks the first time the pair have starred together since 2005's MR. AND MRS. SMITH. (more...)

Bookworks Presents Today's Shelf Awareness for Readers
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner and World War II airman whose 'remarkable story of survival during the war gained new attention in 2010 with the publication of a vivid biography by Laura Hillenbrand, Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival,' died July 2, the New York Timesreported, of pneumonia at age 97. Unbroken has spent more than three years on the Timesbestseller list--a notable achievement for a hardcover book. On July 29, Random House will publish Unbroken in paperback, occasioning a further long run on bestseller lists. In addition, amovie adaptation of Unbroken from Universal Pictures, directed by Angelina Jolie, is scheduled for a Christmas 2014 release. (more...)

Broadway Legend Joy Franz Completes Cast of TIM REALBUTO: ALONE (WITH PLENTY OF HELP), 7/24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

Broadway legend Joy Franz, who starred in the original and revival companies of Into the Woods on Broadway, is the final cast member to join Tim Realbuto's July 24th star-studded 54 Below show entitled Tim Realbuto: Alone (With Plenty of Help). Throughout the evening, each guest star will play a different person in Tim's life. Franz will play Tim's mother. (more...)

Timeless Holiday Classic HOLIDAY INN Coming to Blu-ray & Digital HD
by Movies News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

Screen legends Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire sing and dance their way into your heart in one of the most timeless holiday classics of all time, Holiday Inn. (more...)

BEETHOVEN'S TREAURE TAIL Heads to Digital HD, Blu-ray & DVD This October
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

Get ready to howl with laughter in this all-new family comedy starring America's favorite St. Bernard, the one and only Beethoven! (more...)

2014 HELPMANN AWARDS NOMINATIONS Announced
by Barry Lenny - Jul 15, 2014

The 2014 Helpmann Awards Nominees were announced simultaneously at events in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Hobart and Perth. (more...)

Elevation Pictures Inks Distribution Service With Universal Home Entertainment
by Movies News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

Elevation Pictures continues its growth momentum with the announcement today that it has signed an exclusive distribution services agreement with industry powerhouse Universal Studios Home Entertainment Canada. (more...)

Chandra Lee Schwartz and Etai BenShlomo to Join WICKED National Tour in Salt Lake City, July 29
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED will be welcoming Chandra Lee Schwartz as Glinda and Etai BenShlomo on Tuesday, July 29 in Salt Lake City, UT. (more...)

Seth Rogen & Zac Efron Star in NEIGHBORS, Coming to Digital HD & Blu-ray
by Movies News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

Good fences aren't nearly enough to keep things neighborly when a non-stop rager breaks out in the suburbs next door to sleep-deprived new parents in the comedy blockbuster, Neighbors, available on DIGITAL HD August 12, 2014 (more...)

VIDEO: Scarlett Johansson Stars in Action Thriller LUCY
by Movies News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

Universal Pictures has released two new TV spots for Luc Besson's LUCY, featuring new footage from the film. LUCY will hit theaters on July 25th. (more...)

Thomas Jane to Star in New Syfy/Alcon TV Series THE EXPANSE
by TV News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

Syfy and Alcon TV today announced that three-time Golden Globe nominee Thomas Jane (Hung, The Punisher) will star as the world-weary Detective Miller (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Ollie Jochim as 'Billy' in West End's BILLY ELLIOT
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

Today, 14 July 2014, twelve year old Ollie Jochim from Chelmsford, Essex gives his first performance in the title role of the internationally award winning Billy Elliot the Musical. Ollie joins a cast lead by Ruthie Henshall who plays Mrs Wilkinson, Billy's dance teacher, and becomes the thirty-eighth boy to perform the iconic role at the Victoria Palace Theatre and the seventy-fifth boy to perform the role world-wide. (more...)

BWW Reviews: HELPMANN AWARDS 2014 NOMINATIONS Announced Across Australia
by Jade Kops - Jul 14, 2014

The Helpmann Awards are Australia's version of Broadway's Tony Awards and London's Olivier Awards. The annual awards recognise achievement in live performance including musical theatre, contemporary music, comedy, cabaret, opera, classical music, theatre, dance and physical theatre. (more...)

This Weeks New Movies - 7/15/2014 - 7/18/2014
by BWW - Jul 13, 2014

Information, posters, descriptions of all the upcoming movies being released from 7/15/2014 - 7/18/2014! (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Watch Trailer for Angelina Jolie's UNBROKEN
by Movies News Desk - Jul 10, 2014

Universal Pictures has released the trailer for director Angelina Jolie's UNBROKEN. The film hits theaters on December 25th. Get a first look below! (more...)

MONSTER HIGH: FREAKY FUSION Coming to DVD, Blue-Ray & Digital HD This September
by Movies News Desk - Jul 09, 2014

While attempting to help Frankie Stein learn more about her freaky cool scaritage, the fashionably fierce ghoulfriends travel back in time to the first day ever at Monster High! (more...)

mun2 to Present THE PURGE: ANARCHY, 7/12
by TV News Desk - Jul 09, 2014

mun2, the Hispanic cable network, premieres “mun2 Presents: The Purge: Anarchy” a behind-the-scenes look at the sequel to Summer 2013's sleeper hit on Saturday, July 12 (more...)

TEAM OT WHEELS: THE ORIGIN OF AWESOME Coming to DVD This September
by Movies News Desk - Jul 08, 2014

In the sloooooowest town in the world, four lucky kids are about to discover that life is betterin the fast lane! Meet Gage, Wyatt, Brandon and Rhett. Kids born to ride. Separately, they are seriously skilled racers, but together they become TEAM HOT WHEELS! (more...)

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