Saturday, November 18, 2017

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Monday, Nov. 6, 2017
Sony Pulls AFI Fest Premiere of "All the Money" With Spacey
Sony Pictures has pulled the film "All the Money in the World" from its AFI Fest premiere following the sexual misconduct allegations made against co-star Kevin Spacey. In a statement Monday, Sony's TriStar Pictures said it was withdrawing the film from the Los Angeles festival because "it would be...
Monday, Nov. 6, 2017
Director Paul Briganti Joins Merman, Gains 1st Representation For Spots, Branded Content
Merman has added Paul Briganti to its directorial roster. He gains his first career representation for commercials and branded entertainment. Merman will focus on the ad market for Briganti but hopes to also develop long-form projects with him down the road. Briganti is a comedy TV, film and...
Monday, Nov. 6, 2017
ANA Multicultural & Diversity Initiative Sets Marketing Priorities To Promote Inclusion, Business Growth
The ANA Alliance for Inclusive & Multicultural Marketing (AIMM) unveiled a set of key priorities for the coming year that are specifically designed to help marketers increase their focus on multicultural marketing to help drive overall corporate growth. The announcement was made today (11/6) in...
Monday, Nov. 6, 2017
Box Office Thunder: "Thor: Ragnarok" Makes $121M Debut
"Thor: Ragnarok" thundered to one of the year's best box-office debuts with an estimated $121 million domestically, proving again — just as its flexing its muscle — the might of the Walt Disney Co. The robust debut for Marvel's third "Thor" movie was a welcome shot in the arm for Hollywood and...
Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017
Director Jason Wise Rolls Out Documentary On Rose Marie's Surprising Life
Rose Marie's place in show business history is anchored by her performance as smart aleck comedy writer Sally on "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and a "Hollywood Squares" quipster. That is simply criminal, as a new documentary makes clear. Before she became a TV second banana, Baby Rose Marie was a big-...
Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017
Netflix: If "House of Cards" Continues, It Will Be Without Kevin Spacey
Netflix said Friday night that Kevin Spacey will no longer be a part of "House of Cards" and it's cutting all other ties with the actor after a series of allegations of sexual harassment and assault. "Netflix will not be involved with any further production of 'House of Cards' that includes Kevin...
Friday, Nov. 3, 2017
Brett Morgen's "Jane" Named Best Documentary At Critics' Choice Awards
Director Brett Morgen’s Jane took home the top honor as Best Documentary at the second annual Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards held this evening (11/2) at BRIC in Brooklyn. The National Geographic film sheds light on Jane Goodall and her groundbreaking work with chimpanzees. The documentary...
Monday, Oct. 16, 2017
Will Weinstein's Downfall Yield Real Change In Hollywood?
"That's how it works," actress and director Sarah Polley recalls Harvey Weinstein saying to her years ago in his office. If she agreed to a "very close relationship" with him she could go on to be a star and win awards, he said. He told her that a famous actress had once sat in her seat and that...
Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017
"Happy Death Day" Continues Successful Horror Run At Box Office
The box office might be struggling this year, but the horror genre is alive and well. This weekend the "Groundhog Day"-like horror pic "Happy Death Day" scored a first-place finish, surpassing expectations and blowing the much costlier and star-driven "Blade Runner 2049" out of the water. Studio...
Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017
Zvyagintsev's "Loveless" Named Best Picture At London Film Fest
Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev's "Loveless," a piercing drama about a divorcing couple whose son disappears, won the best picture prize at the London Film Festival on Saturday. The award was Zvyagintsev's second top trophy from the London festival. He received the best picture award in 2014...