Nigerian Film "76" Makes Its World Debut At 41st Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)
"A must watch and an insight that was long overdue. Watching the attention to detail and hearing my own voice in February 1976, brought out both sweet and sour memories as Murtala Muhammed was not only my boss, he was my friend." Olusegun Obasanjo
"76" is the first all-Nigerian, made in Nigeria ...
Satanic Panic Now Available Via FAB Press
In the 1980s, it seemed impossible to escape Satan's supposed influence. Everywhere you turned, there were warnings about a widespread evil conspiracy to indoctrinate the vulnerable through the media they consumed. This percolating cultural hysteria, now known as the "Satanic Panic," not only sought ...
New Film Podcast, Double Exposure, Pits Movie Versus Movie From Minneapolis/St. Paul
From St. Paul's Midway neighborhood comes the new Twin Cities based film podcast Double Exposure. The schtick is simple: Every other week, a guest joins hosts Chris Zumski Finke and Courtney Algeo in the studio to discuss two movies that have a common human element, director, actor or writer. After ...
D.C. Douglas, Maryse Ouellet Mizanin & Joey Lawrence Battle Zombies On Syfy's "Isle Of The Dead'
I thought it'd be cool if we could come up with a zombie film that tipped it's hat to the "Resident Evil" video games.
From the producers of "Z Nation" comes a new zombie thriller directed by Nick Lyon, "Isle of the Dead," premiering August 18 on Syfy. The film stars D.C. Douglas (Resident Evil), ...
Michael Buble - Tour Stop 148 Swings Into Cinemas Nationwide
You just haven't met him like this yet. Michael Buble and his tour crew come to the big screen for one night with "Michael Buble - Tour Stop 148" on Tuesday, September 27 at 7:00 p.m. local time. This special cinema event closely follows Buble's dedicated team on the road and features a selection of ...
"Francesca" Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Package Coming September 27th
FRANCESCA is a new giallo film from Argentinian brothers Luciano and Nicolás Onetti (Sonno Profondo, 2013). The film, which made its world premiere at SITGES Film Festival in October 2015, is now coming to home video courtesy of Unearthed Films and MVD Entertainment Group.
It's been 15 years since ...
Rihanna Joins All-Female Cast Of 'Oceans Eight'
"Ocean's 8," the all-female spin-off of the George Clooney caper franchise that started with "Ocean's 11," will start shooting in New York this October under the direction of Gary Ross ("Seabiscuit," "The Hunger Games").
Rihanna is heading back to the big screen in Ocean’s Eight, an all-female ...
Jennifer Lopez To Play Drug Lord Griselda Blanco In HBO TV Movie
Jennifer Lopez is going to be the “Cocaine Godmother” in an HBO film about famed drug lord Griselda Blanco. The latin superstar, Nuyorican Productions and LBI Entertainment are working on a film that focuses on the life and death of Blanco, who is known for her role in drug trafficking in the 1970s ...
Austin Film Festival Announces First Slate Of Films For 23rd Annual Line-up, Including Six World Premieres!
Austin Film Festival (AFF), the premier film festival recognizing writers’ and filmmakers’ contributions to film, television, and new media, announced today the first slate of films included in the 2016 lineup.
Taking place October 13-20, AFF will present the entire first season of Rooster Teeth’s ...
Rob Zombie's '31' Brings A Warped Game Of Horror To Cinemas Nationwide For One Night On September 1, 2016
From the visionary mind of Rob Zombie comes the horrific story of five carnival workers who are kidnapped on Halloween night and held hostage in an industrial Hell. The captives are then forced to play the terrifying game called “31.” Zombie’s highly-anticipated seventh feature, “31” made its world ...
Beyonce And Destiny's Child New Documentary Completes Filming
Tillman Management Group, and The Andretta Tillman Estate in association with Dousic Film & Television, are pleased to announce that it has completed the filming of "A Child of Destiny," the new documentary about the life of Andretta Tillman, the driving force behind BeyoncÃ© and Destiny's Child rise ...
A House Is Not A Home Coming On September 27, 2016!
Following a limited theatrical run, MVD Entertainment Group will release A House Is Not A Home, a DeInstitutionalized LLC production, on DVD and digital platforms on September 27th. The film stars Bill Cobbs (Night at the Museum), Richard Grieco (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, 21 Jump Street), Eddie ...
No More Tickets At The Tenth Annual Thin Line Film, Music, And Photo Fest
"Offering free access to Thin Line Fest has long been a dream of ours and we're thrilled to finally make this happen in our tenth anniversary," said Joshua Butler, Festival Director.
The number one reason people miss out on film and music festivals is the price; but Denton, Texas-based Thin Line ...
22nd Annual Black Harvest Film Festival
Chicago native and Columbia College Chicago alum Will Adams' latest film, "A 3rd First," will premiere Aug. 6 during the at the Gene Siskel Film Center of the Art Institute of Chicago. "A 3rd First," a comedy film short, tells the story of an uncomfortable first date that takes an unexpected turn. It ...
Production Company Greenlight Essentials Launches First Film To Use Artificial Intelligence In Storyboarding On Kickstarter
With Impossible Things, what you're seeing is the merging of Big Data and film making to result in an entertainment product that will entertain and be successful with a certain segment of filmgoers.
Producers of the first film to use artificial intelligence (AI) to help develop the storyboarding ...
2015-2016 Amarcord Chicago Arthouse Television & Film Festival Announced The Winners
Amarcord Television Festival pursues new ways to introduce more people to the most unique and authentic storytelling made for television and video. "The Festival would like to approach the caliber of films made by such great film directors as Eisenstein, Antonioni, Fellini, Tarkovsky, Godard, Truffaut, ...
The Return Of Ruben Blades Coming July 22, 2016
Between 1982 and 1984, music filmmaker Robert Mugge produced two feature length music docs for the UK's brand-new fourth TV network, appropriately named Channel 4 Television. Those two films were BLACK WAX with Gil Scott-Heron, now newly re-released on DVD and Blu-ray by MVD Visual, and GOSPEL ACCORDING ...
From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
AN OUTRAGEOUS NEW COMEDY FROM THE LONELY ISLAND AND 'TRAINWRECK' AND '40-YEAR-OLD VIRGIN' PRODUCER JUDD APATOW
AVAILABLE ON DIGITAL HD AUGUST 16, 2016,
ON DEMAND AUGUST 30, 2016,
AND BLU-RAYâ„¢ AND DVD SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
FROM UNIVERSAL PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT
"Insanely funny!" - Peter ...
Raiders! The True Tale Of The Raiders Of The Lost Ark Remake
Drafthouse Films and MVD Entertainment have announced the upcoming home video release of Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made on Blu-ray/DVD combo pack on August 16th.
After Steven Spielberg's classic Raiders of the Lost Ark was released 35 years ago, three 11-year-old boys from ...
Thought For Food & Son Launches New Division - Foodie Films
Thought For Food & Son, LLC, a leading creative boutique that specializes in the food industry announced today they have launched a new division; Foodie Films. Foodie Films will specialize in the production of social media recipe videos to give food companies the ability to educate consumers on how ...
'Ken-The Movie' Stars Ken Stringfellow (The Posies, Big Star, R.E.M.)
Ken – The Movie is a new film project by award-winning writer-director Claudia Rorarius. The musician Ken Stringfellow (The Posies, R.E.M., Big Star) will play the lead character in his first-ever acting role. After an intense process of research and development, the main cast is assembled, the story ...
Film Director Rich Thorne Joins New York Film Academy As Producing Chair Los Angeles
I'm a firm believer that educational institutions have the responsibility of minimizing the gaps between education and practical experience. I'm very pleased to have joined NYFA as the Producing Chair.
The is pleased to announce that filmmaker Rich Thorne will be its new Producing Department Chair.
New Titanic Film To Set Sail; "Titanic Code" Slated For Spring 2017 Voyage
Seven Stars Entertainment, a Sun Seven Stars Media Group subsidiary, and Peak Time Entertainment, the new co-venture between producers Bruno Wu and Arthur Sarkissian, announce their project, Titanic Code, scheduled to begin filming in early 2017 as a Chinese-American production.
The announcement ...
When It Comes To Comic-Con Warner Bros. Television Group Holds The Keys To The Kingdom Now, You Can Too!
Fans can take SUPERGIRL back to their room at Comic-Con 2016 with Warner Bros. Television's hotel key card promotion. (Photo: (c) WBEI. All Rights Reserved.)
Which Super Hero will you take back to your room? @warnerbrostv keycards are back for @Comic_Con 2016: http://bit.ly/29Lq10B #WBSDCC
'The Fight Within' Hits Theaters Aug. 12 In A Faith-Film Cage Match From Gvn Releasing
THE FIGHT WITHIN”a muscular faith film set in the rough-and-tumble world of MMA (mixed martial arts)”premieres in limited theatrical release, nationwide Aug. 12, from GVN Releasing. With a mashup of faith, fighting and romance, the film's producers aim to attract a wide audience.
"Faith films tend ...
All American Bikini Car Wash Is Speeding Up To DVD
Summer is the perfect season for All American Bikini Car Wash to finally roll out on DVD. Summer sizzles with hot cars and bikinis, now available on DVD from all major retailers.
Billed by fans and movie critics alike as a much needed throwback to the fun sexy comedies of the 80's and 90's, All ...
Back In Time Coming To DVD On 9/13
This documentary is a look at the very real impact the Back to the Future movies have had on our culture. This tightly-focused film shows that what was once a little idea became something truly amazing which resonated through the culture.
Spanning over two years of filming, Back in Time is a cinematic ...
New Drama 'Interwoven', Starring Academy Awards Winner Mo'Nique, To Debut In The Flix Premiere Online Cinema On July 1, 2016
"Interwoven embodies the quality of films that moviegoers can expect to see in the Flix Premiere Theater: great stories with intriguing characters," said Martin Warner, founder and CEO of Flix Premiere.
Flix Premiere announced that 'Interwoven', directed by V.W. Scheich, starring Academy AwardsÂ® ...
Indie Movie 'Range 15' Overcomes Theater Threats And Grosses $602,000 In Its First Six Days Out On Big Screens Across The Nation
This isn't a community that you can rule with fear.
TUGG, the international cinema on-demand distribution platform, announced today that the opening box office of military comedy Range 15 has clocked in at $463,397 over this past weekend with an eye-popping $602,000 in pre-order ticket sales in its ...
Rory Feek Of Musical Duo Joey+Rory Brings 'to Joey, With Love,' A Story Of Life, Love And Hope That Never Dies, To Cinemas Nationwide September 20 Only
Joey+Rory were known for living a simple life together just outside Nashville, Tennessee, away from the critical acclaim, coveted awards, TV exposure, and endorsements they received, but the husband-and-wife duo captured the hearts of millions with their story of love and strength during Joey's fight ...