Neon Buys Aretha Franklin Documentary 'Amazing Grace'
Neon has bought the North American rights to Aretha Franklin's documentary Amazing Grace!
Neon said it's planning an early 2019 theatrical release.
The film was shot in 1972 by Sydney Pollack at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles. It was originally planned by Warner Bros. ...
Movie Inspired By Prince's Music In The Works At Universal
According to reports, Universal Pictures has attained the rights to a variety of popular Prince tracks for an original musical film based on the musicians life. It is reported the film will be more like a MAMMA MIA-style film, with his music just used as signposts throughout, as opposed to a biopic.
Bradley Cooper's "A Star Is Born" Receives Special One-Week IMAX Engagement
Beginning on December 7 and for just one week, Warner Bros. Pictures', Live Nation Productions' and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures' "A Star Is Born" will receive a national engagement in select IMAX® theatres throughout the U.S. and Canada. In addition to experiencing the film for the first time in IMAX, ...
Tony Award-Winner John Wulp Passes Away At Age 90
It has been reported American producer, scenic designer, director, artist, and playwright John Wulp passed away this week at age 90.
Wulp won a Tony Award for Best Revival for his production of Dracula in 1978, starring Frank Langella which opened at the Martin Beck Theatre on October 20, 1977.
Artsploitation Films Partners With Film Festival Flix To Launch New Online Streaming Movie Channel
This amazing streaming online channel catalogs the Artsploitation collection like no other place on the internet.
Artsploitation Films has partnered with Film Festival Flix to launch a brand new channel that will feature the best of foreign films - horror, cult, erotic, and beyond.
This amazing ...
Grassroots Cannabis To Sponsor Weed The People Film Screening In Chicago
Grassroots Cannabis, an Illinois-based medical cannabis company with licensed business operations in six states and growing, announced today that the company will sponsor a screening of Weed the People at 7:00 p.m. CT on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at Music Box Theatre located at 3733 N Southport Ave. in Chicago, ...
Damien Chazelle To Partner With Netflix For Musical Drama "The Eddy"
According to reports Netflix will join the production team on "The Eddy," the upcoming Paris-set musical drama from Oscar-winning helmed Damien Chazelle ("La La Land").
Atlantique Productions will executive produce. Chazelle directs two episodes of the series, in addition to executive producing.
Watch Donald Glover & Rihanna's "Guava Island" Trailer
Donald Glover announced that his current This Is America tour would be his final tour as Childish Gambino. Now, he seems to be directing his efforts toward film— pivoting to video, if you will.
Glover's second annual Pharos festival — which he described as "a gathering of the five intuitives ...
Maniac - The Notorious Horror Classic! New 3 Disc Limited Edition 4k Restoration Coming On December 11, 2018
Frank Zito (a career performance by writer/executive producer Joe Spinell of ROCKY and THE GODFATHER fame) is a deeply disturbed man, haunted by the traumas of unspeakable childhood abuse. And when these horrific memories begin to scream inside his mind, Frank prowls the seedy streets of N ew York City ...
Trafalgar Releasing Breaks Records With 300,000 Tickets Sold For Coldplay: A Head Full Of Dreams
One of the world's biggest bands, Coldplay were given the big screen treatment with A Head Full of Dreams from director, Mat Whitecross (Supersonic). Trafalgar Releasing distributed the film in over 70 countries worldwide and across 2,650 movie theaters on November 14. The one night only engagement ...