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Collecting stories about the political commodity of water and food in third-world countries and how a people either are fed or starve depending on whatever entity is in control.
Clooney will co-direct and star in the six-episode series based on Joseph Heller’s 1961 novel that was previously turned into a 1970 film directed by the late Mike Nichols.
While the debate continues over whether or not Deadpool will receive any Oscar love, The People’s Choice Awards is happy to show the actioner the love, as the film picked up wins for Favorite Action Movie and Favorite Movie Actor.
As we head into a season of indie films and critical darlings fighting for a few awards season nominations, the 2017 People’s Choice Awards has released their list of nominees, celebrating the big hits that gained pop culture notoriety over the past year.
The mystery/thriller set in 1950s Morocco is about a woman named Alice Shipley who tries to leave both her past and her college roommate behind after the man she intends to marry suddenly dies. Years later, she reconnects with that same roommate, Lucy, and then Alice’s husband disappears.
George Clooney and Grant Heslov’s indie production company Smokehouse Pictures is partnering with Making a Murderer filmmakers Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos for America’s Most Admired Lawbreaker based on a series of Huffington Post articles by Steven Brill.
While Money Monster could easily be cast aside as the latest pop culture fodder to depict the financial woes of modern society, it manages to stand out as a no-frills thriller and a solid movie.
UPDATE (3.10.16): Imperative Entertainment wins the war for David Grann’s Killers of the Flower Moon with a massive $5 million bid, making this one of the richest book deals to go down in recent history. Imperative beat out an offer from Star Wars director JJ Abrams.
A massive bidding war is underway right now as some of Hollywood’s biggest players compete for the rights to Lost City of Z author David Grann’s upcoming Killers Of The Flower Moon. A-listers are attached and studios are swarming as the year’s biggest bidding war gets underway!
With Hail, Caesar!, The Coen Brothers serve up a meandering buffer film filled with plenty of Coen-isms to keep their fanbase of cinephiles satisfied until they release their next soul-stirring drama.
Grand Jury Prizes and Audience Awards were handed out to the top films and three more big deals were made as the Sundance Film Festival of 2016 came to a close.
With Sundance just around the corner, we’re bringing you our picks for what’s worth watching at the festival. From films about the New Zealand bush, ’80s teen new wave bands, and–you guessed it–wiener dogs, here is a hearty serving of some of the most intriguing films in the ‘Premieres’ category.
Follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix.
Set in the iconic Carlyle Hotel, Bill Murray brings an extra-special dose of holiday cheer to Netflix with the premiere of an all-star musically-driven comedy special.
Sandra Bullock is set to take point in the next installment of Ocean’s Eleven leading a new, all-female team of thieves. Gary Ross will direct the gender-swapping flick.
When the star of a studio’s largest film is kidnapped mid-production, everyone scrambles to find him while keeping the news out of the tabloids.
Logline: When a woman receives a manuscript for a novel from her ex-husband, the violent material forces her to discover dark truths about herself.
The series, set in the fictional Yorkshire country estate of Downton Abbey, depicts the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the post-Edwardian era—with the great events in history having an effect on their lives and on the British social hierarchy.
Bound by a shared destiny, a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory as “Tomorrowland.”
Logline: Focuses on the British phone hacking scandal that brought down News of the World.
Logline: About a fixer in Hollywood circa 1950s who works for the studios to protect the stars of the day