Post by Rebecca Deczynski. When they're not starring in major motion pictures, breaking sports records, or releasing chart-topping albums, some celebrities like to donate a little of their time, energy, and efforts to great causes—some even going so far as to create their own charities or foundations. Show More Summary
Entertainment Weekly reports that the Motion Picture Association of America has rated Star Wars: The Force Awakens PG-13 for “sci-fi action violence,” freaking out all those cool uncles who already bought tickets for their 6-year-old nieces and nephews. Show More Summary
Possibly the most generic Pixar movie ever. mpaa rating:PG (For peril, action and thematic elements.) Genre:Animated Theatre Release:November 25, 2015 by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Parents at the multiplex who are looking for...Show More Summary
The following article first appeared in The National Book Review The movie Carol, starring Cate Blanchette and Rooney Mara, opened in New York and Los Angeles last weekend. Carol, which has gotten rave reviews and is generating Oscar talk, is based on The Price of Salt, a novel by Patricia Highsmith. By Erin G. Show More Summary
The concussion last Sunday of the Rams quarterback, Case Keenum, provided an unwitting preview for a major motion picture opening Christmas Day called Concussion.
Rachel Weisz laughs while on stage at an Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences screening of her film Youth on Friday (November 20) in New York City. The 45-year-old actress was joined by her Youth cast mates Paul Dano, Jane Fonda, Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Rachel [...]
Even with 124 films qualifying for a run at the Documentary Feature Oscar this year, the longlist from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences isn't as extensive as in previous years. But as the doc branch sets to work narrowing...Show More Summary
2012 Calendar: Food Celebrations INTRODUCTION A motion picture is generally not studied in a literature class due to the nature of its type – devoid of any written words. However, it is my personal believe that a motion picture is a very good medium to study representation of images (not just for film schools). Because [...]
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revealed the 10 contenders for five nominations and the eventual Oscar for Best Animated Short.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the 10 finalists vying for the Animated Short trophy at the 88th Academy Awards. Member of the Short Films and Feature Animation Branch will select five nominees from group during branch screenings in Los Angeles, London, New York and San Francisco in December. Show More Summary
From “Spy” to “Inside Out,” these are the major motion picture casts that still have us raving. “Inside Out”Don’t discredit one of the year’s best ensembles just because you can’t see its actors; the Disney Pixar animated film boasts a troupe of A-listers so masterfully cast that they can convey every nuance with their voices alone. Show More Summary
Anyway, I was surprised to learn today that the British Board of Film Certification, established in 1912, continues to review motion pictures released in the UK, and that movies effectively cannot be shown in British theaters without a certificate, which...
TWENTY-SIX years after his seminal masterwork, "Do the Right Thing," Spike Lee received an Honorary Oscar at this year's Governors Awards from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on November 14th. The official AMPAS...Show More Summary
President of Paramount’s Motion Picture Group recently told WIRED that he wants to “take advantage” of unexplored parts of the Star Trek universe going forward with future films, throwing out such “ridiculous” ideas as ‘Star Trek: Zero Dark Thirty’ and meeting the SEAL Team Six of the Star Trek universe. After the action-adventure shoot-em-up blow-em-up […]
Sometimes a unique design isn’t enough to make a product a hit, but then it makes an appearance in a major motion picture and suddenly everyone wants one. Let’s call it the DeLorean BTTF effect. That’s exactly what happened with the Seiko Giugiaro 7A28-7000 once Ripley wore it in Aliens. More »
Jennifer Hudson‘s song “I Run” from the Chi-Raq motion picture soundtrack has just been released! The soundtrack features new music from R. Kelly, Sam Dew, Mali Music, Treasure Davis and Nick Cannon, among others. Chi-Raq is Spike Lee‘s new film which features Jennifer, Nick, Wesley Snipes, Angela Bassett, John Cusack and Samuel L. Jackson. Chi-Raq [...]
There’s no crying in baseball! Editing duo Burger Fiction chopped together this sequence of some of the greatest coaches’ speeches in the history of motion pictures, to form one epic motivational speech sure to get anyone off their lazy ass and turn them into a winner.
Sometimes a unique design isn’t enough to make a product a hit, but then it makes an appearance in a major motion picture and suddenly everyone wants one. Let’s call it the DeLorean BTTF effect, and that’s exactly what happened with the Seiko Giugiaro 7A28-7000 once Ripley wore it in Aliens. Read more...
It should come as no surprise to his fans that Canadian auteur Guy Maddin is a champion of film restoration and preservation, nor that he is keenly interested in lost films. After all, his own kinky, surreal motion pictures, like Careful, often look as if they were made at the very dawn of cinema itself. Show More Summary