L.A.-based Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to Michael O’Shea’s atmospheric New York tale The Transfiguration, which world-premiered at Cannes’ Un Certain Regard, reports Variety. Sold by Protagonist Pictures at Toronto, The...Show More Summary
MONTREAL (Reuters) - A deal to limit carbon emissions from global civil aviation could be voluntary for the first five years instead of mandatory for certain countries under the current proposal, four sources familiar with the matter said.
George Lucas certainly approves of Marvel Comics' latest "Han Solo" series. The "Star Wars" creator emailed Marvel comic-book artist Mark Brooks asking to purchase every original page from "Han Solo #1" and "#2." " Surreal is an understatement,"...Show More Summary
Prime Minister Turnbull's refusal to nominate Kevin Rudd for UN secretary-general (SG) last week, claiming Rudd wasn’t ‘well suited,’ almost certainly ends his chance at running for the UN’s top spot. It was an unexpected twist for UN...Show More Summary
Most animated princesses conform to a certain standard of beauty that's stood as a time tested moneymaker. However, this isn't the case with Trolls' Princess Poppy, and for good reason. Read on to find out just why Poppy looks so unique.
EXCLUSIVE: One of the best movies I saw at this year’s Cannes Film Festival in May was Hell Or High Water, a very American movie from a very British director,David Mackenzie. It played very well in the Un Certain Regard competition at...Show More Summary
Aside from steering away from smoking or drinking while pregnant, expectant mothers are also encouraged to avoid certain foods. According to Foodsafety.gov, pregnancy takes a toll on the mother’s immune system, making her and her unborn child more vulnerable to foodborne bacteria, viruses, and...
Five days after General Mills Inc. tripled the size of its flour recall — now at 30 million pounds — officials in China warned people there to stop using certain bags of Gold Medal flour because of possible E. coli contamination. Unlike the expanded recall notice posted on the Food and Drug Administration’s website, the... Continue Reading
The word "elite" gets thrown around a lot these days in sports, from constant talk show discussions to hilarious Twitter jokes featuring a certain NFL quarterback. When it comes to college football, a player becoming "elite" is a unique situation. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich on Wednesday signed a bill legalizing marijuana use for medical purposes under certain circumstances, his office said. Over the last few years, state legislatures and voters in the United...Show More Summary
Curated VOD streaming service MUBI has stepped up its game with a pair of acquisitions out of the Cannes Film Festival. The global platform has taken U.S. and UK/Ireland theatrical and digital rights to Un Certain Regard prize winner The Happiest Day In the Life Of Olli Maki. Show More Summary
D’un côté, il y a les market fare : un tarif dédié à un marché, à une zone géographique. Certaines compagnies vont cibler ces marchés et proposer des tarifs adaptés à la demande. La connaissance de ces market fare permet parfois de faire de jolies affaires – les 3 C (Le Caire, Casablanca, Colombo), Tunis,...
Love & Friendship and Jane Austen by Marjorie Skinner I t's a little rude to betray the wishes of an author who kept certain books out of public view. Still, examining early, inferior, or neglected manuscripts can enable a richer understanding of the author's work. Show More Summary
Back in 2006, Nike introduced the high-performance SUMO 2 golf club driver, specially engineered to help golfers hit straighter shots, even for slightly off-center hits. There was just one problem: the newly designed club made an unpleasantly...Show More Summary
UPDATE, WRITETHRU: With 24 hours to go until the Palme d’Or and other winners are unveiled in the main Cannes Film Festival competition, its companion section, Un Certain Regard, handed out its laurels tonight. The top prize went to The Happiest Day In The Life Of Olli Maki. Show More Summary
After wowing critics here on the Croisette, Lionsgate is breaking its CBS Films western Hell or High Water wide sooner than expected. The film will still debut in a limited number of theaters on Aug. 12, but it will now go wide the following weekend on Aug. Show More Summary
In its third acquisition of an Official Selection title here in Cannes, Sony Pictures Classics has taken North and Latin American rights to Michael Dudok de Wit’s The Red Turtle. The animated film premiered yesterday in Un Certain Regard...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Here is a look at After the Storm, Japanese writer-director Kore-eda Hirokazu’s family drama that premieres tonight in the Un Certain Regard sidebar at Cannes. Abe Hiroshi stars Ryota, a former celebrated author who now blows the money he makes as a private eye on gambling and barely can make his child-support payments. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Tim Grady and Jeff Lipsky’s Adopt Films has picked up all U.S. rights to Eran Kolirin’s Beyond The Mountains And Hills, an Israeli drama that’s running here in the Un Certain Regard section. Adopt plans a broad release in early 2017. Show More Summary
Album: Fuzzy Year: 1993 You young’uns who only know Grant-Lee Phillips as the Stars Hollow town troubadour in Gilmore Girls might be surprised that — for a short while in 1993 — Grant Lee Buffalo felt like the most important band in the world. Show More Summary