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    Oscars: 'The Last Jedi,' 'Blade Runner 2049' and More Advance in VFX Race

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has selected 10 films to move forward in the visual effects category for the 90th Academy Awards. AMPAS made the announcement on Monday. The list is dominated by big-budget tentpole films such as “Blade Runner 2049,” “Dunkirk,” “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,” “Star Wars: The Last [...]

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    Eliza Hittman, Penny Lane Snag Rooftop Films Grants (EXCLUSIVE)

    Eliza Hittman and Penny Lane have been honored with grants from Rooftop Films. The two filmmakers were honored with the Garbó NYC Feature Film Grants, which comes with a $15,000 cash prize. Hittman will use the money support her new film, “A,” and Lane will use it on her next project, an untitled film about [...]

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    How Rian Johnson and His 'The Last Jedi' Team Tackled the Massive Undertaking of a New 'Star Wars'

    For Disney-Lucasfilm’s “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” writer-director Rian Johnson worked with an A-list lineup of behind-the-camera talent. On Dec. 15, the day the film opened to spectacular box office, Johnson spoke with Variety about the contributions of his colleagues: several were veterans of his three previous movies (“Brick,” “The Brothers Bloom” and “Looper”) and [...]

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    Ashleigh Cummings Joins Warner Bros.' 'The Goldfinch' Adaptation (EXCLUSIVE)

    Newcomer Ashleigh Cummings has landed the role of Pippa in Warner Bros. and Amazon Studios’ adaptation of “The Goldfinch,” sources tell Variety. Ansel Elgort is set to star as Theo, with “Dunkirk” actor Aneurin Barnard playing Boris, and Willa Fitzgerald portraying Kitsey. “Brooklyn” director John Crowley will helm the pic. Warner Bros. had no comment [...]

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    Alamo Drafthouse Launching Video Rental Store in 2018 (EXCLUSIVE)

    The Alamo Drafthouse chain is taking a step into the past by launching Video Vortex, a reimagining of classic video rental stores, at its upcoming 11-screen location in Raleigh, N.C. The company, now in its 20th year with 29 locations in operation, is touting Video Vortex as one of the largest video archives on the [...]

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    Box Office: Fathom Events Sees Soaring 2017 Performance (EXCLUSIVE)

    Amid an overall slump in domestic moviegoing, Fathom Events has seen a surge this year in box office for its live events and one-night showings for theatrical chains. The company, which is co-owned by AMC Entertainment, Cinemark Holdings and Regal Entertainment Group, has topped the $1 million mark with 26 different events in 2017. That’s [...]

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    Italian Moviegoers Shrug Off Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Director Fausto Brizzi

    ROME – Sexual harassment allegations against Italian director Fausto Brizzi do not appear to have had a negative impact on the box office performance of his Christmas comedy “Poveri ma Ricchissimi.” The movie has opened at No. 3 on the Italian box-office chart via Warner Bros. in a country that seems largely unaffected by the Harvey Weinstein [...]

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