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New Mexico Study Shows Sunny Results from Incentives

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  An independent study of film-TV production incentives program in New Mexico — a key destination for runaway production from California — has offered an upbeat view of its impact. The study showed  production generated $1.5 billion in economic output since mid-2009 through earlier this year. During that period, producers received about $239 million in… Read more »

Film Review: ‘Hercules’

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Brett Ratner sounds like such an improbable choice to direct a large-scale ancient Greek epic that, going into his “Hercules,” one could only hope for a modest improvement on Renny Harlin’s bargain-basement “The Legend of Hercules.”

Obama to Hollywood: ‘Scandal’ Is Not ‘Something We Want to Be Living Out’

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Updated President Obama raised money at the home of “Scandal” creator Shonda Rhimes on Wednesday evening, addressing unfolding crises in Gaza and Ukraine but also injecting a bit of levity in speaking to a crowd heavy in showbiz donors. Speaking in the backyard before a crowd shaded by white umbrellas, Obama acknowledged the anxiousness many… Read more »

Obama in Hollywood: Who’s Hosted the President

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When President Obama visits Los Angeles later on Wednesday for a series of fundraisers, notably at the home of “Scandal” creator Shonda Rhimes, and a speech at Los Angeles Trade Technical College, it will be the 17th time he’s made the trek since taking office.

The First-Ever ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle’ Drawing is On Sale for $2 Million (EXCLUSIVE)

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There are two million new reasons to take the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles a little more seriously. The characters’ co-creator Kevin Eastman is putting up for sale his first drawing of the pizza-loving crime-fighting turtles he first drew in 1984, and is seeking $2 million for the work, which can be seen below. The timing… Read more »

Dan Stevens, Oren Moverman Team Up for ‘The Ticket’ (EXCLUSIVE)

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Continuing his run of strong dramatic roles, Dan Stevens has come on to star in indie “The Ticket” with Oren Moverman producing. Ido Fluk is writing and directing with Lawrence Inglee joining Moverman as a producer. The pic follows a blind man who regains his vision only to be engulfed in selfishness, blinded by his… Read more »

Zuckerberg: Facebook Will Continue to ‘Invest Heavily’ in Virtual Reality

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Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the social giant — which completed the $2 billion acquisition of virtual-reality company Oculus this week — will continue to “invest heavily” in building out VR and related technologies over the next several years. “There are huge opportunities to build the next generation of computing platforms,” Zuckerberg said on… Read more »

Marvel Announces Another Untitled Release for 2018

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Marvel has announced the release date for another untitled film, this one dated May 4, 2018. The news comes less than a week after Disney and Marvel staked out five other dates from 2017 to 2019. The May 4, 2018 slot was vacated Wednesday morning by Sony when the studio disclosed it had undated “The… Read more »

Tommy Lee Jones Joins Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman in Thriller ‘Criminal’

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Tommy Lee Jones has joined Kevin Costner and Gary Oldman in “Criminal,” a thriller from Millennium Films. Ariel Vromen, who wrote and directed “The Iceman,” is directing “Criminal” from a script by Douglas Cook and David Weisberg. The films centers on a dead CIA operative’s memories, secrets and skills that are implanted into a prisoner… Read more »