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  • Jimi Hendrix is Reborn Again

    Jimi Hendrix is Reborn Again
    John Ridley's Hendrix biopic, All Is by My Side, starring dead ringer and Outkast member André Benjamin as Jimi (but without any of Jimi's actual music), premiered last month at the Toronto Film Festival (to mixed reviews). On Nov. 5, Bloomsbury publishes...
  • There's Always A Sequel

    There's Always A Sequel
    "Who Killed The Electric Car?" might have ended with it's main character no longer among the living; but like Freddy, electric cars have risen from the dead. A new documentary, "Revenge of the Electric Car," directed by Chris Paine, opened last week...
  • 'Selma' a nod to the past and the present

    The day the Ferguson grand jury's decision was announced, actor David Oyelowo was in Atlanta to discuss his portrayal of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in "Selma." In a matter of hours, the St. Louis suburb would be rocked by protests and a spasm of...
  • Hundreds of theaters screen 'The Interview': 'We're taking a stand for freedom'

    Hundreds of theaters screen 'The Interview': 'We're taking a stand for freedom'
     Critics and early viewers agree that "The Interview" is less than a masterpiece. But thanks to threats from hackers that nearly derailed its release, it has become an event. Hundreds of theaters Thursday, from The Edge 8 in Greenville, Alabama, to...
  • ‘Star Trek 3′ boldly goes forward with ‘Furious’ director Justin Lin

     
    “Star Trek 3″ has found a director in Justin Lin. The “Fast & Furious 6″ filmmaker will take over the […]...
  • Mystery man who undid Enigma

    "He was an amazing human being who is finally, rightfully, getting recognition for the great advances he made," Benedict Cumberbatch says about Alan Turing, the British mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, and computer pioneer who led the team of code-...
  • 'Foxcatcher' director energized by commitment from actors

    The day Channing Tatum wore a thin coating of baby oil and a wrestling singlet so his character could be photographed, as Steve Carell's oddball John du Pont paced back and forth, was an encouraging, confidence-building sign for "Foxcatcher" director...
  • Lennon's spirit lives in Orlando

    Lennon's spirit lives in Orlando
    Veteran Orlando musician, radio host and social activist Joseph Martens recently has been dividing his time between Central Florida and Nashville, Tenn., so it was worth wondering whether he'd have time to organize his annual John Lennon Tribute....
  • 'Foxcatcher' a huge departure for Carrel

    Actor Steve Carell has no tales of museum-hopping or taking selfies with fans while filming "Foxcatcher" in Pittsburgh. "I didn't do much sightseeing or going out to restaurants, which I felt badly about, but the days were so long and grueling and...
  • World premiere of film shot in Lake, Sanford to be held in Winter Garden

    World premiere of film shot in Lake, Sanford to be held in Winter Garden
    The Garden Theatre in Winter Garden at 7 p.m. today will be the venue for the world premiere of "Clarity," a feature short film shot in Clermont, Eustis and Sanford. The nine-minute-long mystery/thriller was filmed this past summer by Brendon Rogers...
  • 'Selma' to open Palm Springs Film Festival, 'Boychoir' to close

    Ava DuVernay's civil rights drama "Selma" will open the 26th Palm Springs International Film Festival, which is set for Jan. 2-12, organizers announced Tuesday. Starring David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King Jr., "Selma" chronicles the three months in...