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  • Broadway's Kelli O'Hara Joins NBC's 'Peter Pan Live!'

    NBC has again turned to the Great White Way before setting off for Neverland, tapping Tony nominee Kelli O'Hara for its upcoming musical "Peter Pan Live!." O'Hara, whose credits include "The Bridges of Madison County" and "Nice Work if You Can Get It,"...
  • With Shocking Abortion Scene Restored, 'Nymphomaniac' Makes Venice Fest Most Daring

    If the 2014 festival circuit were a contest -- and why shouldn't it be, since these lofty-minded sprocket operas pit the directors whose work they screen in competition against one another? -- then the Venice film festival emerges the winner. That will...
  • Taiwan to Take 'Ice Poison' on Foreign-Language Oscar Campaign

    TORONTO - Taiwan has selected "Ice Poison" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. The film by Taiwan-based Burmese director Midi Z is the story of impoverished Burmese who through miserable circumstances turn to selling and...
  • 'It's Only a Play'

    "NEW York, without the theater, is Newark!" utters the Matthew Broderick playwright-character in the about-to-open hit comedy, "It's Only a Play." This Terrence McNally work of inside theatre genius is already over the moon at the Longacre and it doesn't...
  • Russian Cinema: Local Pics Up VFX Ante

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Russian audiences have an enthusiasm for 3D, large formats and visual effects, says Paul Heth, CEO of leading Russian exhibition chain Karo. That lines up Russians with audiences in much of the world, where such spectacle...
  • Toronto: So Many Actor Standouts, But Where Are the Great Roles for Women?

    In just 10 days, festival-goers have seen way too many best-actor contenders, and there are plenty of year-end possibilities still to come. Will the Academy expand the actor race to accommodate this year's crop? No way, but they should: The quality and...
  • Toronto Film Review: 'Beyond the Lights'

    "Beyond the Lights" is a strange beast, . Yet writer-director Gina Prince-Bythewood ("Love and Basketball") nonetheless manages to fit all the warring elements of her screenplay into an undeniably entertaining, attractive package, buoyed by a fierce...
  • Golden Globe winner Morton says UK police never investigated child abuse

    LONDON (Reuters) - Golden Globe-winning actress Samantha Morton has said she was sexually abused as a child in the English city of Nottingham but authorities refused to respond to her complaints, a familiar tale as Britain grapples with a string of...
  • Disney World is building 'Frozen' attraction

    Disney's "Frozen" was a huge blockbuster so it makes sense that Disney will try to capitalize on the popularity of the animated film with a "Frozen" attraction at Walt Disney World. Disney announced Friday that construction has begun for a "Frozen"...
  • Editors of Films With Awards Buzz Often Get a Cut of the Action

    Awards-season focus on the film editing category is sharpest when the editing Oscar lines up with the best picture Oscar. So it's no surprise that the editors of some key best pic contenders are getting the kind of media attention usually reserved for...
  • Disney: 'Frozen' ride will replace Epcot's Maelstrom

    Disney: 'Frozen' ride will replace Epcot's Maelstrom
    More "Frozen" is officially on its way to Walt Disney World.  Epcot's Maelstrom ride, located in the Norway pavilion of the theme park, will be renovated into a ride based on Disney's popular animated film. The new attraction "will take our guests to...