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  • Wong Kar-wai's 'Grandmaster' to Release in 3D in October (EXCLUSIVE)

    HONG KONG -- Iconic Hong Kong-based director Wong Kar-wai has set mid-October as the release date for a new 3D version of "The Grandmaster," his Oscar-nominated biopic of Ip Man, the martial arts maestro who mentored Bruce Lee. The 3D version will be...
  • 'Accused' Tapped Dutch Candidate For Oscar's Foreign-Language Noms

    Paula van der Oest's thriller drama "Accused" ("Lucia de B.") will represent the Netherlands in the race for foreign-language nominations at the Academy Awards. "Accused," which is based on a true story of Lucia de Berk and penned by Moniek Kramer and...
  • Toronto: Judy Cairo Heads Back to Fest With 'Boychoir'

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - During the height of the recession, producer Judy Cairo managed to break into the feature film business with a smallish indie called "Crazy Heart" through her Informant Media banner. Since "Crazy Heart" became a major hit with...
  • Norway Sends '1001 Grams' To Oscar's Foreign-Language Race

    Bent Hamer's "1001 Grams" is set to represent Norway in the foreign)language Academy Awards' race. Pic will play in the Masters sidebar at the Toronto film fest. "1001 Grams stands out with a clear international profile - in Hamer's unique way it...
  • Doritos Recruits Elizabeth Banks, 'Pitch Perfect 2′ to Promote its Super Bowl Ads

    Doritos is making a very different play this year to promote its appearance at the Super Bowl. As part of its "Crash the Super Bowl" campaign, the snack brand has turned to Elizabeth Banks, who is currently directing "Pitch Perfect 2" for Universal...
  • Professor's quest reveals LBJ vendetta against George Hamilton

    PHILADELPHIA For a few months in 1966, the budding romance between film star George Hamilton and Lynda Bird Johnson, daughter of the 36th president, was the talk of Washington. Gossip columnists followed their every move as Hamilton squired her around...
  • The big summer box office winner turns out to be a surprise

    Talk about being hooked on a feeling. And a film. "Guardians of the Galaxy," set to a literal and figurative "Awesome Mix Vol. 1," improbably nudged aside "X-Men," "Transformers," "Turtles" and "Maleficent" to emerge as the top movie of the summer of...
  • Seth MacFarlane is a family guy at the Bowl's John Williams tribute

    Seth MacFarlane is a family guy at the Bowl's John Williams tribute
    Seth MacFarlane: Live at the Hollywood Bowl! A sentence perhaps many thought or wished that they would never see. But there he was, the “Family Guy” creator, in the cool of a beautiful August evening, dressed in a formal white jacket and a...
  • Disney short 'Frozen Fever' coming in spring 2015, with new song

    A new cold front is approaching in the form of "Frozen Fever," a Disney animated short that will reunite the characters and creators of the blockbuster musical film "Frozen." Directed by Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck and set for release in spring 2015,...
  • OSCARS: Croatia's 'Cowboys' to Chase Academy Award

    LONDON -- Croatia has selected Tomislav Mrsic's comedy "Cowboys" as its submission for the foreign-language film Oscar. Pic centers on a theater director who returns to his home town and sets out to form a theater troupe from a group of misfits, losers...
  • Big Brother? That's the point.

    Big Brother? That's the point.
    Prepare to be watched if you're going to Allentown's new arena area, which will be covered with more cameras than an Oscars ceremony ... Goodbye corn fields! A Weisenberg Township industrial park will see two new buildings go up ... Harrisburg's loss...