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Action Films

There's a positive change in action films: Randeep Hooda
Hindustan Times - Jan 22, 2018

There's a positive change in action films: Randeep Hooda. Whether it is the Commando film series or Munna Michael, Naam Shabana or Baaghi -- action films in Bollywood are setting high standards. bollywood Updated: Jan 22, 2018 15:47 IST. Indo Asian ...  

Adventure Films

Slipstream is the Netflix of Adventure Films and Documentaries

The Manual (blog)The Manual (blog) - Jan 4, 2018
Slipstream is a difficult, world-famous ice climb in the Rocky Mountains. It's also the easiest way to watch hundreds of adventure films in one place. Like Netflix, Slipstream is a subscription-based video service — but just for outdoor adventure ...  

Animation Films

Animation Films Hit a High Note Courtesy of 'Coco,' 'Ferdinand' and Mariah Carey

VarietyVariety - Jan 4, 2018
With the heat that “Coco” has generated, “Remember Me” may look like the song to beat, as tunes from 'toons go. But there are formidable contenders in the music categories from other animated films, too, as seen in the Golden Globe nominations for Nick ...  

Biography Films

Ed Sheeran wants to make an 8 Mile-style biopic (think Notting Hill meets Once)

DigitalSpy.comDigitalSpy.com - Jul 4, 2017
As far as biography films go, Eminem's 8 Mile sets the bar pretty high. Someone who was clearly inspired by the gritty Detroit-based rap battle drama was a certain Ed Sheeran, who wants to make his own life-story picture. "I want to have an 8 Mile ...  

Comedy Films

Judd Apatow Explains Why He Thinks Comedy Films are Dying

TVOvermindTVOvermind - Jan 15, 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dygo6u8MXc Judd Apatow has a theory why comedy films are dying and it might not be too far off the mark. Comedy is going t.  

Crime Films

South Tyneside film highlights danger of 'mate crime'

Shields GazetteShields Gazette - Jan 16, 2018
Coun Moira Smith joins students from University of Sunderland as they put the finishing touches to their mate crime films, alongside South Tyneside Council s Graeme Littlewood and Russ Saunders. Kevin Clark · Email. Published: 06:00 Tuesday 16 January ...  

Documentary Films

HBO Confirms Sheila Nevins Exiting In 2018 As Docu Films ...

DeadlineDeadline - Dec 18, 2017
HBO has released more details of the departure of Sheila Nevins, the longtime president of HBO Documentary and Family Programming.  

Drama Films

The most exciting comedy and drama films of 2018

The GuardianThe Guardian - Dec 27, 2017
Action Park was a notoriously unsafe theme park that at one point contained a loop-the-loop waterslide reportedly responsible for decapitating a test dummy. It makes perfect sense, then, that Johnny Knoxville should star in a movie about it. A Star is ...  

Family Films

'Paddington 2': A joyful family adventure

Lexington DispatchLexington Dispatch - Jan 17, 2018
There may be no series of family films out there right now more charming, more heartwarming or more thoroughly joyful than Paul King's “Paddington,” which now boasts two films in the last four years that have been among some of the most joyful in ...  

Fantasy Films

From Blade Runner 2049 to It: Week in geek's top science fiction and fantasy films of 2017

The Guardian (blog)The Guardian (blog) - Dec 28, 2017
From Blade Runner 2049 to It: Week in geek's top science fiction and fantasy films of 2017. Hugh Jackman's grumpy mutant returned, Stephen King's sinister clown terrorised audiences and The Last Jedi mesmerised us. But the dystopian wonder of Denis ...  

Film Noir

Film noir: black dresses dominate red carpet, as Golden Globes have a 'me too' moment

South China Morning PostSouth China Morning Post - Jan 8, 2018
Film noir: black dresses dominate red carpet, as Golden Globes have a 'me too' moment. Usually at the Golden Globes, the red carpet is awash in colour. This year, it was a total blackout. PUBLISHED : Monday, 08 January, 2018, 8:46am. UPDATED : Monday ...  

History Films

When Steven Spielberg Directed Three Films Back to Back

Den of Geek USDen of Geek US - Jan 3, 2018
First came Jurassic's sequel, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, followed by two history films: the slavery drama Amistad and his World War II masterpiece Saving Private Ryan. Something was missing though. A handful of bravura moments aside, The Lost World ...  

Horror Films

Independent Films

Three Inspired Movies from the 2018 Sundance Film Festival

The New YorkerThe New Yorker - Jan 23, 2018
The 2018 Sundance Film Festival started on Wednesday and runs through January 28th; it's the main showcase for independent films, but, because of its proximity to the industry and its efforts to serve as a sort of minor league to find and place ...  

Music Films

Sundance 2018 Preview: From Joan Jett to Usher, The Most Anticipated Music Films

BillboardBillboard - Jan 8, 2018
The Sundance film festival has long showcased breakout actors and potential Academy Award contenders. But in 2018, major music artists will be driving much of the conversation at the annual film summit in Park City, Utah. “This, by far, was the year ...  

Musical Films

Clermont-Ferrand Honors Rosto, Premieres New Short 'Reruns'

Animation World Network (press release) (blog)Animation World Network (press release) (blog) - Jan 19, 2018
The Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival will premiere 'Reruns,' the final chapter in animator Rosto's tetralogy of musical films with the band Thee Wreckers. AMSTERDAM -- Animator Rosto will be a special guest at the prestigious Clermont ...  

Mystery Films

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 3: 2020 Release Date Confirmed

WhatCultureWhatCulture - Jan 16, 2018
6, 2020 as the release slots for three mystery films, so presumably one of them will go to Vol 3. Whether the early one has been changed for Spider-Man's 2019 slot remains to be seen, but it's unlikely Marvel will move away from their successful three ...  

Romance Films

Blue Monday is coming: Top 10 feel good movies PLUS how to watch Coco a week EARLY

Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk - Jan 11, 2018
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg GETTY. Seth Rogan and Evan Goldberg wrote the script of Superbad. Before Sunrise (1995). One of the greatest romance films in the history of cinema. Intelligent, passionate and unmissable. Key Scene: Record Player Scene ...  

Sci Fi Films

Debate Club: The 5 most disappointing sci-fi movies of the last 20 years

SYFY WIRE (blog)SYFY WIRE (blog) - Jan 17, 2018
Welcome to Debate Club, where Tim Grierson and Will Leitch, the hosts of the Grierson & Leitch podcast, tackle the greatest arguments in pop culture. In this week's installment, we're looking at sci-fi films from the last two decades we couldn't wait ...  

Short Films

2017 Oscar-nominated short films screened on four evenings
Twin Falls Times-News - Jan 17, 2018

KETCHUM — The Sun Valley Center for the Arts will screen the 2017 short films nominated for Academy Awards at 7 p.m. Feb. 21, 22, 28 and March 1 at Magic Lantern Cinemas, 100 Second St., Ketchum. A short film is defined by the Academy of Motion ...  

Sport Films

BT Sport Films' 'No Hunger in Paradise' to air on FA Cup third round weekend

BT SportBT Sport - Dec 20, 2017
BT Sport Films' 'No Hunger in Paradise' to air on FA Cup third round weekend. No Hunger in Paradise looks at what it takes to make it as a professional footballer in England, and the pitfalls, pressures and casualties along the way. FOOTBALL 19/12/17 ...  

Thriller Films

'Pretty intense' indie thriller films in Gastonia

Gaston GazetteGaston Gazette - Jan 20, 2018
Vanessa Ore, as Gia, and David Bianchi as Isaac, in a scene from the independent movie “Calm Before” being filmed at Catherine Trail's Gastonia home. Trail is also one of the producers of the film. [JOHN CLARK/THE GASTON GAZETTE]. Hide caption. Vanessa ...  

War Films

Netflix have added the best film about modern warfare from the last decade

JOEJOE - Jan 15, 2018
In Platoon, we're frequently told that the first casualty of war is innocence. Truth be told, this has been a strong theme that's prevalent throughout a lot of war films. For example, Full Metal Jacket showed us what's required to strip away the ...  

Western Films

For Egon Steinebach, the Methow Valley was a Western dream come true

Methow Valley NewsMethow Valley News - Jan 18, 2018
As a child growing up in Germany in the 1940s and 1950s, Egon Steinebach was fascinated with America, and especially the history and lore of cowboys and the American West. He loved going to see western films at movie theaters in Germany, and read ...  

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