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Action Films


The Reason 'Resident Evil' Is Revolutionary For Female-Led Action ...

BustleBustle - May 16, 2017
The day before the Blu-Ray & DVD release of Resident Evil: The Final Chapter on May 16, I hop on the phone with franchise vet Ali Larter, who tells me a little ...  

Adventure Films


Mayo GAA stars feature in #WildMayo adventure films

Connaught TelegraphConnaught Telegraph - May 15, 2017
THE launch of the #WildMayo short adventure films takes place tomorrow evening in the Light House Cinema, Dublin. Featuring GAA footballers Aidan O' Shea, Lee Keegan and Colm Boyle, as well as kite-surfer Francois Colussi and tri-athlete Con Doherty, ...  

Animation Films


Arthouse calendar

Honolulu Star-AdvertiserHonolulu Star-Advertiser - May 18, 2017
Program 3: 1 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, with short animation films from Zapoteco, Aboriginal, pan-African, Hawaiian, Tuvaluan, Celtic, Chiapas and Maori cultures. A panel discussion on intellectual property and culture in films and animation follows with ...  

Biography Films


Plan an Inaugurexit That's Just Right for You

TruthdigTruthdig - Jan 13, 2017
All presidential biography films—yank. And be wary of classics like “Born Yesterday.” I recently watched it but started seeing orange hair on Broderick Crawford and hallucinating Judy Holiday with a Russian accent. Whoa! Way too close for comfort ...  

Comedy Films


These Are The Most Iconic Comedy Films Of All Time

D'MargeD'Marge - May 8, 2017
Dark, witty and absolutely inappropriate jokes make the world go round. Whether you're in the office or hanging out, an intuitive quip is essential for every man's survival. Why not draw influence from the best comedy films around? From old-school ...  

Crime Films


Martin Scorsese and Ben Wheatley on 'Free Fire,' Gunfights and Crime Flicks

RollingStone.comRollingStone.com - Apr 24, 2017
"Lots of crime films are about work. Free Fire could have been about a company of plumbers doing pipe-fixing and stuff. But the plumbing film is not so exciting."-Director Ben Wheatley. MS: That movie's hard to watch, though. It's so ugly. BW: It's ...  

Documentary Films


Gael Garcia Bernal On Mexico's Plan to Save Its Image With Documentary Films

IndieWireIndieWire - May 10, 2017
Gael Garcia Bernal On Mexico's Plan to Save Its Image With Documentary Films. The Ambulante Documentary Film Festival, now in its 12th year, is helping the country grapple with its own identity. Eric Kohn. May 10, 2017 11:16 am. @erickohn. Share This ...  

Drama Films


TV drama films at harbour

County EchoCounty Echo - May 21, 2017
A CREW from the hit BBC TV drama Casualty spent several hours filming scenes at Fishguard Harbour on Tuesday afternoon. Curious spectators were met with a wall of silence when they tried to find out details of when the scenes would appear. “I can't ...  

Family Films


Summer Movie Preview 2017: 8 family films on the horizon | NOLA ...
NOLA.com - May 9, 2017

Baby-sitter? You don't need no stinkin' baby-sitter. The summer movie season is underway, and in addition to all the date-night fare and girls-night-out movies ...  

Fantasy Films


Putnam First Friday celebrates sci-fi, fantasy films

Norwich BulletinNorwich Bulletin - May 3, 2017
Cleverly titled “Revenge of the Fifth,” May's event will celebrate science fiction and fantasy films. No other genre of film has inspired more loyal and enthusiastic fans. From the first glimpse of the Star Destroyer in “Star Wars,” to Bilbo Baggins ...  

Film Noir


Crafting the Dark Film Noir of 1947 Los Angeles in 'Archer: Dreamland'

Animation World Network (press release) (registration) (blog)Animation World Network (press release) (registration) (blog) - May 17, 2017
With a bold, film noir throwback story arc and completely new visual design, Season 8 of the FXX hit Archer has never played, or looked better. This season, aptly titled Archer: Dreamland, picked right up from last year's season ending cliffhanger ...  

History Films


Are films a good way to learn history?

Study International NewsStudy International News - May 19, 2017
While not enough to draw clear conclusions, this study suggests history films are likely used quite often in the classroom. So why do teachers choose to show movies with class time? People often talk about the stereotype of the busy/lazy/overwhelmed ...  

Horror Films


Independent Films


Cannes Market: Budgets Tumble as Independent Films Get Squeezed Overseas

VarietyVariety - May 16, 2017
But these days, star power alone is not enough for projects being pitched at Cannes as seismic change reshapes the independent business and its markets, led by Europe, the biggest for most U.S. independent films. “Cast is still important. But while a ...  

Music Films


Princeton Festival Season Kicks Off June 3: Chamber Music, Films ...

PR Newswire (press release)PR Newswire (press release) - May 17, 2017
PRINCETON, N.J., May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Tickets are now on sale for all 22 performances in the 13th season of The Princeton Festival ...  

Musical Films


Tunkhannock native Catherine Shefski pens feature film about classical musicians

The Abington JournalThe Abington Journal - May 15, 2017
She collaborated with Playing with Beethoven's production team on the award-winning musical films and series “Waiting in the Wings: The Musical,” “My 2 Black Girlfriends,” “Steve's Quest,” and “The Breakout: A Rock Opera.” Page's team is raising funds ...  

Mystery Films


I had the liberty to experiment in Yaarivan: Tatineni Satya

Deccan ChronicleDeccan Chronicle - May 8, 2017
The story narration would be unlike other typical mystery films. The success of films like Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru is an encouragement to try things differently.” The film also stars Prabhu (as the heroine's father) and veteran Delhi Ganesh in an ...  

Romance Films


A decade long romance: Films that captured Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's on-screen chemistry

Daily News & AnalysisDaily News & Analysis - Apr 20, 2017
Abhi-Aish celebrate their 10th wedding anniversary today. Here's looking at their reel life love stories... Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have been happily married for 10 years now. The much-in-love couple tied the knot a decade ago in ...  

Sci Fi Films


5 underrated sci-fi films to stream on Netflix

Toronto SunToronto Sun - May 12, 2017
In space, no one can hear you scream. But in your living room, everyone can see you yawn. With director Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant chest-bursting into theatres next Friday with positive advance reviews, our thirst for good science fiction has been ...  

Short Films


Northwest Filmmakers' Tour visits Bend | Eight short films to screen Monday at Volcanic Theatre Pub

Bend BulletinBend Bulletin - May 18, 2017
Northwest Filmmakers' Tour — BendFilm will host the Best of the Northwest Filmmakers' Tour, featuring eight short films from the Northwest Filmmakers' Festival, held in November in Portland. Some of the filmmakers will be in attendance at the event ...  

Sport Films


False Nine and BT Sport Films present "Iron Man: The Sean Fallon Story "

BT Sport (press release) (subscription) (blog)BT Sport (press release) (subscription) (blog) - May 12, 2017
False Nine producer Luke Bower-Massey commented: “We are proud to be partnering with BT Sport Films on this exciting project. We were captivated by Sean Fallon's wonderful story and believe that BT Sport, with their experience in producing excellent ...  

Thriller Films


Collecting Creatives: Design student puts spin on storytelling with 360-degree camera

Daily BruinDaily Bruin - May 11, 2017
The technology can be used for everything from video journalism to advertising to highly immersive thriller films. “Take a 360 video and make it flat or take a 360 camera and put it in the water,” he said. “There's a lot of ways to use 360 in ...  

War Films


Netflix and Amazon are using disparate strategies with their war films this month
Frederick News Post (subscription) - May 15, 2017

The studios are releasing two war films that embody their deep but differing film objectives: Doug Liman's “The Wall” comes from Amazon Studios and arrives in some 400 theaters this weekend, while David Michod's “War Machine” is available ...  

Western Films


Sixth annual Milo Holt Western Festival June 3 in Siler City

Asheboro Courier TribuneAsheboro Courier Tribune - May 17, 2017
SILER CITY — Classic western films, especially those B-grade flicks, have a loyal following across the United States. One fan was Odeal Bathey “Milo” Holt of Siler City. Holt passed away in 2011. Since then, his family and friends have paid tribute to ...  

 
 
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