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Action Films

If you love crime and action films, there are two genuine modern classics on TV later

JOEJOE - Jul 18, 2018
Now that the summer blockbuster season is upon us, it's time to revel in the bold, brash and balls-out stupidity of Hollywood's big-budget features. Just like any other genre though, the best crime films resonate with you because of two things ...  

Adventure Films

Outdoor Retailer opens Summer Market on Monday

BizWestBizWest - Jul 20, 2018
Tent City — For people wanting head-to-head comparisons of tents, a tent city will be set up in the sculpture park outside the west entrance to the convention center. Night of Stoke — Adventure films will be shown at Denver's Bellco Theatre at 6:30 p ...  

Animation Films

Why The Disney-Fox Merger Might Not Have A Fairy Tale Ending For Theater Chains Or Moviegoers

ForbesForbes - Jul 9, 2018
Disney, on the other hand, seldom takes a chance on unproven concepts and rarely releases more than six to eight titles a year, concentrating on animated movies from Pixar, the latest offering in the Star Wars franchise and its own Disney Animation films.  

Biography Films

Film Hot Ticket: A look at BYU's International Cinema lineup

Daily HeraldDaily Herald - Nov 28, 2017
“Gandhi”: “Gandhi” was nominated for 11 Academy Awards in 1983, and won eight of them, including Best Picture, Best Director (Richard Attenborough) and Best Actor (Ben Kingsley). When it comes to sprawling historical biography films, “Gandhi” sets the ...  

Comedy Films

John Cleese on The Goon Show, His Earliest Comedy Influence

VultureVulture - Jul 10, 2018
I grew up watching more American television than English television. In the '50s, I used to watch George Burns, Jack Benny, Phil Silvers, Amos 'n' Andy, and, of course, Joan Davis. I especially loved the big musical-comedy films every summer with Danny ...  

Crime Films

If you love crime and action films, there are two genuine modern classics on TV later

JOEJOE - Jul 18, 2018
Now that the summer blockbuster season is upon us, it's time to revel in the bold, brash and balls-out stupidity of Hollywood's big-budget features. Just like any other genre though, the best crime films resonate with you because of two things ...  

Documentary Films

Documentary films explore the despair of America's heroin and opioid epidemic

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - Jul 6, 2018
If you looked across the epidemic, you would see junkies, smugglers, cops, ruined veins and broken mothers, all connected in a vicious puzzle stretching from the poppy fields of Mexico to the cracked streets of Georgia and, finally, into scattered ...  

Drama Films

The 100 best drama movies of all time, according to critics

Business InsiderBusiness Insider - Jul 17, 2018
The list we compiled here from the review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes includes the site's most critically acclaimed films featuring a "drama" tag. This resulted in a list that spans classic drama films, contemporary dramas, and dramadies of all sorts ...  

Family Films

Second Stage Amherst Family Films: "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs"
Lynchburg News and Advance - Jul 2, 2018

7 p.m., Second Stage Amherst, 149 Second St., Amherst. Screening of "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs." Cost: $5. Details: www.secondstageamherst.org. Past dates. Sat, Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm · Download schedule. Schedules. Occurred Saturday, July 7th, ...  

Fantasy Films

What caused China's costliest film to be pulled from cinemas?

ecnsecns - Jul 18, 2018
It seems that Chinese fantasy films, contrary to their boasted cutting-edge effects and post-effects animation, have been through a glacial period. Realistic films, however, have performed unexpectedly well. The box office of “Dying to Survive,” based ...  

Film Noir

'Big Sleep' pays homage to film noir classics
Albuquerque Journal - Jul 15, 2018

Film noir” describes those dark and gritty movies with the tough hard-drinking detective and the scheming and treacherous femme fatale. Ansloan's title refers to Howard Hawks' 1946 movie “The Big Sleep” starring Humphrey Bogart as detective Philip ...  

History Films

Fort Stanton LIVE July 14 features living history, films and lectures

Ruidoso NewsRuidoso News - Jul 2, 2018
Two more lectures were added to this year's Fort Stanton LIVE celebration July 14, a history buff's dream event with living history demonstrations, plenty of reenactors, performances, music and food.. Visitors can stop to see the Jornada Research ...  

Horror Films

Independent Films

RFA Lakeside Theater to show independent films

Kennebec Journal & Morning SentinelKennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - Jul 11, 2018
RANGELEY — The RFA Lakeside Theater, 2493 Main St., has scheduled the following independent films and film festivals this summer. • “19th Century Rangeley in 3-D” is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, July 17-18. The Rangeley Lakes Historical ...  

Music Films

The majority of insures don't cover music, films and photos bought ...

This is MoneyThis is Money - Jul 16, 2018
The majority of home insurance policies, while covering physical contents in a person's home, do not specify which digital products they cover, new research ...  

Musical Films

Before Skyscraper There Was The Towering Inferno: A Look Back at the Movie's A-List Cast

PEOPLE.comPEOPLE.com - Jul 13, 2018
Born in 1899, Astaire's career spanned seven decades with over 30 musical films, 10 Broadway and London musicals and multiple television specials. He is best known for his performance in films like Funny Face (1957) opposite Audrey Hepburn, The Band ...  

Mystery Films

Marvel Studios Announces Six New Mystery Films

ScreenGeek (blog)ScreenGeek (blog) - Mar 1, 2018
Marvel Studios have always been about punctual and consistent releases with comic book films through the year, releasing 3 films from the MCU this year alone. With Avengers: Infinity War coming a week early on April 27th now, things are shifting to ...  

Romance Films

2018 Fair Queen Contestants

The Banner-GraphicThe Banner-Graphic - Jul 13, 2018
This community event involves serving dinner to and providing entertainment to Putnam County Comprehensive Services community. Cori's special interests involve movies and books. “I absolutely love to watch action and romance films, but when it comes to ...  

Sci Fi Films

15 Most Mind-Bending Sci-Fi Movies To Watch On Netflix

GameSpotGameSpot - Jul 18, 2018
But while the biggest sci-fi films make use of huge budgets and lavish special effects to tell their stories, the best ones don't always need them. Netflix is packed with great sci-fi movies, many of which take the genre in strange and fascinating new ...  

Short Films

NZIFF: Robyn Malcolm reflects on Tinder and starring in short films

Stuff.co.nzStuff.co.nz - Jul 18, 2018
Charmer is one of six short films selected out of 84 submissions in the hope of winning a prize of either $5000, $4000 or the Audience Choice Award, which earns 25 per cent of the box office of NZIFF screenings. For Malcolm's character, by first time ...  

Sport Films

Earth: One Amazing Day review

Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk - Jun 18, 2018
In terms of its ability to rouse a cheer from the hardest-hearted viewer, her story sometimes felt like one of those American sport films. It was all there – the kid with the impossible dream, the encouraging dad, the grouchy naysayers and the big match.  

Thriller Films

What we know about the upcoming 'John Wick 3: Parabellum'

We Are The Mighty (blog)We Are The Mighty (blog) - Jul 18, 2018
No action-thriller films in recent memory have received as much acclaim from both critics and audiences as the John Wick series. Ever since the credits rolled on the second film, fans have been speculating and eagerly waiting to see what will happen to ...  

War Films

Luke Sparke on Delivering the Blockbuster Devastation of 'Occupation' Through Low-Budget Means

Film School RejectsFilm School Rejects - Jul 18, 2018
Wolverine, The Great Raid, doing war films and action films. So, I don't know if I can write small, I think I would shoot myself if I had to do like a kitchen sink drama. So, I always think big. To be honest, I'm the one that kept pushing to make it as ...  

Western Films

We should embrace the troubled histories and connotations of Hollywood films, not ignore them

The IndependentThe Independent - Jul 6, 2018
We had three Betamax tapes when I was growing up, of films we recorded at Christmas. They were Grease, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and The King and I. This was the early 1980s and even going down to the local newsagent and choosing one of ...  

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