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Daily Press
Wes Craven, horror maestro behind 'Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Scream' films, dies at 76Wes Craven, the prolific horror filmmaker behind “A Nightmare on Elm Street” an
Wes Craven, horror maestro behind 'Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Scream' films, dies at 76
Daily Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Wes Craven, the prolific horror filmmaker behind “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and the “Scream” movies, died Sunday at his Los Angeles home after a battle with brain cancer, according to his representative. He was 76. Over a career that spanned more... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Wes Craven, director of ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street,’ dies at 76LOS ANGELES — Wes Craven, the prolific filmmaker behind “A Nightmare on Elm Str
Wes Craven, director of ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street,’ dies at 76
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
LOS ANGELES — Wes Craven, the prolific filmmaker behind “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and the “Scream” movies, kicked off his career with a film so violent and gory, censors in Britain banned it from theaters. He followed that by creating Freddy... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wes Craven dies at 76; prolific director behind 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Scream' horror filmsWes Craven, the prolific filmmaker behind "A Nightmare on Elm Street" and the "
Wes Craven dies at 76; prolific director behind 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Scream' horror films
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
Wes Craven, the prolific filmmaker behind "A Nightmare on Elm Street" and the "Scream" movies, kicked off his career with a film so violent and gory, censors in Britain banned it from theaters. He followed that by creating Freddy Krueger, an unhinged... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wes Craven, horror maestro behind 'Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Scream' films, dies at 76Wes Craven, the prolific horror filmmaker behind “A Nightmare on Elm Street” an
Wes Craven, horror maestro behind 'Nightmare on Elm Street' and 'Scream' films, dies at 76
The Morning Call / Posted 14 hours ago
Wes Craven, the prolific horror filmmaker behind “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and the “Scream” movies, died Sunday at his Los Angeles home after a battle with brain cancer, according to his representative. He was 76. Over a career that spanned more... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Judging books ...Josh Trank's Fantastic Four was precisely the kind of release big studios dread
Judging books ...
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Josh Trank's Fantastic Four was precisely the kind of release big studios dread the most: Expensive ($120 million, reportedly, and that's before marketing costs), dreadful, and worst of all, subject to a never-ending cascade of bad press, and leaked... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Fall arts 2015: Calendar of cool events, showsEast Bay Actors Ensemble of Berkeley: "King Lear," through Sept. 7; John Hinke
Fall arts 2015: Calendar of cool events, shows
Oakland Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
East Bay Actors Ensemble of Berkeley: "King Lear," through Sept. 7; John Hinkel Park, Berkeley; free; www.aeofberkeley.org. Aurora Theatre Company: "Mud Blue Sky," Marisa Wegrzyn's slice-of-life dramedy about a middle-aged flight attendant, Aug.... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Fall arts 2015: Calendar of cool events, showsEast Bay Actors Ensemble of Berkeley: "King Lear," through Sept. 7; John Hinke
Fall arts 2015: Calendar of cool events, shows
The Fremont Argus / Posted 5 days ago
East Bay Actors Ensemble of Berkeley: "King Lear," through Sept. 7; John Hinkel Park, Berkeley; free; www.aeofberkeley.org. Aurora Theatre Company: "Mud Blue Sky," Marisa Wegrzyn's slice-of-life dramedy about a middle-aged flight attendant, Aug.... Read more
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The Daily Review
Fall arts 2015: Calendar of cool events, showsEast Bay Actors Ensemble of Berkeley: "King Lear," through Sept. 7; John Hinke
Fall arts 2015: Calendar of cool events, shows
The Daily Review / Posted 5 days ago
East Bay Actors Ensemble of Berkeley: "King Lear," through Sept. 7; John Hinkel Park, Berkeley; free; www.aeofberkeley.org. Aurora Theatre Company: "Mud Blue Sky," Marisa Wegrzyn's slice-of-life dramedy about a middle-aged flight attendant, Aug.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Oscar-Winning Actor George Chakiris Will Appear At 'West Side Story'KPBS arts reporter Beth Accomando speaks with Oscar winning actor Georg Chakiri
Oscar-Winning Actor George Chakiris Will Appear At 'West Side Story'
KPBS San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
KPBS arts reporter Beth Accomando speaks with Oscar winning actor Georg Chakiris about "West Side Story." Actor George Chakiris, who stars in the upcoming Old Globe production of "In Your Arms" (opening Sept. 16), will be in San Diego on Monday... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Imogen Poots gets funnyWorking with one 1970s director after another has been the fulfilment of a long
Imogen Poots gets funny
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Working with one 1970s director after another has been the fulfilment of a long-held dream for Imogen Poots. The She’s Funny That Way actress talks pigs, prostitution and patriarchs with Helen Barlow Poots has gone from West London acting classes to... Read more
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indieWIRE
The Indiewire 2015 Fall Preview: The 28 Films We're Most Excited to See (That We Haven't Seen Yet) By Indiewire | IndiewireFri Aug 21 12:00:00 EDT 2015 Our second of three Fal
The Indiewire 2015 Fall Preview: The 28 Films We're Most Excited to See (That We Haven't Seen Yet)
indieWIRE / Posted 10 days ago
By Indiewire | IndiewireFri Aug 21 12:00:00 EDT 2015 Our second of three Fall Movie Previews takes a look at some of the films we're most looking... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Dope review: Focus on inequality in teens' harsh search for rightful highsLife changes for a youth surviving in a tough neighbourhood, after a chance inv
Dope review: Focus on inequality in teens' harsh search for rightful highs
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Life changes for a youth surviving in a tough neighbourhood, after a chance invitation to an underground party leads him and his friends into a wild adventure evading the underworld of Los... Read more
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Northern Star
Spanish Film Festival: A tapas menu in filmTHE Southern Cross University Spanish Film Festival will bring the Spanish and
Spanish Film Festival: A tapas menu in film
Northern Star / Posted 16 days ago
THE Southern Cross University Spanish Film Festival will bring the Spanish and Portuguese speaking worlds' rich and diverse cinema to Lismore and Bellingen over the weekend of August 21 to 23. Five films will screen as part of the SCU Spanish Film... Read more
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Salon.com
The 10 best movies that take place in one dayWhat a difference a day makes. In 24 hours, someone’s entire life can change—ei
The 10 best movies that take place in one day
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
What a difference a day makes. In 24 hours, someone’s entire life can change—either incrementally, or in extreme ways. While films often provide a crucible for examining human nature, there is something heightened when characters face incredible... Read more
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indieWIRE
Whit Stillman and the Cast of 'Metropolitan' on the Legacy of One of the First True Indies 25 years later, Whit Stillman’s portrait of New York socialites has a permane
Whit Stillman and the Cast of 'Metropolitan' on the Legacy of One of the First True Indies
indieWIRE / Posted 17 days ago
25 years later, Whit Stillman’s portrait of New York socialites has a permanent place in the popular imagination. “I don't think there is a popular... Read more
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The Irish Times
Greta Gerwig: “People aren’t all one thing, so characters shouldn’t be one thing.” Mumblecore maven Greta Gerwig has moved on and up. In her third gig with dire
Greta Gerwig: “People aren’t all one thing, so characters shouldn’t be one thing.”
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
Mumblecore maven Greta Gerwig has moved on and up. In her third gig with director/main squeeze Noah Baumbach, she channels her inner uptown wild thing Greta Gerwig... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Jerry Cutler On Film—‘Ricki And The Flash’ Has Weak Plot, But Gummer Does Her Mother ProudPosted: Monday, August 10, 2015 – 2:13 PM Meryl Streep is Ricki in Ricki And T
Jerry Cutler On Film—‘Ricki And The Flash’ Has Weak Plot, But Gummer Does Her Mother Proud
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 21 days ago
Posted: Monday, August 10, 2015 – 2:13 PM Meryl Streep is Ricki in Ricki And The Flash which has plenty of Ricki, but very little flash. The grand dame of American cinema has given performances that send critics running to their thesauri looking for... Read more
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The Irish Times
A Little Life, by Hanya YanagiharaReview: Extraordinary novel by writer of tremendous insight, but trauma laid
A Little Life, by Hanya Yanagihara
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
Review: Extraordinary novel by writer of tremendous insight, but trauma laid on a little too thick Sexual abuse is mentioned on the very first page of Hanya Yanagihara’s 2013 debut novel, The People in the Trees.... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
Total Cruise Control: How is the impossible possible?(KSNV News3LV) -- How is the impossible possible? I was just starting my senior
Total Cruise Control: How is the impossible possible?
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
(KSNV News3LV) -- How is the impossible possible? I was just starting my senior year in high school when the TV series first premiered 49 years ago. How is the impossible possible? Over the last 19 years since the first film debuted, four times in... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Best breadth requirement classesThe fall semester is fast approaching, and it’s time for students to finalize t
Best breadth requirement classes
The Daily Californian / Posted 26 days ago
The fall semester is fast approaching, and it’s time for students to finalize their class schedules. If you’re in the College of Letters and Sciences, you’ve got quite a lot of breadth classes you should tackle as soon as possible. We at the Clog... Read more
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indieWIRE
9 Female Coming-of-Age Films Now Streaming on Netflix Celebrate Marielle Heller's "The Diary of a Teenage Girl" by streaming one of
9 Female Coming-of-Age Films Now Streaming on Netflix
indieWIRE / Posted 27 days ago
Celebrate Marielle Heller's "The Diary of a Teenage Girl" by streaming one of these excellent female coming-of-age films on Netflix. "Blue Is the Warmest Color" After dazzling audiences at... Read more
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indieWIRE
The 13 Indie Films You Must See This August: "Mistress America," "Queen of Earth" and More A handful of the year's biggest festival favorites -- including new titles fr
The 13 Indie Films You Must See This August: "Mistress America," "Queen of Earth" and More
indieWIRE / Posted 28 days ago
A handful of the year's biggest festival favorites -- including new titles from Noah Baumbach, Alex Ross Perry and Leslye Headland -- are hitting select... Read more
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indieWIRE
10 Essential B-Movies From the AIP Library By Celluloid Liberation Front | IndiewireWed Jul 29 10:32:20 EDT 2015 From R
10 Essential B-Movies From the AIP Library
indieWIRE / Posted 28 days ago
By Celluloid Liberation Front | IndiewireWed Jul 29 10:32:20 EDT 2015 From Roger Corman to Martin Scorsese, American International Pictures produced some of the best low budget B-movies of the 20th... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Participating projects announced for first Caribbean Film MartT&T’s Ian Harnarine’s Doubles with Slight Pepper and Vashti Harrison’s Wind Rus
Participating projects announced for first Caribbean Film Mart
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
T&T’s Ian Harnarine’s Doubles with Slight Pepper and Vashti Harrison’s Wind Rush are two of the feature film projects selected for the inaugural Caribbean Film Mart (CFM), taking place at the 2015 T&T Film Festival (TTFF) in September. Three other... Read more
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EuroNews
A conversation with Michel Ciment, film critic and chief editor of French film magazine “Positif”In this abridged version of a longer conversation during the 68th Cannes Film F
A conversation with Michel Ciment, film critic and chief editor of French film magazine “Positif”
EuroNews / Posted a month ago
In this abridged version of a longer conversation during the 68th Cannes Film Festival, we cover a broad range of topics from the different approaches to film criticism at Cahiers du Cinéma and Positif, his views on Stanley Kubrick and other great... Read more

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