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examiner.com
Edgar Wright and Quentin Tarantino explain the real meaning of 'Dirty Harry'They started off riffing on trivia about how the original title of “Dirty Harry
Edgar Wright and Quentin Tarantino explain the real meaning of 'Dirty Harry'
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
They started off riffing on trivia about how the original title of “Dirty Harry” was “Dead Right” and that it was first going to star Frank Sinatra who later pulled out when that 44 magnum ended up injuring his wrist. It also turned out that the late... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Apocalypse now: Hollywood and the search for the sacred in American politicsheroes are willing to sacrifice everything for the sake of their community; the
Apocalypse now: Hollywood and the search for the sacred in American politics
The Daily Californian / Posted 5 days ago
heroes are willing to sacrifice everything for the sake of their community; they possess an understanding of their society’s core values — what they’re fighting for — that is clarified and strengthened by an encounter with the incompatible... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsride to New York City and preventing a real estate mogul (voiced by Ken Jeong)
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
ride to New York City and preventing a real estate mogul (voiced by Ken Jeong) from building condos at the North Pole. The filmmakers can’t find laughs in New Yorkers thinking that Norm is a Method actor in a costume instead of an actual bear, and... Read more
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asianage
So now I am responsible for Prof Siras' death Pahlaj Nihalanithey asked for certain cuts… The film in many ways is about loneliness, relatio
So now I am responsible for Prof Siras' death Pahlaj Nihalani
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
they asked for certain cuts… The film in many ways is about loneliness, relationships, rejection. It’s about a homophobic society. What has happened is the Censor Board is behaving exactly like the people who suspended Prof Siras.” Responding to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
SXSW Film Festival Adds Danny McBride’s ‘Vice Principals,’ Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Don’t Think Twice’137 features will be shown, with additional titles to be announced. The lineup
SXSW Film Festival Adds Danny McBride’s ‘Vice Principals,’ Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Don’t Think Twice’
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
137 features will be shown, with additional titles to be announced. The lineup below includes 52 films from first-time filmmakers, and consists of 89 world premieres, 14 North American premieres and seven U.S. premieres. These films were... Read more
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Greenwich Time
SXSW Film Festival Adds Danny McBride’s ‘Vice Principals,’ Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Don’t Think Twice’137 features will be shown, with additional titles to be announced. The lineup
SXSW Film Festival Adds Danny McBride’s ‘Vice Principals,’ Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Don’t Think Twice’
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 days ago
137 features will be shown, with additional titles to be announced. The lineup below includes 52 films from first-time filmmakers, and consists of 89 world premieres, 14 North American premieres and seven U.S. premieres. These films were... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SXSW Film Festival Adds Danny McBride’s ‘Vice Principals,’ Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Don’t Think Twice’137 features will be shown, with additional titles to be announced. The lineup
SXSW Film Festival Adds Danny McBride’s ‘Vice Principals,’ Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Don’t Think Twice’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
137 features will be shown, with additional titles to be announced. The lineup below includes 52 films from first-time filmmakers, and consists of 89 world premieres, 14 North American premieres and seven U.S. premieres. These films were... Read more
5 related stories
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Stamford Advocate
SXSW Film Festival Adds Danny McBride’s ‘Vice Principals,’ Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Don’t Think Twice’137 features will be shown, with additional titles to be announced. The lineup
SXSW Film Festival Adds Danny McBride’s ‘Vice Principals,’ Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Don’t Think Twice’
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
137 features will be shown, with additional titles to be announced. The lineup below includes 52 films from first-time filmmakers, and consists of 89 world premieres, 14 North American premieres and seven U.S. premieres. These films were... Read more
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The Atlantic
Who Should Pay for the Arts in America?for the Arts into existence, along with a suite of other ambitious social progr
Who Should Pay for the Arts in America?
The Atlantic / Posted 11 days ago
for the Arts into existence, along with a suite of other ambitious social programs, all under the rubric of the Great Society. Johnson imagined these programs as ways to serve “not only the needs of the body and the demands of commerce but the... Read more
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The New Yorker
In Ronnie’s Courtand no doubt a starlet or two, and listened to a lot of earnest talk about tax
In Ronnie’s Court
The New Yorker / Posted 18 days ago
and no doubt a starlet or two, and listened to a lot of earnest talk about tax breaks and subsidies available to foreign filmmakers, all in the noble cause of finding the best place to make the movie of his son’s recent novel, “The Spy Who Came... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
You'll have to wait till February to celebrate S.I.'s artistic endeavorsFilm Festival 2016 The Directors Chair Film Festival 2016, is a free three-day
You'll have to wait till February to celebrate S.I.'s artistic endeavors
Staten Island Advance / Posted 19 days ago
Film Festival 2016 The Directors Chair Film Festival 2016, is a free three-day event that applauds and rewards independent filmmakers. The event will be open to the public and will include live music and refreshments. The festival will feature an... Read more
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The New Statesman
Should authors be paid to appear at literary festivals?set seems to have been constructed from a cardboard box, some poster paint and
Should authors be paid to appear at literary festivals?
The New Statesman / Posted 21 days ago
set seems to have been constructed from a cardboard box, some poster paint and a couple of pipe cleaners. Clearly the filmmakers blew their entire budget on the holiday park. I am absolutely floored to discover that Troy is popular. His... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Why the #OscarsSoWhite fuss mattersreally cares. With all the troubles in the world, do we really need to worry th
Why the #OscarsSoWhite fuss matters
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
really cares. With all the troubles in the world, do we really need to worry that a bunch of relatively rich and privileged filmmakers are mad that their movies didn’t get an Oscar nomination? So what if the nominees for Academy Awards continue to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Army veteran 'snapped' and murdered his wife and child then himselfthe walls with their blood and committing suicide' David Crowley and his dieti
Army veteran 'snapped' and murdered his wife and child then himself
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
the walls with their blood and committing suicide' David Crowley and his dietitian wife Komel and their child were found dead in Apple Valley in 2014 Komel Crowley was raised Muslim in Pakistan and converted to Christianity when she married... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
40 cool new art projects to look for in 2016 on Staten IslandFilm Festival 2016 The Directors Chair Film Festival 2016, is a free three-day
40 cool new art projects to look for in 2016 on Staten Island
Staten Island Advance / Posted 26 days ago
Film Festival 2016 The Directors Chair Film Festival 2016, is a free three-day event that applauds and rewards independent filmmakers. The event will be open to the public and will include live music and refreshments. The festival will feature an... Read more
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Denver Post
Stanley Film Fest returns with Joe Dante, Elijah Woodhorror gathering is not likely to suffer a sophomore slump. A zombie crawl mayb
Stanley Film Fest returns with Joe Dante, Elijah Wood
Denver Post / Posted 27 days ago
horror gathering is not likely to suffer a sophomore slump. A zombie crawl maybe — thanks to opening night's "Doc of the Dead," by local director and chronicler of avid subcultures, Alexandre O. Philippe. But a letup is not bloody likely. The... Read more
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indieWIRE
The 20 Movies That Need to Be Released in 2016thick of awards season."Story of Your Life" (dir. Denis Villeneuve) Denis Vill
The 20 Movies That Need to Be Released in 2016
indieWIRE / Posted 29 days ago
thick of awards season."Story of Your Life" (dir. Denis Villeneuve) Denis Villeneuve has become one of the most exciting filmmakers currently working, landing stateside with the knockout hat-trick of "Prisoners," "Enemy" and "Sicario."... Read more

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