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Bay Area Reporter
Fall preview: FilmsSo little time, so many new movies this fall film season. Our rundown focuses o
Fall preview: Films
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 20 minutes ago
So little time, so many new movies this fall film season. Our rundown focuses on a handful of new LGBTQ-themed films plus a smattering of work from influential filmmakers likely to qualify for the annual Oscar sweepstakes. Julieta In Pedro... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Box-Office Preview: 'Don't Breathe' Set to Win Late-Summer WeekendOther new offerings include Obama date movie 'Southside With You,' 'Mechanic: R
Box-Office Preview: 'Don't Breathe' Set to Win Late-Summer Weekend
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 hours ago
Other new offerings include Obama date movie 'Southside With You,' 'Mechanic: Resurrection' and Roberto Duran biopic 'Hands of Stone' while specialty title 'Hell or High Water' makes a nationwide push after a successful limited run. The sleepy days... Read more
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Variety
‘Don’t Breathe’ to Scare Off ‘Suicide Squad’racking up $12 million across more than 3,000 screens. If those estimates hold,
‘Don’t Breathe’ to Scare Off ‘Suicide Squad’
Variety / Posted 8 hours ago
racking up $12 million across more than 3,000 screens. If those estimates hold, it will mark the lowest-grossing number one film since “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” topped charts for the fourth consecutive time on the weekend of Dec. 11th,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Obama Love Story 'Southside With You' Plots Aggressive Nationwide RolloutA copy of the film was sent to the White House and exec producer John Legend ha
Obama Love Story 'Southside With You' Plots Aggressive Nationwide Rollout
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
A copy of the film was sent to the White House and exec producer John Legend has recommended the Obamas check it out before it hits more than 800 theaters. One such encounter is detailed in first-time feature director Richard Tanne's new movie... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
How ‘Southside With You’ Stars Drew Inspiration From the Obamas’ RelationshipTika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers play a young Michelle and Barack Obama in the n
How ‘Southside With You’ Stars Drew Inspiration From the Obamas’ Relationship
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers play a young Michelle and Barack Obama in the new movie “Southside With You,” and in a recent interview with TheWrap’s Stuart Brazell, the actors talked about how the first couple’s story sets an example for love birds... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Southside With You': Watch Barack Obama Get Rejected By Michelle on First Date (Exclusive Video)Southside with You is a walk-and-talk romance between an attractive, well-educa
'Southside With You': Watch Barack Obama Get Rejected By Michelle on First Date (Exclusive Video)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
Southside with You is a walk-and-talk romance between an attractive, well-educated couple on their first date on a warm summer evening in 1989, when both were young lawyers in Chicago. The couple being Barack Obama his future wife, Michelle, then... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Meet the young Obamas in 'Southside With You'who can convincingly pull off Barack and Michelle Obama in 1989. That’s where
Meet the young Obamas in 'Southside With You'
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
who can convincingly pull off Barack and Michelle Obama in 1989. That’s where Parker Sawyers and Tika Sumpter come in. In Southside With You (in theaters Friday), the actors play Barack and Michelle (then Robinson) at 28 and 25, respectively,... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Tika Sumpter gives birth to 'Southside With You'her first baby, who appears to be due any minute, but to a new chapter in her c
Tika Sumpter gives birth to 'Southside With You'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
her first baby, who appears to be due any minute, but to a new chapter in her career. The actress has produced her first film, and stars in it, too: "Southside With You ," a romantic drama in theaters Friday about a fictionalized first date... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Tika Sumpter gives birth to 'Southside With You'her first baby, who appears to be due any minute, but to a new chapter in her c
Tika Sumpter gives birth to 'Southside With You'
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
her first baby, who appears to be due any minute, but to a new chapter in her career. The actress has produced her first film, and stars in it, too: “Southside With You ,” a romantic drama in theaters Friday about a fictionalized first date... Read more
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USA Today
Meet the young Obamas in 'Southside With You'who can convincingly pull off Barack and Michelle Obama in 1989. That’s where
Meet the young Obamas in 'Southside With You'
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
who can convincingly pull off Barack and Michelle Obama in 1989. That’s where Parker Sawyers and Tika Sumpter come in. In Southside With You, the actors play Barack and Michelle (then Robinson) at 28 and 25, respectively, during a summer in which... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Director talks about putting the Obamas’ first date on screenIt all started, writer/director Richard Tanne said, with That Look. Tanne’s fi
Director talks about putting the Obamas’ first date on screen
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
It all started, writer/director Richard Tanne said, with That Look. Tanne’s film “Southside With You,” known unofficially as “That Movie About The Obamas’ First Date,” follows a pair of young Chicago lawyers named Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pelham
Advance Screening of 'Southside with You' Scheduled in PelhamPELHAM, N.Y. -- The Picture House Regional Film Center in Pelham will present a
Advance Screening of 'Southside with You' Scheduled in Pelham
The Daily Voice - Pelham / Posted 7 days ago
PELHAM, N.Y. -- The Picture House Regional Film Center in Pelham will present an advance screening of the new film "Southside with You" on Wednesday, Aug. 24. Inspired by President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama’s first date, "Southside... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Fake ‘Birth of a Nation’ Posters Tag Director-Star Nate Parker as ‘Rapist?’indie drama on Oct. 7. The poster has very clearly been changed from an origin
Fake ‘Birth of a Nation’ Posters Tag Director-Star Nate Parker as ‘Rapist?’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
indie drama on Oct. 7. The poster has very clearly been changed from an original version in which Parker appears as the film’s lead character, real-life slave revolt leader Nat Turner, with a noose around his neck made of the American flag. “I... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Dressing the Obamas on Film: How The 'Southside With You' Costume Designer Defined The Power Coupledating scene. Writer-director Richard Tanne explores that small but illustrativ
Dressing the Obamas on Film: How The 'Southside With You' Costume Designer Defined The Power Couple
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
dating scene. Writer-director Richard Tanne explores that small but illustrative part of their past in his first feature, Southside with You, zeroing in on their first date (even if Michelle insisted it was not a date at the time). Since the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Sausage Party’ Cooking Toward $30 Million, Top All-Time R-Rated Animated DebutParty” more than prognosticators initially expected. Featuring Seth Rogen as t
‘Sausage Party’ Cooking Toward $30 Million, Top All-Time R-Rated Animated Debut
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Party” more than prognosticators initially expected. Featuring Seth Rogen as the voice of a grocery store weiner dog, the film is expected to come in higher than $30 million by the end of its debut weekend, easily making it the highest grossing... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Sausage Party’ Cooking Toward $30 Million, Top All-Time R-Rated Animated DebutParty” more than prognosticators initially expected. Featuring Seth Rogen as t
‘Sausage Party’ Cooking Toward $30 Million, Top All-Time R-Rated Animated Debut
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Party” more than prognosticators initially expected. Featuring Seth Rogen as the voice of a grocery store weiner dog, the film is expected to come in higher than $30 million by the end of its debut weekend, easily making it the highest grossing... Read more
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Daily Mail
Southside With You star Tika Sumpter reveals she is expecting'Preggers and promoting': as she shares snap of her bump Southside With You s
Southside With You star Tika Sumpter reveals she is expecting
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
'Preggers and promoting': as she shares snap of her bump Southside With You star Tika Sumpter has revealed she is going to be a first time mother, and continued to delight fans as she... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Shortlist 2016: First Love Sounds Surprisingly Grown-Up in ‘Slingshot’Many good stories start in a bar, and Australian filmmaker David Hansen’s short
Shortlist 2016: First Love Sounds Surprisingly Grown-Up in ‘Slingshot’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Many good stories start in a bar, and Australian filmmaker David Hansen’s short film “Slingshot” — a finalist in TheWrap’s ShortList Film Festival — originated when he observed an English couple at a pub in Spain. “They were maybe mid-50s, late-50s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Shortlist 2016: First Love Sounds Surprisingly Grown-Up in ‘Slingshot’Many good stories start in a bar, and Australian filmmaker David Hansen’s short
Shortlist 2016: First Love Sounds Surprisingly Grown-Up in ‘Slingshot’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Many good stories start in a bar, and Australian filmmaker David Hansen’s short film “Slingshot” — a finalist in TheWrap’s ShortList Film Festival — originated when he observed an English couple at a pub in Spain. “They were maybe mid-50s, late-50s... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Seth Rogen Scares the Bejesus Out of Shoppers With ‘Sausage Party’ PrankCivil War' to 'Sausage Party' (Photos) "Captain America: Civil War" (May 6) T
Seth Rogen Scares the Bejesus Out of Shoppers With ‘Sausage Party’ Prank
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Civil War' to 'Sausage Party' (Photos) "Captain America: Civil War" (May 6) The Avengers are back in the third standalone film for "Captain America," in which political pressure to register superheroes with the government divides the team.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Seth Rogen Scares the Bejesus Out of Shoppers With ‘Sausage Party’ PrankCivil War' to 'Sausage Party' (Photos) "Captain America: Civil War" (May 6) T
Seth Rogen Scares the Bejesus Out of Shoppers With ‘Sausage Party’ Prank
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Civil War' to 'Sausage Party' (Photos) "Captain America: Civil War" (May 6) The Avengers are back in the third standalone film for "Captain America," in which political pressure to register superheroes with the government divides the team.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Brady Corbet to Write and Direct Pop Star Drama ‘Vox Lux’and direct the drama “Vox Lux,” TheWrap can report exclusively. The movie will
Brady Corbet to Write and Direct Pop Star Drama ‘Vox Lux’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
and direct the drama “Vox Lux,” TheWrap can report exclusively. The movie will be produced by Christine Vachon‘s Killer Films and Brian Young of Three Six Zero Group. The project is eyeing a January start in New York. It is described as “a 21st... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Brady Corbet to Write and Direct Pop Star Drama ‘Vox Lux’and direct the drama “Vox Lux,” TheWrap can report exclusively. The movie will
Brady Corbet to Write and Direct Pop Star Drama ‘Vox Lux’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
and direct the drama “Vox Lux,” TheWrap can report exclusively. The movie will be produced by Christine Vachon‘s Killer Films and Brian Young of Three Six Zero Group. The project is eyeing a January start in New York. It is described as “a 21st... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
GlasgowGram: 10 Instagram photos that show Glasgow's beautyby St Peter's Basilica. Indeed the bureaucratic heart of Glasgow has doubled u
GlasgowGram: 10 Instagram photos that show Glasgow's beauty
EveningTimes Online / Posted 19 days ago
by St Peter's Basilica. Indeed the bureaucratic heart of Glasgow has doubled up as as both the Kremlin and the Vatican for filming purposes. Though some may challenge claims Glasgow is Britain's biggest shopping destination outside London, there's... Read more
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heraldscotland
GlasgowGram: 10 Instagram photos that show Glasgow's beautyby St Peter's Basilica. Indeed the bureaucratic heart of Glasgow has doubled u
GlasgowGram: 10 Instagram photos that show Glasgow's beauty
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
by St Peter's Basilica. Indeed the bureaucratic heart of Glasgow has doubled up as as both the Kremlin and the Vatican for filming purposes. Though some may challenge claims Glasgow is Britain's biggest shopping destination outside London, there's... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to entertainment and eventsMarcinko Jazz Trio. BLU WASABI: Clarks Summit: today, Mark Woodyatt. BREAKERS
Your guide to entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Marcinko Jazz Trio. BLU WASABI: Clarks Summit: today, Mark Woodyatt. BREAKERS AT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO: Plains Twp.: today, Southside Bandits; Friday, The Chatter; Saturday, Flowers for Taco. BRICKHOUSE: Dupont: Saturday, Facing the... Read more
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Marie Claire
Heading to the Edinburgh Fringe? The shows you need to seeSharp, clever new writing from young, raw talent. When: 5th - 20th August, 22n
Heading to the Edinburgh Fringe? The shows you need to see
Marie Claire / Posted 22 days ago
Sharp, clever new writing from young, raw talent. When: 5th - 20th August, 22nd - 28th August, 4.45 Where: ZOO Southside Buy tickets hereLife according to SakiWhat? t's 1916. In the trenches of the Somme, a soldier tells stories. That... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
'Art-er Limits' returns to OxfordDerek Russell OXFORD – Things are going to get weird in Lafayette County in Au
'Art-er Limits' returns to Oxford
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Derek Russell OXFORD – Things are going to get weird in Lafayette County in August. The third annual Art-er Limits Fringe Festival plans to provide a place where artists can present, exhibit and share their work. A simple concept, but one that... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
4-Time Emmy Award Winning Artist And Shaking Ray Levi Society Announce Wayne-O-Rama Year-Long Interactive Art Installationthe four-time Emmy award winning artist and Chattanooga native Wayne White "wil
4-Time Emmy Award Winning Artist And Shaking Ray Levi Society Announce Wayne-O-Rama Year-Long Interactive Art Installation
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
the four-time Emmy award winning artist and Chattanooga native Wayne White "will astound and inspire with a unique indoor Southside installation, Wayne-O-Rama, which will playfully and vividly recreate scenes and pay tribute to notable figures... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kanye West flashes a rare smile as he leaves the recording studioover the recording, claiming she did not consent to being taped. Last week, Ki
Kanye West flashes a rare smile as he leaves the recording studio
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
over the recording, claiming she did not consent to being taped. Last week, Kim took another swipe at the starlet as she filmed herself singing along to the controversial lyrics, whilst Taylor's ex-boyfriend Calvin Harris also appeared to take... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
THR Critics Debate: More Pain Than Pleasure in This Summer's Moviesand Dave Need Wedding Dates' to Tarzan's anachronistic abs, the chills of 'The
THR Critics Debate: More Pain Than Pleasure in This Summer's Movies
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 1 months ago
and Dave Need Wedding Dates' to Tarzan's anachronistic abs, the chills of 'The Conjuring 2' to the charm of KStew, THR film critics dissect a summer movie season short on escapism. JON FROSCH: Hello, colleagues! Slurp down those cocktails and... Read more

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