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Northwest Herald
Music studio owner honored by NATS FoundationCarter owns Bel Canto Studios, 217 Park Ave., Barrington. The studio offers voi
Music studio owner honored by NATS Foundation
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Carter owns Bel Canto Studios, 217 Park Ave., Barrington. The studio offers voice, piano and acting to students of all ages, beginner to professional. The studio has launched students into performing arts schools, such as the Juilliard School and the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Can Nate Parker Put His Rape Scandal Behind Him? Crisis-Management Experts Weigh InNate Parker’s upcoming film “The Birth of a Nation” — about the 1831 slave rebe
Can Nate Parker Put His Rape Scandal Behind Him? Crisis-Management Experts Weigh In
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Nate Parker’s upcoming film “The Birth of a Nation” — about the 1831 slave rebellion staged by Nat Turner — promises to shed new light on a pivotal moment in American history. But as the film marches toward a presentation at the Toronto International... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgard in Talks to Star in ‘The Aftermath’Book adaptation “The Aftermath” has been acquired by Fox Searchlight with Keira
Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgard in Talks to Star in ‘The Aftermath’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Book adaptation “The Aftermath” has been acquired by Fox Searchlight with Keira Knightley and Alexander Skarsgard in negotiations to play the leading roles. Based on a Rhidian Brook international bestseller, the film is being produced out of Ridley... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Nate Parker’s Rape Case Offers Unprecedented Awards-Season Challenge“How will Nate Parker’s 17-year-old rape case affect the awards chances for ‘Th
Nate Parker’s Rape Case Offers Unprecedented Awards-Season Challenge
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
“How will Nate Parker’s 17-year-old rape case affect the awards chances for ‘The Birth of a Nation’?” is not a question that should be asked at this point. But it is being asked, because in some circles in Hollywood (and yes, in this column)... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Ben-Hur’ Remake May Become Summer’s Biggest Box Office BombParamount and MGM’s big-budget biblical-era epic “Ben-Hur” is expected to land
‘Ben-Hur’ Remake May Become Summer’s Biggest Box Office Bomb
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Paramount and MGM’s big-budget biblical-era epic “Ben-Hur” is expected to land in theaters this weekend with a Roman armor-plated thud. Produced for a reported $100 million (which doesn’t count the presumed tens of millions of dollars spent on... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Nate Parker Rape Accuser’s Family Speaks Out: They Sucked The Life Out of HerThe sister of a woman who accused director Nate Parker of rape and later commit
Nate Parker Rape Accuser’s Family Speaks Out: They Sucked The Life Out of Her
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
The sister of a woman who accused director Nate Parker of rape and later committed suicide said that her sister was broken by the experience, and that the men involved “sucked the soul and life out of her.” Sharon Loeffler, the sister of the woman... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Nate Parker Issues Emotional Response to Old Sexual Assault CaseDirector Nate Parker has released a lengthy statement about a 1999 sexual assau
Nate Parker Issues Emotional Response to Old Sexual Assault Case
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Director Nate Parker has released a lengthy statement about a 1999 sexual assault case that resurfaced during recent promotion for his film “The Birth of a Nation.” “Over the last several days, a part of my past — my arrest, trial and acquittal on... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Ryan Kavanaugh, ‘Before I Wake’ Director Spar Over Another Relativity Date ShuffleRelativity Studios is shaking up its release schedule for the second time this
Ryan Kavanaugh, ‘Before I Wake’ Director Spar Over Another Relativity Date Shuffle
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Relativity Studios is shaking up its release schedule for the second time this week, or so it would seem from a social media dispute between the CEO and one of his directors. Mike Flanagan, director of the Relativity thriller “Before I Wake,” took... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Ben-Hur’ to Bomb at $12 Million, ‘Kubo’ and ‘War Dogs’ Will Come in SteadyAll three new wide releases opening this weekend are expected to earn very simi
‘Ben-Hur’ to Bomb at $12 Million, ‘Kubo’ and ‘War Dogs’ Will Come in Steady
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
All three new wide releases opening this weekend are expected to earn very similar grosses of around $12 million. But what sets Paramount and MGM’s “Ben-Hur” apart from the pack is that it was made for a whole lot more money than Warner Bros. war... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Amy Adams Deciphers Alien Language in First Full ‘Arrival’ TrailerAdams plays Louise Banks, an expert linguist who is called upon when mysterious
Amy Adams Deciphers Alien Language in First Full ‘Arrival’ Trailer
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Adams plays Louise Banks, an expert linguist who is called upon when mysterious spacecrafts touch down across the globe. Banks is brought in to investigate along with an elite team of military and civilian personnel. As mankind teeters on the verge... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Amy Adams Deciphers Alien Language in First Full ‘Arrival’ TrailerAdams plays Louise Banks, an expert linguist who is called upon when mysterious
Amy Adams Deciphers Alien Language in First Full ‘Arrival’ Trailer
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Adams plays Louise Banks, an expert linguist who is called upon when mysterious spacecrafts touch down across the globe. Banks is brought in to investigate along with an elite team of military and civilian personnel. As mankind teeters on the verge... Read more
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The Morning Call
Actress/singer Kristin Chenoweth, who canceled Zoellner show, coming to Sands Bethlehem Event CenterTony and Emmy Award-winning singer/actress Kristin Chenoweth, who was set to be
Actress/singer Kristin Chenoweth, who canceled Zoellner show, coming to Sands Bethlehem Event Center
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Tony and Emmy Award-winning singer/actress Kristin Chenoweth, who was set to be the performer at the annual fund-raiser for Lehigh University’s Zoellner Arts Center in October but pulled out, will perform at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Best Reviewed Movie This Week: Chris Pine’s Modern Western ‘Hell or High Water’After a disappointing slew of summer movies, the modern thriller comes just in
Best Reviewed Movie This Week: Chris Pine’s Modern Western ‘Hell or High Water’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
After a disappointing slew of summer movies, the modern thriller comes just in the nick of time and has earned a 99 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes after 71 critics weighed in. Even the well-reviewed “Sausage Party” and “Pete’s Dragon” are trailing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Best Reviewed Movie This Week: Chris Pine’s Modern Western ‘Hell or High Water’After a disappointing slew of summer movies, the modern thriller comes just in
Best Reviewed Movie This Week: Chris Pine’s Modern Western ‘Hell or High Water’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
After a disappointing slew of summer movies, the modern thriller comes just in the nick of time and has earned a 99 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes after 71 critics weighed in. Even the well-reviewed “Sausage Party” and “Pete’s Dragon” are trailing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
ShortList 2016: A French Dad Brings Home a Second Wife in ‘Maman(s)’French filmmaker Maïmouna Doucouré didn’t have to look far for inspiration for
ShortList 2016: A French Dad Brings Home a Second Wife in ‘Maman(s)’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
French filmmaker Maïmouna Doucouré didn’t have to look far for inspiration for “Maman(s),” her short film about an 8-year-old girl named Aida who lives in a polygamous household. “I grew up with two mothers in a polygamist family in France when I... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard Battle Nazis in First ‘Allied’ TrailerPitt plays U.S. intelligence officer Max Vatan, who in 1942 North Africa encoun
Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard Battle Nazis in First ‘Allied’ Trailer
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Pitt plays U.S. intelligence officer Max Vatan, who in 1942 North Africa encounters French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour (Cotillard) on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London, their relationship is threatened by the extreme... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
ShortList 2016: A French Dad Brings Home a Second Wife in ‘Maman(s)’French filmmaker Maïmouna Doucouré didn’t have to look far for inspiration for
ShortList 2016: A French Dad Brings Home a Second Wife in ‘Maman(s)’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
French filmmaker Maïmouna Doucouré didn’t have to look far for inspiration for “Maman(s),” her short film about an 8-year-old girl named Aida who lives in a polygamous household. “I grew up with two mothers in a polygamist family in France when I... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard Battle Nazis in First ‘Allied’ TrailerPitt plays U.S. intelligence officer Max Vatan, who in 1942 North Africa encoun
Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard Battle Nazis in First ‘Allied’ Trailer
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
Pitt plays U.S. intelligence officer Max Vatan, who in 1942 North Africa encounters French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour (Cotillard) on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London, their relationship is threatened by the extreme... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Watch the Gritty, Dreamy Trailer for 1980s-Set Drama ‘Moonlight’The first trailer for Barry Jenkins’ dreamy and introspective drama “Moonlight”
Watch the Gritty, Dreamy Trailer for 1980s-Set Drama ‘Moonlight’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
The first trailer for Barry Jenkins’ dreamy and introspective drama “Moonlight” is here, taking us back to 1980s Miami at the height of Ronald Reagan’s war on drugs. The film marks Jenkins’ long-awaited followup to his 2008 drama “Medicine for... Read more
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The Wanderer
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and SpikeThe Marion Art Center is in final preparations for its summer theatrical produc
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
The Wanderer / Posted 18 days ago
The Marion Art Center is in final preparations for its summer theatrical production, , which opens its six-performance run on Thursday, August 11. Winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play and described as “hugely... Read more
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MLive.com
See film lineup screening at 2016 Hell's Half Mile fest in Bay CityBAY CITY, MI — Fifty independent films, both of the feature-length and short va
See film lineup screening at 2016 Hell's Half Mile fest in Bay City
MLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
BAY CITY, MI — Fifty independent films, both of the feature-length and short variety, are coming to downtown Bay City for the 11th annual Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival. Dark comedies, atmospheric dramas, music documentaries, and romantic... Read more

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