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Randy Thom Urges Directors, Screenwriters to "Create Moments" for Immersive Sound
A DTS exec warned that there needs to be an affordable option for theater owners or they will forego immersive sound and charge extra for "comfy seats"read more
Reddit Bans Page Where Celebrity Nude Photos Were Shared
Reddit has closed the board that became a hub for the leaked nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and other celebrities. The massive celebrity photo leak originated on image-sharing site 4chan...
Toronto Film Review: ‘Pawn Sacrifice’
The moves are none too surprising but the psychological back-and-forth still compels attention in "Pawn Sacrifice."
Toronto Film Review: ‘The Equalizer’
Denzel Washington balances the scales of justice in “The Equalizer,” an ultraviolent update of the 1985-89 CBS drama series.
‘The Flash’ and ‘Jane the Virgin’ Lead The CW's Push for Diversity This Fall
The CW's newest Fall offerings are more diverse than ever thanks to ”Jane the Virgin” and “The Flash.” Following screenings of the pilot episodes, the shows’ cast an...
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'The Equalizer': Toronto Review
Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua reteam for an action film based on the '80s TV series of the same nameread more
‘The Equalizer’ Review: Denzel Washington Serves Up Righteous Fury in Action-Thriller
After a summer of “action” films that mostly involved their stars posing, pointing and prancing around in front of green-screens so the special effects can do all the work, a street-level ...
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Toronto: EuropaCorp Nabs Samuel L. Jackson's 'Big Game'
Finnish filmmaker Jalmari Helander wrote and directed the action movieread more
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Toronto: Relativity Launching Specialty Division (Exclusive)
Production president Robbie Brenner will head the unit, while veteran specialty acquisitions executive Matt Brodlie was brought in to co-run the new ventureread more
Chuck Todd Makes His Debut as Moderator of NBC's ‘Meet the Press’
The passing of the baton is officially complete. Chuck Todd moderated his first episode of NBC's “Meet the Press” on Sunday by telling viewers, “We're making a few changes a...
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Toronto: Tobey Maguire Chess Film 'Pawn Sacrifice' Sells to Bleecker Street
The film first screened for buyers at the festival Sept. 5 but won’t officially debut until Sept. 11read more
Chuck Todd Inaugurates New Look On ‘Meet the Press’
The disproportionate attention showered on the Sunday discussion shows has made remodeling “Meet the Press” seem like a momentous occasion. NBC News didn’t want to leave much to chan...
Chris Rock’s ‘Top Five’ Sparking Bidding Wars in Toronto
Lionsgate, CBS Films and Relativity are among the studios vying for Chris Rock’s “Top Five” after the comedy received an enthusiastic reception at the Toronto Film Festival this week...
Joan Rivers: Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie O’Donnell Among Celebrities at Funeral
Joan Rivers’ funeral on Sunday was Hollywood “all the way,” just as the comedian requested in her 2012 book “I Hate Everyone … Starting with Me.” Lights and camera...
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Venice: Silver Lion Winner 'The Postman's White Nights' Captivates Buyers
Andrei Konchalovsky's new film blends documentary style shooting with narrative improvisationread more
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Toronto: A24 Nears Deal to Acquire Noah Baumbach's 'While We're Young'
The film made its world premiere Saturday night at Toronto's Princess of Wales Theatreread more
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Wins Cold U.S. Box Office with $10.2 Million, ‘The Identical’ Tanks
Disney-Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy,” the summer’s biggest success story, ruled at the sleepy U.S. box office with an estimated $10.2 million at 3,221 locations in its six...
Remembering Joan Rivers: Kathy Griffin, Kelly Osbourne Among Stars Attending New York Funeral
Joan Rivers‘ family and friends gathered Sunday in New York for a star-studded private funeral honoring the 81-year-old comedy legend. Donald Trump, Whoopi Goldberg, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kat...
Terrible Box Office Summer Bleeds into First Fall Weekend, as ‘Guardians’ Wins Again
If you're looking for some alone time this Sunday, here's a recommendation: Go to the movies. The weekend after Labor Day has been historically slow, and this year, theater receipts have been ...
TV Review: ‘Sons of Anarchy,’ The Final Season
Given its initial premise and appalling body count, the fact “Sons of Anarchy” has credibly reached a seventh and final season is in itself an accomplishment. Yet this fall’s driving theme — u...