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'12 Years a Slave' coming to public high schools

The National School Boards Association is partnering with New Regency, Penguin Books and the filmmakers to distribute copies of the film, book and study guide 12 Years a Slave to America’s public high schools. More »

Restoration of original 'Godzilla' to premiere in April

A new restoration of Godzilla: The Japanese Original will debut on April 12 at the fifth TCM Classic Film Festival in Hollywood More »

Ziegfeld to host Scorsese-DiCaprio five-film retrospective

Bow Tie Cinemas’ Ziegfeld Theater will celebrate the longtime collaboration between Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio with a two-day, five-film retrospective More »

Former Academy president Tom Sherak dies at 68

Tom Sherak, the charismatic and charitable studio marketing and distribution executive who recently took the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences through some tumultuous times, has died More »

Studio smackdown 2013: Warner Bros. rules world with $5.04 billion, Disney close behind

Reclaiming the crown, Warner Bros. was No. 1 in global market share in 2013 with $5.04 billion in global ticket sales. More » debuts Taryn Southern's 'Movie Therapy' series recently launched an exclusive weekly online video series starring YouTube star Taryn Southern More »

CineAsia honors Tony Leung Chiu Wai as ‘Actor Extraordinaire’

Tony Leung Chiu Wai will be honored as “Actor Extraordinaire” for 2013 at the CineAsia awards ceremony on Dec. 12 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center. More »

Jennifer Lawrence On Board for 'East of Eden' Remake

"It" girl of the moment Jennifer Lawrence has officially signed on for the new East of Eden adaptation, to be directed by her Hunger Games director Gary Ross. More »

CineAsia to salute Enlight Media's Wang Changtian

Wang Changtian, president of China’s Enlight Media, will be honored with the CineAsia Production & Filmmaker Award on Dec. 12 at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong. More »

Relativity's Davies to receive ShowEast Humanitarian Award

Kyle Davies, Relativity Media’s president of worldwide distribution, will receive the 2013 Salah M. Hassanein Humanitarian Award during the ShowEast Convention’s final night banquet and awards ceremony on Oct. 24 at the Westin Diplomat Resort and Spa in Hollywood, Florida. More »

Screenvision to present 9/11 doc 'Out of the Clear Blue Sky'

Screenvision will present Out of the Clear Blue Sky in select theatres across the country on Sept. 11, 2013 More »

ShowEast to honor Abramorama's Richard Abramowitz

ShowEast will honor Richard Abramowitz, founder of Abramorama, with the Bingham Ray Memorial Award More »

ShowEast to honor Lionsgate's Mike Polydoros

Mike Polydoros, executive VP of distribution operations at Lionsgate, will receive the 2013 Al Shapiro Distinguished Service Award at ShowEast More »

'Avatar' Sequels Grow From Two to Three

The Avatar universe just got a bit bigger. More »

IMAX names Eileen Campbell chief marketing officer

IMAX Corporation named Eileen Campbell chief marketing officer, effective July 15. Campbell will lead the company's global marketing function. More »



Film Review: Transcendence

Johnny Depp is an idealistic researcher whose consciousness is uploaded into an artificial intelligence in this slick techno-thriller with delusions of seriousness from Christopher Nolan’s cinematographer. More »

Draft Day
Film Review: Draft Day

Pro football manager faces crises on the most important day of his career in a well-tooled vehicle for Kevin Costner. More »

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