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Review: Will Smith-led 'Emancipation' is an action thriller

Dec. 01, 2022 14:39 PM EST

It comes as some relief that Antoine Fuqua's “Emancipation,” starring Will Smith as a runaway slave in Civil War-era Louisiana, is not, at least traditionally speaking, an Oscar movie. Despite the film's important historical backdrop, its awards-season timing and its inevitable...

'Everything Everywhere All At Once' leads Spirit Award noms

Nov. 22, 2022 16:38 PM EST

The multiverse-hopping adventure film “ Everything Everywhere All At Once ” has a leading eight nominations for the Film Independent Spirit Awards with nods for best feature, best director, best lead actor for Michelle Yeoh, supporting actors Ke Huy Quan and Jamie Lee Curtis and breakthrough...

Editorial Roundup: Indiana

Nov. 22, 2022 07:18 AM EST

Indianapolis Business Journal. November 18, 2022. Editorial: Actionable workforce proposals are step to a better Indiana Call us jaded. We’ve seen dozens of recommendations over the years for boosting the state’s workforce readiness and preparing Indiana for the...

‘The Menu’ filmmakers share ingredients of dining thriller

Nov. 17, 2022 18:04 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A group of 11 diners gather one evening on a private island in the Pacific Northwest for a once-in-a-lifetime meal from a renowned chef in the new thriller “ The Menu.” At $1,200 a head, it promises to be a singular experience, but no one, not the movie...

Review: In 'Wakanda Forever,' an empire mourns and rebuilds

Nov. 08, 2022 12:02 PM EST

Made in the wake of tragedy, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” reverberates with the agony of loss, piercing the usually less consequential superhero realm. Like someone going through the stages of grief, Ryan Coogler’s movie is at turns mournful and rootless, full of rage and blessed with...

From ‘Enola Holmes’ to ‘Extraction,’ Netflix bets on sequels

Nov. 04, 2022 12:51 PM EDT

It’s easy to forget that the Netflix original film department is still rather young. Five years ago, the streaming service didn’t even really have one. But things move quickly in the competitive streaming world, especially when starting from scratch. Now with a robust library of...