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After 40 years in Park City, Sundance exploring options for 2027 film festival and beyond

Apr. 17, 2024 15:14 PM EDT

The Sundance Film Festival may not always call Park City, Utah, home. The Sundance Institute has started to explore the possibility of other U.S. locations to host the independent film festival starting in 2027, the organization said Wednesday. The 2025 and 2026 festivals will still...

'Civil War' might be the year's most explosive movie. Alex Garland thinks it's just reporting

Apr. 17, 2024 14:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Garland’s films have vividly conjured a virus-caused pandemic (2002's “28 Days Later”), an uncontrollable artificial intelligence (2014’s “Ex Machina”) and, in his latest, “Civil War,” a near-future America in the throes of all-out warfare. Most...

Seinfeld's upcoming Netflix movie about Pop-Tarts to be featured in IndyCar race at Long Beach

Apr. 17, 2024 09:15 AM EDT

Jerry Seinfeld's upcoming Netflix comedy will be featured during this weekend's IndyCar race at Long Beach as rookie Linus Lundqvist will drive a car painted to look like a Pop-Tart in recognition of the movie “Unfrosted.” Chip Ganassi Racing's No. 8 will be painted in the...

Participant, studio behind 'Spotlight,’ ‘An Inconvenient Truth,’ shutters after 20 years

Apr. 16, 2024 15:44 PM EDT

Participant, the activist film and television studio that has financed Oscar winners like “Spotlight” and socially conscious documentaries like “Food, Inc,” and “Waiting For Superman” is closing its doors after 20 years. Billionaire Jeff Skoll told his staff of 100 in a...

What Winnie the Pooh and Mickey Mouse can tell us about the public domain and remix culture

Apr. 16, 2024 14:03 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The giant stuffed bear, its face a twisted smile, lumbers across the screen. Menacing music swells. Shadows mask unknown threats. Christopher Robin begs for his life. And is that a sledgehammer about to pulverize a minor character's head? Thus unfolds the...

Apple TV app - Top Movies

Apr. 16, 2024 11:47 AM EDT

Top Movie Purchases and Rentals (US): 1. Kung Fu Panda 4 2. The Beekeeper 3. Anyone But You 4. Land of Bad 5. Migration 6. The Iron Claw 7. One Life 8. The Hunger Games:...

In war saga 'The Sympathizer,' Vietnamese voices are no longer stuck in the background

Apr. 15, 2024 14:56 PM EDT

Vietnamese journalist-turned-filmmaker Phanxinê remembers exactly when he decided to make movies in his native country rather than Hollywood. It was in 2008 but it could have been a satirical scene out of the Vietnam Era-novel “The Sympathizer.” Someone from a movie studio...

New Mexico judge sentences “Rust” movie armorer to 18 months in prison for fatal on-set shooting by Alec Baldwin

Apr. 15, 2024 14:15 PM EDT
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico judge sentences “Rust” movie armorer to 18 months in prison for fatal on-set shooting by Alec Baldwin.

‘Civil War’ declares victory at the box office, toppling 'Godzilla x Kong'

Apr. 15, 2024 09:38 AM EDT

Alex Garland’s provocative “ Civil War ” didn’t only ignite the discourse. The film also inspired audiences to go to the cinemas this weekend where it surpassed expectations and earned $25.7 million in ticket sales in North America, according to studio estimates Sunday. ...

What to stream this week: Conan O’Brien travels, 'Migration' soars and Taylor Swift will reign

Apr. 15, 2024 00:02 AM EDT

Zack Snyder’s “Rebel Moon – Part Two: The Scargiver” landing on Netflix and Taylor Swift’s “The Tortured Poets Department” album are some of the new television, movies, music and games headed to a device near you. Also among the streaming offerings worth your time as...