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Quincy Jones, Richard Curtis, Juliet Taylor and Bond producers will get honorary Oscars

Jun. 12, 2024 16:51 PM EDT

Quincy Jones has been nominated for seven Oscars in the past 55 years, including best original score, best song, and even best picture. Although he's never collected a competitive statuette during the Academy Awards, this November he’ll receive an honorary Oscar from the Academy’s Board of...

Sony Pictures acquires Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, the dine-in movie theater chain

Jun. 12, 2024 15:10 PM EDT

Sony Pictures Entertainment is getting into the exhibition business. The studio behind recent films like “Bad Boys: Ride or Die” and “The Garfield Movie” has acquired the distinctive theater chain Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, the companies said Wednesday. Included in the deal is the genre film...

Movie Review: Peace (and pieces) of mind 'Inside Out 2'

Jun. 12, 2024 15:08 PM EDT

Sequels have been a touchy subject when it comes to Pixar, but it’s hard to deny the natural premise of “Inside Out 2.” It’s been nine years since “Inside Out,” yet in the span between that film and its new sequel, Riley, the young girl with a head full of emotions, has gone from 11...

Sony Pictures Entertainment acquires popular dine-in movie theater chain Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Jun. 12, 2024 14:05 PM EDT
CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — Sony Pictures Entertainment acquires popular dine-in movie theater chain Alamo Drafthouse Cinema.

At the Tony Awards, a veteran host with plenty of stars and songs on tap

Jun. 12, 2024 13:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tony Awards are Sunday with a familiar host and a new venue, Lincoln Center's David H. Koch Theater in Manhattan. Here's a guide on what to look for and what to expect. Who is hosting? Academy Award winner and Tony nominee Ariana DeBose, who...

Movie Review: ‘Tuesday,’ with Julia Louis-Dreyfus, is strange, emotional and fiercely original

Jun. 12, 2024 13:19 PM EDT

Death has taken many forms in cinema. It’s been Bengt Ekerot. Ian McKellen. John Cleese. Even Brad Pitt with blonde highlights. But in “ Tuesday,” filmmaker Daina O. Pusić's bold, fantastical and affecting debut, death looks like a lot like a macaw that's seen better days. ...

Palm Dog: Kodi, star of 'Dog on Trial,' is the top dog of Cannes

Jun. 12, 2024 11:40 AM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — The verdict is in: The titular “Dog on Trial” was declared this year's Palm Dog winner in Cannes on Friday. Kodi the Belgian Malinois mix, who plays Cosmos in the Swiss comedy-drama, narrowly beat Xin, a sighthound who instead wagged away with the Grand...

The real stars of Cannes may be the dogs

Jun. 12, 2024 11:37 AM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — It’s been a dog’s life at this year’s Cannes Film Festival — or should that be the Canine Film Festival? Since the 77th edition's opening day, human actors have shared the limelight with their canine co-stars on and off the red carpet, kept secure by...

Real-life brothers-in-law Jake Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard are adversaries in 'Presumed Innocent'

Jun. 11, 2024 14:17 PM EDT

Occasionally, while filming an intense courtroom scene for his new series, Jake Gyllenhaal would catch his “Presumed Innocent” co-star Peter Sarsgaard glaring at him from across the room. “It was just funny,” recalled Gyllenhaal in a recent interview alongside Sarsgaard,...

Movie Review: Andrew McCarthy hunts the 'Brat Pack' blowback in the documentary 'Brats'

Jun. 11, 2024 13:04 PM EDT

He’s 61 now, well-off and trim. He has many accomplishments as an actor but there's this one thing he finds hard to shake: Back in 1985, he got called something. During the Reagan administration, rising star Andrew McCarthy was lumped into an amorphous group of young actors who...