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The major fall film festivals -- Venice, Telluride, Toronto, New York -- have banded together to battle COVID panic. The festivals sent out a...
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If there had been a premiere for Aaron Schneider's "Greyhound" with Sony Pictures, I would have happily congratulated the director, the star Tom Hanks,...
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The legendary Italian film composer, Ennio Morricone, has died Italy age 91. The cause of death was the result of a fall. Morricone was nominated...
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Finally, people with common sense! The BFI London Film Festival, set for October, will be virtual. They're not kidding us or themselves that there could...
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Mel Gibson's made a lot of bad movies. Some of them have never been seen by critics because they're weren't formally released. His new one,...
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The Motion Picture Academy welcomes 819 new members today. As usual, it's eclectic bunch from all over the place. Some veterans like Tyne Daly...
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Johnny Mandel is being mourned and celebrated today. He was a prolific scorer of movies and wrote hundreds of great songs. His most famous...
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UPDATE 2:27PM Dick Van Dyke writes on Twitter: "My idol, Carl Reiner, wrote about the human comedy. He had a deeper understanding of the...
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I always say, and you may, too: Donald Trump doesn't realize who will write his story. Lin Manuel Miranda got that when he read...
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I was lucky enough to attend the opening of "Hamilton" at the Public Theater on February 17, 2015. To say everyone in the audience...