• Sun, 25 Feb 2018 10:50:11 +0000
    The old adage about making sour fruit into sweet refreshment is implicit in the title of Romanian writer-director Ioana Uricaru’s promising first feature “Lemonade.” Martha Stewart herself, however, would be stumped by the wizened, acrid lemons our hapless heroine is handed in this heart-pinching hard-luck story from America’s green card-seeking margins. Bearing the tersely empathetic, […]
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 07:13:59 +0000
    Christopher Nolan’s World War II thriller “Dunkirk” walked away with top honors for sound mixing from the 54th annual Cinema Audio Society Saturday night, hosted by “The Daily Show” correspondent Michael Kosta. The film, which received eight Oscar nominations including best sound editing and best sound mixing, previously received the British Academy’s sound prize and an […]
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 05:38:40 +0000
    “Darkest Hour” led the way with film winners at the 2018 Make-up and Hair Stylists Guild Awards with two prizes. “Pitch Perfect 3,” “Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2” and “I, Tonya” also received awards. For television, “American Horror Story: Cult” and promotional campaigns for the series combined for three wins, while “Big Little Lies,” […]
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 01:18:19 +0000
    UPDATED: Doug Morris, the only person to be the top executive at all three major music companies, has secured funding for a new label and will exit his post as non-executive chairman of Sony Music Entertainment at the end of March, sources tell Variety. A report in Hits says that the new company will be called 12 […]
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 23:29:02 +0000
    Critics Guy Lodge, Jay Weissberg and Jessica Kiang selected some of their favorite films of the 2018 Berlin Film Festival, including titles from Wes Anderson, Alonso Ruizpalacios and Julien Faraut. “Isle of Dogs” After the non-events of “Nobody Wants the Night” and “Django” in the last two years, Berlin’s opening-night slot needed a shot in the […]
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:50:05 +0000
    Sridevi Kapoor, best known by her mononym Sridevi and a major Bollywood star, died Saturday night in UAE of cardiac arrest. She was 54. Her brother-in-law confirmed the news to the Indian Express. Sridevi and her family were in the United Arab Emirates for a wedding, and she was reportedly with her husband, producer Boney […]
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 21:50:41 +0000
    WASHINGTON — The House Intelligence Committee released a response to an intelligence memo authored by Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) that refutes claims that the FBI’s investigation of possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian interests was politically tainted. The memo was released on Saturday with redactions from the White House. At issue in Nunes’s memo […]
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 21:03:57 +0000
    National Hispanic Media Coalition president and CEO Alex Nogales took aim at movie studio executives Friday night, at his organization’s 21st Annual Impact Awards, an event recognizing the activism and screen work of prominent Hollywood Latinos and their allies. The annual black-tie gala comes just eight days before the 90th Annual Academy Awards, which have become […]
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 20:21:52 +0000
    British actress Emma Chambers, who was best known in the U.S. for her role as Honey Thacker in “Notting Hill,” has died of natural causes at the age of 53. Her agent confirmed the news to the BBC. Chambers was best known in the U.K. for her role in “The Vicar of Dibley,” on which […]
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 19:43:49 +0000
    Winner of best actress (Ana Brun) and Alfred Bauer Silver Bears at this year’s Berlinale competition, Paraguayan Marcelo Martinessi’s “Las Herederas” (The Heiresses”) has been sold by Luxbox to major distributors across the globe. The female-centric drama revolves around a middle-aged, once cosseted Paraguayan woman, Chela (Brun), who is forced to live on her own […]
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