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Frantz Movie: A Tormented French Man Struggles to Tell the Truth – Review & Trailer

By Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Permalink 0

The film we like to bring to your attention this week is a history-based drama, titled Frantz, by François Ozon (Under the Sand, 8 Women, Swimming Pool). Set in Germany and France in the immediate aftermath of the First World War, (1914-1918), Frantz takes place in the tense and sad recovery phase after both sides lost loved ...

Below Her Mouth Gets IMDB’s New F-Rating

By Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Permalink 7

Below Her Mouth movie is a first in a new category of ratings introduced by IMDb (Internet Movie Database), the world’s largest movie website. IMDB has adopted a new 'F-rating' to highlight films that are directed by women, written by women, and/or pass the Bechdel test. So, what is this test and what does it ...

The Elton John AIDS Foundation to Host Special Screening of ‘The Promise’

By Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Permalink 0

On February 26, Oscar Night, Sir Elton John and husband David Furnish (The Elton John AIDS Foundation) will host a special screening of Terry George’s new film The Promise. The history-based film focuses on a love triangle set against the backdrop of the Armenian Genocide in Turkey at the beginning of WWI. The Promise stars ...

Tim Sutton’s DARK NIGHT Explores Homegrown Terrorism – TRAILER

By Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Permalink 0

This month DARK NIGHT, an indie drama, by writer-director Tim Sutton (PAVILLION) looks into gun violence in America, isolation, and home grown terrorism, with a carefully executed shots and a distinctive style of filmmaking to tell its story as it plants and elevates the suspense. Tim Sutton’s third feature has been described as a haunting, understated ...

AFI Voices Support For Iranian Director Asghar Farhadi, Opposes Trump’s Travel Ban

By Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Permalink 0

The American Film Institute / AFI has released a statement of support for Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi who won’t attend the Academy Awards due to President Donald Trump’s executive order banning people seven countries, Iraq, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen from entering the Unites States of America. Farhadi’s film “The Salesman” has been nominated for an ...

Christian Bale Bio Author Harrison Cheung Elevates with YA Novel ‘West of Weird’

By Monday, December 5, 2016 Permalink 2

This month we received exciting news about our friend, Brave New Hollywood guest-blogger, author Harrison Cheung who has been achieving new success and aiming for higher, creative grounds. Harrison is the author of Christian Bale: The inside Story of the Darkest Batman, an entertaining, character study of one of Hollywood’s brightest stars, and the career ...

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