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fb.indiewire.com – Well, here's a movie that won't be playing Cannes or coming anywhere near it: "The Expendables 3." It's not high art, and these things are barely movies at all, but they do have explosions and old dudes causing those explosions and that's all some folks need. And so, a batch of new pics from the action sequel are here. 3 days 7 hours ago via jetli
rss.feedsportal.com – Cronenberg! Loach! Egoyan! Leigh! Dardennes!The line-up for the Cannes Film Festival 2014 has been announced, and it's a selection that includes some Festival regulars as well as some less familiar faces. So don your beret, strike up a Gauloise and peruse the full list of films in competition, screening out of competition and in the Un Certain Regard categories below. 3 days 6 hours ago via jackiechan
Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #49: Marshall Curry Follows Baltimore Native to Libyan Battlefields in 'Point and Shoot'
fb.indiewire.com – Documentary artist Marshall Curry has been producing documentaries both feature-length and for TV since 2005. His latest project "Point and Shoot" tells the story of Matthew VanDyke, a young Baltimore native, who went to Libya to join the rebels who were taking up arms against Gaddafi. While there, he was captured and spent six months in solitary confinement before escaping and returning to the front lines. 3 days 7 hours ago via brucelee
thewrap.com – Bryan Singer has been accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy in court documents filed on Wednesday. According to the lawsuit filed in federal court in Hawaii, plaintiff Michael Egan, who was named in a press release by his lawyers, was 17 when he was forced to perform various sexual acts with Singer during the late-1990's. 3 days 7 hours ago via donnieyen
fb.indiewire.com – After Marvel's "The Avengers" made a billion dollars, and became the third highest grossing movie of all time, rival studios freaked. And so, they began to plot their own massive, cinematic comic universes while also spending big money on their properties, hoping to join Marvel in the billion dollar club. 3 days 7 hours ago via brucelee
feedproxy.google.com – Fear the man with nothing left to lose. Wow - this is indeed a must watch. After being announced as part of the Official Selection at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival earlier this morning, A24 Films has launched the full theatrical trailer for David Michôd's The Rover, a post-apocalyptic western thriller starring Guy Pearce and Robert Pattinson. 3 days 11 hours ago via brucelee
joblo.com – Last month Jerry Bruckheimer gave an update on TOP GUN 2, and in a new interview with THR, the producer shared a few details on what's going on with two of his other projects: BEVERLY HILLS COP 4 and PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES. BEVERLY HILLS COP 4 will be directed by Brett Ratner, and Bruckheimer says the script is almost finished, and he hopes filming will start by the end of the... 3 days 11 hours ago via theothersenhman
fb.indiewire.com – Are we possibly looking at a career rebound for Ryan Reynolds? Kicking off the year with good notices for the Sundance oddball comedy "The Voices," the actor will be packing his bags shortly for Cannes where Atom Egoyan's "The Captive" will premiere. And the first trailer is here. To be honest, Egoyan's output of late has been patchy at best (his previous effort, "The Devil's Knot," is a bit of a misfire) but we're compelled by this one. 3 days 12 hours ago via donnieyen
theguardian.com – Lawyer for director of Usual Suspects and X-Men describes claims that the film-maker raped a teenage aspiring actor as 'absurd and defamatory'Bryan Singer, the director of the X-Men films and The Usual Suspects, has been accused of raping a 17-year-old boy and forcing him to take cocaine in 1999 via a civil lawsuit filed in Hawaii.Plaintiff Michael F Egan III, who has waived his right to anonymity, claims he was abused by Singer and others in Los Angeles and Hawaii during a period in which he was trying to make an acting career for himself in Hollywood. 3 days 13 hours ago via brucelee
feedproxy.google.com – John Legend and Step Up 5 writer John Swetnam are teaming up for a dance movie called Breaking Through, a "documentary-style dance drama for the YouTube generation." (Finally!) According to Deadline, the project will be the first of its kind to combine dance movies and found footage. 3 days 18 hours ago via jackiechan
comingsoon.net – Following a behind-the-scenes image from earlier today, New Line Cinema and Village Roadshow Pictures have officially announced that principal photography begins Tuesday, April 22, on location in Australia for San Andreas , starring Dwayne Johnson. The action thriller reunites Johnson with director Brad Peyton and producer Beau Flynn, following their collaboration on the global hit Journey 2: 3 days 19 hours ago via jackiechan