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The newcomers behind ‘The Last Black Man in San Francisco’

In this Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, file photo, writer Jimmie Fails, left, and director Joe Talbot pose for a portrait to promote the film "The Last Black Man in San Francisco," at the Salesforce Music Lodge during the Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah. The film opens nationwide Friday, June 14 and is already one of the most acclaimed of the year. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP, File)

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s an unusually chilly and overcast Sunday in Los Angeles when the San Francisco filmmaking team and longtime friends Jimmie Fails and Joe Talbot meet for a rooftop brunch a few days after their hometown premiere of “The Last Black Man in San Francisco.”

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REGAL ADDS FIVE 4DX SCREENS ACROSS THE U.S IN APRIL

REGAL ADDS FIVE 4DX SCREENS ACROSS THE U.S IN APRIL

Innovative Cinema Technology Expands to Knoxville, Nashville, San Diego, King of Prussia and Las Vegas, Bringing the Current Count of Regal 4DX Screens to 17

LOS ANGELES - April 29, 2019 -- CJ 4DPLEX and Regal announced today that the latest round of 4DX screens in the U.S. will have opened across five cities - Knoxville, Nashville, San Diego, King of Prussia and Las Vegas – by the end of the month. The openings will bring the current count of Regal 4DX theaters to 17.

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THE WIZARDING WORLD JOURNEY CONTINUES AS THE THIRD FANTASTIC BEASTS FILM IS SLATED FOR NOVEMBER 12, 2021

THE WIZARDING WORLD JOURNEY CONTINUES AS THE THIRD FANTASTIC BEASTS FILM IS SLATED FOR NOVEMBER 12, 2021

BURBANK, CA – April 29, 2019 – Warner Bros. Pictures has announced the release date for the third “Fantastic Beasts” film—inviting audiences to return to the cinematic Wizarding World on November 12, 2021.

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Local comic store, Maximum Comics, celebrated X-Men Day with fans on behalf of DARK PHOENIX

On Monday, May 13, 20th Century Fox kicked off X-Men Day – a celebration of the culmination of the X-Men saga, its global fanbase, all the beloved characters, its groundbreaking impact on popular culture and enduring audience appeal for nearly 20 years. X-Men Day also honored the legacy of the X-Men franchise by kicking off advance ticket sales for DARK PHOENIX! Fan celebrations of all things X-Men occurred online and all over the world including the debut of exclusive X-Men content, special events, and unexpected surprises for the most loyal fans.

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FILMING IS UNDERWAY ON “TENET,” A NEW FILM FROM CHRISTOPHER NOLAN

BURBANK, CA – May 22, 2019 – Filming has begun on Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Tenet,” being directed by Christopher Nolan. “Tenet,” which is being filmed on location across seven countries, is an action epic evolving from the world of international espionage. Nolan is directing from his own original screenplay, utilizing a mixture of IMAX® and 70mm film to bring the story to the screen.

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THE 25TH JAMES BOND ADVENTURE SET TO START PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY

THE 25TH JAMES BOND ADVENTURE SET TO START PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY

JAMAICA, APRIL 25, 2019 - GoldenEye in Jamaica. James Bond Producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today confirmed the start of principal photography on the 25th official James Bond film begins on 28 April 2019. From Albert R. Broccoli's EON Productions and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, the film is directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga and stars Daniel Craig, who returns for his fifth film as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007.

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DISNEYNATURE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS “Penguins” Opens Nationwide April 17

DISNEYNATURE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS “Penguins” Opens Nationwide April 17

For 10 years, Disneynature has transported moviegoers around the world and under the sea, showcasing an array of animals that have touched the hearts of millions. A mama bear treks through snowy Alaskan terrain on a mission to feed her new spring cubs. A tiny orphaned chimpanzee is adopted by the most unlikely member of his extended family. A panda bear cub tests her boundaries—and her watchful mother. And a clueless-but-captivating first-time father penguin finds his way among millions of fellow penguins. Indeed, as Disneynature marks a decade since its first feature-film debut, its newest film, “Penguins,” begins its 10-day countdown till opening day—just in time for Earth Day.

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BILL NIGHY, MIRANDA HART, AND MORE JOIN CAST OF WORKING TITLE AND BLUEPRINT PICTURES’ EMMA

BILL NIGHY, MIRANDA HART, AND MORE JOIN CAST OF WORKING TITLE AND BLUEPRINT PICTURES’ EMMA

Acclaimed Cast Joins Previously Announced Anya Taylor-Joyand Johnny Flynn in Autumn de Wilde’s New Adaptation of Jane Austen Classic

London, England – Golden Globe® and BAFTA® winner Bill Nighy (Page Eight, Their Finest), award-winning comedian and actress Miranda Hart (Miranda, Call the Midwife, Spy) and more join the cast of Working Title and Blueprint Pictures’ Emma. Joining the previously announced Anya Taylor-Joy in the titular role and Johnny Flynn as George Knightley, Nighy will take on the role of Emma’s father Mr. Woodhouse, with Hart as Miss Bates. Rounding out the cast are Mia Goth as Harriet Smith, Josh O’Connor as Mr. Elton, Callum Turner as Frank Churchill, Rupert Graves as Mr. Weston, Gemma Whelan as Mrs. Weston, Amber Anderson as Jane Fairfax, and Tanya Reynolds as Mrs. Elton. Autumn de Wilde will direct this new adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel, written for the screen by Eleanor Catton with Working Title’s Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner and Blueprint Pictures’ Graham Broadbent and Pete Czernin producing.

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PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY BEGINS ON FOX SEARCHLIGHT PICTURES: “READY OR NOT”

PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY BEGINS ON FOX SEARCHLIGHT PICTURES: “READY OR NOT”

Film directed by Radio Silence members, Tyler Gillett and Matt Bettinelli-Olpin

Starring Samara Weaving, Adam Brody, Mark O’Brien,with Henry Czerny and Andie MacDowell

Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 2018 – Fox Searchlight Pictures Presidents of Production, Film and Television Matthew Greenfield and David Greenbaum announced that principal photography on READY OR NOT has begun in Toronto, Canada. The film stars Samara Weaving (THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI, “Picnic at Hanging Rock”), Adam Brody (CHIPS, SLEEPING WITH OTHER PEOPLE), Mark O’Brien (ARRIVAL, “Halt and Catch Fire”), with Henry Czerny (“Sharp Objects,” THE A-TEAM) and Andie MacDowell (FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL, SEX, LIES, AND VIDEOTAPE). Of the Radio Silence team (SOUTHBOUND), Tyler Gillett and Matt Bettinelli-Olpin are directing with Chad Villella executive producing. The script is written by Guy Busick (URGE) Ryan Murphy (MINUTES PAST MIDNIGHT). The film is being produced by Tripp Vinson (THE PRODIGY, EXORCISIM OF EMILY ROSE) and James Vanderbilt (THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS, ZODIAC).

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FOCUS FEATURES ANNOUNCES PRODUCTION ON HARRIET FEATURE ON THE LIFE OF HEROIC ABOLITIONIST HARRIET TUBMAN STARRING CYNTHIA ERIVO

FOCUS FEATURES ANNOUNCES PRODUCTION ON HARRIET FEATURE ON THE LIFE OF HEROIC ABOLITIONIST HARRIET TUBMAN STARRING CYNTHIA ERIVO

Directed by Kasi Lemmons, Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Alwyn, and Jennifer Nettles join cast

New York, NY, September 12, 2018 – Focus Features chairman Peter Kujawski announced today that Focus has set production on Harriet, a new feature chronicling the life of heroic abolitionist Harriet Tubman. Tubman will be played by Tony, Emmy and Grammy Award®-winner Cynthia Erivo (Bad Times at the El Royale, Widows), and the cast includes fellow Tony Award®-winner and Grammy Award®-winner Leslie Odom Jr. (Hamilton, Murder on the Orient Express), Joe Alwyn (Boy Erased, The Favourite, Mary Queen of Scots), multiple Grammy Award®-winner Jennifer Nettles, and Clarke Peters (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri). Awarding winning director Kasi Lemmons (Eve’s Bayou) will direct a screenplay she co-wrote with Gregory Allen Howard (Ali, Remember the Titans). Debra Martin Chase (The Princess Diaries, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants) with Martin Chase Productions, Daniela Taplin Lundberg (Beasts of No Nation, The Kids are All Right) with Stay Gold Features and Gregory Allen Howard will produce. They’re joined by cinematographer John Toll and costume designer Paul Tazewell. Josh McLaughlin, Focus Features president of production, will oversee the production. The film is set to begin filming this October in Virginia.

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