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Fey, Poehler, Rudolph & More: ‘Sisters’ Plays Host to ‘SNL’ Family Reunion

There’s a family reunion happening backstage at “Late Night with Seth Meyers.” It’s December 17th and the stars of the new Universal Pictures comedy “Sisters” have gathered in the green room at Rockefeller Center’s Studio 8G before their appearance on the nightly talk series. The film, which was written by former “Saturday Night Live” scribe […]

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‘Chi-Raq’ Star Teyonah Parris Hopes Film Sparks Important Discussion

Could sex deprivation halt gang violence in one of America’s most dangerous cities? That’s the premise of director Spike Lee’s controversial new movie “Chi-Raq.” Set in the South Side of Chicago amid a bloody war between the Spartan gang, led by aspiring rapper Demetrius “Chi-Raq” Dupree (Nick Cannon), and the rival Trojans, led by a […]

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Elden Henson: From ‘Mighty Ducks’ Bruiser to ‘Hunger Games’ Rebel

“The Hunger Games” saga finally comes to end this weekend with the release of the fourth and final installment of the billion-dollar film franchise, “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2.” With the nation of Panem engulfed in a full-scale revolutionary war between district rebels and the country’s crooked president, Coriolanus Snow (Donald Sutherland), rebel […]

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‘The 33’ Showcases the Untold Story of the Trapped Chilean Miners

In 2010, 33 Chilean miners became trapped nearly half a mile below the Atacama Desert after a devastating collapse cut off all exits. After 16 days of exploratory drilling, experts were unable to locate the men – who had little water and emergency food rations for only 2-3 days – and many believed no one […]

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New Doc Chronicles the Comeback of Wrestling Legend ‘Jake the Snake’

The world of professional wrestling has lost far too many of its brightest stars before the age of 60. While the all-too-common causes of early death amongst pro-wrestlers have been heart disease, heart failure and heart attacks, a startling number of grapplers have died as the result of illegal or prescription drug abuse: Rick Rude, […]

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Sylvester Stallone, Co-Stars Return to Philadelphia to Celebrate ‘Creed’

Sylvester Stallone returned to the City of Brotherly Love today in celebration of the November 25th release of his new “Rocky” sequel, “Creed.” Stallone was joined by co-stars Michael B. Jordan and Tessa Thompson, as well as co-writer and director Ryan Coogler, at the summit of the iconic Philadelphia Museum of Art staircase, which was […]

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Philadelphia Film Festival Director Highlights 24th Year’s Must-See Films

The 24th Philadelphia Film Festival kicks off its 11-day lineup of movies tonight, October 21, and if you’ve never immersed yourself in the film festival experience, the Philadelphia Film Society’s annual event just might be the perfect place to start. “The festival is accessible for everyone. It’s designed for everyone. It’s not for just cinephiles […]

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Philadelphia Film Society Announces 24th Film Festival Line-Up

The Philadelphia Film Festival returns to the City of Brotherly Love for another exciting program of more than 130 feature-length and short films from Thursday, October 22 to Sunday, November 1. The 24th edition of the festival opens its 11-day run with filmmaker Charlie Kaufman’s stop-motion film “Anomalisa,” and will close with documentarian Michael Moore’s […]

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How Does Mars Discovery Change Matt Damon’s Movie ‘The Martian’?

Mars is a red hot planet these days. Not only is the fourth planet from the sun the centerpiece of Ridley Scott’s new movie “The Martian,” based on the novel by author Andy Weir, but the desert rock is making headlines after a NASA spacecraft recently discovered evidence of flowing water on its surface. How […]

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Richard Gere Tells ‘Human’ Story in Homeless Drama ‘Time Out of Mind’

Richard Gere is best known for his debonair leading man roles in swoon-inducing films such as “An Officer and a Gentleman” and “Pretty Woman,” but the 66-year-old star is strikingly stripped down and vulnerable in the new movie “Time Out of Mind.” Directed by “I’m Not There” scribe Oren Moverman, the indie drama follows a […]

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