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Brad Pitt’s Formula 1 Race-Car Film Set for June 2025 Release

©Chanel Fall-Winter 2024/25 Ready-To-Wear Show – a Cinematic Story – Chanel Shows Brad Pitt’s Formula 1 film is racing toward release a year from now, on June 27, 2025, according to Apple Original Films. Directed by Joseph Kosinski of Top Gun: Maverick fame, the yet-untitled feature will be released globally in partnership with Warner Bros….

Lionsgate Will Release Francis Ford Coppola’s “Megalopolis”

Photo by Mihai Malaimare – © 2024 – American Zoetrope Francis Ford Coppola put aside some of his personal wealth to invest in the $120 million project, Megalopolis which features Adam Driver as a man with a passion for creating a utopian city. After it premiered at Cannes last month, Megalopolis, a $120 million epic production…

Tony Awards: Winners List!

Courtesy of Tony Awards official site. The Tony Awards telecast on Broadway’s biggest night took a cue from Very Online to declare ‘we are so back,’ and it showed an industry in full rebirth. Tony voters honored a season that featured both Juke-box juggernauts and prickly, provocative dramas, signaling an appreciation for originality, ingenuity, and…

Miles Teller to Star in Paramount’s Reboot of ‘An Officer and a Gentleman’

Photo by Nicole Wilder/PARAMOUNT+ – © 2022 Paramount Pictures. All Rights Reserved.  Paramount has tapped Miles Teller to star in its update of the 1982 blockbuster An Officer and a Gentleman, which originally starred Richard Gere. Dana Fox is writing the script for the reboot, working on a draft written by Matt Johnson. The news was…

Tribeca Festival Announces 2024 Competition Winners

TRIBECA FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2024 COMPETITION WINNERS   “Griffin in Summer,” “Bikechess,” “Hacking Hate” Take Top Honors  in U.S. Narrative, International Narrative, and Documentary Competitions “Don’t You Let Me Go” Receives the 12th Annual Nora Ephron Award “Come Closer” and “Witches” Top Inaugural Viewpoints Competition NEW YORK – (June 13, 2024) —  The 23rd annual Tribeca Festival, presented by OKX,…

Henry Selick to Direct ‘The Ocean at the End of the Line’ Based on Gaiman Novel

© Disney Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved. Filmmaker Henry Selick has revealed that his next project will be a stop-motion animated adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s 2013 novel The Ocean at the End of the Lane. According to Variety, Selick believes Gaiman’s novel to be the author’s crowning achievement, and has said that the film would be…

Sony Pictures Acquires Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Sony Pictures Entertainment has bought the renowned theater chain Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, according to their statement Wednesday, the deal also encompasses the Fantastic Fest Film Festival. Alamo Drafthouse was founded by Tim and Karrie League in 1997 as a single-screen theater in Austin, and it has grown to 35 locations in North America and became…

Dream Slate Pictures Plans Biopic About Indian Female Officer Kiran Bedi

©Courtesy of Kiran Bedi, Britannica Dream Slate Pictures in India is planning to make a biopic about Kiran Bedi, a prominent woman police officer and politician. Titled Bedi: The Name You Know. The Story You Don’t. the film will take a comprehensive look at the life of its 73-year-old subject, “revealing the untold incidents, personal…

Akira Kurosawa’s SEVEN SAMURAI, Restored in 4K for the First Time | Opens July 5 at Film Forum

©Courtesy of Toho Studios “THE FINEST JAPANESE FILM EVER MADE.” — Donald Richie TOSHIRŌ MIFUNE STARS IN AKIRA KUROSAWA’S  SEVEN SAMURAI U.S. PREMIERE OF 70th ANNIVERSARY RESTORATION RESTORED FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER IN 4K JULY 5 – 18 AT FILM FORUM ©Courtesy of Toho Studios A new 4K restoration of Akira Kurosawa’s epic masterpiece, SEVEN SAMURAI…

“Evangelion” Animation Production, Gainax Animation Files for Bankruptcy

©Courtesy of Gainax After 40 years in business, Gainax, the iconic Japanese animation studio, filed for bankruptcy in Tokyo on May 29. Originally known as Daicon Film, the studio is best known for its Neon Genesis Evangelion series, launched in the mid-1990s, which earned its producers more than $2 billion in global revenues. The history…

Rian Johnson Unveils First Look Photo For ‘Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery’

Benoit Blanc returns in his most dangerous case yet. Production has begun in London on Wake Up Dead Man: A Knives Out Mystery, the third film featuring the celebrated, Southern-fried detective created by writer/director Rian Johnson and played by Daniel Craig. The new installment is produced by Johnson and producer Ram Bergman’s production company T-Street. Aaaaand we’re off!…