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Cannes 2017: 10 Great Films From The Festival

Cannes 2017: 10 Great Films From The Festival

| May 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

  2017’s Cannes Film Festival is over and done, but it was easily a festival to remember as they managed to step up their game this year with a wider variety of representation and diverse content. The 70th annual edition—which occurred between May 17-28—welcomed a phenomenal selection of thought-provoking films. Since this is Cannes after […]

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Quinn Shephard Meet The 22-Year-Old Filmmaker that Conquered Tribeca

Quinn Shephard Meet The 22-Year-Old Filmmaker that Conquered Tribeca

| May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

While most 22 year olds nowadays are preparing to enter the post-undergraduate adult world of major debt and 9-5 work days, that isn’t the case for a select few. If you’re Quinn Shephard, you’re in the process of making your directorial debut at one of this country’s largest film festivals with a small and unforgettable […]

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“The Endless” Directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead Discuss Creepy Indie Horror Flick

“The Endless” Directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead Discuss Creepy Indie Horror Flick

| April 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you aren’t familiar with Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead’s work, then you need to do your homework. The filmmaking duo who gained recognition after their directorial debut “Resolution” hit the Tribeca scene back in 2012 continues to maintain their indie moviemaking streak. While “Resolution” dealt with friendship dynamics, their followup “Spring” examined romantic relationships. […]

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Kobe Bryant’s “Dear Basketball” Made its Tribeca Debut

Kobe Bryant’s “Dear Basketball” Made its Tribeca Debut

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

After Kobe Bryant retired from basketball, his next career move would easily qualify as a highly unanticipated and untraditional move for an ex-athlete: he wrote a poem. His lover letter to the game he’s been “deeply in love with” since the age of six was turned into a short film that premiered at the 2017 […]

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PPLA’s Top 10 Picks from Sundance 2017

PPLA’s Top 10 Picks from Sundance 2017

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

This years’ Sundance festival in Park City, Utah went out with a bang. As per usual, with it’s star-filled arrival came a number of noteworthy films that we guarantee will surface your radar later this year.

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Press Pass Presents: The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

Press Pass Presents: The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Twas two nights before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring not even a: hold on, did you get your Christmas or Hanukkah presents yet? Didn’t think so.

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Wonder Woman Delivers

Wonder Woman Delivers

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

At least the trailer delivers. But if chemistry between the actors and director are any hint from their Hall H conference this past week at comic con we have a massive success in the works for the silver screen’s first leading superheroine since the massive bomb that was Elektra.

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C2E2 DELIVERS ANOTHER STELLAR YEAR FOR COMIC BOOK FANS

C2E2 DELIVERS ANOTHER STELLAR YEAR FOR COMIC BOOK FANS

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chicago Comic Entertainment Expo (C2E2) once again descended upon Chicago this April and brought with it enough geek related events and guests to make even the most stubborn fanboy squee. Now in its fourth year the festival has finally garnered the attention it deserves as a worthy successor to its direct competition, Wizard World […]

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JAMES DUMONT Q&A: DALLAS BUYERS CLUB & AMERICAN HORROR STORY

JAMES DUMONT Q&A: DALLAS BUYERS CLUB & AMERICAN HORROR STORY

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The stars have been aligning for actor James DuMont. We recently saw him in the Oscar winning film Dallas Buyer’s Club and in the Emmy and Golden Globe winning series American Horror Story. In a new interview, Dumont, who has also starred on the hit shows House and Treme, discussed the powerful experience of playing […]

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THE ACADEMY’S SUMMER FILM SERIES BEGINS

THE ACADEMY’S SUMMER FILM SERIES BEGINS

| May 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

On May 19 the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will inaugurate its new open-air venue with an invitation only screening of Field of Dreams, a fitting way to open any venue. The space includes a permanent 40 x 20 foot screen adjacent to a 10,000 square foot plaza. Beyond the summer, the venue will […]

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