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Jackson said it will be "the ultimate ‘fly on the wall’ experience that Beatles fans have long dreamt about."
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Terry Zwigoff's claim comes on the heels of a similar allegation made this week by "Lord of the Rings" director Peter Jackson.
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"There it is, confirmation that Harvey Weinstein derailed my career," Sorvino said.
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As part of their "Michael Jackson Birthday Weekend" with the Estate of Michael Jackson, Cirque du Soleil hosted myself and
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There is one area though that most film schools have seemed to overlook, and that is beyond the mechanics, beyond the completion of the movie. What is the effect of cinema on its audience?
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For nearly 30 years now -- ever since King Kong Encounter was first added to Universal Studios Hollywood's tram tour back in June of 1986 and that 7 ton, 30 foot-tall animatronic figure began blasting tourists with his banana breath -- theme park goers have been going ape for this massive movie monster.
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The Mt. Rushmorification of social discourse is destroying any semblance of nuanced, sophisticated analysis. And I'm right there with it, doing what I can to continue the trend.
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Come the summer of 2016, Universal Orlando is looking to invert this formula with their brand-new Skull Island: Reign of Kong attraction. This time around, it's us humans who will be set loose in Kong's world.
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5. Weinstein is shocked he got away with depicting Lyndon B. Johnson's Voting Rights Act politics and "Selma" didn't. In
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As Graham Norton points out, half of the United Kingdom appears in the "Lord of the Rings" franchise -- but now we know why
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I give my thoughts on how Jackson wraps up this prequel tale in my review for Jim Freund's Hour of the Wolf, and also give my verdict on the much more engaging, Irish animated fantasy, Song of the Sea.
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Jackson has done something that will likely never be done again: It's not just that he got these movies made the way he wanted -- but that the way he did it was of such consistently high quality.
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All my previous qualms about the girth (and necessity) of individual installments notwithstanding, there's no denying that the totality of this saga represents a singular achievement in cinematic history.
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5. The sneaky right-hand man. In "Rings," no one trusts Gríma Wormtongue, the suspicious chief advisor to King Théoden of
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So maybe it's not just Hollywood creatives who are newly aware of what Universal Parks & Resorts can do. But a whole new generation of theme park fans who have finally learned to appreciate the Universal difference.
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How do you play a giant dragon when you're a mere human? By being Benedict Cumberbatch, of course. In new behind-the-scenes
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