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  • Menahem Golan
    Israeli director and producer Menahem Golan dead at 85
    Israeli director and producer Menahem Golan passed away Friday from natural causes. He was 85 years old. Best known for being one half of the infamous Golan-Globus film company and their studio Cannon Films. Golan was responsible for such B-movie...
  • Lawsuit backfires Tyler Perry's Fort McPherson Purchase
    Lawsuit backfires Tyler Perry's Fort McPherson purchase
    Atlanta Director/Producer Tyler Perry has entered into an exclusive agreement with McPherson Implementing Local Redevelopment Authority (MILRA) to purchase 346 acres of Fort McPherson property for $33 million.However, a civil lawsuit could...
  • Paul Mazursky dead at 84
    American filmmaker and actor Paul Mazursky dead at 84
    American filmmaker and actor Paul Mazursky passed away Monday, he was 84 years old. Best known for directing such movies as "Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice", "Moscow on the Hudson", "Harry & Tonto", "...
  • Rian Johnson
    Rian Johnson to direct 'Star Wars: Episode VIII' and 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
    May the force be with Rian Johnson. On June 20Deadlineexclusively reported that director Rian Johnson has been chosen to write and direct the next two films in the "Star Wars" franchise. Disney announced a new version of the film series...
  • Clark Gregg: Actor. Writer. Director. A man in whom we can trust.
    Clark Gregg: Actor. Writer. Director. A man in whom we can put our trust.
    Since the 2008 release of Choke, Clark Gregg’s writing/directing debut feature based on the Chuck Palahniuk novel of the same name, on every occasion Clark and I have had the chance to chat, I always asked him the same question - When are...
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    Angelina Jolie confesses her emotional saga for 'In the Land of Blood and Honey'
    Angelina Jolie’s first feature film as director and screenwriter was 2011’s “In the Land of Blood and Honey,” which is set against the backdrop of the Bosnian War that tore the Balkan region apart in the 1990s. Even though...
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    Angelina Jolie debuts as a director/writer with 'In the Land of Blood and Honey'
    Angelina Jolie’s first feature film as director and screenwriter was 2011’s “In the Land of Blood and Honey,” which is set against the backdrop of the Bosnian War that tore the Balkan region apart in the 1990s. Even though...
  • Scott Derrickson
    Marvel's 'Doctor Strange': Scott Derrickson to direct
    Marvel Studios is about to get a little strange. On June 3Comingsoon.netrevealed that director Scott Derrickson has been tapped to helm the upcoming action film "Doctor Strange," which currently has no release date. Derrickson posted a...
  • Adam McKay
    Marvel's 'Ant-Man': Adam McKay in talks to direct
    On May 30Varietyposted the news that Adam McKay is the top choice to replace Edgar Wright as the director of "Ant-Man," the Marvel film about a man with the ability to shrink to the size of an insect. The news comes just one week after...
  • Late author Mayo Angelou will transcend time
    Late author Mayo Angelou will transcend time
    Legendary author Maya Angelou died from heart failure in her home in Winston Salem, NC on May 28, 2014 at age 86.The multi-talented Angelou was a calypso singer, dancer, actress, director, screenwriter, playwright, poet, and author.The brilliantly...
  • Alfonso Cuaron
    'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them': Alfonso Cuaron in talks to direct
    Director Alfonso Cuaron may be returning to the wizarding world very soon. On May 19Comingsoon.netreported that Alfonso Cuaron is in talks to direct "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," based on the book by J.K. Rowling. Cuaron...
  • Bill Duke is the Godfather of Black Hollywood
    Bill Duke is the Godfather of Black Hollywood
    Legendary Hollywood actor and film director Bill Duke has earned the nationwide reputation as the Godfather Of Black Hollywood.Duke, founder and CEO of Duke Media, has been successfully directing and producing film and television spanning over 30...
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    'Scarface' reboot: Pablo Larrain chosen as director
    On Monday, March 24 TheWrapexclusively revealed that director Pablo Larrain is set to direct the upcoming "Scarface" reboot, which will be a retelling of the original story in modern times. The Universal film will take place in Los...
  • Independent Filmmaker Praheme Presents Troop 491
    Independent Filmmaker Praheme Presents Troop 491
    It is always nice to watch a film that shows the positive side of growing up in the inner city. Although it is a tough reality sometimes, in life it is important for film goers to see that young people can make it from the streets and come out...
  • Jason Bateman: Directorial debut in new movie 'Bad Words'
    Jason Bateman: Directorial debut in new movie 'Bad Words'
    Jason Bateman makes his directorial debut in the new movie, "Bad Words." Bateman, 45, both stars in and directs the film set to be released on March 14. According to the Los Angeles Times on Mar. 11, he remembered his own childhood as a...