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Film Review: ‘Wonderstruck’ Striking But Not Among Haynes’ Finest

Entertainment  

By Joe Fritts We get a film from Todd Haynes once every 3.25 years, on average. His break between I’m Not There and Carol was eight years long, if you don’t count the HBO remake of Mildred Pierce. It was well worth the wait, too, since the result of that hiatus was the emotionally connected…

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Celebs Join The Call To Stop Gun Lobby Influence: #RejectTheNRA

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Everytown is a gun safety advocacy nonprofit group that has launched a PSA video to engage all citizens to work toward sensible gun control. After the October 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas, a groundswell of fed-up celebrities signed on to promote Everytown’s mission. Julianne Moore, Emma Stone, Adam Scott, Jack Antonoff, Laura Dern, Melissa…

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Ten Movies You Can’t Miss In October

Entertainment, Featured  

October is finally here and that means one thing. No, not the opportunity to dress in a thong and feathery angel’s wings for Halloween…although, that makes two things we love about the month. The other one is officially the beginning of Oscar-bait movie season. You know, movies made for adults. Here are 10 movies we’re…

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From ‘Kingsman’ To ‘Rocket Man,’ Egerton To Portray Elton

Entertainment, Featured  

Details are a bit sketchy but hunky Kingsman: The Golden Circle star Taron Egerton has just revealed he will be portraying “Pinball Wizard” Elton John in an upcoming film full of song and dance. Egerton described the film as, “a musical, fantasy, not quite biopic about the early years of Elton John. It’s going to…

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Todd Haynes Wonderstruck To Be Centerpiece of NY Film Festival

Entertainment  

Organizers of the New York Film Festival have chosen Todd Haynes’ latest work, Wonderstruck, as the Centerpiece selection for this year’s fest. The film garnered solid reviews and Oscar talk when it premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May. Amazon Studios produced the film, adapted from Brian Selznick’s 2011 YA novel of the same…

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