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Mar 22, 2019, 12:53 ET Brazilian Gay Guys Take Over the Street in the Comedy Bathroom Stalls & Parking Lots

The Castro District in San Francisco is iconically known for its historical importance in the LGBTQ community, where Harvey Milk rose in politics as...


Mar 22, 2019, 12:51 ET Initial Animation Produced by HTC VIVE Gloomy Eyes, EP1, The Encounter Won the Best Storytelling Award at SXSW Film Festival

The SXSW Film Festival has announced that the best storytelling award went to the VR animation, Gloomy Eyes, EP1, The Encounter produced by HTC VIVE, ...


Mar 21, 2019, 16:58 ET Koichi Sakamoto, director de "ULTRAMAN", "SUPER SENTAI" y "POWER RANGERS", crea una nueva era de "superhéroe ninja"

- Primer proyecto del mundo que entrelaza la animación y el drama histórico samurái- Samurai Drama Channel, la radiodifusión televisiva japonesa de...


Mar 21, 2019, 12:33 ET McKool Smith Wins Ninth Circuit Appeal in Romania Expropriation Case

McKool Smith secured a victory for its clients Jak Sukyas and Edward Sukyas against the country of Romania and the Romanian state-owned RADEF Romania ...


Mar 21, 2019, 12:11 ET Earthx Unveils Lineup of Content for EarthxInteractive

EarthxFilm announces lineup for EarthxInteractive 2019, the world's largest eco-interactive program, to be held during EarthX, from April 26-28, 2019 ...


Mar 21, 2019, 10:47 ET Koichi Sakamoto, Direktor von „ULTRAMAN", „KAMEN RIDER", „SUPER SENTAI" und „POWER RANGERS", kreiert ein neues Zeitalter von „Ninja Super Hero", das weltweit veröffentlicht werden kann

- Weltweit erstes Projekt mit ineinandergreifender Animation und Samurai-Drama - Samurai Drama Channel, Japans kostenpflichtige Fernsehsendung, die...


Mar 21, 2019, 10:46 ET Koichi Sakamoto, le réalisateur de « ULTRAMAN », « KAMEN RIDER », « SUPER SENTAI » et « POWER RANGERS », crée une nouvelle ère de « Ninja Super Hero » qui va être lancée dans le monde entier

- Premier projet au monde à allier le dessin animé et le film de samouraï - Samurai Drama Channel, la télévision à péage au Japon qui diffuse...


Mar 21, 2019, 10:00 ET From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: The Upside

Kevin Hart (Night School, Ride Along) and Bryan Cranston (Trumbo, "Breaking Bad") pair up to tell the inspirational true story of a genuine and...


Mar 21, 2019, 09:41 ET New Report: Global Theatrical and Home Entertainment Market Reached $96.8 Billion in 2018

The global entertainment market reached $96.8 billion in 2018 – a nine percent increase over 2017 – according to new, combined theatrical and home...


Mar 20, 2019, 12:02 ET Fathom Events Continues Record-Breaking Presentations of Hollywood Classics as 'Gone with the Wind' Grosses $2.2 Million

Classic film presentations that give audiences the rare opportunity to see cinematic favorites commercial-free on the big screen have generated $5.53 ...


Mar 20, 2019, 11:00 ET "Catching Sight of Thelma & Louise" Theatrical Release Set for April, 2019

Release dates for "Catching Sight of Thelma & Louise" are set for April 5th in New York City and April 19th in Los Angeles. This powerful, timely...


Mar 20, 2019, 06:00 ET XVALA Defaces Banksy Mural to Make a Point in 'Meme Party'

American artist XVALA will open his MEME PARTY campaign with an extreme modification of Banksy's mural painting of Steve Jobs in Calais, France,...


Mar 20, 2019, 02:00 ET Koichi Sakamoto, Director behind "ULTRAMAN," "KAMEN RIDER," "SUPER SENTAI" and "POWER RANGERS," Creates New Era of "Ninja Super Hero" Ready to Be Released Worldwide

- World's First Project Interlocking Animation and Samurai Drama - Samurai Drama Channel, Japan's paid television broadcasting exclusively Japanese...


Mar 19, 2019, 15:51 ET Controversial Film One Child Left Behind Reignites National Conversation on Inequities in School Testing and the Justice System

The educators found guilty of cheating in the Atlanta Public School System finally break their silence in a tell-all documentary, One Child Left...


Mar 19, 2019, 14:31 ET ABKCO Films And Screenvision Media Announce Ticket Sales For The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus

ABKCO Films in collaboration with Screenvision Media, a national leader in cinema advertising, announced today ticket availability for The Rolling...


Mar 19, 2019, 12:31 ET MEDIAPRO lanza THE MEDIAPRO STUDIO

Con el lanzamiento de THE MEDIAPRO STUDIO, el Grupo MEDIAPRO da un paso más en el fortalecimiento de su expansión internacional, invirtiendo...


Mar 19, 2019, 10:00 ET Four-Time Academy Award Nominee David Lynch Joins MasterClass to Teach Creativity and Film

MasterClass, the online education company that enables anyone to learn from the best in the world, announced today that legendary filmmaker David...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:00 ET MEDIAPRO Launches THE MEDIAPRO STUDIO

With the launch of THE MEDIAPRO STUDIO, the MEDIAPRO Group is going one-step further in bolstering its international expansion, clearly and firmly...


Mar 19, 2019, 08:30 ET 21st Century Fox Announces Completion Of Distribution In Connection With Disney Acquisition

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. ("21CF") (NASDAQ: TFCFA, TFCF) announced that it has today completed the distribution of all issued and outstanding...


Mar 18, 2019, 17:18 ET 21st Century Fox and Disney Announce Distribution Adjustment Multiple in Connection with Acquisition and Effect on Outstanding Shares

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. ("21CF") (NASDAQ: FOXA, FOX) and The Walt Disney Company ("Disney") (NYSE: DIS) announced today that the distribution...


Mar 18, 2019, 12:27 ET Second Xscape Movie Theatre Coming to Kentuckiana

Patoka Capital LLC, a Southern Indiana-based private investment firm, and Xscape Theatres are proud to announce the groundbreaking and construction...


Mar 18, 2019, 12:11 ET Funrise Launches Adventurous Line Of Toys Based On Paramount Animation and Nickelodeon Movies' Wonder Park

Funrise, Inc., a global innovator in the design, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of toys, announced the global retail launch of toys based...


Mar 18, 2019, 12:00 ET The Jim Henson Company's Hit Sci-Fi Series Farscape Comes To Amazon Prime Video On Tuesday, March 19th

Beginning Tuesday, March 19, The Jim Henson Company's groundbreaking sci-fi series Farscape will be available in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New...


Mar 18, 2019, 10:08 ET North Hollywood CineFest Boasts Indie Film, Celebrities, and Awards

The 6th annual North Hollywood CineFest will showcase 95 short films and 18 feature films from around the globe at the Laemmle NoHo 7 theater over...


Mar 18, 2019, 06:00 ET Now Showing in San Francisco: "Half Light: A Study of the San Francisco Bay Trail"

It has been 30 years since the San Francisco Bay Trail began to take shape, and sponsors of the grand vision of a trail ringing the entire 500-mile...