Manchester By The Sea

'Manchester by the Sea' Star Lucas Hedges Signs With CAA (Exclusive)

The Oscar nominee was previously with Paradigm.<p><i>Manchester by the Sea</i> star Lucas Hedges has signed with CAA, <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> has exclusively …

Hollywood

Why Oscar-Winning Stars Flopped at the Summer Box Office

For Brie Larson, Matthew McConaughey, and Casey Affleck, summer proved to be the cruelest season.<p>In what’s been a fairly wretched summer box-office …

Movies

Netflix's content boss questions Amazon's movie efforts: 'I frankly don't understand their strategy'

Netflix's chief content officer Ted Sarandos doesn't get why the press always likes to pit his company against fellow streaming giant Amazon Studios.<p>In a wide-ranging feature for Variety, Sarandos opened up about many things, and one in particular was Amazon.<p>“I don’t think we compete with Amazon in …

Business

Film by 'Manchester by the Sea' producer to shoot in Buffalo | Miami Herald

A producer of the Oscar-winning movie "Manchester by the Sea" is planning to shoot a film in Buffalo and has put out a call for extras.<p>The Buffalo …

Entertainment

The existential masculinity of David Lowery’s A Ghost Story

In spite of the gendered history of the form, Lowery has produced A Very Manly Ghost Story.<p>David Lowery’s film <i>A Ghost Story</i> – which sees Casey …

Ghost Stories

‘Manchester by the Sea’ to Get China Release via Art House Alliance

Kenneth Lonergan’s Oscar-winning, “Manchester by the Sea” has been granted a release date in China at the end of this month. It is the first title to …

Movies

The Top 12 Composers of the 21st Century, From Hans Zimmer to Nick Cave

A compilation of the most talented composers in film today.<p>In an age where special effects reign supreme, there’s one aspect of the filmmaking …

Entertainment

Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix settle divorce days after filing

That was quick!<p>Oscar-winner Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix have reached an agreement in their divorce — just days after Phoenix officially filed, …

Entertainment

Amazon increases Hollywood spending as it aims to take over Netflix

Amazon Inc is quickly ramping up the billions of dollars a year it spends on creating and licensing TV shows and films, signalling the retailer plans …

Amazon

Amazon’s Hollywood spending soars, returns unclear

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is quickly ramping up the billions of dollars a year it spends on creating and licensing TV shows and films, signaling the retailer plans to be in show business for the long haul.<p>The issue came to the forefront of investors' attention last week, …

Amazon

See divorce document: Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix make split official filing for divorce

Summer Phoenix has officially filed for divorce from Casey Affleck.<p>Kylie Jenner explains why she dumped Tyga<p>The actress called time on her …

Divorce

Amazon will become a bona fide film studio this year

Amazon has traditionally stuck to buying and producing films, relying on indie film studios to distribute its flicks to cinemas. However, its next big release will see the retail giant's burgeoning production arm move one step closer to becoming a full-scale film studio. According to <i>Variety</i>, Amazon …

Movies

Manchester by the Sea

Writer-director Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea is a story of ordinary folk who are sideswiped by life. Lee is a stiff working as a …

Kenneth Lonergan

Amazon will release Woody Allen's new movie without help from an independent studio

This winter, Woody Allen’s <i>Wonder Wheel</i> is scheduled to open in theaters. It will be the first film by Amazon Studios released without the help of a distribution partner, <i>Variety</i> reports.<p>Although Amazon has bought and produced several films since 2015, like the Oscar-nominated <i>Manchester by the Sea</i> …

Woody Allen

Amazon Expands U.K. Headquarters as Brexit Leads Bankers to Exit

Amazon.com Inc. is expanding the size of its new U.K. headquarters to support the growth of its Prime Video service in Europe.<p>The world’s largest …

Amazon

New Couple Alert?? Michelle Williams Was Spotted Kissing A Sexy Mystery Man In Rome!

Nothing like having a summer romance in one of the world's most romantic cities!<p>Although <b>Michelle Williams</b> is currently in Rome, Italy shooting her …

Celebrity News

Solve 14/14 Of These Movie Titles Riddles And Prove You're A Genius

Say what you see, unless what you see is totally wrong.

Entertainment

Emmys 2017: Netflix Dominates The Streaming Competition, While Hulu Surges Past Amazon

Nominations for the 69th Emmy Awards were announced this morning (click here for a full list) and streaming has officially conquered the world of …

Netflix

Inspired by Manchester by the Sea? Inside the Death of 16-Year-Old Jeffrey Franklin

<b>Fatal Viewing: Why Do Prosecutors Believe Ernest & Heather Franklin Killed Their Son?</b><p>Come back every day at 8:30 a.m. EST to watch People Now …

Crime

Woman Accused of Killing Son After Watching Manchester by the Sea Gives Birth to a Boy While Out on Bail

The upstate New York woman accused of murdering her adopted son after watching the Oscar-winning film <i>Manchester by the Sea</i> has given birth while out …

Crime

Oscars: How the Globalization of the Academy Shakes Up the Race

THR's awards columnist looks at the one aspect of the Academy's inclusion efforts that has been most overlooked, but seems likely to have the biggest …

The Oscars

Amazon Prime Will Pay You to Watch TV

July 11 is Prime Day, the annual event when Amazon makes a big push for Amazon Prime sign-ups by providing huge discounts to subscribers on tech and …

Amazon

Friends Weigh in After Couple Was Allegedly Inspired to Murder Son by Manchester by the Sea: ‘It’s Surreal’

When Ernest and Heather Franklin’s home burned down on in March and the body of their developmentally disabled son was found in the charred rubble, …

Crime

Facebook Posts Reveal Parents' Anguish Before Manchester by the Sea Allegedly Inspired Them to Murder Son

To family and friends, Ernest and Heather Franklin seemed to provide a loving home to Jeffrey, the special needs child they adopted at 11.<p>They took …

Crime

Can We Kick Casey Affleck To The Curb Already?

Casey Affleck is having a good year. Hot off an Oscar win for <i>Manchester by the Sea</i>, Ben‘s younger brother recently completed a victory tour for said …

Entertainment

NME’s best films of 2017 so far

How many have you seen?<p>Clockwise from top left: Mindhorn, Logan, Baby Driver, Moonlight, Spider-Man: Homecoming, The Beguiled, Get Out, Okja. Credit: …

Baby Driver

THE LEFTOVERS’ Music Makes Any Scene Devastating

HBO‘s recently wrapped series <i>The Leftovers</i> is one of my all-time favorite shows, but every single episode left me a puddle of raw emotion. A big …

Music

‘The Leftovers’ Music Makes The Saddest TV And Movie Scenes Even Sadder

There are certain things in life that will, without fail, make me want to put on a hoodie and weep. The “Jurassic Bark” episode of <i>Futurama</i>, for one, or (I’m not proud of this, but here we are) the end of <i>Jack</i>, when an elderly-looking Jack says, “I made it, Mom. I’m a grown up.” I’m a wreck just …

TV

Why Do Police Suspect Manchester by the Sea Inspired These Parents to Kill Their Son?

Ernest and Heather Franklin weren’t home when a massive fire tore through their home in rural, upstate New York at about 1:15 a.m. on March 1.<p>Their …

Crime

Binge-watching on Facebook: Yes, it could be a thing

A familiar online destination — Facebook — wants to evolve into one of your future go-to options for binge-watching.<p>In addition to its plans for improving tools for Facebook Live creators, the social networking site is also in talks with Hollywood studios to develop and acquire original scripted TV …

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