- Baby Doneon January 22, 2021 at 8:00 AM
When Zoe (Rose Matafeo) and Tim (Matthew Lewis) find out they are having a baby, they resolve to not let parenthood change them. Tim runs towards being a dad, while Zoe runs away from being a mum. Terrified that her life won’t be her own anymore, Zoe is still determined to tick off a list of their wildest dreams before the baby arrives. Zoe’s increasing denial about her impending birth pushes her, and her relationship, to the limit.Rated: Not Rated Release Date: Jan 22, 2021
- Identifying Featureson January 22, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Middle-aged Magdalena (Mercedes Hernandez) has lost contact with her son after he took off with a friend from their town of Guanajuato to cross the border into the U.S., hopeful to find work. Desperate to find out what happened to him—and to know whether or not he’s even alive—she embarks on an ever-expanding and increasingly dangerous journey to discover the truth. At the same time, a young man named Miguel (David Illescas) has returned to Mexico after being deported from the U.S., and eventually his path converges with Magdalena’s.Rated: Not Rated Release Date: Jan 22, 2021
- PG: Psycho Goremanon January 22, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Siblings Mimi and Luke unwittingly resurrect an ancient alien overlord who was entombed on Earth millions of years ago after a failed attempt to destroy the universe. They nickname the evil creature Psycho Goreman (or PG for short) and use the magical amulet they discovered to force him to obey their childish whims. It isn’t long before PG’s reappearance draws the attention of intergalactic friends and foes from across the cosmos and a rogues’ gallery of alien combatants converges in small-town suburbia to battle for the fate of the galaxy.Rated: Not Rated Release Date: Jan 22, 2021
- The Salt of Tearson January 20, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Driven by his desire to become a cabinetmaker, Luc arrives in Paris. Lost in the banlieues, he asks Djemila for directions. In the girl's shyness, Luc glimpses the chance of an adventure. The two meet again but then Luc has to return home to his father, who is also a carpenter. There, he meets Geneviève, whom he knows from the past, and begins a romance with her. When Luc is offered a place at the renowned furniture-making school École Boulle, he follows his dream and moves to Paris, leaving Geneviève behind. Soon, a third young woman enters his small apartment, bringing the freedom of the big city with her.Rated: Not Rated Release Date: Jan 20, 2021
- 1982on January 19, 2021 at 8:00 AM
During the 1982 invasion of Lebanon at a private school on the outskirts of Beirut, 11-year-old Wissam tries to tell a classmate about his crush on her, while his teachers on different sides of the political divide, try to mask their fears.Rated: Not Rated Release Date: Jan 19, 2021
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- MLK/FBIby Jules Fox on January 19, 2021 at 7:34 PM
The new documentary from director Sam Pollard features recently declassified FBI files to examine how the agency branded and targeted Martin Luther King Jr. as an enemy of the state in the ‘60s.
- The Marksmanby David A. Carlson on January 19, 2021 at 7:26 PM
The latest entry in the unofficial Liam Neeson: Sad Violent Dad franchise finds our hero protecting a Mexican family from a dangerous cartel.
- Soulby Travis Norris on December 30, 2020 at 6:23 PM
Pixar hits a home run with its latest outing, which explores questions about the afterlife and the nature of one's spirit.
- Promising Young Womanby David A. Carlson on December 29, 2020 at 5:20 PM
Carey Mulligan sets out for revenge in the new movie from former Killing Eve showrunner Emerald Fennell.
- News of the Worldby Jules Fox on December 29, 2020 at 4:05 PM
Tom Hanks and director Paul Greengrass team up again to tell the story of a Civil War veteran who sets out to return a lost girl to has been raised by the Kiowa tribe.
- Terence Davies has begun work on a Stefan Zweig filmby Charles Bramesco on January 21, 2021 at 11:44 AM
While we await his next feature, Benediction, there’s news of his adaptation of The Post Office Girl. The post Terence Davies has begun work on a Stefan Zweig film appeared first on Little White Lies.
- Revisiting The Kid’s pancake scene 100 years onby Saffron Maeve on January 21, 2021 at 9:57 AM
Charlie Chaplin’s debut feature as a director contains a brief moment of luxury in a film marked by scarcity. The post Revisiting The Kid’s pancake scene 100 years on appeared first on Little White Lies.
- What to see at the virtual Glasgow Film Festival 2021by David Jenkins on January 20, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Scotland’s first digital-only festival is bursting with cinematic treats, including 48 UK premieres. The post What to see at the virtual Glasgow Film Festival 2021 appeared first on Little White Lies.
- David Squires on… David Lynch’s 75th birthday partyby LWLies on January 20, 2021 at 10:00 AM
What better way to celebrate the filmmaker’s birthday than with a gathering of his nearest and dearest. The post David Squires on… David Lynch’s 75th birthday party appeared first on Little White Lies.
- Tilda Swinton will star in Joanna Hogg’s other upcoming filmby Charles Bramesco on January 18, 2021 at 4:13 PM
After The Souvenir Part II, we’ll see her in the writer/director’s The Eternal Daughter. The post Tilda Swinton will star in Joanna Hogg’s other upcoming film appeared first on Little White Lies.
- Naver Acquires Wattpadby Mansha Daswani on January 20, 2021 at 4:14 PM
South Korean internet giant Naver, which owns the global digital comics platform WEBTOON, is acquiring Wattpad in a cash and stock deal valued at more than $600 million. The post Naver Acquires Wattpad appeared first on WORLD SCREEN.
- Netflix Tops 200 Million Subsby Mansha Daswani on January 20, 2021 at 3:55 PM
Netflix added 8.5 million net subscribers in the fourth quarter of 2020, bringing its total membership base to 203.65 million. The post Netflix Tops 200 Million Subs appeared first on WORLD SCREEN.
- Lionsgate’s Jon Feltheimerby Anna Carugati on January 20, 2021 at 1:37 PM
The CEO takls about managing businesses and people through the uncertainty created by COVID-19, continuing to find new revenue-generating opportunities and how the industry may change post-pandemic. The post Lionsgate’s Jon Feltheimer appeared first on WORLD SCREEN.
- World Screen App Updated for NATPE Virtual Miamiby World Screen on January 19, 2021 at 4:34 PM
The World Screen app is now updated for NATPE Virtual Miami, delivering program listings, news and a range of resources. The post World Screen App Updated for NATPE Virtual Miami appeared first on WORLD SCREEN.
- FilmRise Takes Rights to Drunk Bus, Inks Deal with Night Mediaby Chelsea Regan on January 19, 2021 at 3:50 PM
FilmRise has acquired the exclusive North American distribution rights to the coming-of-age comedy Drunk Bus and recently signed an agreement with Night Media to bring a dozen of its digital-native creators to streaming platforms and broadcast television. The post FilmRise Takes Rights to Drunk Bus, Inks Deal with Night Media appeared first on WORLD SCREEN.
- ‘One Night in Miami’ and ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Among Music Scores Not Eligible for Oscars and BAFTAs (EXCLUSIVE)by Clayton Davis on January 21, 2021 at 1:48 AM
The music branch has been notorious for high-profile disqualifications and ineligibilities in the last few years (prominent examples include “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” “Cloud Atlas” and “There Will Be Blood”). Last week, the BAFTA Awards website released a draft of what films are eligible for the upcoming show, set to take place on April
- Neon Documentary Filmmakers Examine How to Tell Truthful, Impactful Storiesby Natalie Oganesyan on January 21, 2021 at 12:09 AM
Academy Award winning documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney said audiences are becoming less likely to distinguish between scripted films and nonfiction storytelling, regarding both as examples of compelling cinema. In the Variety Streaming Room hosted by film awards editor Clayton Davis, Neon documentary filmmakers explored their various projects’ tie-ins with current political realities, such as the
- America Ferrera and Rosario Dawson to Participate in Valarie Kaur’s People’s Inaugurationby Haley Bosselman on January 20, 2021 at 9:35 PM
As the United States transitions under a new presidency, the 10-day People’s Inauguration kicks off Jan. 21 and calls on everyday people to commit to reimagining and rebuilding the country. “In the wake of violence, insurrection and white supremacist terror, we are coming together to make our commitment to building a multi-racial America where we
- Yahya Abdul-Mateen II on Playing Bobby Seale in ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ and Auditioning for ‘The Matrix 4’by marcmalkin on January 20, 2021 at 9:32 PM
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II may be starring in the fourth “Matrix” movie, but don’t ask him to explain what the franchise is about. “No one understands the Matrix except for Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski,” Abdul-Mateen tells me. So how did the actor approach his work? “You learn to find meaning, and then you go
- ‘High School Musical’ Turns 15: A Look Back at the Humble Origins of Disney Channel’s Billion-Dollar Franchiseby Rebecca Rubin on January 20, 2021 at 8:00 PM
In the early aughts, Kenny Ortega had directed a string of “Ally McBeal” and “Gilmore Girls” episodes, but what he really wanted was to return to making movies. So he asked his agents to keep an eye out for a TV movie, something “under the radar” that would allow him to quietly flex his filmmaking
- Awards whispers: anonymous Ampas and Bafta voters on viewing this year’s contenderson January 21, 2021 at 12:40 PM
Thoughts on the online portals, assigned films and early favourites.
- How heavily pirated Russian sci-fi 'Coma' was reworked for release in Chinaon January 21, 2021 at 11:44 AM
“The Chinese team has used Russian footage to tell a new story.”
- 11 UK films to tempt festival directors in 2021on January 21, 2021 at 8:48 AM
Includes new titles from Clio Barnard, Terence Davies, Jane Campion, Joanna Hogg and Andrea Arnold.
- Industry doubts grow over Cannes May 2021 dateson January 20, 2021 at 12:49 PM
Film industry looks to festival for a timely confirmation of 2021 plans.
- Who are the early Oscar and Bafta frontrunners in the main acting categories?on January 20, 2021 at 10:08 AM
Screen celebrates a refreshingly diverse range of early frontrunners.
- Marvel Studios News podcast #164 – X-Men, Galactus, and more MCU questions from listeners!by Sean Gerber on May 20, 2020 at 5:31 PM
There may be a shortage of news right now, but there are always plenty of questions surrounding the Marvel Cinematic Universe! How should the X-Men and mutants be added into the MCU? Should Galactus be the next big bad? Is Thor set for another trilogy? What are our favorite moments in each phase of The The post Marvel Studios News podcast #164 – X-Men, Galactus, and more MCU questions from listeners! appeared first on Marvel Studios News.
- Marvel Studios News podcast #163 – Updated MCU slate (again) and a Marvelous Moment with Black Widowby Sean Gerber on May 4, 2020 at 11:36 PM
This week was originally supposed to be our Black Widow spoiler review. That’s been delayed six months, so instead we discuss a “Marvelous Moment” in Avengers: Endgame that provides key perspective for Natasha Romanoff’s stand-alone film. Before that, we discuss the history of Marvel movies in May and look at the latest MCU release calendar! If you The post Marvel Studios News podcast #163 – Updated MCU slate (again) and a Marvelous Moment with Black Widow appeared first on Marvel Studios News.
- Marvel Studios News podcast #162: Marvel Studios can (and should) have a panel without San Diego Comic-Conby Sean Gerber on April 22, 2020 at 8:45 PM
San Diego Comic-Con has officially been canceled. It is the right thing to do and we understand all of the reasons why, but it’s still disappointing. Even so, Marvel Studios has options outside of SDCC and Hall H is the company wants to engage MCU fandom. We discuss Marvel’s virtual panel options on Disney+ (or The post Marvel Studios News podcast #162: Marvel Studios can (and should) have a panel without San Diego Comic-Con appeared first on Marvel Studios News.
- Marvel Studios News podcast #161 – Marvel Studios release dates reshuffledby Sean Gerber on April 8, 2020 at 5:17 PM
Marvel Studios has rearranged several release dates as part of a larger shift on Disney’s slate. We look at the new schedule for Black Widow, The Eternals, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Thor: Love and Thunder, Black Panther 2, and Captain Marvel 2. We also The post Marvel Studios News podcast #161 – Marvel Studios release dates reshuffled appeared first on Marvel Studios News.
- Marvel Studios News podcast #160 – What should Disney do with ‘Black Widow’?by Sean Gerber on April 2, 2020 at 5:38 PM
Disney and Marvel Studios, as of this moment, are still planning to release Black Widow in theaters. That’s the plan right now, but plans always have the potential to change. This week, we explore the different factors Disney may look at and how VOD and Disney+ could, at some point, become a more attractive option, The post Marvel Studios News podcast #160 – What should Disney do with ‘Black Widow’? appeared first on Marvel Studios News.