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2014-08-22 12:24:11

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trinity Broadcasting Network, the world's premier faith-and-family channel, will feature a special presentation of the groundbreaking, Academy Award-winning movie Exodus on Sunday, August 24th, at 7 p.m. Pacific Time (9 p.m. Central, 10 p.m. Eastern). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140404/DC98465LOGO Produced and directed by the legendary Otto Preminger and based on the best-selling novel by Leon Uris, this silver screen...

2014-08-08 08:24:51

Billionaires Row Chairman William Benson (2014 Special NAFCA Award Recipient) announced today Billionaires Row will be the Host Sponsor with partner Samsung Electronics, Ltd. for the 4th Annual AFRICAN NAFCA (Nollywood & African Film Critics' Awards) being held in Los Angeles on September 13, 2014 NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attending Special NAFCA Award Honorees include Stars Sir Sidney Poitier, Louis Gossett Jr. (Lifetime Achievement Award in Cinema) and Isaiah Washington...

2014-08-07 12:25:50

DIGITAL SOUNDTRACK AVAILABLE ON AUGUST 12 BURBANK, Calif., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hollywood Records will release the digital original motion picture soundtrack for "The Hundred-Foot Journey" on August 12, 2014. The film will be released in the U.S. on August 8, 2014. The soundtrack features an original and "high energy score" (Variety) composed and performed by two-time Academy Award-winning composer A. R. Rahman. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140806/134263 Film director...

2014-07-30 16:27:23

LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Made-In-Hollywood Honors, the three year old program in which Los Angeles City Councilmen for the Hollywood area, Tom LaBonge and Mitch O'Farrell, pay tribute to locally-made film or TV shows nominated for either Emmy or Oscar awards in all production categories, will add to its list of sponsors two of the most engaged organizations working for the return of film-making to the historic film capital. The California Film Commission, which...

2014-07-28 08:27:10

Comedian and HBO Personality John Oliver to Emcee the Event Featuring a Special Musical Performance by Academy Award® Winner Jennifer Hudson LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fulfillment Fund, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping Los Angeles students overcome obstacles to achieve a college education, will honor Ryan Kavanaugh, Founder and CEO of Relativity, with the Tom Sherak Award at the Stars 2014 Benefit Gala on October 14(th) at The Beverly Hilton Hotel....

2014-07-08 12:25:17

MUSIC BY ACADEMY AWARD® WINNING COMPOSER MICHAEL GIACCHINO NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the original motion picture soundtrack of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, composed by the Academy Award®-winning Michael Giacchino (Ratatouille, Up, The Incredibles). Directed by Matt Reeves, the film is the sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) and is the second time that Reeves and Giacchino collaborated following the...

2014-06-18 16:23:50

Acclaimed Documentary's Subject, Dr. Patricia C. Wright, Also Honored with Animal Conservationism's Most Prestigious Award, the Indianapolis Prize LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures, a division of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX), today announced that the IMAX® 3D documentary adventure Island of Lemurs: Madagascar, narrated by Academy Award® winner Morgan Freeman (Million Dollar Baby), written and produced by Drew...

2014-06-06 08:23:17

NEW YORK, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At last, one of the hardest working groups of professionals in the entertainment industry is finally getting some well-deserved recognition! The 1(st) Annual Voice Arts(TM) Awards, presented by the Society of Voice Arts And Sciences(TM) (SOVAS(TM)), is the award competition for the Voiceover industry. The Early Bird entry deadline is June 17, 2014 and voiceover professionals may enter the competition today at www.VoiceArts.org. And we do mean the...

2014-05-29 08:25:24

TOKYO, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Together with the Food Industry Affairs Bureau, Food Service Industry Office of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia (SSFF & ASIA), an Academy Award(R) qualifying short film festival for short films and one of the largest international short film festivals in Asia, will promote "Washoku," Japanese food and its culture mainly in overseas through a program of short films titled "Food &...

2014-04-15 16:23:49

Anonymous Content to Produce; RatPac and Worldview Entertainment to Co-Finance LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leonardo DiCaprio will star in Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's film "The Revenant" for New Regency it was announced today by Brad Weston, president and chief executive officer. The film, written by Mark L. Smith and Inarritu, is scheduled to start production this September with a fall 2015 release planned through New Regency's distribution deal with 20(th) Century...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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