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2014-07-08 16:24:45

Franklin Entertainment Will Develop Mainstream, Inspirational and Diverse Content for Sony Pictures Entertainment's Portfolio of Labels CULVER CITY, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today that DeVon Franklin will transition from his position as senior vice president of Production for Columbia Pictures to a long-term, first-look producing deal with the studio. In his new role, Franklin will continue to develop and produce mainstream commercial...

2014-05-14 12:32:37

NO PLACE TO HIDE: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State Chronicles Largest Leak in NSA History CULVER CITY, Calif., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Entertainment today announced that it optioned the film rights to NO PLACE TO HIDE: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State, the new book by Glenn Greenwald, whose reporting on the revelations contained in Snowden's top-secret NSA documents won the Pulitzer Prize for The Guardian newspaper....

2014-04-15 20:22:36

New York Times Bestseller is First Book in Planned Trilogy CULVER CITY, Calif., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Entertainment has closed a deal with Chloe Grace Moretz to star in the film adaptation of the bestselling novel The 5(th) Wave, it was announced today by Doug Belgrad, president of Columbia Pictures and Hannah Minghella, president of Production for the studio. An original approach to an alien invasion movie, the film will be directed by J Blakeson, with a...

2014-04-04 16:21:54

Principal Photography Begins in June on Iconic Video Game Action Comedy CULVER CITY, Calif., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michelle Monaghan and Peter Dinklage have joined Adam Sandler, Kevin James, and Josh Gad in the cast of Sony Pictures Entertainment's Pixels, which will be directed by Chris Columbus and released in the Summer of 2015. Principal photography will begin in June of this year on the Happy Madison/1492 Pictures production, which was written by Tim Herlihy and...

2014-03-18 16:23:54

CULVER CITY, Calif., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Columbia Pictures and Annapurna Pictures' hit film American Hustle arrives today on Blu-ray(TM) Combo Pack and DVD, the film has become the biggest worldwide hit in David O. Russell's career, taking in more than $250 million worldwide, it was announced today by Jeff Blake, chairman, Worldwide Marketing and Distribution for Sony Pictures. In the coming days, the film will surpass $150 million at the domestic box office. American...

2014-03-12 20:23:45

Studio Partners with New Classics Media on Chinese Martial Arts Action Feature "THE MONK" (aka "A Monk in the Floating World") Directed by Chen Kaige CULVER CITY, Calif. and BEIJING, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move to expand its local language production presence in China, Columbia Pictures has secured key partnerships with local high-profile filmmakers and entered in to split-rights agreements with Chinese production companies. Included among these, Columbia Pictures...

2014-02-13 16:25:34

Award-Winning Film is David O. Russell's Top-Grossing in North America CULVER CITY, Calif., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of receiving 10 Academy Award® nominations - including the rare feat of scoring nods for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, and all four acting categories - Columbia Pictures and Annapurna Pictures' American Hustle has surpassed $200 million at the worldwide box office, it was announced today by Jeff Blake, chairman, Worldwide...

2014-01-09 16:23:54

FILM OPENS EXCLUSIVELY IN IMAX® 3D NATIONWIDE ON FEB. 28 CULVER CITY, Calif., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Pictures will release Fedor Bondarchuk's Stalingrad in the United States for a one-week exclusive engagement in IMAX® 3D theatres nationwide on Feb. 28. The 3D World War II drama has recently become the highest-grossing Russian movie of all time, earning $66.1 million in its six-week theatre run. Stalingrad, which is Russia's official entry for Best Foreign...


Word of the Day
lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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