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2014-04-09 08:26:43

TWO GENRE-DEFINING FILM NOIR CLASSICS COME TO BLU-RAY(TM) FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A pair of groundbreaking movies directed by two of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Billy Wilder and Orson Welles, come to Blu-ray((TM)) for the first time ever when Double Indemnity and Touch of Evil premiere in Limited Edition with Exclusive Collectibles including lobby cards, poster reproductions and a rare still of a never-before-seen...

2013-10-11 04:20:29

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Arts Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: SAPX) ("Seven Arts" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its film "Schism" will premiere during Screamfest, L.A. The first screening will take place on Saturday 12(th) October; the film will also be screened at the prestigious New Orleans Film Festival on both Saturday 12(th) and Monday 14(th) October. Director Adam Gierasch stated, "It's absolutely wonderful that Seven Arts gave me the...

2013-09-04 16:25:37

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new book, Blast of Silence, sheds light on a three-decade career in film and television, from the late 1950s to the mid 1980s. Allen Baron shares the following in his entertaining read: -- What is was like directing hit TV shows such as Charlie's Angels, Love Boat, MASH, Fantasy Island, Brady Bunch, Dukes of Hazzard, and Cagney and Lacey. -- What it was like to film a movie with the legendary Errol Flynn in Cuba...

2012-11-29 12:25:45

KEY LARGO, Fla., Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Humphrey Bogart Estate and the Key Largo Chamber of Commerce have created an annual Humphrey Bogart Film Festival in Key Largo, Florida. The inaugural edition will be held on May 2-5, 2013. The festival will be hosted by Stephen Humphrey Bogart, the son of Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall, and will feature preeminent film historian and critic Leonard Maltin as a special guest. The festival opens with a cocktail reception and an outdoor...

2012-08-06 06:22:37

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Humphrey Bogart Estate and independent filmmaker Steve Anderson are proud to announce their partnership on "This Last Lonely Place." "The main goal of the Humphrey Bogart Estate is to honor and promote my father's legacy," said Stephen Humphrey Bogart, son of the iconic performer. "My father loved film noir, he loved Los Angeles, and he was a big supporter of his fellow artists. Bogie got his big break because of Leslie Howard, and he never...

2011-06-07 00:00:31

Vintage film retailer breaks from conventions of increasingly technology-driven industry with an assortment of classic movie titles, all available on either VHS or DVD. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) June 06, 2011 Recent years have seen the home video industry almost completely taken over by on-demand streaming video sites such as Netflix, with traditional brick-and-mortar video stores, as well as retail giants such as Blockbuster, struggling to compete with new technology. In a world dominated by...

2011-05-16 16:56:00

LOS ANGELES, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bogart LLC, the owner of all intellectual property rights of the late film legend Humphrey Bogart, has settled its federal lawsuit against furniture retailers Plummers, Scandinavian Designs, and Dania regarding their unauthorized sale of a furniture line called "Bogart." Bogart LLC filed the action in May 2010, alleging violation of California's post-mortem right of publicity statute, and trademark infringement. The case proceeded before Judge...

2010-05-12 19:25:00

LOS ANGELES, CA/>, May 12/> /PRNewswire/ - Media 8 Entertainment, a leading film entertainment company engaged in the production, financing, acquisition, and worldwide licensing of theatrical feature films, and producer of Academy Award(R) winner "Monster," announced today that Kurt Russell/> is attached to play the lead in "Undying" (formerly known as "Reaper"), a supernatural thriller written by Gary Whitta/> (writer of Warner Bros' recent hit film "Book of Eli"). Media 8...

2009-09-13 10:36:52

Director Samuel Moaz said he dedicated his win at Italy's Venice film festival for his war movie Lebanon to the world's troubled war veterans. Euronews.net said while accepting the festival's Golden Lion award for best picture Saturday, Moaz spoke briefly about his own experiences and fallout from the 1982 Lebanon War. I dedicate this award to all the thousands of people around the world who come back from the war, like me, safe and sound but inside the memory will remain stabbed in their...

2009-08-31 13:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Our eyes of flesh see only noir! Even before its official release, a new novel was making the rounds among the cognoscenti of the movie business. Not since The Day of the Locust and The Love of the Last Tycoon has Hollywood and the motion picture industry been shown in such a bold and perspicuous light, a light that producers and directors and screenwriters are clamoring to capture for themselves. Brimming with sex, romance, eye-widening spectacle, and...