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2011-06-29 13:15:00

NEW YORK, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today that it will release Madonna's "W.E." on December 9, 2011 in New York and Los Angeles. The film will expand to additional markets in December, with wide release anticipated by mid-January. Madonna's narrative feature directorial debut, W.E. is co-written by Madonna and Alek Keshishian, produced by Madonna and Kris Thykier and executive produced by Scott Franklin (BLACK SWAN). It stars Abbie Cornish...

2011-04-25 18:47:00

NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After earning rave reviews from top critics and wild cheers from audiences around the country, Dimension Films has started production on the sequel to PIRANHA 3D. Principal photography is now underway in Wilmington, NC on PIRANHA 3DD, being directed by John Gulager (FEAST). There's something in the water . . . again. And this time no one is safe from the flesh eating fish as they sink their razor sharp teeth into the visitors of the best summer...

2010-08-26 07:10:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award® winning director, writer, producer and actor Quentin Tarantino will sit in the hot-seat for the 2010 Friars Club Roast, to be held on Friday, October 1st, at The New York Hilton. As well as Samuel L. Jackson acting as "Roastmaster," fellow "roasters" and guests on the dais will include Kathy Griffin, Pam Grier, Neve Campbell, Michael Madsen, Eli Roth, Patricia Arquette, Rob Schneider, Uma Thurman, Harvey Weinstein, Sarah...

2010-08-02 05:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The BoDeans have produced a video for their new song "Headed for the End of the World" and have joined the campaign to urge fans to see the new Lawrence Bender produced film, "Countdown to Zero" (along with some of the biggest names in music such as Pearl Jam, REM, Maroon 5, Tom Morello, Steve Earl and others). Additionally, the BoDeans have joined the Take Part Social Action campaign--a movement which urges U.S. Senators to ratify the new...

2010-03-02 09:26:00

PHILADELPHIA, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Their proven track record for accurate predications for those in the public eye has Psychic Source, the nation's oldest and most respected psychic network in high demand this Oscar season, as people from Hollywood to Manhattan want to know who will walk away with the coveted Academy Awards on March 7. However, Psychic Source's predictions are as much about credibility as they are the fun of knowing the winners -- and major upsets -- ahead of time. The...

2010-02-24 07:00:00

CLEVELAND, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Greater Cleveland Film Commission is proud to announce the second annual "Road to the Red Carpet" Gala, a Hollywood inspired black-tie affair celebrating the 82nd Academy Awards®. The event will take place Sunday, March 7, 2010 from 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. at Pickwick and Frolic on the historic East 4th Street in Downtown Cleveland. Tickets for the event are $150 for general admission and $250 for VIPs and can be purchased...

2010-02-23 04:35:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "I think the opening chapter of Inglourious Basterds is one of the best things I've ever written," Quentin Tarantino has been quoted as saying. We'll see if the Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences and the legion of worldwide movie lovers voting at the Green Globe Film Awards agree next month. "Inglourious Basterds" was nominated for eight Oscars including Best Picture, Best Directing, Best Original Screenplay, Best...

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