Center City District 2018 Ice Rink Opening
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Holli Stephens
November 08, 2019 - 4:45 am
You have about three weeks left until Thanksgiving — aka, Black Friday, which ends the season of laid-back excursions and marks the beginning of tedious holiday shopping. Get a jumpstart with The KYW To-Do List, your weekend guide for things to do in Philly and the suburbs.
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Still image from the film 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'
Star Wars/Twitter
October 22, 2019 - 10:46 am
Fans got their latest look at the last chapter of the Skywalker saga on Monday night. The official trailer for "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" — Disney's latest film in the massively popular "Star Wars" franchise — debuted during halftime of ESPN's Monday night NFL match up between the New...
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Mike Dougherty
October 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
Thursday kicks off 10 days of movie magic in the city with the 28th Philadelphia Film Festival.
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Kim Glovas
April 29, 2019 - 4:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Villanova University graduate with cerebral palsy has written a movie and is now looking for funding to get it into production. Frank Kineavy is a 2013 graduate of Villanova. "I am the co-writer of this movie script currently entitled 'The Way We Roll,' " said film...
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This week brings the premiere of a short film Villanova University students have been working on since September.
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Ian Bush
April 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week brings the premiere of a short film Villanova University students have been working on since September. It took them to the Horn of Africa, where they found desperate conditions for expectant moms in need of health care. "They only have one operating room,...
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This image released by Disney shows Nico Parker, left, in a scene from "Dumbo."
Disney via AP
March 31, 2019 - 3:23 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney's "Dumbo" isn't exactly taking flight at the North American box office the way its other live-action remakes of animated classics have. The Walt Disney Co. said Sunday that the Tim Burton-directed film has earned an estimated $45 million domestically from 4,259 locations...
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Director Francois Ozon holds aloft the Silver Bear grand jury prize for the film 'By the Grace of God' onstage at the award ceremony of the 2019 Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin, Germany, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019.
Markus Schreiber/AP Photo
February 18, 2019 - 5:55 pm
PARIS (AP) — A French judge refused Monday to block the release this week in French cinemas of a movie based on a Catholic sex scandal. French director Francois Ozon's film "Grace a Dieu" ("By the Grace of God") won the Berlin Film Festival's jury grand prize on Saturday. The movie, which opens...
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FILE - In this June 19, 2017 file photo, director Matt Reeves appears at the screening of the film "War for the Planet of the Apes" in London.
Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File
January 30, 2019 - 8:26 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Who will be inside the suit remains unknown but "The Batman" has a release date. Warner Bros. on Wednesday announced that Matt Reeves' stand-alone Batman film will hit theaters in June 2021. Ben Affleck was previously set to star in the film following his performances in "Justice...
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Actor Shia LaBeouf poses at the premiere of "Honey Boy" during the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, in Park City, Utah.
Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP
January 27, 2019 - 9:22 am
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Shia LaBeouf latest film was born in an unusual place — court-ordered rehab. The actor spent time writing the script for his semi-autobiographical "Honey Boy" while he was being treated for substance abuse after a 2017 arrest. "He wrote this script in rehab and actually sent...
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Anne Hathaway is on board for "Princess Diaries 3."
Walt Disney Pictures/Netflix via CNN
January 25, 2019 - 12:07 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Anne Hathaway is on board for "Princess Diaries 3." The actress appeared Thursday on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen" and had some positive news when a caller asked about the possible sequel. "There is a script," Hathaway confirmed. "I want to...
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