movies

Phil McCarten/AP Photo, File
March 24, 2019 - 9:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Larry Cohen, the maverick B-movie director of cult horror films "It's Alive" and "God Told Me To," has died. He was 77. Cohen's friend and spokesman, the actor Shade Rupe, said Cohen passed away Saturday in Los Angeles surrounded by loved ones. Cohen's films were schlocky, low-...
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Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery via AP
March 23, 2019 - 8:44 pm
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Kodak says a new beer hitting the market can be used to develop its Super 8 movie film. Dogfish Head Craft Brewery in Delaware created its SuperEIGHT beer after a conversation with people at Kodak, the upstate New York technology company most famous for its photographic roots...
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Marvel/Disney via CNN
March 17, 2019 - 7:16 pm
By Lisa Respers France (CNN) -- Marvel Studios reissued the official poster for "Avengers: Endgame" after a backlash over star Danai Gurira not receiving top billing. "She should have been up there all this time," the studio tweeted with a photo of the revised poster. "Check out the official Marvel...
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A scene from "Captain Marvel."
Disney-Marvel Studios via AP
March 17, 2019 - 11:43 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Captain Marvel" has continued to dominate the global box office in its second weekend in theaters, leaving newcomers in the dust. Walt Disney Studios on Sunday estimates that the intergalactic superhero has earned an additional $69.3 million from North American theaters and $120...
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Christopher Nolan
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March 12, 2019 - 5:16 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Batman is turning 80 this year, and Christopher Nolan's "Dark Knight" trilogy is coming back to select theaters to celebrate in high-resolution 70mm IMAX. Warner Bros. president of domestic distribution Jeff Goldstein said Tuesday that the engagement will kick off in Los Angeles...
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This image released by Disney-Marvel Studios shows Brie Larson in a scene from "Captain Marvel."
Disney-Marvel Studios via AP
March 10, 2019 - 11:53 am
NEW YORK (AP) — "Captain Marvel," Marvel Studios' first female-fronted superhero movie, launched with an estimated $153 million domestically and $455 million globally. The result came in at the high end of expectations for "Captain Marvel," and ranks as one of Marvel's most successful character...
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This location is the last remaining Blockbuster in the US.
Courtesy Sandi Harding via CNN
March 07, 2019 - 4:07 pm
By Michelle Lou and Saeed Ahmed (CNN) -- It's lonely at the top. That's what the Blockbuster in Bend, Oregon, discovered when the only other store in the world -- located in Australia -- announced it was closing. Although Sandi Harding, the general manager of the Oregon Blockbuster, is excited that...
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Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
March 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 23rd annual Israeli Film Festival kicks off March 16 at Philadelphia's International House with a screening of "The Unorthdox." Mindy Chriqui, artistic director and founder of the Israeli Film Festival of Philadelphia, says the films chosen this year address a...
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This image released by Universal Pictures shows characters Astrid, voiced by America Ferrera, left, and Hiccup, voiced by Jay Baruchel, in a scene from DreamWorks Animation's "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World."
DreamWorks Animation/Universal Pictures via AP
March 03, 2019 - 12:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" topped the North American box office for a second week, but close on its tail was Tyler Perry's final installment of the "Madea" franchise. Driven by a largely female audience, "A Madea Family Funeral" had a better-than-expected debut...
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Bradley Cooper, left, and Lady Gaga in a scene from the latest reboot of the film "A Star is Born."
Courtesy of Warner Bros.
Rachel Kurland
February 27, 2019 - 12:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Maybe it's time to see Jack and Ally again. Whether you've never seen the award-winning film or you have the duet "Shallow" prepared for any spontaneous karaoke moment, moviegoers will have the chance to see an extended version of "A Star Is Born" in theaters for one...
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