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    Theatre: Watch Opening Night Footage From "Stick Fly" Which Includes Glimpses Of Performance

    Opening night was last week Thursday, and overall reactions from those I know who've seen it has been all positive (with a few criticisms). So, if you're in NYC, and can afford the price of admission, you should see it!

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    Guy Ritchie Says 'RockNRolla' Sequel Script Ready To Go, Just Waiting For The Right Time To Do It

    When "RockNRolla" arrived in 2008, in many ways, it was a last chance for director Guy Ritchie. He was coming off two disastrous pics, the Madonna vanity project "Swept Away" and the totally incomprehensible "Revolver" and while "RockNRolla" didn't exactly...

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    Kino Classics to Release Buster Keaton's "Seven Chances"

    Kino Classics will release director-star Buster Keaton's must-see classic1925 comedy "Seven Chances" on Blu-ray and DVD. This marks the eighth feature-length Keaton release by Kino, which also began selling all 19 of his silent shorts earlier this summer.

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    Ensemble Cast Dramedy "Dysfunctional Friends" Gets Theatrical Release Date

    Corey Grant's comedy/drama Dysfunctional Friends, a film that premiered at the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) in Miami this year, where one of its starring ensemble cast Persia White won the Best Actress Award, will open in limited release in theaters through AMC Independent, on Friday...

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    MoMI to Premiere First Look International Showcase

    The Museum of Moving Image has announced the schedule for its upcoming First Look international showcase.

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    Watch Trailer For Short Film "African Cowboy" - Namibia-Set African Western

    A few weeks ago, I posted a trailer for an *African Samurai* short film titled Hasaki Ya Suda, by Focus Features Africa First French/Burkinabe filmmaker Cedric Ido; and that was received very, very well by you folks, given the number of Facebook *likes,* *shares* and Twitter posts about it. See...

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    Some Guy Named Sean Faris Is Your New Clyde In 'Bonnie & Clyde' Remake

    While we'll have to leave it to our dreams as to what the original cast of Hilary Duff and Kevin Zegers would have done to "The Story Of Bonnie & Clyde," producers are still pushing on with their remake -- that they insist is not a remake -- and have now landed a young, relatively ...

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    Indie Player Mickey Liddell Partners with Specialty Vet David Dinerstein on LD Distribution

    There's movement afoot in indie distribution. Relativity is struggling to keep its financial footing, and Graham King plans to restructure FilmDistrict, his experiment in releasing his sprawling slate, after losing Bob Berney. Now P & A financeer Mickey Liddell is starting his own releasing company ...

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    Watch: Nanking Is On Fire In New Trailer For 'The Flowers Of War' Starring Christian Bale

    It took a bit longer than we expected, especially considering the Oscar qualifying run starts in just under two weeks, but the U.S. trailer for Zhang Yimou's Oscar contending, Christian Bale starring "The Flowers Of War" has arrived and it's a bit of a mixed bag.

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    David Dinerstein Named President of New Film Outfit, LD Distribution

    Indie film biz veteran David Dinerstein has been named the head of the newly formed distribution company, LD Distribution, a new entity created by production and distribution financier, Liddel Entertainment. The new distributor plans to produce four to six films annually, with budgets up to $25...

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