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Feb 21, 2019, 09:00 ET 'The Wandering Earth:' Learns and differs from Hollywood

A news report by China.org.cn on"The Wandering Earth:" "The Wandering Earth" achieved huge box office success during the Lunar New Year period. As...


Feb 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Hollywood Elite To Get Axed

Kick Axe, the first axe-throwing venue in New York City, has invited the Hollywood elite attending the 91st Academy Awards, taking place on Sunday,...


Feb 21, 2019, 09:00 ET DTS and CJ 4DPLEX Join Forces to Raise ScreenX Theatres' Immersive Experience to a New Level

DTS, a global leader in premium audio solutions and a wholly owned subsidiary of Xperi Corporation (Nasdaq: XPER), and CJ 4DPLEX, the world's leading ...


Feb 20, 2019, 15:13 ET From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: MIRAI

A young boy embarks on an enchanting journey and learns the importance of family in the 2019 Academy Award® nominated film, MIRAI, arriving on...


Feb 20, 2019, 13:51 ET "Easy Skanking" And The Spirit Of Bob Marley

The Marley Family, Island Records, and UMe are celebrating the rich legacy of reggae legend Bob Marley with a new music short inspired by the music...


Feb 20, 2019, 11:00 ET Global LGBTQ Story Archive "I'm From Driftwood" to Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary in 2019

I'm From Driftwood, the worldwide online LGBTQ story archive, is poised to mark its 10-year anniversary in 2019. The nonprofit has spent the last...


Feb 20, 2019, 10:40 ET U.S. Box Office Returns Up 55% For Female-Led Family Films Over 10-Year Period But Parity Still Far Away, Geena Davis Reports

In the wake of #MeToo, #TimesUp and heightened awareness of the dramatic gender inequity on screen, family films are far from achieving parity....


Feb 20, 2019, 10:00 ET 'The Wandering Earth' boosts Qingdao's profile as a movie-making capital

Chinese sci-fi blockbuster "The Wandering Earth" is, as of last Sunday afternoon, the second most popular film of all time in China based on box...


Feb 19, 2019, 21:54 ET iQIYI Original Crime Drama "Burning Ice" Broadcast in Japan

iQIYI, Inc. (NASDAQ:IQ) ("iQIYI" or the "Company"), an innovative market-leading online entertainment service in China, today announced that its...


Feb 19, 2019, 18:45 ET The Film Detective Celebrates the 91st Academy Awards With a Weekend of Oscar Classics

The Film Detective, a classic film and television company that restores and distributes vintage films for today's cord cutters, is honoring the Oscar ...


Feb 19, 2019, 12:45 ET InventHelp Inventor Presents Butter Dispenser and Mixer for Coating Popcorn (HTM-7205)

While conventional butter pumping equipment in movie theaters and other venues adds the butter to a container of popcorn, it does not always reach...


Feb 19, 2019, 11:56 ET 'Queer Eye' Co-Hosts, 'me too.' Movement Founder, 'Selma' Director and More at 2019 Free Expression Awards

Today, the Newseum and Freedom Forum Institute announced the award recipients of the fourth annual Free Expression Awards. The Free Expression Awards ...


Feb 19, 2019, 11:35 ET Bethel Woods Center For The Arts Announces A Season Of Song & Celebration

In 1969 hundreds of thousands of young people from across the country gathered on Max Yasgur's farm in Bethel, New York, and left as a community...


Feb 19, 2019, 11:00 ET The Los Angeles Film School Recognizes Alumni Involvement On Six Oscar-Nominated Films Ahead Of The 91st Annual Academy Awards

Ahead of the 91st Annual Academy Awards, The Los Angeles Film School is recognizing and congratulating eight of its film program graduates who worked ...


Feb 19, 2019, 10:23 ET "Beers of Joy" Documentary Makes Worldwide Debut Inviting Viewers To Embark On A Journey Into The Wonderful World Of Beer

Beer. It's what you reach for after a long day and how you celebrate with friends – and now, it's the focus of a new feature-length documentary –...


Feb 19, 2019, 10:19 ET Ben McKenzie's One-man 'Gun' Released

Greenwood Hill Productions has announced that "Gotham" star Ben McKenzie's film version of the Off-Broadway stage monologue "Johnny Got His Gun,"...


Feb 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Cinespace Film Studios signs Netflix to multi-year lease

Netflix to expand production presence inside new studios and offices in Port of Toronto TORONTO, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Cinespace Film Studios...


Feb 19, 2019, 08:00 ET Upliftv estrena inspirador musical cristiano sobre la gracia y el perdón de Dios

Una oleada de gracia redentora y misericordia divina llega el 23 a Upliftv con el estreno mundial de Wholly Broken, un musical cristiano basado en la ...


Feb 19, 2019, 08:00 ET Upliftv Premieres Inspiring Christian Musical about God's Grace and Forgiveness

Wave upon wave of God's saving grace and forgiveness come to Upliftv on the 23rd with the world debut of Wholly Broken, a powerful and entertaining...


Feb 19, 2019, 08:00 ET Hold My Beer: Budweiser and Charlize Theron Join Forces for Budweiser Reserve Copper Lager

Today, Budweiser revealed its commercial starring Oscar-winning actress, Charlize Theron, alongside the brand's limited-edition Budweiser Reserve...


Feb 19, 2019, 08:00 ET Carla D'Alessandro Joins IPIC® Entertainment as Chief Marketing Officer

IPIC® Entertainment ("IPIC" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: IPIC) today announces the appointment of Carla D'Alessandro as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)....


Feb 19, 2019, 07:30 ET iQIYI Gains Exclusive Broadcast Rights in China for George Clooney's "Catch-22"

iQIYI Inc. (NASDAQ: IQ) ("iQIYI" or the "Company"), an innovative market-leading online entertainment service in China, today announced that it has...


Feb 18, 2019, 09:34 ET Qingdao steigt als neue Produktionsbasis für das Showbiz auf

Während Chinas Science-Fiction-Hit „The Wandering Earth" die Kinos im Sturm erobert, hat der in Qingdao beheimatete Produktionsstandort des Films...


Feb 18, 2019, 08:50 ET Qingdao se renforce en tant que nouveau site de production dédié à la société du spectacle

Depuis que le film à succès chinois de science-fiction « The Wandering Earth » a pris d'assaut le box-office, Oriental Movie Metropolis, son site de...