July 5, 2013 1:32 PM
The British Film Institute Funding Cut by 10 Percent for 2015-2016. This latest reduction comes as part of the British government's ongoing austerity measures. The Guillermo Del Toro film, which has endured some negative press, gets two thumbs up from the "Yeezus" rapper.After a screening of Pacific Rim, West gave two thumbs up for the title in two tweets to his 9 million Twitter followers. "I saw a pre-screening of Pacific Rimand it's easily one of my favorite movies of all time The world premiere of Mexican film director Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity", starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, will open the 70th Venice International Film Festival next month. Festival organizers said the 3D thriller starring Bulloch and Clooney as astronauts cast adrift in space after disaster strikes their shuttle will kick off the festival on August 28. Bullock plays Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, with Clooney as veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky spiraling through the blackness of space.