Maria Orellana

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  • Every new movie and TV show you can stream on Netflix this week (May 24 – May 30)

    It’s that time of the week again, and BGR is bringing you a roundup of the best new Netflix movies and shows for your streaming pleasure. A lot of your time is wasted by looking around Netflix for something you haven’t seen yet, so this update will save you some precious ticks on the clock. DON’T…

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  • Disney's Most Important Hit Of 2015 Isn't 'Avengers' Or 'Star Wars'

    Walt Disney will survive Tomorrowland. The Mouse House was obviously looking for something other than the $32 million Fri-Sun and (projected) $41m Fri-Mon debut that they got from the $190m Brad Bird sci-fi adventure this Memorial Day weekend. But the relative disappointment is another blow to the…

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  • Cannes Film Review: ‘The Here After’

    The kids are not all right in “The Here After,” a cold, controlled, minimalist drama about the aftermath of a crime committed by a teen in contempo rural Sweden.

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  • Animated Film ‘Song of the Sea’ Wins Top Prize at Irish Film and Television Awards

    LONDON — Children’s animated feature “Song of the Sea” won the top film prize at the Irish Film and Television Academy Awards for Film and Drama, which took place at the Mansion House in Dublin on Sunday. “Frank” picked up several awards, including director for Lenny Abrahamson, and supporting…

    Variety
  • Saban Films Picks Up John Travolta's 'I Am Wrath'

    A deal was struck at the Cannes Film Festival in which Saban Films picked up the North American rights to the action thriller I Am Wrath, starring John Travolta as

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    Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, dies

    Actress and comedian Anne Meara, who gained fame as half of the comedy team Stiller & Meara and went on to star in TV and film, has died. She was 85.

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  • Alibaba Pictures Chair Named CEO of China's Enlight Media

    The appointment follows the e-commerce giant's purchase in March of an 8.8 percent stake in the Chinese production firm for $380 million.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Brian Grazer Pays Tribute to ‘A Beautiful Mind’ Subject John Nash

    “A Beautiful Mind” producer Brian Grazer was among many who were shocked by the news that Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash and his wife Alicia were killed Saturday in a car crash in New Jersey. Grazer, who produced the Oscar-winning 2001 biopic directed by his Imagine Entertainment…

    Variety
  • Comedian Anne Meara, mother of actor Ben Stiller, dies at 85

    (Reuters) - New York-born actress and comedian Anne Meara, known for her opposites-attract comedy routine with husband Jerry Stiller, died over the weekend, her family said on Sunday. Meara, the mother of actor Ben Stiller, died on Saturday, her family said in a statement through a representative,…

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  • Cannes Review: ‘The Little Prince’

    A new adaptation of the classic French tale stays true to its timeless depiction of childhood wonderment

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  • Art Garfunkel: Paul Simon Has Become a "Monster"

    After 45 years, the singer is a still bitter about the breakup of Simon & Garfunkel.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Penguin film director gives climate warning in Cannes closer

    By Michael Roddy CANNES, France (Reuters) - The French director who charmed the world and won an Oscar with his 2005 documentary "March of the Penguins" will close the Cannes festival on a sombre note with a film about global warming that says not only the penguins should be worried. Luc Jacquet's…

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  • Taiwan's Hou Hsiao-hsien wins Cannes best director award for 'The Assassin'

    Taiwan's Hou Hsiao-hsien scooped the best director award at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday for his slow-burning minimalist drama "The Assassin". The film is set in ninth-century China, at the end of the Tang Dynasty, with Asian megastar Shu Qi playing a highly trained female assassin who, after…

    AFP
  • Box Office: 'Tomorrowland' Tops Slow Memorial Day Weekend With $32.2 million

    The science-fiction adventure stars George Clooney and was directed by Brad Bird of "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol" renown. The Disney release is expected to pull in a lacklustre $40.7 million for the four-day period. "Tomorrowland" had been expected to generate $40 million over the…

    Reuters
  • Cannes Closing Ceremony: LIVE REPORT

    Cannes (France) (AFP) - 19:53 GMT - We are now closing this live report after an emotional night full of surprises at the 68th Cannes Film Festival. Here's a roundup of the main winners:

    AFP
  • Cannes Film Review: ‘I Am a Soldier’

    When a certain school of social realism is dutifully imitated, what degree of authenticity remains? That's a question prompted by Laurent Lariviere's diverting but derivative debut feature.

    Variety