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2014 Spirit Award Nominations Announced Awards

2014 Spirit Award Nominations Announced

Nominations for the Film Independent Spirit Awards were announced this morning by Octavia Spencer, who was probably happy to announce that Fruitvale Station (a film she is in) picked up 3 nominations. But the film with the most nominations unsurprisingly went to Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave, which picked up a total of 7 Read More
Giveaway: Dallas Buyers Club Soundtrack & Focus Features Blu-ray set News

Giveaway: Dallas Buyers Club Soundtrack & Focus Features Blu-ray set

Inspired by true events, a Texas cowboy (Matthew McConaughey) named Ron Woodroof has his life turned upside down after being diagnosed as HIV-positive and given just 30 days to live. To help support Dallas Buyers Club (now playing in theaters), we are giving away the soundtrack of the film as well as a Focus Features Read More
Dallas Buyers Club Movie

Dallas Buyers Club

Real-life figure Ron Woodruff was a self-proclaimed legend of the rodeo; a shit-kicking, wild-woman-wrangling, tough sumbitch who’d put up his dukes at the drop of a hat. In the mid-1980′s, the apex of the AIDS crisis in the U.S., Woodruff (who had been experiencing painful fainting spells but dismissed them due to a deadly cocktail Read More
Mill Valley Film Festival: Days 6-9 Recap Film Festival

Mill Valley Film Festival: Days 6-9 Recap

Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave, and the Unexpected Guest Of all the films in the exceedingly strong MVFF lineup, none have generated the momentum and near-universal acclaim of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave, based on the autobiography of Solomon Northup, a free black man who was kidnapped and sold into slavery in 1841. McQueen Read More
Mill Valley Film Festival Coverage Introduction Film Festival

Mill Valley Film Festival Coverage Introduction

Starting tonight, October 3rd and going through October 13th, the 36th Mill Valley Film Festival will be rolling out the red carpet for local Bay Area filmmakers, movie stars, and acclaimed directors from around the world in the gorgeous surroundings of Marin County. From a costume-friendly screening of Return of the Jedi, to live music Read More
10 Must See Films at TIFF 2013 Features

10 Must See Films at TIFF 2013

With 288 features set to play over 11 days, it was a tough process to narrow down our top picks for the Toronto International Film Festival. TIFF can function as a way to catch up on some of the hotter festival titles from earlier this year, or as a sign of what 2014′s films will Read More
Trailer: Dallas Buyers Club Trailer

Trailer: Dallas Buyers Club

If you need any further proof that Matthew McConaughey is an actor worth to be taken seriously, watch the just released trailer for Dallas Buyers Club. There are still folks out there who cannot see past his rom-com typecast from his early career, despite being in some off-kilter roles as of late in Mud, Killer Read More
TIFF 2013: First wave of titles announced Film Festival

TIFF 2013: First wave of titles announced

It’s over a month away until the Toronto International Film Festival, which means that the waves of announcements have started to come in. Today, TIFF announced 75 films that will be playing in their Gala and Special Presentations programs this year. And, as expected, there will be plenty of big titles playing. Some of the Read More