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‘Vesper’ Review: Resourceful European Sci-Fi Offers Glimmers of Beauty at the End of the World

Should the apocalypse strike and any of us happen to survive it, you can’t accuse the movies of leaving us unprepared. Dystopian futures are a dime

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Jordan Peele Offers ‘Nope’ Clues About Steven Yeun’s Cowboy With ‘Jupiter’s Claim’ Amusement Park Website

Although “Nope” is only three weeks away from hitting theaters, Universal has been keeping a lid on plenty of the details of the film, beyond dist

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Jake Paltrow on Taking a Fresh Look at the Trial of Adolf Eichmann in ‘June Zero’

“The Good Night” helmer Jake Paltrow returns to Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival with “June Zero,” his first foreign-language production. In t

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‘Elvis’ Cinematographer on Recreating the King’s Vegas Showroom for Baz Luhrmann Biopic

In recreating Elvis Presley’s famous ’68 Comeback Special, “Elvis” cinematographer Mandy Walker spent hours watching and examining old footage

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Liev Schreiber Discusses Efforts to Deliver Aid to Ukraine at Karlovy Vary Film Festival

When Liev Schreiber first encountered how ordinary Ukrainians on the ground are handling the vast and urgent crises brought on by the Russian war, he

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Czech New Wave Polemic ‘The Joke’ Returns to Karlovy Vary in Restored Glory

Milan Kundera’s first novel, “The Joke,” won him critical praise and set the tone for a robust career in the spring of 1967, debuting just in ti

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Box Office: ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ Going Bananas With Projected $129.2 Million Independence Day Opening

It’s official — the Minions are back. Universal’s “Minions: The Rise of Gru” is setting off fireworks at the Fourth of July box office, proj

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Film Republic Acquires Anna Kazejak’s ‘F—ing Bornholm’ Ahead of Karlovy Vary Premiere (EXCLUSIVE)

Xavier Henry-Rashid’s sales agency Film Republic has acquired Anna Kazejak’s “Fucking Bornholm,” ahead of its international premiere Saturday

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Filmmakers of Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Vesper’ on Finding Hope in a Grim Future

Sci-fi and fantasy fans can soon rejoice in another intrepid YA heroine as “Vesper,” the Lithuania-France-Belgium co-production from directors-wri

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‘Mr. Malcolm’s List’ Review: A Romantic Costume Drama of Deftly Acted Charm

“Mr. Malcolm’s List” has a scrumptious light charm. It’s a Regency romance set in London in 1818, where someone in the film is being fooled at

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Sonny Barger and the Hells Angels: Five Ways the Outlaw Motorcycle Club Left Tire Tracks on Pop Culture

With the death this week of Ralph “Sonny” Barger, national president of famed motorcycle club the Hells Angels, a piece of vibrant American pop cu

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Future Frames 2022: Generation NEXT! of European Cinema

Future Frames is a next generation showcase comprised of short works by students and recent graduates of European film schools, curated by the Karlovy

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‘The Ordinaries’ Director Sophie Linnenbaum on ‘Mechanisms of Exclusion’

Do you ever think about the narrative that governs your everyday life? You certainly will after watching the idiosyncratic German tragicomedy “The O

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Karlovy Vary Fest Expands Its Horizons

As its 56th edition – running July 1-9 – kicks off, Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival is ready to party like it’s 2019. “We can’t predict how

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‘RWBY’ to Crossover With Justice League in Upcoming Feature Film From Rooster Teeth and Warner Bros.

“RWBY” is crossing over with the heroes of DC Comics. A new film spinoff of the popular animated web series has been announced, which will feature

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Karlovy Vary Film Festival Roars Back to Life

The Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival roared back to life Friday following the disruption of the pandemic years. And the opening ceremony kicked off wi

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Louis C.K. Premieres ‘Fourth of July,’ First Film Since Sexual Misconduct Allegations: ‘We’re Back, Baby!’

Louis C.K. and the cast of his new film “Fourth of July” gathered for a panel discussion on Thursday night at the Beacon Theatre in Manhattan. Dir

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Joe Turkel, Bartender in the ‘The Shining’ and ‘Blade Runner’ Actor, Dies at 94

Joe Turkel, the prolific character actor well known for his roles in “The Shining” and “Blade Runner,” died at St. John’s Hospital in Santa

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‘Elvis’ Music Producer Dave Cobb on Recreating Classic Songs: ‘It’s Terrifying to Even Attempt to Do That’

Renowned music producer Dave Cobb was working on a film job where he recreated the music of one singing icon — Tammy Faye Bakker — when he got the

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Bill Kramer Begins Early as Motion Picture Academy CEO, Christine Simmons Exits as COO

Bill Kramer has begun his new position as chief executive officer of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, Variety has confirmed. In addit

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