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Ben-Hur Remake In the Works?

According to Variety, Paramount and MGM are teaming up on a remake of classic period drama Ben-Hur.

The slavery pic won 11 Academy Awards in 1960, including Best Picture and Best Director, and now MGM has decided it is time to give it a 21st century makeover. 137 more words

Film

Review 15: An American in Paris (1952)

I’ve likely mentioned more than once on my blog that I’m a university student studying Literature and film. A few weeks ago, I was excited to finally be examining legendary American playwright Tennessee Williams’s ‘A Streetcar named Desire’ (in high school, all I ever got to read was Shakespeare). 1,127 more words

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Lupita Nyong'o Named People Magazine's Most Beautiful

Lupita Nyong’o has had a huge year!!!  The Oscar Winning “12 Years A Slave” star was just named People Magazine’s Most Beautiful and it also happens to be their 25th anniversary issue.  99 more words

Features

Spielberg Chasing Oscars With New Projects

Steven Spielberg has been a bit quiet since Lincon, for which he earned a Best Director and Best Picture nomination in 2013. As one of the heads of DreamWorks he is always producing or exec producing a long list of films, but his only currently confirmed directing role is  194 more words

Film

12 years...

///- Ejiofor does great work despite the woeful screenplay

My Year With Meryl: A Cry in the Dark (1988)

“The dingo took my baby!!!!” Or “The dingo ate my baby” as it’s better known now, even though that second line is never actually uttered in the movie. 1,100 more words

Meryl Streep

THIS DAY IN THE YESTERYEAR: ACTRESS GRACE KELLY MARRIES RAINIER III OF MONACO (1956)

Actress Grace Kelly Marries Rainier III of Monaco (1956)

Kelly was an Oscar-winning American actress who appeared in many films, including Dial M for Murder andRear Window. 95 more words