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Michael Apted, Thomas Schlamme Head Directors Guild Negotiations

The Directors Guild of America has tapped secretary-treasurer Michael Apted and third VP Thomas Schlamme as co-chairs of its negotiating committee for the successor deal to its master contract. 508 more words


James Bond - The World Is Not Enough (1999) REVIEW

James Bond – The World Is Not Enough (1999) REVIEW
Director: Michael Apted
Producer: Michael G. Wilson & Barbara Broccoli
Writer: Neal Purvis, Robert Wade & Bruce Feirstein… 2,241 more words

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The James Bond Rewatch: THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH (1999)

What’s more outlandish – another megalomaniac bringing the world to the brink of destruction or asking audiences to believe Denise Richards is a nuclear physicist? 1,269 more words

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Gorillas in the Mist

The life of Dian Fossey is unique, beautiful and passionate, just like this film.  Under Michael Apted’s direction, Gorillas in the Mist is an exotic biopic that immerses us in Fossey’s world among the gorillas and celebrates her life’s work. 434 more words

Oscar Snubbed Films


Review by Derrick Carter

Running Time: 1 hour 59 minutes

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for Intense Sequences of Action Violence, Sexuality and Innuendo

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode… 723 more words


Oscars: Some Modest Proposals for the Governors Awards

August 25 will be a big night for Academy board members: That’s when they select 2015 recipients of the Governors Awards.

According to the website, AMPAS encourages members of the Academy to weigh in. 461 more words


Throwback Trailer: Continental Divide (1981)

Chicago reporter Ernie Souchak (John Belushi) is beaten up by double-dealing police officers after he writes about an unethical city councilman. Hoping to keep Ernie safe, his editor, Howard McDermott (Allen Goorwitz), tells him to head west. 47 more words

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