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CAA Signs 'Patti Cake$' Star Danielle Macdonald

EXCLUSIVE: Just under a month after Fox Searchlight picked up Patti Cake$ for $9.5 million at the Sundance Film Festival, Danielle Macdonald, the breakout star of the crowd-pleasing coming-of-age dramedy, signed with uber-agency CAA. 184 more words

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NYWIFT Member Jill Rosen Talks Entertainment Publicity and Sundance Success

By Katie Chambers

At this year’s Sundance Film Festival, Focus Features, Amazon, Fox Searchlight and Netflix were among the buyers in a bidding war for Michael Showalter’s dramatic comedy… 965 more words


Is The Big Sick Doomed to Box Office Failure?

The Big Sick was one of the buzziest films at the Sundance Film Festival last month, sparking a bidding war which Amazon and Lionsgate ended up winning by offering $12m for guaranteed US and some international distribution. 799 more words

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'Captain Fantastic' Star Viggo Mortensen On The Way The Film Plays Post-Election: "I Think It's A 'Yes We Can' Movie"

It’s been over a year now since Viggo Mortensen embarked on the press circuit for Captain Fantastic, seeing Matt Ross’s second feature, Captain Fantastic… 2,063 more words


Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Director: Alfonso Gomez Rejon

Screenplay: Jesse Andrews

Starring: Thomas Mann, Olivia Cooke, RJ Cyler, Jon Bernthal

Genre: Drama, Comedy

Rating: PG-13

Running Time: 105 minutes… 1,393 more words


Review: Berlin Syndrome

In this post, I will review Berlin Syndrome (the novel) written by Melanie Joosten, and then review the film of the same name, partly in comparison with the novel. 2,598 more words