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May 23: Happy Birthday Joan Collins and Douglas Fairbanks

Dame Joan Collins is turning 84 today.  She began acting in film in her late teens, appearing in a number of English films before Howard Hawks brought her to Hollywood to star in… 1,069 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Perfume (2006)

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world’s finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent. 23 more words

Drama

Netflix Nabs U.S. Rights to Tom Tykwer's 'Babylon Berlin'

Netflix has nabbed U.S. rights to “Babylon Berlin,” the eagerly awaited period crime series directed by Tom Tykwer, sources said Friday.

The 16-episode series, set in the sophisticated and seamy world of 1920s Berlin, is the most expensive TV drama in German history, with a budget of €40 million ($44 million). 247 more words

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Sense8 Season2: So Many Questions

I’m really not at all interested in reviewing or analyzing Sense8 again, but I would like to get mah nerds into a discussion about the ENORMOUS plot holes, and the weird turns this in-spite-of-it-all-compelling show has taken. 1,794 more words

Television

Entry 1 | Tom Tykwer's Use Of Aspects

How does Tom Tykwer use narritive conventions to develop through aspects like mise-en-scene, visual elements, music, dialogue and manilpulation of time (Flashback, flashforward)?

Tom Tykwer’s narritive conventions uses other elements to help devlop the the story further.  460 more words

What's So Tricky About That?

“The trick is to try to create the sense that the people at the time don’t know what’s going to happen,” says Tykwer (director Tom Tykwer, … 154 more words

Germany

Germany's Beta Film and Tom Tykwer's X Filme Partner Up

Berlin-based X Filme is restructuring its operations and partnering with Jan Mojto’s Beta Film on a new division, X Filme Holding GmbH, that will oversee development, production, distribution and sales. 224 more words

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