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Venice Film Festival to include Malick, De Palma, Nair, Lee and Redford!

by Terence Johnson HollywoodNews.com: Hot on the heels of the Toronto International Film Festival announcing their titles comes word from Venice about the films to be featured at the 69th Venice Film Festival. With 60 films, the selection includes a wide range of anticipated titles such as Terrence Malick’s To the[...]

Foo Fighters tweet sympathy after Belgium concert tragedy

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Another weather-related tragedy at a live music event has claimed the lives of at least five concert attendees. The annual Pukkelpop festival — which takes place near Hasselt, 50 miles east of Brussels, Belgium – has been canceled after a massive thunderstorm destroyed tents and stages, injuring[...]

Fantastic Fest reveals first wave of programming

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The annual Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas has become a must-attend for film fanatics hoping to catch up on an array of cult, international, genre and geek cinema that may or may not make it to a multiplex near you. Heading into its seventh year, the fest[...]

Prince releases new album ’20Ten’ for free in Europe

Hollywoodnews.com: Prince will be releasing his new album “20Ten” for free in Europe through a promotion with newspapers and magazines. This isn’t an unusual form of distribution for the singer who released his July 2007 album “Planet Earth” with the U.K.’s Sunday Daily Mail. The giveaway coincided with his London O2[...]

Kristen Stewart’s “On the Road” Gets More International Distribution

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Given limited distribution for some of Kstew’s other recent indie flicks (e.g., “The Runaways”, “Welcome to the Rileys”) it is encouraging news that makers of the upcoming film adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road” have already announced far-reaching distribution plans. Heard recently at Cannes and confirmed via[...]

Hilary Swank soars through ‘Amelia’

BY SEAN O’CONNELL HollywoodNews.com stays on top of the latest DVD and Blu-ray releases so you know which films are worth your time and money. This week, we recommend: ‘Amelia’ Once believed to be an Oscar contender, Mira Nair’s biopic of pioneering female pilot Amelia Earhart met critical resistance and failed to get[...]