“My Hero Academia: Two Heroes” Theatrical Release Set For September 25

Anime’s Hottest New Heroes To Hit The Big Screen In “My Hero Academia: Two Heroes” With U.S. And Canadian Theatrical Release Set For September 25 Debut First Feature Film of the Global Hit Anime Franchise to Screen as Five-Day Limited Engagement During an exclusive interview with IGN, voice actors Christopher R. Sabat and Justin Briner, stars of the [read more] …

What Star Wars Means to Me

My Father, Dad, had three loves movies, sports and frugality. During the warmer months, we would go to the drive-in movies. One of his favorites was Shankweiler’s where I remember watching “Bambi” and my first memory of that theater was of my brother crying when Bambi’s mother was shot. Another was the Boulevard Drive-In where [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: 2nd Academy Awards

The 2nd Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films released between August 1, 1928, and July 31, 1929. They took place on April 3, 1930, at an awards banquet in the Cocoanut Grove of The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. The 3rd Academy Awards [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: 1st Academy Awards

The 1st Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 1927 and 1928 and took place on May 16, 1929, at a private dinner held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles, California. AMPAS president Douglas Fairbanks hosted the show. Tickets cost $5, [read more] …

USA Culture :: Movie Night at the Drive-in

Tuesday, June 6th. A major pop culture phenomenon, lasting several decades, began on this date in 1933. With the automobile increasingly reshaping Americans’ habits, Richard Hollingshead opened the nation’s first drive-in movie theater in Camden, New Jersey. Soon, drive-in movies became a fixture across the country and a popular place for teenage dating and family [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: Roger Moore

Sir Roger George Moore, KBE was an English actor. He is best known for playing secret agent James Bond in seven feature films between 1973 and 1985. He also played Simon Templar in the television series The Saint between 1962 and 1969. Moore took over the role of Bond from Sean Connery in 1972, and [read more] …

STUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2017 Series Pass Now Available

Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theatre circuits in the United States, today announces a Series Pass to the upcoming STUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2017 beginning in June.  With each series pass purchase, guests will receive a collectible STUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2017 Series Pass as well as [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: Cage Movies

This week’s three films for Couch Film Festival are those with cage theme. No, not Nicholas Cage, but an actual cage in the title or within the film Caged (1950) Pregnant nineteen-year old Marie Allen is sentenced to prison as an accessory to robbery. The Warden, Ruth Benton dedicated to reforming even the most hardened of the prisoners, [read more] …

Three Ways to Watch Star Wars

Movies Only Episode I: The Phantom Menace II: Attack of the Clones III: Revenge of the Sith IV: A New Hope V: The Empire Strikes Back VI: Return of the Jedi Star Wars: The Force Awakens Star Wars: Episode VIII Star Wars: Episode IX Machete Order IV: A New Hope V: The Empire Strikes Back II: Attack of [read more] …

Worldwide Box Office Results for Weekend of April 30, 2017

Official Worldwide Box Office Results The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, April 30, are below. 1. Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 – Disney – $101.2M 2. Fate Of The Furious, The – Universal – $87.8M 3. Boss Baby, The – 20th Century [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: Puzzles and Games Competitions

This week’s three film pick are documentaries on competitions with puzzles, crosswords and scrabble. Wicker Kittens (2014) Open the box. Dump out all the pieces. And scramble for your lives! This is competitive jigsaw puzzling, and it’ll turn even the mildest mannered Midwesterners into hardcore competitors. Every January, the top teams from around the country [read more] …

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Own the Wonder Woman Ultimate Ticket and See it Every Day at Regal

Justice For All With Your Wonder Woman Ultimate Ticket at Regal Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theatre circuits in the United States, today announces the Regal Ultimate Ticket for the Super Hero action adventure Wonder Woman, starring Gal Gadot in the lead role.  This exclusive [read more] …

The Nun Who Kissed Elvis

Mother Dolores Hart, OSB – “The Nun Who Kissed Elvis” – to Speak at The Leo House in New York City Devout Benedictine nun to address the importance of love in today’s challenging world and sign copies of her inspiring autobiography On Monday, May 15, Mother Dolores Hart, OSB will discuss “How does love really [read more] …

David Bowie Labyrinth Soundtrack Remastered & Reissued On Vinyl

David Bowie & Trevor Jones’ Iconic ‘Labyrinth’ Soundtrack To Be Remastered And Reissued On Vinyl May 12 Via UMe Extending the 30th anniversary celebration of the beloved film, Labyrinth, Jim Henson’s mesmerizing and enduring fantasy classic, David Bowie and Trevor Jones’ iconic soundtrack will be remastered and reissued on vinyl for the first time since [read more] …

Female Director Spotlight :: Susan Froemke

Oscar-Nominee And Grammy Winning Director Susan Froemke And Renowned Cardiologist Dr. Valentin Fuster Premiere New Film The Resilient Heart Coast To Coast Film Debuted At The Newport Beach Film Festival And During The Tribeca Film Festival Oscar®-nominee and Grammy® winning director, Susan Froemke, premiered her feature documentary film, The Resilient Heart, during the Tribeca Film [read more] …

Awards at the 1st Annual Autfest Film Festival

Autism Society and Ed Asner Honor Ben Affleck & Pixar Filmmakers at 1st Annual Autfest Film Festival “The Accountant,” “Po” and “Swim Team” Among Films Awarded for Celebrating Autism Awareness “From Spectrum to Screen” Oscar®-winning actor Ben Affleck, Pixar filmmakers Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera, AutFest founder Matt Asner and several filmmakers were honored yesterday [read more] …

Regal Theater Microwavable Popcorn

Take Home a Taste of the Movies with Regal’s New Microwavable Popcorn Regal partners with Dollar General to offer a new line of microwavable popcorn Regal’s introduction of microwavable popcorn creates opportunities for busy families and friends to enjoy moviegoing in a way that fits their active lifestyles. The delicious flavor and theatre quality of [read more] …

Valerian: The Alpha Missions’ Board Game In Production

Ultra PRO Entertainment Launches Fans And Gamers Into The World Of This Summer’s Sci-Fi Epic Film, Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets, With ‘Valerian: The Alpha Missions’ Board Game! The film, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, is based on the Valerian BD series (bande dessinee, French graphic novel) series. In [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: Hag Horror

Psycho-biddy is a colloquial term for a subgenre of the horror/thriller movie that features a formerly-glamorous older woman who has become mentally unbalanced and terrorizes those around her. The genre officially began in 1962 with the film What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?  through the mid-1970s. It has also been referred to by the terms [read more] …

Scout It Out Creative Venue Booking Site Now Live

Three NYC-based artists have launched Scout It Out, an easy-to-use, mobile friendly, online marketplace providing real-time booking of creative arts venues. After a year of testing a beta version, the site is fully functional, with access to nearly 100 unique spaces. WHO WE ARE: Kendra Curtis, CEO, former Technology Manager at Google, Inc. and producer [read more] …

23rd Annual Cucalorus Festival Submission Time

Seeking Films, Performers, and Entrepreneurs for the 23rd Annual Cucalorus Festival! “One of the 50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee, 2017” — MovieMaker Magazine “One of 10 Best Film Festivals Worth Your Time in 2017” – Cultured Vulture Cucalorus is accepting submissions for its 23rd annual festival, November 8-12, 2017! Embracing the film festival’s [read more] …

Discover Movies Using Movie-Map

Movie Map is a music discovery website based on your artist input. People who like [insert an movie title] might also like these artists. The closer two names are, the greater the probability people will like both artists. Click on any name to travel along. MORE INFORMATION The Movie-Map is part of Gnod, the Global Network [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: Seven Heroes

Seven Samurai (1954) A samurai answers a village’s request for protection after he falls on hard times. The town needs protection from bandits, so the samurai gathers six others to help him teach the people how to defend themselves, and the villagers provide the soldiers with food. Of course, the movie climax is a great battle when 40 [read more] …

Makeup Collection Inspired by Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

LORAC Los Angeles announces the launch of a limited-edition Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales collection, which marks the brand’s first-ever collaboration with Disney. The collection features a PRO Eye Shadow Palette, Color Source Cheek Palette and six MOD Crème Dual Ended Lip Colors, with shade names, packaging and color choices inspired [read more] …

Moonbot Studios Returning to Animation, Books and Television

Moonbot Studios Returning To Original Books, Animation and Television Moonbot Studios Reel 2016 from Moonbot Studios on Vimeo. After months of speculation and rumors of a possible purchase, the founder of Moonbot Studios William Joyce has announced the re-establishment of the Academy Award-winning company in Shreveport, Louisiana. Chris Meledandri, founder and CEO of Illumination Entertainment and [read more] …

National Canadian Film Day 150 is World’s Largest Film Festival, Thanks Google

Here’s Proof: Google Map demonstrates National Canadian Film Day 150 is world’s largest film festival. EVER. National Canadian Film Day 150 (NCFD 150) promises to be the world’s largest film festival – ever. And now there’s proof. Today, REEL CANADA, the not-for-profit organization hosting NCFD 150 in celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, released a Google [read more] …

Tubi TV Added to Sony Smart TVs and Blu-ray Players

Tubi TV’s Free Television and Movie App Added to Sony Smart TVs and Blu-ray™ Players Sony Customers Now Have Instant Access to World’s Largest Free Streaming TV Library, Building on Tubi TV’s Strong Momentum as Consumers Increasingly Move Toward Cable-Cutting Tubi TV, the largest truly free Internet TV network with no subscription fee requirement, today [read more] …

Anime “Your Name.” #4 in North America Box Office

“Your Name.” Performs At North American Box Office Ranks #4 With $1.7+ Million Opening Weekend Funimation Films released its opening weekend results for the North American debut of its theatrical release of “Your Name.” The critically acclaimed anime film from director Makoto Shinkai brought in an excess of $1.7 Million at the box office from [read more] …