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Announcing the Premiere of WARX2: The Unseen Battleground, the War of Ghosts and Spirits

Announcing the Premiere of WARX2: The Unseen Battleground, the War of Ghosts and Spirits

In theaters December 6, 2013, the new documentary film, WARX2, uncovers truths about military suicides.

November 04, 2013 09:37 AM Eastern Standard Time

HOUSTON--(Business Wire)--The new documentary film, WARX2 (war times 2), explores suicide deaths in the US military and their causes. It asks the question: perhaps our soldiers are not just experiencing post-traumatic stress; perhaps they are experiencing spiritual warfare? WARX2 is presented by the Strasson Group. The goal of the documentary is to educate soldiers about Arab and African cultures and their traditions in regard to ghosts and spirits.

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Legendary Stan Lee Becomes An Animated Character in the "Stan Lee Superhero Pack" by Plotagon In Collaboration With POW! Entertainment

Legendary Stan Lee Becomes An Animated Character in the "Stan Lee Superhero Pack" by Plotagon In Collaboration With POW! Entertainment

November 02, 2013 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

STOCKHOLM--(Business Wire)--Swedish startup,  Plotagon, launched its Stan Lee Superhero Pack this weekend at Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo in Los Angeles. Plotagon is a free, beta application that anyone can use to make instant, 3D animated movies. The Superhero Pack (USD $9.99) is an add-on that includes four newly created superhero characters and Lee as a fifth animated character, who can be seen in a shot movie demo on YouTube. All were developed in collaboration with Stan Lee’s POW! Entertainment.

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DreamWorks Studios Acquires the Film Rights to Pulitzer-Prize Winning Author Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Highly Anticipated Book, The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism

DreamWorks Studios Acquires the Film Rights to Pulitzer-Prize Winning Author Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Highly Anticipated Book, The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism

October 30, 2013

LOS ANGELES--(Business Wire)--DreamWorks Studios has closed a preemptive deal to acquire the film rights to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin’s soon-to-be-released book, The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism, it was announced by Stacey Snider, Partner and Co-Chair at DreamWorks Studios. Goodwin previously collaborated with the studio on the critically acclaimed and award-winning Lincoln, based in part on Goodwin’s #1 New York Times bestselling Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln.

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Inception Film Partners Acquires International Distribution Rights to Highly Acclaimed Film "Home Run"

Inception Film Partners Acquires International Distribution Rights to Highly Acclaimed Film "Home Run"

Highest grossing faith-based film of the year marks first major acquisition of newly formed company

October 29, 2013 01:21 PM Eastern Daylight Time

LOS ANGELES--(Business Wire)--Inception Film Partners, LLC, a global film distribution company involved in motion picture and television sales, finance and production, has acquired international distribution rights to the highly acclaimed faith-based hit “Home Run.” This is the first major acquisition for the newly formed Inception Film Partners, a subsidiary of Inception Media Group, LLC.

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First Run Features Presents MAIDENTRIP

First Run Features Presents MAIDENTRIP

OPENING ON JANUARY 17TH AT THE IFC CENTER IN NEW YORK

Winner of the Visions Audience Award at SXSW
Winner of the Festival Director's Award at Mountainfilm in Telluride
Nominated for the Audience Award at the 2013 Gotham Independent Film Awards

"It’s impossible to watch Maidentrip and not want to immediately start scheming your own audacious adventure." -OUTSIDE MAGAZINE

Directed, produced and shot by a team of young female filmmakers, the new highly acclaimed documentary film MAIDENTRIP celebrates the accomplishments of the intrepid young woman Laura Dekker and brings her complex and inspiring real-life story to the big screen.

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Celebrate The Holidays With “RiffTrax Live: Santa Claus Conquers The Martians”

Celebrate The Holidays With “RiffTrax Live: Santa Claus Conquers The Martians”

NCM Fathom Events, RiffTrax and IGN Present All-New Sidesplitting Commentary on a Holiday ‘Classic’ in Select Movie Theaters Nationwide on Dec. 5

October 28, 2013 12:47 PM Eastern Daylight Time

CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(Business Wire)--You better watch out, you better not cry, ‘cause Santa Claus is coming… to Mars? The stars of RiffTrax —Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett (best known for the groundbreaking “Mystery Science Theater 3000®”)— are back for a hilarious all-new take on a family ‘classic’ with “RiffTrax Live: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians" on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. CT and tape delayed at 7:00 p.m. MT and 8:00 p.m PT/HI/AK. NCM Fathom Events, RiffTrax and IGN will present RiffTrax’s first big-screen holiday event since the beloved “RiffTrax Live: Christmas Shorts-Stravaganza” in 2009 with “Weird Al” Yankovic. This festive season event, a riff on one of the most popular titles in the MST3K catalog, is set to be an uproarious night for naughty and nice alike.

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BBC AMERICA and NCM Fathom Events Celebrate Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary with Special RealD™3D Screening

BBC AMERICA and NCM Fathom Events Celebrate Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary with Special RealD™3D Screening

Eleven U.S. Cities to Join First Global Simulcast on November 23 Expanding to over 300 Cinemas for Only One Night with NCM Fathom Events on November 25

October 24, 2013 10:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time

NEW YORK--(Business Wire)--BBC AMERICA announced today two special theatrical screening events of Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary special, Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor, in RealD™ 3D on November 23 and 25, 2013.

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WARNER BROS. PICTURES’ “GRAVITY” ROCKETS PAST $300 MILLION WORLDWIDE

WARNER BROS. PICTURES’ “GRAVITY” ROCKETS PAST $300 MILLION WORLDWIDE

Number one weekends and record-breaking international openings continue to fuel the acclaimed worldwide hit, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney under the direction of Alfonso Cuarón.

BURBANK, CA – October 23, 2013 – Showing no signs of coming back to Earth, Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Gravity” flew past the $300 million mark on Wednesday, October  23, less than three weeks after its record-breaking opening.  The announcement was made today by Dan Fellman, President of Domestic Distribution, and Veronika Kwan Vandenberg, President of International Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures.

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Canon U.S.A. and Ron Howard Launch “Project Imaginat10n” Film Festival on Yahoo Showcasing Ten Films Inspired by User Submitted Photographs

Canon U.S.A. and Ron Howard Launch “Project Imaginat10n” Film Festival on Yahoo Showcasing Ten Films Inspired by User Submitted Photographs

“A Ron Howard Presentation” Features Ten Short Films Directed by Jamie Foxx, Eva Longoria, Georgina Chapman, James Murphy, Biz Stone and the Five Winning Consumer Directors of the Canon Project Imaginat10n Film Contest

October 24, 2013 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(Business Wire)--Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, and two-time Academy Award® winner Ron Howard, officially launched the “Project Imaginat10n” Film Festival, which kicked off with the global premiere of ten short films at Lincoln Center in New York City on October 24, 2013. Following the premiere, screenings will be held in Los Angeles, CA hosted by Bryce Dallas Howard, the first graduating director of Canon’s Project Imagin8ion as well as in Brooklyn, NY hosted by James Murphy, a celebrity director for Project Imaginat10n. Yahoo Screen will continue celebrating the Film Festival from October 25, 2013 through the end of the year where consumers can view each of the 10 films.

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Twentieth Century Fox to Release Diverse Slate of Dolby Atmos Titles

Twentieth Century Fox to Release Diverse Slate of Dolby Atmos Titles

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Rio 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes will be mixed in the world’s most advanced cinema sound format

October 22, 2013 11:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time

SAN FRANCISCO--(Business Wire)--Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) today announced that Twentieth Century Fox will be releasing several Dolby® Atmos™ titles in a broad range of genres, including action, animation, and comedy with The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Rio 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.

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