Posts Tagged Movies

Working late in life, directors refuse to say cut

In this Thursday, July 16, 2014 photo, Writer/Director Woody Allen and Soon-Yi Previn arrive at the premiere of "Magic In The Moonlight" in New York. Hollywood may be an industry driven by youth, but this summer has brought a rush of releases from directors working well into their late 70s and early 80s. The 78-year-old Allen, whose latest, "Magic in the Moonlight," opens Friday, July 25, 2014, follows films from Clint Eastwood (84), Roman Polanski (80) and Jean-Luc Godard (83). (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, file)

Visiting a retired Frank Capra at his Sierra Nevada hideaway, Clint Eastwood was baffled.

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Correction: Obit-Thomas Berger story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story July 22 about the death of author Thomas Berger, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the main character in his novel “Little Big Man” fought with the Cherokees at the Battle of Little Big Horn. He fought with the Cheyenne.

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‘X-Men’ VR experience coming to Comic-Con

This photo provided by Oculus Rift/Fox shows a scene from “X-Men: Days of Future Past” virtual reality experience. Comic-Con attendees will have an opportunity to enter the mind of Professor X. Fox has created an "X-Men" virtual reality experience especially for the pop-culture extravaganza, which kicks off Thursday, July 24, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Oculus Rift/Fox)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comic-Con attendees will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enter the mind of Professor X.

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Love blossoms, wanes in Sarah Polley’s ‘Waltz’

In this Sept. 11, 2011 photo, director-screenwriter-actress Sarah Polley poses for a portrait during the 36th Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada.  (AP Photo/Carlo Allegri)

TORONTO (AP) — Sarah Polley’s getting an earful from reporters asking her just how autobiographical the marital breakup is in her latest film, “Take This Waltz.” The writer-director’s answer: It’s not autobiographical at all.

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