Animated Sundance Sleeper ‘The Amazing Maurice’ A Viva Pictures Milestone; ‘Freedom’s Path’ Marks Black History Month – Specialty Preview

Animated fairy tale The Amazing Maurice voiced by Emilia Clarke, Hugh Laurie, David Thewlish, Gemma Arterton and Himesh Patel, jumps from Sundance to 1,700 screens via Viva Pictures, the distributor’s widest release to date and a big one for any independently produced animated film. And Civil War drama Freedom’s Path starring Gerran Howell, RJ Cyler, and Ewen Bremner, debuts at 128 AMC […]

Read more

‘Love in the Time of Fentanyl’ Review: Sean Baker Produces a Visceral Look at Vancouver’s Radical Addiction Care

The toll of the opioid crisis is all too easily obscured by its overwhelming numbers: Overdose deaths reached record highs in 2022, killing roughly 115,000 people in the U.S. and Canada. The unprecedented spike is largely due to the prevalence of fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid that can be 50 times stronger than heroin and 100 times stronger than morphine. […]

Read more

Iranian Director Jafar Panahi Released from Prison Following Hunger Strike

“No Bears” director Jafar Panahi has successfully been released from prison after being detained since July 2022. Panahi, who recently announced a hunger strike in protest of his incarceration, was detained after inquiring about the arrests of filmmakers Mohammad Rasoulof and Mostafa Al-Ahmad following this social media protest against how the Iranian government responded to a building collapse that killed 40 […]

Read more

Death in Paradise season 12 episode 5 will welcome new faces

Death in Paradise: Neville reveals Sophie is returning to Saint Marie We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Death in Paradise returns tonight, Friday, February 3, for […]

Read more

Emma makes dark threat to young child over Lola abuse in EastEnders

Emma Harding (Patsy Kensit) made her presence felt in EastEnders in a number of ways as part of a plan to discreetly protect and look after both Lola and Lexi Pearce (Danielle Harold and Isabella Brown). The newcomer, who is Lola’s biological mum, made her debut last month after Billy Mitchell (Perry Fenwick) tracked her down at her place of […]

Read more
1 2 3 816