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Canada's Mountain Film Festival
The Whistler Film Festival kicked off this week as filmmakers, industry professionals, and cinefiles made their way to British Columbia's Fitzsimmons Range and Whistler-Blackcomb Resort .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Coming to a Theater Near You: More Silent Films?
The years have not been kind to the early Hollywood films of the silent era, but if a congressionally mandated report has any sway, the public might get to see more of these cultural treasures.
'Batman vs. Superman' movie gets its Wonder Woman, plus more Hollywood headlines
Actress Gal Gadot attends the premiere of 'Riddick' in August 2013. Gadot has won the role of Wonder Woman in the director Zack Snyder's upcoming 'Batman vs. Superman' movie, it has been announced.
Most silent films are lost forever says Library of Congress study released today
Of the few that are not gone with the wind -- about 1,575 titles still exist -- 11 percent are in lower-quality formats or are foreign versions, and some five percent are incomplete.
Study shows that 70 percent of American silent films no longer exist
While film fans know all about the important silent feature films produced by Hollywood from 1912 to 1929, directed by people like Cecil B. DeMille, D.W. Griffith, King Vidor, Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton, the fact is that these movies only scratch the surface of what the industry produced during that time.
The movies and biblical epics of Cecil B. DeMille
The 4th of December marks the 90th anniversary of the premiere of Cecil B. DeMille 's The Ten Commandments .
Survey Finds 70% Of American Silent Movies Have Been Lost To Time Or Neglect
In what now looks like a prescient move, silent screen legend Mary Pickford paid for the preservation of her films, ensuring that most of them endured.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Diane Keaton To Accept Woody Allen's Cecil B. DeMille Award At Golden Globes
Now we can reveal that his longtime friend and muse Diane Keaton will accept the award on his behalf.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Maria Bello Comes Out, Reveals Gay Romance In New York Times Essay
Maria Bello has come out as gay. Here, she attends the 2013 Pink Party at Hangar 8 on October 19, 2013 in Santa Monica, California.
Reading of Ghostlight Musical, Featuring Carolee Carmello, Presented Dec. 2
Three-time Tony nominee and recent Scandalous star Carolee Carmello takes part in an industry reading of the musical Ghostlight Dec. 2 at the New 42nd Street Studios.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Hell on Frisco Bay
WHO: Alice Guy BlachA© directed this. WHAT: BlachA© scholar Alison McMahan wrote in 2002 about the director's 100-year-old "temporary transvestite film" , made during her American period: Officer Henderson denaturalizes sexual difference and therefore threatens to disrupt an apparently natural order.
Steamboat Willie: Reflections on the 85th...
Greetings, my friends. We are all interested in watching movies, for that is how you and I are going to spend most of the rest of our lives.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Desert Sun
Palm Springs History: Desert a perfect film backdrop
For many decades Palm Springs has been a haven for filmmakers. In the early days of Hollywood, long before the days of jaw-dropping budgets and green screen creations, our once barren desert landscape was used by filmmakers to transport audiences to far off places such as Africa and Arabia.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Back in the Day: Soboba Theater was unique cinema
Oscar Hofmann, one of the two men behind the building of the Soboba Theater in San Jacinto, circa 1930.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
DeMille Award Recipient Woody Allen Not Expected To Attend Golden Globes
It looks like Woody Allen will be staying true to his principles of shunning awards shows .
Sun Nov 24, 2013
PRLog US Entertainment
'Ghostlight' The Musical Makes Its TV Debut on the GingerNewYork TV Show, New York City
Nov. 24, 2013 - NEW YORK -- Ghostlight : According to backstage lore, the ghost of a Ziegfeld Follies star haunts the New Amsterdam Theatre.
Hottest Articles on BWWMoviesWorld.com from 11/17/2013 - 11/24/2013
Below are BWWMoviesWorld.com's most popular articles from 11/17/2013 - 11/24/2013.
A.C. Lyles - Exclusive Interview by The Hollywood Sentinel
No form of art has had more impact on the world than the motion picture. Through film and television, countries have been swayed, elections have been won, wars have been waged, and morals have been shaped and changed, molded or destroyed.
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Russian roots run deep in Hollywood
It's not just well known actors with Russian heritage. Some of Hollywood's most influential founders came from Russia.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
An epic life of Barbara Stanwyck - and it's just Vol. 1
By Bill Desowitz Celebrity biographies are rarely as long and dense as Victoria Wilson's nearly 900-page tome about screen star Barbara Stanwyck .