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'Catching Fire' quenches thirst for more Capitol
When it comes to the "Hunger Games" universe, I can't get enough Capitol. Luckily, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" is out on Blu-ray, and it not only offers more Capitol parties and fashions than the first installment of the franchise, but it also includes a bonus featurette that focuses solely on the costume and makeup.
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St. Patrick's Day 2014: 5 must-see Irish movies, from 'The...
"The Wind that Shakes the Barley," "The Quiet Man," "If I Should Fall from Grace" ... share your favorite Irish films in the comments.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Six Degrees of Brinks to Kevin Bacon
Last week I noted on a social media outlet that Steve McQueen, the director of Oscar-winning 12 Years A Slave, had also directed the bleak yet powerful film Hunger, about the 1981 hunger strike by imprisoned Last week I noted on a social media outlet that Steve McQueen, the director of Oscar-winning 12 Years A Slave , had also directed the bleak ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Huffington Post
DVDs: "12 Years A Slave," "Gravity," "Nebraska," "Hunger Games" & More Arrive On BluRay, DVD
I cannot join the praise for 12 Years A Slave, though at the very least I'm glad the film's release prompted me to read the classic slave narrative by Solomon Northrup.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
new on DVD
In 1977, the miniseries "Roots" awakened the national conscience about the inhumanity of slavery during one of the most appalling periods in American history.
The Just-Announced MTV Movie Award Nominations Will Make You Really Happy
The MTV Movie Awards aren't until April, but you can officially start getting excited about them because the nominations have arrived, and they are cool .
New DVD releases March 7 and 11: 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'
THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE After beating a rigged system - and fueling a fledgling rebellion in the process - the winners of a kill-or-be-killed contest are brought back to battle past victors in an even more deadly Hunger Games.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Dutch museum buys McQueen artworks
The two pieces - a lightbox containing a photo of a boy on a beach and an 11-minute film of a dead horse lying in a meadow - will go on display at the Stedelijk Museum from 13 December.
12 Years a Slave reminds us that the risk-taking British film industry is punching above its weight
On Sunday night, I sat in the back row of the stalls of the Kodak theatre, next to Steve McQueen's mother, Mary, and his sister Deborah.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Morning Call
Oscars: From J-Law to French animators, decoding five strange moments
The Oscars on Sunday night were a popular affair with some moving moments -- including speeches from Jared Leto and Lupita Nyong'o -- and some warm humor courtesy of host Ellen DeGeneres .
Rep Cinema This Week: Mamma Roma, Solo, and 12 Years a Slave
At rep cinemas this week: Pier Paolo Pasolini's modern Roman tragedy, local talent Isaac Cravit's debut thriller, and Steve McQueen's newly minted Oscar winner for Best Picture.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Before 12 Years a Slave: How Steve McQueen's visual-artist past...
Director Steve McQueen poses in the press room with the award for best picture for "12 Years a Slave" during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles.
RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: 12 Years a Slave, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, and More
This week on home video, we've got the newly christened Best Picture Oscar winner, as well as a Wong Kar-wai biopic that was itself nominated for two Academy Awards.
Who Heckled JLaw And Other Burning Oscars Questions Answered
Things happen at the Oscars. Not like they happen at the Golden Globes, because, well, you can't drink during the Academy Awards.
Michael Fassbender thanks McQueen for launching career
Fassbender has appeared in each of McQueen's three feature films, and its a collaboration that has served them both extraordinarily well.
The Washington Post
a 12 Years a Slavea wins Best...
The adaptation of Solomon Northup's story landed the big prize at the 86th Academy Awards.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Hot property with film star's name
Steve McQueen used to be the artist with the famous film-star's name but the success of 12 Years A Slave means he is now one of Hollywood's hottest properties in his own right.
Myrtle Beach Online
Show Bits: Oscar direct delivery
Follow them on Twitter where available with the handles listed after each item. "If you win tonight, I think we should bring you the Oscar."
The Modesto Bee
Show Bits: Stars do their 'Happy' dance
Follow them on Twitter where available with the handles listed after each item. By the halfway point of Pharrell Williams' colorful performance of his Oscar-nominated song "Happy" from "Despicable Me 2," all the celebs were on their feet dancing and clapping.
The Daily Vidette
Alfonso Cuar n's overlooked film - Y Tu Mam Tambi n' full of emotion
As is often the case, many of this year's Best Director Oscar nominees had an expansive history in the indie scene before making it big.