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Americans care more about Depp v. Heard trial than war, abortion, inflation

Americans are grappling with soaring inflation, the ongoing pandemic and the likely overturn of Roe v. Wade — but they are interested in one issue above all else.

Cannes Confronts Political Turmoil, From Putin’s War to Donald Trump’s Shadow

The Cannes Film Festival is best-known for its lavish parties and stunning red carpets, but the celebration of cinema has also often been colored by political concerns. This…

Amcomri Entertainment, Studio Atlantic Strike Multi-Picture Deal (EXCLUSIVE)

Film financier Amcomri Entertainment and Ireland’s Studio Atlantic have struck a multi-picture production deal. The pact comes ahead of the release of Studio Atlantic’s latest production, “The Gates,”…

Disney Unveils Largest Slate of Australian Original Productions

The Walt Disney Company in Australia and New Zealand Tuesday unveiled a slate of nine new Australian original films and series. These represent the company’s biggest wave of…

‘The Boys’ Are Back In Action-Packed, Bloody Season 3 Trailer (TV News Roundup)

After a two year wait, “The Boys” is amping up for a bloody return. Amazon Prime Video has released the first full trailer for the popular satirical superhero…

‘My next-door neighbor was the Unabomber, Ted Kaczynski’

“You’re not supposed to grow up next to a murderer, but I did,” writes Jamie Gehring in “Madman in the Woods: Life Next Door to the Unabomber.”

Why Kendrick Lamar is the greatest rapper of his generation

From his 2012 breakthrough, “good kid, m.A.A.d city” to his new double album “Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers,” Lamar has become the truth-telling voice of hip-hop.

Cannes Market Buzz Titles: Actioners, Sci-Fi Thrillers and Historical Dramas Up for Sale On the Croisette

The Cannes Film Festival is back at full strength for the first time since 2019, and just in time to mark the iconic event’s 75th anniversary. While the…

Channel 4, YouTube Strike 1000 Hour Content Deal

U.K. broadcaster Channel 4 has extended its strategic partnership with YouTube to make 1000 hours of full Channel 4 and E4 episodes from new and popular series available…

Time to Speak Out Against Likely Abortion Ban

At our May 5 Power of Women dinner in New York, it’s no surprise that the biggest and most urgent topic of discussion among our honorees and guests…

Director Susanne Regina Meures Explores The Underside of Social Media Stardom With ‘Girl Gang’

“Girl Gang,” which screened in competition at CPH:DOX and has its North American premiere this week at Hot Docs, offers a behind-the-scenes look at an industry hardly known…

U.K. Relaxes COVID Production Protocols: Supervisors, Social Distancing Are Out, Buffets Are Back (EXCLUSIVE)

The British Film Commission (BFC) has issued new guidance on COVID production protocols and no doubt the U.K. screen industry will breathe a sigh of relief. The overhauled…