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Rome MIA Market Recruits ‘Avengers’ Director Joe Russo as Keynote For Upcoming Edition, Packed With New Film, TV and Docs

Rome’s growing MIA market, dedicated to international TV series, feature films and documentaries, has secured a rich roster of fresh international product in various stages and announced a clutch of prominent U.S. and European execs set to make the trek for the mostly in-person Oct. 13-17 event. While companies such as ITV Studios,... go to Article >

‘De Gaulle’ Review: Tedious and Cliché-Ridden Historical Drama Is Unworthy of Its Iconic Subject

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France’s heroic leader Charles de Gaulle might have lent his name to airports and famed metropolitan intersections as one of the previous century’s most pivotal political figures. But save for a TV film here and a documentary there, he... read more

‘The Bachelorette’ Premiere Recap: Michelle’s Cocktail Party Elimination, Hometown Reunion

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SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the October 19 premiere episode of “The Bachelorette.” “The Bachelorette” began its 18th season with leading lady Michelle Young at its helm. The fifth-grade teacher from Minneapolis, Minn.... read more

‘I Screwed Up’: Netflix’s Ted Sarandos Addresses Dave Chappelle Fallout

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Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos is speaking out over continued criticism of the Dave Chappelle comedy special “The Closer.” On the eve of a planned employee walkout at the streaming giant — organized by trans and LGBTQ+ staffers, content creators and... read more

‘Son of Monarchs’ Review: A Dreamy, Heady Blend of Science and Allegory

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“Son of Monarchs” has a lot on its mind. When Mendel (Tenoch Huerta), a biology grad student living in New York City, returns to his home town in Mexico to pay his respects to his late grandmother, old wounds he’d kept at bay resurface. Yet... read more

Eagles’ ‘Hotel California’ Revival Still Sounds Like a Reason to Request Late Checkout: Concert Review

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Well, that didn’t work, did it? That is, the Eagles’ attempt to head off further migration to an overpopulated Golden State by portraying it as a sad and sinister place in “Hotel California.” Of course, it was the romanticizing, not the... read more

The Best MasterClass Courses to Gift the Film Buffs in Your Life

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Masterclass makes it easy for aspiring actors, screenwriters and directors to perfect their craft read more

Kobalt Bosses Willard Ahdritz and Laurent Hubert Talk Today’s Billion-Dollar Catalog Deal, and What’s Next

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It hardly came as a surprise, but Kobalt’s second giant catalog sale in less than a year made headlines on Tuesday morning when the company announced that KKR, together with its co-investor, Dundee Partners, purchased the KMR Music Royalties II... read more

Quentin Tarantino Says ‘Kill Bill 3’ May Be His Next Film, Wants to Make a Comedy Western

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Quentin Tarantino says he has “no idea” what his next film will be. Could it be “Kill Bill 3”? “Why not?” the director said when pressed on this burning issue on Tuesday at the Rome Film Festival, where he received a lifetime achievement award... read more

Ajay Sahgal’s Comedy Pilot ‘The Son in Law’ Picked Up by ABC

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ABC has picked up writer and executive producer Ajay Sahgal’s single-cam comedy “The Son in Law” to pilot. News about the show’s development was first announced in January. The series, which hails from 20th Television, is about a... read more

Netflix Leaders Hail the Global Content Operation That Yielded ‘Squid Game’

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Netflix’s content team in South Korea was pretty sure they had a local hit on their hands in “Squid Game.” But no one at the streaming giant saw a global phenomenon coming when the thriller bowed on Sept. 17, soon to become Netflix’s most-watched... read more

Liberty Media Sells Entire iHeartMedia Stake, Ending Bid to Build Media Conglomerate

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Liberty Media is exiting the radio business, selling its entire stake in iHeartMedia. According to an iHeartMedia Securities and Exchange Commission filing, Liberty Media offloaded its 5.94 million shares of Class A common stock in an open market... read more