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'Die Hard,' 'Titanic,' 'Superman' Enter the National Film Registry
56 minutes ago
Yippee ki-yay and Merry Christmas! Die Hard is among the 25 motion pictures selected this year by the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress to be preserved for future generations, it was announced Wednesday.
The latest round of films deemed "culturally, historically or aesthetically" significant also includes the James Cameron blockbuster Titanic (1997); Superman (1978) and The Goonies (1985), both directed by Richard Donner; the Phil Alden Robinson baseball fable Field of Dreams (1989), starring Kevin Costner; and Spencer Tracy's final film, Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967).
Two films starring Kirk Douglas, who just had his 101st »
- Mike Barnes
George Lucas Thinks 'The Last Jedi' Was "Beautifully Made"
5 hours ago
George Lucas has seen The Last Jedi, and he was highly impressed.
"And in speaking with director Rian Johnson after viewing was complimentary," she added.
Lucas also wrote and directed the prequels.
In 2012, Disney acquired Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion.
Lucas said in interviews after the sale that he had ideas for future installments, »
- Ryan Parker
Australian Academy Announces Nominees for Aacta International Awards
7 hours ago
The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (Aacta) on Tuesday announced the nominees for the 7th Aacta International Awards.
Call Me By Your Name, Lady Bird and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, with five nominations each, lead the total of fifteen films to receive nominations across seven categories. Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, Greta Gerwig and Alison Janney are among the nominees.
Mirroring the American Film Institute Movie of the Year acknowledgements were the five nominees for Best Feature: Call Me By Your Name, Dunkirk, Lady Bird, The Shape Of Water and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
- Pip Bulbeck
Shelter PR Expanding Into Film, TV Representation
8 hours ago
Wyld held senior positions at Focus Features, Warner Bros. and most recently Paramount, where for nearly 10 years she oversaw regional publicity and promotions activities as well as all experiential marketing, Hispanic, African-American and Asian American publicity in addition to sports, religious and family outreach for the company's films.
- Borys Kit