July 26, 2016 — The Traverse City Film Festival, established in 2005 in Traverse City, Michigan, has been an annual event, created, according to co-founder Michael Moore, to help “save one of America’s few indigenous art forms—the cinema.”This year the feature films for the five day event will have been directed by or co-directed by women.32 films will be in competition; Maris Curran’s Five Nights in Maine, starring David Oyelowo and Dianne Wiest, is one of the featured films.Michael Moore explained, “Every film in […]
July 25, 2016 — Maurice, a handsome 18-year old French boy with a troubled past that is filled with secrets, comes to Brooklyn to start over.He knows no one and has nowhere to stay; but a chance encounter with two lovely women, Kim and Betty, provides him with a home and a job at “Bizarre,” the unusual club the two women run. There he finds a world where he belongs — as the unofficial mascot of the club, he has a new family and […]
July 25, 2016 — The American Masters series has received an Emmy® nomination. Mike Nichols: American Master, was chosen as the representative film for the series.The 68th annual Emmy® Awards will take place on September 18.The Elaine May-helmed documentary Mike Nichols: An American Master, is a loving tribute to one of the greatest directors of both film and theater.Elaine May, the one-time partner, long-time friend and frequent collaborator of Mike Nichols, said of him, “So he’s witty, he’s brilliant, he’s articulate, he’s on time, he’s […]
July 22, 2016 — Although she is only 17, Holly Hamilton (Marie Avgeropoulos, Walking the Halls, The 100) is a talented computer hacker. Several times her hacking has taken her into illegal territory and Holly has acquired a bit of a reputation. So when things go wrong, the police are only too ready to believe that she could be guilty.And things go very wrong. She and her best friend Blake go to a rave where a creepy older man tries to […]
July 22, 2016 — The legendary Michael Landon (Bonanza, Little House on the Prairie) starred as Jonathan Smith, a “probationary angel” looking to earn his wings by helping people on Earth in the beloved series Highway to Heaven.The series, which ran from 1984 to 1989 (for a total of 111 episodes) paired Landon with Victor French, his co-star on Little House on the Prairie. French played Mark Gordon, Smith’s human companion, with whom Smith goes on assignments. The two have a fond and supportive […]
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