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MORE OSCARS TO FIND NEW HOMES ON TUESDAY

February 23, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Two days after this year’s Oscars are handed out, 14 additional Oscars will be awarded to the winning bidders of a Hollywood memorabilia auction — believed to be twice the total number of Oscar trophies that have been sold to date. The sale, being featured online by the Los Angeles auction house Nate D. Sanders, […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: J. EDGAR

November 9, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

In an apparent effort to stir up word-of-mouth for a difficult film to market, Warner Bros. is releasing the controversial J. Edgar, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, today (Wednesday), in advance of the Veterans Day weekend. The film was directed by Clint Eastwood, who himself has called it one of his “anti-tentpole” movies, referring to the big-budget […]

WARNERS IN PAINSTAKING RESTORATION OF CITIZEN KANE

June 14, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

It may be a black-and-white film that already has long rested on the shelves of most video collectors — hardly, it would seem, something that would be greatly enhanced on a Blu-ray disc. But Warner Bros. is reportedly engaging in an expensive restoration Orson Welles’s classic Citizen Kane for release on Blu-ray on September 13th, […]