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VOLCANO THREATENS CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

May 10, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull volcano was threatening to turn Cannes into “can’t” on Sunday as new eruptions sent clouds of ash into the atmosphere causing some airlines to curtail or call off hundreds of flights in the vicinity. About 20 flights into Nice, the nearest airport, were canceled on Sunday and some flights were simply delayed. But […]

VOLCANO GROUNDS MOVIE BIZ

April 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Uncertainty over the continued intensity of the Iceland volcano has caused studio executives to prepare contingency plans for the eventuality that air travel to Europe is severely disrupted or remains halted for a lengthy period. Already Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment have announced that they will move next Monday’s premiere of Iron Man 2 from […]