Netflix has landed the next animated feature in the uber-popular Pokémon franchise. The streamer and the Pokémon Company International made the announcement today that Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back—Evolution will debut February 27 on Netflix around the world outside of Japan and Korea. … [Read more...] about Netflix To Release Animated Movie ‘Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back — Evolution’; Watch The Trailer
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In 2017, ace filmmaker SS Rajamouli became the talk of the town for all the right reasons when Baahubali 2 opened to a thunderous response at the box office and redefined the tenets of Indian cinema. The film, featuring Prabhas and Anushka Shetty as the lead pair, received rave reviews from all corners and emerged a blockbuster. With the Baahubali saga in the past, SS Rajamouli is currently working on RRR, which features Ram Charan and Jr NTR as the parallel leads. The film was originally supposed to feature Daisy Edgar Jones as the female lead opposite the 'Young Tiger. However, the Brit beauty opted out of the magnum opus and gave the the team a shock. … [Read more...] about RRR Updates: SS Rajamouli Receives A Big Shock From This Young Actress?
He went on the strike on May 14, demanding the release of all Ukrainian political prisoners in Russia. Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov, who is serving a 20-year sentence in Russia on a terrorism conviction, has stopped his hunger strike after 145 days. … [Read more...] about Imprisoned Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov Ends Hunger Strike After 145 Days
Prominent organizations and film industry figures backing calls for Sentsov's release include the European Film Academy; British directors Mike Leigh, Stephen Daldry and Ken Loach; German filmmakers Volker Schlondorff and Wim Wenders; British actor Patrick Stewart; Hollywood star Johnny Depp; and Russian activists/Pussy Riot founders Masha Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova. … [Read more...] about Support Growing for Jailed Ukrainian Director on Hunger Strike in Russia
“The Hallmark Channel’s decision to remove LGBTQ families in such a blatant way is discriminatory and especially hypocritical coming from a network that claims to present family programming and also recently stated they are ‘open’ to LGBTQ holiday movies,” Ellis said. “As so many other TV and cable networks showcase, LGBTQ families are part of family programming. Advertisers on The Hallmark Channel should see this news and question whether they want to be associated with a network that chooses to bow to fringe anti-LGBTQ activist groups, which solely exist to harm LGBTQ families.” … [Read more...] about Hallmark Channel At Center Of Storm Over Ad Featuring Lesbian Brides Kissing – Update