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Toronto: Benedict Cumberbatch Urges U.S. to Shut Down Guantanamo Bay

Benedict Cumberbatch has repeated his call for the U.S. to shut down the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba while attending the Toronto Film Festival on Sunday. “If we’re fighting fire with fire, if we’re trying to find justice for the gross injustice of a mass act of terrorism, we have to show the […]

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Dwayne Johnson, Beau Flynn Team for Action Thriller ‘Emergency Contact’ (Exclusive)

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Dwayne Johnson and Beau Flynn have teamed up for Emergency Contact, an original action project that has landed at Warner Bros. The studio preemptively picked up the pitch from writing team Rory Haines and Sohrab Noshirvani, with Abdul-Mateen attached to star and executive produce. Flynn will produce via his FlynnPictureCo. with frequent […]

Oscars Snubs: ‘Da 5 Bloods,’ Stacey Abrams Doc Among High-Profile Hopefuls Not Nominated in Major Categories

Well-regarded films that failed to score a single nomination include 'Never Rarely Sometimes Always,' 'Malcolm & Marie,' 'Palm Springs' and 'First Cow.'

Berlin Market Wrap: Netflix Spending Spree, Indie Resurgence

Independent distributors worldwide, buoyed by vaccine rollouts and the promise of theaters reopening, looked ready to go all-in on major projects at Berlin.