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Arts Feb 10Oscars will be broadcast from multiple locations
Specific plans have yet to be unveiled for the show, but the academy said it is “determined to present an Oscars like none other, while prioritizing the public health and safety of all those who will participate,” a spokesperson said.
Arts Dec 312020 was a year like no other at the box office
“People have a desire to go outside the home and be entertained. That desire hasn’t changed but the ability to do that was profoundly limited.”…
Arts Dec 02Sundance Film Festival goes largely virtual for 2021
Organizers on Wednesday said that this year they will premiere over 70 films on a custom online platform during the seven day event.
Arts Nov 13Film Academy Museum completes pre-fundraising goal
Located in Los Angeles at the corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue, the Academy Museum is set to open on April 30, five days after the 93rd Academy Awards. An inaugural exhibit will celebrate legendary Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki.
Arts Oct 07‘Jurassic World’ shoot suspended after COVID-19 positive cases
Filming on the new "Jurassic World" movie at Pinewood Studios in the U.K. has been suspended for two weeks because of COVID-19 cases on set.
Arts Sep 09Oscars set inclusion standards for best picture category
In an historic move, the Oscars are raising the inclusion bar for best picture nominees starting with the 96th Academy Awards in 2024.
Arts Aug 04‘Mulan’ will now premiere on Disney Plus for $30
"Mulan" is no longer headed for a major theatrical release. The Walt Disney Co. said Tuesday that it will debut its live-action blockbuster on its subscription streaming service, Disney+, on Sept. 4.
Health Jun 19AMC Theaters to require face masks after backlash
The nation’s largest movie theater chain changed its position on mask-wearing less than a day after the company became a target on social media for saying it would defer to local governments on the issue.
Arts Jun 15Academy delays 2021 Oscars ceremony because of coronavirus
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Monday that the 93rd Academy Awards will now be held on April 25, 2021, eight weeks later than originally planned because of the pandemic's effects on the movie industry.
Arts Apr 17Comic-Con canceled over coronavirus
This year’s San Diego Comic-Con has been canceled due to coronavirus-related restrictions around large gatherings. Organizers say they are planning for the festival to return in July 2021.