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RIP composer Vangelis

Vangelis with some kids in 1979Photo: Fred Mott (Getty Images) One of the film’s most iconic composers has died, with Variety reporting that Vangelis — aka Evángelos Odysséas Papathanassíou — died on Tuesday in France while undergoing treatment for COVID-19. Vangelis, a multi-instrumentalist who was best known for his synthesizer work, was nominated for three …

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Knives Out 2 might be released with a 45-day theatrical window

Considering that Knives Out immediately became a crowd-pleasing theatergoing experience, it initially came as a surprise that its sequels were picked up by Netflix. However, a new report by Bloomberg suggests that director Rian Johnson’s first followup to the 2019 whodunnit could receive a 45-day theatrical window. Netflix projects being released in cinemas is nothing …

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The final Stranger Things season 4 episodes are movie-length

LR: Matt Duffer, Millie Bobby Brown, Ross DufferPhoto: Theo Wargo (Getty Images) We’ve been waiting a long time for the fourth season of Stranger Thingsand the Duffer Brothers are rewarding our patience with many, many hours of content. Specifically, Matt Duffer told The Wrap, “Seven and nine in particular are movies. And nine is a …

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The Office’s Paul Lieberstein making new workplace comedy

Paul Lieberstein (Roy Rochlin / Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival), Ken Jeong (MICHAEL TRAN / AFP via Getty Images), Jason Alexander (David Livingston / Getty Images), Leslie Jones (LISA O’CONNOR / AFP via Getty Images), Oscar Nunez (Frazer Harrison / Getty Images), Milana Vayntrub (Eugene Gologursky / Getty Images for ReedPOP)Image: The AV Club …

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Soldier Boy stars in the new trailer for season three of The Boys

The first teaser for season three of Amazon Prime Video’s deconstructionist superhero series The Boys was based around the shocking reveal of Karl Urban’s Billy Butcher suddenly having Homelander-style eye lasers — plus some quick cuts of extreme violence and weird The Boys shenanigans — but this new trailer is finally digging into some explanations …

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Daria spin-off Jodie is now an animated feature film

Pamela Aldon, Tracee Ellis Ross, and William Jackson Harper Photo: Dominik Bindl (Getty Images), Jon Kopaloff (Getty Images), Emma McIntyre (Getty Images) What originally started as a Daria spin-off series featuring Daria and her friend Jodie, then became a series all about Jodie. Now, the spin-off is being developed as a feature animated film titled …

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