CNN anchor and author of “The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor"
Rod Lurie’s film “The Outpost” is a success story that almost never was. It’s based on Jake Tapper’s book “ The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor .”
Jul. 18, 2020
from The Business
We can watch everything in our pajamas. We can do our jobs with unprecedented efficiency. We hate it. We miss movie theaters. We miss big screens. We miss uncomfortable seats.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Writer-director Eugene Ashe’s new take on an old-fashioned love story.
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from Scheer Intelligence
Jen Craig discusses writing “Panthers and the Museum of Fire,” a short and expansive book that feels immense, rich and complex.
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Nielsen released year-end streaming data for 2020, and more minutes were spent watching “The Office” on Netflix than any other show.
from Hollywood Breakdown
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