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‘Boyhood’ snags four Detroit Film Critics Society awards, including best picture of 2014

Richard Linklater won best director for his 12-years-in-the-making drama. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Detroit film, theater event rescheduled for January

Detroit film, theater event rescheduled for January DETROIT, MI – The Film // Play mash-up film and theater event that was to be hosted at the Elizabeth Theater above the Park Bar in Detroit has been rescheduled for Jan. 23, 2015. A spokesperson for the event said Wednesday that Film // Play has been … Full […]

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Chris Rock to surprise Detroit fans this week before release of ‘Top Five’ film

DETROIT, MI — Comedian Chris Rock apparently is a big fan of Detroit. Big enough at least to pick the Motor City as one of his top 10 places to visit in a two-day span this week before Friday’s release of his new film “Top Five.” Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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‘Beverly Hills Cop’ with Eddie Murphy to likely begin Detroit filming this spring, film office says

DETROIT, MI — There has been some delays, but a “Beverly Hills Cop” relaunch movie starring Eddie Murphy is expected to begin filming in Detroit this spring. That was the word Monday from the Michigan Film Office’s Michelle Grinnell in an e-mail to MLive.com. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Michigan Film Office gives incentives to Oxygen's 'Preachers of Detroit' TV

Michigan Film Office gives incentives to Oxygen's 'Preachers of Detroit' TV … The other four projects are expected to be filmed and produced in Metro Detroit. "These five projects showcase our efforts to support independent films and series in the state, as well as projects within the digital media industry,” said Margaret O … Full […]

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Michigan Film Office gives incentives to Oxygen’s ‘Preachers of Detroit’ TV show, other projects

DETROIT, MI — As the Michigan Legislature continues to debate the value of incentives for films and digital media like video games, the Michigan Film Office announced Monday more benefits allocated for upcoming projects. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Does Michigan’s film incentive program compete with industry leader Louisiana’s? View breakdown

DETROIT, MI — Michigan’s incentives for film production in the state could change next year if Gov. Rick Snyder decides to approve or alter a bill passed through the Senate and House and sign it into law this month. Any changes in film incentives could determine whether or not Michigan will get big name films […]

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House votes to extend Michigan film credits through 2021; bill could affect work in Detroit

DETROIT, MI — The Michigan House could take action any day now on a bill that would — if approved — extend incentives for filmmakers beyond 2017 and keep the program competitive with other states. This bill supports the current Film and Digital Media Production Assistance program that was already passed by the Senate last […]

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‘Big Hero 6′ review: Cuddly robot character overshadows action in winning Disney animated film

Inflatable buddy Baymax is the creative offspring of WALL-E and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Detroit’s Cody Rouge neighborhood resurrection sparked by 10K volunteers is focus of new film

DETROIT, MI — A documentary film that chronicles the resurrection of Detroit’s Cody Rouge neighborhood and Cody High School, with the help of over 10,000 volunteers, will screen Sunday at the city’s historic Redford Theatre. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Henry Rollins reflects on Detroit, state of U.S., government’s role, plans for a film & more

DETROIT, MI — Read the first line of Wikipedia’s description of Henry Rollins and it sounds pretty exhausting. This 53-year-old Washington, D.C. native, a former member of the punk rock group Black Flag, wears so many hats its hard to keep track. As the entry states, Rollins indeed is a musician, writer, journalist, publisher, actor, […]

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Rap legend Nas brings Time Is Illmatic Tour, documentary film to Metro Detroit this week

DETROIT, MI — Straight out the “dungeons of rap,” New York legend Nas has plans for a 15-city Time Is Illmatic Tour that will make a stop Thursday at The Fillmore Detroit. The tour coincides with the release of a Nas documentary that will begin screening in Metro Detroit on Friday. Full News here – […]

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Jennifer Aniston up for an Oscar? Toronto film festival shows the possibilities

Some final notes and thoughts from this year’s Toronto International Film Festival: Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Felicity Jones are likely Oscar nominees, as are several men. Full News here – Detroit News columnists RSS from The Detroit News

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Detroit’s Tom Sizemore on film project: ‘I just want to do something for the city to thank it’

DETROIT, MI — Actor Tom Sizemore, a Detroit native, is determined to film a movie called “An Honest Thief” with his brother in their hometown and pay respect to its residents. Sizemore, in an interview with MLive.com, said the brothers’ current online fundraising campaign for the film will help give an already $ 1 million […]

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Fall film schedule offers a range from serious to silly

When it comes to the year’s film schedule, 2014 appears to be saving much of the best for last. But Hollywood never forgets to just have fun. Which makes for a nice balance over the next few months. Full News here – Detroit News columnists RSS from The Detroit News

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