Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Opens Light With $31.5-M

Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Opens Light With $31.5-M

Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Opens Light With $31.5-M $SNE, $TWX, $FOX, $LGF, $HAS, $FDX Strong reviews plus an A-CinemaScore, had director Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049 sequel placing #1 on a soft movie-going weekend The follow-up to Ridley Scott’s Y 1982 cult classic grossed $31.5-M from 4,058 theaters, a soft start for a movie that cost […]

White House Not Interfering with Russia Election Probe

White House Not Interfering with Russia Election Probe

White House Not Interfering with Russia Election Probe Thursday, FBI Director Chris Wray said he has not detected “any whiff of interference” by White House officials, or anyone else n the federal investigation into Russia’s meddling in the Y 2016 President election. In his 1st public comments since becoming chief at the bureau, Director Wray […]

Comey’s Leaking Under the Microscope at Justice

Comey’s Leaking Under the Microscope at Justice

Comey’s Leaking Under the Microscope at Justice Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein criticized former FBI Director James Comey for releasing his Memos detailing his conversations with President Donald Trump. “We take confidentiality seriously, so when we have memoranda about our ongoing matters, we have an obligation to keep that confidential,” Mr. Rosenstein said in a […]

American’s With Foreign Accounts, Listen Up

American’s With Foreign Accounts, Listen Up

American’s With Foreign Accounts, Listen Up If the total balance of your foreign financial accounts exceeds $10,000 at any time during a calendar year, then you must file an “FBAR” (FinCEN Form 114, Annual Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts) with the US government for that year. An FBAR for a given year is […]

President Trump Nominates Christopher Wray as FBI Director

President Trump Nominates Christopher Wray as FBI Director

President Trump Nominates Christopher Wray as FBI Director President Donald Trump has nominated Christopher Wray as the new FBI director. “I will be nominating Christopher A. Wray, a man of impeccable credentials, to be the new Director of the FBI,” the President announced on Twitter on Wednesday morning. “Details to follow.” Mr. Wray served as […]

US Senate Confirmed Mike Pompeo as Director of the CIA

US Senate Confirmed Mike Pompeo as Director of the CIA

US Senate Confirmed Mike Pompeo as Director of the CIA The US Senate confirmed Representative Mike Pompeo to be President Donald Trump’s Director of  the Central Intelligence Agency Monday, despite some lawmakers’ concerns that he might expand surveillance or allow the use of so-called Enhanced Interrogation Techniques widely considered torture. As voting continued, there were […]

Venice Film Festival Review: Nick Ebeling’s ‘Along for the Ride’

Venice Film Festival Review: Nick Ebeling’s ‘Along for the Ride’

Venice Film Festival Review: Nick Ebeling’s ‘Along for the Ride’ Along for the Ride is an idiosyncratic documentary about an authentic “Wild Man of Hollywood”, who probably would have approved. Filmmaker Nick Ebeling retraces the troubled birth of ‘The Last Movie’ and the professional exile and eventual re-emergence that followed for actor-director Dennis Hopper. Whether […]

Box Office: Clint Eastwood’s ‘Sully’ Take $35.5-M for #1

Box Office: Clint Eastwood’s ‘Sully’ Take $35.5-M for #1

Box Office: Clint Eastwood’s ‘Sully’ Take $35.5-M for #1 $TWX, $IMAX, $SNE, $LGF Thriller ‘When the Bough Breaks’ bows in 2nd place with $15-M,  ‘The Disappointments Room,’  DOA. Clint Eastwood’s Sully launched over the weekend to $35.5-M from 3,525 theaters at the North American box office for Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures, the top […]

Film Maker Tim Burton Leaves His Prints at Chinese Theatre in Hollywood

Film Maker Tim Burton Leaves His Prints at Chinese Theatre in Hollywood

Film Maker Tim Burton Leaves His Prints at Chinese Theatre in Hollywood Director/producer/writer Tim Burton, 58 anni, whose films have ranged from adventurous to artistic to frightening, put his hands and feet today into the cement in the forecourt of the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on Thursday. The ceremony comes ahead of the planned […]