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  • Jill Simpson to step down as Oklahoma's film and music office director

    From Staff Reports | Published: Wed, Jul 30, 2014

    Simpson said past decade has been filled with hard-won progress

  • Oops: Ninja Turtles Make 9/11 Gaffe on Movie Poster

    Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    A poster showing the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles falling from a skyscraper with the date September 11 has appeared on Twitter, according to SKY News.   The apparent promotional image was shared on Paramount Australia's Twitter account but was removed when it started receiving criticism...

  • Batman or Superman: Who's tougher?

    Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    A select few got to see the new "Batman v Superman" trailer at Comic-Con and were asked who looked tougher: Ben Affleck as Batman or Henry Cavill as Superman? What do you think?

  • Oklahoma features news in brief

    Published: Sat, Jul 26, 2014

    Oklahoma features news in brief

  • Braff defends use of Kickstarter to fund his 'Wish'

    By Dennis King, For The Oklahoman | Published: Fri, Jul 25, 2014

    Zach Braff is admittedly a little weary of defending his decision to partially finance his sophomore movie venture, “Wish I Was Here,” the offbeat, highly personal follow-up to his 2004 indie hit “Garden State,” through a crowd-sourced Kickstarter campaign.

  • Movie Review: 'Lucy'

    By Brandy McDonnell, Features Writer | Updated: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    “Lucy,” French writer-director Luc Besson’s latest cinematic mind-job, mashes up the rainbow hues and superwoman savior concept from his ridiculously entertaining “The Fifth Element” and the blood-pumping car chases and shoot-ups from his crazily stylish “Transporter,” then adds...

  • Movie Review: 'Wish I Was Here'

    By Dennis King, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    For “Wish I Was Here,” Zach Braff’s follow-up to his 2004 indie hit “Garden State,” the amiable actor, director and co-writer launched a controversial crowd-sourcing campaign through Kickstarter to finance a portion of his $5.5 million budget. The unorthodox arrangement, Braff insisted,...

  • Movie Review: 'And So It Goes'

    By Sandi Davis, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    “And So It Goes” is a highly enjoyable look into life and love as senior citizens. It’s a pleasure to see Diane Keaton and Michael Douglas play age-appropriate roles, and the two have chemistry.

  • Movie Review: 'A Most Wanted Man'

    By Roger Moore, MCT Information Services | Published: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    “A Most Wanted Man” is a New World Order/Old School espionage thriller built around one last magnificent performance by the late Philip Seymour Hoffman.

  • Reporter Attempts To Eat Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's Absurd 7 Meal Diet

    Published: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    It's no secret, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson had to eat a crazy amount of food to take on the role of Hercules in his upcoming film, according to The Huffington Post. So when USA Today reporter Bryan Alexander agreed to try the actor's entire 7 meal diet, he knew he had a challenge ahead of him....


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