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Kevin Jagernauth

Kevin Jagernauth

On the face of it, you probably couldn’t imagine two filmmakers more dissimilar than Guillermo del Toro and Michael Mann. The former creates intricate fantasy worlds, weaving fairy tales and dark-edged stories, with his own distinct fingerprint a…

It’s Monday, and the biggest story in Hollywood remains (rightfully) Harvey Weinstein. The once powerful producer has been knocked down by a wave of allegations of abuse, assault, and rape which has led to the developing sale of The Weinstein Com…

Marvel‘s massive machine may be dominating the multiplex and growing like crazy on the small screen, but no one would call the efforts high art. While Kevin Feige has certainly done a tremendous job rounding up top-tier talent for the Marvel Cine…

“Our banks, partners and shareholders are fully supportive of our company and it is untrue that the company or board is exploring a sale or shutdown of the company,” The Weinstein Company co-founder Bob Weinstein declared on Friday. Clearly…

The mounting allegations and criminal investigations launched against Harvey Weinstein are now empowering women to speak out against others in the industry who have behaved similarly. Amazon‘s Roy Price has been suspended in the wake of sexual ha…

In a year where studio executives have been grappling with tentpoles underperforming (see last week’s “Blade Runner 2049“) and trying to figure who to blame (Rotten Tomatoes? fickle audiences?) there are few things they can rely on&#8…

As this week of horrible, devastating and disheartening news around Harvey Weinstein and the dozens of allegations of harassment and assault continues, the very fate of The Weinstein Company has come into question. Rumors that Jay Z (who was misquoted …

Provided we get to the end of the year without Donald Trump causing a nuclear armageddon, there is one small sliver to excitement we can take from the world of cinema, which is currently (rightfully) crumbling. There will be a new movie by Paul Thomas …

Over the past week, reactions and condemnations have come from all corners as the stories about Harvey Weinstein‘s sexual misconduct, harassment, and assault continue to mount. Some of Hollywood’s biggest voices including Meryl Streep, Geor…

Halloween is still a couple of weeks away, but Hollywood is using Friday the 13th to drop some cinematic treats. 20th Century Fox revealed their horror twist on Marvel with “The New Mutants” trailer, Netflix dropped the final trailer for &#…