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Report from Beyond Fest 2018

Los Angeles’s biggest genre festival, Beyond Fest, just wrapped its sixth and most ambitious program. Heads were exploded, minds were melted, and a bloody good time was had by all. Here is a small sampling of what I watched over the last two weeks. https://crookedmarquee.com/report-from-beyond-fest-2018/

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Keanu and Winona 4ever: on-screen couples who keep getting back together

The release of romcom Destination Wedding marks the third time that the pair have paired up, the latest in a long line of reunited big-screen couples https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/aug/29/keanu-and-winona-4ever-on-screen-couples-who-keep-getting-back-together

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Who should direct the Donald Trump biopic?

After Dan Rather tweeted out a suggestion that Martin Scorsese should take charge of Trump: The Movie, here’s a look at who else could capture the life of the president. https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/aug/27/donald-trump-biopic-who-should-direct

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No rights allowed: the strange world of unofficial movie sequels

With the release of Unbroken: Path to Redemption an odd history of unsanctioned sequels, from Never Say Never Again to Titanic II emerges   https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/aug/24/unbroken-path-to-redemption-unofficial-movie-sequels