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Website Celebration: www.EmanuelLevy.com, Cinema 24/7 Begins its 13th Year

This week marks the 12th anniversary of our website, www.EmanuelLevy, Cinema 24/7. To celebrate this joyous event, we will publish the 50 most popular articles out of the 24,000 pieces posted thus far.

Deflategame: Tom Brady’s Four Game Suspension from League Nullified

New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension from the league for his role in “Deflategate” has been nullified.

Oscar: Honorees of Governors Awards, 2009-Present

In 2009, the Academy bestowed honorary Oscars on the following individuals: Lauren Bacall, John Calley, Roger Corman, and Gordon Willis.

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THE DANISH GIRL – Trailer

Directed by Tom Hooper. Starring Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, and Amber Heard. The film premieres at the Venice Film Festival on September 5 and is being released by Focus Features on November 27, 2015.

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Everest: Interview with Director Baltasar Kormákur

I wanted to make it in the most authentic way possible. To take people on a journey up Everest and show them the mountain in a way that hasn’t been possible until now, and at the same time create intimacy between the characters that is rare in big studio films–Director Kormakur

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Live Toy Unboxings

Hoping to raise awareness of and ignite excitement for Star Wars: The Force Awakens merchandise and the upcoming movie, Disney kicked off a rolling series of live toy unboxings featuring YouTube creators around the world.

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Oscar 2015: Academy Honors Spike Le, Gena Rowlands, Debbie Reynolds

Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands, Debbie Reynolds are recipients of Honorary Oscars by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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Website Celebration: www.EmanuelLevy.com, Cinema 24/7 Begins its 13th Year

This week marks the 12th anniversary of our website, www.EmanuelLevy, Cinema 24/7. To celebrate this joyous event, we will publish the 50 most popular articles out of the 24,000 pieces posted thus far.

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Venice Film Fest 2015: Panel–Gay Directors, Gay Films?

Venice Days and Cinecitta Institute have asked to moderate a panel on my new book, Gay Directors, Gay Films?. Sep 8, 2-3pm, Hotel Excelsior

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Grandma: Lily Tomlin Finally Gets to Play Lead–and Lesbian

As written and directed by Paul Weitz, Grandma is a minor film defined by a major performance from Lily Tomlin, rendering one of her best roles. Though artistically the tale is clunky (as most of Weitz’s films are), it serves as star vehicle in both the old-fashioned and modern (or post-modern) senses of this terms