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Brahmāstra Trailer: Vertiginously Vibrant
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Brahmāstra Trailer: Vertiginously Vibrant

Brahmāstra looks like something Steven Spielberg would create if he was Raj Kapoor.

The ultimate Jurassic countdown
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The ultimate Jurassic countdown

As the franchise ends with Jurassic World Dominion, we rank all six films based on which ones are most and least likely to stand the test of time

Forty Years of E.T. — Tracing film's impact on Stranger Things, creative thinkers
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Forty Years of E.T. — Tracing film's impact on Stranger Things, creative thinkers

In Stranger Things, markers like DMX bikes, transistors and homemade walkie-talkies, obsessive science and space aficionados as its young school-going protagonists, harken back to the world of E.T.

Oscars 2022 predictions: Here's a list of who will win Best Picture, Actress, Director, Actor and other honours — and who should
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Oscars 2022 predictions: Here's a list of who will win Best Picture, Actress, Director, Actor and other honours — and who should

Here is a rundown of all the main Oscars 2022 categories, with my predictions for who will win and who actually should win.

Oscars 2022: Annual luncheon ritual saw Will Smith, Jessica Chastain, Penelope Cruz, Kristen Stewart hobnobbing
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Oscars 2022: Annual luncheon ritual saw Will Smith, Jessica Chastain, Penelope Cruz, Kristen Stewart hobnobbing

Since most of the best-known Oscar nominees will still be walking the red carpet when those eight categories are announced 27 March, Monday’s luncheon may have provided the only real opportunity this season for some of the honoured guests to get face time with famous names.

Oscars 2022: Streaming dominates nominations again, with Netflix's The Power of the Dog, Apple TV's The Tragedy of Macbeth
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Oscars 2022: Streaming dominates nominations again, with Netflix's The Power of the Dog, Apple TV's The Tragedy of Macbeth

Oscar voters rewarded Netflix, Apple TV+, and Amazon films with nearly 40 Oscar nominations — 27 for Netflix alone, with Jane Campion’s Western The Power of the Dog recognised in an impressive 12 categories, including best picture.

A solemn, low-profile Golden Globe Awards serves as a reminder of the existential churning Hollywood is undergoing
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A solemn, low-profile Golden Globe Awards serves as a reminder of the existential churning Hollywood is undergoing

Suddenly, 2022 is looking eerily similar to 2021. Hollywood is seeing the movie business’s best form of advertisement undercut in a year when films desperately need it.

In a year where crowdpleasers haven't been able to lure crowds, does Spider-Man: No Way Home have a shot at Oscars?
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In a year where crowdpleasers haven't been able to lure crowds, does Spider-Man: No Way Home have a shot at Oscars?

Are audiences really so skittish about seeing the most acclaimed films of the year? Or have these movies simply struggled to make the case that they are worth watching?

Steven Spielberg musical West Side Story underperforms at global box office with $10.5 mn opening
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Steven Spielberg musical West Side Story underperforms at global box office with $10.5 mn opening

If anyone could reignite moviegoing, the thinking went, it was Steven Spielberg. Surely, one of the movies’ dazzling craftsmen, a director synonymous with box office, could spark a fuller revival in theaters.

West Side Story movie review: Steven Spielberg musical is an empty spectacle
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West Side Story movie review: Steven Spielberg musical is an empty spectacle

Energy is all Steven Spielberg's West Side Story has to offer. Not feeling. Rarely meaning.

'I didn't consider West Side Story to be a remake': Steven Spielberg in conversation with Shoojit Sircar
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'I didn't consider West Side Story to be a remake': Steven Spielberg in conversation with Shoojit Sircar

In a 10-min video, shared by the YouTube page of 20th Century Studios India, the legendary filmmaker was engaged in a virtual conversation with Bollywood director Shoojit Sircar, who had performed the play in his theatre days.

West Side Story review round-up: Steven Spielberg’s adaption receives thumbs-up from critics
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West Side Story review round-up: Steven Spielberg’s adaption receives thumbs-up from critics

Critics have showered praises on the star cast including the lead actors Ansel Elgort (Tony) and Rachel Zegler (María).

Disney pushes releases of Indiana Jones movie, Black Panther sequel
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Disney pushes releases of Indiana Jones movie, Black Panther sequel

Disney has delayed the release of Wakanda Forever, from July 2022 to November 2022

Jurassic Park, and the diabolically sumptuous pleasure of watching dinosaurs enjoy a human feast
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Jurassic Park, and the diabolically sumptuous pleasure of watching dinosaurs enjoy a human feast

To see a couple of privileged folk, frantically trying to scramble their way to safety, their faces whiter than their original white after what they have just seen. It is oddly satisfying to see how it ends for them, because I know it will.

Trailer of Steven Spielberg's West Side Story revives classic Broadway musical
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Trailer of Steven Spielberg's West Side Story revives classic Broadway musical

Steven Spielberg's next directorial West Side Story will release in theatres on 10 December

Dulquer Salmaan concludes shooting Salute; First look of Dhanush's Maaran out: A round-up of film and TV announcements
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Dulquer Salmaan concludes shooting Salute; First look of Dhanush's Maaran out: A round-up of film and TV announcements

Dulquer Salmaan will be seen as a cop in Rosshan Andrrews-directed Malayalam film Salute, which also stars Diana Penty.

Chris Pratt on starring in dystopian film The Tomorrow War: 'Felt inclined to do something original'
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Chris Pratt on starring in dystopian film The Tomorrow War: 'Felt inclined to do something original'

"We want to make a big splash and we want people to think that this is the coolest movie they’ve seen in years," says Chris Pratt about The Tomorrow War, which debuts on Amazon Prime Video on Friday.

Explained: Disney's attempt at inclusivity, with Colombian actor Rachel Zegler cast in Snow White adaptation
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Explained: Disney's attempt at inclusivity, with Colombian actor Rachel Zegler cast in Snow White adaptation

From multicultural plots to diverse casting, here's a look at how Disney's attempt at a more inclusive approach.

Steven Spielberg's production company partners with Netflix for a multi-film deal across years
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Steven Spielberg's production company partners with Netflix for a multi-film deal across years

The Netflix deal announced Monday doesn’t specifically mention any movies to be directed by Steven Spielberg.

Julia Butters joins Michelle Williams in Steven Spielberg film, loosely based on director's childhood
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Julia Butters joins Michelle Williams in Steven Spielberg film, loosely based on director's childhood

Newcomer Gabriel LaBelle will play a character inspired by a young Steven Spielberg, will explore the lead character’s relationship with his parents across the decades