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Stories with person: Robert Zemeckis
  • Clarification: Film-The Walk story story has photos
    Updated: Sep-29-15 10:04 pm

    NEW YORK - In a story Sept. 28, The Associated Press reported that the film "The Walk" will open in theaters nationwide Friday. The movie will open wide on Friday, Oct. 8. It will first open on IMAX screens Wednesday, Sept. 30.

  • 'The Walk' earns its keep with spectacular third act 
    Updated: Sep-28-15 10:26 am

    Can a great third act make a great film? Conventional wisdom would say no. It's silly to spell out, but beginnings and middles are important, too.

  • A loving resurrection of the Twin Towers opens NY Film Fest 
    Updated: Sep-24-15 2:43 pm

    NEW YORK - In the months and years after Sept. 11, the World Trade Center was swept out of the movies. The Towers were removed from such films as "Zoolander" and "Serendipity" that were shot before the tragedy. Since then, the skyline where the Towers once formed the "H'' in the poster for Woody Allen's "Manhattan" has seldom been more than glimpsed on the big screen.

  • Student filmmakers get Hollywood treatment from film academy 
    Updated: Sep-18-15 4:09 am

    BEVERLY HILLS, California - After a week of studio visits, fancy dinners and Hollywood meetings, the winners of the 42nd Student Academy Awards finally got their chance to thank the academy.