Time Life is releasing The Ultimate Richard Pryor Collection: Uncensored, a 13-disc set with 26 hours of footage on September 28. Before I get to the contents included in the collection, Solzy at the Movies is proud to debut an exclusive clip, “Hit on the Nose,” from the never-before-released Last Stand-Up Sitting Down. It comes from one of Richard Pryor’s final performances. When they started to honor comedians with the Mark Twain Prize for American…"The Ultimate Richard Pryor Collection: Uncensored – EXCLUSIVE CLIP"
HBO Max announced the list of films, series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service during October 2021. On HBO Max this October, Academy Award nominee Denis Villeneuve (“Arrival,” “Blade Runner 2049”) directs Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’ “Dune” (10/22), the adaptation of Frank Herbert’s seminal bestseller of the same name. A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a…"HBO Max: Coming and Leaving in October 2021"
Netflix announced the list of movies, television series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service in October 2021. All titles and dates are subject to change. New Podcast: The Gay Agenda (launching October 18)– How did the Gay Agenda get you in its clutches? And how did it make you into the creative person you are today? Hosts Jasmin Savoy Brown and Liv Hewson interview incredible creative queer folk, explore the funny…"Netflix: Coming and Leaving in October 2021"
Nickelodeon’s Brian Robbins will take over Paramount Pictures as Chairman and CEO following the departure of Jim Gianopulos. Jim Gianopulos had a good run as the studio chief but he’s more or less ending on a sour note. Snake Eyes didn’t bring in solid numbers upon release. Moreover, the pandemic led the studio to unload a number of films onto streaming services. As such, Amazon Prime Video played home to Coming 2 America, Without Remorse,…"Paramount: Brian Robbins Signals A New Direction"
The Telluride Film Festival announced the lineup for their 48th edition, which will be taking place September 2-6, 2021 in Colorado. Telluride Film Festival, presented by the National Film Preserve, today announces its official program selections for the 48th edition of the Telluride Film Festival. TFF’s celebration of artistic excellence brings together cinema enthusiasts, filmmakers, and artists to discover the best in world cinema in the beautiful mountain town of Telluride, Colorado. TFF will screen…"Telluride Film Festival Announces 2021 Lineup"
Ed Asner, a former president of the Screen Actors Guild and star of both The Mary Tyler Moore Show and Lou Grant, died at 91 years old. The news of Asner’s passing comes on the 18th anniversary of my seeing The Second City in action for the first time in 2003. Prior to the Second City performance, I was preparing for a career in politics. My plans changed as a result of this show. In…"Ed Asner: Remembering A Legend"
Netflix announced the list of movies, television series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service in September 2021. All titles and dates are subject to change Coming Soon Baki Hanma — NETFLIX ANIME 🇯🇵 Baki Hanma continues his quest to become the most powerful fighter and prepares for his battle with the strongest creature in the world — his father. Bangkok Breaking — NETFLIX SERIES 🇹🇭 Newly arrived in Bangkok, Wanchai joins…"Netflix: Coming and Leaving in September 2021"
Amazon Prime Video announced the films, series, and specials that will be coming to Prime Video and IMDb TV in September 2021. September brings new Amazon Originals including Cinderella (2021), a modern movie musical with a bold take on the classic fairy tale starring Camila Cabello; LuLaRich, a four-part investigative docu-series examining the billion-dollar leggings empire; The Voyeurs (2021), an exotic thriller starring Sydney Sweeney and Justice Smith; Do, Re & Mi, a new children’s…"Amazon Prime Video: Coming in September 2021"
Netflix announced their upcoming Fall 2021 slate for both theaters and streaming, including the films screening at The Paris in New York. FILMS COMING TO NETFLIX & SELECT THEATERS FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR SEPTEMBER AFTERLIFE OF THE PARTY ⬥ On Netflix 9/2 WORTH ⬥ On Netflix 9/3 BLOOD BROTHERS: MALCOLM X & MUHAMMAD ALI ⬥ On Netflix 9/9 KATE ⬥ In select theaters and on Netflix 9/10 NIGHTBOOKS ⬥ On Netflix 9/15 SCHUMACHER…"Netflix Announces Fall 2021 Slate"
HBO Max announced the list of films, series, and specials that are coming and leaving the streaming service during September 2021. Before I get to next month’s listings, Reminiscence arrives Friday on HBO Max in addition to playing in theaters. From Warner Bros. Pictures comes director/producer Clint Eastwood’s uplifting and poignant drama “Cry Macho” (9/17). Based on the book by the same name, Eastwood stars as a one-time rodeo star and washed-up horse breeder who, in…"HBO Max: Coming and Leaving in September 2021"