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SXSW Comedy I Used To Go Here Picked Up By Gravitas

SXSW Comedy I Used To Go Here Picked Up By Gravitas

I Used to Go Here, a new comedy film from director Kris Rey and starring Gillian Jacobs, Jemaine Clement, Hannah Marks, Kate Micucci, Jorma Taccone, Josh Wiggins, and Forrest Goodluck, has been purchased by Gravitas for North American distribution. "I am thrilled to be working with Gravitas, a company that has expressed so much passion […]

Paramount is Turning Horror Short Laura Hasnt Slept Into A Feature

Paramount is Turning Horror Short Laura Hasn't Slept Into A Feature

The short was to debut this past March at the SXSW festival, but the event was canceled It still won an award from the jury there; it won the Special Jury Recognition Prize for SXSW's Midnight Short category Paramount will co-produce the film with Temple Hill Productions Laura Hasn't Slept has a teaser trailer, which[...]

Batwoman Star Sam Littlefield Talks Mouse and Mothers Little Helpers

Batwoman Star Sam Littlefield Talks Mouse and Mother's Little Helpers

And it was the best thing I've ever made in my life." Cooking has been a major creative outlet, with everything from oysters to homemade sausage on the menu, with Littlefield admitting, "Every day has been kind of an attempt at making something special out of it just [to] keep sane and give everyone an opportunity[...]

Amazon and SXSW Team-Up For Virtual Film Fest Later in April

Amazon and SXSW Team-Up For Virtual Film Fest Later in April

Amazon is teaming up with SXSW to give a platform and home to the films and filmmakers affected by the festivals cancelation last month SXSW 2020 was canceled a week before the event due to concerns with the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic Now Amazon will host films that were to be shown at the festival over[...]

SXSW 2020 Announces Its 2020 Gaming Awards Winners

SXSW 2020 Announces Its 2020 Gaming Awards Winners

SXSW 2020 may have been canceled, but that doesn't mean some of the non-attendance stuff was as they still decided to give out its Gaming Awards The coronavirus may have forced the event to not happen, but they can still give away awards to all those who were nominated and eventually won Here's the complete[...]

Insert Coin: Watch the Trailer For the Sweet Midway Games Documentary

'Insert Coin': Watch the Trailer For the Sweet Midway Games Documentary

How did I miss this? Initially set to debut at SXSW, its fate is a little up in the air Screenings will happen, and you can keep track of where they will be here.For now, check out the trailer for the Midway Games doc Insert Coin below.https://vimeo.com/384497920Eugene Jarvis, the creator of 80s classic videogames such[...]

SXSW 2020 Canceled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

SXSW 2020 Canceled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

The festival has released a full statement.https://twitter.com/sxsw/status/1236048680337182724?s=20The Hollywood Reporter has a statement has said that Austin's major has declared a "local disaster in the city" and decided not to have the festival go on The coronavirus continues to impact events all over the country as the virus spread.At the moment several events have said that[...]

SXSW Announces 2020 SXSW Gaming Awards Nominees

SXSW Announces 2020 SXSW Gaming Awards Nominees

The organizers behind SXSW have announced the nominees for the 2020 SXSW Gaming Awards, which will be held during the festival We have the full list of nominees for you below, who will be in attendance at the ceremony happening on March 15th at 7pm at the JW Marriott in downtown Austin Aside from this[...]

SCOOP: Alan Moores Feature Film The Show Has Premiere at SXSW 2020

SCOOP: Alan Moore's Feature Film, The Show, Has Premiere at SXSW 2020

However, The Show seems to be having its world premiere far, far away, as part of SXSW 2020 in Austin, Texas 115 minutes long, it starts Tom Burke, Siobhan Hewlett, Ellie Bamber, Christopher Fairbank, Sheila Atim.. and Alan Moore himself, with music by Andrew Broder.[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="600"] From Alan Moore and Mitch Jenkins' The Show[/caption] Fletcher Dennis[...]

SXSW Announces Reggie Fils-Aimé As 2020 Keynote Speaker

SXSW Announces Reggie Fils-Aimé As 2020 Keynote Speaker

Reggie Fils-Aimé still has some cool stuff to do even after leaving Nintendo as SXSW announced him as a keynote speaker for 2020's festival The event announced that he will be joining a long list of speakers, including Kim Gordon and Robert Rodriguez, to speak during the event on a number of topics You can[...]

SXSW: First Reactions to Pet Sematary Seem Pretty Positive

SXSW: First Reactions to 'Pet Sematary' Seem Pretty Positive

Pet Sematary held its premiere at SXSW last night, and the first reactions are pouring out from the screening From the looks of things, we seem to have another great Stephen King adaptation on ours hands.https://twitter.com/xymarla/status/1107116176998576128https://twitter.com/lindseyromain/status/1107114730110496768https://twitter.com/HauntedMeg/status/1107281859686346754https://twitter.com/JacobSHall/status/1107115022923325440https://twitter.com/shannon_mcgrew/status/1107127008163782656https://twitter.com/ErikDavis/status/1107113797054025729I think you get the idea[...]

[SXSW 2019] Pet Sematary: A Thrilling Ride Bound to Chill Audiences to Their Bones

[SXSW 2019] Pet Sematary: A Thrilling Ride Bound to Chill Audiences to Their Bones

Closing the last night of the SXSW (South by Southwest) Film Festival, the film premier brought audiences to their feet in a well-deserved standing ovation It's bloody, it's scary and brilliantly acted However, we shouldn't overhype this too much While it's incredibly serviceable in adapting the source material and remaking the 1989 adaptation, this doesn't[...]

SEGA Reveals New Team Sonic Racing Video and Pics at SXSW

SEGA Reveals New Team Sonic Racing Video and Pics at SXSW

SEGA brought in a few surprises to SXSW's Gaming section this weekend as they showed off new materials for Team Sonic Racing The reveal came during their annual “Gotta Go Fast: The Official Sonic the Hedgehog,” panel, featuring Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka, Sr Community Manager Aaron Webber, Director of Product Development Austin Keys, Sonic[...]

[SXSW 2019] The River and the Wall will Challenge Your Notions of a Border Wall

[SXSW 2019] 'The River and the Wall' will Challenge Your Notions of a Border Wall

Our team[caption id="attachment_1002171" align="alignnone" width="612"] AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 09: (L-R) Austin Alvarado, Ben Masters, Beto O'Rourke, Filipe DeAndrade, Heather Mackey, and Jay Kleberg attend "The River and the Wall" Premiere during the 2019 SXSW Conference and Festivals at JW Marriott Austin on March 9, 2019 in Austin, Texas (Photo by Ismael Quintanilla/Getty Images for[...]

Whats Going on with Noah Hawleys Doctor Doom Movie Anyway

Whats Going on with Noah Hawley's 'Doctor Doom' Movie, Anyway?

This doesn't mean he won't be recast, but, we're doubtful.Anyhow- this past weekend during South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, Hawley offered an update of sorts on the film to Bryn Elise Sandberg of The Hollywood Reporter: "I think FX is protective of me." Hawley did say he met with Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige, who apparently[...]

[SXSW 2019] Cobra Kai Season 2 Sweeps the Leg on Sophomore Slump (REVIEW)

[SXSW 2019] 'Cobra Kai' Season 2 Sweeps the Leg on Sophomore Slump (REVIEW)

YouTube Originals kicked SXSW audiences in the face with the premiere of the second season of original series Cobra Kai, as fans packed The Highball and were treated to the first two episodes of the new season, followed by an extensive Q&A with stars Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, and Martin Kove, and series creators/executive producers[...]

[SXSW 2019] Hulus Shrill Presents a Bold Brave New Face of Comedy [SPOILER REVIEW]

[SXSW 2019] Hulu's 'Shrill' Presents a Bold, Brave New Face of Comedy [SPOILER REVIEW]

Welcome to Shrill, the new series from Hulu which premiered its first two episodes at the South By Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival Monday night, March 11th in Austin, TX.https://youtu.be/JyUr_-jxWZA From Executive Producers Lorne Michaels and Elizabeth Banks comes Shrill, a comedy series starring Aidy Bryant (Saturday Night Live) as Annie, a fat young woman who wants[...]

[SXSW 2019] Ramy: Hulu Comedy Series Finds Ramy Youssef Just Trying to Be Good (TRAILER)

[SXSW 2019] 'Ramy': Hulu Comedy Series Finds Ramy Youssef Just Trying to Be Good (TRAILER)

If the 10-episode, half-hour series sounds familiar then it should: Bleeding Cool's Andy Wilson had a chance to check out the show's SXSW panel this past weekend, and will have an interview with Youssef before Ramy premieres on the streaming service on Friday, April 19th.[caption id="attachment_1000414" align="alignnone" width="1067"] Hulu[/caption]Here's your first look at Hulu's Ramy,[...]


What Neil Gaiman Said During SXSW About a Sandman Movie&#8230

What Neil Gaiman Said During SXSW About a 'Sandman' Movie…

What if Neil Gaiman's Sandman finally got a feature film? Why hasn't it happened yet? What might the holdup be?[caption id="attachment_1000154" align="aligncenter" width="600"] AUSTIN, TEXAS - MARCH 09: Neil Gaiman attends the Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate event during SXSW at ZACH Theatre on March 09, 2019 in Austin, Texas (Photo by Sasha Haagensen/Getty Images[...]