Entries by Screenmancer

Fifty Shades… Snarker? Relax, We Love Dakota Johnson

SCREENMANCER #FIFTYSHADESDARKER ALERT: Okay so, they had to make another one, right? From FIFTY SHADES OF GREY, the deviant duo (Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan) return with adult adolescent sex scenes… what? That’s not in the press kit. We apologize. Here’s what is in the press kit from FIFTY SHADES DARKER… Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson […]

In Case You Wonder Where Warren Beatty Has Been & “Rules Don’t Apply” At AFI

  SCREENMANCER AFI ALERT: LOS ANGELES, CA, August 30, 2016 — The American Film Institute (AFI) announced today that the World Premiere of New Regency and 20th Century Fox’s RULES DON’T APPLY — written, directed, produced by and starring AFI Life Achievement Award recipient and Academy Award® winner Warren Beatty — will be the Opening Night Gala of AFI […]

What Do Cheez-It™ & Remake of BEN-HUR Have in Common, Wait For It

SCREENMANCER GENIUS MOVIE MARKETING ALERT: LOS ANGELES, CA — It’s hard enough to remake a classic film like BEN-HUR, but to throw snack food Cheez-It™ in the mix really takes this movie into the future. So what’s the connection? You waited for it, here it is… Jack Huston, star of the upcoming epic action adventure BEN-HUR from Paramount Pictures […]

Wayward Sons of KANSAS Learn to Stream New Tune on Billboard, Listen!

SCREENMANCER CLASSIC ROCK ALERT:  Los Angeles, CA — Anthem Rock Classic Band KANSAS has a few more tricks up the sleeve this year after the sentimental success of their 2015 documentary MIRACLES OUT OF NOWHERE. What is this year’s magic? The band’s “first new album in 16 years” is being advance-streamed on Billboard’s website in celebration […]

Digerati Doing Cool Stuff in NYC, Or IFP Features Television, Web & Digital Content for Fall

SCREENMANCER NYC ALERT: July 21, 2016 (Manhattan, NY) – Digerati who dig film, this is a heads up for you about IFP in NYC. What is IFP? The Independent Filmmaker Project, breakfast of “champions of storytelling” also lunch and dinner out. Read on…  Today, IFP announced their expansion to support TV, Digital, Interwebs, VR and App-based Series […]

From The Last Tycoon to Woody Allen’s Café Society: Why We Love Stories About Hollywood

by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent Woody Allen’s newest film Café Society just opened July 15, and it fits into a cinematic history of stories about Hollywood that audiences love. But Woody Allen himself has been a lightning rod for so long, the electricity generated off the attendant controversies could power a small town. That said, […]