Film picks: Japanese Film Festival, German Film Festival, Respect, Entertainment News & Top Stories

Japanese Film Festival 2021 This year’s edition of this film calendar staple will include online question-and-answer sessions with seven film-makers after the screenings. A hybrid event, it will feature physical and online screenings. Science-fiction comedy Beyond The Infinite Two Minutes (PG, 71 minutes, a physical screening at Shaw Lido, Oct 16, 6 pm, and online … Read more

Bhramam, The Guilty, A Quiet Place Part 2: 6 titles that are our top picks this weekend

The latest theatrical and OTT releases are not for the faint-hearted. Be prepared to be on the edge of your seats with the horror of A Quiet Place Part 2, the thrill of Bhramam and the suspense of The Guilty. And if you would rather stay in your comfort zone, there is the Telugu drama … Read more

Sarasota-Bradenton top 5 movie picks, Oct. 7-13

This week’s biggest new release is “No Time to Die,” set to be Daniel Craig’s final time playing famed spy James Bond. If you’re looking for something more on the indie side of things, however, there’s also new A24 horror movie “Lamb” and acclaimed Sundance Film Festival drama “Mass,” as well as new documentaries by Oscar-winning filmmakers. … Read more

Magnolia’s Magnet Releasing Picks Up Sundance Horror Film ‘Amulet’TheWrap

Magnet Releasing, the genre film arm of Magnolia Pictures, has acquired the North American rights to “Amulet,” a horror film that premiered in the Midnight section at Sundance this past year, the distributor announced Tuesday. “Amulet” is the feature directorial debut of Romola Garai, an actress turned filmmaker, and it stars Carla Juri, Alec Secareanu, … Read more

Kota Factory S2 to Palm Springs: 8 titles that are our top picks this weekend

The streaming giant Netflix is churning out one hit after another. While the fifth season of Money Heist and the third season of Sex Education is still getting eyeballs, the OTT major has released another binge-watch worthy web series this week. The second season of TVF’s Kota Factory is now streaming on Netflix. And, if … Read more

Ankahi Kahaniya to Sex Education S3: 12 titles that are our top picks this weekend

If you’ve binge-watched through Money Heist already, there is another Netflix show worthy of spending your weekend with. The third season of Sex Education released on Friday on Netflix with more awkward situations and plenty of teenage questions around sex in this British sitcom. If you’re in the mood for drama-based binge-worthy TV, there is … Read more