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  1. 'Americana': SIFF ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | Hollywood Reporter

    Is it a murder mystery to be solved, or a tortured projection of grief and guilt? Zachary Shedd's Americana , in which the brother of a dead movie star copes with not one but two deaths that may be his fault, sets a quiet psychodrama against Bay Area backdrops that do more than add easy production value. Moody and elliptical but not gimmicky, the directing debut should earn respect on the fest circuit while adding to the cred of the "Flies Collective" production shingle, last responsible for Daniel Patrick Carbone's haunting Hide Your Smiling Faces .

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  2. The Sweet Life': LAFF ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Hollywood Reporter

    Chris Messina and Abigail Spencer play lonely souls who make a suicide pact in a road-trip comedy that premiered at the L.A. Film Festival. Equal parts rom-com contrivance and soulful chemistry, The Sweet Life puts two forlorn Chicagoans on the road to San Francisco, with a mixed bag of detours along the way.

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  3. Bernie Sanders' Supporters Angry Over Clinton's Declared Victory Prior to Tuesday VoteRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Hollywood Reporter

    Supporters of Bernie Sanders expressed outrage in the hours leading up to Tuesday's primary elections, upset that The Associated Press and several television networks had already declared rival Hillary Clinton the party's presumptive nominee. Clinton secured the commitments of enough delegates to win the party's nomination on the eve of voting in California, New Jersey and four other states, according to an AP count.

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  4. TV Ratings: NBA Finals Start Strong, Edging Past 2015 RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Hollywood Reporter

    With Fast Affiliate numbers delayed, Nielsen's Metered Market ratings still paint a very strong showing for the first game of the NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors. Setting a record for ABC, Game 1 was up almost 2 percent from the 2015 high with a 13.1 overnight rating.

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  5. Why Production in California Is Booming Even Beyond L.A.'s 30-Mile ZoneRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    Production in the state is on the rebound thanks to a robust film commission presence, irresistible incentives and great backdrops in L.A.'s own backyard. Few locations offer the diversity of looks and vast infrastructure that California does, which partially explains the 11 percent filming jump in the first quarter of 2016, according to a report from FilmL.A. "Tax incentives aside, we tend to be producers' first choice due to the ease of working here," says California Film Commission executive director Amy Lemisch, who adds that the network of 40 official film commission offices helps to encourage shooting in all corners.

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  6. Tim Goodman: Memories of Prince in My Living RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    THR's chief TV critic reflects on seeing the legend up close, taking him for granted and helping the uninitiated learn to love him. We all fall down on opportunity and responsibility.

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  7. Tim Goodman: Memories of Prince in My Living RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    THR's chief TV critic reflects on seeing the legend up close, taking him for granted and helping the uninitiated learn to love him. We all fall down on opportunity and responsibility.

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  8. Kurt Russell, Mel Gibson and Kate Hudson Set for Gold Rush TV Series From Mark GordonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    The trio are set to star in a new TV drama about the 1849 Gold Rush from The Mark Gordon Co. , it was announced Monday.

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  9. 'Roman Holiday' Gets Broadway-Bound Musical MakeoverRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Oscar-winning 1953 screen classic is headed to the stage with a score of Cole Porter standards in an adaptation due to premiere in San Francisco in summer 2017. Producers announced on Wednesday that Roman Holiday - The Cole Porter Musical will premiere in summer 2017 at the SHN Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco, in what is being billed as a pre-Broadway engagement.

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  10. Whit Stillman's 'Love & Friendship' to Open San Francisco Film FestivalRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    The San Francisco International Film Festival has set the opening and closing night screenings, as well as the centerpiece selection. Whit Stillman's Jane Austen adaptation starring Kate Beckinsale and Chloe Sevigny, Love and Friendship , will open the festival.

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  11. Sister of Nancy Reagan Astrologer Joan Quigley: "Nancy Listened Religiously to What Joan Had to Say"Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    She set the times of summits, debates, State of the Union addresses and even the flight schedule of Air Force One; now her surviving sister reveals to THR how the Reagans did almost nothing without consulting her first. It was Donald Regan who let the cat out of the bag.

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  12. Charter CEO Expects Time Warner Cable Deal to Close After California...Read the original story

    Mar 1, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    Tom Rutledge also tells a Morgan Stanley investor conference in San Francisco that there is opportunity for continued pay TV subscriber growth. Charter Communications CEO Tom Rutledge sees more room for pay TV subscriber growth and expects the regulatory review of the company's planned acquisition of Time Warner Cable to wrap up around May, he told the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday.

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  13. Hong Kong Gaming Company Fifth Journey Partners With Universal...Read the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Hong Kong and San Francisco-based startup will develop interactive mobile entertainment and virtual reality experiences based on the studios' film franchises. Hong Kong-based mobile entertainment company Fifth Journey announced Tuesday that it has signed strategic partnerships with Universal Pictures, Lionsgate and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios to develop mobile games, interactive entertainment and virtual reality experiences based on the three studios' film properties.

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  14. 'San Andreas' Sequel in the Works From Dwayne Johnson, New LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    Neil Widener and Gavin James were hired to write the film as the creative team preps a return to the quake zone. The company has hired Neil Widener and Gavin James to write a sequel to San Andreas , the Johnson-starring earthquake disaster movie that grossed over $473 million worldwide last year.

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  15. Bradley Cooper's 'A Star Is Born' Nabs California Film Tax CreditsRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    Warner Bros.' remake of A Star Is Born, which Bradley Cooper is directing and starring in, and New Line's adaptation of Stephen King's It are among the 13 feature films that have been approved for tax credits totaling $53.9 million by the California Film Commission under the state's Film and Television Tax Credit Program 2.0. The list of 13 feature films includes 10 from projects from studios like Warners, Paramount and as well as three from independent production companies.

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  16. Super Bowl: Chris Martin Drops F-Bomb, Says "I Feel Like Donald Trump" During Live Press ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Coldplay frontman got a little carried away when asked by a reporter what the band's "Lef Shark" moment will be . "I feel like Donald Trump," Chris Martin said as he and the rest of Coldplay crossed the stage to loud applause for the Super Bowl 50 Pepsi Halftime Show press conference in San Francisco on Thursday.

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  17. 'Radio Dreams': Rotterdam ReviewRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    Contrasting wavelengths of humor and seriousness come through with impressive clarity in director/co-writer Babak Jalali's sophomore outing Radio Dreams . An instant front-runner for Rotterdam's revamped Tiger Award when world-premiering at the Dutch festival, this blandly titled but affectingly bittersweet US-Iran co-production traces one hectic day at a Farsi-language station in San Francisco.

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  18. Wins Second National Magazine Award for General ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    THR won in the category of General Excellence, Special Interest, which "honors magazines serving highly defined reader communities," for a second consecutive year. The magazine beat out Backpacker, Car and Driver , Modern Farmer , San Francisco , Smithsonian and Tablet Magazine for the honor.

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  19. Super Bowl: Fall Out Boy, Skrillex Concerts Added to Week's LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    Free concerts from Fall Out Boy, Skrillex and Hunter Hayes are the latest music shows added to the already jam-packed Super Bowl week. Go90, Verizon's free social entertainment app, announced the shows Monday and will stream each performance at The Regency Ballroom in San Francisco.

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  20. 'Film Hawk': Sundance ReviewRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    An intimate look at the life of a man who shepherded the careers of and selflessly championed filmmakers such as Kevin Smith and Edward Burns. Behind-the-scenes indie film guru Bob Hawk gets his close-up in Film Hawk , a warm tribute to a man who, for 40 years and often selflessly, has helped a host of aspiring filmmakers make their way to Sundance, the Oscars and other stepping-stones to success.

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