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May 03, 2022

Paramount+, Showtime Top 62 Million Combined Subscribers

Paramount+ and Showtime topped a combined 63 million subscribers at the end of the first quarter, Paramount Global revealed Tuesday.

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AMC Boss Adam Aron on Charging Extra for Blockbusters After 'The Batman' and Catering to 'Ape' Investors

AMC CEO Adam Aron spoke to Variety at CinemaCon about challeges facing the movie theater busiess.

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Johnny Depp Was to Receive $22.5 Million for 'Pirates 6,' Agent Says

Johnny Depp's agent testified Monday that he was to receive $22.5 million for the sixth "Pirates of the Caribbean" film.

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Cannes' COVID Protocols: Masks and Testing Won't Be Mandatory

The Cannes Film Festival won't be testing attendees and will make face masks strongly advised rather than mandatory.

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Issa Rae to Serve as 2022 American Black Film Festival Ambassador, New Series 'Rap Sh!t' Set to Screen (EXCLUSIVE)

Issa Rae will serve as ambassador for the 2022 American Black Film Festival and screen her new HBO Max series ‘Rap Sh*t’ on clos …

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'Yellowjackets' Showrunners Say Season 2 Will Shoot in Late Summer But Will Be Heavy on Winter Mystery

"Yellowjackets" showrunners promise they will be heading back to the winter mystery in Season 2, even though it's shooting this summer.

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'Fast X': Louis Leterrier to Replace Justin Lin as Director

Louis Leterrier will replace Justin Lin as the director of the tenth 'Fast and Furious' movie, 'Fast X,' starring Vin Diesel.

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Why It's 'Highly Unlikely' Jason Sudeikis Didn't Know Olivia Wilde Would Be Served at CinemaCon, According to Legal Expert

A family law expert talks to Variety about Olivia Wilde being served custody paperwork from Jason Sudeikis at CinemaCon.

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'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' Review: Benedict Cumberbatch Returns for a Head-Trip Sequel That's Both Entertaining and Exhausting

Benedict Cumberbatch returns for a sequel that's an unhinged ride, a CGI horror jam, a Marvel brainteaser and, at times, a bit of an ordeal.

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'Star Trek: Strange New Worlds' Succeeds by Going Back to Basics: TV Review

In Paramount+'s newest 'Star Trek' series, Anson Mount plays Christopher Pike, Ethan Peck is Spock and Rebecca Romijn is Number One.

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French Abortion Drama 'Happening' Just Became the Year's Most Timely Film

'Happening' director Audrey Diwan on how the story of a woman searching for an illegal abortion in 1963 France resonates with today.

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'How Saba Kept Singing' Review: The Extraordinary Life of an Auschwitz Survivor

The quest to understand how Polish Jewish teenager David Wisnia survived nearly three years in Auschwitz.

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