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[25 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
New Phillip Glass Opera “The Perfect American” Reflects the Human Face of Walt Disney

Many Disney productions have been brought to the stage in recent years: The Lion King, Aladdin, and Mary Poppins, to name a few. But until recently, information about Walt Disney’s life was never part of the bargain. Now, on the heels of the news about Disney’s movie Saving Mr. Banks comes a fictional bio-opera based on none other than the life and times of Walter Elias Disney.
Composer Phillip Glass’s new opera “The Perfect American” premiered in the Teatro Real in Madrid this past week. This ambitious work oscillates between a …

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[6 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
Video: Extended Trailer for ‘Lincoln’ Released

The theatrical debut of Lincoln is now just one month away, and we’re so excited to see what’s in store with this important new film. Luckily, this week brought the release of a new extended trailer for the film, which debuted on Wednesday during the first presidential debate.
Lincoln, which stars Daniel-Day Lewis as the legendary president Abraham Lincoln and is directed by Stephen Spielberg, takes a look at Lincoln’s final months in office and the struggles he faced in passing the 13th amendment. The film is produced by Dreamworks Pictures, …

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[15 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]
Video: ‘Lincoln’ Trailer Released

We’ve been eagerly anticipating Stephen Spielberg’s upcoming film Lincoln, which stars Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln himself. Now, the official trailer for the film has been released, giving us our most in-depth look so far at this exciting new film.
Lincoln, which has a script penned by famed playwright Tony Kushner, tells the story of the 16th President’s final months in office and the struggles he faced, including the passage of the 13th Amendment and the end of the Civil War. In addition to Lewis, the film also stars Sally Field, …

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[22 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
First Look:  New Poster Released for ‘Lincoln’

We are very excited to bring you a first look at the poster released just today for the Steven Spielberg biopic Lincoln.  The film stars Daniel Day-Lewis as the United States’ sixteenth president, who led the country through the tumultuous Civil War Era.
Although the film is a Dreamworks Production, it will be distributed through Disney’s Touchstone Pictures.
Other stars featured in the film include Sally Field as Mary Todd Lincoln; Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Robert Todd Lincoln; Tommy Lee Jones as Republican Congressional Leader Thaddeus Stevens; and David Strathairn as Secretary of …