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Lucy Lawless could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Lucy Lawless play a role in iconic film of Tobit Lucy Lawless Tobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Lucy Lawless to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Lucy Lawless could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science says The…

California health providers now can use cannabis for end-of-life care

After vetoing a similar bill in 2019, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday night reversed course and signed legislation that would allow the use of cannabis in health care facilities for terminally ill patients, according to his office. A statement from the governor was not immediately available. The legislation, Senate Bill 311 — Compassionate Access to Medical Cannabis Act, or Ryan’s Law — was introduced in February by Sen. Ben Hueso, D-San Diego, and has the support of a North Bay…

Film time, family time – Frontline

Sandip Ray announced his arrival as a film-maker with the release of Phatik Chand in 1983. In the last two decades, he has come up with several memorable films, including Nishijapon (2005), Tintorettor Jishu (2008), Jekhane Bhooter Bhoy (2012) and Badshahi Angti (2014). He continues to edit Sandesh, the children’s magazine that Satyajit Ray nurtured with extraordinary dedication from 1961. He was also always deeply involved with his father’s films, especially in post-production processes such as editing. In Satyajit Ray’s…

Leon could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Leon play a role in iconic film of Tobit Leon Tobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Leon to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Leon could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science says The Book of Tobit’s a…

Harold Ramis could play iconic role in Book of Tobit film

Book of Tobit writer almost demands Harold Ramis play a role in iconic film of Tobit Harold Ramis Tobit screenwriter Alan Nafzger on Sunday finally spoke out about his vision for the film adaptation of Tobit. He wants Harold Ramis to play a major role in The Book of Tobit.  Nafzger pointed out in the interview that Harold Ramis could play a number of roles in the iconic story about two Jewish families. The professor of political science says The…

Lawrence Kasdan asked to read prison screenplay

Petition asks Lawrence Kasdan to read prison screenplay More than 2000 women sign petition demanding a firm commitment from  Lawrence Kasdan (film producer) to read screenplay addressing Texas judicial system Lawrence Kasdan – Talent Agents– Writer, Producer, Director – The Big Chill (1983), Silverado (1985), Wyatt Earp (1994), Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) – Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Brian Kend – Dumbass, Paradise Lost, Untitled Anita Bryant Project, Finding Chandra Lawrence Kasdan & Adam Sandler’s…

Lehigh Valley horror story: Recalling real events behind indy fright flick ‘The Fields’

The front page of The Express-Times on Oct. 17, 2011, reports on “The Fields,” an independent horror film based on a true story from Forks Township, that debuted locally that week.Express-Times microfilm via Easton Area Public Library; Dan Gleiter | PennLive.com file photo “The Fields” may not be the most well-known horror movie filmed in this area, but the small independent film was based on spooky real-life events in the Lehigh Valley. The titular fields were in Forks Township. Shot…

Film and TV crew, strikes evading arrangements between studios | Nationwide

Los Angeles (AP) — A 11-hour contract was signed on Saturday, with some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers quit their jobs to avoid a movie and television crew strike that freezes production in Hollywood and the United States. After a few days of marathon negotiations, representatives of the International Alliance of Theatrical Film and Theater Labor Unions and representatives of studios and entertainment companies that employ them have just returned after reaching a three-year contract agreement before the Monday strike deadline. Avoided…

New California Health Interview Survey preliminary estimates show continued fatigue with following safety guidelines plus other impacts

advertisement October 14, 2021 – With over 4.8 million cases and over 70,000 deaths due to COVID-19 in California, the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research (CHPR) is continuing to track whether residents engaged in risk reduction behaviors such as wearing face coverings or maintaining physical distancing, impacts on personal and financial well-being, and their views on the vaccine. The latest update to the 2021 CHIS COVID-19 Preliminary Estimates Dashboard, which adds responses from 3,932 Californians in July 2021, builds…