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2014 / Epic action adventure film “Godzilla” opening in Los Angeles

Godzilla 2014

The world’s most revered monster is once again reborn, unleashed in the epic action adventure film GODZILLA, opening at The Landmark on Thursday, May 15 at 7:30 pm in 2D, with daily screenings in 3D and 2D beginning Friday, May 16. From visionary new director Gareth Edwards, creator of the award-winning independent sci-fi thriller...
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2014 / Newport Beach festival to feature Ken Watanabe’s film “Unforgiven” as Japan Spotlight, April 28, 7:15 pm

Ken Watababe in “Unforgiven”

On Monday, April 28, the Newport Beach Film Festival will present its Japanese Spotlight, featuring a screening of a 2013 remake of Clint Eastwood’s Academy Award-winning western Unforgiven. Starring Ken Watanabe, Jun Kunimura, Shiori Kutsuna, Yûya Yagira, Kôichi Satô, the story is set in Japan in the late 1800s, when an aging samurai is...
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2013 / LA EigaFest: Showcase of Japanese / Japanese influenced films, Dec 6-8

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LA EigaFest is LA’s premiere Japanese film festival. It’s devoted to: showcasing Japanese/Japanese influenced films to an American audience, promoting emerging filmmakers to Hollywood, and enhancing the relationship between US and Japanese film industries. Festival Dates: December 6-8, 2013 Venue: Egyptian Theatre, Hollywood CA Website: http://laeigafest.com Ken Watanabe remake of Clint Eastwood classic to...
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Letters from Iwo Jima: Los Angeles based-actors create the World War II film

Letters from Iwo Jima: Los Angeles based-actors create the World War II film

Letters from Iwo Jima: Los Angeles based-actors create the World War II film Cultural News, 2007 January Issue Letters from Iwo Jima, Clint Eastwood’s latest World War II film is gaining popularity in Japan and the U.S.  Despite the fact that the actual battle took place on an island in the Pacific Ocean, most...
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