With Christmas films gone from theaters, ‘Frozen II’ reigns

“Frozen II,” the animated musical from Walt Disney Co., nabbed first place again in the U.S. box office for the third weekend in a row.

10 real Philly locations from Netflix's 'The Irishman'

While Martin Scorsese’s mob flick “The Irishman” was filmed mostly in New York, the movie is replete with Philadelphia-area lore and locations.

10 real Philly locations from Netflix's 'The Irishman'

While Martin Scorsese’s mob flick “The Irishman” was filmed mostly in New York, the movie is replete with Philadelphia-area lore and locations.

It’s a Wonderful List: The 10 most overlooked holiday movies

Tired of watching Jimmy Stewart struggle with the newel post in 'It's a Wonderful Life?' Here are some offbeat holiday movie alternatives.

It’s a Wonderful List: The 10 most overlooked holiday movies

Tired of watching Jimmy Stewart struggle with the newel post in 'It's a Wonderful Life?' Here are some offbeat holiday movie alternatives.

Sixers’ Joel Embiid could have starred in the new Adam Sandler movie

If things had gone differently, Sixers fans could have seen center Joel Embiid on the big screen right alongside Adam Sandler in the upcoming movie 'Uncut Gems.'

Sixers’ Joel Embiid could have starred in the new Adam Sandler movie

If things had gone differently, Sixers fans could have seen center Joel Embiid on the big screen right alongside Adam Sandler in the upcoming movie 'Uncut Gems.'
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Rian Johnson had "a blast" making his Agatha Christie tribute, 'Knives Out.'

‘The Irishman’: The real people behind Martin Scorsese’s Philadelphia mob movie

Watching “The Irishman” on Netflix? Here are the real people behind Martin Scorsese’s mafia masterpiece.

‘Ford v Ferrari’ speeds to No. 1; ‘Charlie’s Angels’ fizzles

‘Ford v Ferrari’ has taken the checker flag at the box office with a better-than-expected $31 million, while Elizabeth Banks’ ‘Charlie’s Angels’ fizzled.

Mo’Nique sues Netflix for discrimination in show offer

Mo’Nique sues Netflix for race and sex discrimination in its offer for a proposed comedy special.

Philly friends of Leo Beebe say ‘Ford v Ferrari’ gets the Ford exec wrong

“You ask a thousand people here about Leo Beebe, you’re going to get a thousand positive opinions,” said Ron Jaworski, the former Eagles quarterback-turned-entrepreneur, who came to Beebe for business advice.

Robert De Niro responds to doubts about the accuracy of his new Philly mob movie

“As Marty says, ‘We’re not saying we’re telling the actual story. We’re telling our story. I believed it.’ ”

Halle Berry is filming in Atlantic City, Jason Segel's show leaves Philly

AMC's 'Dispatches from Elswhere,' starring Jason Segel and Sally Field, has also wrapped filming

War epic ‘Midway’ bests ‘Doctor Sleep’ at the box office

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Ed Sheeran reportedly says he's related to an infamous Philly mob associate

Reputed Philly mob hitman Frank Sheeran, who is said to have murdered former Teamsters leader Jimmy Hoffa, has hit the big screen as a the central character in Martin Scorsese’s latest mob flick, The Irishman. But that may not be the mobster’s only connection to fame.

Matt Damon talks about ‘Ford v Ferrari,’ Marvel vs. Martin, and the end of the movie world as we know it

Matt Damon talks about playing legendary auto designer Carroll Shelby in the new racing movie.

After showcasing independent black films for 15 years, ReelBlack screens its last

ReelBlack’s founder, Michael Dennis, a filmmaker himself, said that finding spaces to host the screenings has become a challenge and that independent film series like ReelBlack now face competition from streaming services like Netflix.

Kevin Smith planned to shoot a movie in the Philly area. The film fell apart, but inspired his next one.

"We’ve got a Jay and Silent Bob movie where, if you’re not careful, you might actually roll a tear," the director said.

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