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Steve McQueen says people ‘pulled out’ of ’12 Years a Slave’ because they didn’t think it would make money. It went on to make $187 million.

British artist and filmmaker Steve McQueen told Insider that both “Moonlight” and “Selma” were made as a direct result of “12 Years a Slave’s” financial success. McQueen said that he was told by people within the industry that “movies with Black leads do not travel” and therefore his movie would […]
Steve McQueen says people ‘pulled out’ of ’12 Years a Slave’ because they didn’t think it would make money. It went on to make $187 million.
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Pro acting coach breaks down 16 good and bad kissing scenes in movies

In this episode of “Good & Bad Acting,” New York City acting coach Marishka S. Phillips deconstructs the hits and misses of 16 movie kisses, discussing where the actors went right and wrong in their performances. Phillips reviews kissing scenes in a variety of film genres, ranging from Ashton Sanders […]
Pro acting coach breaks down 16 good and bad kissing scenes in movies
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The 14 best movies featuring LGBTQ stories you can watch on Netflix right now

Netflix has a great selection of movies that focus on an LGBTQ story. They include Oscar-winning films like “Philadelphia,” “The Danish Girl,” and best picture winner “Moonlight.” They also include Netflix originals like “I Am Jonas,” and international movies like “Blue is the Warmest Colour.” The genres of the movies […]
The 14 best movies featuring LGBTQ stories you can watch on Netflix right now
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The infamous “La La Land” and “Moonlight” Oscars mix-up is a prime example of how prioritising doing over thinking can destroy workplaces

David Marquet, a top graduate of the US Naval Academy, commanded the nuclear-powered, fast-attack submarine USS Santa Fe from 1999 to 2001. Since retiring from the Navy, he has worked with businesses nationwide as a leadership consultant and gives presentations around the world about his acclaimed first book, “Turn the […]
The infamous “La La Land” and “Moonlight” Oscars mix-up is a prime example of how prioritising doing over thinking can destroy workplaces
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The 17 movies coming to Netflix in May that are worth watching

There are tons of movies to choose from on Netflix – but they aren’t all great, or even good. So we have highlighted the ones worth your time that are coming to the streaming service this month. And in a rarity, there are actually a lot of worthy titles coming […]
The 17 movies coming to Netflix in May that are worth watching
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The 100 best drama movies of all time, according to critics

We ranked the 100 best dramas of all time based on Rotten Tomatoes’ adjusted score. The adjusted score is based on a weighted formula that gives newer movies an advantage. The list includes classics like “Citizen Kane,” recent Oscar winners like “Moonlight,” and blockbusters like “Black Panther.” Visit Business Insider’s […]
The 100 best drama movies of all time, according to critics
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11 rising cinematographers taking over Hollywood

If the director is the most important crew member on set, in most cases the cinematographer is the second-most important. A skilled director of photography can turn a mediocre movie suddenly into a critical darling or a good movie into an Oscar contender. But unlike directors, who can have a […]
11 rising cinematographers taking over Hollywood