Welcome to The Flick Chicks The Flick Chicks - Movie reviews, ratings, feature stories from women film critics and the latest cinema studio news about upcoming feature films. http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php 2018-06-22T16:20:48+00:00 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management Won't You Be My Neighbor 2018-06-16T19:21:44+00:00 2018-06-16T19:21:44+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/jacqueline-monahans-movie-reviews/1781-won-t-you-be-my-neighbor Jacqueline Monahan jaxn8r@msn.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="5 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/5_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="5 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/5_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> UNIVERSAL PICTURES GIFTS FANS WITH FREE TICKETS TO EXCLUSIVE “SPRING-FLING” SCREENINGS OF BLOCKERS 2018-03-29T19:19:42+00:00 2018-03-29T19:19:42+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-news/1780-universal-pictures-gifts-fans-with-free-tickets-to-exclusive-spring-fling-screenings-of-blockers Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><h3>UNIVERSAL PICTURES GIFTS FANS WITH FREE TICKETS TO EXCLUSIVE “SPRING-FLING” SCREENINGS OF BLOCKERS</h3> <p>Offer Valid at 100 Theaters in 50 Cities Across the U.S. on Wednesday, April 4<br />Guests of 7:00 P.M. Screenings of the Comedy Will Be Among the First to Experience the South-by-Southwest Sensation<br /><br />Universal City, CA, March 29, 2018—Universal Pictures, director Kay Cannon and the cast of Blockers, today announced that free “Spring-Fling” screenings of the new comedy will be offered on Wednesday, April 4, at 100 theater locations across 50 cities in the U.S. Guests who go to <a href="http://www.BlockersSpringFling.com">www.BlockersSpringFling.com</a> and RSVP for a ticket—at participating locations—will be given one free admission to the 7:00 p.m. showing, up to theater capacity.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><h3>UNIVERSAL PICTURES GIFTS FANS WITH FREE TICKETS TO EXCLUSIVE “SPRING-FLING” SCREENINGS OF BLOCKERS</h3> <p>Offer Valid at 100 Theaters in 50 Cities Across the U.S. on Wednesday, April 4<br />Guests of 7:00 P.M. Screenings of the Comedy Will Be Among the First to Experience the South-by-Southwest Sensation<br /><br />Universal City, CA, March 29, 2018—Universal Pictures, director Kay Cannon and the cast of Blockers, today announced that free “Spring-Fling” screenings of the new comedy will be offered on Wednesday, April 4, at 100 theater locations across 50 cities in the U.S. Guests who go to <a href="http://www.BlockersSpringFling.com">www.BlockersSpringFling.com</a> and RSVP for a ticket—at participating locations—will be given one free admission to the 7:00 p.m. showing, up to theater capacity.</p> </div> PRODUCTION UNDERWAY ON MARVEL STUDIOS’ “CAPTAIN MARVEL” 2018-03-29T19:06:07+00:00 2018-03-29T19:06:07+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-news/1779-production-underway-on-marvel-studios-captain-marvel Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><h3>PRODUCTION UNDERWAY ON&nbsp;MARVEL STUDIOS’ “CAPTAIN MARVEL”</h3> <h4>PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY HAS BEGUN IN LOS ANGELES FOR MARCH 8, 2019 RELEASE</h4> <p>LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (March 26, 2018) – Marvel Studios has begun principal photography in Los Angeles, California, on its newest film, “Captain Marvel.” The production is shooting in and around the greater Los Angeles area, which will also serve as the production base for the film. The production will also shoot on location in Fresno, California, as well as locations in Louisiana, including Baton Rouge and New Orleans.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><h3>PRODUCTION UNDERWAY ON&nbsp;MARVEL STUDIOS’ “CAPTAIN MARVEL”</h3> <h4>PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHY HAS BEGUN IN LOS ANGELES FOR MARCH 8, 2019 RELEASE</h4> <p>LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (March 26, 2018) – Marvel Studios has begun principal photography in Los Angeles, California, on its newest film, “Captain Marvel.” The production is shooting in and around the greater Los Angeles area, which will also serve as the production base for the film. The production will also shoot on location in Fresno, California, as well as locations in Louisiana, including Baton Rouge and New Orleans.</p> </div> PRODUCTION HAS STARTED ON DISNEY’S EXHILERATING ADVENTURE “ARTEMIS FOWL” 2018-03-29T18:19:05+00:00 2018-03-29T18:19:05+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-news/1778-production-has-started-on-disney-s-exhilerating-adventure-artemis-fowl Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p>PRODUCTION HAS STARTED ON DISNEY’S EXHILERATING ADVENTURE “ARTEMIS FOWL”</p> <p>KENNETH BRANAGH DIRECTS FROM A SCREENPLAY BY CONOR McPHERSON</p> <p>LONDON (March 12, 2018) – Based on the first book of Eoin Colfer's best-selling series of the same name, and directed by Kenneth Branagh, Disney’s “Artemis Fowl”has begun principal photography and will film in England, Northern Ireland and Ho Chi Minh City. The book was adapted for the screen by award-winning playwright Conor McPherson.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p>PRODUCTION HAS STARTED ON DISNEY’S EXHILERATING ADVENTURE “ARTEMIS FOWL”</p> <p>KENNETH BRANAGH DIRECTS FROM A SCREENPLAY BY CONOR McPHERSON</p> <p>LONDON (March 12, 2018) – Based on the first book of Eoin Colfer's best-selling series of the same name, and directed by Kenneth Branagh, Disney’s “Artemis Fowl”has begun principal photography and will film in England, Northern Ireland and Ho Chi Minh City. The book was adapted for the screen by award-winning playwright Conor McPherson.</p> </div> A Wrinkle in Time | Storm Reid, Deric McCabe, Chris Pine, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Reese Witherspoon, Oprah Winfrey, Mindy Kaling | Review 2018-03-08T21:33:43+00:00 2018-03-08T21:33:43+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/judys-movie-reviews-alphabetical/1777-a-wrinkle-in-time-storm-reid-deric-mccabe-chris-pine-gugu-mbatha-raw-reese-witherspoon-oprah-winfrey-mindy-kaling-review Stephen Thorburn theflickchicks@theflickchicks.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is MEDIOCRE" src="images/stories/3sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_MEDIOCRE.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is MEDIOCRE" src="images/stories/3sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_MEDIOCRE.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> A Wrinkle in Time | Storm Reid, Deric McCabe, Chris Pine, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Reese Witherspoon, Oprah Winfrey, Mindy Kaling, | Review 2018-03-08T21:19:51+00:00 2018-03-08T21:19:51+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/jacqueline-monahans-movie-reviews/1776-a-wrinkle-in-time-storm-reid-deric-mccabe-chris-pine-gugu-mbatha-raw-reese-witherspoon-oprah-winfrey-mindy-kaling-review Jacqueline Monahan jaxn8r@msn.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/3_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/3_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> Phantom Thread 2018-02-22T22:38:53+00:00 2018-02-22T22:38:53+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/judys-movie-reviews-alphabetical/1775-phantom-thread Judy Thorburn kreatia@aol.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="2sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is BAD" src="images/stories/2sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_BAD.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="2sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is BAD" src="images/stories/2sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_BAD.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> Black Panther 2018-02-22T22:30:01+00:00 2018-02-22T22:30:01+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/jacqueline-monahans-movie-reviews/1774-black-panther Jacqueline Monahan jaxn8r@msn.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="4 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/4_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="4 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/4_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> WIM WENDERS’ DOCUMENTARY FEATURE POPE FRANCIS - A MAN OF HIS WORD SET FOR MAY 18, 2018 2018-02-15T18:41:46+00:00 2018-02-15T18:41:46+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-news/1773-wim-wenders-documentary-feature-pope-francis-a-man-of-his-word-set-for-may-18-2018 Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><h3>WIM WENDERS’ DOCUMENTARY FEATURE POPE FRANCIS - A MAN OF HIS WORD SET FOR MAY 18, 2018 U.S. RELEASE BY FOCUS FEATURES</h3> <p>LOS ANGELES, Wednesday, February 14, 2018 – Focus Features has announced Wim Wender’s Pope Francis - A Man of His Word will open domestically in the U.S. on May 18, 2018.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><h3>WIM WENDERS’ DOCUMENTARY FEATURE POPE FRANCIS - A MAN OF HIS WORD SET FOR MAY 18, 2018 U.S. RELEASE BY FOCUS FEATURES</h3> <p>LOS ANGELES, Wednesday, February 14, 2018 – Focus Features has announced Wim Wender’s Pope Francis - A Man of His Word will open domestically in the U.S. on May 18, 2018.</p> </div> 2018 Golden Globe Winners 2018-01-31T16:35:47+00:00 2018-01-31T16:35:47+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/golden-globes-articles/1772-2018-golden-globe-winners Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><h3>The 2018 Golden Globe Winners</h3> <h4>Here is the complete list:</h4> </div> <div class="feed-description"><h3>The 2018 Golden Globe Winners</h3> <h4>Here is the complete list:</h4> </div> Darkest Hour 2018-01-02T07:00:27+00:00 2018-01-02T07:00:27+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/judys-movie-reviews-alphabetical/1771-darkest-hour Judy Thorburn kreatia@aol.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="5sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is EXCELLENT" src="images/stories/5sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_EXCELLENT.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="5sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is EXCELLENT" src="images/stories/5sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_EXCELLENT.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> THE WOMEN FILM CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDS 2017 2017-12-30T23:20:37+00:00 2017-12-30T23:20:37+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/women-film-critics-circle/1770-the-women-film-critics-circle-awards-2017 Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p>THE WOMEN FILM CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDS 2017</p> <p>Here is the full list:</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p>THE WOMEN FILM CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDS 2017</p> <p>Here is the full list:</p> </div> "THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI" TOPS 2017 NEVADA FILM CRITICS SOCIETY AWARDS 2017-12-22T16:41:32+00:00 2017-12-22T16:41:32+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/nevada-film-critics-society-awards/1769-three-billboards-outside-ebbing-missouri-tops-2017-nevada-film-critics-society-awards Stephen Thorburn theflickchicks@theflickchicks.com <div class="feed-description"><h4>"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" Tops 2017 Nevada Film Critics Society Awards</h4> <p>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, which chronicles the unflinching attempts of a determined mother to find and arrest the culprit in her daughter's unsolved murder, was named Best Film of 2017 by The Nevada Film Critics Society. The movie won a total of three awards including Sam Rockwell for Best Supporting Actor and Martin McDonagh for Best Original Screenplay. &nbsp;In other major awards, &nbsp;Sally Hawkins was chosen Best Actress for The Shape of Water, and tied for Best Actor were Gary Oldman for Darkest Hour and James Franco for The Disaster Artist.</p> <p>Below is the complete list of winners in each category:</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><h4>"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" Tops 2017 Nevada Film Critics Society Awards</h4> <p>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, which chronicles the unflinching attempts of a determined mother to find and arrest the culprit in her daughter's unsolved murder, was named Best Film of 2017 by The Nevada Film Critics Society. The movie won a total of three awards including Sam Rockwell for Best Supporting Actor and Martin McDonagh for Best Original Screenplay. &nbsp;In other major awards, &nbsp;Sally Hawkins was chosen Best Actress for The Shape of Water, and tied for Best Actor were Gary Oldman for Darkest Hour and James Franco for The Disaster Artist.</p> <p>Below is the complete list of winners in each category:</p> </div> Downsizing 2017-12-22T08:21:28+00:00 2017-12-22T08:21:28+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/judys-movie-reviews-alphabetical/1768-downsizing Judy Thorburn kreatia@aol.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is MEDIOCRE" src="images/stories/3sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_MEDIOCRE.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is MEDIOCRE" src="images/stories/3sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_MEDIOCRE.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> Justice League IMAX 2017-11-19T20:19:03+00:00 2017-11-19T20:19:03+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/jacqueline-monahans-movie-reviews/1762-justice-league-imax Jacqueline Monahan jaxn8r@msn.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="4 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/4_Chicks_Small.jpg" height="25" width="108" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="4 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/4_Chicks_Small.jpg" height="25" width="108" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> Thor: Ragnarok 3-D 2017-11-04T21:20:07+00:00 2017-11-04T21:20:07+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/jacqueline-monahans-movie-reviews/1761-thor-ragnarok-3-d Jacqueline Monahan jaxn8r@msn.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/4_Chicks_Small.jpg" alt="4 Chicks Small" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img src="images/stories/4_Chicks_Small.jpg" alt="4 Chicks Small" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> Thor: Ragnarok 2017-11-02T04:30:03+00:00 2017-11-02T04:30:03+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/judys-movie-reviews-alphabetical/1760-thor-ragnarok Judy Thorburn kreatia@aol.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is MEDIOCRE" src="images/stories/3sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_MEDIOCRE.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is MEDIOCRE" src="images/stories/3sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_MEDIOCRE.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> Alien: Covenant | Michael Fassbender, Kathryn Waterston, Billy Crudup, Guy Pearce, James Franco | Review 2017-05-21T18:52:23+00:00 2017-05-21T18:52:23+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/jacqueline-monahans-movie-reviews/1756-alien-covenant-michael-fassbender-kathryn-waterston-billy-crudup-guy-pearce-james-franco-review Jacqueline Monahan jaxn8r@msn.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/3_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="3 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/3_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 2017-05-04T18:59:46+00:00 2017-05-04T18:59:46+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/judys-movie-reviews-alphabetical/1754-guardians-of-the-galaxy-vol-2 Judy Thorburn kreatia@aol.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="4sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is GOOD" src="images/stories/4sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_GOOD.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="4sm The Flick Chicks movie rating for this film is GOOD" src="images/stories/4sm_The_Flick_Chicks_movie_rating_for_this_film_is_GOOD.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> </strong><strong> Judy Thorburn</strong></p> </div> Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 2017-05-05T15:45:47+00:00 2017-05-05T15:45:47+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/movie-reviews-sp-1715703924/jacqueline-monahans-movie-reviews/1755-guardians-of-the-galaxy-vol-2 Jacqueline Monahan jaxn8r@msn.com <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="4 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/4_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><img alt="4 Chicks Small" src="images/stories/4_Chicks_Small.jpg" width="108" height="25" /><strong> Jacqueline Monahan</strong></p> </div> CinemaCon 2017 Showcases Studio Presentations and Top Film Talent 2017-04-08T17:32:35+00:00 2017-04-08T17:32:35+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/feature-articles/judy-thorburn/1753-cinemacon-2017-showcases-studio-presentations-and-top-film-talent Judy Thorburn kreatia@aol.com <div class="feed-description"><h2>CinemaCon 2017 Showcases Studio Presentations and Top Film Talent</h2> <p>Caesars Palace hosted CinemaCon 2017, the official convention of NATO (National Theater Owners Convention) from Monday, March 27 through Thursday, March 30. For attendees, highlights of this annual 4 day event, which celebrates the movie going experience and brings together theater&nbsp; owners and managers with movie studios, distributors and vendors and the latest technological innovations, was getting to experience live, in person, appearances by some of the biggest stars and filmmakers in the business. And this year was no exception.</p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><h2>CinemaCon 2017 Showcases Studio Presentations and Top Film Talent</h2> <p>Caesars Palace hosted CinemaCon 2017, the official convention of NATO (National Theater Owners Convention) from Monday, March 27 through Thursday, March 30. For attendees, highlights of this annual 4 day event, which celebrates the movie going experience and brings together theater&nbsp; owners and managers with movie studios, distributors and vendors and the latest technological innovations, was getting to experience live, in person, appearances by some of the biggest stars and filmmakers in the business. And this year was no exception.</p> </div> Caesar Invades Vegas and Takes Over Caesars Palace Las Vegas with a major show-stopping visual effect! 2017-04-03T18:08:30+00:00 2017-04-03T18:08:30+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1752-caesar-invades-vegas-and-takes-over-caesars-palace-las-vegas-with-a-major-show-stopping-visual-effect Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p><b><span style="font-size: 11pt;">Caesar Invades Vegas and Takes Over Caesars Palace Las Vegas with a major show-stopping visual effect!</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><img src="images/stories/Judy_Thorburn/CinemaCon_2017/War_for_the_Planet_of_the_Apes_Las_Vegas_2.jpg" alt="War for the Planet of the Apes Las Vegas 2" width="600" height="401" /></span> <br /></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;">In anticipation of a brand new trailer that launched on March 31st,&nbsp;projections of Caesar, the title character of <b>WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES</b>, and a special image created by <b>Shepard Fairey</b> in collaboration with Studio One took over Caesars Palace.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p><b><span style="font-size: 11pt;">Caesar Invades Vegas and Takes Over Caesars Palace Las Vegas with a major show-stopping visual effect!</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><img src="images/stories/Judy_Thorburn/CinemaCon_2017/War_for_the_Planet_of_the_Apes_Las_Vegas_2.jpg" alt="War for the Planet of the Apes Las Vegas 2" width="600" height="401" /></span> <br /></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt;">In anticipation of a brand new trailer that launched on March 31st,&nbsp;projections of Caesar, the title character of <b>WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES</b>, and a special image created by <b>Shepard Fairey</b> in collaboration with Studio One took over Caesars Palace.</span></p> </div> CHRIS MELEDANDRI OF ILLUMINATION TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON® PRODUCER OF THE YEAR AWARD” 2017-03-24T03:56:13+00:00 2017-03-24T03:56:13+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1751-chris-meledandri-of-illumination-to-receive-cinemacon-producer-of-the-year-award Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">CHRIS MELEDANDRI OF ILLUMINATION TO RECEIVE “</span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">CINEMACON<sup>®</sup> </span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">PRODUCER OF THE YEAR AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">ILLUMINATION AND UNIVERSAL PICTURES’ “DESPICABLE ME 3” ARRIVES IN THEATERS ON JUNE 30, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (February 28, 2017) – Chris Meledandri,</span> <span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">the Academy Award<sup>®</sup>-nominated founder and CEO of Illumination, who is responsible for the hugely successful “Despicable Me,” “Ice Age” and animated Dr. Seuss franchises, which have grossed more than $7 billion worldwide, will receive the “CinemaCon<sup>® </sup>Producer of the Year Award,” it was announced today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">CHRIS MELEDANDRI OF ILLUMINATION TO RECEIVE “</span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">CINEMACON<sup>®</sup> </span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">PRODUCER OF THE YEAR AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">ILLUMINATION AND UNIVERSAL PICTURES’ “DESPICABLE ME 3” ARRIVES IN THEATERS ON JUNE 30, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (February 28, 2017) – Chris Meledandri,</span> <span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">the Academy Award<sup>®</sup>-nominated founder and CEO of Illumination, who is responsible for the hugely successful “Despicable Me,” “Ice Age” and animated Dr. Seuss franchises, which have grossed more than $7 billion worldwide, will receive the “CinemaCon<sup>® </sup>Producer of the Year Award,” it was announced today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> BRENTON THWAITES TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMER OF THE YEAR” 2017-03-24T03:53:31+00:00 2017-03-24T03:53:31+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1750-brenton-thwaites-to-receive-cinemacon-breakthrough-performer-of-the-year Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">BRENTON THWAITES TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMER OF THE YEAR”</span><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> <br /></span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 13pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">“PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES” TO BE RELEASED BY WALT DISNEY PICTURES ON MAY 26, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 2, 2017) – Brenton Thwaites</span><span style="font-size: 13pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> </span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">will receive the “CinemaCon Breakthrough Performer of the Year Award,” it was announced today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon.</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> </span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Thwaites will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">BRENTON THWAITES TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMER OF THE YEAR”</span><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> <br /></span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 13pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">“PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES” TO BE RELEASED BY WALT DISNEY PICTURES ON MAY 26, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 2, 2017) – Brenton Thwaites</span><span style="font-size: 13pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> </span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">will receive the “CinemaCon Breakthrough Performer of the Year Award,” it was announced today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon.</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> </span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Thwaites will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> GOLDIE HAWN TO RECEIVE “2017 CINEMA ICON AWARD” 2017-03-24T03:50:53+00:00 2017-03-24T03:50:53+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1749-goldie-hawn-to-receive-2017-cinema-icon-award Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">GOLDIE HAWN TO RECEIVE “2017 CINEMA ICON AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">PLUS HAWN IS TEAMING UP WITH AMY SCHUMER FOR A RETURN TO THE BIG SCREEN IN 20<sup>th</sup> CENTURY FOX’S “SNATCHED” IN THEATERS MAY 12, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 7, 2017) – Academy Award winner Goldie Hawn will receive the prestigious “Cinema Icon Award” at CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) held March 27-30 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Hawn will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony Thursday, March 30 hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon. Previous winners of this esteemed award include Morgan Freeman, Susan Sarandon, Michelle Pfeiffer and Kevin Costner. The announcement was made today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">GOLDIE HAWN TO RECEIVE “2017 CINEMA ICON AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">PLUS HAWN IS TEAMING UP WITH AMY SCHUMER FOR A RETURN TO THE BIG SCREEN IN 20<sup>th</sup> CENTURY FOX’S “SNATCHED” IN THEATERS MAY 12, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 7, 2017) – Academy Award winner Goldie Hawn will receive the prestigious “Cinema Icon Award” at CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) held March 27-30 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Hawn will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony Thursday, March 30 hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon. Previous winners of this esteemed award include Morgan Freeman, Susan Sarandon, Michelle Pfeiffer and Kevin Costner. The announcement was made today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> ANSEL ELGORT TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON® MALE STAR OF TOMORROW AWARD” 2017-03-24T03:47:07+00:00 2017-03-24T03:47:07+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1748-ansel-elgort-to-receive-cinemacon-male-star-of-tomorrow-award Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">ANSEL ELGORT TO RECEIVE “</span></b><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">CINEMACON<sup>®</sup> </span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">MALE STAR OF TOMORROW AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">TRISTAR PICTURES TO RELEASE “BABY DRIVER” ON AUGUST 11, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 9, 2017) – Ansel Elgort</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> will receive the “CinemaCon<sup>® </sup>Male Star of Tomorrow Award,” <span style="color: black;">it was announced today by CinemaCon Managing Director, Mitch Neuhauser. </span>CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Elgort will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">ANSEL ELGORT TO RECEIVE “</span></b><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">CINEMACON<sup>®</sup> </span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">MALE STAR OF TOMORROW AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">TRISTAR PICTURES TO RELEASE “BABY DRIVER” ON AUGUST 11, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 9, 2017) – Ansel Elgort</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> will receive the “CinemaCon<sup>® </sup>Male Star of Tomorrow Award,” <span style="color: black;">it was announced today by CinemaCon Managing Director, Mitch Neuhauser. </span>CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Elgort will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> JOHN CENA TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON ACTION STAR OF THE YEAR” 2017-03-24T03:43:09+00:00 2017-03-24T03:43:09+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1747-john-cena-to-receive-cinemacon-action-star-of-the-year Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">JOHN CENA TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON ACTION STAR OF THE YEAR”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 13pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">“THE WALL” TO BE RELEASED BY AMAZON STUDIOS AND ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS ON MAY 12, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 13, 2017) – John Cena</span><span style="font-size: 13pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> </span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">will receive the “CinemaCon Action Star of the Year Award,” it was announced today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon.</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> </span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Cena will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">JOHN CENA TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON ACTION STAR OF THE YEAR”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 13pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">“THE WALL” TO BE RELEASED BY AMAZON STUDIOS AND ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS ON MAY 12, 2017</span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 13, 2017) – John Cena</span><span style="font-size: 13pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> </span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">will receive the “CinemaCon Action Star of the Year Award,” it was announced today by Mitch Neuhauser, Managing Director of CinemaCon.</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> </span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Cena will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> SALMA HAYEK TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON® VANGUARD AWARD” 2017-03-24T03:41:04+00:00 2017-03-24T03:41:04+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1746-salma-hayek-to-receive-cinemacon-vanguard-award Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; text-align: center; line-height: normal;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">SALMA HAYEK TO RECEIVE “</span></b><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">CINEMACON<sup>®</sup> </span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">VANGUARD AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; text-align: center; line-height: normal;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">LIONSGATE TO SCREEN “THE HITMAN’S BODYGUARD” AT CINEMACON, RELEASING IN THEATRES ON AUGUST 18, 2017</span></b></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; text-align: center; line-height: normal;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">HAYEK TO ALSO STAR IN PANTELION FILMS “HOW TO BE A LATIN LOVER,” RELEASING IN THEATRES ON APRIL 28, 2017</span></b></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 15, 2017) –</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> Academy Award<sup>®</sup> nominee Salma Hayek will receive the “CinemaCon<sup>®&nbsp; </sup>Vanguard Award,” <span style="color: black;">it was announced today by CinemaCon Managing Director, Mitch Neuhauser. </span>CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Hayek will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; text-align: center; line-height: normal;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">SALMA HAYEK TO RECEIVE “</span></b><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">CINEMACON<sup>®</sup> </span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">VANGUARD AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; text-align: center; line-height: normal;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">LIONSGATE TO SCREEN “THE HITMAN’S BODYGUARD” AT CINEMACON, RELEASING IN THEATRES ON AUGUST 18, 2017</span></b></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; text-align: center; line-height: normal;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">HAYEK TO ALSO STAR IN PANTELION FILMS “HOW TO BE A LATIN LOVER,” RELEASING IN THEATRES ON APRIL 28, 2017</span></b></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 15, 2017) –</span><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> Academy Award<sup>®</sup> nominee Salma Hayek will receive the “CinemaCon<sup>®&nbsp; </sup>Vanguard Award,” <span style="color: black;">it was announced today by CinemaCon Managing Director, Mitch Neuhauser. </span>CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Hayek will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> SOFIA BOUTELLA TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON® FEMALE STAR OF TOMORROW AWARD” 2017-03-24T03:37:35+00:00 2017-03-24T03:37:35+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1745-sofia-boutella-to-receive-cinemacon-female-star-of-tomorrow-award Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">SOFIA BOUTELLA TO RECEIVE “<span style="color: black;">CINEMACON</span></span></b><b><sup><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">®</span></sup></b><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;"> </span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">FEMALE STAR OF TOMORROW AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">UNIVERSAL PICTURES’ “THE MUMMY” AND&nbsp; FOCUS FEATURES’ “ATOMIC BLONDE” ARRIVE IN THEATERS ON JUNE 9, 2017, AND JULY 28, 2017, RESPECTIVELY </span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 17, 2017) – Sofia Boutella will receive the “CinemaCon<sup>® </sup>Female Star of Tomorrow Award,” it was announced today by CinemaCon Managing Director Mitch Neuhauser. CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO), will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Boutella will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">SOFIA BOUTELLA TO RECEIVE “<span style="color: black;">CINEMACON</span></span></b><b><sup><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;">®</span></sup></b><b><span style="font-size: 15pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: black;"> </span></b><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">FEMALE STAR OF TOMORROW AWARD”</span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">UNIVERSAL PICTURES’ “THE MUMMY” AND&nbsp; FOCUS FEATURES’ “ATOMIC BLONDE” ARRIVE IN THEATERS ON JUNE 9, 2017, AND JULY 28, 2017, RESPECTIVELY </span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 17, 2017) – Sofia Boutella will receive the “CinemaCon<sup>® </sup>Female Star of Tomorrow Award,” it was announced today by CinemaCon Managing Director Mitch Neuhauser. CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO), will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Boutella will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony taking place on<span style="color: #1f497d;"> </span>the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> JORDAN PEELE TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON® DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD” 2017-03-24T03:33:31+00:00 2017-03-24T03:33:31+00:00 http://www.theflickchicks.com/index.php/features-sp-1686761358/cinemacon-articles/1744-jordan-peele-to-receive-cinemacon-director-of-the-year-award Newswire stephent@lasvegasroundtheclock.com <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">JORDAN PEELE TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON<sup><span style="color: black;">®</span></sup> DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD” <br /></span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">PEELE MADE HISTORY BY BECOMING THE FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN WRITER/DIRECTOR TO CROSS $100 MILLION WITH HIS DEBUT FILM, “GET OUT”</span><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> <br /></span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 20, 2017) – Jordan Peele, the breakthrough writer/director of Universal Pictures’ smash “Get Out,” will receive the “CinemaCon® Director of the Year,” it was announced today by CinemaCon Managing Director, Mitch Neuhauser. CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO), will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Peele will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony, which takes place on the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div> <div class="feed-description"><p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">JORDAN PEELE TO RECEIVE “CINEMACON<sup><span style="color: black;">®</span></sup> DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD” <br /></span></b></p> <p style="text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">PEELE MADE HISTORY BY BECOMING THE FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN WRITER/DIRECTOR TO CROSS $100 MILLION WITH HIS DEBUT FILM, “GET OUT”</span><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';"> <br /></span></b></p> <p><span style="font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">WASHINGTON D.C.&nbsp; (March 20, 2017) – Jordan Peele, the breakthrough writer/director of Universal Pictures’ smash “Get Out,” will receive the “CinemaCon® Director of the Year,” it was announced today by CinemaCon Managing Director, Mitch Neuhauser. CinemaCon, the official convention of The National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO), will be held March 27-30, 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Peele will be presented with this special honor at the “CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards” ceremony, which takes place on the evening of Thursday, March 30, at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, hosted by the Coca-Cola Company, the official presenting sponsor of CinemaCon.</span></p> </div>