Movies Coming June 2014


Release Date: June 6, 2014 (limited)
Studio: Drafthouse Films
Director: Alex van Warmerdam
Screenwriter: Alex van Warmerdam
Starring: Jan Bijvoet, Hadewych Minis, Jeroen Perceval, Sara Hjort Ditlevsen, Eva van de Wijdeven, Annet Malherbe, Tom Dewispelaere, Alex van Warmerdam
Genre: Thriller
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Movies Coming May 2014

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Release Date: May 1, 2014 (3D/2D theaters and IMAX 3D, p.m. screenings)
Studio: Columbia Pictures (Sony)
Director: Marc Webb
Screenwriter: Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Jeff Pinkner
Starring: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Campbell Scott, Embeth Davidtz, Colm Feore, Paul Giamatti, Sally Field, B.J. Novak
Genre: Action, Adventure

Julianne & Derek Hough To Appear Live On Stage

Superstar siblings Julianne and Derek Hough will star in their own all-new dance production, MOVE LIVE ON TOUR, onstage across North America beginning May 28 through July, 2014.  The tour will make two stops in Pennsylvania – Friday, June 20 at Tower Theater and Wednesday, June 25 at Sands Bethlehem Event Center. MOVE LIVE ON TOUR will (more...)

Movies Coming April 2014

Dom Hemingway

Release Date: April 2, 2014 Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures Director: Richard Shepard Screenwriter: Richard Shepard Starring: Jude Law, Richard E. Grant, Demian Bechir, Emilia Clarke Genre: Comedy, Drama Preview Trailer Plot Summary: Jude Law plays Dom Hemingway, a larger-than-life safecracker with a loose fuse who is funny, profane, and dangerous. After twelve years in (more...)

Movies Coming March 2014

Particle Fever

Release Date: March 5, 2014 (limited) Studio: BOND360, Abramorama Director: Mark Levinson Screenwriter: Savas Dimopoulos, Nima Arkani-Hamed, Fabiola Gianotti, Monica Dunford, Martin Aleksa, Mike Lamont Starring: Not Available Genre: Documentary Preview Trailer Plot Summary: Imagine being able to watch as Edison turned on the first light bulb, or as Franklin received his first jolt (more...)

Movies Coming February 2014


Release Date: February 4, 2014 Studio: Anchor Bay Films Director: Mark Jones Screenwriter: Mark Jones, Sadie Katz Starring: AnnaLynne McCord, Billy Zane, Viva Bianca Genre: Horror, Thriller Preview Trailer Plot Summary: Sadie (AnnaLynne McCord) and Kevin (Billy Zane) have decided to spend a romantic weekend together at his lake house. But when an unexpected – (more...)

Movies Coming January 2014

The Best Offer

Release Date: January 1, 2014 Studio: IFC Films Director: Giuseppe Tornatore Screenwriter: Giuseppe Tornatore Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Jim Sturgess, Donald Sutherland, Sylvia Hoeks Genre: Drama Preview Trailer

Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones

Release Date: January 2, 2014 Studio: Paramount Pictures Director: Christopher Landon Screenwriter: Christopher Landon Starring: Richard Cabral, Carlos Pratts, Eddie J. Fernandez, Jorge Diaz, David Fernandez (more...)

Léger: Modern Art and the Metropolis

Dorrance Galleries October 14, 2013-January 5, 2014 This multimedia exhibition comprising 179 works, including loans from public and private collections in Europe and the United States, unites The City, a major work of 1919 by the French painter Fernand Léger (1881–1955) with other important (more...)

PA Film & Television Production Tax Credit to Remain Fully Funded at $60 Million

Governor Tom Corbett signed the new state budget on June 30, thus continuing the Pennsylvania Film and Television Production Tax Credit program at its fully funded amount of $60 million plus the ability to obtain current awards from the next three fiscal years. First established in 2004, Pennsylvania’s sustained support (more...)

Road Trip USA

The lure of the open road is a favorite theme in U.S. popular culture. Immortalized in literature, music and film, the so-called Great American Road Trip is a rite of passage for youth seeking adventure and is also a popular vacation choice for families. Traversing the United States (more...)

Pennsylvania Film Tax Credit Program

Led by Sen. Lisa Boscola (D-Northampton) and Rep. Mike Sturla (D-Lancaster), the Senate and House Democratic Policy committees today held a joint hearing to discuss Pennsylvania’s film tax credit program and its affect on the state’s film and television industry. “Jobs and economic development (more...)

Fourth Annual New Hope Pennsylvania Film Festival

New Hope Film Festival, touted as the “emerging Sundance  East” in a June 2012 article in The Huffington Post, is excited to announce our Official Selections for the 2013 Fourth Annual Festival that will be held July 12– 21 in New Hope and Doylestown, Pennsylvania. The judges selected 111 official selections (more...)

The Digital Revolution

Steven Ascher Author bio: Steven Ascher is an Academy-Award nominated director whose films include Troublesome Creek (winner of the Sundance Grand Jury Prize), So Much So Fast, and Raising Renee.  He is author of The Filmmaker’s Handbook, a Comprehensive Guide for the Digital Age, a bestselling text. In the history of motion (more...)

Short Film Gives Insight To Child Abduction

Senior thesis film in production after  winning swift fund grant. A piece set in a suburban 1990’s home, CLOUDED brings the implications of child abduction to light.  CLOUDED follows Rae, 8-years-old, who seeks comfort in her toys and unfamiliar surroundings in the aftermath of a traumatizing kidnapping. After finding a (more...)

Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia Names 2013 Finalists

Finalists with innovative ideas include visual and performing artists, citywide festivals, multidisciplinary collaborations and more he John S. and James L. Knight Foundation today announced 69 finalists for the 2013 Knight Arts Challenge, a contest funding the best ideas for engaging and enriching Philadelphia through the arts. Emerging from (more...)