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Oscar Nominee Chris Sanders Tackles Live Action Mixed with Animation in The Call of the Wild

If you’re not sure of his name, you definitely know his work. Every movie Chris Sanders has directed, has been nominated for an Academy Award… for Lilo & Stitch (2002), How to Train Your Dragon (2010) and The Croods (2013)… now for the first time in his career he’s directing live action, with some animation.…
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Indigenous Roots and Facing Fears: Cara Gee Stars in The Call of the Wild

Cara Gee stars as Francoise in the new film adaptation of Jack London 1903 novel The Call of the Wild. The Canadian actress works with the Buck [a CGI dog that is performed by a human, you have to read more below!] as she leads a mail-delivery dog sled team with pal Perrault, played by…
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Outdoors, Morals and Making Yourself Useful: Harrison Ford in The Call of the Wild

He’s portrayed iconic characters from Hans Solo in Star Wars, to Indiana Jones, and now Harrison Ford brings the beloved classic novel, The Call of the Wild, from Jack London to the big screen in a feature film with the same name. Risen talked with the rugged actor about his love for the outdoors, how his…
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First Lady: New Feature Film Starring Nancy Stafford

It’s a romantic comedy, and fiction, but what kind of research did you do for the role? In research I was amazed to discover that there have been 9 First Ladies who were not married to the President in our nation’s history! Thomas Jefferson’s daughter, Andrew Jackson’s niece and my favorite, James Buchanan’s niece, Harriet Lane—who captured the imagination of…
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Will Ferrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfus on Lasting Marriages

She’s been married more than 30 years, and he’ll be married 20 years this summer, so it’s safe to say Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell know a thing or two about making their marriages. Both star on-screen in the comedy-drama Downhill which is a remake of the dark Swedish comedy Force Majeure. Dreyfus stars as…
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Country Music Sensation, Billy Ray Cyrus in the hit movie, Like A Country Song

Country Music Sensation Billy Ray Cyrus

Playing It By Ear: The Adaptability of Billy Ray Cyrus Written by Kelli Gillespie Born in Kentucky, Billy Ray Cyrus grew up with a biblical foundation, a love for baseball, and music. While this country boy was hoping to become Johnny Bench and play in the big leagues, little did he know that his dreams…
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Vietnam War Hero William H. Pitsenbarger His True Story Showcased in The Last Full Measure Film

It’s a story that took more than thirty years to unfold, and two decades to bring to the big screen, nowU.S. Air Force Pararescuemen medic William H. Pitsenbarger’s heroic actions are showcased in The Last Full Measure. From his decisions on the battlefield, to the emotions of his family, to the perseverance of his veteran…
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Will He Convert You or Con You? John Ortiz and Stefania LaVie Owen on Netflix Messiah Series

Father-daughter relationships may not be shown quite as much on-screen as say father-son or mother-daughter but with the specific duo played by John Ortiz and Stefania LaVie Owen, we get to see the complexity through the teen years as well as the deep love. Ortiz plays a pastor in Netflix’s Messiah and he’s an integral…
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