Everyone who reads this site knows of my irrational love of the Step Up franchise. I love the bushy haired kid, sue me. On Tuesday, January 30, moviegoers everywhere are invited to experience the magic of the original Step Up film as it returns to the big screen for one night, paired with the premiere of the highly anticipated new YouTube Red Original series Step Up: High Water.
Animation Is Film announced today the preliminary competition line-up and jury for its inaugural edition. The Festival will present a selection of new animated feature films from Asia, Europe, South America and North America, with both juried and audience prizes. The full festival line-up will be announced and tickets will be on sale starting September 20 at animationisfilm.com.
The festival launches October 20-22 at the TCL Chinese 6 Theater in Hollywood. The Festival will present a highly selective showcase of animated films from around the world, plus red carpet, filmmaker Q&As, special events, receptions, and both juried and audience awards.
On Hayao Miyazaki’s birthday, GKIDS and Fathom Events will celebrate by bringing the acclaimed director’s masterpiece, Princess Mononke, back to select American theaters for two nights: January 5, 2017 (with English dubbed) and January 9, 2017 (in the original Japanese with English subtitles).
The 2016 Doctor Who Christmas Special, The Return of Doctor Mysterioso, will have a two-night theatrical run – featuring exclusive bonus features – on December 27 & 29.
Doctor Who: The Return of Doctor Mysterioso features the Whovian take on superheroes and will air on BBC America on christmas Day – but the theatrical run will include featurettes A New Kind of Superhero and Doctor Who Extra.
The special screenings are made possible by the team of BBC Worldwide North America and Fathom Events. Follow the break for details.
The long lost Doctor Who six-part series – recreated in animated form based on original audio, surviving photos and film clips – will be making a one-night only theatrical appearance on Monday, November 14 (7 pm local time).
This special event is presented by BBC America and Fathom Events. Tickets will go on sale on Friday, October 14th at 10am ET. Follow the jump for details.
Doctor Who: Power of the Daleks will premiere on BBC America on Saturday, November 19th (8:25/7:25C). For details and a teaser trailer, read on.