Martin Scorsese Will Shoot Killers of the Flower Moon This Winter

Killers of the Flower Moon will be Robert De Niro’s tenth collaboration with Martin Scorsese, a partnership that began in 1973 with the American crime film Mean Streets. Over the decades that followed De Niro and Scorsese have given us some truly cinematic greats including Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, The King of Comedy, and Goodfellas. […]

Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon Goes to Apple, Will Debut in Theaters

While Scorsese started his career with small-budget, gritty studies of characters battling inner demons while living violent lives, lately he has been focussing more on quasi-historical versions of the American dream hijacked by men with questionable characters. Gangs of New York, Wolf of Wall Street, The Irishman and The Aviator were all movies that fall […]

Judge Will Clarify Whether Many Musicians Can Later Reclaim Rights From Record Labels

In the meantime, Kaplan’s opinion (read here) also provides a win for suing musicians on the topic of gap grants, meaning instances where works were produced after 1978 in accordance with contracts signed before then. There’s two separate termination sections of the Copyright Act (one for newer works, one for older works) that taken together […]

San Quentin coronavirus disaster exposes a dangerous road to ‘herd immunity’

Gov. Gavin Newsom last week said he’s anticipating a new wave of disease in the fall — and is hoping that coronavirus disease transmission falls before the flu season hits. Newsom’s Health and Human Services Agency secretary, Dr. Mark Ghaly, also spoke last week about second and third waves of disease.

LEADING OFF: Blackmon hitting .500; Clevinger, Plesac halted

Musgrove (0-3, 6.75 ERA) is out with trouble in his right tricpes. The Pirates’ parade of sidelined pitchers includes starter Mitch Keller and relievers Nick Burdi, Clay Holmes, Michael Feliz and Kyle Crick. Not on the list is closer Keone Kela, who has yet to pitch this season after testing positive for COVID-19.