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New to Stream: HBO Max December 2020 Highlights

New to Stream: HBO Max December 2020 Highlights HBO Max has unveiled its December 2020 movie and TV highlights, including the highly-anticipated premiere of Wonder Woman 1984 on Christmas Day when the movie flies onto the platform the same day it hits theaters around the country. Next month will also see the debut of the exclusive holiday special My Gift: A Christmas Special from Carrie Underwood, which features the country music superstar performing a combination of beloved traditional favor...
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Full Trailer for 'The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart' Doc

"When you've got brothers singing - it's like an instrument that nobody else can buy." HBO has debuted the full-length trailer for the music documentary The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart, from producer / filmmaker Frank Marshall (directing his first ever doc despite producing many before this). It just premiered at a few film festivals this fall and launches on HBO starting in December. Marshall's The Bee Gees documentary chronicles the triumphs and hurdles of brothers Barry, Mau...
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‘The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart’ Trailer: How Deep Is Your Love for the Trio?

Even if you didn’t grow up during the disco era, you undoubtedly know at least one song by The Bee Gees. The trio of brothers Barry, Maurice & Robin Gibb delivered such hits as “Stayin’ Alive” and “Night Fever” from the hit film Saturday Night Fever, not to mention other classic tunes like “How Deep Is Your Love” and “You Should Be Dancing.” But there’s a lot you probably don’t know about the meteoric rise to fame enjoyed by The Bee Gees, which will be chronicled in a new documentary on HBO, an...
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Musician Biopic Blitz! Timothée Chalamet Bob Dylan Movie Seems to Be On Hold; Wendell Pierce is Playing B.B. King; Alex Winter’s ‘Zappa’; Bee Gees Documentary

Musician biopics are nothing new, but we seem to be experiencing an explosion of them lately – primarily because they tend to be Oscar bait. The Academy just can’t resist going gaga over watching an actor slap on a wig and pretend to be a famous rock star. So it goes! There are a few different musician biopics and documentaries headed our way, and with them comes the following updates. Timothée Chalamet Bob Dylan Biopic On Hold?  James Mangold is set to direct a Bob Dylan biopic starring ...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Documentary, Bob Dylan, Musical, Lucasfilm, Frank Zappa, King, True Story, Gail Zappa, Kenan Thompson, Frank, Wendell Pierce, Dylan, Zappa, Pierce

'The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart' Doc Teaser Trailer

"There's nothing else to say about the Bee Gees except they're f*&king awesome." HBO has unveiled the first teaser trailer for a new music documentary called The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart, from producer / filmmaker Frank Marshall (directing his first ever doc despite producing many before this). It just premiered at a few film festivals this fall and it launches on HBO in December later this year. Marshall's The Bee Gees documentary chronicles the triumphs and hurdles of brot...
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Bee Gees Documentary Coming to HBO From Filmmaker Frank Marshall

Frank Marshall, legendary film producer and the director of movies like Arachnophobia, Alive, Congo, and Eight Below, is making sure his directing career is stayin’ alive. Marshall has directed a Bee Gees documentary that has been acquired by HBO Documentary Films. The movie will trace the rise of Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb, who formed the band in the late 1950s and became disco era icons. The movie was part of the official selection for this year’s Telluride Film Festival, and it is set to...
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The Number Ones: Barbra Streisand’s “Woman In Love”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
Tags: Music, The Bee Gees, Barbra Streisand, Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, The Number Ones

Bee Gees Biopic in Development at Paramount Pictures

Paramount Pictures developing Bee Gees biopic Deadline has brought word that Paramount Pictures is teaming up with new producer/financier company Sister and Bohemian Rhapsody producer Graham King to develop a biopic on the eight-time Grammy winning pop group Bee Gees. RELATED: Michael Keaton Joins Paramount’s The Trial of the Chicago 7 Formed by brothers Maurice, Barry and Robin Gibb in 1958, the group began to rise to popularity in the late ’60s to early ’70s with the rise of the disco era...
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Book Notes - Ryan H. Walsh "Astral Weeks"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, Lauren Groff, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Ryan H. Walsh's fascinating Astral Weeks is a spirited history of the recording of the Van Morrison album of the same name and late-'60s Boston. Rolling Stone wrote of the book: ...
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Listening Booth 8/20/2017 – Steven Wilson, Matthew O’Neill, Coke Belda, Arcade Fire, Queens Of The Stone Age, and The John Sally Ride

Every time I am about to write off this bit of malarkey we call “Americana,” something pulls me from the brink. Don’t roll your eyes at me. In the years since Mumford and Sons and The Lumineers made acoustic cool again, we’ve seen one trust-fund Brooklyn kid with the big beard, thrift store hat, and credit card fiddle after another peddling counterfeit country. But then, something like Matthew O’Neill’s Trophic Cascade comes along with just the right bit of – oh, I don’t want to say “weird,” so ...
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Robert Stigwood, mentor to the Bee Gees, Eric Clapton and Cream, dies at 81

Australian-born manager was also known for his work as a musical producer and worked on Saturday Night Fever, Grease, Hair and Jesus Christ SuperstarRobert Stigwood, who managed the Bee Gees at the height of their fame, produced and released Cream’s self-titled debut, and guided Eric Clapton’s successful solo career while producing musicals for the stage and screen, has died aged 81. The announcement of the Australian-born music mogul’s death was made on Facebook by Spencer Gibb, son of Bee Gees...
Tags: Facebook, Music, Musicals, Film, Australia news, Culture, Pop and rock, Stage, Bee Gees, Eric Clapton, Robert Stigwood, Saturday Night Fever, Grease, Jesus Christ SuperstarRobert Stigwood, Spencer Gibb, Robin Gibb

Robert Stigwood, ‘Grease’ & ‘Saturday Night Live’ Producer, Dies at 81

Rock opera and disco impresario Robert Stigwood, who produced “Grease” and “Saturday Night Fever” and managed the Bee Gees, has died at 81. Stigwood also produced Broadway shows including “Jesus Christ Superstar” and “Evita.” Bee Gee Robin Gibb’s son Spencer Gibb confirmed the news on Facebook. “I would like to thank Robert for his kindness to me... Read more »
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