Posts Tagged ‘movies’

Why you want to be on “The List”

Littman with list members Jody Arlington and Tom Rosenstiel

As a city full of power players, Washington loves a good list. But there’s one you won’t find printed in the paper, on the cover of a magazine or posted on a popular media blog.

The List: 2012 Best Books, Films & Music

It’s one of the most exclusive lists inside the Beltway. Technology industry lobbyist Drew Littman is behind it.

For nearly 15 years, Littman has hand-picked a list of people  who react and respond via email over the top picks in film, books and music.

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Twist in Alex Trebeck Burglary

New twist in the Alex Trebeck robbery case and a look at new movies in theaters this weekend.

 

Private Screening Tix: 'The Last Exorcism'

Want to win a chance to see “The Last Exorcism” before it’s released? Metromix is giving out 25 pairs of tickets for a private screening on Thursday, August 19 at a D.C.-area theater.

Produced by Eli Roth (“Hostel”), ‘The Last Exorcism” revolves around the Reverend Cotton Marcus, who is called to a rural Louisiana farm to perform his very last exorcism on Louis Sweetzer’s daughter, Nell. Marcus decides to bring a crew along to film the event in its entirety and must find a way to save not only Nell, but themselves, before it’s too late.

For more information and to enter for a chance to win on Metromix, click here.

Movie Weekend Preview June 4-June 5 2010

Angie Goff previews Killers, Splice and Get Him to the Greek. All opening the weekend of June 4-June 6 2010

Killers: Ashton Kutcher is trying a different approach to promoting his movie KILLERS. Kutcher offered fans the chance to see the first ten minutes on his twitter account. The film stars Katherine Heigl who finds the man of her dreams (Kutcher) and soon discovers his secret life as a super-spy.

Get Him to The Greek: ‘Get Him to the Greek’ reunites ‘Forgetting Sarah Marshall’ stars Jonah Hill and Russell Brand with director Nicholas Stoller. Hill stars as a record company intern who’s trusted with bringing in a bad-boy rocker for a ten year anniversary concert at the Greek Theater in L.A.

Splice: In ‘Splice’ Academy Award Winner Adrien Brody brings a whole new meaning to how scientists deal with cloning. In this sci-fi tale, two scientist clone a half human, half animal hybrid. Things go awry as the clone turns takes an agressive turn.

Road To Hollywood tour stops in DC

By Kathy Chun for OMG

On your marks, get set, GO! Turner Classic Movies  has a serious itch to share their love for movies through their Road to Hollywood tour. From the Golden Gate City to our Nation’s Capital, the month-long tour will be hitting 5 different cities nationwide. TCM is thrilled to invite fellow movie lovers to this screening in DC April 8th! The Road to Hollywood tour is the event leading up to the first-ever TCM Classic Film Festival in Hollywood, where fans are given the chance participate in panel discussions and even meet the genius minds and faces behind legendary cinematic works.

Download your ticket: http://www.tcm.com/roadtohollywood

Event Details: On April 8th at 8PM at the Avalon (5612 Connecticut Ave, NW), Ben Mankiewicz (TCM’s weekend daytime host) and producer George Stevens Jr. (founding director of the American Film Institute and co-producer of the Kennedy Center Honors) will introduce THE MORE THE MERRIER (1943), a highly entertaining film directed by Stevens’ father.  Jean Arthur and Joel McCrea star as a pair forced to share a D.C. apartment during a wartime housing shortage.  Charles Coburn won an Oscar for his deliciously comic performance.  This is a unique opportunity for our DC film buffs to screen a classic on the big screen and hear directly from experts Ben and George on the making of the movie.

OMG 3/25/10: Miley Stops Music, Twestival, Fundraising Future

See WUSA9 STORY: OMG ON WUSA9 March 25, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)–  Oh My GOFFAngie Goff reports on Katherine Heigl leaving ‘Grey’s Anatomy’, Miley Cyrus’ future in film and the late Crocodile Hunter’s daughter makes her acting debut. Locally, BizBash hosts a panel on fundraising’s future, bloggers get ‘Glam in the City’ and Twestival is tonight! Buy Tickets: DC Twestival 2010

OMG 3/12/10: Design Cuisine, Betsey at Tysons

OMG on WUSA9 March 12, 2010

Angie Goff’s embarks on a networking event that mixed funk with fine food with Design Cuisine. Also, Betsey Johnson surprises fans at Tysons Galleria and Robert Pattinson, Matt Damon and romantic comedy are at the box office this weekend.

OMG 3/8/2010: Jay-Z, Beyonce' in White House

Twitpic via TreySongz

OMG on WUSA9 March 8, 2010

Jay-Z and Beyonce’s are spotted in the White House, Alice in Wonderland works it’s magic at the movies beating Avatar in opening weekend sales. Party Recap: Georgetown’s Get Fit: Countdown to the Oscars.

OMG 2/26/10: Pink Fashion Rocks DC

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OMG on WUSA9 February 26, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA)–OH MY GOFF! Watch Angie Goff’s report on new movies and DC’s Pink Jams charity show featuring Betsey Johnson.  

Plus,  a viewer gets up close with Dale Earndhardt’s car and event specialists in DC throw a party to network for free.

OMG 01/18/2010: Michelle O's Bday, Golden Globe Winners

Avatar, Sandra Bullock, The Hangover win big at the 67th Annual Golden Globes in a rainy LA… I have the full report and what they wore! Plus, a surprise bday for the First Lady.. isn’t a suprise afterall.. see the pics!

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