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Movie News Weekly: January 22-28, 2017: OSCARS, STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI, John Hurt

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Movie News Weekly January 22-28, 2017

Movie News Weekly is a weekly videocast on the previous week’s film industry frivolities. Movie News Weekly is hosted by FilmBook, created and narrated by FilmBook author Mathieu Brunet.

In this edition, Movie News Weekly covers:

  • Split still in first place at the box office over A Dog’s Purpose and Resident Evil: The Final Chapter
  • Star Wars Episode VIII is officially titled Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • La La Land received 14 nominations at the Academy Awards
  • Illumination Entertainment announced Minions 2 and Sing 2 for 2020
  • John Hurt (1940-2017)

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Mathieu Brunet

My name is Mathieu Brunet (it's French) and I have been an independent film critic for the past 5 years. My passion is animation and I've been writing and making my own video reviews of animated features on my YouTube channel (ElectricDragon505), which now has about 55,000 subscribers, housing videos with total views over 20,000,000. I am the creator of Electric Dragon Productions which includes AniMat's Reviews and AniMat's Classic Reviews.

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