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Cineworld joins AMC in refusing to play Universal films over Trolls World Tour row

Cineworld joins AMC in refusing to play Universal films over Trolls World Tour row

Cineworld joins AMC in refusing to play Universal films over Trolls World Tour row Cineworld joins AMC in refusing to play Universal films over Trolls World Tour row Cineworld has joined AMC in deciding to reject new films made by Universal in light of comments made by the distributor’s CEO following the home release of Trolls World Tour. With coronavirus bringing …

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AMC cinema chain refuses to play Universal films after Trolls World Tour home release

Trolls World Tour review: Hyperactive, glitter-drenched sequel is hardly brainless

AMC cinema chain refuses to play Universal films after Trolls World Tour home release AMC cinema chain refuses to play Universal films after Trolls World Tour home release The world’s largest cinema chain, AMC, will no longer distribute Universal films following comments made about the success of Trolls World Tour’s home release. With coronavirus bringing the film industry to a …

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AMC Theaters and Universal Brawl After ‘Trolls World Tour’ Is Online Hit

AMC Theaters and Universal Brawl After ‘Trolls World Tour’ Is Online Hit

AMC Theaters and Universal Brawl After ‘Trolls World Tour’ Is Online Hit AMC Theaters and Universal Brawl After ‘Trolls World Tour’ Is Online Hit LOS ANGELES — Universal Pictures took a victory lap over “Trolls World Tour” on Tuesday morning, saying that the film’s successful video-on-demand release had proved a new business model. The studio vowed to make more movies …

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Beyond ‘Trolls’ and ‘Frozen’: What Are Our Kids Listening To?

Beyond ‘Trolls’ and ‘Frozen’: What Are Our Kids Listening To?

Now more than ever, children’s films lean heavily on pop music, whether in the form of original numbers or highly sweetened updates of well-known songs. “Frozen” and “Trolls” have resulted in albums that linger near the top of the charts and the occasional song — “Let It Go,” “Can’t Stop the Feeling!” — that oozes out from the world of …

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘The Lighthouse’ and ‘Trolls World Tour’

What’s on TV Thursday: ‘The Lighthouse’ and ‘Trolls World Tour’

What’s Streaming THE LIGHTHOUSE (2019) Stream on Amazon; rent on Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, Vudu and YouTube. Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe are given little but each other for company in “The Lighthouse.” The film casts that pair as Winslow and Wake, two 19th-century lighthouse keepers on a small, secluded island off the New England coast. It’s a claustrophobic experience …

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‘Trolls World Tour,’ a Kids’ Music Movie, Has Big Problems With Pop

‘Trolls World Tour,’ a Kids’ Music Movie, Has Big Problems With Pop

The original “Trolls” movie in 2016 was about the unique privilege associated with being a Troll — kaleidoscopically colorful lives, unrelenting joy, hourly hug-a-thons. Chipper, loopy songs peppered the film, which presented pop music, and Pop Trolldom, as sources of joy that are unimpeachably good (if a little oblivious). What horror lies beneath, though? In “Trolls World Tour,” which was …

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Trolls World Tour has biggest ever digital debut in opening weekend

Trolls World Tour has biggest ever digital debut in opening weekend

Trolls World Tour had the biggest ever debut of a digital release in its opening weekend, according to Universal. The animated sequel to the hugely popular children’s musical was due for theatrical release on 10 April, but due to the coronavirus outbreak and widespread cinema closures was made available for digital rental at the same time instead. The move proved to …

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‘Trolls World Tour’ Review: Can’t Hog the Mic

‘Trolls World Tour’ Review: Can’t Hog the Mic

In “Trolls World Tour,” the singing, dancing, aggressively effervescent trolls of “Trolls” (2016) learn that they constitute only one genre of troll. They are pop-music trolls, prone to singing earworms like “Trolls Just Want to Have Fun.” The world is also home to hard-rock trolls, country trolls, techno trolls, funk trolls and classical-music trolls, who are somewhat shortchanged, presumably because …

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How ‘Trolls World Tour’ Lets the Dogs Out

‘Trolls World Tour’ | Anatomy of a Scene

In “Anatomy of a Scene,” we ask directors to reveal the secrets that go into making key scenes in their movies. See new episodes in the series each Friday. You can also watch our collection of more than 150 videos on YouTube and subscribe to our YouTube channel. A few decades’ worth of earworms are jammed into less than two …

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‘Trolls World Tour’ | Anatomy of a Scene

‘Trolls World Tour’ | Anatomy of a Scene

Hi, I’m Walt Dohrn. I’m the director of ‘Trolls World Tour.’ “First things first, these trolls need some serious cheering up, and we’re going to have to go top shelf.” Now this scene here we find where Poppy, the queen of the Pop Trolls, is trying to connect with the Country Music Trolls by singing the most important songs of …

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