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A chunk of Donna Tartt’s 2013 best-selling novel The Goldfinch was set in Las Vegas. Now, the book is being turned into a Warner Bros. and Amazon Studios film.

Warner Bros. and Amazon Studio's 'The Goldfinch' was set in Vegas, but it wasn’t filmed here

April 13th, 2018

A chunk of Donna Tartt’s 2013 best-selling novel The Goldfinch was set in Las Vegas. Now, the book is being turned into a Warner Bros. and Amazon Studios film.

  • This year’s Nevada Women’s Film Festival feted talented women both in front of and behind the camera.

  • A new season of Las Vegas’ own hit reality show will premiere at 9 p.m. March 30.

  • “I don’t think the church is going to excommunicate me, because that would be a PR nightmare.”

  • The film finds him purchasing a home in Gary, Indiana, that is the site of an alleged demon infestation.

  • Most of the movie’s cast is local, and veteran character actor Lorenzo Lamas plays a military general.

  • “Every little kid wants to be a superhero, and my dream is to see superheroes that represent all.”

  • The people in charge are using their power for good.

  • “There’s a lot of things that you can draw from the experience of just those quiet nights alone with your kid.”

  • T, Tonya, Call Me by Your Name and more.

  • Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, which relocated for its 10th season, is the perfect show for right now.

  • The film, available January 26 on Netflix, walks a fine line between celebration and cautionary tale.

  • Practically two-thirds of the movie involves the mission to rescue a tertiary supporting character.

  • The film begins with a baby getting shot in the head, and things don’t get more pleasant from there.

  • The bravery of the real soldiers is buried under a mountain of hokey sentiment and rah-rah bluster.

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