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He pulled off an upset when “Shakespeare in Love” won best picture 20 years ago, though in retrospect he may not have been the underdog he seemed at the time. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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In a week that brought a bounty of new clips, promos for “Yesterday,” “Chlid’s Play” and “Ma” stood out; the one for “Aladdin” raised eyebrows. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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The director Mike Mitchell discusses how these familiar characters ended up on the wrong side of the bricks. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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The director Mike Mitchell narrates a sequence from his film. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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This New Zealand comedy by Jackie van Beek and Madeleine Sami adds some welcome irreverence to the homogenized mix of Netflix comedies. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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Classical concerts, children’s film series and a festival where technology meets art are among the events that can keep young minds occupied (and having fun) through a school sabbatical and beyond. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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The brash saxophonist performs at the Apollo; Season 2 of “At Home With Amy Sedaris" begins; and the Spanish dancer returns to Manhattan. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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Sergei Bondarchuk’s 1960s movie, made with a virtually unlimited budget and the backing of the Soviet state, comes to Lincoln Center this weekend. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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Our 52 Places Traveler thought she could rely on downloads as armor against the unknowns of global travel. That’s not how it went down. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019
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Our guide to film series and special screenings. [...]
Thu, Feb 14, 2019
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On one level, The Plagiarists is a two-part comedy about a ceaselessly fighting couple, the first half of which takes place in winter. Anna (Lucy Kaminsky) is a novelist, at least aspirationally—completion of her first novel is a ways off, so she pays the bills as a copy writer. Tyler (Eamon Monaghan) is a filmmaker, but doesn’t think he can call himself that—he’s written a script, but that’s not the same thing as actually having directed a feature, and meanwhile all he’s doing is, as they say, “creating content.” His latest contract is with Evian, which makes it especially regrettable that, [...]
Thu, Feb 14, 2019
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Arts writers for The New York Times share their strategies (snacks) and budget-friendly options (outdoor events) in a discussion about introducing children to the arts. [...]
Thu, Feb 14, 2019
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The decision to present certain Oscars during a commercial break has drawn a stinging rebuke from those in Hollywood. [...]
Thu, Feb 14, 2019
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The estate attributed the change in plans to labor issues and not a forthcoming documentary detailing abuse allegations against the late pop star. [...]
Thu, Feb 14, 2019
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Alfonso Cuarón and his team built a replica of a city street from scratch. [...]
Thu, Feb 14, 2019
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