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The National Theater’s adaptation of this animated classic adds more music and mischievousness — all in the hands of the director of the new Harry Potter show. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
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Films from Europe and the Mideast also made the nine-title list, which the academy will cull to five in January. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source: Film News Category: Movies
If you don’t have access to all the work, and if you’re not plugged into the industry development community, the annual Black List — a “most-liked” list of unproduced screenplays floating around in Hollywood — is always a bit of head-scratcher list. Do the loglines — Daddio‘s “A passenger and her cab driver reminisce about their relationships on the way from the airport to her apartment in New York,” or The Mother‘s “A female assassin comes out of hiding to protect the pre-teen daughter she gave up years before” — herald exciting new voices or simply clever takes on durable [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
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The filmmaker stepped down from his production company Thursday, after he wrote that he had engaged in sexual misconduct dating to his college days. [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
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As he prepares to sell off much of 21st Century Fox, the 86-year-old magnate is testing the ties that bind the family-run fief. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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The movie has talking animals, but it’s not necessarily for kids. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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Our guide to film series and special screenings. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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The American filmmaker chases down clues and tries to exorcise demons as he tackles the biggest case of his career. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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This documentary from Thomas Morgan, about a female entrepreneur establishing a business just south of Beirut, is a stirring tale of empowerment. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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Ferdinand, the picture-book bull that is actually quite tame, gets new life in a computer-animated adaptation from Carlos Saldanha. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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Fire destroyed the art-house movie theater a year ago. Locals came to its rescue, exceeding their $8 million fund-raising target for its restoration. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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Recounting a recent conversation, Errol Morris says that he’s happy his friend understood Wormwood, the documentary filmmaker’s epic new work, as “an essay on ‘doing history.’” “I think it’s a lot of things, too,” Morris goes on to say, “but I like to hear that it’s about my obsessions with epistemology.” Obsession and epistemology—doesn’t the latter usually require the former? It certainly does in these reality-challenged times, when the act of landing on some honest reckoning with the social and political record requires a scrupulous method, unrelenting tenacity and, indeed, some small degree of obsession. All these qualities have been [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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Thu, Dec 14, 2017
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