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In his feature directing debut, the comic Bo Burnham delivers a moving portrait of the YouTube artist as a comically, painfully true young girl. [...]
Sat, Jul 14, 2018
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A columnist wrote that Mr. Weinstein said he had offered, “acting jobs in exchange for sex.” He denied having made the remark; the writer seemed to take it back. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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The Netflix movie is based on a book by a real teenager, adapted by a fan of ’80s teen rom-coms and features stars who actually became a couple. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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The actress dropped out of her role as Dante Gill, a.k.a. Tex, in “Rub & Tug,” citing ethical questions surrounding her casting. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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His distinctive use of lighting and artful approach to composition were consistent elements of films by Wim Wenders, Jim Jarmusch and other directors. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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Brian Percival will direct, and the show’s creator, Julian Fellowes, and its main characters, will return. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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This intermittently rousing procedural chronicles the news company Knight Ridder’s skeptical stance toward the Bush administration’s case for war. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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One of the most important restorations of the last few years makes its way to Blu-ray this week with Milestone’s exquisite release of Luchino Visconti’s Rocco and His Brothers (1960). A brutally realistic, emotionally charged family saga that flies by in three of the most involving hours ever put on film, Rocco and His Brothers is an extraordinary combination of Visconti’s neorealist side (previously seen in Ossessione and La Terra Trema) and the operatic, ambitious tendency toward tumultuous historical change and penetrating social commentary that characterizes later masterpieces like The Leopard and The Damned. The film follows the brothers of [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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“Sorry to Bother You” is part of a long tradition of black artists’ critiquing whiteness through vocal imitation. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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Mr. Samberg talks about “Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation,” NBC’s rescue of “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” and how fatherhood is a little like “S.N.L.” [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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Amazon Prime’s “Zoe” stars Ewan McGregor and Léa Seydoux; a daring indie series is out on Filmatique; and Martin Scorsese and Paul Schrader talk “Taxi.” [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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With the sudden renewed focus on the Supreme Court this summer the theatrical premiere (July 13th at NYC’s IFC Center, July 27th at the Landmark Nuart in LA) of Kimberly Reed’s Dark Money couldn’t have come at a more apropos time. The momentous Citizens United decision of 2010 had a political game-changing impact across the U.S., nowhere more so than in Reed’s home state of Montana, a land with a long and sordid history of outside money influence — most notably from the copper barons, who once swept in to essentially buy the city of Butte. As a result, however, [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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The director of a new documentary said he consulted addiction experts and repeatedly interviewed her brothers to reveal her childhood abuse. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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The Dance on Camera Festival comes to Lincoln Center, and the Robin Williams documentary debuts on HBO. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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The fictional Greek isle where the sequel “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” is set was inspired by a number of real-world getaways you can visit. [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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