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Gus Van Sant directs a biopic starring Joaquin Phoenix as the disabled cartoonist John Callahan. Rooney Mara, Jack Black and Jonah Hill also appear. [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018
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Margaret may be one of the best movies you’ve never seen. It’s the second film from writer/director Kenneth Lonergan, whose first, You Can Count On Me, won the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance in 2000, and third, Manchester by the Sea garnered two Academy Awards for Lead Actor and Original Screenplay. But Margaret suffered a different journey, shooting in 2005 and being released much later in 2011 for a very limited run — and a cut 36 minutes shorter than the one Lonergan preferred. As part of its series, “The Way I See It: Directors’ Cuts,” the Quad in New [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018
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“I fraternally salute all women victims of odious acts,” the French actress said, while adding that she stood by her previous statement. [...]
Mon, Jan 15, 2018
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French feminists criticized the letter signed by Catherine Deneuve and other women, saying it underestimated the harm inflicted by sexual harassment. [...]
Sun, Jan 14, 2018
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The sequel starring Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson has now made $283 million domestically, while “The Commuter” saw disappointing totals. [...]
Sun, Jan 14, 2018
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The Midtown West resident stays busy, logging time at the gym, the office and the studio, where he’s been working on the album, “Street King Immortal.” [...]
Sun, Jan 14, 2018
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The costumer designer for “The Last Jedi,” talks about Oscar snubs, Carrie Fisher and Kylo Ren’s hot pants. [...]
Sat, Jan 13, 2018
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Babak Najafi directed this action thriller that aims to carry on the tradition of films like “Foxy Brown.” Danny Glover also stars. [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018
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The new documentary “Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart” explores a more complex and complicated playwright than the civil rights figure known to most people. [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018
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Mr. Franco’s victory on Sunday became a flash point for women who came forward to say Mr. Franco sexually exploited them or behaved inappropriately. [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018
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The 37-year old actor was passed over by the Golden Globes but may well land an Oscar nomination for his performance in “Stronger” [...]
Fri, Jan 12, 2018
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Mr. Bleviss lent his sonorous voice to television commercials, film trailers and political campaigns for Bill Clinton and others. [...]
Thu, Jan 11, 2018
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HBO has signed Ronan Farrow, whose reporting in The New Yorker on Harvey Weinstein helped spur a national discussion on sexual misconduct, to a three-year deal. [...]
Thu, Jan 11, 2018
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Our guide to film series and special screenings. [...]
Thu, Jan 11, 2018
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In Mudbound, a friendship between two returning soldiers – one white (Garrett Hedlund) and one black (Jason Mitchell) – sets a pair of neighboring farming families on a path to tragedy in post-World War II Mississippi. For cinematographer Rachel Morrison (Fruitvale Station, the upcoming Black Panther), filmic references for the harshness of agrarian life in the Jim Crow South were few and far between considering the Hollywood studio offerings of the era were preoccupied with propagandistic war movies and opulent musicals. Instead, Morrison looked to the Depression-era photography commissioned by the Farm Security Administration – specifically the work of Gordon [...]
Thu, Jan 11, 2018
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