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Director Park Chan-Wook’s (Stoker, Oldboy) The Handmaiden is a visually arresting romance thriller set in 1930s Korea, Kim Tae-ri is Sookee, a con artist who, along with a fellow criminal (Jung-woo Ha) conspire to swindle a fortune from a Japanese heiress (Min-hee [...]
Writer/director Paul Schrader, whose seminal work includes Light Sleeper, Blue Collar, and the script for Taxi Driver, is being honored at New York’s Metrograph Theater starting with an October 29th screening of his new film Dog Eat Dog. Schrader will take part in a Q&A after the film.
The project, which reunites Schrader [...]
Tyler Perry’s string of hits continue with his latest effort Boo! A Madea Halloween, as the comedy beat fellow newcomer Jack Reacher: Never Go Back with a $27.6 million debut. Though it received mixed reviews, Jack Reacher: Never Go Back had a solid opening weekend with $23 million. The new comedy Keeping Up with [...]
Directed and penned by Jeff Nichols (Mud, Midnight Special), Loving centers on the true story of Richard and Mildred Loving (Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga), an interracial couple who fought to live in their hometown without being harassed by the law. The civil rights case Loving v. Virginia went all the way to the Supreme Court, [...]
It’s hard to imagine a director who’s on a bigger hot streak than Denis Villeneuve. Though he’s been working in film since the 1990s, he first gained international acclaim for his 2010 feature Incendies, and then gradually grew momentum with his films Prisoners and Enemy (both [...]
Rachel McAdams proved that she can play a physically and mentally tough protagonist with her work in True Detective, and though she would have been perfect in the Marvel Universe as one of its iconic heroines (Ms. Marvel and Hellcat come to mind), it’s great to see her as part of Doctor Strange’s ensemble.
Academy Award winners Ron Howard and Tom Hanks have made many successful films together. Going back to 1984 with the comedy hit Splash, the pair have continued to work together over the years. Howard has also directed Hanks in Apollo 13, The Da Vinci Code, and Angels and Demons. Now you can add another film to the list with Inferno. the third film [...]
John Travolta is no stranger to playing hard working, self sacrificing workers (Ladder 49), and now he plays Beau, the head lineman in the upcoming feature Life on the Line.
Beau comes from a family of linemen, unsung heroes who keep the electric grid running and people safe through even the worst of storms. [...]
Now playing in select theaters, Desierto centers on a vigilante (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) who, along with his dog, hunts down and kills men and women who are trying to cross the U.S. Mexican border.
Inspired by such films as A Man Escaped, Runaway Train, and Duel, Jonás Cuarón directs a nail biting thriller which absolutely [...]
The great Dame Angela Lansbury just turned 91 years old and continues to amaze. Throughout her great career she has won six Tony Awards, having originated roles in such legendary Broadway shows as Mame, Sweeney Todd and Gypsy. She’s also had an illustrious film career which included three Oscar nominations. The Academy of Motion Pictures and Science presented her [...]