A young switchboard operator in a small New Mexico town gets a call about lights hovering someone’s property. Lights go off and on all over town. Something is in the skies over the town in The Vast of Night – coming soon to select theaters and Amazon Prime video.
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When Katherine Newberry – late night TV legend – is told this is her last season, because she’s ‘too old and too white,’ she goes all affirmative action and, lo and behold, Molly shows up in her previously all-male writers room. But is Molly a case of too little, too late? Molly certainly doesn’t think […]
Luca Guadagnino’s Suspiria is an hour longer than the original – and half as substantive. There are certain things that are batsh*t crazy – covering Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention; diving into a frozen river, and remaking/reimaging Dario Argento’s classic giallo, Suspiria (even with Argento’s blessing).
It is almost folly to remake another director’s masterpiece. Even the result is a great film, it will always be second to the original. Luca Guadagnino (Call Me By Your Name) has remade Dario Argento’s brilliant Suspiria – and the new trailer suggests that he just might have pulled it off. (It’s certainly got the […]
Internationally acclaimed and Oscar-nominated filmmaker Mike Leigh portrays one of the bloodiest episodes in British history, the infamous Peterloo Massacre of 1819, where government-backed cavalry charged into a peaceful crowd of 80,000 that gathered in Manchester, England to demand democratic reform. Peterloo will be in Theaters November 9, 2018
When I heard there was going to be a remake of Dario Argento’s giallo masterpiece Suspiria, I was more than a bit leery. The first trailer for Luca Guadagnino’s Suspiria – starring Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton – goes a long way to alleviating my worries. Suspiria will be in theaters on November 2nd.
Annaleigh Ashford, Rebecca Hall, Cherry Jones, Will Rogers, and Kelly Rohrbach will fill out the cast of Woody Allen’s latest film – joining Jude Law, Diego Luna, and Liev Schreiber join Timothée Chalamet, Elle Fanning, and Selena Gomez who were previously announced. As is the case of all of Allen’s films, storylines are kept under wraps. […]
In 2003, 30 years after they served together in the Vietnam War, former Navy Corps medic Richard “Doc” Shepherd (Steve Carell) re-unites with ex-Marines Sal (Bryan Cranston) and Mueller (Laurence Fishburne) on a different type of mission: to bury Doc’s son, a young Marine killed in the Iraq War. Last Flag Flying opens in select theaters on November 3rd.
The Big Sick may be the latest entry in the Judd Apatow lifts gifted comics to the next level sweepstakes, but it is very much not a Judd Apatow film. Written by Kumail Nanjiani and his wife, Emily Gordon, The Big Sick is the mostly true story of how the couple met, fell in love, […]
Based on events from his life, The Big Sick stars Kumail Nanjiani as Kumail, a nice Muslim guy and stand-up comic who meets Grad student Emily (Zoe Kazan) after a gig. Their connection proves to more than a one-night stand – the real thing, in fact – but the problem is that he his family […]
Z: The Beginning of Everything begins with Zelda Sayre meeting F. Scott Fitzgerald and follows her life in what is being described by the streaming service as ‘a ground-breaking concept: a fictionalized bio series.’ The series follows Zelda as she ‘becomes the original flapper and icon of the wild, flamboyant, Jazz Age in the 20s.’ […]