Not Fade Away from director David Chase

First feature film from director David Chase, creator of The Sopranos, set in suburban New Jersey the 1960s. A group of friends form a rock band and try to make it big. With James Gandolfini, Bella Heathcote, Jack Huston, Brad Garrett. Opens December 21.
Posted On 05 Oct 2012

Argo: Just a Great F*cking Movie

Have you ever seen a movie where you walk out saying, “That was just a great fucking movie”? That’s Ben Affleck’s Argo. Inexplicably, a film that draws its strength from humor and suspense, winds up being more moving the second time through. Perhaps...
Posted On 05 Oct 2012

New Still from Lincoln Ahead of Surprise Screening at NYFF

The Lincoln page on Facebook just posted this beautiful still. In a few days we will know what people think of Lincoln because it’s just been outed as the secret screening at the New York Film Fest.  Keep in mind, though, that when Hugo hit the NYFF as the surprise...
Posted On 05 Oct 2012

Adele’s theme song for Skyfall

Will the trademark Bond theme woven into the orchestration interfere with the song’s eligibility? Depends entirely on the whims and vagaries of the music branch, so there’s no point even speculating. Best to wait and see. We’ve enough stress on our minds....
Posted On 05 Oct 2012

National Geographic to air Bin Laden movie

Bet Mitt Romney wishes he could cut off funding to National Geographic — and eliminate every other channel where Red State viewers might accidentally learn something.   6 weeks before Kathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty premieres, and — hey! —...
Posted On 05 Oct 2012