Boyhood Offers Some Hope in Box Office News
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Boyhood Offers Some Hope in Box Office News

With Respect, a Counter to Kenneth Turan’s Boyhood Dissent
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With Respect, a Counter to Kenneth Turan’s Boyhood Dissent

Kenneth Turan writes what I think is a fair dissent of the uniform critical opinion…

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Atonement for Americans in WWII, Best Pull Quotes from NYTimes on David Ayer’s Fury
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Atonement for Americans in WWII, Best Pull Quotes from NYTimes on David Ayer’s Fury

The trailer for David Ayer’s Fury leaves a lot to the imagination. One has no…

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Ten Questions for Musician/Filmmaker Rain Perry
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Ten Questions for Musician/Filmmaker Rain Perry

Rain Perry is making the leap from music to film with The Shopkeeper: A Documentary…

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Chadwick Boseman Joins Early Contenders as the Pre-Telluride Season Closes
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Chadwick Boseman Joins Early Contenders as the Pre-Telluride Season Closes

In just one month Telluride will happen and by then we’ll have a decent enough…

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And Then There Were Ten–Oscar Podcast Preview for 2009
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And Then There Were Ten–Oscar Podcast Preview for 2009

2009 was probably the most interesting Oscar year I’ve ever blogged about. It was David…

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New Full Length Birdman Trailer and Poster
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New Full Length Birdman Trailer and Poster

Trailer found via ONTD and The Film Stage. Alejandro Inarritu’s new film, Birdman, is one…

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Lucy rules. But why can’t films starring women catch a break with critics?
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Lucy rules. But why can’t films starring women catch a break with critics?

We ask for more movies starring women (that aren’t just love stories or romantic comedies).…

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Jessica Lange to Receive Kirk Douglas Award at the Santa Barbara Film Festival
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Jessica Lange to Receive Kirk Douglas Award at the Santa Barbara Film Festival

The first big announcement coming out of the Santa Barbara Film Festival is that Jessica…

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Jessica Chastain in Al Pacino’s Salomé/Wilde Salomé
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Jessica Chastain in Al Pacino’s Salomé/Wilde Salomé

The Playlist posted pictures from the trailer and the trailer, which apparently will only screen…

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