Oscars 2015 – Hollywood’s Woman Problem
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Oscars 2015 – Hollywood’s Woman Problem

Despite my reputation online, in the Oscar race and on message boards around the internet,…

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Rave Reviews for Hilary Swank in The Homesman
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Rave Reviews for Hilary Swank in The Homesman

Hilary Swank gives one of the best performances of the year in Tommy Lee Jones’…

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Picture of the Day
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Picture of the Day

Reese Witherspoon is having a hell of a year. She’s produced two films, Gone Girl…

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Jessica Chastain Prevented from Campaigning for A Most Violent Year
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Jessica Chastain Prevented from Campaigning for A Most Violent Year

It’s Oscar season, which means lots of funny things start happening and no one can…

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Best Actress 2014 – The Woman and the Woman Behind the Man
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Best Actress 2014 – The Woman and the Woman Behind the Man

There has never been a more scarce lineup for Best Actress than there is right…

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Juliette Binoche on Kristen Stewart’s Talent
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Juliette Binoche on Kristen Stewart’s Talent

Kristen Stewart is having a breakthrough year, with two strong supporting roles in films about…

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Patricia Arquette in Boyhood: One of the Best Performances of the Year
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Patricia Arquette in Boyhood: One of the Best Performances of the Year

A while back I got the chance to interview Patricia Arquette, an actress I’ve been…

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Op-Ed Writers Deepening Conversation on Gone Girl
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Op-Ed Writers Deepening Conversation on Gone Girl

Awards season can ruin every great thing about movies because films are set up to…

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Jessica Chastain: Improving Hollywood one Interview at a Time
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Jessica Chastain: Improving Hollywood one Interview at a Time

Only in 2014 would the bright and talented Jessica Chastain be forced to defend a smart,…

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David Fincher’s Gone Girl slays with $38M debut
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David Fincher’s Gone Girl slays with $38M debut

Gone Girl vaults to the top of David Fincher’s box-office chart with the best opening…

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Gone Girl Sparks Debate about What Defines Strong Women or Cool Girls
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Gone Girl Sparks Debate about What Defines Strong Women or Cool Girls

(SPOILERS) “Kubrick is after a cool, sunlit vision of hell, born in the bosom of…

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Share your Gone Girl reactions, open thread
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Share your Gone Girl reactions, open thread

Already saw Gone Girl and want to talk about it with sharp people who’ve seen…

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The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her/Him opens Oct. 10
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The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her/Him opens Oct. 10

Though it became yet another film with strong women to get killed by the critics,…

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Jessica Chastain will be Lead in A Most Violent Year
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Jessica Chastain will be Lead in A Most Violent Year

While many of us were wondering where Jessica Chastain would land for A Most Violent…

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Maureen O’Hara and Hilary Swank: Revisiting the Woman in the Western Then and Now
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Maureen O’Hara and Hilary Swank: Revisiting the Woman in the Western Then and Now

Revisionist westerns in the modern age take a much darker view of the “white man’s”…

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Gone Girl Review: Sympathy for the Devil
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Gone Girl Review: Sympathy for the Devil

“So if you meet me Have some courtesy Have some sympathy, and some taste Use…

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New Gone Girl clip
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New Gone Girl clip

A new clip from David Fincher’s Gone Girl has been released. The new clip shows…

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Rosamund Pike Talks Weight Gain and Loss for Gone Girl
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Rosamund Pike Talks Weight Gain and Loss for Gone Girl

Pike calls this the role of a lifetime — and also about the weight fluctuations…

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Rosamund Pike Crashes the Best Actress Race with one of the Best Performances of the Year
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Rosamund Pike Crashes the Best Actress Race with one of the Best Performances of the Year

NOTE: Gone Girl, novel and a movie, is thick with surprising twists. If you don’t…

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More Praise for Fincher’s Gone Girl
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More Praise for Fincher’s Gone Girl

Scott Foundas calls Gone Girl the movie of the year: In full accord w/ @justincchang:…

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