As has become the norm lately, the Toronto Film Critics Association chooses David Fincher’s The Social Network for Best Picture, Director, Actor (Jesse Eisenberg) and Screenplay. But surprisingly, graffiti... (Read More)
This weekend‚Äôs New York Times Magazine showcases exclusive photos and videos of 14 actors who defined cinema in 2010, including: James Franco Natalie Portman (who graces the cover) Jennifer... (Read More)
As predicted yesterday, Black Swan met and easily exceeded it opening weekend box office estimates to set a new record for Fox Searchlight films in limited release. IndieWire has... (Read More)
Correcting the HR paragraph below. It turns out that Winter’s Bone won 4¬†prizes at Torino: Best Film,¬†Best Screenplay, the Achille Valdata audience award, and Best Actress shared by Jennifer... (Read More)
Terrific to see women critics embracing Black Swan. After the cut, a few men who don’t get off on it to same degree. The New York Times’ Manola Dargis... (Read More)
The Daily Beast calls this a list of the “10 Steamiest Lesbian Sex Scenes” but most of them are merely humid and partly dewy. For a stark contrast with... (Read More)
Charlie Rose talks to Natalie Portman and Darren Aronofsky about Black Swan. NOTE: There are a couple of comments in plain sight on the Charlie Rose site that constitute... (Read More)
Effective concept. Prismatic strips break up the emotional peaks and valleys in a dramatic spectrograph. See it full size after the cut.
Thanks to Fox Searchlight for access to this exclusive first look at their official Black Swan profile for Natalie Portman.
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