Jennifer Kent – One of the Most Promising Directors of the Decade
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Jennifer Kent – One of the Most Promising Directors of the Decade

Jennifer Kent, writer and director of The Babadook, shows the kind of promise not seen…

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A Most Violent Year – Old School Elegant Storytelling
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A Most Violent Year – Old School Elegant Storytelling

One thing that threads throughout JC Chandor’s work, with three films under his belt now,…

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The Academy Needs to Expand Documentary and Director Categories
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The Academy Needs to Expand Documentary and Director Categories

By now, with 134 entries for Foreign Language feature, it’s time for the Academy to…

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The State of the Race: Hello Darkness My Old Friend
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The State of the Race: Hello Darkness My Old Friend

Is Mr. Turner Being Overlooked in Early Awards Race?
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Is Mr. Turner Being Overlooked in Early Awards Race?

Mike Leigh’s swoony, moody epic, Mr. Turner, seems to be quietly residing under the radar…

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Best Director 2015: Living the Dream (poll)
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Best Director 2015: Living the Dream (poll)

“I feel like people are always talking about the business and how hard it is.…

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New poster for American Sniper
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New poster for American Sniper

Directed by Clint Eastwood, American Sniper stars Bradley Cooper as Chris Kyle, the Navy Seal…

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Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Foxcatcher, trailer 4
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Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Foxcatcher, trailer 4

Boy, that escalated slowly. If it seems like only yesterday twhen we saw the first…

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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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New Clip from Birdman
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New Clip from Birdman

It’s a film that grabs you by the collar and doesn’t release you until the…

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The State of the Race: Best Director and the Age of the American Visionary
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The State of the Race: Best Director and the Age of the American Visionary

The Best Directing Oscar has not gone to a director born in America for the…

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Gone Girl’s $38 million opener Sets Record for Director David Fincher
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Gone Girl’s $38 million opener Sets Record for Director David Fincher

Gone Girl far surpassed expectations to earn $38 million this past weekend, (early tracking had…

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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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Tony Zhou’s Every Frame a Painting Takes on Fincher
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Tony Zhou’s Every Frame a Painting Takes on Fincher

Man, this is so great. Dissecting the work of David Fincher by Tony Zhou who…

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New Interstellar Trailer
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New Interstellar Trailer

Shifting Perspectives – How Anne Thompson and Kenneth Turan are Changing the Game
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Shifting Perspectives – How Anne Thompson and Kenneth Turan are Changing the Game

“How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a…

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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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