Edward Norton signs on for Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu’s Birdman

Over the past couple of days, the cast roster for Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu’s comedy Birdman has been quickly inked in. Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts and Zach Galifianakis are all set to appear in a film that sounds almost as if it might have been written by...
Posted On 08 Mar 2013

The Most Anticipated Movies of 2013: Looking forward to 140 films

We’ll begin with 120 titles. I hope and expect to be told I’ve forgotten some that need to be added. To make this survey more manageable, I’ve tried to divide the list roughly in half. Part One holds most of the high-profile films. Call them what you want...
Posted On 03 Mar 2013

Fruitvale, Before Midnight, Stories We Tell first Oscar contenders of 2013

The year starts slow, builds to a climax, then the inevitable disappointing conclusion. ¬†But now’s the time when hope springs eternal and we might as well start the year with two auteurs. Fruitvale launches the career of writer/director¬†Ryan Coogler, whose Fruitvale won big...
Posted On 03 Mar 2013