It’s gives too much away to note the irony in reporting the success of Birdman, one of the most clever films to come along in a good while. Don’t miss Kris Tapley’s piece, Give Keaton the Oscar, which serves as a reminder that sometimes it’s difficult to win Best Actor when you are someone who
Last year, David Poland did an experiment. He asked the Gurus to rank the top movies that had been seen, then to rank those that hadn’t yet been seen. Around the same time, Gold Derby experts were polled and those lists weren’t much different from the lists at Movie City News. In other words, we
The pleasure of being able to relax, the quality of the films and the plain old good company made Day Five the best day yet at the London Film Festival, for me at least. I don’t think I’ll be able to top it during the second half of my ten-day stint here in the capital.
Directed by Clint Eastwood, American Sniper stars Bradley Cooper as Chris Kyle, the Navy Seal who is on record as holding the most sniper kills. Jason Hall adapted the script from Kyle’s autobiography, and follows his journey from rodeo star to America’s most lethal sniper. Sienna Miller, Jake McDorman, Luke Grimes, Navid Negahban and Keir
Boy, that escalated slowly. If it seems like only yesterday twhen we saw the first teaser for Foxcatcher, you’re almost right: it was over a year ago. Sept 26, 2013. Wise move for Bennett Miller to bide his time so he could squeeze in a trip to Cannes to pick up his Best Dorector prize.