The Cannes twitter just released the two posters so far: Directors Fortnight and Critics Week. Their posters always put artfulness first. Therein lies the difference between Cannes and The Oscars. It comes down to the posters. The Oscar poster must draw in eyeballs for their telecast. The Cannes posters? Not so much.
It really must be a sign of the times that Entertainment Weekly has laid off its second great film critic, after Lisa Schwarzbaum took a buy off earlier this year. This one hurts worse than many others because Gleiberman has been writing film reviews for EW as long as I’ve been reporting on film criticism,
What is it about Scarlett Johansson that inspires her to be cast in these otherworldly parts? Is it that no one can really handle what she brings? Intelligence and sexiness? She is almost too good to be believed, perhaps that’s why Under the Skin, Her and now Lucy launch Johansson into her own genre. Trailer
I chatted with Jon Scheide about his upcoming documentary, Acts of Congress, which has just begun raising funds on Indiegogo. Q: How did you get involved in the project? I created it. It’s the evolution or distillation of my desire to make some sort of statement going back to the all the radical changes that