Christopher Nolan described his filmmaking process as “some combination of intuition and geometry” in one of the Tribeca Talks series of public conversations at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival. “I don…
The creative visionaries in this year's race for best director were tasked with bringing to life some of the most interesting and inscrutable protagonists to land on the big screen.
For those of us who follow the Oscars year after year with an unhealthy degree of investment, this is not a particularly happy morning.
Warner Bros. has apologized to Sony Pictures over a derogatory message about Sony’s “Foxcatcher” on a Twitter account, created by a consultant working for WB. Warner Bros. has also fired the…
In a surprising rant on Twitter and Facebook, “Foxcatcher” subject Mark Schultz apparently blasted the movie and director Bennett Miller on Wednesday, citing complaints with how he was portrayed in…
The directors of 2014’s best films whom could be nominated for the best directing Oscar.
George Clooney has assembled an A-list package for a TV series set in the 1990s at a Hollywood studio. Peter Tolan is set to write the script, and Bennett Miller, riding high on the awards buzz for…
The tension was palpable in the theater for Variety’s Screening Series even after "Foxcatcher" came to end. The 134-minute long psychological drama was bookended by director Bennett Miller's…
When a film's protagonist is in conflict with himself, it's hard for the audience to choose a side. But such is the dramatic high-wire act being performed in several of the season's more prominent…
Like his first two narrative features, "Capote" and "Moneyball," Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher" is based on real events, but that doesn't mean everything you see onscreen happened in that particular…