“The Discovery” answers the universal question of where we go after we die. The drama is set in a world where the existence of the afterlife is scientifically verified. Jason Segel’s takeaway from…
Sundance Film Festival
‘I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore’ ‘Would Not Have Happened’ Without Netflix, Says Director
“I don’t feel at home in this world anymore” was one of Sundance’s biggest hits this year, winning the festival’s U.S. dramatic grand jury prize. But according to writer/director Macon Blair, the…
Once a movie villain, always a villain. Mark Hamill described his Sundance offbeat comedy “Brigsby Bear,” in which he plays an unsympathetic character, as both comedic and poignant. “There were…
Sundance drama “Person to Person,” starring Michael Cera and Abbi Jacobson, follows a variety of New Yorkers as they navigate their personal relationships and unexpected problems over the course of…
Anyone who lives in Los Angeles knows that things can get a little, well… competitive. Writer-director-star Michelle Morgan dissects Angeleno life in “L.A. Times,” and joined stars Jorma Taccone and…
Documentary “Cries From Syria” debuted at Sundance last month, offering a devastating view of the civil war that has gripped the country for the past few years. Documentary subject Kholoud Helmi and…
If the Fred Wiseman of the ’60s made a film about cops in the age of body-cams and Black Lives Matter — a verité documentary called “Police,” to place alongside his classic lean and clear-eyed…
The very definition of a documentary crowdpleaser, this should prove a sentimental favorite.
A lively and engaging glimpse at a Manila maternity ward where overcrowding and limited technological resources have forced some admirable solutions.
When Sundance revealed it would be screening a movie called “Bitch,” it certainly grabbed attention, but that’s not the only reason writer, director, and star Marianna Palka chose the title. She…
Gigi Gorgeous is a celebrity and positive LGBTQ role model—albeit one very much for the age of selfies, reality TV and "branding," in that she appears to be all shiny surface.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History