Everybody knows a Norman, and Normans almost by definition claim to know everyone. They are what Malcolm Gladwell calls "connectors": naturally wired to serve as hubs in a vast social network, taking…
Telluride Film Festival
The director and star of the fall festival circuit's biggest darling so far discuss the magic of their movie musical.
"How did they ever make a film of 'Lolita'?" reads the tagline beside that famous red lollipop. The answer: They didn't. Back in 1962, the subject of pedophilia was far too controversial for…
Like many a North American folk artist, Maud Lewis' oeuvre — which consists of countless paintings of fuzzy cats, crude-looking flowers, and flat country landscapes — could easily be dismissed as…
Boxing isn't just about being able to throw a good punch; it's as much about how you take the blows that come your way. In the case of Vinny Pazienza, the hit he didn't see coming happened outside…
What does it mean to be Black in America today? That question, too big for any one film to answer, serves as the driving inquiry in Barry Jenkins' "Moonlight," a beautifully intimate character study…
If there's one Hollywood star you would trust to crash-land a commercial airliner without injuring a soul on board, it would surely be Tom Hanks. After risking his life in order to save his crew in…
A year after bringing eventual best picture winner "Spotlight" here, the distrib is back with Ben Younger's boxing biopic.
"Manchester by the Sea" star Casey Affleck reflects on maintaining a difficult head space for the film.
New films from Clint Eastwood, Damien Chazelle and Denis Villeneuve are set for this year's SHOW, commencing Friday.
Selections have been made for the early fall festival programs, with awards contenders setting their sites on early bows to lay the track for Oscar gold.