As video-on-demand continues to become the preferred route of distribution for a certain kind of independent film, much is being made of Nicolas Cage's willingness to slum for a paycheck, with recent examples including already-forgotten, small-screen-friendly items like Seeking Justice, Trespass, St ... More >>
[Spoiler alert: This feature contains many details about the film Inside Llewyn Davis.] I was married to and managed Dave Van Ronk, the folksinger whose memoir spurred the Coen brothers' new movie, Inside Llewyn Davis. David and I were together from fall 1957 to fall 1968 and had been married for s ... More >>
The filmmaker gets his close-up after 40 years of Troma (more or less)
Hard at work on his eighth novel, Deadwood author Pete Dexter still packs a punch
Four actors and their very good year
Going viral this weekend is a handwritten sheet, allegedly penned by movie cutie/h-word poster child Michael Cera, recommending his favorite movies to a young Londoner he met in a coffeeshop. The cafe buddy's cousin got his hands on a scan of the list and posted it to his Tumblr, where it has ... More >>
Back with an update but the same sensibility, the director shows us that happiness is a state of mind
As film journalists gird for next week's Tribeca Film Festival, it's useful to recall the invective recently inspired by the city's other major film fest. The 2009 New York Film Festival, presented last fall by the Film Society of Lincoln Center, was the first under the administrative leaders ... More >>
Academy Awards heads-up: Basterds and biopsies.
Max and the gang's all here. Let the mild rumpus start!
Neither one seem the least bit invested in their baby
Too hot to deal? Take shelter in the cool and dark of the matinee.
Playing Head Games with the Director, Writer, and Star of Being John Malkovich
The Other of Invention
Ain't no Mountain high enough to keep the American patient from his lonely Southern belle
Globalized Road Trip
Playing Head Games with the Director, Writer, and Star of 'Being John Malkovich'
John Turturro Plays Beckett's Serious Games