In 2013, love came in many forms: girl on zombie, boy on smartphone, and James Franco on -- count 'em -- two hot bikini babes at the same damn time. Sure, romantic comedies are as extinct as Oprah Winfrey's chances of winning Best Supporting Actress at the Golden Globes, but audiences had plenty of ... More >>
The fest's best are the films to watch in the year ahead.
Hey: Albums! In case people still care about these things, here's a batch of potentially interesting releases arriving in the coming weeks and months:
As you know, this week's column is my tete-a-tete with Chris Rock, who told me about his new movie (2 Days In New York, in which he's a Voice writer who converses with a cardboard cutout of Obama), his animated film work, and his past as a guy who needed to be humbled. Well, here's more of what he ... More >>
We discuss his most challenging role ever in 2 Days in New York: Me!
Maybe Chris Rock should have talked to me before he played a Village Voice writer opposite Julie Delpy in Delpy's new film, 2 Days In New York. But at least he talked to me after the fact for this week's zippy and eye-popping column.
Almost two years ago, I walked into our conference room here at the Voice, and was startled to see Manu standing there. If you're as much a Julie Delpy fan as I am and couldn't get enough of her directorial debut, 2007's 2 Days in Paris, you might understand my thrill. "Manu" -- goofball, womanize ... More >>
New York vacation
Always more than an ingenue, she's taking on everything that's wrong with movies—and she's bringing Chris Rock
This week in the Voice, out today, Karina Longworth talks with Julie Delpy about her film career, writing of Delpy's third writing/directing/starring effort: "A film about a neurotic creative navigating tricky issues of love and domesticity in Manhattan, featuring a protagonist who intermittently we ... More >>
After eight days in Park City, I'm back in Los Angeles; the festival continues through the weekend, with the awards announced Saturday night. Here are some notes on films I didn't get a chance to write about at length. Keep an eye out for my wrap-up of the festival in next week's print edition.2 ... More >>
It's almost Halloween, and if you're like me, you've been spending your free time watching scary movies and thinking up costume ideas. These sorts of movies are usually known for blood, boobs, and bad jokes, but the music that accompanies them is important, too. For instance, high-pitched s ... More >>
Chris Rock makes his Broadway debut
Battling sweltering temperatures and frail suitors as global warming takes over
The long walk over, Julie Delpy explores what comes next (i.e., the hard part)
Only in the early '70s could Elliott Gould have been a matinee idol. Since then? The Brooklyn schlemiel's long goodbye.
Míssha offers makeup at a bargainif women will trust it
Have son, will travel: Murray's sad-sack Don Juan stoically confronts the autumnal dead end
Before Sunrise's Gen X lovers walk, talk, and catch up in a romantic real-time sequel
Nine years later, the director and stars of 'Before Sunrise' reunite for a stunning real-time sequel
Linklater's romantic nine-years-later sequel shines through a cloudy Berlin Film Festival
Millennium Movies Get a Second Chance
Hardest Movie Quiz Answers Revealed!