James Cameron Declares That Cinema Is ‘Alive And As Great As It’s Ever Been’ At London Premiere Of ‘Avatar: The Way Of Water’

By Brent Furdyk. Published: 12 hours ago Last updated: 9 hours ago Reports of the death of cinema have been vastly overblown — according to director James Cameron, that is. While the pandemic changed the business model for Hollywood movies, Cameron took to the stage at the London premiere of “Avatar: The Way of Water” […]

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Women look back: celebrating the advent of the modern neo-noir

This year, two films have renegotiated the terms between observers and observed in noir-tinged narratives, exploring the fight for female agency. Chloe Okuno’s Watcher is a tight thriller about a woman stalked by a man living across the street, a story that continuously challenges the relationship between subject and object. Park Chan-wook’s Decision To Leave […]

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Emancipation

Will Smith brings stern dramatic heft to an enslaved man making a dash for freedom in Antoine Fuqua’s tonally mish-mashed action drama. A macabre B-movie in Oscar bait clothing, Emancipation sees genre hand Antoine Fuqua take a more-than-workable cat-and-mouse chase thriller and plant it within the context of American slavery’s dying days. Will Smith plays […]

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White Noise

Adam Driver and Greta Gerwig reunite as a couple grappling with their fear of death in Noah Baumbach’s adaptation of Don DeLillo’s novel. Noah Baumbach is – at least at first glance – a curious choice to adapt the work of American author Don DeLillo for the screen, as his stylised, complex and idiosyncratic prose […]

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Lynch/Oz

Alexandre O Philippe traces the connection between David Lynch and Victor Fleming’s The Wizard of Oz. The spectre of Victor Fleming’s 1939 The Wizard of Oz, in all its technicolour glory, seems to ceaselessly haunt the collective American psyche. Distilled into a pair of sequined red pumps, this staggeringly permanent cultural touchstone has become “public […]

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Kevin Bacon Is Thrilled To Join The MCU: ‘This Is Really Cool!’

By Brent Furdyk. Published: 8 hours ago Last updated: 8 hours ago Marvel fans who watched the trailer for the upcoming “Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special” on Disney+ were treated to a surprise appearance by Kevin Bacon, playing himself. Speaking with the New York Post, Bacon shared his excitement on becoming part of the Marvel […]

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Angelina Jolie Wears Chic Max Mara Coat Out In Los Angeles

On Sunday, November 20, Angelina Jolie was seen leaving popular vegan restaurant Crossroads in Los Angeles wearing a chic gray beige coat by Italian designer Max Mara. The outerwear was a cozy cashmere wrap-style with a long elegant cut that was cinched at the actress’s waist with a tie-belt. She wore the coat with wide-legged […]

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A Timeline of Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes’ Super Private, Super Romantic Relationship

Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes seem like one of Hollywood’s most solid couples, even though they keep most of their romantic life pretty private. They first sparked dating rumors in 2011 while filming The Place Beyond the Pines, and have been going strong ever since. Here, we look back at their connection over the last […]

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