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A slim and stately Argentine with a shock of white hair, Mr. Luppi endowed his characters with complexity and a sense of gravity. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Yorgos Lanthimos’s follow-up to “The Lobster” is a family drama, starring Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman, that doesn’t reach the same imaginative peaks of his earlier films. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Described at one point in the film as a community based on survivors of trauma, the Hasidic population of Brooklyn, New York is known for being a tight-knit religious group as private as it is self-dependent. Keeping to the strict customs inherited from their ancestors, the men and women separate themselves from the secular community by adhering to strict dress codes, luddite beliefs and a need to keep their families intact. Equally stringent and oppressive, the Hasidic faith — in the case of Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady’s new investigative documentary, One of Us, Hasidic New Yorkers — are particularly firm [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Erika Rosenbaum, a Canadian actress, said that Harvey Weinstein repeatedly used the lure of work to lead her into harrowing situations over a decade ago. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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In this action film, the world is threatened by a space-based weather-control system armed with ice, fire, hail and heavy rain. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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In this sequel that feels like a remake, all prospects for amusement are never even vaguely realized. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Ms. Darrieux’s career of sophisticated roles spanned indelible incarnations as ingénue, coquette, femme fatale and grande dame. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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For the third year Filmmaker is happy to exclusively host online selections from the currently underway Eastern Oregon Film Festival. These films will stream exclusively here on the site until Sunday morning at 9:00 AM. This year, we’re hosting a work of philosophical science fiction by Blake Salzman, a new drama from festival veteran Frank Mosley, and an inspiring London-set work from Tal Amiran. You can watch all the films embedded below, and check out the rest of the lineup at Eastern Oregon Film Festival. Midwife (dir. Blake Salzman, 2017) Synopsis: In a bleak future where women are dying rapidly, [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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The primatologist is the subject of an intimate new documentary, with never-before-seen footage of her work among chimpanzees in Tanzania in the 1960s. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Ms. Lawrence, Reese Witherspoon, Molly Ringwald and others are coming forward to talk about their bad experiences starting out in Hollywood. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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“How has La Chinoise aged?” asks Amy Taubin in her liner notes to the new Blu-ray edition of Jean-Luc Godard’s 1967 provocation. Elsewhere in the disc’s accompanying booklet Richard Hell examines how he has shifted positions from seeing La Chinoise as lesser Godard to “a glorious experience” superior to more easily accessible works like Pierrot le fou. Both critics circle around one of the things I find most fascinating about Godard in general, which is the fact that his movies, more than those of any other filmmaker, seem to change the most drastically from one viewing to the next. Of [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Robert Rossen’s 1941 rendering of Jack London’s classic was a hit. The Nazi film about the 1912 sinking of the Titanic was itself a catastrophe. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Immigrants and their stories were long essential to studios. So why haven’t they greenlit movies about the current generation of Dreamers? [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Lawyers for the actor warned Netflix it would be responsible if Mr. Penn was harmed because of the series, which examines his 2015 meeting with a wanted drug dealer. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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Also the week of Oct. 22: Wooster Group channels voices from prison, Benjamin Millepied dances about architecture, and the Bernstein centennial celebration starts early. [...]
Fri, Oct 20, 2017
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