Cannes Film Fest 2018: Von Trier’s Ban Lifted–The House That Jack Built Added to Lineup

Seven years after being declared persona non grata by the Cannes Film Fest for his “joking” remark about “sympathy with Hitler,” the provocative and controversial Lars von Trier will return to the Croisette with his new feature: The House That Jack Built.

Honey in the Head: Starring Nick Nolte, Matt Dillon, Emily Mortimer, and Jacqueline Bissett

Jacqueline Bissett has joined the cast of Honey in the Head opposite Nick Nolte, Matt Dillon and Emily Mortimer.

Oscar Speeches: Holliday, Judy–Born Yesterday

Since I know that you’d be embarrassed if I told you how wonderful you are, how I love every minute of working with you, and how I just plain love you, I won’t tell you–Judy Holliday to Cukor

DISOBEDIENCE – “Marriage” Clip

Directed by Sebastián Lelio. Starring Rachel McAdams, Rachel Weisz, and Alessandro Nivola. Bleecker Street Media releasing on April 27, 2018.

Pick of the Week

Politics 2018: Oscar Winner Portman Clarifies Rejection of Israeli Award

I chose not to attend because I did not want to appear as endorsing Benjamin Netanyahu, who was to be giving a speech at the ceremony. By the same token, I am not part of the BDS movement and do not endorse it,” she wrote, referring to the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions group that protests Israel over its treatment of Palestinians and the West Bank–Portman

Levy Unfiltered

Cannes Film Fest 2018: Macdonald’s Docu Whitney is Midnight Screening

At heart, “Whitney” is an intimate family story that reveals a new side to a woman that even her most die-hard fans never knew–director Macdonald

Reviews

I Feel Pretty: Amy Schumer’s Comedy–Artistic and Commercial Disapointment

I Feel Pretty, the self-described female empowerment comedy, is tracking to open between $13 million and $15 million.

Cannes Film Fest 2018: Von Trier’s Ban Lifted–The House That Jack Built Added to Lineup

Seven years after being declared persona non grata by the Cannes Film Fest for his “joking” remark about “sympathy with Hitler,” the provocative and controversial Lars von Trier will return to the Croisette with his new feature: The House That Jack Built.

Genius: Interview with Star Antonio Banderas as Picasso

Contrary to popular opinion, I have been escaping it. I have been just running from playing Picasso for many years–Banderas

Cannes Film Fest 2018: Fugue–Acclaimed Polish Director Agnieszka (The Lure) Smoczyńska Second Film

Infusing this psychological thriller with fantasy, Fugue tells the story of a woman’s impossible return to her family life.