Downsizing: Alexander Payne’s New Film

Alexander Payne’s Downsizing imagines what might happen if, as a solution to overpopulation, Norwegian scientists discover how to shrink humans to five inches tall and propose a 200-year global transition from big to small. People soon realize how much further money goes in a miniaturized world. With the promise of a better life, everyman Paul […]

Hollywood 2017: Harveygate–What Uma (Pulp Fiction) Thurman Thinks

“Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! (Except you Harvey, and all your wicked conspirators – I’m glad it’s going slowly – you don’t deserve a bullet),” she wrote in a post on her Instagram Thursday.

Berlin Film Fest 2018: Tom Tykwer, Jury President

Tykwer, president of the jury of 2018 Berlin Film Fest has presented six of his own movies at Berlinale, and two of those titles, 2002’s “Heaven” and 2009’s “The International,” have served as opening nights of the festival.

Hollywood 2017: Harveygate–Saga Continues–Bob Weinstein Paid Off for his Bra Settlements

Ronan Farrow reports that Bob Weinstein, who has repeatedly said he was unaware of his brother’s alleged sexual misconduct, personally paid £250,000–about $600,000 today–to settle two claims against his brother in the 1990s during their Miramax era.


Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson. Starring Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, and Lesley Manville. Focus Features releasing on December 25, 2017.