Favourite: Interview with Director Yorgos Lanthimos and Stars Emma Stone, Olivia Colman, Nicholas Hoult, and Joe Alwyn

Yorgos Lanthimos‘s latest feature, The Favourite, world premiered in competition at the 2018 Venice Film Fest.  Dominated by women, the film offers strong roles for three great actresses, Olivia Colman, Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz, and secondary one for Nicholas Hoult and Joe Alwyn. YL:  Yorgos Lanthimos ES:  Emma Stone OC:  Olivia Colman NH:  Nicholas […]

Venice Film Fest 2018: David Cronenberg–Honoree of Lifetime Achievement Award

The director of such cult films as “The Fly,” “Crash” “Naked Lunch,” and “A History of Violence,” is being honored with a lifetime achievement award by the 2018 Venice Film Fest.

Claire Foy: Best Actress Oscar Nomination for First Man

Thought it’s only August 31, I would like to make a proposition (hopefully a prediction) that Claire Foy should receive Best Actress Oscar nomination for playing the difficult role of Janet, wife of Neil Armstrong (played by Ryan Gosling) in Damien Chazelle’s dazzling space epic, First Man.

Venice Film Fest 2018: Ryan Gosling Talks about Playing Neil Armstrong and Director Chazelle’s Hair

Would you expect Ryan Gosling (of all people) to talk about hair and hairdo?  But that’s what’s Hollywood’s hottest star talked about today. “Good hair. A strong head of hair is important. Damien (Chazelle) is half-Canadian, so that helps as well,” Canadian-born actor Gosling joked, when asked what he looks for in directors at Wednesday’s […]

First Man: Interview with Scribe Josh Singer

When you sort of follow Neil Armstrong’s journey, you realize there’s just a tremendous amount of loss and grief and sacrifice–Josh Singer