Cannes Film Fest 2017: Masterclass from Alfonso (Gravity) Cuaron

Alfonso Cuarón, winner of the Best Director Oscar for Gravity, gave a Masterclass talking about his life, his career, and his films, which made in both Mexico and Hollywood.

Cannes Film Fest 2017: Campillo’s 120 Beats Per Minute

As he proved in his screenplay for 2008 Cannes Fest top winner, The Class, directed by Laurent Cantet, Campillo is a sharp observer of the ways individuals speak, argue, fight, engage in violence and, yes, make love.

War Machine: Brad Pitt’s Astonishing, Oscar Caliber Performance as Glen McMahon

Adding a panel to the growing number of American satires of the military, War Machine, as written and directed by David Michod, is far more complex and multi-nuanced than, say, Kubrick’s 1964 classic Dr. Strangelove, Robert Altman’s 1970 M.A.S.H., or David O. Russell’s 1999 Three Kings. In fact, the scope of this movie is wider […]

LA Film Fest 2017: Coppola and Focus Features 15th Anniversary Tribute

To commemorate its 15th anniversary, Focus will be presenting revival screenings of three classic Focus titles at this year’s LA Film Festival, culminating in an advance screening of The Beguiled with Coppola herself in attendance for a post-screening Q&A.

Manchester Terrorist Attack: Young Man Arrested; ISIS Takes Resonsibility

A man has been arrested in connection with Monday’s attack that killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert. The 23-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in south Manchester, local authorities said. Later, police said they had executed two search warrants in and around the city, including at one location where they conducted a “controlled explosion.” […]