The Best Cinematographers of the 21st Century, From Roger Deakins to Ellen Kuras

The Best Cinematographers of the 21st Century, From Roger Deakins to Ellen Kuras The cinematography of an individual movie is oftentimes a difficult thing to judge, not only because it can be tough to separate the work of the cinematographer from the overall visual storytelling, ...

NYC Weekend Watch: ‘That Day, on the Beach,’ Jean Cocteau, Agnès Varda & More

Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. ...

‘2001: A Space Odyssey’: Douglas Trumbull on Stanley Kubrick's Search for "Ultimate Perfection"

‘2001: A Space Odyssey’: Douglas Trumbull on Stanley Kubrick's Search for To mark its 50th anniversary, Stanley Kubrick’s scifi classic 2001: A Space Odyssey is getting a 70mm film rerelease, following a special screening at the Cannes Film Festival, introduced by director ...

Shane Black Discusses The Predator and How It Was Inspired By Iron Man 3, Logan, and The Dark Knight

I know a lot of fans didn't care for that first trailer for The Predator. Regardless, I'm still excited for the movie and I hope that Shane Black ends up giving us a great movie that we'll love. ...

King of the Gypsies: 40 Years of Eric Roberts

Tom Jolliffe looks at the career of Eric Roberts after 40 years on the silver screen… I’ve long championed a certain cinematic underdog. An actor who burst onto the scene full of promise. A character ...

Recommended New Books on Filmmaking: ‘2001: A Space Odyssey,’ Stephen King, ‘Caddyshack,’ and Summer Reading

Welcome to almost-summer! That means it’s time to think summer reading. Fans of cinema will find plenty of recent gems to read here, along with some bonus novels, a visual feast for Beatles junkies, ...

Dunkirk (1958)

Before Christopher Nolan’s IMAX-size Dunkirk there was this 1958 version directed by Leslie Norman, a competent craftsman who was reportedly unpopular with film crews due to his impatience and ...

Listen: Christopher Nolan Talks “Unrestoring” ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ In New Podcast

Christopher Nolan is known for his daring storytelling, stunning visuals, and fantastic use of sound. It’s no surprise that he’s a fan of Stanley Kubrick‘s seminal masterpiece “2001: A Space Odyssey.” ...

Dunkirk (2017)

Christopher Nolan joins David Lean and Steven Spielberg in the war epic sweepstakes with this massive 70mm reenactment of the 1940 evacuation of British troops from war torn France. Headed by a cast ...

New to Streaming: ‘Black Panther,’ ‘On the Beach at Night Alone,’ ‘The Party,’ and More

With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the titles that have recently hit ...

‘First Reformed’ and ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ Anniversary Blast Off at Indie Box Office

Cinephiles in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Chicago were in for a treat this weekend, as Warner Bros. brought back Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey” for a limited engagement in ...

Paul Schrader’s ‘First Reformed’ Is a Hit, and the ‘2001’ Reissue Finds New Box-Office Life

Paul Schrader’s ‘First Reformed’ Is a Hit, and the ‘2001’ Reissue Finds New Box-Office Life Two very different films — Paul Schrader’s “First Reformed” and a 70mm reissue of Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey” — stand out among the new releases this weekend. The first represents a ...

‘Deadpool 2’ Breaks Opening Day Record for R-Rated Film

‘Deadpool 2’ Breaks Opening Day Record for R-Rated Film “Deadpool 2” broken the opening-day record for an R-rated movie with a $53.3 million debut, reclaiming the title its predecessor had held until the $50.4 million Friday debut of “It” last September. ...

Film Review: Full Glory of Cinema Art Resides in 70mm ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’

Chicago – It is the 50th Anniversary of director Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey,” and the film has lost none of its power, freshness and thought process, in a journey of truth that ponders ...

Simon Kinberg Says X-men: Dark Phoenix will be More Grounded and More Loyal to the Original Comics Than X-men 3

I'm really curious to see how this new X-Men: Dark Pheonix turns out. The past couple of X-Men films range from decent to mediocre, but far from great. Hopefully, director Simon Kinberg will actually ...

‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ Will Be Grounded In Reality, But Will Also Have Aliens

‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ Will Be Grounded In Reality, But Will Also Have Aliens What do you want from an X-Men movie? Do you want a Christopher Nolan-esque story grounded in reality? Or do you want something with, um…aliens? How about both?! Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg ...

NYC Weekend Watch: Sylvia Chang, ‘2001’ on 70mm, French Melodrama, Fox Restorations & More

Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. ...

‘Capernaum’ Review: Despite the Best Baby Performance Ever, Nadine Labaki’s Latest Is a Well-Intentioned Mess — Cannes 2018

‘Capernaum’ Review: Despite the Best Baby Performance Ever, Nadine Labaki’s Latest Is a Well-Intentioned Mess — Cannes 2018 Capernaum was an ancient Israeli city where Jesus performed some of his most famous miracles — where even the most pitiable and destitute of people could be made whole. The word isn’t casually dropped ...

The Exorcist Creator Had Drawn Up Plans For A Memento-Styled Third Season

Over the past fortnight, avid TV viewers have had but three questions on their minds: what’s new? What’s renewed? And what’s been scrapped entirely? Ash Vs. Evil Dead and Syfy’s Tremors pilot were ...

Cannes Buyers Send Defiant Message: Who Needs Netflix?

<!--[Cdata[ Cannes' showdown with Netflix initially looked like a matchup between David and Goliath. The festival had stood up to the streaming giant, banning it from competition for debuting films ...

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