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Boba Fett: James Mangold to Write and Direct Standalone ‘Star Wars’ Film About Everyone’s Favorite Bounty Hunter

The universe continues to expand. Just a day before “Solo” hits theaters, IndieWire has learned that Boba Fett will be the next character to receive a standalone movie of his own. “Logan” helmer James ...

Jim Jefferies Reveals the Secret Behind Brad Pitt’s Weatherman Appearances — Turn It On Podcast

Jim Jefferies Reveals the Secret Behind Brad Pitt’s Weatherman Appearances — Turn It On Podcast Jim Jefferies has a secret to tell about Brad Pitt. The movie actor has shown up several times on Comedy Central’s “The Jim Jefferies Show” as its unofficial weatherman, casually sharing the horrors ...

David Cross Apologizes to Jessica Walter, Calls Jeffrey Tambor’s Actions ‘Egregious,’ and Says Walter Blew Up at Someone, Too

During a heated New York Times interview with the cast of “Arrested Development” published yesterday, Jessica Walter was brought to tears as she recalled being verbally harassed by Jeffrey Tambor on ...

‘Boba Fett: Star Wars’ Movie Back In The Works With Logan Director James Mangold

As rumors of an Obi-Wan Kenobi movie take hold, a new “Star Wars” movie is moving forward. After years in development with an aborted version falling apart with director Josh Trank (“Chronicle”) at ...

‘Lost in Space’: How They Made the Scene-Stealing Robot the Highlight of the Reboot

You can never go wrong bonding a boy with his ‘bot, and Netflix’s “Lost in Space” reboot definitely got the scene-stealing Robot right. The series comes alive whenever he’s on screen, much like the ...

Nadine Labaki’s ‘Capharnaüm’ Restlessly Moves Like An Uber-Realist ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ [Cannes Review]

Nadine Labaki’s ‘Capharnaüm’ Restlessly Moves Like An Uber-Realist ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ [Cannes Review] Stories that trade in narratives about child exploitation, abuse and neglect often run the risk of manipulation through phony sentimentality or affected misery porn. Lebanese director Nadine Labaki’s ...

Win Tickets to See Bruce Labruce’s The Misandrists in NYC and La

A force to be reckoned with since his first short in 1987, queercore filmmaker Bruce Labruce (who we interviewed last year regarding his latest short porn film) has worked consistently since then. His ...

Win Tickets to See Bruce Labruce’s The Misandrists in NYC and La

A force to be reckoned with since his first short in 1987, queercore filmmaker Bruce Labruce (who we interviewed last year regarding his latest short porn film) has worked consistently since then. His ...

Harvey Weinstein Expected To Surrender Himself To Authorities In Connection With Sexual Misconduct Case

Today has been quite a day for alleged abusers and harassers in Hollywood. From the fallout of yesterday’s interview with the cast of “Arrested Development” to today’s news of multiple victims ...

‘Star Trek: Discovery’: What It Takes to Survive Hours In the Make-Up Chair, According to Doug Jones

‘Star Trek: Discovery’: What It Takes to Survive Hours In the Make-Up Chair, According to Doug Jones Imagine this: You go to work at 4 a.m., and your day starts with your butt in an upright chair, for an hour and a half to two hours — and the whole time, someone is gluing stuff to your face. This is ...

‘Explained’ Review: Netflix’s Intriguing Docuseries Tackles Every Topic in the World, From K-Pop to DNA, in 20 Minute Chunks

One of the biggest double-edged swords of TV is “the show that can be whatever it wants to be.” Having a series without a clear anchor can be a daunting task, especially on the documentary side. ...

Oscar Contenders From Cannes 2018, From Spike Lee to Hirokazu Kore-eda — IndieWire’s Movie Podcast

Oscar Contenders From Cannes 2018, From Spike Lee to Hirokazu Kore-eda — IndieWire’s Movie Podcast This year’s Cannes Film Festival is over and receding into the history books, but many of its movies are poised to remain in the conversation for months to come. While pundits predicted that the 2018 ...

Quentin Tarantino Says Warren Beatty Version Of ‘Kill Bill’ Would Have Been “James Bond As Blofeld”

Hey, it’s #ThrowbackThursday and each week we look to the past and highlight something in cinema history that’s fascinating, amusing, perhaps something you never knew or have seen, you name it. ...

Harvey Weinstein Expected to Surrender to New York City Police on Sexual Misconduct Charges

Harvey Weinstein Expected to Surrender to New York City Police on Sexual Misconduct Charges Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself into authorities in New York City on Friday, May 25. The disgraced former studio executive is reportedly going to surrender himself to police in connection ...

‘Upgrade’ Trailer: People Are Still Trying To Make Logan Marshall-Green A Thing

Shouldn’t it be called “Downgrade?” It’s fairly juvenile and mean, but it’s hard to mention Logan Marshall-Green without describing him as the poor man’s Tom Hardy, a dig we’re pretty sure we’re not ...

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’: Spoilers, Easter Eggs, Box Office, And More! [Podcast]

Welcome to another edition of The Playlist Podcast, a discussion about film news and other film and television related items. I’m joined as always by Playlist Editor-in-Chief Rodrigo Perez to hop ...

From Audience to Utopia: Considering the Spectator in Pre-Production of the Queer/Trans Film So Pretty

I’m a director with one feature film to my name, and I also work as an editor and colorist. About a year ago, I was doing some editing consultation on an early draft of a documentary. Before I gave ...

From Audience to Utopia: Considering the Spectator in Pre-Production of the Queer/Trans Film So Pretty

I’m a director with one feature film to my name, and I also work as an editor and colorist. About a year ago, I was doing some editing consultation on an early draft of a documentary. Before I gave ...

Ronan Farrow Calls Brother Moses Farrow’s Blog Post Defending Woody Allen a ‘Smear Campaign’ Against Their Sister

Ronan Farrow Calls Brother Moses Farrow’s Blog Post Defending Woody Allen a ‘Smear Campaign’ Against Their Sister Ronan Farrow has responded to his brother Moses Farrow’s essay defending their father Woody Allen, calling the blog post published yesterday a “smear campaign” meant to discredit their sister Dylan ...

Netflix Has Become The Most Valuable Media Company In The World, Passing Disney

We are definitely in the middle of the big Streaming Wars. The entertainment industry has been taken over by networks, studios, and tech companies doing their best to develop their own streaming ...

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