Christopher Lloyd is Up For a Back To The Future Part IV But Robert Zemeckis Says It'll Never Happen

The Back To The Future trilogy is perfect as is. I don't think there never needs to be a reboot or even a sequel. But, if the right story presented itself, Christopher Lloyd, who plays Doc Brown in ...

‘Timeless’ Embraces Costumes for the Ages, from Glam Hepburn to Abolitionist Tubman

‘Timeless’ Embraces Costumes for the Ages, from Glam Hepburn to Abolitionist Tubman The second and final season of “Timeless,” NBC’s time travel drama, embraces more inclusion and diversity, including encounters with abolitionist Harriet Tubman, suffragist Alice Paul, and blues ...

Barry Levinson: The Oscar-Winning Director Who Decades Ago Saw TV’s Peak Potential and Trump-like Danger

Barry Levinson: The Oscar-Winning Director Who Decades Ago Saw TV’s Peak Potential and Trump-like Danger This weekend, Academy Award-winning director Barry Levinson (“Rain Man”) will be honored with the Crystal Globe for outstanding artistic contribution to world cinema at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival ...

Vertigo is not the last word in misogyny, but a feminist deconstruction of it

While some critics see the film, released 60 years ago, as proof of Hitchcock’s sexist creepiness, a closer look reveals strong women and weak men were often at the heart of his work ‘Farfetched ...

Film Review: ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ is Classic Jurassic

Chicago – For a franchise celebrating its 25th Anniversary, with three original films and on its second reboot, the dinosaurs-living-on-modern-earth dynamic would pretty much be played out. But after ...

The New Wave of Nicecore: How the Dark Age of Donald Trump Is Inspiring Movies to Choose Kindness Over Conflict

The New Wave of Nicecore: How the Dark Age of Donald Trump Is Inspiring Movies to Choose Kindness Over Conflict “If you’re kind and polite, the world will be right.” — Paddington Brown A recent spate of humane and optimistic movies —short on discord, long on warmth, and explicitly about the goodness in people ...

Playback: Brad Bird on ‘Incredibles 2’ and the Iron Giant’s Big-Screen Return

Playback: Brad Bird on ‘Incredibles 2’ and the Iron Giant’s Big-Screen Return Welcome to “Playback,” a Variety / iHeartRadio podcast bringing you exclusive conversations with the talents behind many of today’s hottest films. After the underperforming live-action effort ...

'Upgrade' Review: Tech-Run-Amuck Revenge Thriller Is Near-Perfect Pulp

'Upgrade' Review: Tech-Run-Amuck Revenge Thriller Is Near-Perfect Pulp There are good modern B movies – those films that still borrow the old termite-art terminology of back-half programming, because what does "double feature" even mean anymore, but have kept the ...

Netflix Agrees to Theatrical Release for Orson Welles’ Final Film, ‘The Other Side of the Wind’

Netflix will bring Orson Welles’ generations-awaited final work to computer and cineplex screens. Wellesnet first reported the theatrical release, revealed in a May 27 tweet from Frank Marshall, ...

Dario Argento’s Suspiria Screens Midnights This Weekend at The Tivoli

“Bad luck isn’t brought by broken mirrors, but by broken minds” Dario Argento’s Suspiria plays midnights this weekend (June 1st and 2nd) at the Tivoli as part of their Reel Late at the Tivoli ...

‘The Eyes Of Orson Welles’ Director Mark Cousins On Movie Legend’s Legacy: ’The Other Side Of The Wind’ Really “Should Have Been In Cannes” — Cannes Studio

Mark Cousins, director of Cannes Classics hit The Eyes Of Orson Welles, would be a distinctive character even if he wasn't a respected filmmaker, writer and historian—his body is emblazoned with ...

Amazon Returns to Cannes With Triumphant Oscar Contender ‘Cold War’ and Signs of a Company Learning From Its Mistakes

Amazon Studios’ mission is to make commercial art films headed for critical, festival and (sometimes) awards acclaim. Despite some missteps, its slate shows signs of a developing strategy. In 2017, ...

Amazon Returns to Cannes With Triumphant Oscar Contender ‘Cold War’ and Signs of a Company Learning From Its Mistakes

Amazon Studios’ mission is to make commercial art films headed for critical, festival and (sometimes) awards acclaim. Despite some missteps, its slate shows signs of a developing strategy. In 2017, ...

One Orson Welles Movie Made It to Cannes: Mark Cousins’ Love Letter ‘The Eyes of Orson Welles’

One Orson Welles Movie Made It to Cannes: Mark Cousins’ Love Letter ‘The Eyes of Orson Welles’ Cannes Classics 2018’s opening nighter is Irish filmmaker Mark Cousins’ intimate documentary “The Eyes of Orson Welles,” which was invited to Cannes before Netflix pulled its own two Welles entries, ...

One Orson Welles Movie Made It to Cannes: Mark Cousins’ Love Letter ‘The Eyes of Orson Welles’

One Orson Welles Movie Made It to Cannes: Mark Cousins’ Love Letter ‘The Eyes of Orson Welles’ Cannes Classics 2018’s opening nighter is Irish filmmaker Mark Cousins’ intimate documentary “The Eyes of Orson Welles,” which was invited to Cannes before Netflix pulled its own two Welles entries, ...

Video Essay. Orson Welles: Who Is This Man?

The perpetrator of the radio hoax of the century, the voice of Unicron—nemesis of Primus in the battle for 4-wheeled multiverse domination—or the director of the ex-best movie of all-time. Who is ...

Pictures of Perception: Close-Up on Welles’ "Touch of Evil" and "The Trial"

Close-Up is a feature that spotlights films now playing on Mubi. Orson Welles's Touch of Evil (1958) is showing May 6 - June 5, 2018 in many countries around the world; and The Trial (1962) is ...

Canon Of Film: ‘The Godfather’

In this edition of Canon Of Film, we take a look back at Francis Ford Coppola‘s masterpiece, ‘The Godfather‘. For the story behind the genesis of the Canon, you can click here. The Godfather (1972) ...

In Defense of Reading Spoilers Religiously

Spoiler alert: This article will have spoilers for shows and movies that you should have already seen by now, so get over it. I've never seen Citizen Kane, but I know exactly what "rosebud" means; I ...

William Friedkin: 'You don’t know a damn thing, and neither do I'

The Exorcist director returns to his demonic roots with a new documentary, but he’s not interested in discussing your skepticism • Sign up for Film Today and get our film team’s highlights of the day ...

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