Rushes. Terrence Malick's Vr, Jet Li's Resistance, Stream New "Halloween" Score

Get in touch to send in cinephile news and discoveries. For daily updates follow us @NotebookMUBI.NEWSNaomi Kawase has been appointed as the director of the official documentary film for the Tokyo ...

The Saga of Anatahan

Take one fiercely individual auteur fed up with the Hollywood game, put him in Kyoto with a full Japanese film company, and the result is a picture critics have been trying to figure out ever since. ...

Josef Von Sternberg’S Anatahan (1953)

One of the most unusual, and unusually moving swansongs in cinema history, Josef Von Sternberg’s Anatahan (a.k.a. The Saga of Anatahan) returns to American screens this spring in a new restoration ...

Run of the Arrow

Sam Fuller's superior western classic stars Rod Steiger, Brian Keith, Charles Bronson and Sarita Montiel, and takes on a tall stack of potent issues. A Reb sharpshooter denies the South's defeat, and ...

Something to Be Thankful For: 'The Giant Claw'

Something to Be Thankful For: 'The Giant Claw' Before Thanksgiving, before Thankskilling, before Q: The Winged Serpent there was The Giant Claw. What’s The Giant Claw you ask? Oh, just a little film from the late ‘50s about a mutant killer bird ...

18 Long-Delayed Films and What History Says About the Box-Office Prospects of Cabin in the Woods, Tucker and Dale, and Margaret

Two weeks ago, it was announced that Cabin in the Woods, the horror flick produced and co-written by Joss Whedon, would finally get a release date after years of sitting on the shelf. It's set for ...

Hot Rods & Droids: A George Lucas Profile (Part 2)

Trevor Hogg profiles the career of legendary filmmaker George Lucas in the second of a six part feature... read part one here. “After Thx 1138 [1971], I wanted to do Flash Gordon and tried to buy the ...

What We're Reading: Identical Movies Released At The Same Time

It doesn't quite happen as much as it did a few years back, but there was this trend for a while where one studio would have an idea for a movie and start moving forward with it... and then another ...

Actress Janet Leigh Dies at 77

Actress Janet Leigh Dies at 77 Actress Janet Leigh, whose ill-fated shower in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho became one of the most frightening moments in cinema, died Sunday at her home in Beverly Hills; she was 77. According to a ...