"Don't Look Now" 45Th Anniversary Screening, Beverly Hills, December 18

By Todd Garbarini Laemmle’s Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre in Los Angeles will be presenting a 45th anniversary screening of Nicholas Roeg’s masterful 1973 thriller Don’t Look Now. The 110-minute film stars ...

"Once I had it all. Now I just have everything": Nicolas Roeg Remembered

It has become a cliché to quote the age-old maxim that you should never meet your heroes. I am also of the belief that you should never write about meeting them either. But I am going to make an ...

Nicolas Roeg, Bernardo Bertolucci and Another End of Another Era

Nicolas Roeg, Bernardo Bertolucci and Another End of Another Era It’s always tough when giants shuffle off this mortal coil, but the twofer that hit film fans over the past few days has been a particularly hard blow. Early Saturday morning, word began to spread ...

Director Nicolas Roeg Dead At Age 90

By Lee Pfeiffer Nicolas Roeg, the supremely talented British cinematographer who ultimately became an acclaimed director, has died at age 90. Roeg's unique eye for filming scenes in a creative manner ...

Rip Nicolas Roeg

Director, cinematographer Nicolas Roeg, noted for the features "Don't Look Now", "The Man Who Fell To Earth" And "Performance" has died: Roeg started out as an editing apprentice, then worked his way ...

An Appreciation of Nicolas Roeg: A Director Who Fragmented the World, Then Put It Back Together

An Appreciation of Nicolas Roeg: A Director Who Fragmented the World, Then Put It Back Together The 1970s were the heyday of what was still known, with Victorian understatement, as the love scene: those writhing arenas of nude intimacy, which moviegoers experienced with a touch of voyeuristic ...

Nicolas Roeg, Director of ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth,’ ‘The Witches,’ Dies at 90

Nicolas Roeg, Director of ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth,’ ‘The Witches,’ Dies at 90 Director and noted cinematographer Nicolas Roeg, whose offbeat films included “Performance,” “Don’t Look Now,” “The Witches” and “The Man Who Fell to Earth,” has died. He was 90. His son Nicolas Roeg ...

California Split: Who Would Get Custody Of The Golden State Movies If Ballot Measure Passes?

California Split: Who Would Get Custody Of The Golden State Movies If Ballot Measure Passes? I already had a headache from fretting about the ballot measure to split California. Who gets the water? What happens to Prop 13? Where’s Yosemite? Can we still repeal the gas tax? Are the prisons in ...

David Lynch and the Nightmarish Meanings of his Hollywood Star Casting

In episode four of Twin Peaks: The Return, an older gentleman has an obscure conversation with Gordon Cole (David Lynch) as he escorts him to the office of FBI Chief of Staff, Denise Bryson (David ...

Tony Gibbs obituary

Our father, Tony Gibbs, who has died aged 90, was a film editor with a long and distinguished career. He was captivated by film from an early age and that interest was nurtured by his parents, Harold, ...

Barbara Turner, ‘Georgia’ Screenwriter, Actress and Producer, Dies at 79

Barbara Turner, ‘Georgia’ Screenwriter, Actress and Producer, Dies at 79 Barbara Turner, a screenwriter, actress and producer best known for her work penning the 1995 film “Georgia,” died in Los Angeles on Tuesday. She was 79. Turner was also the mother of actress Jennifer ...

Barbara Turner, Screenwriter and Mother of Jennifer Jason Leigh, Dies at 79

Barbara Turner, Screenwriter and Mother of Jennifer Jason Leigh, Dies at 79 Barbara Turner, screenwriter of Petulia, Georgia and Pollock, has died. She was 79. The mother of actress Jennifer Jason Leigh passed away on Tuesday in Los Angeles, according to Variety. Among many ...

The Best of Movie Poster of the Day: Part 13

Above: Us one sheet for Knight Of Cups (Terrence Malick, USA, 2015); designer: P+A.Leaps and bounds ahead of the competition, the beautiful new poster for Terrence Malick’s Knight of Cups was by far ...

Special Sir Christopher Lee Tribute Screening & 40th Anniversary Screening of The Four Musketeers (1975) in Los Angeles

By Todd Garbarini Update: Producer Ilya Salkind now also slated to appear. Richard Lester’s film The Four Musketeers is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. With an all-star cast that ...

The Forgotten: Richard Lester's "Juggernaut" (1974)

Inspired by the Richard Lester retrospective at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, August 7-13.When the great Omar Sharif died recently, the BBC's coverage of the sad event included clips from ...

A Hard Day’s Director: The Best of Richard Lester

Richard Lester’s directing career has had a rather tortured epilogue. His last completed film was the dreadful, unloved Return of The Musketeers (1989), during the making of which his long-time friend ...

Raymond Wagner dies at 88

Raymond Wagner dies at 88 Los Angeles, April 11: Hollywood producer and studio executive Raymond Wagner has died aged 88. Though he passed away March 12, his family announced his death only now. The producer passed away from ...

Oscar Winner Hoffman, Child Star Temple Honored with Library of Congress Screenings

Philip Seymour Hoffman, Shirley Temple, and Oscar movies: Library of Congress’ March 2014 screenings (photo: Philip Seymour Hoffman as Truman Capote in ‘Capote’) Tributes to the recently deceased ...

Beatles Director Richard Lester to Receive Career Achievement Award From L.A. Film Critics

Beatles Director Richard Lester to Receive Career Achievement Award From L.A. Film Critics British director Richard Lester has been named the recipient of the 2014 Career Achievement Award by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association. Lester, 81, is best known for the two films he made with ...

Blu-ray Release: Royal Flash

Blu-ray Release Date: Dec. 10, 2013 Price: Blu-ray $Tba Studio: Twilight Time Malcolm McDowell is Harry Flashman in 1975's Royal Flash. The 1975 British comedy-adventure film Royal Flash, adapted ...

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