Birds of Prey, Black Mask, and Queer-Coded Villains

Birds of Prey, Black Mask, and Queer-Coded Villains Delia Harrington Feb 13, 2020 For a mostly progressive film, Birds of Prey's choice to queer code villains Roman Sionis and Victor Zsasz is an odd and problematic one. Ewan McGregor’s Ramon Sionis, ...

Rushes: Berlinale Competition, the Making of "A Hidden Life," Changes in Film Preservation

Get in touch to send in cinephile news and discoveries. For daily updates follow us @NotebookMUBI.NEWSAbel Ferrara's SiberiaThe Berlin Film Festival Competition lineup has finally been unveiled, ...

Not the Last Picture Show: Nobuhiko Obayashi's "Labyrinth of Cinema"

Medically speaking, Labyrinth of Cinema shouldn’t exist. The doctors who, three years ago, diagnosed director Nobuhiko Obayashi with terminal lung cancer gave him only months to live, not enough time ...

Monty Python Founder Terry Jones Dies at 77

Tony Sokol Jan 22, 2020 Monty Python creator, writer and director Terry Jones threw away punchlines to refresh comedy. Screenwriter, director, and author Terry Jones, a founding member of Monty ...

Terry Jones dies at 77 by Jennie Kermode - 2020-01-22 14:55:51

Terry Jones with Graham Chapman in Life Of Brian Irrepressible writer, director and Monty Python star Terry Jones has died at the age of 77, it was announced today. The much loved comedian, who had ...

Terry Jones Dies at 77: John Cleese, Edgar Wright, and More Honor ‘Monty Python’ Icon

Terry Jones Dies at 77: John Cleese, Edgar Wright, and More Honor ‘Monty Python’ Icon Terry Jones, the Welsh comedian and filmmaker, has died at 77 after a four-year battle against frontotemporal dementia. Jones’s family announced he died on the evening of January 21, 2020 in a ...

Terry Jones, Monty Python Co-Founder, Dies at 77

Terry Jones, Monty Python Co-Founder, Dies at 77 Terry Jones, co-founder of Monty Python, died Wednesday after a long struggle with dementia. He was 77. Jones was instrumental in creating the wacky, absurdist style of comedy that Monty Python made ...

Inspired by David Bowie: 10 Artists Who Borrowed a Page From the Late Icon's Truly Original Playbook

Inspired by David Bowie: 10 Artists Who Borrowed a Page From the Late Icon's Truly Original Playbook David Bowie's death left a gaping hole in the roster of living artists whose inspirational reach spanned genres, generations and modes of media, the British singer having made his mark on stage, ...

Sam Raimi Eager To Make Evil Dead 2 With Fede Álvarez

The Evil Dead series is one that holds a special place in the hearts of horror hounds, and while nowhere near as iconic, the 2013 remake certainly has more than a few fans happy to sing its praises ...

Review Roundup: Halfway Bitches Go Straight To Heaven - What Did the Critics Think?

Pulitzer Prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis takes his style to another level in this world premiere play about the harrowing, humorous, and heartbreaking inner workings of a women's halfway house in ...

The Neverending Story’s Atreyu and Childlike Empress Reunite 35 Years After Movie’s Release

Growing up in the 80s was a lot of fun, at least here in America. There was neon-everything, spirographs, spin art, hair metal, guyliner, and of course, some of the most incredibly iconic films and ...

The 10 Most Underrated Fantasy Films Of The '80s

The fantasy genre has given us some of the best films of all time. Where would we be without Lord of the Rings or The Wizard of Oz? Those are merely scratching the surface. There are hundreds of ...

'Labyrinth of Cinema': Film Review | Tokyo 2019

'Labyrinth of Cinema': Film Review | Tokyo 2019 More uneven but ultimately more effective than filmmaker Nobuhiko Obayashi’s previous anti-war film Hanagatami, Labyrinth of Cinema had its world premiere as part of the Tokyo International Film ...

Halloween 2019: Here’s Where You Can Get Your Fright On in Los Angeles

October has arrived faster than we could say “trick or treat,” and with that comes the spooky holiday Halloween — and thankfully, Los Angeles has got you covered with plenty of events that will give ...

‘Popstar’ Earns Highest Cult Classic Designation With Official Sing-Along Theatrical Experience

‘Popstar’ Earns Highest Cult Classic Designation With Official Sing-Along Theatrical Experience Box office receipts don’t always tell the full story, especially when it comes to the enduring power of The Lonely Island and their unique brand of smart satire and genre dissection. While the ...

Experience Pan’s Labyrinth in its 4K Glory Oct. 1

Burbank, CA, September 5, 2019 – Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announced today that Pan’s Labyrinth, the highly-acclaimed 2006 modern day dark fairy tale written and directed by Academy Award-winner ...

Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Pan’s Labyrinth’ 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Release Date and Details

Warner Brothers Home Entertainment has announced an October 1st release date for Guillermo del Toro's 2006 dark fairy tale, Pan's Labyrinth, on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray as well as Digital. You can already ...

Pan's Labyrinth Is Finally Getting a 4K Ultra HD Release in October

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment announced today that Pan's Labyrinth, the highly-acclaimed 2006 modern day dark fairy tale written and directed by Academy Award-winner Guillermo del Toro, will be ...

The Labyrinth Baby Grew Up to Work on Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

When trippy '80s classics collide! If you ever wondered what became of baby Toby from the mind-bending 1986 classic film Labyrinth, well, you might be surprised to find out that he's all grown up now ...

10 Of The Most Iconic Jim Henson Creatures (That Aren't Muppets), Ranked

Most of us are familiar with the genius of Jim Henson, whether from The Muppets, Sesame Street, or any number of his films. The famous puppeteer and creator certainly had a gift for creating memorable ...

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