Quad Cinema Will Relaunch with Films from Yang, Rivette, Kubrick, Fassbinder, Wertmüller, Coppola & More

Next month will mark the return of New York City’s Quad Cinema, a theater reshaped and rebranded as a proper theater via the resources of Charles S. Cohen, head of the distribution outfit Cohen Media ...

2017 Oscar Predictions: Gang of Four Awards Experts Tackle Craft Categories

2017 Oscar Predictions: Gang of Four Awards Experts Tackle Craft Categories IndieWire’s Anne Thompson, Gold Derby’s Tom O’Neil, Variety’s Tim Gray and Deadline’s Pete Hammond are back for Part 2 of their Oscar predictions discussion; this time focusing on the craft and short ...

2017 Oscar Predictions: Gang of Four Awards Experts Tackle Craft Categories

IndieWire’s Anne Thompson, Gold Derby’s Tom O’Neil, Variety’s Tim Gray and Deadline’s Pete Hammond are back for Part 2 of their Oscar predictions discussion; this time focusing on the craft and short ...

Weekly Rushes. Jarmusch & Herzog Videos, Bresson's Notes, Garbo on the Kronor

NEWSFrom the Busan Film Festival comes word of new projects by Lee Chang-dong (who hasn't made a film since 2010's Poetry and will make "a mystery thriller"), Hirokazu Kore-eda ("a suspense courtroom ...

Long Live Jacques Rivette! Cohen Media Group To Restore And Release 10 Features By The French New Wave Icon

Long Live Jacques Rivette! Cohen Media Group To Restore And Release 10 Features By The French New Wave Icon When French New Wave icon Jacques Rivette passed away earlier this year, the outpour of admiration from the film community was deafening, with obituaries flooding the internet and retrospectives ...

For the Audience's Consideration: An Interview with Ted Fendt

A friend and a contributor to the Notebook has taken a deep breath of air and expanded his droll short films—which we’ve featured on Mubi—into a modest feature that received a decidedly impressive ...

'The Inbetweeners 2' sets U.K. box-office records

'The Inbetweeners 2' sets U.K. box-office records Inbetweeners mania never really caught on in America—MTV’s 2012 version was yanked after one season. But the British sitcom has exploded into an enormous big-screen success at the U.K. box-office. The ...

365 Days, 100 Films #50 - Stand By Me (1986)

Stand By Me, 1986. Directed by Rob Reiner. Starring Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Jerry O'Connell, Corey Feldman, Kiefer Sutherland, Bradley Gregg, Casey Siemaszko, John Cusack, Gary Riley and Richard ...

The Daily Notebook's 3rd Writers' Poll: Fantasy Double Features of 2010

With 2010 only a week over, it already feels like best-of and top-ten lists have been pouring in for months, and we’re already tired of them: the ranking, the exclusions (and inclusions), the rules ...

Technicians and Artists

Darren Aronofsky: a resourceful technician (Pi) of considerable range but little imagination (Requiem for a Dream), after attempting an artwork of his own (The Fountain), resigns himself to a career ...