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Paul Schrader Explains the Ending of ‘First Reformed’ to Sofia Coppola: ‘Wanna Know What Heaven Looks Like?’

The ambiguous finale has left viewers scratching their heads.<p><i>[Editor’s Note: The following article contains spoilers for “First Reformed.]</i><p>Paul …

‘One Strange Rock’: How Darren Aronofsky Captured Beauty in Actuality Stories on Mother Earth

Cinematographer Simon de Glanville shot monarch butterflies in Mexico, a water fight in Varanasi, and a rocket launch in Kazakhstan as part of the …

‘Adrift’ Director Baltasar Kormákur Explains the Reasoning Behind the Movie’s Wild Plot Twist

"Adrift" might look like a straightforward survival thriller, but it's hiding the biggest reveal of any biopic since "A Beautiful Mind.”<p><i>[Editor’s</i> …

‘Suspiria’ First Trailer: Luca Guadagnino Unleashes a Hellish Nightmare on Dakota Johnson

The first footage from the director's Dario Argento reimagining has arrived to make you speechless.<p>Sit down and hold your breath: The first trailer …

‘Friday’s Child’ Exclusive Trailer: Terrence Malick’s Protégé A.J. Edwards Turns The Crime Genre Into Visual Poetry

Tye Sheridan and Imogen Poots star in the new film from the director of "The Better Angels."<p>After making an impression at the SXSW Film Festival …

‘Mortal Engines’ Trailer: Peter Jackson Presents a Motorized, Post-Apocalyptic Future

He co-wrote and produced the adaptation of Philip Reeve's novel.<p>After working under Peter Jackson for decades, Christian Rivers is making his …

‘The Alienist’ Costume Designer Michael Kaplan on Transitioning from ‘Star Wars’ to Period Drama

The sci-fi costume specialist approached fitting Daniel Bruhl, Luke Evans, and Dakota Fanning for the TNT crime series like making 10 movies in …

‘Hereditary’: Director Ari Aster Breaks Down the Film’s Ominous Opening Scene — Watch

Also the film's screenwriter, Aster said making his chilling spectacle would have been impossible without first watching "The Cook, The Thief, His …

‘Serenity’ Trailer: Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway Go From ‘Interstellar’ Astronauts to Twisted Ex-Lovers

The noir is the latest from "Locke" writer-director Steven Knight.<p>“Locke” writer-director Steven Knight is back behind the camera for “Serenity,” a …

‘The Terror’ Creator on Building an Arctic Expedition on a Soundstage and His Decision Not to Return for Season 2

Toolkit Podcast: David Kajganich breaks down the process of creating the historical horror story and why, after originally pitching the show as …

‘First Man’ Trailer: Ryan Gosling and Damien Chazelle Blast Off From ‘La La Land’ to Space in Neil Armstrong Drama

"First Man" is Chazelle's first movie since becoming the youngest filmmaker to win the Oscar for best director.<p>Damien Chazelle has become an Oscar …

Hushed tones: six of the best noise-cancelling headphones

Bose QC35 II, £330<p>Bose is one of the pioneers of noise-cancelling technology and is often lauded as the best in the business. The QC35 II are the second edition of the company’s wireless noise-cancelling cans and set the standard by which everyone else is measured.<p>They’re excellent not only for …

Consumer Tech

Top Five Things You Didn’t Know About Meister Eckhart

Eckhart von Hochheim, better known as Meister (“Master”) Eckhart, was one of the most important religious thinkers of all time, yet very few people know much about the man behind the famous quotes. Consider the following five tidbits as a brief introduction.<p><b>1. He sounds like a Zen philosopher but</b> …

Spike Jonze Behind the Scenes: Watch the Director Choreograph and Film His Apple Short Film

Jonze was adamant on using as much practical effects as possible to pull off the short film's crazy visual illusions.<p>Spike Jonze broke the internet …

Interview: Woman Discovers Over 30,000 Secret Photos Left Behind by Her Mother

Asya Ivashintsova-Melkumyan always knew her mother was taking photographs, but never fully understood just how deep this passion ran until recently. When Masha Ivashintsova passed in 2000, she left behind boxes of belongings and memories, which remained untouched until late 2017. It was only then …

Saint Petersburg

Ryan Coogler’s One-Take Action Scenes Are Becoming His Stunning Technical Trademark

Even one-take master Emmanuel Lubezki has to be impressed with the technical wizardry in "Creed" and "Black Panther."<p>The best action scene in Ryan …

‘Ozark’: Golden Globe-Nominated Netflix Drama Will Teach You How to be a Criminal — Watch

“Do you want to take your criminal career to the next level?” asks "Ozark" fan favorite Ruth.<p>If you have ever wondered how Ruth Langmore (played by …

‘Mary Magdalene’ First Look: Rooney Mara Leads a New Kind of Biblical Epic

Mara reunites with "Lion" director Garth Davis for this upcoming Biblical epic.<p>British film production company Film4 has debuted our first look at …

Mary Magdalene

‘The Shape of Water’: Guillermo del Toro Shot his Passion Project as an Aquatic Metaphor

Cinematographer Dan Laustsen used deep-sea colors and a fluid camera for del Toro's Oscar-contending, romantic fairy tale.<p>When Danish cinematographer …

Doug Jones

Anthony Bourdain Interviews Francis Ford Coppola About Regrets and the Best Food in the World — Watch

Coppola sat down with Bourdain on the most recent episode of CNN's "Parts Unknown" to talk family and his love of food.<p>“In the end, do what you love, …

Parts Unknown

Ten female artists you should know about

In honour of the late art historian Linda Nochlin, we’ve put together a list of 10 women artists from around the world that should be on your radar.<p>“In the field of art history,” wrote academic Linda Nochlin in 1971, “the white Western male viewpoint, unconsciously accepted as <i>the</i> viewpoint of the …

The Arts

How learning to play the piano can save your life

The pianist James Rhodes wants to teach everyone to play the piano in six weeks. Watch him tell Clemency Burton-Hill why in the video above.<p>“It inspires you, it grows your imagination, it nourishes you in places that go beneath words and beneath pictures and images… it’s something that kind of …

Piano

This Could Be the First Look at Altered Carbon, Netflix's Very Expensive New Scifi Series

Netflix is diving into the cyperpunk age with <i>Altered Carbon</i>, a 10-episode series based on the bestselling novel by Richard K. Morgan. It’s said to be …

‘The Alienist’ New Trailer: Cary Fukunaga’s Serial Killer Show Looks Like a 19th Century ‘True Detective’

Daniel Brühl, Dakota Fanning, and Luke Evans team up to solve a string of grisly child murders in TNT's new limited series.<p>Those missing their …

Entertainment

‘Mosaic’ First Trailer: Steven Soderbergh’s Murder Mystery is an Interactive App and an HBO Limited Series

Everyone will finally be able to see what Soderbergh has been working on for the last three years this November.<p>Stephen Soderbergh has been keeping …

Murder Mystery

‘Tainted Souls’ Trailer: Secret Lives Intersect in Unsettling Look Inside a Complex Modern Rome — Watch

The film will have its world premiere in Venice Days at the Venice Film Festival later this week.<p>The complex lives of a group of seemingly very …

‘First Reformed’ Review: Ethan Hawke Is Better Than Ever in Paul Schrader’s Tense Eco-Thriller

As a priest who may or may not be losing his mind, Hawke provides a compelling anchor for Schrader's surprisingly effective religious-themed film.<p>For …

Film Festivals

Fall Film Festivals: Darren Aronofsky Will Shock Us, Angelina Jolie Will Surprise Us, and 4 More Predictions

Telluride and Toronto will introduce a wave of surprises to the fall movie season — and some surefire bets.<p>The year in cinema is about to get a whole …

Angelina Jolie

Olivier Assayas and More French Directors Share Their Best Tips for Your First Day of Filming — Watch

Don't know what to do on your first day of filming? Follow these tips from five of the best French filmmakers working today.<p>Day one on set of your …

Filmmaking

8 Indies That Are Honest About Teen Sexuality, From ‘Blue Is the Warmest Color’ to ‘The Diary of a Teenage Girl’

Being a teenager is hard enough, but once the hormones start raging, all bets are off. These films will help you get through it (or remember it …

Teens