Anya Taylor-Joy

Jaime King's 10 Tips For Being A Girl Boss

It’s Monday morning at Soho House West Hollywood, and a crowd of well-dressed creatives has perched on velvet chairs to discuss their projects du jour. Heads turn as Jaime King, actress and entrepreneur, strides up the stairs, her wide, blue eyes scanning the room beneath an oversized boat hat.<p>Most …

Thoroughbreds film review: High-class brutality

Living a life of wealth and privilege doesn’t always guarantee perfect results for the next generation. Some wealthy children end up becoming child …

Olivia Cooke

8 seriously cool films by first-time directors you need to see in 2018

"Thoroughbreds" lands viewers in the middle of a dark plot by two teenagers home from boarding school. USA TODAY<p>Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen star in "Book Club." USA TODAY

Lakeith Stanfield

Movie Review: "Thoroughbreds" (2018)

Image Source<p><b>Movie</b>: "Thoroughbreds"<p><b>Director</b>: Cory Finley <b><br>Year</b>: 2018 <b><br>Rating</b>: R <b><br>Running Time</b>: 1 hours, 32 minutes <i><br>An affluent teen named Lily and her friend</i> …

Olivia Cooke

These Stars Didn't Let a Little Snow Stop Them From Mingling With Fans at the Empire Awards

When the Rakuten TV Empire Awards were scheduled for mid-March, we doubt anyone expected the stars to have to walk a red carpet in the snow. After …

Lifestyle (UK)

6 Times Satan Was Actually the Good Guy

Usually, movies and TV shows paint the Devil with rather broad strokes. He might be charming, but make no mistake: He’s invariably there to cause …


ET Obsessions: ‘Thoroughbreds,’ Bill Hader’s ‘Barry’ and More!

Here at ET, we’re obsessed with all things pop culture -- and here is what we’re most excited about this week:<p><b>Why We’re Obsessed With Making Obama</b><p>How …


Round 1 of Fug Madness Is In The Books

Here's who's moving on to today's and tomorrow's clashes.

Olivia Munn

Daisy Ridley glamorous in tuxedo at Empire Awards

The awards recognise the best in film and TV from the last year.<p>Daisy Ridley turned heads at the Rakuten TV Empire Awards, stepping out in a stylish …

News (Ireland)

Thoroughbreds Is a Cult Film in Search of Its Cult

<i>Thoroughbreds</i>, the debut film by 28-year-old playwright, writer, and director Cory Finley, has the general aura of a "cult film." That is to say, …


‘Thoroughbreds’ and ‘Flower’ are complex movies that respect — and fear — teenage girls

Schoolyard wisdom posits that girls grow up faster than boys; while America’s presumptive captains of industry are eating boogers and accruing grass …

Olivia Cooke

Thoroughbreds: Inside 28-year old Cory Finley's sadistic, brilliant debut

Before writing and directing <i>Thoroughbreds</i>, 28-year-old Cory Finley had never worked on a movie before. It’s an auspicious start. The playwright’s …

Olivia Cooke

BERRICS FILM SOCIETY - 'Thoroughbreds' Review

<b>WORDS:</b> Alex Welch<p>There are plenty of stylish and memorable images in <i>Thoroughbreds</i>—writer/director Cory Finley’s challenging film debut—but there was …


Capsule reviews of feature films

ANNIHILATION 3 stars. A group of scientists (Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson) enters a mysterious zone of new …

Michael B. Jordan

Ready Player One Rebel Olivia Cooke Does Not Care For Sexy Gamer Avatars

Olivia Cooke was at home in Brooklyn doing her laundry when she heard the news: The actress had just landed the role likely to make her a household name, as Samantha Cook, aka Art3mis, the heroine in Steven Spielberg’s dystopian blockbuster <i>Ready Player One</i>, out March 29. The audition process had …

Olivia Cooke

'Thoroughbreds' review: Privileged girlhood friends plot a murder

The fluidity of teenage friendships, captured so well in the recent "Lady Bird," swirls at the heart of "Thoroughbreds," which is "Lady Bird's" …

Olivia Cooke

Anya Taylor-Joy Is Ready for Her Close-Up

One of the first Facebook photos Anya Taylor-Joy was tagged in was a picture of a fish. “I must have been about 10 or 11,” she says. “I was so …

New Mutants

Objects in Space 3/14/18: Trust no one

It's Wednesday, and in Fangrrls world that means one thing: new <i>X-Files</i> day. If you're reading this the second it's gone up, there's a chance you're …

Women's News

This 2000s Trend Is Dominating Pinterest Right Now — & Here's Why

While shopping earlier this month, I experienced the best kind of fashion déjà vu moment: I glanced around my favorite fast-fashion store and …

Chloë Grace Moretz

Fug Madness 2018, Round 1: In Which Rookie Anya Taylor-Joy Takes On Veteran Katy Perry

Plus Rita Ora, Dascha Polanco, and Kidman vs. Lawrence, which sounds like a Supreme Court case.

Rita Ora

Thoroughbreds is daring, detached, and dispassionate

Kate Wilson<b>Starring Anton Yelchin and Anya Taylor-Joy. Rated R.</b>Sparse and unsettling, <i>Thoroughbreds</i> does a lot with very little.Beginning with a …


Oscars spotlight: Could Olivia Cooke and Anya Taylor-Joy (‘Thoroughbreds’) be a modern-day ‘Thelma and Louise’?

“Thoroughbreds” opened March 9 to strong reviews (76 on MetaCritic, 86% freshness on Rotten Tomatoes). The black comedy is especially noteworthy for …

Olivia Cooke

In Thoroughbreds, Anya Taylor-Joy Is A Twisted Teen Like You've Never Seen Before

Hell hath no fury like a bored little rich girl. From red scrunchie-wearing teen tyrant Heather Chandler to the "Marcia fucking Brady of the Upper …


The Selfless Sociopath in Thoroughbreds

There’s one early scene in Cory Finley’s exemplary first feature, <i>Thoroughbreds</i>, that feels destined to be included in the canon of great high school …

Woody Allen

‘Thoroughbreds’ cannot live up to the strength of its influences

<i>Thoroughbreds</i> is a weak installment in the genre of murderous teenage girls that cannot escape from beneath the shadow of its influences.The desire …


anya taylor joy is 2018's scream queen

The star of campy psycho drama Thoroughbreds talks blood and gore.<p>“I don’t overthink it,” says Anya Taylor Joy when I ask why the new-wave scream queen why her most electrifying characters tend to share a capacity for murder. Next up for the breakout star of 2015’s harrowing puritan folktale <i>The</i> …


Tim McGraw Collapses on Stage While Performing in Ireland

• His wife, Faith Hill, took over to address the crowd — Us Weekly<br>• Amber Heard has dinner with Sean Penn — Lainey Gossip<br>• Cardi B thanks her haters — HuffPost Celeb<br>• Anya Taylor-Joy on <b>Thoroughbreds</b> and female friendships — MTV News<br>• Ariana Grande has a message for fans about selfies — BuzzFeed<br>• Charlie Puth …

Amber Heard

Split Star Was Unaware of Unbreakable Connection During Filming

<i>Split</i> star Anya Taylor-Joy was completely unaware of the film’s connection to <i>Unbreakable</i> during filming. <i>Unbreakable</i> was M. Night Shyamalan’s …


Box Office: 'Black Panther' Tops 'A Wrinkle in Time' in Disney-Dominant Weekend

LOS ANGELES, March 11, ( - "Black Panther" remained super-heroic in its fourth weekend at the North American box office with $41.1 million at 3,942 locations, easily topping the opening weekend of fantasy-adventure "A Wrinkle in Time" with $33.5 million at 3,980 sites, estimates showed …

Award Shows

Box Office: 'Strangers' Nabs $10M Weekend, 'Hurricane Heist' And 'Gringo' Bomb

In newbie news that isn’t Walt Disney’s <i>A Wrinkle in Time</i>, it was a pretty grim weekend for new movies. While we debate whether the $34 million weekend for <i>A Wrinkle in Time</i> was big enough, we had three old-school studio programmers that underperformed or outright tanked.<p>I write from time to time …

David Oyelowo