Coen Brothers

The Most Anticipated New TV Shows of 2018

Now that we’re a couple weeks into the new year, we can start being honest with ourselves and put aside those pesky resolutions that we made in favor …

TV

From Blood Simple to Fargo to The Big Lebowski: Films that celebrate the legendary Coen brothers

More than three decades ago — on 18 January, 1985 — the Coen brothers’ first feature film, <i>Blood Simple</i>, premiered in American theatres. Joel and …

Michael Stuhlbarg

Every Steven Spielberg movie of the 21st century ranked

<b>Steven Spielberg has kept himself pretty busy these past few decades.</b><p>The Hollywood maestro has released 12 movies since 2000, and he’s got two more …

Movies

Looks Like We're Going to Get a 'Fire and Fury' TV Show

Now Trump might not actually have to read it.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p><i>Fire and Fury</i>, Michael Wolff's book about Trump's first year in office, has only been out for a few weeks, but the thing has already become a massive hit. Since its early release on January 5, the book shot to …

Donald Trump

‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story’ Episode 1 Recap: This Man, This Monster

Can Ryan Murphy return to the scene of the crime and get away with it?<p>At least as much as any mystery behind the titular slaying, this creative …

Entertainment

Liam Neeson on 'fantastic' Leo Varadkar, Brexit and doing fight scenes aged 65

Image: TheJournal.ie<p>Image: TheJournal.ie<p>LIAM NEESON IS not short of opinions.<p>As anyone who watched the Late Late Show last Friday will know, the …

Liam Neeson

Thursday’s best TV: The Mash Report; A House Through Time; Transformation Street

Another chance for the news spoof to find a tone of its own, while David Olusoga continues to trace the history of a Liverpool house<p>The Mash Report<br>10pm, BBC Two<p>A new run for the news spoof based on the Onion-style website, the Daily Mash. Last time around, it struggled to find a tone. Avoiding the …

TV

Michael Wolff’s FIRE AND FURY Is Headed For Television

For the past few weeks, the big conversation surrounding Michael Wolff's <i>Fire And Fury: Inside The Trump White House</i> has revolved around how truthful …

Michael Wolff

9 TV Shows That Went Totally Mad For Just One Episode

3. Buffy the Vampire Slayer – 'Once More, With Feeling'<p>Six series in, and the inhabitants of Summerdale let their hair down and got their larynxes out, as Buffy and co bellowed show-stopping numbers to varying degrees of success.<p>As self-referential plot-points in themselves, creator Joss Whedon's …

TV

What’s Streaming on Netflix Tonight: ‘A Serious Man’ + More

Welcome back to the ol’ grind, everybody! After the three-day weekend, aren’t you just fully ready to take the week with an enthusiastic …

Entertainment

The Internet Is Changing the Way People Feel About Religion

Spend enough time on the internet and you may well end up becoming an ordained minister of Dudeism. The vague religion dedicated to the mellow Zen of …

Atheism

9 Great Shows That Aren't Returning Until 2019

2018 is set to be a great year for television, although it will be missing some of your favorite shows that won’t be back until 2019. It’s widely …

TV

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Vintage Missouri state map calling it The Ozark State, but it is widely known as the Show Me State!<p>See More<p>The 10 best film cops<p>Marge Gunderson - …

Frances McDormand

Ang Lee (‘Brokeback Mountain’) won’t be able to quit you after being voted top Best Director Oscar winner of the 2000s [POLL RESULTS]

<b>Ang Lee</b> has pulled off a stunning victory to become your favorite Best Director winner of the 2000s for his work on “Brokeback Mountain” (2005). …

Entertainment

District Line Daily: Sanford Capital Offloads More Property in Congress Heights

<i>A morning roundup of news, opinion, and links from City Paper and around the District. Send tips and ideas to citydesk@washingtoncitypaper.com.</i><p>On …

Washington D.C.

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri review – fierce, hilarious portrait of disenfranchised USA

Frances McDormand gives her best performance since Fargo as a plucky vigilante who confronts both the police and the tragedy of her daughter’s death by erecting roadside monuments to her grief and rage<p>Martin McDonagh’s fiercely written, stabbingly pleasurable tragicomedy stars a magnificent Frances …

Frances McDormand

10 great films of 1998

1998 was a year when titans clashed. It was peak time for that strange phenomenon in which two mammoth movies on the same theme arrive in cinemas in …

Film (UK)

Natalie Portman to star in astronaut drama Pale Blue Dot

Joseph Baxter Jan 12, 2018Pale Blue Dot will have Natalie Portman play an astronaut who’s dealing with odd after-effects from her time in space. The …

Natalie Portman

The End of the F***ing World creator on his f***ing great Netflix series and season 2 potential

Jonathan Entwistle stumbled across a black-and-white indie comic book lying in a trashcan behind a comic shop in London. He bought it, as well as two …

Entertainment

E.M. Forster's A PASSAGE TO INDIA is Adapted For The Stage At Park Theatre

One of the great novels of the twentieth century, E. M. Forster's A Passage to India is vividly re-imagined by award-winning ensemble simple8, in a …

William Shakespeare

‘Lady Bird’: Why Greta Gerwig Deserves a Nomination, and Our Masculine Conception of Good Directing

"Lady Bird" traditionally is not the type of film recognized for its direction, but it should be.<p>The frustration over no women nominated for Best …

Entertainment

Golden Globes 2018: How Frances McDormand, Nicole Kidman, and Allison Janney Celebrated

What we saw at the night’s starriest after-parties, from the most jubilant winners to the oddest couples (Tommy Wiseau and Roseanne Barr shared a table!).<p>“What do you want to know? We have some partying to do,” <b>Frances McDormand</b> announced to press backstage at the Golden Globes on Sunday evening, …

Awards

10 Shows You Didn't Know Are Coming To Netflix In 2018

Netflix's worldwide streaming dominance is wholly dependent on the strength of its original content. Fortunately for subscribers, a bunch of hot new …

Netflix

Golden Globes after-party roundup: Fox wins the night, but Netflix is a hot stop too

The 75th Golden Globes may have been a more serious affair than usual thanks to the unofficial black dress code and #TimesUp movement, but that didn’t stop anyone from cutting loose at the after-parties. Here are the highlights from the night’s prime events.<p><b>Fox</b><p>The Fox bash, which included 20th …

Awards

Here's What Tommy Wiseau Would've Said At The Golden Globes Had James Franco Not Mic-Blocked Him

So close, but so far!<p>Nothing could more accurately describe the moment <b>Tommy Wiseau</b> stormed the <b>Golden Globes</b> stage after <b>James Franco</b> won Best Actor …

Tommy Wiseau

The Golden Globe Awards - The Winners

The 75th Golden Globes are taking place in Beverly Hills, with Irish eyes on actors Saoirse Ronan and Caitriona Balfe and writer-director Martin …

Awards

The Ten Worst Golden Globe Winners of the Last Ten Years

The Golden Globes, with a voting body that consists of less than 100 critics from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, is infamous for making …

Awards

From Gunsmoke to Deadwood: why the US turns to the wild west in times of crisis

Could the resurgence of the western in film and on TV be a reflection of the political turmoil of Trump’s America?<p>Liberal America is scared. People feel cheated and lied to. They recoil in horror at what’s being done in their country’s name under the guise of national security. Meanwhile, in …

TV

'Fargo' Will Return After All—But Not for a While

During FX's winter TCA session, the network revealed some news about their upcoming slate. Perhaps most importantly, we know that Donald Glover's</i> …

TV

Movie News: ‘Fargo,’ Woody Allen’s Archives, Covering The Golden Globes

It’s officially movie awards season: The Golden Globes, the first major film and television awards show of the year, will take place on Sunday …

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