Daniel Day-Lewis

Here's our early predictions for the Oscar acting races

With screenings of the last two major contenders — Steven Spielberg’s journalism drama “The Post” and Paul Thomas Anderson’s suspenseful love story “Phantom Thread” — set to start in the next few days, the field will soon be set for the critics groups to begin weighing in with their picks.<p>Welcome …

Judi Dench

The Most Surprising Awards Movie of the Year

Can It Break Through With Oscar Voters?<p>It’s Friday, and the Sexiest Man Alive is the one who can put together this goddamn IKEA desk.<p>Hello from Los Angeles, where some Oscar contenders are acting like real clowns, <b>Robert Pattinson</b> is <i>definitely</i> giving us a vibe, and it’s finally time to roll the …

Movies

13 Oscar-winning Actors’ Stage Performances

<b>Look for: ‘The Widowing of Mrs. Holroyd’</b><p>Firth's most notable and acclaimed role to date has been his 2010 portrayal of King George VI in “The King's …

Travel

Weekend Watch: ‘Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond’

<i>Weekend Watch is here for you. Every Friday we’re going to recommend the best of what’s new to rent on VOD or stream for free. It’s your weekend;</i> …

Entertainment

Pete Hammond’s Notes On The Season: WGA Nixes ‘Three Billboards’; ‘Get Out’ Globes Petition Nears Goal; Christopher Plummer Movie Puts Coal In Critics Stockings | Deadline

<b>A column chronicling conversations and events on the awards circuit.</b><p>As I have been taking the temperature of the race so far at this early stage no …

Movies

Predictions Friday - Here Come the Critics Awards

The end of the November will mean the first announcement of the major critics awards. Even the Critics Choice voters will be on their way to …

Movies

The roles that got away

Entertainment

These 19 Men Are Vying For Best Actor In The 2018 Oscar Race

Gary Oldman can claim the brightest hour in this contest -- for now.<p>It has generally been challenging to celebrate men in Hollywood this year. Nevertheless, some lucky gent will pick up a Best Actor trophy at the Academy Awards.<p>By our count, 19 guys have a chance of landing one of the five …

Movies

It's not too early in awards season to talk acting contenders — you know Daniel Day-Lewis will be nominated

The awards season is in its infant stage, its contenders eating (cocktail party appetizers), sleeping (barely) and crying (“DO I REALLY HAVE TO GO TO THE HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS?!”) as the races begin to take shape and solidify.<p>And we’re still at the point where we haven’t seen everything. We can …

Call Me by Your Name

Martin Scorsese’s most iconic protagonists, from gangsters to psychopaths

<i>Top image: Taxi Driver (1976) dir. Martin Scorsese</i><p>Throughout Martin Scorsese’s iconic oeuvre, one thing remains a constant: memorable protagonists. …

Robert DeNiro

How Toys on YouTube Invaded My TV

It's a strange world of YouTube videos. And I'm always vigilant.<p>By<p>Nov 16 2017, 11:21 AM<p>Updated Nov 16 2017, 11:21 AM<p>YouTube/Come Play With …

Kids

I stand by Sanjay Leela Bhansali as well as his vision for Padmavati: Ranveer Singh

When he was cast as Alauddin Khilji in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus, Padmavati, it had stirred a lot of interest. And now, his fearsome avatar …

Bollywood

Oscar Futures: Why the Comedy Controversy Could Help Get Out

<i>On a regular basis between now and March 4, 2018, when the winners of the Academy Awards are announced, Vulture will consult its crystal ball to</i> …

Entertainment

Michelle Pfeiffer movies: 10 best ranked include ‘Batman Returns,’ ‘Fabulous Baker Boys’ and, yes, ‘mother!’

<b>Michelle Pfeiffer</b> has earned a trio of Oscar nominations; half a dozen Golden Globe nominations (including a win for “The Fabulous Baker Boys”); a …

Entertainment

Recapping South Park: Even “Moss Piglets” Love Taylor Swift’s Reputation

No time for lengthy preambles this week, SouthParkateers. Suffice it to say, if you recall our metaphor of choice, Trey Parker and Matt Stone finally …

TV

Role model: Penelope Cruz on her favourite characters

We catch up with the Spanish star as she celebrates two very different movie releases Profile Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 5:38pm It’s day nine of …

Film (UK)

2018 Oscars Buzzmeter

It’s that time of year again when the multiplexes are crowded with movies hoping to build that all-important buzz on the way to the 90th Oscars ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on March 4.<p>As usual, questions abound. Will the newly diversified group of voters provide a boon to smaller …

The Shape of Water

‘Call Me By Your Name’: The next LGBT Oscar winner after ‘Moonlight’?

Only a handful of LGBT films have contended at the Oscars and just one, “Moonlight, has won Best Picture. That unprecedented victory last year came …

The Oscars

2017 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS PDK Automatic Test | Review

Another week, another 911. If Porsche Cars North America had the budget to offer us each variant of its 911 model with each drivetrain for a weeklong loan, we would be in 911s at least 39 weeks a year, now that the 911 Carrera T is a thing. While PCNA tries its best, and usually loans us cars for …

Porsche

Will #OscarsSoWhite return in 2018? It's possible

LOS ANGELES —There’s just no telling this year.<p>After back-to-back cycles of #OscarsSoWhite, a hashtag created in response to zero actors of color …

Mary J. Blige

Say Hi to the Movies That Will Probably Be Nominated for Best Picture

'Wonder Woman' for all the awards (JK, it's not going to win but it should).<p>The year 2017 is coming to a close, which means Hollywood is churning out their best picture hopefuls faster than pilgrims churned butter back in the olden days. (I refuse to apologize for that reference so please do not @ …

Award Shows

Best Actor Oscar predictions by experts: Gary Oldman (‘Darkest Hour’) still unanimous pick, Daniel Day-Lewis is strong second

Our two dozen Oscar experts from major media outlets agree on the winner of just one of this year’s races: Best Actor. All 24 of our prognosticators …

Award Shows

Hamlet: How to Perform Hamlet

Hamlet is considered to be the greatest part in English drama and many actors strive to play "The Dane" for the kudos it brings them.<p>Playing Hamlet …

Hamlet

Holiday movies 2017: 12 films to see besides 'Justice League' and 'The Last Jedi'

CLOSE<p>The weather's getting chilly, and that means it's the perfect time to see what's playing on the silver screen. While these flicks aren't …

Movies

Daniel Day-Lewis (‘Lincoln’) elected top Best Actor Oscar winner of the 2010s [POLL RESULTS]

<b>Daniel Day-Lewis</b>, with his masterful performance in “Lincoln” (2012) as President <b>Abraham Lincoln</b>, has been voted your favorite Best Actor Oscar win …

Entertainment

‘The Last of the Mohicans’: Michael Mann’s Riveting Love Story as the Formation of American Identity • Cinephilia & Beyond

After a string of successes on television, having made a name for himself on projects such as <i>Starsky and Hutch</i> and <i>Police Story</i>, Michael Mann turned …

Filmmaking

Maria Bamford’s “Lady Dynamite” Sends Up the Mania of TV in an Age of Streaming

In April, the C.E.O. of Netflix, Reed Hastings, made one of those ridiculous Silicon Valley titan-of-industry statements when, after being asked about the rival streaming services HBO and Amazon, said, “We’re competing with sleep, on the margin.” By this, he seemed to be suggesting that the last …

Culture

9 movies that offer surprises and thrills this holiday season

These nine films promise an escape from the same-old this season.

Movies

Eddie Huang Says He Was Sexually Assaulted As A Teen On A Baptist Ski Trip

“You’re never ready for it and you never think it would happen to you, but it was happening and it kept going," he said.<p>As victims of sexual assault in Hollywood continue to speak out, Eddie Huang recounted his own experience that left a haunting impression on him.<p>The restaurateur wrote a piece in …

Anthony Rapp

Collecting The Shrapnel From The Harvey Weinstein Fallout | Deadline

<b>BART</b>: As the awards season ignites a blast of screenings and parties, the conversation should be focused on the comparative merits of the movies, but …

Harvey Weinstein