Jonathan Demme

Aetna agrees to pay $17M in massive HIV privacy breach : Courts & Law

Insurance company Aetna has agreed pay $17 million in a proposed settlement over widespread privacy violations involving sensitive HIV information.<p>In …

You never know with Sundance, but we might be talking about a couple of these movies at next year's Oscars

Last year, after the not-so-secret midnight Sundance screening of Jordan Peele's "Get Out," the film's team took an Uber back to Peele's Park City, …

Entertainment

Wildlife: Corb Lund and Ian Tyson make beautiful music together at the Jube

Just so this doesn’t sit un-carved into the physical wall of local history, last Saturday’s Corb Lund/Ian Tyson concert at the stately Northern …

Edmonton

The 25 Best Movies to Stream Right Now

Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz in <i>The Lobster</i> (2015).<p>Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz in <i>The Lobster</i> (2015).<p>An incredible amount of entertainment is at …

Emily V. Gordon

David Byrne to do world tour and release new album, 'America Utopia'

David Byrne is gearing up to return to the spotlight in a big way.<p>The former head Talking Heads member and longtime solo artist will release his new …

Des Moines

EW’s Best Actor Oscar Bracket: And the winner is…

It’s been 17 years since this actor was last nominated for an Oscar, but according to your votes, he’s the all-time best Best Actor to ever take home …

Award Shows

David Byrne, a hero to brilliant weirdos everywhere, announces Dallas stop on world tour

Days after hinting at a forthcoming new solo album, rock pioneer David Byrne has come to his senses and announced tour dates in support of <i>American</i> …

Dallas

The Silence of the Lambs

Details<p>FBI agent Clarice Starling (<b>Foster</b>), a specialist in serial killers, is fresh out of training and on the hunt for psychopath Buffalo Bill. …

Film (UK)

Jonathan Demme’s ‘Stop Making Sense’ Is Much More Than A Concert Film

Once in a Lifetime a film comes around that shatters genre conventions.<p>As one of the most acclaimed and influential music documentaries of all-time, …

Filmmaking

15 Famous Actors Fans Didn’t Know Were First Choice For Iconic Roles

If there’s one thing that pop culture fans are good at it, it’s fantasy casting their favorite shows and movies. Well, it turns out, casting …

Movies

Do The 2018 Golden Globes Have An In Memoriam Segment? The Stars We Lost Don't Go Unnoticed

Sadly, many lives were lost in 2017, including those in Hollywood and the film and TV industry. Their deaths are often commemorated by their …

Awards

Trump has made fantasy and sci fi movies popular: critic

Actor Daniel Kaluuya stars in 'Get Out', an unlikely frontrunner for a Golden Globe, least of all because it was released a year ago. Photo: Kris …

News (South Africa)

“Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool” and Gloria Grahame’s Defiant Power

The rise of talking pictures coincided with the Great Depression. The ostensible golden age of the studios paralleled the darkest days of the thirties. Orson Welles’s “Citizen Kane,” released two months and two days before the bombing of Pearl Harbor, sparked an artistic revolution amid the Second …

Annette Bening

Luca Guadagnino (‘Call Me By Your Name’): ‘I can’t live without cinema and the enjoyment of watching films’ [Complete Interview Transcript]

The film “Call Me By Your Name” is now a top contender for the current awards season, but it’s been that way for many months on the festival circuit.</b> …

Entertainment

Diary of an Awards Season Host: Behind the Scenes at the Wild and Powerful 2018 New York Film Critics Circle Awards

It's one thing to observe awards shows from the sidelines, and something else to host one. IndieWire's Eric Kohn shares his favorite moments from …

Award Shows

Werner Herzog to be honored with Coolidge Award Feb. 8

The excellent — and eccentric — German filmmaker <b>Werner Herzog</b> will be in town Feb. 8 to receive the Coolidge Award, given annually to folks in the …

Filmmaking

Watch: Mark Romanek Directs the Justin Timberlake Filthy Music Video

<b>Justin Timberlake</b> may stepped away from music to launch his acting career, but after five long years, he’s bringing sexy back to pop music. But that …

Justin Timberlake

10 Classic Movies That Turn 25 In 2018

2018 is the year we see a fresh batch of classic movies come of age and celebrate their 25th anniversary.<p>A number of years are considered to be the best for films but 1993, sometimes overlooked, boasts a strong twelve months with classics across a swath of genres. Casting an eye over the release …

Movies

Jodie Foster Says Studios Are 'Ruining' Movies With Big-Budget Superhero Blockbusters

Director compares blockbuster franchises to fracking, saying, “You get the best return right now but you wreck the earth”<p>Jodie Foster takes aim at …

Celebrity News

Tom Hanks remembers the fearlessness of Philadelphia filmmaker Jonathan Demme

<b>As 2017 draws to a close, Entertainment Weekly is remembering some of the talent we lost over the past year as part of our Late Greats series. Ahead,</b> …

Entertainment

Tom Hanks Fondly Recalls Jonathan Demme, a Filmmaker Unafraid to Break the Rules

Hanks won his first Oscar for his performance in Demme's "Philadelphia."<p>Before he was one of the most revered actors on the planet, Tom Hanks was …

Entertainment

The 25 scariest horror films of all time

Our rundown of the most spine-chilling, heart-leaping and just plain creepy scare-fests ever<p>Sprinting zombie or lumbering knifeman, Satan child or …

Evil Dead

Celebrity Deaths in 2017: Stars, Legends and Icons We Lost

If 2016 felt like a celebrity death epidemic, including the shocking losses of the relatively young Prince, Alan Rickman and Carrie Fisher, 2017 was …

Entertainment

As he turns 80, why Sir Anthony Hopkins is Wales' most reluctant screen legend

Imagine a parallel universe where Sir Anthony Hopkins - or at least the man his fans know and love - didn’t exist.<p>I mean, try and picture a scenario …

News (Wales)

Hollywood & Entertainment Industry Deaths In 2017 – Photo Gallery

Another year and another group of Hollywood and media industry icons left us in 2017, from TV legends like Mary Tyler Moore to comedy greats like …

Entertainment Industry

2017: The year Canberra went troppo, #MeToo mattered and Trump troubled all

Donald Trump emblazoned Demented on 2017 as forcefully as he ever stamped his own name on any hotel or casino or golf course or son. We watched the …

Brisbane

42 Directors Pick Their Favorite Movies of 2017, Including Denis Villeneuve, Guillermo del Toro, and More

Films by del Toro, Luca Guadagnino, Sean Baker, and Villeneuve are on most top tens, but who made their lists? From Almodovar to Zobel, 42 top …

Timothée Chalamet

All of the Celebrities We Lost in 2017

We lost many a luminary in 2017, from the realms of film, fashion, music, television, and media. Find below brief biographies of some of the highest-profile pioneers, visionaries, and artists who passed away this year:<p><b>Azzedine Alaïa</b><br>This French-Tunisian couturier will be remembered, says <i>Vogue</i>’s …

Entertainment

Behind the Lens of ‘The Things They Loved’

I had heard of the “anniversary effect,” or the pain of a traumatic event returning as its calendar date comes back around. My father died on Dec. 16, 2016, so my own anniversary effect was in full swing when I began this project. At each door, I was met by a person who had stepped up when needed — …

Long-form Journalism

'Black Mirror': How Jodie Foster and Rosemarie DeWitt Made Their Story Personal

Season four episode "ArkAngel" (now streaming) was directed by Foster, the first woman to step behind the camera for an episode of the Netflix …

Jodie Foster