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Dylan Farrow on Woody Allen: "Why Shouldn't I Want to Bring Him Down?"

The full sitdown with Farrow, Allen's daighter, airs Thursday.<p>In a sitdown with Dylan Farrow set to air in full on Thursday, the daughter of Mia …

Woody Allen

The Star Wars movies are now officially for old people

In a crushing blow to whatever coolness <i>Star Wars</i> had in the ‘70s and to whatever “ownership” nerds claimed to have over the series with their X-Wing …

Star Wars

Keira Knightley criticises rape culture in modern cinema

Speaking about #MeToo and Hollywood, the actor says there is ‘something distasteful in the way women are portrayed’<p>Keira Knightley has criticised the amount of sexual violence against women in films, saying that she prefers period stories to contemporary-set dramas because, in the latter, “the …

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‘Dear Dictator’ Trailer: Michael Caine Channels Fidel Castro — Watch

The two-time Oscar winner forms an unlikely bond with "Lady Bird" co-star Odeya Rush in the upcoming satire.<p>At 84, Sir Michael Caine finally gets the …

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Keira Knightley on the Conversations #MeToo Started for Her

Keira Knightley spoke to Variety about her upcoming film <i>Colette</i>, a historical drama about the French novelist who famously wrote <i>Gigi</i> and other …

Feminism

Five Films Separate From Awards Season Pack

It’s pretty clear at this moment in the Oscar race that five films tower above the rest and, in keeping with the tradition of the season, those films …

Movies

Things to do in Berkeley to help ease the transition back to school

Welcome to yet another semester here at UC Berkeley! We’re sure you’re pumped to get back into the swing of things and get back to work.Wait — who …

Student Journalism

Lady Bird Featurette Focuses on the Incredible Direction of Greta Gerwig

<b>Lady Bird</b> is one of the major awards contenders this season, and it will likely end up with a Best Picture nomination when all is said and done. The …

Greta Gerwig

Greta Gerwig and Saoirse Ronan on Sexual Autonomy in ‘Lady Bird’: Awards Season Spotlight Profile

The dynamic duo showed off their matching ladybird sneakers in a video interview for IndieWire's Awards Spotlight series.<p>“Lady Bird” lovers are well …

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2018 SAG Awards predictions: Can Saoirse Ronan or Sally Hawkins still threaten Frances McDormand?

In what has been a highly competitive Oscar race for Best Actress, <b>Frances McDormand</b> (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”) has surged ahead …

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Readers Survey! Which Stars Would You Sit with at Your SAG Awards Fantasy Table?

It’s the typical conversation starter — but with a twist!<p>With the Screen Actors Guild Awards coming up on Sunday, Jan. 21, PEOPLE put together a fun …

Award Shows

AARP's Movies for Grownups Awards: 'The Post' Leads Nominees

'Get Out,' 'Lady Bird,' 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi,' 'The Shape of Water' and 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' were nominated for best …

Darkest Hour

Greta Gerwig, Jordan Peele and Other Actors Who Direct: More Than Beginner's Luck? (Guest Blog)

The directors of “Lady Bird” and “Get Out” join a long list of Hollywood auteurs who got their start in front of the camera<p>Among the best-reviewed …

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Twitter can't stop comparing "Lady Bird" and "Gilmore Girls," and we're here for it

Greta Gerwig’s masterful coming-of-age film <i>Lady Bird,</i> which centers around the relationship between a teenager and her mother, is currently taking …

Greta Gerwig

What These Movie Virginity Loss Scenes Are Really Saying

Find me a teen movie, any teen movie, and I'll show you at least one character obsessed with losing their virginity. The storyline is used in just …

Timothée Chalamet

2018 Oscar predictions: How ‘The Shape of Water’ could win Best Picture over more divisive frontrunners

After winning the top prize at the Critics’ Choice Awards, “The Shape of Water” could now be on its way to a surprise Best Picture victory at the …

The Oscars

This movie has a perfect score on Rotten Tomatoes — and it's not what you'd expect

Only one movie showing in theaters now has earned universally rave reviews on the website Rotten Tomatoes.<p>No, it's not "I, Tonya," "Lady Bird," or any of the other Oscar favorites. It's not a blockbuster fan favorite like "Star Wars" or a low-budget indie hit either.<p>"Paddington 2," an animated …

Movies

Oscar Race 2018: Whose Voice Is Loudest?

Two big things happened in the Oscar race this past week. One was the announcement of the Directors Guild Award nominations, usually a strong predictor of the Academy's Best Director and Best Picture choices.<p>The other was that Academy voters turned in their nomination ballots, long before they can …

Jordan Peele

See where the stars will be seated at the 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards

The stars are front and center and the "suits are in the back" at the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TNT and TBS, Sunday, 8 ET/5 PT), says Kathy Connell, the show’s executive producer. Who can we expect to see seated where at Sunday’s show?<p>Table 8: A full table of powerful women<p>This year, …

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2018 Oscars: 5 reasons why Allison Janney will win Best Supporting Actress for ‘I, Tonya’

If there’s anything that we Derbyites love, it’s a hot Oscar race in a major category. A toss-up. A free-for-all. A complete mystery. A case where we …

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Will 2018 Be the Year Jon Brion Finally Gets Nominated for an Academy Award?

It’s time for the Academy to recognize the work of one of Hollywood’s most talented film composers.<p>Given everything going on in the world of …

Filmmaking

Oscar predictions battle: Can ‘The Shape of Water’ or ‘Get Out’ take down ‘Three Billboards’ and ‘Lady Bird’? [WATCH]

“Right now I’m going with ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,'” declares Gold Derby contributor <b>Amanda Spears</b> during our recent video slugfest …

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2018 Oscars: Can ‘Lady Bird’ still win Best Picture if Greta Gerwig is snubbed for Best Director?

One of the most talked about moments at the Golden Globes was when Oscar winner <b>Natalie Portman</b> couldn’t help but point out a simple fact: all the …

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Twitter Just Noticed That ‘Lady Bird’ And ‘Gilmore Girls’ Are Very Similar

“Lady Bird was actually the second episode of Windward Circle”<p>You got to love Twitter. Thanks to the social media app, people learned that their parents aren’t the only ones with creepy dolls in their houses and just how real the jealous girlfriend meme is. Now the platform is unexpectedly uniting …

Gilmore Girls

Female trouble: how can the Oscars fix the scandal of all-male director lists?

As talented directors such as Greta Gerwig and Dee Rees continue to miss out, overcoming the gender bias behind the camera must become a film-industry priority<p>Oprah may have raised the roof with a long and rousing speech at this year’s Golden Globes, but presenter Natalie Portman cut to the chase …

Greta Gerwig

Timothée Chalamet Looks Back on 'Total Panic' of 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Audition

By any reasonable person's account, Timothée Chalamet had one hell of a 2017. If a certain audition had gone differently, however, the Marvel life …

Pop Culture

Paddington 2 Scores 100% on Rotten Tomatoes

The year has just begun, but one film has already netted the coveted “best reviewed film of the year” classification: <b>Paddington 2</b>. The film currently …

Movies

Best Picture: A Brief History of Meaningful/Meaningless Stats

It’s “throw up your hat and see what comes out” time here in the Oscar race, where indeed anything can happen. We will know the PGA winner for Best …

The Oscars

Will ‘Lady Bird’ join the list of classic Oscar films that won Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress?

<b>Laurie Metcalf</b> is currently pretty firmly ensconced at the top of Gold Derby’s charts for Best Supporting Actress with double digit leads over her …

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Awards Box Office: 'Lady Bird' Can't Be Stopped

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” also got a bump from its big Globes victory<p>“The Post” was the top money-making awards contender this …

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