Phantom Thread

What’s new on HBO (October 2018)

Fall is officially here, and HBO has lots of reasons for you to get cozy inside as the weather turns colder, including new episodes of popular shows …

Die Hard

Claire Foy Isn't the Only Familiar Face in The Girl in the Spider's Web

If you're skeptical about the all-new cast for <b>The Girl in the Spider's Web</b>, the highly anticipated follow-up to 2011's <b>The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo</b>, don't be — Rooney Mara may have killed it as the original Lisbeth Salander, but we have a feeling the former star of <b>The Crown</b>, Claire Foy, will also …

Blade Runner 2049

Adam Sandler’s Netflix Special Looks Like A Comedy Rock Concert In A New Teaser Trailer

It’s been 22 years since Adam Sandler’s last music/comedy special (HBO’s <i>What The Hell Happened To Me</i>) and from the look of the teaser trailer released by Netflix, <i>100% Fresh</i> (which will debut on October 23) figures to offer a mix of jokes and songs with a basement-inspired set and a trio of guitars …

TV

San Sebastian Freshens Up Inauguration Gala

With a noticeably irreverent tone—thanks to a humorous script written by Spain’s top comedy writers Borja Cobeaga and Diego San Jose ('Bomb Scared' …

Film Festivals

Why Constance Wu Had To Fight For Her Crazy Rich Asians Role

Ocean's 8<p>The prospect of a gender-flipped re-boot doesn't always fill us with anticipation, but that's not the case with <i>Ocean's 8</i>, which has managed …

Celebrity (UK)

The 40 Most Beautiful Shots From The Movies of 2017

From the One Perfect Shot team and our followers, a collection of the most beautiful shots from the movies of 2017.<p>This is it. Our final entry in our …

Blade Runner 2049

Listen: John C. Reilly on ‘Sisters Brothers,’ Working for Terrence Malick and Owing His Career to Sean Penn

<b>PLAYBACK is a Variety / iHeartRadio podcast bringing you conversations with the talents behind many of today’s hottest films. New episodes air every</b> …

The Sisters Brothers

TV owners unite: Stop the Soap Opera Effect!

Many TVs have a setting that may be harardous to movie watching.

Boston

A must-see new movie about eating animals has a Nebraska connection

The illuminating and disturbing documentary “Eating Animals” will screen at Lincoln’s Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center this weekend, and it will …

Marvel Cinematic Universe

A Dark Knight Rises Actor Is Joining Joker as Batman's Latest Dad

Brett Cullen, who played a small role in Christopher Nolan’s <i>The Dark Knight Rises</i>, is coming back to the Bat-universe with a role in Todd Phillips’</i> …

Comic Books

The Girl In The Spider's Web New Trailer Is Violent And Mysterious

Although the first Hollywood movie adaptation of the best selling Lisbeth Salander novels, David Fincher's <i>The Girl with Dragon Tattoo</i>, was a commercial disappointment, we'll soon get getting another one. <i>The Girl in the Spider's Web</i> has a new actress in the lead role, with <i>The Crown</i> star Claire Foy …

Trailers

Stan picks up UK comedy The Bisexual

Stan has picked up new UK comedy drama <b>The Bisexual,</b> written, directed and starring Iranian-American filmmaker Desiree Akhavan.The six part series, …

Comedy-Drama

Christopher Nolan Doesn’t Like How His Movies Look on TV

<b>advertising</b><p>Acclaimed writer/director Christopher Nolan plants himself at odds with TV manufacturers everywhere, claiming he dislikes the way his …

Christopher Nolan

Who is in Bodyguard cast? Keeley Hawes, Richard Madden, Sophie Rundle, Gina McKee and Vincent Franklin

BODYGUARD has got viewers gripped as they try to keep pace with the political thriller.<p>The BBC One series boasts some of the biggest names in British …

Celebrity (UK)

Celebrity Couples Who Are Surprisingly Not Married

It can be surprising to discover that a celebrity couple has been together for a long while, let alone to discover that they were never betrothed the entire time. Take Maya Rudolph and Paul Thomas Anderson for example; one of Hollywood's most understated power couples has actually been together …

Sex and the City

Oscars: Multiple European Entries Target Foreign Language Nomination

With the deadline for submission fast approaching, this week has seen a host of new entrants for this year’s best foreign language film Oscar from …

Film Festivals

Helena Howard

<i>Helena Howard</i><p>You are reading a post from 25 New Faces of Independent Film 2018<p>Helena Howard is about to board a plane for the 20-some-hour flight to …

Mental Disorders

Christopher Nolan And Paul Thomas Anderson Are Waging War On Your TV Set

Specifically, the motion smoothing settings that are ruining their films<p>If you missed <i>Dunkirk</i> or <i>Phantom Thread</i> in the cinema last year and opted for waiting until they were available from the comfort of your settee, chances are your viewing experience wasn't quite what the director intended.<p>As <i>The</i> …

Televisions

New York Philharmonic's Annual Film Series Kicks Off With Movie With Jonny Greenwood Score

The New York Philharmonic tonight begins the sixth season of “The Art of the Score,” which will feature complete screenings of two films with their scores, both incorporating classical music, performed live to the films.<p>The first film, <i>There Will Be Blood</i>, will be shown September 12 and 13 and …

New York Philharmonic

Oliver Coates expands on his footloose strain of artisan body music>

The composer and producer flexes his considerable creative muscles on latest album

Synthesizers

A Weirdly Emotional Farewell to MoviePass from Its Most Dedicated Users

"MoviePass has made me the number-one customer at my local Regal, and put me on a first-name basis with the staff, who I consider my second family."<p>Friends, enemies, loved ones, and burn-outs: Today, we gather together in this ephemeral online existence we call the internet to commemorate the short …

MoviePass

tracks

<i>In Another Life</i>, Sandro Perri’s first album under his own name in seven years, closes with “Everybody’s Paris Pt III,” a spacey lullaby featuring vocals and lyrics by Destroyer’s Dan Bejar. Teaming with the Toronto producer, Bejar plays a familiar role—the weary traveler, omniscient and …

‘Phantom Thread’: Love and Compromise

Love can be a tricky thing. Especially when you’re a dressmaker in 1950s London with some very specific hangups about the women in your life. A place …

Filmmaking

7 Under-the-Radar Movies Every Home-Obsessive Should Watch

There is not, at press time, an Oscar for best onscreen abode. But, with new the Best Popular Film category joining the Academy's prestigious lineup, …

Frank Lloyd Wright

The Week in Arts: Childish Gambino, Eddie Izzard, Gael García Bernal

<b>Pop Music: Donald Glover at the Garden</b><p><i>Sept. 14 and 15;</i> <i>ticketmaster.com</i>.<p>The multi-hyphenate performing artist Donald Glover keeps threatening to retire his musical alter ego Childish Gambino — last year, he told the crowd at Governor’s Ball that his still-unreleased follow-up to 2016’s “Awaken, My …

British Humour

Toronto Film Review: ‘In Fabric’

For obsessive-compulsive director Peter Strickland, horror cinema is all about style — a rapturous celebration of color, sound, and texture, …

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

A Definitive Ranking of Famous People Named Paul

On Friday, two Pauls—McCartney and Simon—will release new albums. These are legendary Pauls, men who have done as much for the name as anyone else, …

Music

Song You Need to Know: Thom Yorke, ‘Suspirium’

If you’re a filmmaker who’s just talked a member of Radiohead into scoring your next movie, go ahead and celebrate. If it’s Jonny Greenwood, you’re …

Music

4 Film Series to Catch in N.Y.C. This Weekend

<i>Our guide to film series and special screenings happening this weekend and in the week ahead. All our movie reviews are at nytimes.com/reviews/movies.</i><p><b>HAL ASHBY: THE SEVENTIES</b> at IFC Center (Sept. 7-13). To accompany the release of the “Hal” (opening on Friday), which chronicles Mr. Ashby’s career, …

The Arts

New York Philharmonic performing Jonny Greenwood's 'There Will Be Blood' score w/ film

<b>UPDATE</b>: Johnny Greenwood will not be there, actually (we misunderstood Lincoln Center’s event page for the shows). The Philharmonic will be conducted …

New York Philharmonic