Stanley Kubrick

The 30 Best Christmas Movies Of All Time

Trim the tree, stuff the stockings, and watch one of these classics.<p>There's no more festive time of year than Christmas, which over the years has …

Christmas

Manifesto review – Cate Blanchett is astonishing in bravura character study

Blanchett plays 13 characters performing screeds by the likes of Marx and Debord in a hypnotically fascinating exploration of philosophy<p>There is a hypnotic fascination to this work by artist and film-maker Julian Rosefeldt, one of the few commercial films that explores the boundaries between cinema …

Cate Blanchett

Review: ‘Novitiate’ is set in a convent of horrors

Imagine the boot camp bullying of “Full Metal Jacket” occurring at a stern convent that trains Catholic girls to be nuns in 1964 Tennessee. That …

Detroit

Beyond the Camera: How 14 Famous Directors Worked With Actors

Every actor craves a dexterous director—someone to trust with creating a safe creative space, to guide a performance, to “speak actor,” and to build …

Akira Kurosawa

Made In Chelsea 14.7: Alik Is Back, Biscuits Gives Mytton Flack And Ryan Is On The Attack!

Things To Do<p>Hooray for Frankie for refusing to countenance Biscuit’s nonsense<p>As the Made In Chelsea trailers promised, Alik is back, and not only do …

15 Stars Who Quit Hollywood For SHOCKING Reasons

Do you ever think about some of your favorite movies and wonder, what ever happened to that actor? Sometimes it’s just a part of the business – an …

Taylor Momsen

15 weird movies on Netflix that will make you question humanity

Why are we all here? Why do we like the things we do? Who in their right mind would join a cult or think to make millions off fake wine? We’re all …

Documentaries

Ultimate Proof That Apollo Moon Landing Was Fake?

Did Stanley Kubrick direct the moon landings that everyone saw on TV? That has long been one of the theories revolving around our trips to the moon. …

Buzz Aldrin

Moon Landing Hoax: Why did NASA lie to us?

NASA has been embroiled in controversies about its first moon landing since the day Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the moon in 1969. …

Buzz Aldrin

The 10 Most Exquisitely Lit Movies of All Time

Artists have always been drawn to the interplay between light and dark, both literally and metaphorically. In order to represent a subject, knowing …

Filmmaking

8@8: Your Morning Scoop

Here are the 25 best shows and films coming to Netflix next month<p><b>Today is...</b><p>National Stuffing Day!<p><b>News of the Day:</b><p>+ Everything new to Netflix next month is, in a word, legendary. While it was hard to choose, we rounded up the very best of what’s coming next, all worthy of your next binge. Peep the …

Julianne Moore

The Rise of ChatBots in Enterprise Mobile Application Development

Architect Community Manager<p>Conversations between human beings and computers have been a mainstay of science fictions movies for decades. Remember the …

Joburg restaurant changes racist name after outrage on social media

Every week The Money Show’s <b>Bruce Whitfield</b> asks branding and advertising expert <b>Andy Rice</b> to share with him the week’s advertising “heroes” and …

Writer Roundtable: Jordan Peele, Aaron Sorkin and More Explain Why the Job Feels Like "Exorcising a Demon"

Scribes behind six of the season's most unusual scripts — including Darren Aronofsky, Anthony McCarten, Emily V. Gordon and Fatih Akin — reveal the …

Jordan Peele

Armando Iannucci: The music behind the satire

Armando Iannucci is one of the country’s leading satirists but next week he’s in Yorkshire to talk about something different – his passion for …

Leeds

The Toxic Masculinity of Stanley Kubrick's 'Barry Lyndon'

<i> 2001: A Space Odyssey</i> (1968) crystalizes a rather nocturnal view of heterosexual, white masculinity that pervades much of Stanley Kubrick's films: …

Filmmaking

Seahawks vs. Falcons: Prediction and how to watch

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 14: Russell Wilson (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)<p>The Seahawks are 6-3 and a win can tie them for first in the NFC …

NFL

Small Council: What does it mean to have “the next Game of Thrones,” and where should studios look for it?

<i>This week, Amazon announced that it’s going to make an expensive, expansive TV series based on The Lord of the Rings. It’s pouring tons of money in</i> …

Entertainment

US moon landing FAKED? Photo of astronaut's visor 'PROVES NASA staged Apollo 17 mission'

A shock photo appears to show a man walking around the 'moon' without a space suit during the US's Apollo 17 mission - adding more fuel to the …

Buzz Aldrin

The Director Of The Year’s Most-Hyped Movie Isn’t Playing Hollywood’s Game

Sean Baker gained renown for shooting his last film completely on an iPhone. Now, people are calling The Florida Project this year’s Moonlight — a little film built on a big and expansive idea.<p><b>There’s a near-magical scene</b> toward the end of Sean Baker’s new film <i>The Florida Project</i>, when the …

Entertainment

Best Christmas gifts for him 2017 - from wearable tech and video games to super car driving experiences at Goodwood

Don't know what to get the man in your life for Christmas this year?<p>Whether you're racking your brains over what Christmas present to get your …

Marks & Spencer

Top General Says He Would Reject An 'Illegal' Nuclear Strike Order From Trump

The top nuclear commander in the U.S. said Saturday that he would reject an “illegal” nuclear attack order from President Donald Trump, and would …

Canadian News

Voices in Asian-Anglophone Fiction

This week in the <i>New Yorker</i> <b>Jane Hu</b> analyzes the “dispassionate first-person narrators” prominent in works by English-speaking Asian authors and …

Literature

Spanks A Lot: The 10 Kinkiest Sex Scenes In Movie History

No vanilla sex here.<p><b>The Film:</b> <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> <b><br>The Fetish:</b> Much of this movie franchise's premise relies on the fact that Christian Grey (Jamie …

James Spader

The 100 Greatest Movie Soundtracks of All Time

50. <i>Stand By Me</i> (1986)<p>Rob Reiner’s adaptation of Stephen King’s long short story “The Body” – better known to millions from multiple generations as</i> …

Wu-Tang Clan

Chosen One of the Day: The giant space fetus at the end of 2001

Stanley Kubrick's <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> is widely considered a work of cinematic genius and for good reason. It's a gorgeous movie with a great …

An Expert on Warfare Examines Centuries of Evolving Mayhem

<b>THE FUTURE OF WAR</b> <b><br>A History</b><br>By Lawrence Freedman<br>376 pp. PublicAffairs. $30.<p>When it mattered most, the next war was too awful to imagine. In 1933, the year Adolf Hitler took power in Germany, an influential French author warned what might happen: “A hundred planes each carrying a ton of asphyxiating …

George H. W. Bush

Cutaway illustration of a film camera reveals iconic movie scenes

This might be Dorothy’s best print yet: a cutaway view of the Arriflex 35 IIC camera used extensively by directors like Stanley Kubrick but the guts …

Illustration

The Last Word: Michael Moore on Trump, Springsteen and Where We're Headed

The documentary filmmaker rips into the New York Times and says that POTUS still has a very good shot at winning a second term<p>On July 21st, 2016 – at …

Donald Trump

The 13 wildest (yet somehow widespread) movie rumors of the last 40 years

The Han/Vader fusion in The Empire Strikes Back<p>A long time ago in a world far, far away, before the Internet, speculation flowed freely and …

Star Wars