Filmmaker Mike Leigh's biography of the landscape painter J.M.W. Turner is what critics call "austere"—which means it's slow and grim and deliberately hard to love—yet…
Justine Elias has written about film and TV for The New York Times, the Village Voice, the Guardian, Time Out Chicago, Film Comment, Premiere, Entertainment Weekly, and many other publications in print and online. She lives in Boston.
Some thoughts on the hit podcast "Serial".
Edgar Wright, the director of "The World's End," talks about the dangers of nostalgia, his work on "Ant Man" and the amazing references some people think they see in his films.