Nastier, more playful, and just as good if not better than the original film.
* This filmography is not intended to be a comprehensive list of this artist’s work. Instead it reflects the films this person has been involved with that have been reviewed on this site.
A tribute to the late, great John Singleton.
Potentially another "Dog Day Afternoon." Too bad about the execution.
An interview with actor Jeffrey Wright about his work in the new Jeremy Saulnier film, Hold the Dark.
The 20 films world premiering at the Toronto Film Festival that you can expect to find covered here over the next week, among many others.
What our TV critic would nominate for Emmys for the 2017-18 season.
A review of the second season of HBO's great Westworld.
A report on four more films from SXSW, including a breakout starring Tye Sheridan and Imogen Poots.
A review of three timely films playing in Sundance's US Dramatic Competition category.
An article about scheduled events from The Blackhouse Foundation at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
110 independent films have been announced to premiere at next January's Sundance Film Festival.
The best of the 2016-17 TV season in Emmy ballot form.
A celebration of the late Jonathan Demme.
Our TV critic picks the best shows of 2016.
A look back at Michael Mann's "Ali."
An essay on Pixar's "The Good Dinosaur."
A few choices for Blu-ray collecting fathers out there from the Editors.
The best recent releases on Blu-ray and streaming services, including "Blue Ruin," "Middle of Nowhere," "Only Lovers Left Alive," and "Love Streams."
Picks for the best of the 2013-14 television season, in the form of a Dream Emmy ballot.
Matt Fagerholm interviews the stars of "The Retrieval," Tishuan Scott & Ashton Sanders.
Ted Hope gives thanks (about the indie film biz); how the "Catching Fire" movie outstrips the book; animals are still being harmed in many films; why "Boardwalk Empire" Season 4 is a masterpiece; men who explain rap to women.
Marie writes: Ever intrepid, club member Sandy Kahn has submitted an intriguing quartet of finds involving a series of Hollywood auctions set to begin at the end of July 2013. Sandy has shared similar things in the past and as before, club members are invited to freely explore the wide variety of collectibles & memorabilia being auctioned LIVE by "Profiles in History". Note: founded in 1985 by Joseph Maddalena, Profiles in History is the nation’s leading dealer in guaranteed-authentic original historical autographs, letters, documents, vintage signed photographs and manuscripts.
Marie writes: Now this is something you don't see every day. Behold The Paragliding Circus! Acrobatic paragliding pilot Gill Schneider teamed up with his father’s circus class (he operates a school that trains circus performers) to mix and combine circus arts with paragliding - including taking a trapezist (Roxane Giliand) up for ride and without a net. Best original film in the 2012 Icare Cup. Video by Director/Filmmaker Shams Prod. To see more, visit Shams Prod.
Marie writes: I was looking for something to make Roger laugh, when the phone rang. It was a bad connection, but this much I did hear: "Roger has died." That's how I learned he was gone, and my first thought was of the cruel and unfair timing of it. He'd been on the verge of realizing a life long dream: to be the captain of his own ship.
Marie writes: As you know, I tend to avoid filling the Newsletter with cute animal photos - but that's only because a little goes a long way and it's easy to overdose. Indeed; many an otherwise healthy mind has been wiped clean of any trace of dark humor after staring too long at puppies and kittens. That said, every now and again I think it's safe to look at adorable images like this...
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