I have come to appreciate silence not as a sign of weakness or capitulation, but as a finely sharpened dagger that finds its way to the heart, every time.
As of this writing, Todd Phillips’ “Joker” has earned nearly $1 billion globally, making it one of the most successful comic book movies ever released. But the discourse surrounding it will outlive this moment. No comic book-derived film since “Black Panther” has sparked more commentary, although the discussion surrounding this one has been more oppositional than anything else, and clouded by bad faith on every side.
An appreciation of three films that opened on Labor Day 2006 that weren't screened for critics but have developed quite a following of their own.
The director of "Mandy" talks about making his gorgeous revenge epic and working with Nicolas Cage.