If David Cronenberg’s acolytes are irate with the ever-shifting release strategy plaguing his latest film, they might take solace in knowing a different, more significant option is now available: Consumed, the filmmaker’s inaugural foray into literature.
Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. If we were provided screener copies, we’ll have our own write-up, but if that’s not the case, one can find official descriptions from the distributors. Check out […]
Premiering at Toronto International Film Festival last month, Jason Reitman’s Men, Women & Children (read our review) is now arriving in theaters this weekend and we had the chance to sit down with two of its stars to discuss the project. Rosemarie DeWitt – who we said “is stunning as the complacent wife seeking sexual adventure” — […]
With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the titles that have recently hit the interwebs. Every week, one will be able to see the cream of the crop (or perhaps some simply interesting picks) of streaming […]
Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not […]
“There’s something in this day and age where CG imagery has gotten to such a level that I don’t think films can get any bigger or louder for spectacle any more.”
“Maybe people are starved for something that isn’t very noisy that allows them to contemplate and actually talks about big things, things like faith, identity, history, individual paradoxes of the human soul.”
Arriving in theaters a year after its initial festival bow, John Curran’s stunningly beautiful film Tracks traces the 1,700 mile trek of Robyn Davidson (Mia Wasikowska) from the central Australian town of Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean.
From PTA to Fincher to Godard to Scorsese, we preview the excellent NYFF line-up.
“I think that right now when you look at what defines the film industry, it’s largely reboots and sequels and prequels and remakes and all that sort of thing where old presents are rewrapped and offered up as new gifts. I think in the short term that can be beneficial for the corporation, but in the long term we’re really damaging ourselves as an industry and to the future of film. “