Brother of Andrew Jarecki (All Good Things, Capturing the Friedmans) and Eugene Jarecki (Why We Fight, Reagan), Nicholas Jarecki, will be making his his narrative directing debut at Sundance Film Festival 2012 and we have the first look today. Arbitrage stars last year’s Sundance break-out actress Brit Marling (After Earth, Sound of my Voice), as well as Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Tim Roth and Nate Parker. Check out the images below.
A hedge-fund magnate is in over his head, desperately trying to complete the sale of his trading empire before the depths of his fraud are revealed. An unexpected, bloody error forces him to turn to the most unlikely corner for help.
We also have a single look from Spike Lee‘s highly-anticipated drama Red Hook Summer, which follows “a young Atlanta boy spends his summer in Brooklyn with his grandfather, who he’s never seen before.” The cast includes Clarke Peters, Jules Brown, Toni Lysaith, James Ransone and Thomas Jefferson Byrd. Check out the image below.
Sundance 2012 kicks off on January 19th. Follow our complete coverage from the fest here.
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 […]
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, editor Nick Newman, writer Danny King, and I have a discussion on why movies matter before jumping into a feature review of Terry Gilliam‘s latest creation The Zero Theorem, which is now available on VOD before a theatrical release on September 19th. […]
Bleak and harrowing, Starred Up is a prison picture that pushes the boundaries. The film opens with the graphic examination of Eric (Jack O’Connell) a teen transferred to an adult prison. Exploring the culture of violence, in particular the legacy of violence, David Mackenzie has crafted a powerful feature film that has resonated with in […]
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