In attempting to capture the near-future in Her, director Spike Jonze headed to Pudong, a Shanghai district, to mask as the new Los Angeles, where we find Joaquin Phoenix‘s character Theodore Twombly. Tracking his relationship with an operating system, in our full review we said the project was “among the more pleasurable, immediately satisfying, and appreciably ambivalent of techno-love tales.”
We now have a batch of behind-the-scenes stills, which show off the aforementioned location, as well as some interiors. Coming from WB this December, check out the photos above and below for the film also starring Amy Adams, Scarlett Johansson, Rooney Mara, Chris Pratt and Olivia Wilde. We’ve also included the 30-minute New York Film Festival press conference if you missed it, which features Jonze and much of our cast.
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 [...]
With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we believe it’s our duty to highlight the recent, recommended 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 [...]
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, TFS’ Dan Mecca, writer Danny King and I briefly discuss Ivan Reitman‘s Draft Day, starring Kevin Costner, before diving into a feature review of Jonathan Glazer’s sci-fi drama Under the Skin, starring Scarlett Johansson. Following that, we take a look at the films coming to [...]