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‘Good Time’ Tops Film Comment’s 20 Best Films of 2017; Safdies to Remake ’48 Hrs.’

One of the most electrifying, thrilling, and funny films of the year was Safdies’ Good Time, featuring Robert Pattinson in a career-best performance. While it didn’t exactly ignite the box-office, as the crime drama is now available to stream we hoped it would spur more year-end conversation and that looks to be the case. It’s now […]


Listen to John Williams’ Full Score for ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’

You might have heard, but a new Star Wars film is now available for your viewing pleasure at a theater close to you. However, after the credits roll, you might want to keep humming John Williams’ score, and it’s now made easier as the full score for Rian Johnson’s The Last Jedi is available to […]


‘Titanic,’ ‘Die Hard,’ ‘Ace in the Hole,’ ‘Memento,’ and More Added to National Film Registry

Since 1989, the National Film Registry of the Library of Congress has been accomplishing the important task of preserving films that “represent important cultural, artistic and historic achievements in filmmaking.” From films way back in 1897 all the way up to 2004, they’ve now reached 725 films that celebrate our heritage and encapsulate our film history. […]


The Black List’s 2017 List of Best Unproduced Screenplays

Rounding up the best unproduced screenplays in Hollywood, as voted on by hundreds of film executives, The Black List has been a strong resource to clue one in on projects to potentially anticipate, but first, to kickstart Hollywood on bringing them to screen. Last year’s chart-topper, the Madonna film Blonde Ambition by Elyse Hollander, was picked up by Universal […]


2018 Golden Globes Nominations Include ‘Call Me by Your Name,’ ‘Dunkirk,’ ‘Lady Bird,’ ‘Get Out,’ and More

Ahead of a ceremony on January 7 the nominations for the the 75th Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association recognized Dunkirk, Call Me by Your Name, The Post, The Shape of Water, and Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri for Best Motion Picture, Drama, while Lady Bird, Get Out, I, […]


Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘Phantom Thread’ Gets Stylish Set of Alternate Posters

Although there’s still a few weeks ago until release, the embargo has officially ended for Phantom Thread, so our review is up and I’m allowed to tell you it’s one of Paul Thomas Anderson’s best films; deeply engrossing and playful as it seamlessly weaves between romantic, unsettling, funny, and back again. There’s a mastery of transitions […]


Cahiers du cinéma’s Top 10 Films of 2017 Includes ‘Twin Peaks: The Return,’ ‘Split,’ and ‘Good Time’

Established in the 1950s by André Bazin, Joseph-Marie Lo Duca, and Jacques Doniol-Valcroze, France’s Cahiers du cinéma has long been a bastion for quality film criticism. Year after year their rundown of the top films usually ignites a response, and we doubt 2017 will be any different — mostly notably when it comes to their top […]


Quentin Tarantino Considering a ‘Star Trek’ Movie as His Final Film

Quentin Tarantino is already prepping his 1969 Los Angeles-set feature for a shoot this summer and a release in August of 2019, which usually means we wouldn’t learn about his next next film for quite some time. However, it looks like the beans might have been spilled a bit early. The director has long said […]


‘Get Out’ and ‘Twin Peaks: The Return’ Lead Sight & Sound’s Best Films of 2017 Poll

The best in 2017 polls and lists continue today with one of the most respected organizations, Sight & Sound. After polling over 180 critics from around the world, Jordan Peele’s Get Out landed in the top spot while close behind, with some controversy, is David Lynch and Mark Frost’s 18-part Showtime series Twin Peaks (which, fittingly, […]


Watch: David Ehrlich’s 25 Best Films of 2017 Video Countdown

One of our favorite cinema-related treats as we head into a month of compiling the best of 2017 in a variety of categories is a yearly video countdown from David Ehrlich. The IndieWire Senior Film Critic’s selection of 25 of his favorites is always an eclectic bunch, ranging from blockbusters to acclaimed arthouse features to […]