Returning after 2010’s True Grit, we’ve been highly anticipating the latest film from Joel and Ethan Coen. While it skipped out on a rumored late 2012 release, the film is confirmed to bow this year considering it recently had a private screening, and we’ve finally got our first look in the form of the first full trailer.
Based on Dave Van Ronk‘s memoir The Mayor of MacDougal Street, the film captures the folk scene in a 1960s New York City. Featuring Oscar Isaac as our titular singer-songwriter character Llewyn Davis, he’s joined by Carey Mulligan, Justin Timberlake, Garrett Hedlund, John Goodman, F. Murray Abraham, and even Girls‘ Adam Driver. We’d expect this one to arrive at Cannes, where it hopefully picks up distribution for a release later in 2013. Check out the full trailer below, along with info on the first industry screening.
Spend a quarter-century talking about a 90-minute movie and you’ll start running out of new things to say. This was evident at last night’s 25th-anniversary screening of Reservoir Dogs, which the Tribeca Film Festival managed to make far more than the standard classic-that-people-will-pay-to-see-gets-brief-theatrical-engagement deal. More, even, than the extended post-screening discussion with Quentin Tarantino, Tim […]
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, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Show! This week, I am joined by Michael Snydel and Bill Graham. First, we discuss the death of director Jonathan Demme. Then, we talk about the anime film Your Name. by Makoto Shinkai. Subscribe on iTunes or see below to stream download (right-click and save as…). […]
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