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Sundance 2018 Review: HAL, A Great Director of the 1970s Gets His Due

The so-called “New Hollywood” of the 1970s was driven by a number of filmmakers, many of them film school trained, who broke with many established modes of production and benefited from the opportunities afforded them by the collapse of the...

Blu-ray Review: TALE OF TALES Is Lofty, But Is it Good?

Directed by Matteo Garrone (Gomorrah), Tale of Tales was nominated for Cannes' prestigious Palm d'Or and many other awards, but does that make it a good film? I'm on the fence about this feature that follows the tales of three tales,...

New Trailer For THE LOBSTER On Eve Of USA Release

After a long lap around the festival circuit, from Cannes to TIFF and a commercial release in most of Europe at this point, The Lobster, the latest bit of satiric weirdness from Yorgos Lanthimos (Dogtooth, ALPS) nears its domestic release...

STAN & OLLIE: Steve Coogan And John C. Reilly To Star In Laurel And Hardy Biopic

Well now, this is some inspired casting. Deadline is reporting that Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly have been cast in Jon S. Baird's Laurel and Hardy biopic Stan & Ollie. The pair are to play the titular roles of...

Review: ENTERTAINMENT Embraces An Absurdity And Melancholy That Is Extraordinary To Behold

Many would say there are two distinct poles to cinema-going. There are those times when you want something warm and familiar. It's comfort food you can share with your family. Not too sweet or sour, not too heavy. And then...

NSFW Trailer: Matteo Garrone's Cannes Entry TALE OF TALES Is An Insane, Bloody Fairy Tale

Shooting straight to the top of any self-respecting fantasy fan's must-watch list should be Matteo Garrone's (Gomorrah, Reality) latest, Tale Of Tales, which has just been announced as debuting in competition at next month's Cannes Film Festival. Brimming with kings & queens,...

Aubrey Plaza Is Feeling A Bit Peckish In Trailer For Zombie RomCom LIFE AFTER BETH

Beth (Aubrey Plaza) was dead but she's back now. And that's good news, right? Right? Her parents (John C Reilly and Molly Shannon) certainly want to think so, as does her bereaved boyfriend (Dane DeHaan) but ... well ... be...

Review: WRECK-IT RALPH Is a Warp Zone to the Next Level

Whichever Disney employee said, "Let's do Toy Story but with video game characters," I hope he or she got a big fat raise, if only to compensate for the seething jealousy coming from co-workers kicking themselves for not thinking...

Blu-ray Review: WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN

As the Blu-ray release for Lynne Ramsay's We Need to Talk About Kevin approaches, I thought I'd revisit my original review from Fantastic Fest last fall. The film made my Top Ten Feel Bad Films of 2011 list, and remains...

WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN Review

Instead of issuing birth control pills or contraceptives, one needs only to show Lynne Ramsay's superb new film to high school classes as a deterrent to early pregnancy. For the eponymous child is a distillation of the collective fears and anxieties...

Watch the New US Trailer for WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN

By now a lot of international audiences have had a chance to see Lynne Ramsay's stunning third feature We Need To Talk About Kevin. But outside of festivals like Telluride and Fantastic Fest (our review here) folks in the U.S....

Fantastic Fest 2011: WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN Review

We Need to Talk About Kevin is a stunning piece of work and a tour de force for director Lynne Ramsay and Tilda Swinton. The film approaches a subject which is very hard to broach, and does it in a...

TIFF 2011: WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN Review

Instead of issuing birth control pills or contraceptives, one needs only to show Lynne Ramsay's superb new film to high school classes as a deterrent to early pregnancy.  For the eponymous child is a distillation of the collective fears and anxieties...

Watch The UK Trailer For Lynne Ramsay's WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN

Last week the first trailer for Lynne Ramsay's We Need To Talk About Kevin turned up in France and that initial trailer has now been followed by a new UK effort. And this isn't just repackaged footage, either, the new...

Watch The Trailer For Lynne Ramsay's WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN

Though it premiered to mixed reviews in Cannes, Lynne Ramsay's We Need To Talk About Kevin is still destined to be one of the most talked about indies of the year. This is so because of Ramsay herself - here...

ScreenAnarchy to LiveTweet w/ TERRI Star Jacob Wysocki at 4:30p ET. Send in your Qs.

We will be live tweeting with Jacob Wysocki (@JacobWysocki), star of the new film TERRI today at 4:30pm ET / 1:30pm PST and we want to turn it over to ScreenAnarchy readers for questions. Tweet your questions for Jacob to...

View 2 New Clips + Stills from TERRI

The marketing blitz is on for Azazel Jacobs's Sundance hit Terri starring John C. Reilly. We've got two new clips and a handful of stills from the film below. The movie drops in theaters on July 1st after playing at...

Cute PSA Hypes the Upcoming CEDAR RAPIDS DVD/Blu Ray Release

Fox PR passed along this cute PSA for the June 21st DVD/Blu release of the Ed Helms comedy, Cedar Rapids. This is a title that, for various reasons (disinterest not among them, actually) I was unable to catch during its...

Watch John C. Reilly Lay Down the Law in First Clip from 'Terri'

A bit of an unsung hit from both Sundance and SXSW this year, Terri is the story of a troubled big kid and the high school principal that makes it his job to help the boy out. The kid is...

Cannes 2011: WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN Review

Hampered by a script too prone to drastic black and whites and a particularly weak child actor, Lynne Ramsay's We Need To Talk About Kevin is nevertheless notable for its unique take on very controversial subject matter and a stellar...