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Two documentaries try to unpack a spectacular scheme by Billy McFarland, now in prison, who used social media to sell a music festival in the Bahamas.
In her dances and short films, she created dreamlike, surreal tapestries. “I describe my aesthetic style as ‘perceptual mischief,’ ” she once said.
With Kevin Hart gone and a plan to proceed with no comic in charge, the show theoretically should be shorter. But the host’s importance is both overrated and underrated.
This alt version of the back story of the Taj Mahal features real footage of Rajasthan that is more luxuriant than anything Hollywood could have created in 1929.
Though seemingly an effort to showcase the talents of Chevy Chase, this moribund project’s single saving grace is his co-star Richard Dreyfuss.
The director said his new film, “Glass,” was the toughest he has ever made. Yet the man once called “the Next Spielberg” says he is back where he wants to be.
Marcelo Martinessi’s debut feature from Paraguay will probably defy your initial expectations about the story.
His play ‘Choir Boy’ just opened. His next film will air on Netflix. What ties his work together? Plumbing the depths of black beauty and grief.
Aleksey Krasovskiy faced an uproar for a film about a tragic event in Russian history. So he paid for it himself and didn’t bother asking for permission to show it.
Like democracy itself, this film assumes such a broad mandate and has such noble intentions that indicating its shortcomings seems almost beside the point.
Stephen B. Burke, the chief executive of NBCUniversal, put Jeff Shell in charge of the company’s Hollywood operations, while Mark Lazarus will oversee its TV assets.
After Alfonso Cuarón’s movie cleaned up at the Critics’ Choice Awards, what stands in the way of a best picture win?
The authority is less authoritative than you might think.
“The Upside,” starring Hart and Bryan Cranston, exceeded box-office expectations in the same week that Hart definitively ruled out hosting the Oscars.
The actor, considered a potential Oscar contender for his performance as a flawed but loving father, says, “We don’t see enough of those men and they do exist.”
She was best known for wildly different roles, in a frat house comedy and in the 1960s drama “Medium Cool.” She was also in films by Clint Eastwood and Martin Scorsese.
Netflix has dropped Spanish subtitles from “Roma" after the director Alfonso Cuarón called them “parochial, ignorant and offensive to Spaniards themselves.”
Vallelonga apologized for agreeing with Donald J. Trump’s false claim that thousands of Muslims danced on rooftops in Jersey City after September 11.
The film’s director, Travis Knight, used his background in animation to help shine a new light on a Transformers robot.
In 1978 Vanessa Redgrave castigated “Zionist hoodlums” in her acceptance speech, Paddy Chayefsky castigated her, and protesters and counterprotesters took to the streets.
“Velvet Buzzsaw,” “Polar” and “Hotel Mumbai” round out a wide-ranging crop of teasers in a usually quiet month for movies.
The director Mimi Leder narrates a scene from her film featuring Felicity Jones.
The director Mimi Leder narrates a sequence from her film.
Mr. Dain starred in the Oscar-nominated “Tanna,” which portrayed his village in the remote island nation of Vanuatu. An infection led to his death.
Goode talks about playing a vampire in “A Discovery of Witches.” He also discusses the “Downton Abbey” movie and bidding farewell to “The Crown.”
During the final week of a blockbuster exhibition, the museum will offer visitors a late-night Potter fix.
The Australian actor and director Joel Edgerton has carved his own path through Hollywood, with the help of a band of filmmaking brothers.
Animals from the American Folk Art Museum share a habitat with paintings from Fountain House Gallery that embrace a similar theme.
They’re rarely hired to score movies, even female superhero films like “Wonder Women 1984.” Some in the field are trying to change that.
When Hayao Miyazaki retired and it seemed that Studio Ghibli would be out of commission, the upstart Studio Ponoc went to work. Then the master unretired.
Through the stories of two very different women, Isold Uggadottir’s new film prompts viewers to reconsider their own notions of safety and belonging.
In this film, based on a novel by W. Bruce Cameron, a dog named Bella (with the voice of Bryce Dallas Howard) must make an arduous journey.
This film from Mexico, directed by Manolo Caro, about a queasy party game, becomes statement about our dependence on mobile devices.
The academy isn’t saying but it looks like the answer is no and that stars from the “Avengers” franchise will be enlisted to appear on the telecast.
Three nerdy college freshmen rush a creepy, off-campus fraternity in Daniel Robbins’s tight, twisty torture movie.
Bel Powley plays a promising artist swept up in the tide of history.