Posts tagged "film"

Teen Lesbian Drama “Blue Is The Warmest Color” Wins The Top Prize At Cannes

French teenagers! Lesbianism! Philosophy! Jean Paul Sartre! “Long, explicit sex scenes”! This year, the prizewinning film at the Cannes Film Festival was after our own hearts! The three-hour long drama,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 28, 2013 - 7:00 pm

One Woman Director Out Of 20, Cannes? That’s Pretty Dismal

So we all know that there’s a dearth of women in the movie-making business — just in case you’re not up to speed there was a whole study done about

Sarah Gray | May 21, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Mila Kunis Thinks It Would Be Fun To Star In “Fifty Shades of Grey” & A Feminist Film Company

Add Mila Kunis to the long list of actors who are duking it out to star in “Fifty Shades of Grey!” [Celeb Dirty Luandry]
Gemma Arterton is happy…

Ami Angelowicz | January 24, 2013 - 5:20 pm

Pete Doherty Still A Junkie, Also A Film Star

Pete Doherty must be part cat; it seems like he’s had a zillion lives. Despite his rampant heroin addiction, he’s still around and kicking — and doing new projects. Like…

Julie Gerstein | December 4, 2012 - 9:20 am

Joaquin Phoenix’s Performance In “The Master” Was Inspired By Bubbles The Monkey

“Paul called me Bubbles on the set. Bubbles was Michael Jackson’s pet monkey, and I was Paul’s pet monkey. The key to Freddie is an animal, just pure id. For…

Ami Angelowicz | October 14, 2012 - 9:00 am

“Donkey Love” Is The Bestiality Documentary You Never Wanted To See

I just watched the trailer for “Donkey Love,” a documentary about remote parts of Colombia where the deep, dark secret is that lots of men have sex with donkeys.  Then…

Ami Angelowicz | October 11, 2012 - 4:20 pm

The Stevie Nicks Documentary Of My Dreams

“In Your Dreams,” the Stevie Nicks documentary of my dreams, will be premiering at the Mill Valley Film Festival on October 12. The cameras followed the Gold Dust Woman during…

Ami Angelowicz | September 18, 2012 - 8:30 am

100 Years In Less Than 3 Minutes

We’re a culture obsessed with aging — keeping wrinkles and fine lines at bay, staying youthful and energized, looking younger than we maybe actually are. Which is why this video…

Julie Gerstein | September 6, 2012 - 8:30 am

9 Actors Who Went Too Far For Roles

As a former actress, I feel twitchy when I hear that an actor uses the Method. What that means essentially, is that the actor feels they need to immerse themselves…

Ami Angelowicz | August 29, 2012 - 10:00 am

Zoe Kazan On Writing And Starring In “Ruby Sparks” With Boyfriend Paul Dano

In Ruby Sparks, out today in limited release, two things elude young novelist Calvin (Paul Dano): an idea for his second book and a meaningful relationship. When an enchanting redhead…

Pop Sugar | July 25, 2012 - 3:50 pm

Ang Lee’s “Life Of Pi” Trailer Is Here

Let me just say that I approve of Yann Martel’s The Life of Pi being adapted by Ang Lee. He makes such visually arresting films and this one looks like…

Ami Angelowicz | July 25, 2012 - 1:20 pm

We’re Falling In Love With “Drag Dad”

Filmmaker Bjorn Floki first became acquainted with James William Ross IV when he won “RuPaul’s Drag Race” — as drag fabulous Tyra Sanchez. He later came to know Ross as…

Julie Gerstein | July 13, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Prada Produces An Aesthetically Pleasing Short Film Directed By Roman Polanski

High fashion films have a track record of being consistently gorgeous. I’m not talking about, say, “The Devil Wears Prada” (though I will never not argue that it’s one of…

Rachel Krause | May 23, 2012 - 11:20 am

Are We Ready For The Documentary About Pedophilia?

For the first time, there’s a documentary that examines the global impact of pedophilia from a sociocultural and historical perspective. “Are All Men Pedophiles?”, which has screened at various festivals…

Ami Angelowicz | May 11, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Kanye West Wants To Make A Movie In The Middle East

There goes peace in the Middle East: Kanye West is reportedly getting ready to make a film there, tentatively titled — wait for it — “N****s on Camels.” Yes, West…

Julie Gerstein | February 3, 2012 - 1:40 pm

If Annie Is All Grown Up, That Means We Are Too

I may be over 30, but that doesn’t make me too old to  hold out hope for a Daddy Warbucks style adoption, right? So what if I own the “Annie”

Ami Angelowicz | January 27, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Documentary I Want To See: “Face To Facebook”

Fifty-one-year-old Illinois woman, ArLynn Presser, has taken to telling herself how normal she is. Well, maybe not normal. But not so strange in comparison to other people. That’s what she…

Ami Angelowicz | January 20, 2012 - 1:20 pm

The Final Countdown To “Arrested Development” The Movie

The final countdown to the “Arrested Development” film (and television season) is here! After five years sans Bluth, it’s good to know that my time spent practicing the chicken dance…

Ami Angelowicz | October 4, 2011 - 4:20 pm

The Definitive Juggalo Documentary Is Here (NSFW)

The film experience I’ve been longing for is here! “American Juggalo” is Sean Dunne’s short documentary filmed at this year’s Gathering of the Juggalos. I’m still trying to wrap my…

Ami Angelowicz | September 27, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Infographic: Iconic Movie Sunglasses

Right now I am rocking the “True Romance” but thinking about buying a pair of “Annie Halls.” This season I want to go a little more bohemian and a little…

Ami Angelowicz | September 12, 2011 - 3:20 pm