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By tonci: Your comments system doesn't let me post the direct link, but the video of the event is available on the Lincoln Film Center's YouTube…

Listen: 54-Minute Talk With Joel And Ethan Coen & Noah Baumbach About Filmmaking, Opening Shots, And More

Feb 5th, 2016 5:57pm

By Resh: You should have mentioned the importance of Joe Hishaishi's magical music which adds up to the beauty of his films

From Worst To Best: Ranking The Films Of Hayao Miyazaki

Feb 5th, 2016 5:41pm

By Todd: Frank Booth should be up there. Some of his "fucks" became memes. So did the "yippee=ki=yay" line from 'Diehard'.

Watch: 'A Brief History Of Swearing In Movies' In Less Than 3 Minutes

Feb 5th, 2016 5:39pm

By McGruber made more sense: I wonder if they will have the courage to make the character openly gay this time or if they will only hint at it by having him abjure the…

'MacGyver' Movie Reboot And New TV Series Pilot On The Way

Feb 5th, 2016 5:38pm

By who: this is a shame and the revenant is a stupid movie. bettr to watch tarkovesky.

Watch: Supercut Highlights The Visual Parallels Between 'The Revenant' And The Films Of Andrei Tarkovsky

Feb 5th, 2016 5:26pm

By Derek : Why do people always forget the Superman murdered Zod in Superman II?

"If You Know The True Canon, You Know That I Didn’t Change Superman": Zack Snyder Talks 'Man Of Steel'

Feb 5th, 2016 5:07pm

By SnyderZucks: So, nobody remember when he completely destroyed Watchmen? And 300? Why does people hire this asshole?

"If You Know The True Canon, You Know That I Didn’t Change Superman": Zack Snyder Talks 'Man Of Steel'

Feb 5th, 2016 4:29pm

By Wade: There isn't just one canon, so there's no winner or loser in the argument. John Byrne had Superman kill Zod in his reboot, but it wasn't the…

Batman Is "Jury And Executioner" In The World Of 'Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice'

Feb 5th, 2016 4:20pm

By Dmitry: Dunkirk is actually the official title.

'Interstellar' Cinematographer Hoyte Van Hoytema Reteams With Christopher Nolan For 'Dunkirk'

Feb 5th, 2016 4:12pm

By Edwhard Hitten: ... end of part 3 ...

Must Watch: 3-Hour Video Essay Examination Into The Films & Career Of Stanley Kubrick

Feb 5th, 2016 4:10pm

By binkatron: I'm with Emperor Zerg Rush. There is way too much on The Playlist these days about the (admittedly popular) childrens' characters Superman…

"If You Know The True Canon, You Know That I Didn’t Change Superman": Zack Snyder Talks 'Man Of Steel'

Feb 5th, 2016 4:01pm

By cirkusfolk: I think I'm pretty sure the Coens are purely concerned with the realism of the story. Guess what? There probably weren't very many black…

Coen Brothers Talk 'Barton Fink' Sequel 'Old Fink' And #OscarsSoWhite Controversy

Feb 5th, 2016 3:40pm

By Emperor Zerg Rush: Not quite sure why this is newsworthy at this point (beyond acting as filler for the lead up to BvsS). Just about everyone gets it by now and…

"If You Know The True Canon, You Know That I Didn’t Change Superman": Zack Snyder Talks 'Man Of Steel'

Feb 5th, 2016 3:37pm

By Ken the Magnificient: Annnnnnnnnnd cue the schwing!

Channing Tatum & Joseph Gordon-Levitt Teaming Up For An R-Rated Musical Comedy

Feb 5th, 2016 3:31pm

By Glass: LOL I just found my comment on the original post about this in May: "This post is so dumb. 99.99999% sure this slate was used for a…

Nicolas Winding Refn Clarifies Reports That He Shot 'The Neon Demon' At 60fps

Feb 5th, 2016 3:30pm

By Edwhard Hitten: At the end, why showing only russian missiles? Look to me like russophobia and is not truthful of the reality of the global situation.

Must Watch: 3-Hour Video Essay Examination Into The Films & Career Of Stanley Kubrick

Feb 5th, 2016 3:00pm

By pookie: So, let me guess, bowing to the recent controversy....this will be filmed with an ALL BLACK CAST.. with Jada Smith as McGuyver.

'MacGyver' Movie Reboot And New TV Series Pilot On The Way

Feb 5th, 2016 1:45pm

By Sandra M. Nolin: Sorry guys, but this isn't the way to take this if you want success. You need to convince Richard Dean Anderson to come back to the show as…

'MacGyver' Movie Reboot And New TV Series Pilot On The Way

Feb 5th, 2016 1:45pm

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The 25 Best Sci-Fi Films Of The 21st Century So Far

Feb 5th, 2016 12:35pm

By JZ: They've basically run out of ideas already. HBO's Oz was pretty much terrible after season 3, I'm guessing that the same thing is going to…

Netflix Renews 'Orange Is The New Black' For 3 More Seasons

Feb 5th, 2016 12:14pm