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September 4, 2017

Welcome to Dark Mood Woods: A Twin Peaks Podcast, in which Managing Editor Nick Newman and contributor Ethan Vestby discuss David Lynch’s return to long-form filmmaking. This summer, we’ve offered insight and knowledge only devoted fans can bring, along with the curiosity of what, exactly, has been happening in the Pacific …

“Some of these images may frighten you. My subconscious is not a happy place.” With a single image on August 18, Don Hertzfeldt ignited a surge of excitement across Twitter and beyond, revealing he’s at work on a surprise sequel to his brilliant Oscar-nominated short World of Tomorrow. Now, only a few weeks …

Welcome, one and all, to the latest installment of The Film Stage Show! Today Michael Snydel, Bill Graham, and I discuss the Parisian terrorist tale, Nocturama. Does the plan make sense? Does it have to? Is this kind of empathy constructive? We try to find out. Subscribe on iTunes or see below …

The Spring 2018 collection from design house Rodarte, aka sisters Kate and Laura Mulleavy, is aflutter with floaty florals and sheer chiffons and it’s an aesthetic that carries through to their gauzy, terminally insubstantial film directing debut, “Woodshock,” starring, and executive produced by Kirsten Dunst. There’s only so much the word “dreamlike” can cover, but “Woodshock” features it all: double exposures, lens flares, macro close ups, juddering edits, soft-focus sensuality, inexplicable neon pulsations and laser light shows layered over breathy shots of a lissome Dunst unlocking a hitherto unknown boss level of exquisitely feminine dissociation. Continue reading ‘Woodshock’: Self-Indulgent Slog Among The Logs Is A Dull Dramatic Dream [Venice Review] at The Playlist.

A confessed murderer lies to his lawyer in Kore-eda Hirokazu’s arty courtroom drama, ‘The Third Murder.’ read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews

Major movie and geek franchises have the bad habit of trying to have their cake and eat it too when it comes to including LGBTQ characters in their worlds. J.K. Rowling revealed that Albus Dumbledore is gay…but never within the actual pages of the Harry Potter novels. Power Rangers patted itself …

Jerry Seinfeld is a stand-up comedy legend. The comedian’s self-titled sitcom that he created with Curb Your Enthusiasm mastermind Larry David is one of the most successful network comedies of all time, which is impressive for a show that is famously about nothing. Plus, it’s kind of the inspiration for …

Kenji Kamiyama takes a break from more violent fare for ‘The Napping Princess,’ a sci-fi anime targeted at younger auds. read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews