The greatest favor you can do Sofia Coppola‘s “The Beguiled,” and yourself before you watch it, is to put all thoughts of Don Siegel‘s 1971 Clint Eastwood-starrer of the same name from your mind. As a standalone film, Coppola’s version abounds in pleasures: from the starry cast (at least four of whom almost coincidentally seem to be hitting their career-best strides at exactly the same moment) to Philippe Le Sourd‘s cinematography, all misty woods, dangling creepers and softly sparkling candlelit interiors. Continue reading Sofia Coppola’s ‘The Beguiled’ With Nicole Kidman, Colin Farrell & Kirsten Dunst [Cannes Review] at The Playlist.

French radio journalist Sonia Kronlund chronicles the life and work of the Afghan self-made filmmaker and star Salim Shaheen. read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews

Summer is in full swing, and that means that “Spider-Man: Homecoming” is almost in theaters. So, it’s no surprise that Sony is pulling out all the marketing stops to promote what is surely going to be one of the biggest films of the year. Part of the marketing homestretch are the two new trailers, one domestic, one international (and quite different from each other) that were just released. Much like the other trailers before it, these new ones show exactly why fans are getting excited about this upcoming reboot. Continue reading Two New ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailers Swing Into Action With Tom Holland & Robert Downey Jr. at The Playlist.

Peaks TV is a new podcast from David Chen and Joanna Robinson. Every two weeks, we’ll be recapping the latest episodes of Twin Peaks: The Return on Showtime. This week, a special double episode: A recap of season 3 episodes 1-4 are below, broken out into two separate podcast episodes for …

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, join us as we offer insight and knowledge only devoted fans can bring, along with the curiosity of what, exactly, has been happening …

Documentary directors Lila Pinell and Chloe Mahieu follow a teenage girl enrolled in a professional figure skating program in the Cannes ACID premiere ‘Kiss and Cry.’ read more Source: HoolywoodReporter Movie Reviews