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  1. Wes Anderson Returns to Animation in First Trailer for ‘Isle of Dogs’

    09.21 / 15:27 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    Wes Anderson is back, and he’s bringing a whole lot of familiar faces (and newcomers) along with him. Starrring F. Murray Abraham, Bob Balaban, Bryan Cranston, Greta Gerwig, Jeff Goldblum, Akira Ito, Scarlett Johansson, Harvey Keitel, Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, Mari Natsuki, Yojiro Noda, Kunichi Nomura, Edward Norton, Yoko Ono, Koyu Rankin, Liev Schreiber, Fisher…
  2. The Mythic Power of ‘The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford’

    09.21 / 12:24 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    On its 10th anniversary, we revisit Andrew Dominik's neo-western…
  3. ‘Resident Evil: Extinction’ and Paul W.S. Anderson’s Dawn of Self-Awareness

    09.21 / 12:24 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    On its 10th anniversary, we look at the Resident Evil film that marked a key development for Paul W.S.…
  4. Listen to Darren Aronofsky and William Friedkin Discuss ‘mother!’ in a 30-Minute Talk

    09.21 / 03:47 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    While we’d begrudge you from going down the rabbit hole of explainer articles for mother!,  the chance to listen to writer-director Darren Aronofsky discuss the film with his F CinemaScore brethren William Friedkin is something not to pass up. Recently gathering at the Director’s Guild of America following a screening of his divisive biblical horror …
  5. Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, and Dustin Hoffman are Family in Trailer for Noah Baumbach’s ‘The Meyerowitz Stories’

    09.21 / 03:47 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    In a particularly adept piece of casting, Noah Baumbach has brought together Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, and Dustin Hoffman as a family in The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected). The latest film from the director of Mistress America and Frances Ha follows the family as they regroup ahead of a celebration of their father’s work as …
  6. The Film Stage Roundtable Ep. 24 – J.J. Strikes Back

    09.15 / 04:17 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    Welcome, one and all, to the newest episode of The Film Stage Roundtable, a spin-off podcast from the madmen who bring you The Film Stage Show. On this episode we talk about J.J. Abrams taking over for Trevorrow on Star Wars, and how CGI ruins horror movies. Give a listen, and then share your thoughts on Twitter and Facebook. Let us [R…
  7. NYC Weekend Watch: Samuel Fuller, ‘Goodbye to Language,’ Kelly Reichardt & More

    09.15 / 03:18 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not [……
  8. First Trailer for Ridley Scott’s ‘All the Money in the World’

    09.14 / 23:25 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    After dividing audiences with Alien: Covenant, director Ridley Scott has one more movie up his sleeve for 2017. Scott’s latest, All the Money in the World, focuses on the true story of the kidnapping of teenager John Paul Getty III. Getty III was the grandson of billionaire J. Paul Getty, the founder of Getty Oil […
  9. ‘Eastern Promises’: David Cronenberg’s Brutal Drama of Family Ties

    09.14 / 17:05 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    On its 10-year anniversary, we look back at Cronenberg's underrated gem, featuring Viggo Mortensen's best…
  10. Red Band Trailer for Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Shape of Water’ Mixes Romance and Menace

    09.14 / 14:07 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    Winner of the Venice Film Festival’s prestigious Golden Lion — not to mention being a hit at Telluride and TIFF — Guillermo del Toro is back in action with The Shape of Water. Starring Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Lauren Lee Smith, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Octavia Spencer, his Cold War era love story has […
  11. Jennifer Lawrence is a Dangerous Spy in the First Trailer for ‘Red Sparrow’

    09.14 / 14:07 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    This week, Jennifer Lawrence leads one of the most insane, ludicrous studio releases in years with mother!, but it wasn’t the first time she was planning to collaborate with Darren Aronofsky. Years ago, the director set his sights on the spy thriller Red Sparrow, but even though he fell off the project, 20th Century Fox went ahead […
  12. TIFF Review: ‘Disappearance’ Captures Life’s Last Gasp at Reconciliation

    09.14 / 13:09 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    Vignettes depicting a young girl playing the piano on a darkened concert stage come and go throughout Boudewijn Koole’s Disappearance. They provide bookends to the whole, his film seemingly a visual representation of the melody—both as this single chapter in Roos’ (Rifka Lodeizen) life and its entire duration from birth to death. It’s only during […
  13. TIFF Review: ‘I Love You, Daddy’ is a Spectacular Thinkpiece Generator and a Failure of a Movie

    09.14 / 13:09 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    Introducing a screening of I Love You, Daddy at TIFF, director/writer/producer/star Louis C.K. was asked about his motivation for making the film, and stated simply that he has an affinity for “pissing on electric fences.” Provocation for its own sake unquestionably propels the movie. It takes tangible glee in making the audience uncomfortable, asking them [&#…
  14. TIFF Review: ‘Les Affamés’ Bites Comfortably Into Zombie Clichés

    09.14 / 13:09 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    The zombie film will never die, and as long as it’s popular, people from all over the world will take a stab at cashing in on the success of shows like The Walking Dead or films like World War Z. With Robin Aubert’s Les Affamés, French-Canadian cinema tries its hand at tackling the undead, and […