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  1. BIFF Review: ‘Mermaids’ Captures a Joyous Rebirth

    10.07 / 00:57 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    On first blush Ali Weinstein’s documentary Mermaids focuses its glimpse at the titular sea myth’s power towards the whimsical and fun. She takes us from the days of old at Florida’s Weeki Wachee Springs State Park (which is still in operation) to a contemporary trend of mer-lovers creating or commissioning their own tails for public…
  2. BIFF Review: ‘Prodigy’ Dips Its Characters Into a Pool of Guilt

    10.06 / 16:26 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    Guilt is a powerful thing. It can make you act in ways that go against your own survival and yet still ensure those actions are selfishly motivated. You aren’t necessarily acting to help another or have their best interests in mind. You’re goal is to make-up for something you did previously. It’s about feeling better…
  3. New to Streaming: ‘Dawson City: Frozen Time,’ ‘Marjorie Prime,’ ‘Lady Macbeth,’ ‘Landline,’ and More

    10.06 / 16:26 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    All the newly streaming films of Amazon, Netflix, FilmStruck, and…
  4. NYC Weekend Watch: Chinatown Cinema, ‘The Old Dark House,’ Tobe Hooper & More

    10.06 / 10:48 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 [……
  5. ‘Blade Runner’ and the Fluid Canvas of Ridley Scott’s Sci-Fi Masterpiece

    10.06 / 10:48 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    As a Blade Runner sequel arrives, we look at Ridley Scott's The Final Cut of the original and…
  6. Denzel Washington is ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’ in First Trailer for Dan Gilroy’s ‘Nightcrawler’ Follow-Up

    10.06 / 10:48 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    After crafting one of the best directorial debuts of its respective year, Nightcrawler writer-director Dan Gilroy is back with a Denzel Washington-led crime drama-meets-character study. Shot by Robert Elswit, Roman J. Israel, Esq. premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and ahead of a fall release, the first trailer has now arrived. We said in our review, “Roman J. Israel, Esq. defies [̷…
  7. Director Shane Abbess on the Nostalgic and Collaborative Framework Behind ‘The Osiris Child’

    10.06 / 10:48 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    Culled from favorite childhood experiences/films, cherry-picked tropes from specific genres, and aimed at giving the audience things they've never seen before , the result of Abbess' work is one of the most impressive sci-fi films this…
  8. Listen to Hans Zimmer and Benjamin Wallfisch’s 1.5-Hour Score for ‘Blade Runner 2049’

    10.06 / 10:48 thefilmstage.com Thefilmstage.com - Movies
    With a host of glowing reviews (including our own), Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi sequel Blade Runner 2049 finally opens tonight. Ahead of the release, Warner Bros. have now unveiled the full score from Hans Zimmer and Benjamin Wallfisch (It), who replaced Jóhann Jóhannsson (Arrival, Sicario). Clocking in at 1.5 hours, it’s an epic undertaking and one I [&…