There's something in the Los Angeles air right now attracting New Yorkers. All over the city you can find New York galleries, designers, fashion labels, creatives and with a little luck, one of New York's finest photographers, Jason Frank Rothenberg.
What makes French films, eh, French? The facile answer: a focus on love: married, obsessive, at first sight. In its 20th season the popular Rendez Vous at Lincoln Center, shows a penchant for action adventure -- and, serial killers.
My cinematic crème de la crème takes many forms. It may be one line of dialogue all on its own, or an entire scene's worth. It might be a look or a gesture from one character to another, or to no one in particular. It might be as simple as the quality of light the director captured at a window in early morning.
Asia Argento's new film Misunderstood is a gut-wrenching and fun (yes, fun) story of an unhappy childhood, loosely based, it seems, on the director's own. The protagonist is a winsome 9-year-old child, Aria, played marvelously by Giulia Salerno, with blue open incredulous eyes and a ready giggle.
Mark Burnett's Jesus movie Son of God clocks in at two hours and 18 minutes. But director Lars Von Trier knows that if you want to tell a story about someone important, like a nymphomaniac, you're going to need more time, which is why his Nymph()maniac is made up of two films with a combined running time of four hours.
'Nymphomaniac: Vol. 1' Review: Lars Von Trier's Gritty Sex Drama Comes With Too Many Metaphors But Just Enough Chuckles
Even though "Nymphomaniac" sometimes inches along at a dull pace, von Trier has crafted a sex drama that avoids tripping over itself in pretentiousness.
'Nymphomaniac' Stars Charlotte Gainsbourg & Stacy Martin On The 'Boring' Filming Of The Movie's Graphic Sex
But did you feel like you needed to put your heads together to discuss characterization? Did you know when auditioning that
So is Divergent the new Hunger Games? Or Twilight? Or even Harry Potter?
March 2014: "Vol. I" opens in U.S. theaters. May 2012: Louise Vesth, a producer for Danish film company Zentropa, confirms
Lars von Trier's "Nymphomaniac" was split into two parts for general audiences. "Volume 1" is out now via on-demand services
Filmmaker provocateur Lars von Trier's latest movie exceeds even his own perversions. The title, Nymphomaniac, tells you
You don't want to send them a picture from "Young Guns II." Yeah! Yeah, exactly. So, to rip that up and tear those pictures
We thought we knew what to expect from Lars Von Trier's gritty sex saga "Nymphomaniac," but then the reviews from Sundance
"Nymphomaniac" star Charlotte Gainsbourg has submitted herself to the throes of sadomasochistic pleasure (oxymoron much?) in
"Nymphomaniac" has long been set to premiere in Denmark and Spain on Dec. 25, but Magnolia Pictures announced in a press
The latest marks the sixth that's emerged since June, in addition to character posters and a trailer. We've already seen