Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Feature

  • The Playlist
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    10 New Horror Blu-rays To Haunt Your Halloween

    Halloween is a holiday that practically demands that at least at some point during the lead-up to the actual night, you stay in and watch some of your favorite horror movies. Not only has the weather just changed, facilitating an urge to stay indoors, but there always seems to be old school classics...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    37 comments
    tweet
    0

    The 5 Most WTF Moments From 'The Counselor'

    Acidic, cynical, perhaps having a twisted laugh on those who think they’re in control of their own fate, Ridley Scott’s “The Counselor” is an incredibly moribund and bleak poem about greed, chance, and the dark side of man. It’s like a merciless and blistering riff on the adage, “If you want to make...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    What's Goin' On? 6 Movies Pushed To 2014 And Why They Moved

    Movies are dropping like flies from the Oscar season this year. Or rather, that seems to be the conventional wisdom out there as a handful of pictures have moved out of the awards season, switched dates or been punted into 2014. And you’ve heard time and time again that it’s a crowded season this fa...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    70 comments
    tweet
    0

    17 Films Rated NC-17: Did They Deserve The 'Certificate Of Doom'?

    So with its super-long and undeniably graphic sex scene, among other explicit moments, “Blue is the Warmest Color,” which is released this week, was always going to get slapped with an NC-17 rating in the U.S. But unlike many other films in a similar situation, its unassailable position as a near-un...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    8 comments
    tweet
    0

    12 Celebrated Novelists-Turned-Screenwriters And How They Fared

    There was a time when everyone wore hats and screenwriting was a lot less respectable a specialization for a writer than it is today. Stories of “legitimate” authors and playwrights doing the “Barton Fink” and selling out to Hollywood were nearly as legion as the tales of their boorish mistreatment ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Oscars: Which Films Will Pick Up Original & Adapted Screenplay Nominations?

    Ladies and gentleman, welcome to the Twilight Zone. As long as almost anyone can recall, the Adapted Screenplay category has been more far more competitive than the original script slot. In general, more Academy-friendly films tend to have been adapted from novels, non-fiction books, plays, articles...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    71 comments
    tweet
    0

    15 Weird & Disturbing Sex Scenes That Have Scarred Your Memory

    Let’s get this out of the way, right off the bat: there will be mild spoilers here—but these spoilers have already been posted online and not by us. Got that? I mean, we all read the Internetz, so… Anyhow, Ridley Scott’s “The Counselor” opens in theaters this weekend. Written by venerable American a...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    16 comments
    tweet
    0

    5 Michael Fassbender Films You May Not Have Seen

    Michael Fassbender has had a good run of it these past few years. It's a hot streak (one which saw him the recipient of the "staggering honor" that was Playlist Man of the Year 2011) that looks set to continue with the Irish/German actor moving between critically adored arthouse films and broad-appe...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    29 comments
    tweet
    0

    Trailer Deconstruction: Wes Anderson’s ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’

    Wes Anderson movies are possibly the closest thing to an event movie for the … I was going to say something like "indie nerd cinephile set," but the truth is Anderson’s films are beloved by all kinds of audiences—those who love tentpoles, cineastes, sci-fi aficionados, etc. His visual vocabulary is ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    12 comments
    tweet
    0

    The Essentials: Robert Redford

    This Friday, one of the most powerful films of Robert Redford's career comes to the big screen in "All Is Lost" (our review). Stripped of most of the things that made him a star, both externally (he's now 77 and his costume seems to have been purchased during a 40% off sale at J. Crew) and internall...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • 'Mulan' Joins Disney Roster of Live ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Zhane Hall Will Play Meagan Good's Son ...Shadow and Act
  • Weinstein Drops Big Bucks on 'Gold' ...Thompson on Hollywood