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Burroughs: The Movie Returns to The New York Film Festival

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.10.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The movie, thought lost, is making its comeback through the efforts of Howard Brookner's nephew, filmmaker Aaron Brookner.

Robert Wilson's Lady Gaga Portraits at The Watermill Center's Annual Summer Benefit/ "Andy Warhol: Global Phenomenon" at Guild Hall

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.26.2014 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

The theme may have been "One Thousand Nights and One Night: Sleepless Night of Sheherazade" at this year's Watermill Center Benefit, but as we well kn...

The Cream Rises

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.15.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I will take a day and a stack of screeners (or links) and apply my 20-minute rule: I'll watch for 20 minutes and then decide if it's worth continuing. Many don't even take that long. Because a movie worth watching announces itself almost from its first frame.

This Spring's Movie Selections Offer Fresh Surprises

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 04.12.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Sandwiched between the chest-thumping ambition of awards season and the swaggering spectacle of summer, spring movie-going is usuall...

Jim Jarmusch Turns the Vampire Myth: Only Lovers Left Alive

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.29.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Jim Jarmusch, the celebrated indie filmmaker gives the vampire genre a clever tweak in his new movie, Only Lovers Left Alive. If you've been around su...

See Tilda Swinton As A Vampire In 'Only Lovers Left Alive' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 11.02.2013 | Entertainment

"How can you live for so long and still not get it?" Tilda Swinton asks in "Only Lovers Left Alive." That's kind of what we're asking ourselves, too, ...

Mike Ryan

How Tom Hiddleston Added More Loki To 'Thor: The Dark World'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 09.09.2013 | Entertainment

It's remarkable how popular Loki has become. What could have been a forgettable role as a mostly unknown villain (at least to the non-comic book readi...

Doug Aitken: All Aboard the Art Train

MutualArt | Posted 09.03.2013 | Arts
MutualArt

All aboard the art express! Next week, Doug Aitken’s art train project, Station to Station: A Nomadic Happening, will embark on a cross-country ...

Cannes 2013: Jim Jarmusch's "Only Lovers Left Alive"

Karin Badt | Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

How can one not enjoy a movie in which one scene has Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston, two vampire lovers, sitting in a dilapidated Detroit home, play...

Jarmusch Narrates AWESOME Tour Of Village's Poets (And Other Great Walking Tours)

Posted 03.06.2012 | New York

With Spring and walking-weather approaching, a reader tipped off EV Grieve to a great new audio tour of the East Village. According to UnionDocs: "...

Notes From Under the Red Carpet at the Gotham Awards

Erica Abeel | Posted 01.30.2012 | Entertainment
Erica Abeel

Loosey-goosey and festive, the event not only kicks off awards season -- its awards are often a bellwether for bigger trophies down the pike come Oscar night.

Paul Bowles Revisited: You Are Not I at the New York Film Festival

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.09.2011 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Uptown at the Walter Reade Theater on Thursday night, the vibe was decidedly downtown. The occasion: the New York Film Festival screening of director Sara Driver's film of a Paul Bowles short story, You Are Not I.

NYC Weekend Event Guide (4/29-5/1)

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 06.29.2011 | New York

Cherry blossoms! Wine and Kickstarter! Jim Jarmusch! The High Line! Another weekend in the greatest city in the world, another guide from Huffington ...

HuffPost Review: Tiny Furniture

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I found myself oddly perturbed by Lena Dunham's Tiny Furniture. What was it that set me on edge? It may be Dunham's absolute confidence in telling a story about a character who gradually loses our sympathy.

Mulatu Astatke? Watch a Video by Ethiopia's Coolest Musician and You'll Never Forget Him

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jesse Kornbluth

Think desert cha cha. Cuba goes to Memphis. Desert trance music. Like nothing you have ever heard before.

Interview: Director Tom DiCillo opens the Doors in Strange

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

He's got critical acclaim, film-festival cred and a reputation as a smart, funny writer-director of offbeat comedies and dramas that skewer contempora...

Interview: Steve Buscemi on St. John of Las Vegas and the Indy Film World

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Actor Steve Buscemi believes in luck, up to a point. As he notes, it usually has nothing to do with what you do to get it but what you do with it. "I...

The Year's Most Overrated Film - So Far

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Turgid and uneventful, Goodbye Solo is another under-paced, under-dramatized film that falls into "neo-neo-realism" category.