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Hugo Is the Second Big Disappointment of the Fall

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 01.29.2012 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Hugo, which is virtually Scorsese's love letter to the world of cinema, is one which only movie purists could love. It is beautifully filmed, lovingly acted, but far too tedious in its telling of its story.

On The Artist, The Lure of Nostalgia, and Ten Silent Movies Worth Talking Up

John Farr | Posted 05.18.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Just when you start believing there's no hope for anything daring and original coming out of Movieland, something gets released that surprises you. The Artist is one such movie -- and what's new about it is that it's old.

Weekend Box Office: Breaking Dawn, Part I Tops Thanksgiving Weekend, Muppets Shines in Family Film Pile-up

Scott Mendelson | Posted 01.28.2012 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

The utter lack of any wide releases next weekend plus the likely downward plunge for Breaking Dawn part I means that The Muppets will likely top the box office next weekend. There clearly is an audience for this 35-year-old franchise.

Martin Scorsese's Hugo: A Delight for Kids and Grownups Alike

Monica Edinger | Posted 01.25.2012 | Home
Monica Edinger

I was skeptical when I first heard that Martin Scorcese was taking on Brian Selznick's award-winning book The Invention of Hugo Cabret. Its original mix of text and illustration had me all the more dubious; how on earth would that unique reading experience translate to film?

Old School Is New Again: Hugo and The Artist

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.23.2012 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

In Martin Scorsese's homage to cinema history, Hugo, there's a delicious moment, one of many in this stunning 3D epic, when two children, Hugo and Isabelle, attend a black and white silent Harold Lloyd movie and the actor dangles from the hands of a giant clock.

Go To Scorcese's Hugo... Movie Review

Carole Mallory | Posted 01.22.2012 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Oh, my, what visual splendor. A treat for the Holidays. Hugo is a film about the importance of purpose. This movie is a 3D homage to the early days ...

Looking Ahead: Scorsese Does 3-D

AP | By JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.22.2011 | Fifty

NEW YORK -- Thelma Schoonmaker, Martin Scorsese's longtime editor, warmly greets a reporter outside their Manhattan offices ahead of a screening of Sc...

Martin Scorsese To Direct 'The Snowman'

Posted 11.21.2011 | Entertainment

While Martin Scorsese may be impressing audiences with his first foray into 3D, he will soon be getting back to the crime thrillers we're used to. ...

Movies: "Blimp" Is Back! British Gem Is Beautifully Restored

Michael Giltz | Posted 01.15.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMP *** 1/2 FILM FORUM MOMA: TO SAVE AND PROJECT 9TH MOMA INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF FILM PRESERVATION I suppose every...

NYFF @50: Chairman Richard Peña on Opening Nights: The Social Network, Miller's Crossing, All About My Mother, PLUS Saadi Yacef In-Person Tonight

Michael Vazquez | Posted 01.08.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

Sunday's race wasn't the only marathon in town. As the New York Film Festival approaches year 50, the team at the Film Society of Lincoln Center is curating a year-long countdown.

Getting In Touch With Your Inner Teen: Why Music Is Forever

Michael Sigman | Posted 12.25.2011 | Fifty
Michael Sigman

Our pop treasures are still an essential part of who we are, so when we sit on that park bench we can remember them in all their detailed glory -- without CDs, iTunes or iPods.

Scorsese's Most Exciting Film Yet?

The Moviefone Blog | Christopher Rosen (Subscribe to Christopher Rosen's Posts) | Posted 12.21.2011 | Entertainment

It's not often you'd put silent film star Harold Lloyd in the same sentence as a children's movie, but that's what makes Martin Scorsese's upcoming 3D...

Strange Bedfellows: Mick Jagger And Martin Scorsese

Lucas Kavner | Posted 12.19.2011 | Home

For all of you Rolling Stones fans who have been sitting around wondering, "When on EARTH will Mick Jagger finally become an executive producer of a m...

The Measure of a Man

Donna Jean Freberg | Posted 12.18.2011 | Home
Donna Jean Freberg

I found George Harrison's life-long love affair with music so intriguing. He spoke as often with his guitar as he did with his words. Not that his words were too shabby either.

Robbie Robertson On Working With Martin Scorsese

Rolling Stone | Posted 12.13.2011 | Fifty

Since they first teamed up on The Last Waltz 35 years ago, Robbie Robertson and Martin Scorsese have enjoyed a prolific working relataionship, collabo...

PHOTOS: Harper's Bazaar Takes On Martin Scorsese

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 12.12.2011 | Style

Harper's Bazaar likes to pay homage to major film directors, dressing up our favorite celebs and fashionistas in the latest ready-to-wear and posing a...

Gazelle Emami

Martin Scorsese's Kid's Film Is Better Suited For Adults

HuffingtonPost.com | Gazelle Emami | Posted 12.11.2011 | Home

The New York Film Festival held a secret screening of a "master" filmmaker's work-in-progress Monday evening. The surprise was spoiled hours before th...

The Most Magical Film Of The Year

Posted 12.10.2011 | Entertainment

Martin Scorsese has, over the past 40 years, earned the reputation as one of our finest auteurs, creating a long line of gritty, often bloody films. ...

The Quiet One

Donna Jean Freberg | Posted 12.07.2011 | Fifty
Donna Jean Freberg

I have a huge picture in my living room of me, at around eight years old, meeting the Beatles. What I remember most about it, besides meeting these boys I was crazy about, was that I kept trying to lose my dad.

George Harrison: Quiet Beatle, Vocal Guru

Philip Goldberg | Posted 12.07.2011 | Religion
Philip Goldberg

In the 200 years that Eastern spiritual traditions have been filtering into American life, no artist has ever done more for this cross-cultural pollination than George Harrison.

Amy Lee

George Harrison Documentary Gives Us A New Take On The Man, The Music

HuffingtonPost.com | Amy Lee | Posted 12.05.2011 | Home

Martin Scorsese's epic three-and-a-half-hour documentary, "George Harrison: Living in the Material World," is a tender exploration of what sets George...

WATCH: Scorsese Turns Lens On 'Quietest Beatle' In HBO Documentary

Posted 12.04.2011 | Fifty

Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese decided to turn the lens on the Beatle's "quietest member" in a documentary called "George Harrison: Li...

Still Living In The Material World

Olivia Harrison | Posted 12.03.2011 | Fifty
Olivia Harrison

In 2001, when it became evident that George was not going to live, a friend said to him, "this will be the most exciting chapter of your life." After years of speculation about the moment of death, we knew the spectre of disembodiment was actually imminent.

Did Bob Dylan Rip Off Photos? See The Evidence

ARTINFO | Posted 11.28.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

NEW YORK-- Time and time again folk rock legend Bob Dylan has blatantly borrowed for his lyrics. Christie's auction house acknowledged in 2009 that a ...

Boardwalk Empires, Mockingbirds, Concertos & Rocket Science: Conversations with The Jayhawks, Bela Fleck and Vince Giordano

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.22.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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