British composer Daniel Pemberton has a serious ear for jazz with his Latin-inspired score for Warner Bros./Village Roadshow’s all femme caper Ocean’s 8 and the flute-’60s infused score of Guy Ritchie’s The Man From U.N.C.L.E as colorful and vibrant as that spy pic itself. Pemberton, who has been Ridley Scott’s go-to composer as of late with pics like All [
NEW YORK (AP) - The Los Angeles Film Critics Association named the uproarious class satire “Parasite" the year's best picture and its maker, Bong Joon Ho, best director. The critics group convened Sunday in Los Angeles and announced their awards on Twitter, a few days after their New York
This “Robert De Niro” guy is going places.
The Southeastern Film Critics Association announced their year-end awards this morning, and the top prize went to Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite. The terrific thriller also picked up awards for Best Foreign-Language Film and Best Original Screenplay. This is my first year as the President of SEFCA, which is an incredible honor when you consider the organization has been around for more than a quarter of a century, long before I was even working as a professional film critic. It’s been a joy to work...
The Brooklyn Historical Society acquires the deed giving 200 acres near Coney Island to Anthony van Salee, the first known person of Muslim origin to settle in America.
The tariff negotiations with China aren’t over yet, so look out for more talks on difficult-to-solve issues.
If you like lists—and if you’re a frequenter of this and other pop culture websites, you almost certainly do—then this is the moooooost wonderful tiiiiiiiime of the yeeeeeeeear. We’ve got quite a few of our own. (Best TV shows of the year! Best films we didn’t review! TV performances of 2019! A whole mess of decade-related stuff! Many more to come!) But we must admit that of the many lists out there, the one with the best editing—at least of the cinematic sort—arrives year in and year out...
A Florida movie theater has canceled a showing of a documentary questioning the account of George Zimmerman’s fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman, who was acquitted of homicide charges in the 2012 slaying, is suing Martin’s family and prosecutors for $100 million based on claims from an upcoming film, reported the Miami Herald. The suit [
Top of the Lake producer See-Saw Films has hired Killing Eve producer Elinor Day to bolster its television division. The company, which recently scored a 12-episode commission for the Gary Oldman-fronted Slow Horses with Apple, has hired Day as executive producer for the UK Television Division. She reports to Head of Television Jamie Laurenson and [
Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky runs for a touchdown in the third quarter Sunday. | Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images
With the controversy over the firing of Gabrielle Union from America’s Got Talent showing no signs of subsiding, and the wave of support for the actress growing every day, NBC and the companies behind AGT, Fremantle and series creator Simon Cowell’s Syco, on Sunday issued a new statement about the situation. “We remain committed to [
For Wednesday’s “Trump, Inc.” episode, we spoke to a person who has a lot to say about business corruption and Russian influence in the U.S. He’s also become a central figure in the very story he’s been researching for years. He’s Glenn Simpson. Simpson first came to these issues as an investigative journalist at The [