Jordan Riefe / TruthdigDec 7, 2018
Even Portman’s strong presence, matched by a stellar Jude Law, can’t save actor-turned-filmmaker Brady Corbet from a troubled sophomore effort. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
IAN DEITCH / The Associated PressApr 21, 2018
"I did not want to appear as endorsing Benjamin Netanyahu" by accepting the prestigious Genesis Prize, the actress says. “Like many Israelis and Jews around the world, I can be critical of the leadership in Israel without wanting to boycott the entire nation." Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigFeb 2, 2011
The tone of this Daily Beast article -- starting with the title, "Crazy Chick Flicks" -- is a tad flip with a touch of lad mag, but the idea that several actresses who've played women not fully in command of their mental faculties does hold up under scrutiny . Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Richard Schickel / TruthdigJan 29, 2011
It begins sometime in early December, in a screening room near you, with a handful of middle-aged men and women impatiently awaiting the start of a new movie.This week’s very routine nominations hinted that I was not entirely wrong in my suppositions. Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigJan 26, 2011
Score 12 for "The King's Speech" Even with the recently retooled Academy Awards format, which includes 10 contenders for best picture, the quirky story of a verbally challenged King George VI nailed a dozen nominations in this year's Oscar lineup. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Richard Schickel / TruthdigDec 31, 2010
I don’t know when the practice began or who had the initial brainstorm, but it is now written in fiery letters that at the end of every year that movie reviewers must set aside the really fun stuff and spend a day or two tripping down short-term memory lane to concoct a list of the year’s 10 best movies.I’ve always wanted to say the hell with it and just compose a list of the movies that I really like and think may have a chance of outliving, for a few years, the year they came out. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
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