In the four-plus years we’ve been doing our Tuesday round-up of what to buy and rent, we’ve rarely had a week as jam-packed as this one – which includes everything from this year’s Oscar favorites to a superhero smash to a classic Spaghetti Western, and everything imaginable in between. Let’s get to work: ON AMAZON […]
Did you know that they announce the Academy Award nominations early in the morning? If you didn’t, you sure found out today, because Tracee Ellis Ross and Kumail Nanjiani would not stop talking about it! And on one hand, get a new bit, you guys; on the other, it is very early in the morning, […]
An expert panel has released a report outlining the best ways to tackle the growing incidence of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia among Canadians as a basis for a national strategy on the progressive brain diseases.
Bandersnatch EPs Talk Sequel Hurdles, the 'Smartass' Idea That Got Snuffed and One Part You Will Never Get To
How much have you Bandersnatched? Heading to the new year, Netflix sprung on us Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, an interactive movie that follows Stefan (Dunkirk‘s Fionn Whitehead), a wannabe videogame designer, and his fateful encounter with industry icon Colin Ritman (Maze Runner‘s Will Poulter). As Stefan pursues an adaptation of Bandersnatch, a Choose Your Own Path […]
Sarah Silverman probably isn’t feeling the love right now: Hulu has cancelled the comedienne’s talk show I Love You, America after one season. “Well, Hulu cancelled I LOVE YOU AMERICA and we’re all pretty damn heartbroken,” Silverman tweeted on Wednesday. “So in traditional Twitter funeral style, I’ll be RTing the love [for the show].” The variety-talk […]
On the December 21, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, senior writer Ben Pearson interviews director Barry Jenkins about life after Moonlight, directing If Beale Street Could Talk, Brian Tyree Henry‘s big show-stopping scene, and much more. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast, Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here […]
When skilled barbers and hairstylists get their patrons to open up, it offers a chance to promote healthier choices.
[embedded content] The story of If Beale Street could talk reads: “Set in early-1970s Harlem, If Beale Street Could Talk is a timeless and moving love story of both a couple’s unbreakable bond and the African-American family’s empowering embrace, as told through the eyes of 19-year-old Tish Rivers (screen newcomer KiKi Layne). “A daughter and […]
‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Director Barry Jenkins on Collaboration, the Film’s Centerpiece Moment, and More [Interview]
Moonlight director Barry Jenkins is back with another knockout drama: If Beale Street Could Talk, an adaptation of author James Baldwin’s celebrated novel. The film tells the story of Tish (KiKi Layne) and Fonny (Stephan James), a young black couple who are deeply in love and trying to make it in New York City in […]
Ellen DeGeneres is considering quitting her TV show, even though she is the highest-paid talk show host in the world
Kevork Djansezian/Getty According to The New York Times, Ellen DeGeneres is considering retiring from her daytime talk show she has hosted for over 15 years. The Times said that she has received conflicting advice, and changed her mind several times. DeGeneres was the second highest-paid TV host in the world this year, according to Forbes, […]