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Ethan Coen’s ‘Jerry Lee Lewis: Trouble in Mind’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Coen's first film without brother Joel is a performance-centered look at Jerry Lee Lewis' varied career.

Ethan Coen on Why He Stepped Back From Filmmaking: “It Was Just Getting a Little Old and Difficult”

Ethan Coen says that his return to directing was prompted in part by the pandemic. Speaking to the Associated Press ahead of the Cannes premiere of Jerry Lee Lewis: Trouble in Mind, a doc about the rock and country legend that’s being distributed by A24, Coen opened up about working on his first film without […]

Ethan Coen Goes Solo, Will Direct Road Trip Movie for Focus, Working Title

After his brother Joel Coen went out on his own to direct a movie, last year’s Oscar-nominated The Tragedy of Macbeth, Ethan Coen is also planning a solo trip. Ethan Coen, half of the acclaimed sibling partnership known simply as the Coen brothers, has teamed up with Focus Features and Working Title for the feature […]

Frances McDormand Says ‘Fargo’ at One Point Included a “Right to Life Protest” Storyline

The Coen brothers’ Fargo at one point featured a minor storyline that could have sparked some political fireworks. Star Frances McDormand revealed what was in an earlier version of the script for the black comedy during a panel discussion following a 25th anniversary screening of the movie at the 2021 Tribeca Festival. While director Joel […]

Scott Rudin Steps Back From Upcoming Jennifer Lawrence, Denzel Washington Films

The uber producer has a number of movies on the horizon including next month's Amy Adams starrer 'The Woman in the Window' for Netflix.

Jery Hewitt, Stunt Coordinator on Dick Wolf Shows and Coen Brothers Films, Dies at 71

Jery Hewitt, who served as the stunt coordinator on Dick Wolf-produced shows for more than 30 years and on 14 Coen brothers films from Raising Arizona to Inside Llewyn Davis, has died. He was 71.

Critic’s Picks: A December To-Do List for Film Buffs in L.A.

Reagan-era gems from Susan Seidelman and Robert Zemeckis, wintry classics from Nicholas Ray, Stanley Kubrick and Todd Haynes and a secret program of 16mm film prints are among options for SoCal cinephiles this holiday season.

Tim Blake Nelson Tried to Turn Down ‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?’

Tim Blake Nelson's role in 'O Brother, Where Art Thou?' almost didn't happen.

‘The Jesus Rolls’: Film Review | Rome 2019

THR review: In 'The Jesus Rolls,' writer-director-star John Turturro revives his outré bowler Jesus Quintana from 'The Big Lebowski' in a comic road movie co-starring Bobby Cannavale, Audrey Tautou and Susan Sarandon.

Brad Pitt, Ali Wong, John Goodman Among Stars at Premiere of Ethan Coen’s ‘A Play Is a Poem’

Hollywood stars including Josh Brolin, Laurence Fishburne and Brad Pitt showed support for Ethan Coen at the world premiere of his show 'A Play Is a Poem.'

‘A Play Is a Poem’: Theater Review

Ethan Coen premieres 'A Poem Is a Play' at the Mark Taper Forum, a quintet of one-acts directed by longtime stage collaborator Neil Pepe and deploying the writer's characteristic wit and offbeat sensibility.

Netflix Nabs Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Directorial Debut ‘Tick, Tick…Boom!’

Netflix has picked up worldwide rights to 'Hamilton' playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda's directorial debut 'Tick, Tick…Boom!' for Imagine Entertainment.