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Monte Hellman, Director of ‘Two-Lane Blacktop,’ Dies at 91

He also helmed 'The Shooting' and 'Ride in the Whirlwind,' two sparse Westerns starring a young Jack Nicholson.

Richard Rush, Writer and Director of ‘The Stunt Man,’ Dies at 91

He also helmed three films featuring a young Jack Nicholson as well as one of the first buddy-cop movies, 'Freebie and the Bean.'

Larry McMurtry, ‘Lonesome Dove’ Novelist and ‘Brokeback Mountain’ Oscar Winner, Dies at 84

The Pulitzer Prize recipient and screenwriter also wrote the books behind 'Hud', 'The Last Picture Show' and 'Terms of Endearment.'

‘Batman’: The Joker’s Makeup Design Was No Laughing Matter to Jack Nicholson

When Jack Nicholson signed on to play The Joker in 1989's Batman, he had no intention of playing a campy comic book villain.

‘Kubrick by Kubrick’: Film Review | Tribeca 2020

THR review: Twenty-one years after his death, fans of the '2001' director and all-around cinema genius can hear his thoughtful takes on his craft and the paradoxes of human nature in 'Kubrick by…

Michael Keaton Was Stunned by Jack Nicholson’s Sports Obsession During ‘Batman’

Michael Keaton knew Jack Nicholson enjoyed sports when he signed up to do 1989's Batman, but he was blown when he learned of the iconic actor's obsession.

Roger Corman Launches Short Film Fest Competition During Quarantine

Roger Corman, the prolific film director and producer credited with discovering talent like Jack Nicholson, Francis Ford Coppola and Peter Bogdanovich, on Wednesday launched a self-named Quarantine…

Academy Museum to Display Costumes From ‘Dracula,’ ‘Singin’ in the Rain’

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on Monday announced items in its costume collection, including outfits from 'Dracula,' 'Singin' in the Rain,' 'The Little Princess,' 'Madame Bovary,' 'The…

Critic’s Notebook: The Joker’s Unsettling Journey From Campy Villain to Serial Killer

As embodied by Joaquin Phoenix, the title figure of Todd Phillips' new film 'Joker' differs from the Cesar Romero, Jack Nicholson and Heath Ledger interpretations in crucial and unsettling ways.

Mark Hamill Shares Rare Unused Storyboard Clip of 1989 ‘Batman’ Script

Mark Hamill gave Batman fans a treat on Friday when he unearthed a storyboard clip from an early draft of the 1989 film 'Batman.'

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

A tribute to French filmmaker Claire Denis, a retrospective devoted to Bruce Dern, the annual TCM Classic Film Festival and a series of vintage noirs are among options for SoCal cinephiles this month.

Critic’s Picks: A February To-Do List for Films Buffs in L.A.

SoCal cinephiles have a plethora of options in February, including a retrospective on Italian master Luchino Visconti, a tribute to Burt Reynolds, a quartet of New Hollywood road movies and more.