Tom Sizemore, ‘Saving Private Ryan,’ ‘Heat’ and ‘Natural Born Killers’ Actor, Dies at 61
Tom Sizemore, who faced legal troubles and drug addiction amid a career that saw him star as Sgt. Mike Horvath in Steven Spielberg’s Saving Private Ryan and portray cops, crooks and psychopaths with the best of them, died Friday. He was 61. Sizemore died at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, his rep Charles […]
Guillermo del Toro to be Honored at MoMA’s Film Benefit
Guillermo del Toro has a date with New York’s Museum of Modern Art. The Pinocchio auteur will be honored at the museum’s Film Benefit, presented by Chanel, on Dec. 8. It’s an institution he knows well. Del Toro’s work has appeared in several MoMA exhibitions, first in 1994 when his first film, Cronos, was selected […]
Kathryn Bigelow Returns, Teams With David Koepp, Netflix for Thriller ‘Aurora’ (Exclusive)
Kathryn Bigelow is heading to Netflix. The Oscar-winning filmmaker, who hasn’t made a movie since 2017’s race drama, Detroit, has set up her latest feature project, titled Aurora, at the streamer. The project adapts the upcoming book by David Koepp, the veteran screenwriter who counts Jurassic Park, the first Mission: Impossible movie, and Spider-Man among […]
Oscars: Inside This Year’s Los Angeles-Themed Greenroom
If you’re among the high-wattage group fortunate to score entry into this year’s Oscars greenroom, take a moment to closely examine the brightly hued mosaics adorning the space: Details have been handcrafted by artisans from one of the world’s most celebrated watch brands. Rolex has been hosting the Academy Awards greenroom since 2016 and each […]
Critic’s Notebook: How Post-9/11 Hollywood Has Mirrored Our Anxieties — and Redefined Its Love of Disaster
In everything from first-person documentaries to tentpole spectacles, a broad spectrum of filmmakers — among them Spike Lee, Paul Greengrass and Kathryn Bigelow — have grappled with the horror of the attacks, the geopolitical ramifications and, less directly, the emotional fallout.
Submarine Used in Harrison Ford Starrer ‘K-19: The Widowmaker’ Catches Fire
Kathryn Bigelow directed the 2002 historical drama that co-stars Liam Neeson.
NY Gov. Cuomo Teams With Kathryn Bigelow, Morgan Freeman, Others on National Face Mask PSAs
NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo has joined forces with Tribeca Film Festival co-founders Jane Rosenthal and Robert De Niro and Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow as well as Hollywood stars such as Morgan Freeman, Ellen Pompeo, Jamie Foxx and Rosie Perez on a national mask campaign, featuring eight TV public service announcements.
Governors Awards: Lina Wertmüller Feted by Fellow Female Best Director Oscar Nominees
The 91-year-old Italian filmmaker Lina Wertmüller received an honorary Oscar on Sunday, presented by Jane Campion and Greta Gerwig.
Bret Easton Ellis on ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ China Censorship, Kathryn Bigelow Tweet, Trump
Bret Easton Ellis talked about China's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' censorship, his Kathryn Bigelow tweet, Donald Trump being Patrick Bateman's hero in 'American Psycho' and his "hostile" New Yorker interview in a TimesTalk about his nonfiction book, 'White.'
Study: Women Held 18 Percent of Key Behind-the-Camera Roles in 2017’s Top Movies
Of the 250 top-grossing films, 86 percent had no female directors, while 83 percent had no female writers, according to the latest report by San Diego State University's Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film.
Kathryn Bigelow to Be Honored by Sound Editors Association
The Oscar-winning director will receive the Motion Picture Sound Editors Filmmaker Award.
Rome Film Fest Announces Hollywood-Heavy Lineup
Kathryn Bigelow's 'Detroit,' Craig Gillespie's 'I, Tonya' and Dee Rees' 'Mudbound' are among the highlights of the 12th Rome Film Fest.