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“I Love a Story That Gives You Credit for Having an Attention Span”: ‘THR Presents’ Q&A With the Cast and Creators of ‘Night Sky’

From the outset, the Prime Video series Night Sky, about a couple whose home contains a mysterious portal to outer space, might seem like a thriller. But it’s meant to be an homage to the relationship of creator Holden Miller’s grandparents. “I was spending a lot of time with my grandparents, who getting into kind of […]

J.K. Simmons and Sissy Spacek in Amazon’s ‘Night Sky’: TV Review

The actors play a long-married couple who harbor a science-fiction mystery in their shed in a drama that's a bit like 'Outer Range' with fewer holes.

Bob Elkins, Actor in ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter,’ Dies at 89

Bob Elkins, who had a small but pivotal role as a radio disc jockey in Coal Miner’s Daughter, died Wednesday in a nursing home in Cold Spring, Kentucky, a publicist announced. He was 89. In the 1980 Michael Apted-directed drama, nominated for best picture, Elkins’ Bobby Day is eventually convinced by Loretta Lynn (Oscar winner […]

Michael Apted, ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter’ Director and ‘Seven Up’ Documentarian, Dies at 79

His body of work also included 'Gorky Park,' 'Gorillas in the Mist, 'The World Is Not Enough' and 'Nell.'

‘Purple Rain,’ ‘Amadeus,’ ‘Boys Don’t Cry,’ ‘Clerks’ Enter National Film Registry

'Purple Rain,' 'Amadeus,' 'She's Gotta Have It' and 'Clerks' — this year's biggest public vote-getter — plus seven films directed by women, including 'Boys Don't Cry,' are among the latest cinematic treasures chosen for the Library of Congress' National Film Registry.

‘The Old Man & the Gun’ Director Thinks Robert Redford Might Have Another Film Left in Him

"[I'd like to] keep that trend going because I think this movie is only like 90 minutes. We could use a couple more hours of [Redford and Spacek] in our lives," Lowery told The Hollywood Reporter.

Robert Redford’s Legacy Lingers Over ‘Old Man & the Gun’ Premiere

At the New York premiere of 'The Old Man & the Gun,' Sissy Spacey, Casey Affleck and director David Lowery talked about working with Robert Redford in what might be his last acting role.

Tom Rickman, Screenwriter on ‘Hooper’ and ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter,’ Dies at 78

Tom Rickman, screenwriter of such films as the Burt Reynolds-starrer 'Hooper' and the Oscar-winning 'Coal Miner's Daughter,' died Monday of cancer. He was 78.

Telluride: Robert Redford Turns on the Charm in ‘The Old Man & the Gun’

Hollywood legend Robert Redford has said 'The Old Man & the Gun' may be his last screen performance, and Fox Searchlight would like to send him into retirement with Academy recognition, but it remains to be seen how well a low-key performance in an understated film can fare in this day and age.

‘Castle Rock’: TV Review

Hulu's new horror drama 'Castle Rock' has a strong ensemble and enjoys playing on viewer knowledge of the Maine town from Stephen King's 'Needful Things' and 'The Dead Zone,' but lacks a compelling narrative of its own.

Sissy Spacek Joins Julia Roberts in Amazon Drama ‘Homecoming’

The half-hour series, based on the podcast of the same name, hails from 'Mr. Robot' creator Sam Esmail.

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

Remedies for late-summer multiplex blues in Los Angeles include vintage French crime films, classic Japanese melodramas, blaxploitation gems and more.