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Melissa McCarthy in ‘The Starling’: Film Review | TIFF 2021

Chris O'Dowd and Kevin Kline also star in Theodore Melfi's latest drama, which centers on characters dealing with grief.

Netflix Releases Trailer for Melissa McCarthy Movie ‘The Starling’

Netflix has dropped the trailer for its upcoming comedy-drama The Starling, starring Melissa McCarthy as a grieving woman. The film reunites McCarthy with director Ted Melfi and co-star Chris O’Dowd, who she worked with on the 2014 movie St. Vincent. The trailer opens with McCarthy’s character, Lilly, watching fireworks next to her husband, Jack (O’Dowd), […]

‘Going in Style’: Film Review

In a remake of the 1979 comedy 'Going in Style,' Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Alan Arkin play struggling retirees who turn to larceny.

Oscars: ‘Hidden Figures’ Producer on the Script That Tore Theodore Melfi Away From ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’

Asked whether Trump has requested to screen the film at the White House, Donna Gigliotti quips: "I'd be surprised if he has that kind of attention span."

‘Hidden Figures’ Lands Capitol Hill Screening as Oscar Voting Begins (Exclusive)

"The film is the one thing that people can agree on in this point in time," says director Theodore Melfi, adding that he expects an equal mix of Democrats and Republicans to attend Wednesday's event.

‘Hidden Figures’ Director Reveals Startling Backstory: “My Dad Was in the Mob, and My Mom Was a Nun”

Oscar nominee Theodore Melfi, 'Hidden Figures' director, gives a first-person account of his crazy family, including his unpredictable dad, and much more.

‘Hidden Figures’ Director Theodore Melfi Recalls “Unconscious Bias” Incident Involving Octavia Spencer: “I Could’ve Cried”

“Let’s treat each other better and realize we can do some amazing, amazing stuff if we work together," Jim Parsons stressed to THR at Saturday's screening of the Fox historical drama.

Oscars: ‘Jungle Book’s’ Jon Favreau on How to Get Animals to Speak Convincingly (and 7 More Director Secrets)

A slew of helmer contenders — from Mel Gibson to Kenneth Lonergan — open up about their work process and how they arrived at their aha moments.

It’s Official: Fox’s ‘Hidden Figures’ NASA Film to Get Oscar-Qualifying Limited Release

The movie focuses on the untold story of three African-American women (Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae) who worked behind the scenes on key space programs.

Rep Sheet Roundup: Jennifer Esposito Signs With CAA

THR’s at-a-glance look at the week in representation news.

‘St. Vincent’: What the Critics Are Saying

Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts, Chris O’Dowd and Terrence Howard star in the neighborly Black List dramedy from Theodore Melfi

In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of ‘The Judge,’ ‘St. Vincent’ and More

And see what THR's critics are saying about the horror film 'Dracula Untold' and the Steve Carell family comedy 'Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day'