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Christopher Nolan: I Won’t Work With Netflix Because Their Film Strategy is ‘Pointless’

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Christopher Nolan fights for the big screen. He optimizes his movies for the 70mm experience and perhaps none more than “Dunkirk,” his intense recreation of Allied soldiers attempting to evacuate ...

‘A Ghost Story’ and ‘The Big Sick’ Sustain Indie Box Office Surge

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“A Ghost Story” (A24) joined the recent surge of strong limited openers. Boasting top reviews, David Lowery’s offbeat Sundance hit nabbed a wider than usual arthouse audience. A24 is terrific ...

George Romero, RIP: 4 Ways He Changed the Modern Horror Genre

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When George Romero died at the age of 77, he was in the process of developing more zombie movies with the insightful DIY ethos that first put him on the ...

For Composer Michael Giacchino, It’s ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ vs. ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’

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With this month’s one-two punch of “Spider-Man: Homecoming” and “War for the Planet of the Apes,” it’s clear why Michael Giacchino has become Hollywood’s go-to composer. He once again delivers ...

Why This Summer Movie Season Has Been So Good

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Whether you’re watching “Wonder Woman” or “The Big Sick,” “A Ghost Story” or “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” you’re going to find plenty of quality at the movies this summer. There have been ...

How George A. Romero Changed the Course of American Independent Film

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Predictably, most of the memorials for the late great horror director George A. Romero focused on his influence on the zombie and wider horror genre.Yes, he was important and influential ...

Richard Linklater Celebrates the Bygone Era of the Video Store

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The following excerpt serves as the forward to the paperback edition of Tom Roston’s book “I Lost It at the Video Store: A Filmmaker’s Oral History of a Vanished Era,” ...

George Romero Was a Legend Who Never Got the Respect He Deserved

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George A. Romero rarely had it easy. From the beginning, he faced obstacles to getting his vision on screen and condemnation once he succeeded in doing so. It took him ...