Venice Dispatch – Suburbicon and Lean on Pete

George Clooney as a director has been hit-and-miss for me, dropping perhaps to his lowest point last time around with the joyless misfire The Monuments Men. Well, SUBURBICON is not that. It’s a sweet, sweet romp with genuine suspense and cartoonish violence that aimed for a frolicsome good ride and hits its mark. A cheery […]

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Interview: Marcus Scribner Talks ‘Black-ish’ and playing a positive role model

Funny and geekish, Marcus Scribner is one of Hollywood’s rising stars, playing the lovable nerd Andre Jr. on ABC’s black-ish. Season 4 drops October 3. With the new season just around the corner, black-ish is one of the most important shows on TV. The comedy about a middle class African-American family tackles conversations about race, careers, […]

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Awards Tracker: What Happens When Voters Are Forced To Choose Between Costars?

In a year with so many costars going head-to-head who will come out ahead in the lead acting races in the Limited Series/TV Movie categories? Feud, Big Little Lies, and The Night Of comprise a competitive Outstanding Limited Series lineup. However in an interesting setup, the stars of each show face their biggest competition in […]

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Poster: First Poster for A24’s Lady Bird

Take a look at the first poster for Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut, Lady Bird. The film acquired by A24, stars Saoirse Ronan as Christine McPherson as a student who wants to escape the confines of small town Sacramento and go to college in New York. Laurie Metcalf, Lucas Hedges, Tracy Letts, Timothée Chalamet, and Beanie […]

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