Tag: beasts of no nation

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Criterion: August 2021 Titles Announced

AFTER LIFE Japan | 1998 | 119 min | Color | JapaneseDirected by Hirokazu Kore-edaSPINE #1089 ** AVAILABLE AUGUST 10, 2021 ** If you could choose only one memory to hold on to for eternity, what would it be? That’s the question at the heart of Hirokazu Kore-eda’s revelatory international breakthrough, a bittersweet fantasia in which the recently deceased find themselves in a limbo … Read More Criterion: August 2021 Titles Announced

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Oscars Watch: 18th Annual Costume Design Guild Nominees

Excellence in Contemporary Film “Beasts Of No Nation” – Jenny Eagan “Joy” – Michael Wilkinson “Kingsman: The Secret Service” – Arianne Phillips “The Martian” – Janty Yates “Youth” – Carlo Poggioli Excellence in Period Film “Brooklyn” – Odile Dicks-Mireaux “Carol” – Sandy Powell “Crimson Peak” – Kate Hawley “The Danish Girl” – Paco Delgado “Trumbo” – Daniel Orlandi Excellence in Fantasy Film “Cinderella” – … Read More Oscars Watch: 18th Annual Costume Design Guild Nominees

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Oscars Watch: 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Nominees

With the first big precursor to the Academy Awards in place, here’s what we know. “Steve Jobs,” despite being brushed off for its lack of box office, is still in the race at least as far as acting is concerned, with Michael Fassbender and Kate Winslet likely still in the front-running to getting Oscar nominations. Many pundits will now point out that a Best … Read More Oscars Watch: 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Nominees

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Theatrical Releases: Bridge Of Spies, Crimson Peak, & Goosebumps

BRIDGE OF SPIES || Spielberg and Hanks fourth collaboration together (“Saving Private Ryan,” “The Terminal” and “Catch Me If You Can”). Hanks plays Brooklyn lawyer, James Donovan, “who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot.” Like “War Horse” and “Lincoln,” relies mainly … Read More Theatrical Releases: Bridge Of Spies, Crimson Peak, & Goosebumps