The Tragedy Of Macbeth Trailer: Joel Coen, Denzel Washington, And Frances McDormand Do Shakespeare

Joel Coen is flying solo with "The Tragedy of Macbeth," a new take on the Shakespeare classic. While Joel Coen almost always works side-by-side with his brother Ethan, "The Tragedy of Macbeth" has him on his own — although that doesn't mean the Coen Brothers have had a falling out. "Ethan just didn't want to make movies anymore," said longtime Coen collaborator Carter Burwell. "Ethan seems very happy doing what he's doing, and I'm not sure what Joel will do after this. They also have a ton of sc...
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Midnight Mass Creator Mike Flanagan Warns Haunting Fans Not To Look For Hidden Ghosts

The upcoming Netflix miniseries "Midnight Mass" comes from Mike Flanagan, the terrifying mind that gifted us "The Haunting of Hill House" and "The Haunting of Bly Manor." Fans of the Haunting anthology series are likely anticipating hidden ghosts in Flanagan's latest, as the series infamously hid its scares in the background, waiting for viewers to catch them in the corner of their eye. But Flanagan's mind contains multitudes — not every scare is the same. For that reason, he's made a point of w...
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Comic Book Legend Harley Quinn Was Inspired By A Dream – In A Soap Opera

Margot Robbie has now portrayed beloved comic book character Harley Quinn in DC films like "Suicide Squad," "Birds of Prey," and "The Suicide Squad," and she is so fond of playing the role that we probably haven't seen the last of the Oscar-nominated actress in the part. You may have seen all of those films, but do you know the story of how "Batman: The Animated Series" writer Paul Dini cooked up the idea for Harley Quinn in the first place? Settle in, puddin', and I'll regale you with the bizar...
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The Daily Stream: Only Murders In The Building Is A Cozy Comedy With Frothy Twists And Fabulous Coats

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they've been watching, why it's worth checking out, and where you can stream it.)The Movie: "Only Murders in the Building"Where You Can Stream It: HuluThe Pitch: Steve Martin, Martin Short, and Selena Gomez star in a comedy murder-mystery series about a group of residents of the "Arconia," a fictional luxury apartment complex in New York City, who are shaken by the suicide of one of their neighbors, Tim Kono (Jul...
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Nina Bergman Takes On Every Army in Trailer for 'Hell Hath No Fury'

"You said you can shoot - question is, can you really…?" Well Go USA has released an official trailer for an indie action movie called Hell Hath No Fury, the latest from the former stuntman / B-movie filmmaker Jesse V. Johnson (The Debt Collector, Triple Threat, Avengement, The Mercenary, Debt Collectors). How's this for a concept? Branded a traitor by her own countrymen, French national Marie DuJardin is rescued by American soldiers on one condition: to survive, she must lead them to a cach...
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You Don't Have To Be An Anime Fan To Enjoy Star Wars: Visions

This week brings "Star Wars: Visions" to Disney+, taking the sci-fi saga in a completely new direction with a series of standalone stories presented in the style of Japanese anime. While the mere concept might immediately turn off those who couldn't care less about anime, as both a longtime "Star Wars" fan and someone who doesn't have a great appreciation for this particular animation style, I can tell you that "Star Wars: Visions" is still worth watching for the masterful visuals, the wild twis...
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Netflix is the most essential streaming service, but HBO Max leads in customer satisfaction

"The Queen's Gambit." Netflix A new survey showed that respondents were most satisfied with HBO Max among streaming services. But Netflix was the service most respondents said they would keep if they could have only one. Library content was more important to respondents than originals, but that could change. See more stories on Insider's business page. The streaming space has rapidly expanded in the last two years with new players like Disney+ and WarnerMedia's HBO Max joining ...
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Family Guy Spreads COVID-19 Vaccine Awareness In A New PSA

Conventional methods of convincing people to get a life-saving vaccine during a deadly pandemic that has completely upturned the lives of the global population just aren't cutting it anymore, and it's high time that we take more drastic measures. Inspirational commercials from past presidents are no match for the rampant misinformation flooding social media channels, but an unlikely hero has emerged from the shadows to try and make a difference.Seth MacFarlane and the producers of "Family Guy" r...
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These Two Frankenstein Movies Are Likely Lost Forever — Here's Why

As the inventor of the science-fiction novel and a certifiable bisexual icon, Mary Shelley's unmeasurable influence on the horror genre as we know it continues even today. Published in 1818, the story of "Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus" has been told and re-told countless times ensuring Frankenstein's bolt-necked walking patchwork corpse creation would be one of the most iconic and recognizable faces in horror history.But that bolt neck appearance we all know and love? That's a style ch...
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My Son Review: James McAvoy Shines Despite Familiar Premise

Christian Carion co-writes and directs an English-language remake of his 2017 film, Mon Garçon. My Son is a mystery thriller about Edmond Murray (James McAvoy), who visits his ex-wife, Joan (Claire Foy), to help find their missing son. McAvoy is one of the most talented actors working today. He has never been known to shy away from a challenge, whether he’s playing a man with 24 different personalities in Split or doing extensive monologuing in last month’s Together. His latest acting trial come...
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Sopranos Creator David Chase Reveals Why He Picked *That* Song For *That* Scene

"Made in America," the series finale of "The Sopranos," delivered one of the more divisive yet memorable endings in the Golden Age of TV. Series creator David Chase recently appeared on the "WTF with Marc Maron" podcast (via THR) to promote his "Sopranos" movie prequel, "The Many Saints of Newark." Discussion came around to "The Sopranos" ending scene, and Chase finally revealed why he chose the song, "Don't Stop Believin'," by the band Journey, for that scene.Here's what Chase said:"I didn't kn...
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Daniel Craig On Female Bond: 'There Should Simply Be Better Parts For Women'

One thing's for sure: change is coming to the "James Bond" franchise, one way or another. After "No Time to Die" finally releases, Daniel Craig's remarkably lengthy stint as Bond will draw to a close (there are people watching these movies who probably can't even remember the "James Blonde?!" outrage when he was first cast in the role!) and the hunt for a new Bond will begin anew. Given the uncomfortably sordid history of the franchise when it comes to the treatment of women and people of color,...
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Grudge / Kin: Release Date, Cast, And More

(Welcome to ...And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.)Netflix has been getting more experimental with developing and distributing foreign-language content, and their latest film release, "Grudge," is a part of that growth. The Turkish film, called "Kin" in its native language, will join Netflix's growing collection of non-English films, which includes smaller independent films like ...
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David Cronenberg Made A (Very) Short Film About His Own Death

David Cronenberg is dead – in a new short film, that is. The Canadian filmmaker and master of body horror is actually alive and well, and currently filming his next feature "Crimes of the Future." But Cronenberg also recently teamed up with his daughter Caitlin Cronenberg to make a one-minute short film titled "The Death of David Cronenberg." The short has Cronenberg cuddling with a very realistic-looking dummy made up to resemble his corpse, because of course it does. Access to the short film i...
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Will There Be A Ratched Season 2? Here's What We Know

(Welcome to Will There Be Another Season?, a series where we answer that question and explore what comes next.)"Ratched" was released by Netflix in the fall of 2020. Many of us were still stuck inside looking for stuff to binge and Ryan Murphy came to the rescue. Here we are, one year later, and there is no second season. So, that poses the question, are we still getting "Ratched" season 2? Good news for fans, the answer is yes. Or at least last we heard. We're here to give you all of the pertin...
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A film censor becomes convinced a horror star is her long lost sister. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
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Orson Welles' Directed Films Ranked Worst To Best

Surveying Welles' filmography as a whole, some trends emerge. It's easy to see that Welles was a fan of Shakespeare, particularly the Bard's characters who author their own undoing. Whenever Welles portrays relationships, his characters evince betrayal, hypocrisy, and deception. He returns to the turn of the 19th into the 20th century repeatedly, an unexpectedly early era for a man born in 1915.He was also remarkably prolific. Even after winnowing his filmography down to the projects he directed...
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Belfast Wins The TIFF People's Choice Award, Making It Immediate Best Picture Frontrunner

Kenneth Branagh's semi-autobiographical film "Belfast" won the People's Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), which bodes well for its Oscar chances. There are plenty of other prestigious awards to be won during festival season, but TIFF's People's Choice Award has the best track record for predicting future Academy Award Best Picture nominees and winners. In the past nine years, every single People's Choice Award winner was also nominated for a Best Picture Oscar. That...
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'Dancing with the Stars' returns with a new batch of celebrity contestants on September 20 - here's how to watch episodes live

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Kaitlyn Bristowe ("The Bachelorette") won season 29 of "Dancing with the Stars." Eric McCandless/Getty Hosted by Tyra Banks, "Dancing with the Stars" returns for a new season on September 20. The cast includes gold-medal Olympian Sunisa Lee, "Bachelor" leading man Matt James, and more. You can watch new episodes every Monday at 8 p.m. ET; episodes stream on Hulu the next day. + Live TV (small) Streami...
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Kathryn Hahn Has Been Cast As Joan Rivers In Showtime's The Comeback Girl

Comedy legend Joan Rivers lived a life that constantly defied expectations and traditions, resulting in her ceiling-smashing rise as a prominent and successful woman in a business that hardly seemed willing to give her time or space. In that light, it's always been of the utmost importance that any fictionalized retelling of Rivers' life would only be attempted with an actor who can similarly rise to the occasion and embody an icon who refused to be easily defined. So, who else but "WandaVision"...
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Anthony ‘AJ’ Johnson dies at 55; actor and comedian had scene-stealing role in ‘Friday’

By Marianne Garvey | CNN Anthony “AJ” Johnson, an actor and comedian best known for his performance as Ezal in “Friday,” has died, his representative LyNea Bell told CNN on Monday. He was 55. Johnson performs in the movie “I Got the Hook Up.” “The world of Comedy has truly been shaken, again. Our BH Talent family is heartbroken about the loss of the iconic legend of stage and screen Mr. Anthony ‘AJ’ Johnson,” Bell said in a statement. “He has left with us amazing memories of his laughter, dy...
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Will There Be A Brave Sequel? Here's What We Know

(Welcome to Will There Be a Sequel?, a series where we answer that question and explore what comes next.)"Brave" was released in 2012. Disney and Pixar's animated ode to Scotland was a big hit, as is often the case with their output. Unlike many other Pixar movies that have been successful over the years, we've yet to see a sequel happen. Now, nearly a decade later, we're going to have a look at the prospects of picking up with Merida again in "Brave 2." What Is Brave? "Brave" represents Pixar's...
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Netflix Is Now Offering A Free Streaming Plan — In Kenya

Netflix has rolled out a free version of its mobile plan. The catch? It's only available in Kenya right now. That's because the biggest streaming service in the world has seen growth slow in countries like the U.S. They've got enough people in North America hooked on "Stranger Things" and "Lupin." Now they've got their sights set on Africa. To break in though, they're having to get creative.The free plan is beginning to rollout in Kenya on Android mobile devices. It is completely free of charge ...
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Sens. Cruz and Blumenthal to hold subcommittee hearing on 'toxic conservatorships' ahead of Britney Spears hearing

#FreeBritney activists protest at Los Angeles Grand Park during a conservatorship hearing for Britney Spears on June 23, 2021 in Los Angeles, California. Rich Fury/Getty Images Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Ted Cruz are planning to hold a hearing on "toxic conservatorships." The hearing is set for Sep. 28, a day before Britney Spears' hearing in Los Angeles. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sens. Ted Cruz and Richard Blumenthal announced on Tuesday that they plan to hold...
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Legends Of Tomorrow Season 7 Release Date, Cast, And More

(Welcome to ...And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.)CW shows have a tendency to come with certain preconceptions attached to them, some of which aren't entirely unfair ... but nonetheless don't tell the full picture. "Legends of Tomorrow" probably most fits the bill (although I'd argue that "Riverdale" is in on its own joke more than it gets credit for!) as a CW show that certainl...
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Daily Podcast: Mini-Water Cooler: The Many Saints Of Newark, Black Widow, Nightmare Alley, Romeo + Juliet, And More

On the September 21, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by senior writer and chief film critic Chris Evangelista to talk about what they've been up to at the virtual water cooler.Opening Banter:At The Water Cooler:What we've been Doing:What we've been Reading:Ben read The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.What we've been Watching:Chris watched The Many Saints of Newark, Black Widow, and Cruella.Ben watched Nightmare Alley, The Fog, Shakespeare in Love, and Rome...
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Can You Watch The Many Saints Of Newark If You've Never Seen The Sopranos?

Next week, "The Many Saints of Newark" arrives in both theaters and on HBO Max. The feature film is a prequel to "The Sopranos," the groundbreaking HBO series that ushered in the era of peak TV. Younger versions of several characters from the show appear here, as do numerous locations. With all that in mind, you might be wondering: "Can I see this movie if I've never watched 'The Sopranos'?" Well, first of all, if you are asking that question, let me just say: you should really watch "The Sopran...
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Worth Screenwriter Max Borenstein Wrote The Script Long Before His MonsterVerse Days [Interview]

Screenwriter Max Borenstein wrote "Worth" 14 years ago. Since then, he's become known as one of the brains behind Legendary's MonsterVerse, including the most recent addition, "Godzilla vs. Kong." Although his most famous work features monsters going at it, it was more dramatic work that helped launch his screenwriting career.Borenstein wrote a Jimmi Hendrix biopic, for example, and has been waiting a long time to see his latest project, "Worth," come to fruition. The Netflix drama tells the tru...
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The Morning Watch: VFX Artists React To De-Aged Luke Skywalker, Up Close With The Rocketeer's Jetpack & More

(The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fan-made productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.)In this edition, see what the visual effects artists at Corridor Crew think of the work done on the de-aged Luke Skywalker created for the second season finale of "The Mandalorian." Plus, watch as Adam Savage gets up close ...
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Zachary Levi is Kurt Warner in Teaser Trailer for 'American Underdog'

"Coach - I can win for you!" Lionsgate has revealed a teaser for their big football movie titled American Underdog, opening in theaters on Christmas Day later this year. They're really hoping to get people out to theaters during the holidays. The story of NFL MVP and Hall of Fame quarterback, Kurt Warner, who went from stocking shelves at a supermarket to becoming an American Football star. Zachary Levi stars as Kurt, with a cast including Anna Paquin, Dennis Quaid, Adam Baldwin, Bruce McGil...
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