The director of early Oscar favorite The Birth of a Nation was acquitted after a 1999 rape allegation, but that was another era when it comes to how sexual assault is discussed in America.
Can—and should—we separate the actions of artists from the content of their art?
This week sees the release of a new film, about a spoiled little boy who grows up into a demagogue. But is that trajectory ever that easy to identify?
The new version of the Charlton Heston epic barely qualifies as a remake. In fact, it barely qualifies as a film.
The question of how seriously we should take teenage terrorists is complex. Do we try and deradicalise them or just lock them away forever?
The studio is staking a claim that gay porn can be diverse, experimental, contemplative, complex—and still hot.
If your idea of great science fiction is Blade Runner, Gattaca, or 2001: A Space Odyssey, then Arrival should be a treat.
"How good am I at sex? Er, I could do with more practice..."
From the small-town adventures of 'Escape to Witch Mountain' and 'Super 8' to the perilous power plays of 'Firestarter', here are seven ways to move on.
In'Where Is Rocky II?' the co-writer of 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind' hires a private detective to find a piece of art Ed Ruscha supposedly hid in the middle of the desert.
A restored version of the film—which features puke-eating, lobster sex, a rosary dildo, loads of drugs, and an unforgettable performance by Divine—is out today.
Whether it's rape, incest or suicide, no subject is considered remotely taboo to Solondz – it's the reason he's utterly hated by so many critics.
The surprisingly joyless new film resembles a two-hour-long trailer for future franchises more than a standalone movie.
The trailer for The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon, set off a firestorm of criticism about Hollywood's whitewashing problem. We spoke to writer J. Y. Yang, who's writing a novel inspired by the backlash.
"Do they bite each other's hands? Do they punch each other?"
Campy, psychedelic, and utterly bizarre, 'Vegas in Space' was one of the first truly queer midnight movies, and a cinematic revelation.
What young person watching her films didn't want to be that girl? She didn't belong, and neither did you.
The Traders actor's take on Samwell Tarly—the nicest man in Westeros—is surprisingly dark.
On the 15th anniversary of Miyazaki's cult animation, a look back on its huge global significance.
What happens after you're blamed for destroying London?
We spoke to one of the filmmakers behind 'Two Soft Things, Two Hard Things' about Iqaluit's LGBT community and its struggle to define itself.
"We can't sit around and wait for other people to hire us and get comfortable."
Not many people rate the film that tanked compared to 'The Virgin Suicides' and 'Lost In Translation', but it's a cult classic Sofia Coppola should be praised for.
When theologian John Hull went completely blind, he kept a series of diaries to remind him of life before he was plunged into darkness. A new film explores how he began to make sense of the world again.