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Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:54:54 GMTNatalie Portman stars as Jacqueline Kennedy in “Jackie,” directed by Pablo Larraín.Natalie Portman is perfect in Pablo Larraín’s multifaceted portrait of the former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy as an embodiment of grief and as an architect of brilliant political theater.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:34:12 GMTLeft, Emma Watson, and, right, Miles Teller, early contenders for the leads in “La La Land,” which went to Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.The twists and turns that can affect a movie’s destiny were present in the early genesis of Damien Chazelle’s musical. Just ask Emma Watson and Miles Teller.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 20:35:48 GMTThe director discusses a sequence from his film featuring Natalie Portman.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:58:22 GMTIsabelle Huppert plays a philosophy professor whose well-ordered life unravels in “Things to Come.”In this film by Mia Hansen-Love, Ms. Huppert plays a philosophy professor who must reassemble her life after a series of personal catastrophes.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:49:33 GMTA scene from “Two Trains Runnin’,” Sam Pollard’s documentary built around an astonishing historical coincidence. On June 21, 1964, two lost giants of the Delta blues were located and three civil rights activists disappeared.This captivating movie, like the blues itself, is at once a recognition of somber truths and a gesture of protest against them.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:35:56 GMTMichelle Smith, right, and her mother, Julie, in the documentary “Best and Most Beautiful Things.”This documentary follows a young woman who is legally blind and has Asperger’s syndrome as she enters adulthood and explores a new identity.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:29:45 GMTKika Magalhaes as a traumatized woman in Nicolas Pesce’s “The Eyes of My Mother.”A dark maturation unfolds in this story, from a child coolly absorbing an anatomy lesson to a traumatized adult taking on a more participatory role in death.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 04:42:33 GMTThe holidays are in sight, and the Hollywood awards machine is cranking into gear: Will the postelection blues affect it?
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 22:34:00 GMTThe director Raúl Ruiz and the producer Paulo Branco on the set of “Mysteries of Lisbon” (2010).Raúl Ruiz (1941-2011), a Chilean director who lived in France for years, was a playful man who played by his own rules.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 03:31:19 GMTThe New York Times film critics review “Moana,” “Allied” and “Jackie.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:24:07 GMTSamar Qupty and Tamer Nafarin “Junction 48.”A guide to movies playing at theaters in the New York City area, as well as select festivals and film series.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:32:10 GMTPyotr Fyodorov plays a former nobleman who does other noblemen’s dirty work as a sharpshooter while seeking revenge of his own.In this Aleksey Mizgirev film set in 1860 St. Petersburg, an ex-nobleman makes his living as a proxy in honor matches of shooting skill.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:26:24 GMTOliver Ackermann of the band A Place to Bury Strangers. He was a founder of Death by Audio, which was housed in a warehouse in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.This documentary follows the closing of Death by Audio, a communal space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, that was taken over by Vice Media.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:20:37 GMTDiandra Lyle and Herman Wilkins in “Hogtown,” directed by Daniel Nearing.The movie, which revolves around a disappearance, unfolds in loosely connected vignettes and can feel as if it’s a collection of poems.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:51:51 GMTShia LaBeouf stars as a battle-scarred soldier in this film.Dito Montiel’s film, which stars Shia LaBeouf as a scarred veteran, imparts the urgency of its issue more effectively with statistics than with its script.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:47:16 GMTDominic Monaghan plays a sad-sack animal shelter worker in “Pet.”This Carles Torrens film centers on a psychological duel between an animal shelter worker and a former crush.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:38:10 GMTChase Williamson in “Siren,” directed by Gregg Bishop.A bachelor party goes horribly awry in this feature-length treatment by Gregg Bishop of a segment in the horror anthology “V/H/S.”
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:36:58 GMTJoseph Chang, left, and Daniel Wu in the Hong Kong action film “Sky on Fire.”A corporate conspiracy with a medical company is at the center of this classical Hong Kong action film directed by Ringo Lam.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:32:39 GMTMuki Sabogal as a teenager whose curiosity about sex sends her into a digital danger zone in “Videofilia (and Other Viral Syndromes).”A teenage girl curious about sex engages in an online flirtation that leads to stranger danger.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 18:25:30 GMTPablo Larraín narrates a sequence from “Jackie,” featuring Natalie Portman.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:40:11 GMTA still from the movie “Jackie,” in which Natalie Portman plays Jacqueline Kennedy.“Jackie,” a film about Jacqueline Kennedy, reveals a first lady whose fixation on style anticipated the image-obsessed culture of the coming decades.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 22:10:00 GMTNick Cave in the documentary “One More Time With Feeling.”Andrew Dominik’s 3-D black-and-white documentary focuses on the making of Mr. Cave’s 16th album, “The Skeleton Tree.”
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 18:22:12 GMTA scene from the documentary “Whose Streets?”The movies are part of the lineup of 32 features and documentaries that will compete for prizes in Park City in January.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:37:41 GMTChorines in “Dames” (1934), which is playing on Dec. 8 at Film Forum.His lavishly kaleidoscopic productions will be shown in a retrospective starting Dec. 7.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 03:06:07 GMTAl Brodax, a television producer, was quick to see the cartoon potential of the Fab Four.Mr. Brodax, a television producer, sold the Beatles’ manager, Brian Epstein, on the idea of a cartoon series and struck a deal for the animated film, a psychedelic classic.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 22:45:58 GMTThe unofficial kickoff to the movie campaign season began Monday night, with a red carpet of bejeweled stars.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 22:24:37 GMTThe movie campaign season began Monday night, with the annual Gotham Independent Film Awards.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:52:36 GMTChen Gang as a taxi driver who tries to do the right thing after accidentally hitting a motorcyclist in “Old Stone,” directed by Johnny Ma.Chen Gang plays a Chinese taxi driver trapped in a bureaucratic nightmare after he accidentally hits a motorcyclist.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:31:41 GMTBobby Sands in the documentary “Bobby Sands: 66 Days.”This Brendan J. Byrne documentary gives historical context to Sands’s 1981 hunger strike and death in solidarity with the Provisional Irish Republican Army.