Happy: Back in January the model confirmed she and Sean are expecting a baby boy after years of 'trying to conceive nearly ended their marriage once or twice' … [Read more...] about Hilary Rhoda dons face mask as she shows off baby bump in white midi dress while walking dogs in New York with husband Sean Avery
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The Uncertain Kingdom is a short film collection commissioned in 2018 by producers John Jencks, Georgia Goggins and Isabel Freer as a satirical counterattack to the government’s bizarrely complacent “festival of Brexit” that is still theoretically scheduled to take place in 2022. This is a state-of-the-nation anthology: variously angry, comic and surreal – but weirdly not topical or contemporary in the way it was intended to be, as Covid-19 has now hijacked our every waking thought. (For example, it’s notable that there isn’t a single film here about the NHS.) … [Read more...] about The Uncertain Kingdom review – short film anthology takes Britain’s pulse
12. Death Proof (2007) Kurt Russell plays a stuntman who likes to murder groups of young women by driving at them full speed in his reinforced car. Three young women drive home from a bar, too busy dancing to a middle-aged man’s idea of what music young women like to notice that a car is barrelling towards them with its headlights off. They all die in horrible ways. A leg flies off. A skull is graphically crushed by a wheel. It is thoroughly unpleasant, and a stark warning that you should never give the come-on to psychopathic stuntmen you meet in pubs. … [Read more...] about Ill-advised car journeys on film – ranked!
Sandler’s films receive some of the highest repeat viewing figures on Netflix, so the deal makes sense for the company as it works to further boost its reputation for original content. The move follows the streaming service’s announcement on Monday that it is teaming with the Weinstein Company to co-produce Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon sequel The Green Legend. The new film will be released simultaneously at Imax cinemas globally and via Netflix on 28 August next year, smashing the longstanding 13-17 week theatrical window which is fiercely protected by cinema chains. … [Read more...] about Adam Sandler signs exclusive four films deal with Netflix
The success of that paved the way for both their careers: Hermann starred in some 20 Fassbinder films, including The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant and Fear Eats the Soul, often as frosty, heartless matriarchs, although in other roles Hermann also exhibited a remarkable gift for self-deprecation. … [Read more...] about Irm Hermann, star of 20 Fassbinder films, dies aged 77