‘Dune’: quel avenir aux Oscars?

The New York Times traduit en français une sélection de ses meilleurs articles. Retrouvez-les ici. L’épice doit couler. Mais le public sera-t-il au rendez-vous ? Le film très attendu de Denis Villeneuve a été projeté en avant-première à la Mostra de Venise le 3 septembre. C’était un choix de lieu inattendu pour le lancement d’une …

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An Eerie, Thrilling Trip to the Toronto International Film Festival

“Would you like to move to the orchestra?” a voice from the dark whispered. I was at the Toronto International Film Festival and, moments earlier, had just realized that I was the only festivalgoer in the very capacious, very empty balcony. In normal years, this 2,000-seat theater, a festival mainstay, is packed with excitedly buzzing …

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A talk with Tom Cruise as the astronauts cruise around the planet.

Maverick has called space. The Inspiration4 crew has talked to the actor Tom Cruise: Maverick was the call sign of his fighter pilot character in the 1986 movie “Top Gun.” Like the Top Gun character, the four astronauts orbiting Earth have their own call signs. Jared Isaacman, the billionaire underwriting the mission, has flown fighter …

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‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ Review: Drag Queen Dreams

You have to credit “Everybody’s Talking About Jamie” for boldness: This new British musical is not afraid to be predictable. Characters who are all archetypes leave no cliché unturned as they navigate plot turns we have seen a hundred times before. And yet … Jonathan Butterell’s film, now streaming on Amazon, is a charmer, every …

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Video: ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ | Anatomy of a Scene

“My name is Michael Showalter, and I’m the director of “The Eyes of Tammy Faye.” So in this scene, our two main characters— Tammy Faye Bakker and Jim Bakker, played by Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield— are attending a barbecue hosted by Pat Robertson, which is also being attended by a who’s who of the …

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Five Horror Movies to Stream Now

‘Bleed With Me’ Stream It on Shudder. Rowan (Lee Marshall) is an odd girl who becomes an odd girl out when she takes a trip to a remote cabin in the woods with her friend Emily (Lauren Beatty) and Emily’s boyfriend, Brendan (Aris Tyros). On the first night, the three enjoy drinks and lighthearted conversation. …

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New Fall Movies 2021: Here Are More Than 125 Coming Soon

Movies continue to return to theaters, and some of our most popular heroes — James Bond; Neo and Trinity; a new group of Ghostbusters — are set to return with them this fall. The backlog from the pandemic means we’re getting not one but two films from Ridley Scott. Chloé Zhao will apply her Oscar-winning …

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How Jessica Chastain Became Tammy Faye

Jessica Chastain spent years pursuing the opportunity to play Tammy Faye Messner, the indefatigable star of Christian broadcasting. Better known to an audience of millions as Tammy Faye Bakker, she and Jim Bakker, her husband at the time, presided over the popular PTL television ministry until they were brought down in the late 1980s by …

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A ‘Sopranos’ Family Tree

In the world of “The Sopranos,” there’s family, and then there’s “family” — those hard-won, deep-seated mob ties that make spiritual relations of every member of the Italian American mafia. Over the course of six seasons, that acclaimed HBO drama introduced us to several dozen members of New Jersey’s powerful DiMeo crime family, including its …

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