Amy Adams Receives American Cinematheque Award, and Michael Shannon Stands in for Meryl Streep

“Amy Adams is a monster,” Justin Timberlake informed the black-tie crowd in the Beverly Hilton’s International Ballroom during her American Cinematheque Award Ceremony tribute. “More specifically, a karaoke monster.” When they shot Clint Eastwood’s 2012 “Trouble with the Curve” in Atlanta, Timberlake said the now-five-time Oscar nominee “pretty much bullied me” into a duet of… Read More »

‘Happy End’ Trailer: Isabelle Huppert and Michael Haneke’s ‘Amour’ Semi-Sequel Probably Isn’t Too Happy — Watch

Sony Pictures Classics has released the trailer for “Happy End,” Michael Haneke’s semi-sequel to “Amour.” Isabelle Huppert and Jean-Louis Trintignant reprise their roles in the film, whose title is almost certainly ironic — Haneke’s movies, like “Funny Games” and “The White Ribbon,” are among the most severe in the world. Watch the trailer below. Here’s the… Read More »

Landmark Sunshine Cinema’s New Owners File Paperwork to Tear Down Historic Venue

In New York City, preservationists join in the dismay of arthouse film patrons mourning the imminent closure of Landmark Sunshine Cinema. The building’s new owners took the first step toward leveling the hallowed structure, submitting Department of Buildings paperwork November 8. East End Capital and K Property Group requested approval to fully demolish the three-story edifice at… Read More »