Newsweek Conversations: ‘Stranger Things’ Star Matthew Modine On New Movie ‘Miss Virginia’

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Joker Wants to Be a Movie About the Emptiness of Our Culture. Instead, It’s a Prime — and Dangerous — Example of It

It’s official. With Joker, Joaquin Phoenix is a certified graduate of the Acme Academy of Dramatic Arts. You want acting? Come and get it. Skills on display include but are not limited to leering, jeering, airhorn-style blasts of laughter timed … Read more…

Jillian Bell on Going From ‘Fat Best Friend’ to Big-Time Movie Star in ‘Brittany Runs a Marathon’

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Getty Subscribe to The Last Laugh on Apple Podcasts When Jillian Bell’s manager sent her the script for Brittany Runs a Marathon, she told her client, “I know you’ve been looking for something different. I … Read more…

The Week in Movie News: Guillermo del Toro Casts Cate Blanchett for Next Project, First ‘1917’ Trailer and More

Need a quick recap of the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights:   BIG NEWS Cate Blanchett to star in Nightmare Alley: Oscar-winning filmmaker Guillermo del Toro is finally preparing his follow-up to The Shape of Water, … Read more…