Cannes Reaction to ‘The Tree of Life’ –…

Predictably there was a lot of spectacle surrounding the release of Terence Malick's 2011 Cannes Film Festival entry The Tree of Life. The well-loved director has been working on his latest project for decades and…

10 Websites for Cannes Film Festival Coverage

Tonight marks the official kick-off of the 2011 Cannes Film Festival with the opening night selection Kung Fu Panda 2. Once again this year Film Misery will be covering the Cannes Film Festival from thousands…

Of the Day – 05.09.11

Read of the Day: The Cannes Film Festival kicks off tomorrow and so coverage will soon be heavy. This year they turned to big stars in its attempt to re-assert itself as the world's best…

Of the Day – 05.04.11

Read of the Day: Kenneth Branagh explains why Thor is really like Shakespeare. [io9] News of the Day: In honor of Star Wars Day (May the 4th), all the information about the Star Ways Blu-rays…

Of the Day – 04.19.11

Read of the Day: Forbes has updated their list of the richest fictional characters for 2011. New additions include Arthur Bach of Arthur and Jo Bennett of "The Office." [Forbes] News of the Day: Cannes…

2011 Cannes Film Festival Lineup Announced

After three years of speculation, Terence Malick's The Tree of Life will finally get a Cannes premier. The official lineup for the 64th Cannes Film Festival was announced early this morning (via Rope of Silicon)…

Of the Day – 04.13.11

Read of the Day: Get some nostalgia with a glimpse at 75 echoes of movie theatres past. [Sergio Leone and the Infield Fly Rule] News of the Day: The official Cannes Film Festival lineup will…

MONTHLY HIGHLIGHTS: April

We have not quite reached summer, although it is beginning to feel like we have as April greets us with some pretty decent-looking blockbusters and mainstream comedies. There is not much happening in the way…

Of the Day – 03.24.11

Read of the Day: The Cannes Film Festival line-up is three weeks away from being announced, but indieWIRE is already speculating on 40 films that could potentially be there. [indieWIRE] News of the Day: Speaking…

Of the Day – 03.02.11

Read of the Day: A question that I have been asking for a long time: why don't Cannes films win Oscars? [Salon] News of the Day: Indian filmmakers are in the process of developing a…

OSCAR TRACKER: Best Foreign Film Predictions

Current Foreign Film Predictions | Entire List of Submissions The Oscar for Best Foreign Film is notoriously difficult to predict because the branch of Academy members that sees all 60+ entries every year and votes…

Joaquin Phoenix is Still Here!

This morning, Casey Affleck declared the falsification of his entire documentary. Nothing in it is true. Every scene was staged. He revealed this, not with a grand press release and not with any showy, attention-getting…