Ava DuVernay


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Who is All-Widow in ‘The New Gods’?


The director tweets an update on her new film and fandom takes a sign of relief.

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The 50 Best Movie Trailers of the Decade


Sometimes trailers are the best part of a movie. These 50 particular trailers were some of the best parts of the decade.

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Which Director Had The Best Decade?


16 directors, from provocateurs to experimentalists to horror masters to Paul Thomas Anderson.


The Academy Award for Best International Feature Film Needs More Than a Name Change


As a second film is disqualified from the category, debate continues over the current rules and how they exclude certain countries from participating in the prestigious competition.

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Drop What You’re Doing and Watch ‘When They See Us’


Ava DuVernay’s latest is an extraordinary feat of storytelling and filmmaking.

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Steven Spielberg Has A Long History of Opposing Streaming


Recent reports say the director intends to propose a ban on Netflix and other streaming platforms from Oscars contention, but at what cost?

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The Pop Culture Winners and Losers of 2018


From ‘Black Panther’ to Filmstruck ending its service, 2018 was filled with Winners and Losers.

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Michael K. Williams, Vera Farmiga, and John Leguizamo Join ‘Central Park Five’


The three actors lend big name recognition in supporting roles. 

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The Best Movies Directed By Women of 2018 So Far


It’s already been a standout year for female filmmakers.