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Queen of Comedy Elaine May Could Be Directing Again After 30 Years

Elaine May could be directing her first film in 30 years. Here's why that matters.

HBO Max Highlights: New ‘Game of Thrones’ Spinoff is Just the Beginning

HBO's new streaming service will have more options than we know what to do with.

An Oscar for Lina Wertmüller Reminds Us of the Academy’s Gender Problem

The theme at this year's Governors Awards focused on diversity and inclusion.

The Story Al Pacino Has Been Wanting to Tell For Years

While doing press for 'The Irishman,' the legendary actor shared a funny story from his early years.

The True Underdog Story Behind Taika Waititi’s Next Movie

'Next Goal Wins' will try to succeed where most documentary remakes fail.

‘Hustlers’ Box Office: An Honest to Goodness Hit

No scamming or scheming was needed for Lorene Scafaria's new movie to make money.

‘IT: Chapter Two’ Box Office: The Mystery of the Missing 3 Million Moviegoers

The horror sequel still opened huge and came in first place, but it technically underperformed given the level of apparent…

Why The Joker Is A Magnet for Awards Buzz

First, it was Jack Nicholson in Batman, followed by Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight. Now, it's Joaquin Phoenix in…

Why ‘Merrily We Roll Along’ Will Take 20 Years to Film

Richard Linklater is topping his 'Boyhood' production span with his adaptation of the 1981 musical flop turned cult favorite.

Fox on the Run: ‘Ready or Not’ Gives Disney Its Second Success Post-Acquisition

The gory black comedy is one of Fox Searchlight's best openers and a sea change after a number of Fox…