Rian Johnson

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Natasha Lyonne is A 21st-Century Columbo in Rian Johnson’s Brilliant ‘Poker Face’

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Lyonne teams up with the Knives Out filmmaker for Peacock’s new murder mystery series, and the result is some flat-out fantastic procedural television.

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‘Glass Onion’ Is Transparently Silly But That’s Kind of the Point

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Benoit Blanc is in his ‘Mama Mia’ era, huh?

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A Brief History of the ‘Knives Out 2’ Cast (So Far)

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The sequel was already one of the most anticipated films of 2022 before this A-list cast came together, one by one.

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37 Things We Learned from Rian Johnson’s ‘Knives Out’ Commentary

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“Michael Shannon was also the stealth VIP of improvised zingers. Michael Shannon is very funny.”

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23 Things We Learned from Rian Johnson’s ‘Brick’ Commentary

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“Thank god for indie film so we don’t have to appeal to everyone and their grandmother.”

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‘Knives Out’ Box Office Success Leads to Sequel

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Daniel Craig is expected to reprise his detective role in Rian Johnson’s follow-up.

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The Lost Jedi

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‘The Rise of Skywalker’ is showing across the galaxy, but exactly how does it treat the controversial previous episode?

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The ‘Knives Out’ Reading List: 7 Books to Read If You Enjoyed The Film

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While we wait for Detective Benoit Blanc to return, here are seven books to maintain your ‘Knives Out’ high.

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‘Knives Out’ Director Rian Johnson on Making a Whodunit for the Modern World

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The filmmaker behind Looper and Star Wars: The Last Jedi walks us through crafting a sharp-tongued mystery, his love of Agatha Christie, and casting Daniel Craig as a brilliant buffoon.