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


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


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

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


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


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


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


“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


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


The Lost Jedi


‘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


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


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.