For Jesse, those were the days — or maybe they weren't. El Camino, the followup film to the critically-acclaimed TV series Breaking Bad, releases October 11 on Netflix, and this supercut takes a trip down memory lane, recalling all the beatings, overdoses, near-death experiences, and generally terrifying moments that went with making the best meth in North America.
In 1700's France, two women strike an unlikely relationship. One is about to be married; the other is a painter arriving to paint a portrait for the other's upcoming marriage — without her knowledge. This leads to a romance that will change their lives forever. Directed by Céline Sciamma and starring Noémie Merlant and Adèle Haenel, Portrait of a Lady on Fire is one of the most unique love stories to hit the silver screen.
Star Wars, Robocop, Jurassic Park, Starship Troopers — if you've ever seen one of these hit films, you've seen Phil Tippett's work. Inspired by the original King Kong, Phil made a career out of sculpting monsters and bringing them to life, and Mad Dreams and Monsters is his story.
One of the most important parts of Quentin Tarantino's movies isn't the cinematography, shot selection, or dialogue — it's the music. Some of the most iconic scenes in modern cinema can't be separated from their soundtrack, and Tarantino's best fall into this category. Film Radar gives a rundown of how Tarantino uses music to great effect in his films.
The Witch writer and director Robert Eggers finally makes his return with another feature The Lighthouse. The black-and-white fantasy horror takes place on a remote island in New England during the 1890s, following a pair of lighthouse keepers who begin to go mad from the isolation. Starring Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson, the film will go to theaters on October 18, 2019.
Danny Torrance is all grown up. A follow-up to Stanley Kubrick's 1980 film, Doctor Sleep catches up with Jack Torrance's son nearly 40 years after his iconic stay at the Overlook Hotel. The story is based on Stephen King's sequel and finds the adult Danny dealing with alcoholism and his psychic powers. Written and directed by Mike Flanagan, the film is scheduled for release on November 8, 2019.