Chases, Guns, but the Real Action Is Captured in Their Faces

u niversal’s News ofthe World is the second collaboration between director Paul Greengrass and Oscarwinning Argo editor William Goldenberg following their 2018 feature about a terrorist attack, 22 July. For Goldenberg, a favorite scene in this post-Civil War Western is a nail-biting action sequence that is elevated by the fact that it moves the movie … Read more

Can a Musical Beat Comedies to Sing Out at the Globes?

in some alternative multiverse, where COVID-19 never took hold and upended Hollywood’s 2020 release calendar, right now we’d probably be debating whether Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story is the frontrunner for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Golden Globe for best motion picture, musical or comedy. After all,the fingersnapping 1961 film adaptation of the ground-breaking Broadway … Read more

Jodie Foster plays movies the attorney of Mohamedou Ould Slahi

Jodie Foster plays the attorney of Mohamedou Ould Slahi, a Mauritanian detained at Guantanamo Bay without charge . Kevin Macdonald has sensational nonfiction material in The Mauritanian, based on the bestselling memoir GuantánamoDiary by Mohamedou Ould Slahi, who spent 14 years incarcerated at the U.S. Naval Base in Cuba without ever being charged with a … Read more