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Joel Coen

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  • Oscar Best Pic Contenders Reflect America's Anxiety

    "Art is not a mirror to reflect the world," said Bertolt Brecht. And angst may be in the eye of the beholder. Still, this season's best picture contenders seem to be serving up equal parts entertainment and very modern anxiety, whether the films are set...
  • Review: The Coen brothers' 'Inside Llewyn Davis' doesn't miss a beat

    Review: The Coen brothers' 'Inside Llewyn Davis' doesn't miss a beat
    As much as any directors working today, the brothers Coen, Ethan and Joel, are unmistakable auteurs, filmmakers who place their own distinctive stamp on everything they do. But while the bleak, funny, exquisitely made "Inside Llewyn Davis" echoes...
  • '12 Years a Slave,' 'Her,' 'Gravity' Get Online Film Critics Society Noms

    Add another awards show to keep an eye on to the list: The 265 members of the Online Film Critics Society, an org focused on Internet-based film journalism, announced their nominees for the 17th annual OFCS Awards. Several winners of past years have...
  • Australian Awards Laud 'American Hustle'

    HONG KONG -- The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts has given pride of place in its international awards category to David O. Russell's "American Hustle." The picture was nominated in seven categories, including best film, ahead of "12 Years...
  • 'Fargo' limited series adds Bob Odenkirk and Kate Walsh

    'Fargo' limited series adds Bob Odenkirk and Kate Walsh
    FX's upcoming "Fargo" limited series is rounding out its cast, and has added some notable names, including "Breaking Bad's" Bob Odenkirk and Kate Walsh of "Private Practice." In case you've been crossing your fingers that AMC's "Breaking Bad" follow-up,...
  • Studiocanal Taps Anna Marsh As International Film Sales Head

    Anna Marsh has been tapped head of international film sales of Studiocanal. The appointment follows the ankling of Harold Van Lier, who was exec VP of international distribution and is now sailing to eOne, to head up its international film division from...
  • Bob Odenkirk, Glenn Howerton Join FX's 'Fargo'

    FX has smartly grabbed a bit of "Breaking Bad's" afterglow for its limited-series redo of "Fargo," tapping Bob Odenkirk for a supporting role. Glenn Howerton of FXX's "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia," Kate Walsh and Oliver Platt are also joining...
  • Cannes 2013: Palme d'Or goes to 'Blue Is the Warmest Color'

     Cannes 2013: Palme d'Or goes to 'Blue Is the Warmest Color'
    CANNES, France — The hometown favorite won big time at the Festival de Cannes on Sunday night as France's "Blue Is the Warmest Color" walked off with the Palme d'Or. In a highly unusual step, jury president Steven Spielberg announced that the...
  • Fred Melamed is well-versed in 'In a World ...'

    Fred Melamed is well-versed in 'In a World ...'
    One in a series of occasional articles about the lives and careers of character actors in Hollywood. Fred Melamed's timing has always been a bit askew. Melamed didn't marry until he was 42. He didn't become the father of twin boys until he was 47. And...
  • New York Film Festival Unveils Lineup

    The 51st New York Film Festival has tapped 35 films, an unusually large number for this tightly curated Gotham fest, to comprise a main slate that mixes a strong contingent of comedies, plus an animated pic, in with the traditional array of serious-minded...
  • High hopes for 'Lone Ranger,' but westerns don't always score

    High hopes for 'Lone Ranger,' but westerns don't always score
    Disney's "Lone Ranger" is opening wide this week with hopes of striking gold, but projections suggest box office glory might be more of a mirage, even while featuring the world's most bankable star. Although they're considered a quintessential...
  • New trailer for Coen Brothers' 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

    New trailer for Coen Brothers' 'Inside Llewyn Davis'
    CBS Films has released a new trailer for  "Inside Llewyn Davis," the Ethan and Joel Coen story of a struggling folk musician that is due in theaters Dec. 6 following its successful world premiere in May’s Cannes Film Festival. The movie is set...