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  • Film directors build, and tear down, comfort zones

    Film directors build, and tear down, comfort zones
    Movie crews can number as many as 300 people. And yet amid all that hubbub, film directors can craft the most personal moments: Joaquin Phoenix confessing his love for an operating system in "Her"; Robert Redford facing his mortality in "All Is Lost";...
  • Steve McQueen films '12 Years a Slave' on familiar territory

    Steve McQueen films '12 Years a Slave' on familiar territory
    9 MILE POINT, La. — Director Steve McQueen was just a few yards from modern civilization — in this case, an air-conditioned sports utility vehicle that had brought him some 45 minutes from New Orleans — but as he looked around a...
  • Review: McQueen's '12 Years a Slave' impressive, and hard to watch

     Review: McQueen's '12 Years a Slave' impressive, and hard to watch
    When a director who never ever blinks takes on a horrific subject, a nightmare in broad daylight is the inevitable result. Welcome, if that is the right word, to the world of "12 Years a Slave." Based on an 1853 memoir detailing the appalling...
  • Film Reviews: Opening This Week (Oct. 14-18, 2013)

    A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. 12 Years a Slave Distributor: Fox Searchlight Had Steve McQueen not already christened his previous picture thus, "Shame" would have been the perfect one-word title to capture the gut-...
  • 'Blue Is the Warmest Color' and NC-17 ratings in history

    This week, "Blue Is the Warmest Color," the sexually explicit lesbian love story that won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival, becomes the latest high-profile movie to be released with an NC-17 rating from the Motion Picture Assn. of America. ...
  • '12 Years A Slave' director Steve McQueen working on HBO TV drama

    '12 Years A Slave' director Steve McQueen working on HBO TV drama
    Fresh off the limited U.S. release of his critically acclaimed film "12 Years A Slave" comes news that director Steve McQueen is looking to enter the TV arena. The British filmmaker, whose credits also include "Shame" and "Hunger," is developing an...
  • Michael Fassbender is poised to strike

    Michael Fassbender is poised to strike
    This movie season, Michael Fassbender keeps getting lectured on the ways of the world. By an unlikely teacher. The German-born, Ireland-raised actor plays cruel plantation owner Epps in the period drama "12 Years a Slave," in which Brad Pitt, as a...
  • Michael Fassbender keeps pushing himself

    Michael Fassbender keeps pushing himself
    TORONTO — In the historical drama "12 Years a Slave," Michael Fassbender plays brutal and impulsive slave master Edwin Epps. Since its October release, the film has earned critical acclaim in nearly equal measure with warnings about its...
  • Steve McQueen to be named Palm Springs fest's director of the year

    Steve McQueen to be named Palm Springs fest's director of the year
    British filmmaker Steve McQueen will receive the Director of the Year Award at the 25th Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala. McQueen, 44, who is considered one of the front-runners for an Oscar nomination for his acclaimed historical...
  • The friendship behind the look of '12 Years a Slave'

    The friendship behind the look of '12 Years a Slave'
    To filmgoers, director Steve McQueen has had a busy five years, bursting onto the scene with 2008's "Hunger," following with "Shame" in 2011 and now this year's "12 Years a Slave." Cinematographer Sean Bobbitt served as director of photography for all...
  • Why the Oscars Best Supporting Actor Race Is a Hot Mess

    This year's Oscar race has had bloggers buzzing about the most cutthroat best actor category in years-with at least seven "locks" for five slots-but there's an even bigger logjam in the supporting actor contest. When the nominees are announced in January,...
  • Golden Globes: Jared Leto, Daniel Bruhl get supporting actor nods

    Golden Globes: Jared Leto, Daniel Bruhl get supporting actor nods
    Fact-based dramas dominated the Golden Globes nominations for supporting actor, claiming all five slots with Jared Leto for "Dallas Buyers Club," Daniel Bruhl for "Rush," Barkhad Abdi for "Captain Phillips," Michael Fassbender for "12 Years a Slave" and ...