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Barry Lyndon: Kubrick's vision of a compromised life

29 July 2016 5:00 AM, PDT | The Guardian - Film News | See recent The Guardian - Film News news »

Barry Lyndon is perhaps Stanley Kubrick’s most charming protagonist – yet he is a bully, a deceiver and a snob

Stanley Kubrick was a connoisseur of truly terrible men. In the midst of the Watergate decade, the era of My Lai, Salvador Allende and the Pentagon papers, when heroism was a bargain-basement deal, Kubrick’s heroes upped the ante in the antiheroic. Starting with Sterling Hayden in The Killing and James Mason’s Humbert Humbert in Lolita, Kubrick had long focused on the morally corrupt. A Clockwork Orange’s Alex, The Shining’s ghost-ridden Jack Torrance, even the rationally murderous computer Hal in 2001: A Space Odyssey, all trace a broader cultural shift towards the dishonourable and troubling protagonist. Perhaps the most ambiguous of this crew is charming Barry Lyndon. Played by Love Story’s all-American dreamboat, Ryan O’Neal, Barry is ostensibly the most attractive of all of Kubrick’s protagonists. »

- Michael Newton

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'Mr. Robot' Recap: Winner Take All

27 July 2016 8:30 PM, PDT | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

There are a lot of adjectives you can use to describe Mr. Robot, but "hopeful" isn't usually one of them. No matter how you slice it, this is a place where loved ones turn up dead, no one's to be trusted, and people eat pills out of their own puke to make the pain go away. But this week's hour-long episode, entitled "eps2.2_init1.asec," (because Mr. Robot, people) is about as bright and shiny as this show is ever likely to get. We even see a real smile out of Elliot — no Adderall involved. »

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"We Happy Few" On Steam & New Trailer

26 July 2016 10:04 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Offering "Bioshock" and "Dishonored" style gameplay in "A Clockwork Orange" aesthetic, Compulsion Games and Microsoft have revealed a new gameplay trailer for their highly anticipated "We Happy Few" which will hit Xbox One and PC later in the year but is now available via Steam Early Access.

The story is set in a retro-futuristic 1964 in a city ravaged by war and rebuilt by delusionally happy people who must keep taking the drug 'Joy'. If the citizenry suspect you're not taking yours, you'll be forced to or be killed.

If you die, there's no reloading your save and you'll restart in a brand new city. You can customize the world to your liking, and play through using multiple characters and playstyles

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- Garth Franklin

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The Rolling Stones in ‘C—sucker Blues’: a verité gas, gas, gas

21 July 2016 12:48 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

There is hardly such thing as an underground movie anymore — except, perhaps, for the ones that have to go underground because they aren’t allowed to be shown. The rough, grainy, outlaw king of those is “C—sucker Blues.” Not because you can never see it, but because on the rare occasions when you can, it has acquired the aura of an unholy testament: the ultimate down and dirty peek behind the curtain of 1970s rock & roll excess. It’s the time capsule that keeps on giving because it’s still semi-buried.

In 1972, the Rolling Stones recruited photographer Robert Frank to shoot a fly-on-the-wall film of their up-and-coming U.S. tour after the release of “Exile on Main Street.” Frank had created the extraordinary cover art for “Exile,” that tawdry collage of photographs that merged the Stones in all their let-it-loose glory with an homage to the rootsy mysteries of Americana. »

- Owen Gleiberman

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The Devils: Sex, Hysteria and Censorship

18 July 2016 6:50 AM, PDT | FilmSchoolRejects.com | See recent FilmSchoolRejects news »

Assessing the Legacy of Ken Russell’s Masterpiece 45 Years Later.

Ken Russell’s The Devils (1971) holds the distinct honor of simultaneously being the most controversial and the most banned film of all time. It is a film lauded by film critics as a masterpiece, one that routinely tops Must See and Best Film lists, and yet it is still largely unavailable on DVD and has never been released without the interference of heavy handed studio censorship and edits. It is a film that critics encourage viewers to watch via an illegal stream, simply because it must be seen. So what is it about The Devils that makes it so beloved by everyone but the studio holding the key to its release?

The History

The Devils is based on The Devils of Loudun, a 1952 book by Aldous Huxley, as well as The Devils, a 1960 play by John Whiting. All three tell the story of the 1632 possession of 27 nuns »

- Jamie Righetti

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Stanley Kubrick’s Barry Lyndon: ‘It puts a spell on people’

14 July 2016 10:09 AM, PDT | The Guardian - Film News | See recent The Guardian - Film News news »

The director’s 18th-century epic is legendary for the hardships imposed upon its cast, with 150 takes for a single shot not uncommon. But, four decades on, the film’s stars remain united in praise of this beautiful, slow-burning masterpiece

In between the stark futurism of A Clockwork Orange and the floodlit horror of The Shining, Stanley Kubrick made an 18th-century picaresque costume drama that was far less widely loved than either of those films but infinitely more devastating. Barry Lyndon follows the adventures of an opportunistic Irish nitwit, Redmond Barry (Ryan O’Neal), as he clambers inelegantly up the social ladder in search of a title and a fortune. Those who disliked the picture on its release in 1975 cited the pace, which even a snail might consider a tad slow. Defenders, such as Alexander Walker of the Evening Standard (“cinema to marvel at”) and Nigel Andrews of the Financial Times »

- Ryan Gilbey

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Is Nicolas Winding Refn Betraying His Own Talent?

10 July 2016 9:18 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Two weekends ago, Nicolas Winding Refn’s glitzy surreal horror film “The Neon Demon” opened on 783 screens, and when the weekend was over the box-office tally was far scarier than anything in the movie. Presented as a “mainstream” crossover thriller, the film had grossed just $589,000, with a mind-bendingly low per-screen average of $752. When a movie that’s striving to be a work of art falls on its face commercially, there’s no shame in that failure. The history of cinema is dotted with great films that didn’t, at first blush, find their audience, and then become appreciated over time. Yet in this case, the failure may contain a lesson.

The reason that Amazon Studios shoved “The Neon Demon” into so many theaters in the first place is that the relatively young company was betting — reasonably, I would say — that the movie, on its gorgeously bloody Day-Glo surface, was studded »

- Owen Gleiberman

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Horror Highlights: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 Screening, Dementia 13, Cod: Infinite Warfare, Torchwood

7 July 2016 7:52 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, a screening of the film will occur at this year's Popcorn Frights Film Festival on Friday, July 8th. Also in today's Horror Highlights: info on the digital restoration of Roger Corman and Francis Ford Coppola's Dementia 13, and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Torchwood #1 San Diego Comic Con 2016 details.

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 30th Anniversary Screening Details: "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2: 30th Anniversary Screening.

This Friday Night. July 8th at 11pm. Presented by Popcorn Frights Film Festival.

Giveaways by Scream Factory and Neca.

O Cinema Wynwood: 90 Nw 29th St, Miami, Fl 33127.

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 will be preceded by Aj Briones’acclaimed short-film “Smiling Man”.

The Buzz Is Back!!! Over ten years after making the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Tobe Hooper returns to his deranged family of reclusive cannibals for another round of chainsaw chases and non-stop screaming. »

- Tamika Jones

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Exclusive: Cinelicious Restoring Japanese Queer Classic ‘Funeral Parade of Roses’

30 June 2016 9:20 AM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Cinelicious Pics and actor Elijah Wood’s production company SpectreVision will restore and re-release Toshio Matsumoto’s Japanese queer cinema classic “Funeral Parade of Roses.” A loose adaptation of “Oedipus Rex” set in the gay underground of 1960’s Tokyo, the film follows a group of transgender people as they travel through a largely unseen world of drag bars and nightclubs, fueled by booze, drugs, fuzz guitar, performance art and black mascara.

Long unavailable in the United States, “Funeral Parade of Roses” is an intoxicating masterpiece of subversive imagery, combining elements of documentary and the avant garde. Stanley Kubrick acknowledged that the film was a major influence on “A Clockwork Orange.” Check out some exclusive images from the film below.

Read More: ‘Private Property’ Exclusive Trailer & Poster: Lost 1960s Noir Melodrama Starring Warren Oates

Cinelicious specializes in releasing independent features and docs along with brand-new 4K restorations of under-seen classics. They »

- Vikram Murthi

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Film Review: ‘The Purge: Election Year’

29 June 2016 6:00 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

The Purge: Election Year” is a scurrilously effective pop rabble-rouser — a movie that’s been built to get you riled, and does. It’s a squalid B-movie political horror film that plays to our most reptile-brained basic instincts, and also to our cartoon-noble ideals, and by the end you can’t separate the two; that’s the way canny shameless pop works. In the opening scene, the members of a family are sitting on a couch, bound and gagged and blood-spattered, while a masked killer entertains them with tunes from his “Purge playlist” (he makes an obscenely jaunty segue from “20th Century Boy” by T. Rex to George Clinton’s “We Want the Funk”). A guy like this, in another film, would have been a violent head case, but in the “Purge” movies, where even the most horrifyingly twisted murder is legal for one night a year, he’s just »

- Owen Gleiberman

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The Toy Box: Ant-Man, Mallrats, Star Trek, Alien 3, Saga, A Clockwork Orange, Star Wars & More

24 June 2016 11:00 AM, PDT | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

The Toy Box is a weekly feature at /Film that will round up some of the newest and coolest collectibles, decorations, gadgets and other memorabilia that you nerds might want for your shelves. As usual, there are some new Star Wars and Star Trek items, a bunch of Funko exclusives coming to Comic-Con this summer, […]

The post The Toy Box: Ant-Man, Mallrats, Star Trek, Alien 3, Saga, A Clockwork Orange, Star Wars & More appeared first on /Film. »

- Ethan Anderton

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'Game of Thrones': An Appreciation of Ramsay Bolton

22 June 2016 5:17 AM, PDT | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Ramsay Bolton is dead. Scratch that: Ramsay Bolton is dog food. Fed to his own hounds by his former victim Sansa Stark after his defeat by her half-brother Jon Snow, he suffered a fate as grisly as the ones he'd dished out over his four-season run. During that time, he became Game of Thrones' most divisive character: Viewers and critics alike found him boring in his brutality, as he committed atrocity after atrocity the way normal people ate breakfast. What, many asked, was the point?

But that's just it: The pointlessness is the point. »

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Here's What You're Watching on Netflix This Month

21 June 2016 12:48 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

We're living a tidal wave of content. It's hard to know what to watch, when, and where. We're here to help! By telling you that you can and should watch a movie about a tsunami entitled The Wave from the director of the upcoming Tomb Raider movie, Roar Uthaug, on Netflix next month. The streaming service has released the titles for their July 2016 movies and TV shows, though they are subject to change. Also available are those titles leaving Netflix in July. Highlights of what you can look forward to include: Back to the Future 1- 3, Beverly Hills Cop 1 and 2  (if you want to get ready for the upcoming sequel), All of the Lethal Weapon movies (get a look at The Predator director Shane Black's first script brought to life), BoJack Horseman Season 3, The Sting, and more. Make sure to check out these titles before they leave: A Clockwork Orange, »

- Roth Cornet

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All These Movies Are Disappearing From Netflix on July 1

21 June 2016 9:20 AM, PDT | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

You have mere days left to watch all these movies and TV shows, because come July, they'll be gone. With the truckload of new movies hitting Netflix in July, all these are expiring. It's a sad event, but at least we have a heads-up so that we can get all our watching in now. Take a look, and make sure you've caught all the new movies that popped up in June! Expiring July 1 2001: A Space Odyssey A Clockwork Orange A League of Their Own Allegiance Along Came Polly Best in Show The Beverly Hillbillies Bulworth Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Caillou The Central Park Five Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke The Conspiracy Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood, seasons one-two Dinosaur Train, season two Drive Me Crazy Flashpoint, seasons one-five The Flintstones The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas The Game, seasons one-three How to Marry a Millionaire Ice Age: The Meltdown Medium, »

- Maggie Pehanick

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Cinelinx Best of E3 2016 Award Nominees

20 June 2016 12:51 PM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

E3 2016 has come and gone but there are still some loose ends that need to be tied up.  The first being the Cinelinx award for Best of E3!  Please note that we tried to avoid any games that were only cinematic showings.  We wanted to actually see gameplay in order to nominate the game.  So without further ado, the nominees for Best of E3 2016 are...

Call of Duty: Infinite War

Call of Duty takes to the stars in the awesome new edition to the long-running franchise, Infinite War.  In this version, you fight your enemies using gravity-defying bullets, dynamic explosives, spaceships, even the unforgiving vacuum space, among other things.  Despite the many outcries from fans of CoD unhappy with the game, it’s gotten a lot of us at Cinelinx pretty pumped for Infinite War.

Days Gone

Days Gone was unveiled during Sony’s epic Press Conference, and the results were dynamic. »

- feeds@cinelinx.com (Matt Malliaros)

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‘Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick’ Exhibit Features Art By Daft Punk, Carl Craig & More

17 June 2016 3:06 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

“Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick” is a new exhibition that features art inspired by the filmmaker and his work. Somerset House in London will host the event from July 6 through August 24 and will include pieces from artists like Daft Punk member Thomas Bangalter, Carl Craig, Doug Aitken, Gavin Turk, Haroon Mirza, Anish Kapoor and many more.

Each one was invited to “respond to a film, scene, character or theme from the Kubrick archives, shining new perspectives onto the cinematic master’s lifework.”

Read More: Stanley Kubrick Was Preparing To Remake ‘Pinocchio’ Before His Death

Kubrick’s wife of 41 years, Christiane Kubrick will also support the exhibition and contribute a portrait entitled, “Remembering Stanley.” Jan Harlan, Kubrick’s executive producer for 28 years is also a supporter of the project, with Warner Bros. endorsing it.

Read More: Cary Fukunaga In Talks To Direct Stanley Kubrick’s Napoleon Project For HBO, Spielberg To Produce »

- Liz Calvario

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Explore the Inspiration Behind Stanley Kubrick’s ‘Barry Lyndon’ as Re-Release Trailer Arrives

17 June 2016 1:33 PM, PDT | The Film Stage | See recent The Film Stage news »

Barry Lyndon. It’s one of Stanley Kubrick’s greatest achievements, and yet it is has rarely been uttered in the same league as A Clockwork Orange, 2001: A Space Odyssey, or Dr. Strangelove. However, as the years have gone by they’ve been very kind to Kubrick’s 18th-century tale. It was ranked 59th on Sight & Sound’s prestigious critics poll of the greatest movies ever made and has been hailed by Martin Scorsese, among many others, as his favorite Kubrick film. John Alcott’s cinematography also ranks as one of the landmarks of the field of photography, with its ingenious natural lighting that, in one very famous scene, lit up rooms with dozens of chandeliers. Its impact has been felt all the way to last year’s The Revenant, which also used natural lighting and was clearly inspired by Alcott’s famous lens.

All this to say that »

- The Film Stage

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31 Takes You on a Tour of Murderworld in this First Exciting Trailer

14 June 2016 9:51 AM, PDT | 28 Days Later Analysis | See recent 28 Days Later Analysis news »

Saban Films has released the first trailer for Rob Zombie's 31. The clip is vicious, violent and dark - in tone. The film, which has had difficulties with the ratings board (according to Quiet Earth), is set to release in mid-September. Starring Malcolm McDowell (A Clockwork Orange) and Zombie's wife, Sheri Moon Zombie, fans of horror are encouraged to take a look at this grisly trailer. From the synopsis, five carnival employees are kidnapped and held hostage in Murderworld. Taken on Halloween, they must survive for 12 hours, against a group of murderous maniacs. But, in Murderworld, there are no exits. 31 is the first film, from Zombie, that this horror fan is excited to see, since House of 1000 Corpses (2003). The dark lighting and malevolent tone set the stage for an interesting title. Also, the villainous characters, many of whom are clowns, bring a sinster side, to a film that will hopefully impress. More on 31 is available below. Release Date: September 16th, 2016 (VOD)...

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- noreply@blogger.com (Michael Allen)

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’31’ Trailer: Rob Zombie Returns With Carnies Who Have Twelve Hours To Survive

14 June 2016 9:48 AM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

In Rob Zombie’s latest horror film “31,” a group of carnival workers are traveling through the country in an Rv on Halloween night in 1976. On their trip, they’re stopped and attacked with only six of them taken alive. Soon, they’re taken to a strange building where three strangers in aristocratic garb force them to play a survival game: For the next 12 hours, they must wander through a maze of rooms evading murder and torture the entire time. If they survive for the full 12 hours, they’ll be set free, but if not, they’ll join their carnival friends in the grave. “31” stars Malcolm McDowell (“A Clockwork Orange”), Sheri Moon Zombie (“The Lords of Salem”), Richard Brake (“Game of Thrones”), E.G. Daily (“Rugrats”), Meg Foster (“They Live”), Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs (“Cooley High”), and more. Watch the trailer for “31” above.

Read More: Kevin Smith and Rob Zombie Lead 2016 Sundance Film Festival Midnight Section

Rob Zombie rose to fame as the founding member of the ’80s heavy metal band White Zombie. They released four albums between 1987 and 1995; their debut record “Soul-Crusher” was particularly acclaimed, especially by musicians like Kurt Cobain of Nirvana and Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth. He briefly focused on his solo work before shifting his attention to directing horror films. Some of his previous credits include “House of 1000 Corpses” and its sequel “The Devil’s Rejects,” the remake of “Halloween” and its sequel “Halloween II,” and “The Lords of Salem.”

“31” premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January. It will be released on VOD platforms on September 16th and in a limited theatrical release on October 21st.

Read More: Rob Zombie on Going for Broke With ‘Lords of Salem’ and Why Making a Third ‘Halloween’ Would Be ‘Masochistic’

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- Vikram Murthi

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Shocking Trailer for Rob Zombie's 31

14 June 2016 8:39 AM, PDT | QuietEarth.us | See recent QuietEarth news »

Rob Zombie's 31 has been a long time coming. Born from a successful crowdfunding campaign and long battle with the ratings board, the shocking and violent horror flick is about five carnival workers who are kidnapped and held hostage in an abandoned, Hell-like compound where they are forced to participate in a violent game, the goal of which is to survive twelve hours against a gang of sadistic clowns.

31 stars Sheri Moon Zombie (Halloween), Malcolm McDowell (A Clockwork Orange), Jeff Daniel Phillips (The Lords of Salem) and Meg Foster (The Lords of Salem).

Saban films, who recently released the Stephen King adaptation Cell, will release 31 on VOD September 16 and limited theaters on October 21.

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