Krasinski’s “Jack Ryan” returns to TV after 3-year wait (Amazon Prime)

https://news.yahoo.com/krasinskis-jack-ryan-returns-tv-160429194.html Krasinski's 'Jack Ryan' returns to TV after 3-year wait 1 / 3 TV - Jack Ryan This image released by Amazon Prime Video shows John Krasinski in a scene from "Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan." (Jonny Cournoyer/Prime Video via AP) ASSOCIATED PRESS ALICIA RANCILIO Tue, December 20, 2022 at 11:04 AM EST·3 min read Season three … Continue reading Krasinski’s “Jack Ryan” returns to TV after 3-year wait (Amazon Prime)

9 Black performers whose roles deserved Oscar consideration

http://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/anthonyrobledo/oscar-worthy-performances-by-black-actors [I missed two of these movies but the performances I saw certainly deserved notice -- VIOLA DAVIS!!!] 9 Performances From Black Actors That Should’ve Received Oscar Nominations This Year Only two Oscar acting nominations went to Black actors this year, but there were many more performances worthy of such praise. by Anthony Robledo, BuzzFeed … Continue reading 9 Black performers whose roles deserved Oscar consideration

If you’re going to Met Opera’s HD encores January 30th or 31st, read this

https://www.nytimes.com/2023/01/01/arts/music/fedora-met-opera.amp.html​Related article at:  http://www.nytimes.com/2022/12/29/arts/music/fedora-met-opera.html? Review: The Met Opera Found an Audience for ‘Fedora.’ For Now. Worries about the company’s future were momentarily stilled at a festive gala premiere on New Year’s Eve. Piotr Beczala, left, as Loris and Sonya Yoncheva in the title role of Giordano’s “Fedora” at the Metropolitan Opera.Credit...Sara Krulwich/The New York TimesBy … Continue reading If you’re going to Met Opera’s HD encores January 30th or 31st, read this

Indie horror movie streaming on HBO Max: includes spoilers

http://www.theatlantic.com/culture/archive/2022/11/barbarian-2022-horror-movie-review/672003/? The Indie Horror Film That Everyone Is Suddenly Talking About Barbarian capitalizes on the thing viewers love and hate most: the unknown.By David Sims 20th Century Studios NOVEMBER 4, 2022SHARE This story contains major spoilers for Barbarian. On the opening day of this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, one film was on everybody’s lips. As I ran into … Continue reading Indie horror movie streaming on HBO Max: includes spoilers

Planet Sex with Cara Delevingne — a documentary on BBC3 that’s not salacious but is pleasurable

https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2022/dec/01/planet-sex-with-cara-delevingne-review-bbc-three Planet Sex With Cara Delevingne review – her masturbation scenes will send you cross-eyed with pleasure Yes. Yes! YES!! … Cara Delevingne explores orgasms in Planet Sex. Photograph: BBC As the model watches porn and explores the orgasm gap, her wit and warmth make for a fun, female-centric documentary – far from the toe-curling experience … Continue reading Planet Sex with Cara Delevingne — a documentary on BBC3 that’s not salacious but is pleasurable

Brave list of possible Oscar nominees from the NY Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2023/01/18/movies/oscar-nominations-predictions.html What Will Be Nominated for Oscars on Tuesday? What Won’t Be? It’s an unusually wide open year for the Academy Awards. But our expert has a good idea about what will make the cut. Here are his projections. The Oscar is up for grabs (well, until its rightful owner reclaimed it at last year’s … Continue reading Brave list of possible Oscar nominees from the NY Times

A documentary on Netflix to catch

https://www.cnet.com/google-amp/news/more-people-should-watch-the-best-documentary-series-on-netflix/ More People Should Watch the Best Documentary Series on Netflix Netflix has some incredible documentaries, but this one is our favorite. Mark Serrels Sept. 25, 2022 3:05 p.m. PT Untold is arguably the best documentary series on Netflix. Netflix For the last year or so, we've been putting together TV and movie recommendations here … Continue reading A documentary on Netflix to catch

A monster talent to seek out — Jessie Buckley

http://www.nytimes.com/2022/12/01/magazine/jessie-buckley-men-movie.html Jessie Buckley’s Monster Talent In role after indelible role — and recently in “Men” and “Women Talking” — she is exploring the darkest corners of human nature. Jessie BuckleyCredit...Jennifer Cheng for The New York Times By Jordan Kisner, Dec. 1, 2022, Updated 9:23 a.m. ET According to the teachings of the paduan theater artist Giovanni Fusetti, … Continue reading A monster talent to seek out — Jessie Buckley

“George & Tammy” review — Jessica Chasten again phenomenal

George & Tammy review – Jessica Chastain is phenomenal at standing by her man Fantastic … Jessica Chastain as Tammy Wynette and Michael Shannon as George Jones in George & Tammy. Photograph: Dana Hawley/AP Chastain as Tammy Wynette and Michael Shannon as George Jones are TV dynamite as the country music stars making love, war and … Continue reading “George & Tammy” review — Jessica Chasten again phenomenal

Best free streaming services

https://www.usatoday.com/story/entertainment/tv/2022/11/03/best-free-tv-streaming-services-peacock-freevee-roku-tubi/8064797001/ The best free streaming services, ranked: Freevee, Roku, Tubi and more Kelly Lawler USA TODAY Ever feel like your streaming TV bill is way too high? As wonderful as the wares are from Netflix, HBO Max, Disney+ and the rest, if you subscribe to all the major paid services, you might wind up paying more than cable. But don't worry, there are … Continue reading Best free streaming services

What a 1985 novel can tell us about life in the 2020s

The movie made from the book is currently viewable on Netflix. http://www.nytimes.com/2022/12/30/books/review/don-delillo-white-noise-today.html ESSAY What a 1985 Novel Can Tell Us About Life in the 2020s: Almost Everything Don DeLillo’s book “White Noise,” newly adapted for the screen by Noah Baumbach, precisely diagnosed the modern condition, Dana Spiotta writes. By Dana Spiotta, Dec. 30, 2022 Noah Baumbach’s … Continue reading What a 1985 novel can tell us about life in the 2020s

Architectural Digest’s take on Lincoln Center’s “stunning” new David Geffen Hall redesign

https://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/inside-lincoln-centers-stunning-new-david-geffen-hall-redesign Inside the Lincoln Center’s Stunning New David Geffen Hall Redesign Diamond Schmitt Architects and Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects have focused the renovation of the New York Philharmonic’s home on experience and inclusion By Elizabeth Fazzare October 12, 2022 Lincoln Center’s modernist trifecta of travertine buildings was originally designed as an acropolis for the performing … Continue reading Architectural Digest’s take on Lincoln Center’s “stunning” new David Geffen Hall redesign