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The wondrous first teaser trailer for Todd Haynes’s WONDERSTRUCK

Fresh off its debut at the Cannes Film Festival this summer, the first teaser trailer for Wonderstruck, the new film from Todd Haynes (Carol) is here. Merging two worlds in a kaleidoscope set to David Bowie’s “Space Oddity,” the film, based on Brian Selznick’s best seller, follows two children in New York City, Ben in the 1970s and Rose in ...

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Cannes Unveils ‘Wonderstruck,’ the First Oscar Player of the Festival

The 2017 Cannes Film Festival has just kicked off and the new film from Todd Haynes, Wonderstruck, was first out of the gate and gives us the festival’s first Oscar player. The first reviews and reactions were overall positive, if not the glowing and rapturous reviews that greeted Haynes’ Carol two years ago. But, as we saw, the best of ...

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FIRST LOOK: Here is the first clip of ‘Wonderstruck’

The first look at Todd Haynes’ Wonderstruck is here and it’s beautiful. As two boys (Oakes Fegley and Jaden Michael) run through the New York Museum of Natural History (1977 and in color), we cut back to 50 years ago with Millicent Simmonds perusing the same museum. With gorgeous cinematography by Haynes stalwarts Ed Lachman and music by Carter Burwell, it’s ...

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2018 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (April)

After a stellar lineup of Best Actress contenders last year that left us with some shocking snubs like Amy Adams and some great performances that just didn’t click in time (like Annette Bening), 2017 is shaping up to be another very competitive year. But, leave it to Meryl Streep to kick the door down and take her place at the ...

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