Nick Cave and Warren Ellis Remind Us That “We Are Not Alone”
The song comes from the film “Les Panthère Des Neiges” that’s out digitally on December 17.
Rearview Mirror: “Casino Royale”
At 15, the 007 origin story holds up as the best Daniel Craig Bond movie, as well as one of the high points of mid-’00s action flicks.
The Pop Group Are Still Bending Time on “Y in Dub”
Mark Stewart sets the scene for the recently released dub reimagining of the record helmed by its original producer, Dennis Bovell.
Donald Glover Shares a Characteristically Unsettling Trailer for Season 3 of “Atlanta”
Donald Glover posted the trailer to a new website that’s only operational at night.
John Carpenter Finds Joy in Soundtracking the Gore of “Halloween Kills”
The Master of Horror talks soundtracking the latest installment of the horror franchise he launched over 40 years ago.
Rearview Mirror: “Marie Antoinette”
On its 15th anniversary, we revisit Sofia Coppola’s tale of decadence that favors vibes over morals and parable.
KCRW Announces Audio Documentary Series on Deirdre O’Donoghue
The LA DJ who revolutionized live radio performance is getting a proper audio tribute 20 years after her death.
At the Mouth of the Velvet Goldmine: Todd Haynes Talks New Doc “The Velvet Underground”
Director Haynes goes Underground with a documentary on all things Reed, Cale, Nico, and Warhol.
A Polite Request: Enough with the Diana Stuff
They’re doing you dirty, Diana.
Rearview Mirror: “Zoolander”
It’s no “Josie and the Pussycats,” but the oft-quoted Ben Stiller film sure gave us a laugh when we needed one.
JAY-Z and Kid Cudi Soundtrack the Wild West in “The Harder They Fall” Trailer
Co-produced by JAY-Z, the film is out November 3 via Netflix.
Alana Haim Looks Extremely Cool Starring in Paul Thomas Anderson’s “Licorice Pizza”
The film, which is out later this year, features an ensemble cast including Tom Waits, Benny Safdie, and Maya Rudolph.
Watch the Trailer for Todd Haynes’ Anticipated Velvet Underground Documentary
“The Velvet Underground” is out October 15.
H. Jon Benjamin and Lucky Yates Made Us a Playlist Inspired by Their “Archer” Characters
With the show’s 12th season kicking off tonight, Benjamin and Yates share 19 tracks that define Sterling Archer and Dr. Algernop Krieger.
Joe Keery: Stranger Guy
The co-star of “Stranger Things” and the new Ryan Reynolds arcade-adventure “Free Guy” talks psychedelia, porn staches, and body-painted costumes.
St. Vincent and Carrie Brownstein Fight Over a Rockstar’s Reality in “The Nowhere Inn” Clip
The Bill Benz–directed film is available September 17 through IFC Films.
Rearview Mirror: “30 Minutes or Less”
On its 10th anniversary, we revisit the junior-varsity bro comedy that was almost certainly inspired by an actual gruesome crime.
Rearview Mirror: “Crazy, Stupid, Love”
Revisiting the 2011 rom-com that’s little more than what the title suggests.
Aesthetic Excess and Neglect: On Elder Abuse in George Romero’s “The Amusement Park”
Landing somewhere between horror and educational film, Romero’s recently recovered 1973 feature unfortunately feels very rooted in the reality of late capitalism.
“Zola” Is Much More Than Just “the Twitter Thread Movie” (Although It Doesn’t Need to Be)
How “gimmick” films like “Tangerine” and “Victoria” provided Janicza Bravo’s new movie the shorthand needed to make it great.
Rearview Mirror: “The Hunchback of Notre Dame”
On its 25th anniversary, it’s time to revisit the Disney movie as the dark, twisted, weird-as-fuck animated musical for kids that it is.
In Conversation: Sparks and Director Edgar Wright on the Band’s Long Overdue Documentary
Ron and Russell Mael and “The Sparks Brothers” director talk about their unique place in music, past and present.
New PBS Doc Answers All of Your Questions About LA’s Famous “Dancing Man”
A fixture of the city’s live music scene since the ’70s, Howard Mordoh tells his story in the documentary short.
Barði Jóhannsson’s Inspirations Behind His “Agony” Score
The Icelandic composer made a playlist of film score favs that inspired his work on the new Asia Argento thriller.
Rearview Mirror: “The Mummy”
Revisiting the 1999 himbo adventure classic about white people fucking around with ancient artifacts, which rocks.
Rearview Mirror: “Scream 4”
Looking back on the tired horror-satire 10 years on, and exploring how it anticipates a post–Wes Craven revival of the series.
In Conversation: Jenny Owen Youngs and Kristin Russo on Their Podcast “Buffering the Vampire Slayer”
The duo discuss the genesis of the “Buffy”-themed podcast and their musical-inspired episode, “Once More with Once More, with Feeling.”
Rearview Mirror: “She’s the Man”
Looking back on a (sadly) bygone lit-adaptation teen movie tradition via a staple of the genre that probably couldn’t have been made today.