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September 10, 2013

Digital Multiplex: World War Z, Carrie, and More

This week in streaming video, we've got an action-packed zombie flick, a silent film from Spain, and a timely documentary available as brand new releases. Then, Netflix has rolled out a few choice films, including a Brian DePalma horror classic, a blockbuster crowd-pleaser, a dark drama from Darren Aronofsky, and acclaimed films from P.T. Anderson and Francis Ford Coppola. Read on to find out what's available to watch right now. More…

July 25, 2011

Francis Ford Coppola, Val Kilmer, and Dan Deacon talk Twixt

As attendees entered Hall H at Comic-Con on Saturday, they were given strange masks featuring an image of Edgar Allen Poe whose eyes had been replaced by 3D lenses. "For me, I don't like watching 3D movies with 3D glasses," legendary filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola explained to the audience. "Even during Avatar, I'd take them off." Returning to Comic-Con for the first time in 20 years, Coppola offered an unusual look at his latest film Twixt. Spinoff Online was there as the acclaimed director, composer Dan Deacon and star Val Kilmer offered a glimpse at the film and Coppola's offbeat use of 3D. As the presentation began, Coppola explained that the masks would have a role to play in his attempt to push the medium forward. More…

March 25, 2011

Five Favorite Films with Bradley Cooper

Between enjoying his new status as America's number one box-office draw, performing a promotional tour of Europe and acting as the resident celebrity authority on Rotten Tomatoes , Bradley Cooper's been a very busy guy of late. (Insert NZT joke here.) With his techno-thriller Limitless still doing strong business across the US and opening in UK cinemas this week, the actor took time out for a chat, and to run through five of his favorite films. "I?m over the moon that it did well," Cooper says of the unexpected success of Limitless. "It really is a kind of an underdog movie in many ways -- it's a drama, a thriller, it cost 27 million; it's taking a chance of putting me in a lead role. There's a lot of factors that wouldn't point to it being number one. I thought it was gonna be a festival movie, and when [studio] Relativity started to get excited and talk about it in a bigger way, I was nervous -- I never saw this as that kind of shot." Read on for more... More…

January 9, 2009

Five Favourite Films with Golden Globe-Winner Danny Boyle

After sweeping the Critics' Choice Awards this week, visionary and eclectic director Danny Boyle shares his five favourite films with Rotten Tomatoes. As you'd expect from his body of work, they're diverse and disparate. "I've got an odd list," he told RT. "Things like your 'top films' or your 'top end playlist songs' -- these are the things that keep me awake at night." More…

December 12, 2007

Walter Murch on Youth Without Youth: The RT Interview (With Exclusive Photos and Clips!)

This week, Francis Ford Coppola's Youth Without Youth hits theaters in limited release. The tale of a writer who becomes young again after being struck by lightning is a personal one for Coppola, so it's apropos that legendary editor and longtime collaborator Walter Murch helped him realize his vision. More…

August 22, 2007

Total Recall: The Invasion Joins A Long List Of Paranoia Movies

Time will tell if The Invasion is remembered as a movie that captured something about the way we live in the 2000s, but one thing is for certain: It's the latest in a long line of films that attempt to grapple with our collective anxiety in uncertain times. More…